PICTURES: President Muhammadu Buhari Meets With Service Chiefs At Aso Rock

By Adenike Lucas Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari met with service chiefs at the Aso Rock Villa today. Among the attendee were the Minister of Defence, retired Brig. Mansur Dan-Ali and the National Security Adviser (NSA), retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno. Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin; Chief of Army Staff, Major-Gen. Tukur Buratai; Chief … Continue reading PICTURES: President Muhammadu Buhari Meets With Service Chiefs At Aso Rock

Catalan Leader Suspends Declaration Of Independence To Allow Dialogue

By Christian Smith Carles Puigdemont, the Catalan president has refused to rule out declaring independence of the state today. In a speech delivered in Barcelona, Mr Puigdemont said the relationship with Spain was "unsustainable," however, instead of announcing a unilateral declaration of independence as expected by many following a 90 percent ballot on October 1, … Continue reading Catalan Leader Suspends Declaration Of Independence To Allow Dialogue

NASA Presidential Candidate Ralia Odinga Pulls Out Of October 26 Re-election Citing “Illegalities”

By Christian Smith  Raila Odinga, the presidential candidate for NASA and his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka have withdrawn from the October 26 re-election, citing "illegalities." Mr Odinga, whose legal challenge led the Court to nullify the August 8 elections noted that proponents of an election without reforms are saying “bora uchaguzi” (any election will do). But, … Continue reading NASA Presidential Candidate Ralia Odinga Pulls Out Of October 26 Re-election Citing “Illegalities”

Two Suspected Cases Of Monkey Pox Recorded In Lagos

By Christian Smith Two suspected cases of monkey pox were recorded in Lagos state on Monday.  Jide Idris, the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, who disclosed this information at a news conference, said the two suspected cases were currently being investigated in the state. “Though no confirmed case has been recorded," he said, there is … Continue reading Two Suspected Cases Of Monkey Pox Recorded In Lagos

N’Golo Kante, Luis Suárez Battle For 2017 Ballon D’Or

By Christian Smith Chelsea midfielder N'golo Kante has been included in the 2017 Ballon d’Or shortlist.  The French man has helped two different club win the premier league title. He joins the likes of Christiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Luis Suárez and Neymar, on the 30-man shortlist, which is judged by a panel of journalists. Ronaldo, the current … Continue reading N’Golo Kante, Luis Suárez Battle For 2017 Ballon D’Or