Gunmen suspected to be assasins on Wednesday killed a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Oyo state, Alhaji Babatunde Oreitan. Oreitan, who is one of the leaders of the party in Ona Ara local government, was said to have been killed in the afternoon. Sources said the APC […]

The National Assembly has stopped the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) from procuring helicopters for surveillance owing to the firm’s failure to secure the lawmakers’ approval before advertising to sell the four old and idle ones in the airports. Its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Usman Gur Mohammed […]

Greece’s parliament on Wednesday elected the first woman president in the country’s history, a senior judge with expertise in environmental and constitutional law. A cross-party majority of 261 MPs voted in favour of 63-year-old Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou, parliament chief Costas Tassoulas said. “Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou has been elected president of the republic,” […]

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Kano state, Rabiu Sulaiman Bichi, on Wednesday confirmed his defection from the People Democratic Party, PDP to the ruling APC. Bichi who spoke to this reporter exclusively on phone said, ” we have been negotiating and discussing with relevant stakeholders of […]