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The US and Nigeria have an opportunity to build stability. Here’s why their leaders should take it

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari was the first African leader with whom President Trump spoke after his inauguration. Monday, the two leaders met again in Washington and expressed their commitment to working together on counter-terrorism, political stability, and economic engagement. This willingness to cooperate is great news–but it’s the actions the …

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Pastor Adeboye Mocks Gov Bello As Melaye Survives Recall

The Twitter account of the Redeemed Christian Church of God’s pastor, Enoch Adeboye, has thrown a shade at Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state following the failed process to recall Senator Dino Melaye. The pastor’s Twitter account subtly inferred that the Kogi state governor won’t be happy with the result …

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Senator Dino Melaye Survives Recall From Senate

The attempt to recall Dino Melaye, a senator representing Kogi west senatorial district, has failed. Out of the 189,870 signatories to the petition to recall him from the upper legislative chamber, only 18,742 were verified by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Saturday.   The verified signatories represent 5.34 …

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“Why We Say We Have Defeated Boko Haram,” – Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has said Boko Haram insurgents strolled into Abuja at will, attacking critical infrastructures, under the administration of former President, Goodluck Jonathan.   He said this while revealing why the current administration said it has defeated Boko Haram.   Speaking with journalists after a …

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NLC Tells Buhari To Declare State of Emergency on Security

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately declare a state of emergency on security in the country, saying the blood of innocent Nigerians were being shed daily without a corresponding action from the Police and the military to tame the monster.   NLC President, …

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