Category: African News

Nigeria: M/Belt vows to reject el-Rufai’s attempts to take away their rights, privileges

Nigeria: M/Belt vows to reject el-Rufai’s attempts to take away their rights, privileges

By Achadu Gabriel, kaduna The Middle Belt Forum (MBF),Kaduna state chapter said the abrogation of indigene/settler dichotomy by Governor Nasir el-Rufai of kaduna state is a deliberate effort targeted at them and to wipeout, eliminate and exterminate their people's rights and privileges. The forum also said the action amounts to a deliberate effort to eradicate, … Continue reading Nigeria: M/Belt vows to reject el-Rufai’s attempts to take away their rights, privileges

Again, ABU staff, wife, daughter kidnapped

Again, ABU staff, wife, daughter kidnapped

By Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Less than 24hours after it's kidnapped student regained freedom, a staff, wife and daughter of the same Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria have been reportedly kidnapped by gunmen.A statement released by Malam Auwalu Umar, Director, Public Affairs Directorate, of the institution, stressed that the incident occurred at about 12:50am on Monday, … Continue reading Again, ABU staff, wife, daughter kidnapped

WHY NNAMDI KANU BIAFRA WILL FAIL LIKE THAT OF OJUKWU

WHY NNAMDI KANU BIAFRA WILL FAIL LIKE THAT OF OJUKWU

One of the most common arguments in favor of studying history, is the famous quote by George Santayana, an American Philosopher, which stated that " Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it” which means that people who do not learn from the mistakes of the past are going to make the … Continue reading WHY NNAMDI KANU BIAFRA WILL FAIL LIKE THAT OF OJUKWU

Sponsoring sports is our culture at GAC

Sponsoring sports is our culture at GAC

Top automobile company, GAC has given assurance that they will keep supporting sporting activities in Nigeria, because it is their culture. General Manager Commercial of GAC Motors, Jubril Arogundade expressed this when fielding questions from newsmen on Saturday in Kaduna, at the maiden Marathon, where his company was one of the sponsors. He explained that … Continue reading Sponsoring sports is our culture at GAC

Breaking: IPOB Leader, Uche Mefor, resigns Floats New Radio Station

Breaking: IPOB Leader, Uche Mefor, resigns Floats New Radio Station

Uche Mefor has resigned as the deputy leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) led by Nnamdi Kanu. Naija News reports that apart from resigning as the IPOB deputy leader, Mefor has also floated a new radio station called: “Biafra Human Rights and Freedom Radio (BHFR)“. The development is coming after Naija News had earlier reported that there seems to be a … Continue reading Breaking: IPOB Leader, Uche Mefor, resigns Floats New Radio Station

Several teachers kidnapped in restive Cameroon region

Teachers taken from a school in Kumbo in western Cameroon region gripped by separatist armed uprising, teachers’ union says. Several teachers have been kidnapped from a school in a western Cameroon region gripped by years of armed uprising by anglophone separatists, a local teachers’ union said. Armed men raided the local presbyterian primary and secondary … Continue reading Several teachers kidnapped in restive Cameroon region

‘The last red line’: Ethiopia nears civil war as PM orders military into restive Tigray region

Members of the police in Tigray, a restive region of Ethiopia Ethiopia’s Nobel Peace Prize-winning prime minister on Wednesday ordered the military to confront the country’s Tigray regional government after he said it carried out a deadly attack on a military base overnight, citing months of “provocation and incitement” and declaring “the last red line … Continue reading ‘The last red line’: Ethiopia nears civil war as PM orders military into restive Tigray region

Egypt’s Sisi expected to be real winner as Egyptians begin voting for parliament

Egyptians began voting Saturday in the first stage of a parliamentary election, a vote that is highly likely to produce a toothless house of representatives packed with supporters of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. The elections are taking place as the Arab world’s most populous country faces a slight increase in coronavirus cases, with authorities warning that a … Continue reading Egypt’s Sisi expected to be real winner as Egyptians begin voting for parliament

Alpha Condé wins  another election again in Guinea

Guinea's president Alpha Condé Guinea's President Alpha Condé has won 59.49 percent of votes in a hotly contested election where he sought a controversial third term, according to provisional results announced by the country's electoral authority Saturday. His main rival, opposition politician Cellou Dalein Diallo -- who claimed victory before the publication of the results -- received … Continue reading Alpha Condé wins  another election again in Guinea