Germany wants to rule Europe, again – Polish leader

Polish leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski has accused Germany of wanting to dominate Europe by peaceful means after its failure to do so by military means. "The Germans today want to achieve by peaceful means what they wanted to achieve by military force," Kaczynski declared Saturday during an event in Legnica, in the south of the country. … Continue reading Germany wants to rule Europe, again – Polish leader

Nigerian governors blame the government for impoverishing the masses

The Governors of the 36 states have accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government of failing to address the security challenges crippling economic activities in Nigeria. The governors, under the auspice of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), said the rising level of poverty was a consequence of rampant insecurity in commercial and agricultural activities. They also … Continue reading Nigerian governors blame the government for impoverishing the masses

Trending news in Nigeria 4/12/2022

Good afternoon! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) Peter Obi has finally unveiled his manifesto titled “Obi/Baba-Ahmed Pact with Nigerians.” the Manifesto promises seven key priority areas that he said are needed to jump-start the economy and move the country from consumption to production. 2. The … Continue reading Trending news in Nigeria 4/12/2022

Buhari’s silence after LP Women Leader’s assassination raises concern

Nearly one week after the gruesome murder of the Labour Party women leader, in Kaura Area Council of Kaduna State, Mrs Victoria Chintex, both the Kaduna State Government and the presidency have maintained silence. Victoria Chimtex was gunned down at her residence in Kaura on Monday night by gunmen yet-to-be identified who reportedly broke into … Continue reading Buhari’s silence after LP Women Leader’s assassination raises concern

Minister blames state governors for Nigeria’s economic challenges

The Federal Government has blamed the high poverty rate in the country on the failure of the State Governments to contribute their quota of development responsibilities to the grassroots where the major production activities take place. Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Clement Agba, stated this to State House Correspondents after the week’s … Continue reading Minister blames state governors for Nigeria’s economic challenges

2023 Elections: Ahmed Lawan warns Nigerians against selling votes

Senate President Ahmed Lawan has cautioned Nigerian youths against vote trading in the 2023 elections. Lawan spoke on Thursday when he received members of Polling Unit Ambassadors of Nigerian (PUAN), an election observation group, at the national assembly complex in Abuja. The senate president, who was presented with a red flag against vote buying and … Continue reading 2023 Elections: Ahmed Lawan warns Nigerians against selling votes

Disgruntled Russians mock Putin’s military operation as war with Ukraine drags on and sanctions take a toll

November and December are known as the most depressing months in Moscow. The days are short and dark, and the weather is too cold and wet to be outdoors much but still too warm and rainy to enjoy the real Russian winter. This year, the feeling of melancholy is increased by the sight of shuttered … Continue reading Disgruntled Russians mock Putin’s military operation as war with Ukraine drags on and sanctions take a toll

RUSSIA-UKRAINE WAR: 2 killed in Russian shelling of Kharkiv region

Two people were killed in Russian shelling overnight in Ukraine's Kharkiv region, a senior Ukrainian official said Wednesday. Kyrylo Tymoshenko, deputy head of the Ukrainian President's office, said on Telegram that a residential building, a health clinic and a school were hit in the town of Kupiansk. For months, Russian shelling and missile strikes have targeted … Continue reading RUSSIA-UKRAINE WAR: 2 killed in Russian shelling of Kharkiv region

Nnamdi Kanu demands N20bn compensation from FG, apology from Minister of Justice

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has demanded N20 billion as compensation from the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami. Kanu demanded compensation following alleged defamatory and libellous claims against him. Speaking through his Special Counsel, Aloy Ejimakor, the IPOB leader, said Malami’s claim that … Continue reading Nnamdi Kanu demands N20bn compensation from FG, apology from Minister of Justice

KWANKWASO: Atiku won’t win the 2023 election

The New Nigeria Peoples Party’s presidential candidate, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has taken a swipe at Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, saying any party that can’t control Lagos, Kano, and Rivers states should forget about the 2023 presidential election. Kwankwaso disclosed this on Monday at the commissioning of the Mgbutanwo Internal Roads in … Continue reading KWANKWASO: Atiku won’t win the 2023 election

2023 Elections: Tonto Dike, Funke Akindele and others to contest without Nollywood support

Nollywood stars, entertainers and celebrities appear to have distanced themselves from the political ambitions of some of their colleagues such as Funke Akindele and Tonto Dike. While Funke Akindele was picked as the running mate to the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos State, Tonto Dike was picked as running mate … Continue reading 2023 Elections: Tonto Dike, Funke Akindele and others to contest without Nollywood support

Trending news in Nigeria 19/11/2022

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The United Nations has announced the release of $10.5 million US dollars (about N4.6 billion) for flood response in Nigeria. The UN, in a statement on Friday, said the amount will be used to provide assistance to people affected and left vulnerable by floods across the … Continue reading Trending news in Nigeria 19/11/2022