by bbcafrica Botswana's former President Ian Khama says he plans to sue the government for defamation after he, other former officials and a South African businesswoman were accused of embezzling billions of dollars. A department investigating state corruption in Botswana alleges...
Obasa, also Chairman, Conference of Speakers State Legislature of Nigeria, made the call in his keynote address at a three-day Budget Retreat for Lagos lawmakers in Abeokuta on Saturday. The theme of the retreat was: “The Imperative of Transformative Governance in Lagos State...
Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State yesterday presented a budget of N1.1trillion for 2020 to the State House of Assembly.The budget, tagged “Budget of Olimpotic Meristemasis”, has a capital expenditure of N911 billion representing 82.8 per cent and a recurrent expenditure of N188 billion, representing...
Vincent Akanmode VOTING, ordinarily, should be a very simple exercise. It should be as simple as choosing the best candidate on the basis of pedigree, achievements or positive personal attributes. But it will not be that simple for the electorate in Kogi State...
BY JULIE PACE, AP Washington Bureau Chief WASHINGTON (AP) — One of former President Barack Obama’s close friends and political allies is running for president. Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announced his campaign on Thursday. Obama and Patrick spoke this week, but the former...