African Development Bank chief hits back over graft accusations

Abidjan (AFP) - The president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, hit back on Wednesday at accusations of corruption and...

Beware of Sanusi! Lessons for all The Southerners and Middle Belt

To all the Southerners expressing their opinions for or against Sanusi, I say take it easy. Let us siddon, buy popcorn and...

Coronavirus: Don’t shake hands, don’t hug, minister warns Nigerians

The Minister of Interior, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola has cautioned Nigerians to reduce the culture of handshakes and hugs to avoid contracting coronavirus...

Nearly 70,000 people have recovered from coronavirus

As the rate of new cases of the coronavirus continues to climb in the United States, prompting concerns, new data shows that...

Did ‘Space Jam’ Predict the NBA’s Coronavirus Suspension?

When Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said that the NBA suspending the season due to coronavirus seemed like something “out of a movie,” he...

Jihadists Kill, Abduct Dozens in Northeast Nigeria

Jihadists killed at least 30 people and abducted women and children in a raid in northeast Nigeria's restive Borno state, a regional...

Nigerians Describe Horrors of Fulani Atrocities: ‘There is a genocide going...

Nigerians from predominantly Christian tribes in Nigeria visited the United States this week to share how their tribes are now “homeless” and...

Scotland Is Taking Steps Toward Independence Vote: Sturgeon

Scotland is already taking steps to hold a referendum on independence and believes it is a matter of when rather than if...

U.S. Launches The First-Ever International Religious Freedom Alliance

On February 5, 2020, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo launched the International Religious Freedom Alliance (IRF Alliance), “an Alliance of like-minded partners who treasure,...

Reps Reject Innoson Made- in-Nigeria SUVs As Official Vehicles

The House of Representatives, on Wednesday 5 February, exhibited its disdain for made-in Nigeria products as it refused to patronise locally made...

Op-Ed: Now is the time to put climate change on the...

As African heads of State convene at the African Union (AU) Summit, they will discuss the AU 2020 theme: “silencing the guns”. Conflict...

All Across Nigeria, Christians Marched Sunday to Protest Persecution

Having finished his Sunday sermon from Psalm 18 on God as a stronghold who delivers his people from their enemies, Enoch Adeboye...

Crisis In Nigeria: Fulani Group Claims Ownership Of Land From Sokoto...

A little known Fulani group that calls itself the Fulani Nationality Movement, (Funam) may have stoked ethnic nationalism in Nigeria with its...

Nnamdi Kanu Attend Rally With Trump. “Why Was Nigeria Independence Leader...

The leader of a movement to establish an independent state of Biafra in Nigeria was seated in the VIP section of President...

Afenifere: Amotekun Is Battle Won Against Imperial FG

The pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, yesterday declared that the South-west security outfit, Amotekun, was a battle won against the imperial Federal Government,...

Things Fall Apart named one of 12 novels considered the “Greatest...

One of Africa’s literary giants Albert Chinualumogu Achebe passed away in 2013 aged 82 but his works continue to make headlines. Achebe’s...

Haiti Doesn’t Have a Vodou Problem, It Has a Christianity Problem

Taking a page out of the Gospel of Pat Robertson, Chibly Langlois, Haiti’s first Roman Catholic cardinal revealed the “big social problem”...

“The Public Discourse Over Amotekun”. Bola Tinubu Finally Speaks On Amotekun

Former governor of Lagos state and chieftain of the ruling party, APC, Alhaji Ahmed Bola Tinubu, has finally broken his silence on...

Nigerian Expressions; Danfo, Okada, Tokunbo, K-Leg, 25 Others Added In Oxford...

Some words and expressions which evolved uniquely from Nigeria have found its way into mainstream official English language. At least 29 of...

Buried for 50 years: Britain’s shameful role in the Biafran war,...

It is a good thing to be proud of one’s country, and I am – most of the time. But it...