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“If by acts of omission or commission the nation is thrown into serious political chaos, the poor and vulnerable including women and children will bear the greatest brunt,” they warned.
Former Democratic Republic of Congo vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba, acquitted last month of war crimes, will return to the country on August 1 ahead of end-year elections, his party announced on Monday.
Nigeria chose one of the world's top international airshows to unveil its plans for a new national flag carrier, with a glitzy launch aimed at attracting foreign investors.
The Senator representing Kaduna North in the National Assembly, Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi, has hinted that he would soon decide whether to remain in the All Progressive Congress or pitch his tent with another political party.
Nigeria’s Ambassador to Uganda, Mr. Nya Asuquo, has declared his intention to contest the governorship seat in the 2019 election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress in Cross River State.
Gabon's President Ali Bongo vowed "radical change in governance" in the coming year and pledged to foster social cohesion among his citizens in his televised end-of-year speech on Sunday.
The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has warned that it will be dangerous to ignore the agitation for restructuring of the country.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, Thursday declared that the current crisis bedeviling Nigeria is because poor governance, nepotism, marginalization and state-sponsored repression continue to do violence to national unity and cohesion.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, has appealed to Nigerians to call on the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, to stop stoking the ambers of disharmony and divisions in the polity with his utterances and wild allegations against members of opposition political parties.
The agency stated this in a communiqué signed on behalf of participants at a recently-concluded Seminar on National Unity and Stability organised in Abuja by the DSS.
US President Donald Trump has been dealt a double blow after developments in two separate cases involving his former close associates.
An All Progressives Congress governorship aspirant in Lagos State, Mr Jide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday said he did not believe a national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, would ask him to back down on his ambition.
Mr Bayo Onanuga, the Managing Director, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), says the anti-corruption crusade being championed by President Muhammadu Buhari is real and yielding results.
One of Lionel Messi's most difficult moments with the Argentina national team was following the loss to Chile in the final of the Copa America Centenario in 2016, according to Elvio Paolorosso, who was the team's strength coach under Gerardo Martino.
Trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed for the week on Friday on a positive note with Nigerian Breweries leading the price gainers.
President Muhammadu Buhari will inaugurate Edo Inland Container Dry Port (Edo-ICD) in December.
The governor of Sokoto state, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has called on religious leaders in the country to stand firmly as a bulwark against vices such as corruption, kidnapping and shedding of innocent blood by not only exposing perpetrators but sanctioning those within their folds.
After going from goofball to Grand Slam champion, Naomi Osaka can follow her historic US Open triumph by becoming Japan's first world number one, predicts Japanese tennis great Kimiko Date.
With his fierce rhetoric and anti-immigration measures, Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban has alarmed critics at home and in Europe, while bolstering his populist domestic support and attracting far-right fans internationally.
The management of the University of Abuja has suspended the Students Union Government (SUG) election indefinitely over incessant violence on campus.