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Opinion: Celebrating Democracy Day with Election Rigmarole
Opinion: Celebrating Democracy Day with ...

Opinion: Celebrating Democracy Day with Election Rigmarole by Femi Aribisal...

What we have in Nigeria is government of the government by the government and for the government. The Nigeria of today is stranger than fiction.  The government has just legally declared June 12 “Democracy Day” and proclaimed that, henceforth, it will be a public holiday when we will... read more »

Boko Haram: 30 Killed in Konduga Following Multiple Suicide Bombings
Boko Haram: 30 Killed in Konduga Followi...

Boko Haram: 30 Killed in Konduga Following Multiple Suicide Bombings

Thirty people were killed late Sunday in multiple suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, emergency services reported, in an attack bearing the hallmarks of the Boko Haram jihadist group. Three bombers detonated their explosives outside a hall in Konduga, 38 kilometres (24 miles) from the Borno state... read more »

Nigeria: Chinedum Orji, Theodore Orji's Son Emerges Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly
Nigeria: Chinedum Orji, Theodore Orji...

Nigeria: Chinedum Orji, Theodore Orji’s Son Emerges Speaker of Abia S...

Hon. Chinedum Orji representing the people of Umuahia Central State Constituency has been elected Abia State House of Assembly Speaker. His is the son of Senator Theodore Orji who was the current governor’s predecessor. His deputy is Hon. Ifeanyi Uchendu representing the people of Ohafia... read more »

Nigeria: Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal Resumes with Garba In for Bulkachuwa
Nigeria: Presidential Election Petitions...

Nigeria: Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal Resumes with Garba In for...

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal resumed sitting on Monday with Justice Mohammed Lawal Garba as the new replacement for Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa. Garuba, who is the Presiding Justice of the Lagos Division appeared during the sitting with a five-man panel as the new chairman of the... read more »

Nigeria: Yobe State Governor Marries 3rd Wife 24 Hours After Swearing In
Nigeria: Yobe State Governor Marries 3rd...

Nigeria: Yobe State Governor Marries 3rd Wife 24 Hours After Swearing In

The newly elected governor of Yobe state, Mai Mala Buni has married a third wife barely 24 hours after he was sworn into office. He got married to Ummi Adama Gaidam, the daughter of Ibrahim Gaidam, the immediate past governor of the state. This means that the past governor handed over to his... read more »

Nigeria: EFCC Denies News of Okorocha's Arrest

Nigeria: EFCC Denies News of Okorocha’s Arrest

Following the news making the rounds regarding the arrest of former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha by operatives of the EFCC, the commission has come out to official deny the... read more »

Breaking News: Rochas Okorocha and Wife Arrested by EFCC Operatives

Breaking News: Rochas Okorocha and Wife Arrested by EFCC Operatives

Barely 24 hours after vacating office as the governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha and his wife have both been arrested by men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Officers... read more »

Nigeria: President Buhari to Attend OIC Summit in Makkah

Nigeria: President Buhari to Attend OIC Summit in Makkah – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja on Thursday to attend the Summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. The 14th session of the Summit... read more »

Nigeria: You were not Brought in to Lose Elections - Senator Lawal Shuaibu to Oshiomhole

Nigeria: You were not Brought in to Lose Elections – Senator Lawal Shuaibu to Oshiom...

Embattled chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress seems to be sinking each day as speculations of his removal as chairman of the party continues to gain momentum. The results of... read more »

World: Want to Lose Money? Put it to Work in Nigeria. - Forbes

World: Want to Lose Money? Put it to Work in Nigeria. – For...

In five years, the Nigeria ETF has blown up, now down over 74.5%. Equity investment between 2013 and 2018 has fallen from around $2.9 billion in 2013 to just $139 million in 2018. Nigeria has... read more »