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 Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has advised Nigerian politicians to always obey orders of all Nigerian courts, and that rather than disobey such orders, aggrieved parties should appeal to a higher court. The sultan, who is also the President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, was […]

Three teachers in Lagos State – Elusaki Iyabo, Ikuseyidunmi Pius and Adeniyi Oluwasegun – have won this year’s President’s Teachers and Schools Excellence Award (PTSEA). A statement yesterday by the Media Coordinator in the state Ministry of Education, Mr Kayode Sutton, announced this in Lagos. According to the statement, the […]