Category : International

Jonathan makes case for strong family values at Leadership Summit

1 month ago / 1 comments

Former President Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has made a case for strong family values as a means of building peace and fostering development in our communities and nations.                                 The former … Read more

Ex-President Jonathan emerges Chairman of continental body, tasks AU on minimum standards for appointing election umpires

2 months ago / 8 comments

Former President Dr Goodluck Jonathan has urged African Union (AU) to set minimum acceptable  standards for appointing the leadership of electoral commissions as a means of building citizen confidence and … Read more

S.Africa issues arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe

7 months ago / 1 comments

  South African police said Wednesday that an arrest warrant had been issued for Grace Mugabe, wife of former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, after she allegedly assaulted a model in … Read more

Trump warns Federal Reserve against interest rate hike

7 months ago / 0 comments

  President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged the Federal Reserve, the US central bank, to not make “another mistake” by raising interest rates. “I hope the people over at the … Read more

289 anglophone separatists to regain freedom in Cameroon

7 months ago / 0 comments

  Nearly 300 people who were arrested in connection with Cameroon’s anglophone crisis will be released on Friday, a day after being pardoned by President Paul Biya, the defence minister … Read more

Actress gets $9.5m compensation for sexual harassment

7 months ago / 0 comments

  The investigation of sexual misconduct allegations against former CBS President Les Moonves has revealed that actress Eliza Dushku was paid a confidential settlement of $9.5m from the company, after … Read more

Osinbajo in Germany, says grand corruption Nigeria’s greatest problem

7 months ago / 0 comments

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the problem with Nigeria is not about resources or planning, but the poor management of resources in the past. This was contained in a statement … Read more

Man on death row for 36 years set to be executed

8 months ago / 1 comments

Tennessee was scheduled on Thursday to electrocute a convicted murder who has been on death row for 36 years, renewing debate on the use of the death penalty so long … Read more

Nigeria contributes $710m to ECOWAS, more than 13 countries 

8 months ago / 0 comments

  Nigeria has contributed more money to the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) than 13 other Members states put together in the last 12 years, statistics have shown. … Read more

World Bank to invest $200bn to combat climate change

8 months ago / 0 comments

    The World Bank Group has announced plans to double its investments in the fight against climate change to around 200 billion dollars for more than five years. “Climate … Read more