Christmas day becomes a national holiday in Iraq

Iraqi government on Monday, announced the approval to designate Christmas day, 25th December, as official holiday across Iraq. The Cabinet voted to amend the national holidays law in order to…

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Protests in Zamfara state over insecurity

The residents of Tsafe Local Government Area, of Zamfara state on Monday morning barricaded the Gusau-Zaria highway linking the state to Kaduna, Kano, and Abuja in protest over insecurity. Premium…

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Cargo plane crashes in Congo after delivering election materials

After delivering election materials for the upcoming presidential election, the Congolese aviation firm Gomair said its cargo plane which went missing on Thursday had crashed. Gomair’s financial director, Jean de…

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Trump announces US withdrawal from Syria

President Trump Wednesday signalled the defeat of ISIS and the withdrawal of the US military from Syria. Trump said US is in Syria only to defeat the terrorists. We have…

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President Trump urges Federal Reserve against interest rate hike

President Trump Thursday urged the Federal Reserve, the US central bank, to not make “another mistake” by raising interest rates. He wrote, “I hope the people over at the Fed…

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We are subsidizing inefficiency – Peter Obi

The Vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Peter Obi said fighting corruption is not an economic policy. He said this during the Vice Presidential debate organized by…

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Buhari commits to upholding the independence of INEC

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday, assured the nation that the will of the people must always drive the democratic architecture of Nigeria. The president made this known as he launched a…

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