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2019: Hurdles President Buhari must overcome to win – Asiwaju Tinubu

The APC chieftain noted in Abuja that the impediment to the victory of APC in 2019 is big but not insurmountable.

Join political parties, participate in elections – CAN chief tells Christians

Just like the Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Onaiyekan, the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Samson Ayokunle, has urged Christians to be actively involved in politics.

Iran’s supreme leader blames ‘enemies’ as death toll rises

Iran's supreme leader has blamed external "enemies" for heightening turmoil in the country, as the death toll in ongoing nationwide anti-government rallies has passed 20.

Britain calls for meaningful debate in Iran

Britain called on Iran to engage in meaningful debate about issues raised by protesters, Prime Minister Theresa May’s spokesman said on Tuesday.

Ekiti guber: Governor Fayose’s succession plan unpopular – ex-aide

Chief Segun Akinwumi, Director General/Special Adviser on Procurement Matters to Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State, has resigned his appointment.

2018: National Assembly will be locked up due to crisis – Primate Nathaniel

Founder of The Living Christ Gospel Church Nigeria and Overseas, Primate (Dr) Nathaniel F. Olorunsola, has been publishing his revelations since 1994.

Tanzania threatens to de-register churches that criticise President John Magufuli

Tanzania has threatened to revoke the registration of religious organisations that “mix religion and politics” after a cleric criticised President John Magufuli’s leadership in a Christmas sermon.

Donald Trump ex-campaign manager accused of sexual harassment

A female singer has accused a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump of repeatedly slapping her behind during a party at Washington's Trump International Hotel in November, according to US website Politico.

PDP convention: The aftermath

The election that took place was another night of the long knives. After the macheting, the ego slaying, the marching out, and the intrigues of Caesarian flavour, the PDP was left in a worse state than it had been. It was sad. It was disappointing. It was a big let down.

Corruption undermining Nigerian security – ICPC chief

The Acting chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offenses Commission (ICPC), Bako Abdullahi, has described corruption as an epidemic frustrating Nigerian democracy, saying it has undermined security and erodeD stability.

Presidential age limit law unconstitutional – Yoweri Museveni

Ugandan president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has finally spoken on the controversial age limit debate that months back led to clashes in parliament.

2019: I have electoral map that will return PDP to power – Uche Secondus

One of the national chairmanship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus, has claimed that he has an electoral map that will give his party victory in 2019.

Robert Mugabe: Southern African leaders visit Harare

The political situation in Zimbabwe is attracting regional leaders as Angolan President Joao Lourenco and his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma visits Harare on Wednesday.

Politics shouldn’t be life and death – Ex-President Obasanjo

A former president of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has advised politicians that politics should not be about life and death.

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Let’s not sweep restructuring ‘under the carpet’ – Ex-President Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusengun Obasanjo, has cautioned against hushing the call for restructuring in Nigeria.

Barcelona stay calm after seeing unbeaten run end

Andres Iniesta has insisted that nobody at Barcelona is panicking after the runaway leaders of La Liga saw their long unbeaten run come to an end.

I will visit Kano despite opposition – Senator Kwankwaso

A former Kano State Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has denied media reports that he cancelled his proposed January 30th visit to his state due to illness.

Nigeria’s Nosa Igiebor joins Cypriot club Anorthosis Famagusta

Former Super Eagles’ midfielder Nosa Igiebor has signed for top Cypriot side Anorthosis Famagusta.

I’m not in a hurry to do anything – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has explained the reason why “he is not in a hurry” to take decisions.

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NUJ visits journalists whose wife had quadruplets in Lagos

The Lagos State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Saturday promised to rally support for the set of quadruplets born to Mr and Mrs Peter Ejiofor.

MPC to retain interest rate at 14 percent – Godwin Emefiele

The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has said he expects Monetary Policy Committee, MPC, to retain interest rate at 14 per cent at next week’s MPC meeting.

Chelsea still have much to play for this season – Cesc Fabregas

Chelsea have plenty left to fight for this season despite trailing Premier League leaders Manchester City by a cavernous 16 points, according to midfielder Cesc Fabregas.

NPFL: Referees attacked in two match venues – NRA

The Nigeria Referees Association, NRA, has said its members were attacked in at least two match venues of the Nigeria Professional Football League.

Panel on Adamawa communal conflicts begin sitting

The Adamawa Commission of Inquiry on the recent communal conflicts in Numan and Demsa Local Government areas of the state has commenced public sitting.