Tuesday, 30 June, 2020

Day: June 29, 2020


April 8, 2018, I penned a piece in SaharaReporters titled APC Satan PDP Lucifer. I argued in the piece that the two political parties are the same. I said, “A political party is about ideology. The ideology of both parties Read more…


Leader of opposition political party, Build Zimbabwe Alliance’s online petition for state security agents to stop obeying unconstitutional orders, has gained momentum. BAZ leader, Dr Noah Manyika, in his petition says authoritarian regimes cannot transform themselves, urging locals to unite Read more…


The Nigerian Army has been dragged before the Federal High Court, Abuja, over the unlawful arrest and detention of Lance Corporal Martins and his Wife, Mrs Victoria Idakpini. The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, and Attorney-General of the Federation, Read more…


Zimbabwe is among seven countries negatively impacted by stoppage of diamond sales due to the novel Coronavirus leading to an increases in illicit flows and rampant smuggling of the precious gems, a study has shown. Findings of the new study Read more…


The Industrial Court sitting in Yenagoa, capital of Bayelsa State, has ordered the reinstatement of four lecturers demoted by the Federal University of Otuoke in Ogbia Local Government Area. Recall that in 2018 the institution downgraded Prof Steve Nwabuzor from Read more…


The convoy of Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, on Monday killed a bike rider in Katsina State. SaharaReporters gathered that the victim, who was sharing wedding invitations at the time of the accident, died on Read more…


There was a little tension in Ikire town, in Irewole Local Government Council Area of Osun State as a High Court sitting in the town delivers judgement on the faith of Akire of Ikire, Oba Olatunde Falabi. Amiloded gathered that Read more…


The four former Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd’s killing appeared before a judge on Monday, June 29. Tou Thao, J. Alexander Kueng, and Thomas Lane, who are accused of aiding and abetting in Floyd’s death, appeared before Judge Peter Read more…


A group, Sunshine Development Group, on Monday called for the redeployment of Ondo State Commissioner of Police, Mr Bolaji Salami.  The group in a statement in Akure, asked the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to redeploy Salami before the October 10 governorship Read more…


New Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera has named a new government on Monday in which former Nico Holdings managing director Felix Mlusu will assume the role of finance minister, the government said in a statement. Mlusu is a financial executive who Read more…