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African Millennials: Steering a New Direction in the Electoral Process

By Smart Emuoborsan A genuinely inclusive society needs to ensure that its youth participate in all its affairs, that young people’s views are included in development policies and that young people develop leadership skills. In...

The “Father of Corruption” John Dramani Mahama and Jobs in Ghana

Ghanaians will go to the polls on November 7, 2016 to decide their nation’s fate. The general election in Ghana will be held to elect a president and members of parliament. The two round system also...

Pro Democracy Group Wants President Buhari to Investigate Human Rights Abuses

A Kaduna based group under the auspices of Democracy Dividends Development Initiatives urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently commence investigation on the state of human rights abuses in the last one year and take...

The Amnesty Program in Nigeria is Fraudulent – Itsekiri Leader, Chief Ayiri Emami

The Itsekiri are an ethnic group in Nigeria's Niger Delta area, Delta State. Itsekiri Leader and Chair for the Itsekiri Regional Development Council, IRDC, Warri, Delta State; Chief Ayiri Emami has described the federal government's...

Niger Delta Militants Blows Up Oil Facilities In Ogor-Oteri, Delta State

The Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, on Tuesday, have blown up another oil facility belonging to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) at Ogor-Oteri in Ughelli the northern Local Government Area of Delta State. This latest development...
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Video: Bitter Internal Battle Between Oliseh and NFF after Youtube Tirade

After a dismal performance at the 2016 African Nations Championship where the Home Based Super Eagles crashed out in the group stage of the competition, despite winning their first game 4 - 1 against...

Explainer: Why have terrorists decided to target Francophone Africa?

On March 13, 2016 Al Qaeda’s North African affiliate claimed responsibility for an attack on an Ivory Coast Beach resort, this comes after attacks in Mali, Cameroon, and the Burkina Faso hotel bombing. But why?...

To Impeach or Not to Impeach…Zuma and His Presidential Woes

South Africa's parliament will open debate Tuesday on an opposition motion to impeach President Jacob Zuma for violating the constitution. The Constitutional Court ruled last week that Zuma "failed to uphold, defend, and respect the...

Wakaabout Series: Tourism for Nigeria is a Priority

As an award-winning travel journalist and blogger Pelu Awofeso has been to 36 states in Nigeria. His journeys around the country have always led him to the same resolve - there is really so...

Genocide in Nigeria: Fulani Herdsmen or Fulani Hard men?

Different views become relevant while describing the issues surrounding the killing of herdsmen by herdsmen in the villages of Nigeria. For centuries in Nigeria and West Africa the Fulani herdsmen and their families have roamed...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...