Sunday, September 22, 2019

Pay only genuine farmers

The pledge to begin paying farmers in the North Rift from tomorrow for their maize delivered to the National Cereals and Produce Board...

Bishops call for peaceful poll, despite turmoil in Cameroon

As Cameroon heads to the polls on October 7, while the country is experiencing serious turmoil, a secessionist uprising to the west, Boko...

Inconclusive elections in the eyes of legal heads

TOBI AWORINDE and WILLIAMS BABALOLA examine the legal ramifications of inconclusive elections, which have pervaded the Nigerian electoral system over the last seven...

Helping the UN to help Nigeria

Sonala Olumhense First, I commend the improved quality of President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech in the general debate of the 73rd United Nations General Assembly...

Photos from burial of Baba Ari, Nigerian pilot who died in NAF aircraft crash

The burial ceremony of Baba Ari, the Nigerian pilot who died in NAF aircraft crash yesterday in Abuja, has been held.The burial ceremony of...

Fewer tourists visiting Rwanda's gorillas

Kigali, Rwanda: Gorilla tourism is an important income source for Rwanda, but visitors numbers are dwindling and operators are pointing blame at a recent...

Airforce Acquires 31 Aircrafts, As Alpha Jet Destroys Boko Haram Hideout

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has acquired 31 brand new aircraft and reactivated 13 others in the last three years, the Chief of...

Dogara mourns Hon. Funke Adedoyin

says she was a vibrant lawmaker, public servantBy Levinus NwabughioguABUJA – Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara,...

2019: Why I want to be re-elected – President Buhari

Share Tweet Share Share Email President Muhammadu Buhari has told Nigerians living in the United States and Canada that if he wins next year’s election and spends another...

It will take miracles to repair the ruling Jubilee Party brand

Dismas MokuaHe has little regard for the Washington establishment. He has thrown away the rule book. He is unpredictable. His leadership is characterised...

Addressing NDC delegates, Mahama slams Akufo-Addo over hardships

news Former President John Mahama has blasted President Nana Akufo-Addo over prevailing economic condition in the country, saying it is unacceptable.Mr Mahama, speaking to...

Family of 9 wiped out by gunmen

news Unknown gunmen have killed a family of nine in the Nigerian city of Jobs, authorities say.The incident, said to have occurred Thursday evening,...

Oshiomhole: Why Aisha Alhassan was disqualified from APC guber primary

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says Aisha Alhassan was disqualified from contesting the Taraba governorship primary over anti-party...

Police Issue Assassination Alerts To Ministers, VIPs

Share Tweet Share Share Email Follow @chimpreports Uganda police force has issued assassination warning alerts to ministers and other very important persons...

Building bridges initiative risks being a tragic stillbirth

We live in a shouting world, full of sound and rage. People scream at you instead of driving home their points with cool...

International Mercenaries in Kenya Over Joe Jowie's Arrest

Two groups of mercenaries from abroad are reported to have pitched camp in Kenya over the arrest of Joseph Irungu alias Joe Jowie...

APC presidential primaries: 'Buhari expects 16m votes in primaries'

If all the people that registered as APC members went out and voted yesterday, President Muhammadu Buhari would go home with no fewer...

How APC bagged Osun

The ruling APC, which narrowly lost the Osun State gubernatorial election, bounced back after a rerun that it won with a landslide. Before...

Why Shittu, Mama Taraba were disqualified – Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday spoke on the reasons why the Minister of Communications,...

What should worry Ruto ahead of 2022 polls

Does William Ruto intend to win the presidency in 2022? From the look of things, it appears that the Deputy President may have...

Ethiopia's deadly violence show the fragility of a nation in democratic transition

Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed’s reformist agenda is facing a major test.In recent days, Addis Ababa has experienced violent unrest that has led...

Presidential ticket: David Mark speaks on PDP 'exploding' after primaries

Former Senate President, David Mark, has given a clear picture of how the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will stand if he fails to...

Liberia court orders more than 30 ex-cbank officials arrested over missing cash

MONROVIA, (Reuters) – A Liberian court has issued arrest warrants for more than 30 former central bank officials in connection with $104 million...

My many tours are about development, DP Ruto says

Deputy President William Ruto on Friday told his opponents that his frequent tours around the country have nothing to do with 2022 politics.Contrary...

Some billions allegedly disappear from Benue's N14.9bn Paris Club refunds

The Governor Samuel Ortom-led government of Benue State has alerted of an alleged disappearance of N4 billion...

AG charges alleged OLF operatives for explosives attack

The attack was said to be an assassination on the life of PM Abiy Ahmed (PhD) The Federal Attorney General has instituted charges against...