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Ex-Liberia President Charles Taylor to stay in UK prison

  Taylor was transferred to the UK in 2013 CHARLES TAYLOR TRIAL Charles Taylor: Preacher, warlord, president 26 September 2013 Q&A: Trying Charles Taylor 26 September 2013 The charges against Charles Taylor 8 February 2011 Image gallery In pictures: Charles Taylor’s rebellions 26 September 2013 Ex-Liberian President Charles Taylor has been ordered to serve the […]

Bird Flu: All Eyes On Nigeria? – By Ugochukwu Ejinkeonye

By Ugochukwu Ejinkeonye | Lagos, Nigeria | March 27, 2015 – Recently (January 2015), Nigeria ’s Minister of Agriculture, Akinwumi Adesina,  confirmed the outbreak of bird flu in eleven states of the federation. The states affected are Kano, Lagos , Ogun, Rivers, Delta, Edo , Plateau, Gombe, Imo, Oyo and Jigawa states. Not many Nigerians even heard of the […]

FG floods states with soldiers as IG redeploys DIGs, CPs

Soldiers in a show of strength on Oyemekun Road in Akure, Ondo State … on Thursday. | credits: Goke Famadewa Preparations for tomorrow’s presidential and National Assembly elections heightened across the states and the Federal Capital Territory on Thursday with more sensitive and non-sensitive electoral materials sent to Local Government Areas by state offices of […]

Lokoja-Abuja road blocked as Abuja residents leave in droves (once again, is it war or elections?)

The Lokoja-Abuja Expressway was on Friday at a standstill for many hours as voters make their way from the Federal Capital Territory to various parts of the country for the March 28 poll. The Lokoja end of the road, our correspondent observed, was blocked for more than 10 hours with men of the Federal Road […]

Police plan arrest of El-Rufai, others, APC alleges

Nasir El-Rufai The All Progressives Congress Campaign Council in Kaduna State on Friday alleged that the State Police Command has perfected plans to arrest its governorship candidate, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, and some other key members in the state. Other key figures of the APC to be arrested by the police, according to the party’s campaign […]

Pre Election Speech: Jonathan vows to deal with trouble makers

NATIONAL BROADCAST BY PRESIDENT GOODLUCK EBELE JONATHAN, GCFR ON THE 2015 GENERAL ELECTIONS,FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 2015 Dear Compatriots, As we prepare to go to the polls tomorrow, I have come before you this morning to express my immense appreciation for the opportunity you gave me to lead this great nation of ours in the past […]

Elections: Don’t announce fake results, APC warns

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned those who may be planning to thwart the will of the people, by announcing cooked up result of Saturday’s general elections and then unleashing armed troops against those who may protest the fake result, to desist from such an anti-democratic and anarchic plot. In a statement in Lagos, […]

Emir urges politicians to accept election results in good faith

The Emir of Wamba in Nasarawa State, Alhaji Musa Nagogo, on Thursday urged politicians to accept the outcome of the March 28 and April 11 elections in good faith. Nagogo made the call during an interview with newsmen at Wamba Local Government Area, Nasarawa State. “Leadership as an act of God; God gives power to […]

Edo Prostitutes’ comment: Activists berate Aisha Buhari

  advertisement         Concerned Nigerian gender activists have called on the women of Edo State to forgive the unguarded comments credited to Mrs. Aisha Buhari, wife of the APC Presidential Candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari. Mrs. Buhari had in a campaign rally for her husband’s presidential bid in Edo State over the weekend, […]

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