Akufo-Addo sworn in as president of Ghana

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of New Patriotic Party has been sworn in as the president of the Republic of Ghana. He was led by the Chief Justice, Theodora Georgina Wood to take the oath of...

Vladmir Putin directly ordered influence of presidential elections to hurt Clinton & help Trump-...

The United States Office of National Intelligence on Friday released a full declassified report revealing that Russia's president Vladmir Putin ordered an "influence campaign" that had only one mission in mind- to favour Donald Trump...

Swiss court rejects lawsuit against FIFA over 2022 World Cup in Qatar

The commercial court of Zurich on Friday rejected a claim lodged by a group of trade unions over the working conditions in the Qatar ahead of the 2022 World Cup. The suit was filed by...

Official statement: Pastor Adeboye ceases to be Overseer of RCCG, Nigeria

Read the statement below... Pastor E. A Adeboye ceases to be Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Nigeria.  During the Ministers Thanksgiving Service on the 7th January, 2017, Pastor E.A. Adeboye broke the news to...

Pastor Adeboye retires as RCCG General Overseer

•Names Obayemi as successor The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye has retired. Pastor Adeboye, on Saturday named a new General Overseer, GO, Pastor J.O Obayemi, as his...

Coca-Cola sued for misleading people over health risks of soft drinks

Coca-Cola Co and the American Beverage Association trade group were sued on Wednesday for allegedly misleading consumers about the health risk of consuming sugary beverages. The case was filed in federal court in Oakland, California,...

The Federal Executive Council FEC, yesterday approved a N4.6 billion contract for the purchase...

The Federal Executive Council FEC, yesterday approved a N4.6 billion contract for the purchase of fire fighting equipment. Speaking to statehouse correspondents after the meeting, Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazzau, said the last time...

Federal Executive Council approves N4.6 billion contract for purchase of fire fighting equipment

The Federal Executive Council FEC, yesterday approved a N4.6 billion contract for the purchase of fire fighting equipment. Speaking to statehouse correspondents after the meeting, Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazzau, said the last time...

Army arrests 2 Boko Haram LG bosses

Maj. General Leo Irabor: announces the arrest of council bosses Two council officials with alleged links with Boko Haram insurgents have been arrested in Borno State. They are Alhaji Shettima Lawan, chairman of Mafa Local Government...

BRISIN flagoff delay unhealthy for governance, development  -Anthony Uwa

By Remi Adebayo. Delay on the implementation of the Basic Registry and Information System in Nigeria, BRISIN in Nigeria has been described as major challenge against efforts by government to conclude its programmes. Dr Uwa Anthony...

Self-exiled opposition leader declares candidacy for DRC’s 2017 election

Ismail Akwei An opposition leader of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Moise Katumbi, has declared his candidacy for the country’s presidential election agreed to be held in 2017. He declared his intention days after the country’s...

Nigerian Army bans officers, soldiers from posting videos and pictures on social media

Authorities of the Nigerian Army yesterday banned its officers and soldiers on duty from posting videos and photos. The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 1 Division Mechanized Army, Major-General Adeniyi Oyebade, gave the warning on behalf...

Photos: Minister of Environment and UN deputy Secretary General designate, Amina Mohammed, welcomed at...

Amina Mohammed was received alongside the UN secretary general, Antonio Guterres, at the United Nations Headquarters in New York yesterday Jan. 3rd. Amina was chosen to become the 9th UN Deputy Secretary General last...

Libya’s HIV patients bear the brunt of drug shortages despite WHO support

The conflict in Libya has created a rippling effect on medical services causing general drug shortage including anti-retroviral (ARV) drugs for HIV patients. Libya has 6,330 registered HIV patients as at 2016 and they depend...