Friday, 30 October, 2020

Day: October 7, 2020


A group of Zanu-PF activists who turned violent Sunday and assaulted police officers during a tempestuous party primary election in Kwekwe Tuesday appeared in court facing public violence charges. They are Zvidzai Maisva (34) Burden Mawire (35), Amon Mutondorwa (34), Read more…


Youths in Osun State have trooped out to join the nationwide #ENDSARS protest. The youth joined the three-day protest to push for the scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force. The call came following recent clamour Read more…


Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala along with South Korea’s Yoo Myung-hee are widely reported to have been selected as the finalists in the contest to lead the World Trade Organization . The two edged out three other candidates, including Kenya’s Amina Mohamed. Read more…


The Lagos State Government has called on residents of the state to act in an environmental-friendly way so as to avoid flooding in the city. Corps Marshal of the Lagos Environmental Sanitation Corps, CP Gbemisola Akinpelu (Retd), made the call Read more…


The Civil Society Network Against Corruption has said that Nigerians are anxious to know the outcome of the report of the Justice Ayo Salami-led Presidential Investigative Panel set up by government to probe the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic Read more…


Lilongwe — United Kingdom (UK) has committed an extra £10.8m (approx. K11 billion) to support Malawi in tackling serious and organised corruption. The UK’s Minister for Africa, James Duddridge, made the announcement after his audience with President Dr Lazarus Chakwera Read more…


The Borno state government on Wednesday October 7, announced that basic and senior secondary schools will reopen in the state on October 25, months after being closed down due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  In a statement signed by Director of Schools Management Usman Read more…


Desperate to appear as a saint after embezzling millions of naira from the Lagos State House of Assembly treasury, Speaker of the parliament, Mudashiru Obasa, is pushing to establish an anti-corruption commission in Lagos. The bill, which is to be Read more…


Sam Adeyemi Senior Pastor of Daystar Christian Centre, Sam Adeyemi, has said that Nigerians’ lives might not improve if the country finally breaks up or restructures. According to Adeyemi on his verified Twitter handle, the culture of leadership that makes Read more…


Lilongwe — Despite several strides, to have equal access to land ownership between women and men, Malawi is yet to breakthrough in the land equality drive. Women in the country continues to be victims of land grabbing among others in Read more…

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