Attahiru Jega, INEC Chairman

Falana Kicks Against Illegality Of Jega’s Terminal Leave

   Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has kicked against what he describes as the illegality of Prof. Attahiru Jega’s terminal leave following rumours the Presidency ... Continue Reading →
Simon Ateba at the Desert Safari In the UAE

How God Works, A Lesson From The New York Times Ownership

  By Simon Ateba/Lagos, Nigeria Life sometimes is full of mysteries. There are people who inherit things they were never part of. See the story of The New York Times for instance. The ... Continue Reading →
Reporters adjust their microphones in expectation of a news conference to be given by Malaysian officials about missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Russia: After Boris Nemtsov’s Assassination, ‘There Are No Longer Any Limits’

   Medics put the the body of Boris Nemtsov, a former Russian deputy prime minister and opposition leader, on a stretcher in Moscow, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. PAVEL ... Continue Reading →

Cameroonians demonstrate against attacks by Boko Haram. Protest organised by a journalist

AP/Yaounde — Thousands of Cameroonian youths marched through the capital Saturday to show support for the military’s battle against attacks by neighboring Islamic extremists.Boko ... Continue Reading →
Attahiru Jega, INEC Chairman

Jonathan shortlists 4 persons to succeed Nigeria election boss, 4 weeks to presidential election

  BY NIYI ODEBODE, JOHN ALECHENU, OLUSOLA FABIYI, FRIDAY OLOKOR AND ADE ADESOMOJU/The Punch NewspaperThe Federal Government might have shortlisted four national commissioners ... Continue Reading →

Nigeriens Posing as Hausa Nigerians Endorse Jonathan 

  By Simon Ateba/Lagos‎Nigeriens residing in Nigeria on Saturday  converged on Asaba, the Delta State capital, in luxury buses to endorse President Goodluck Jonathan, posing ... Continue Reading →
Jonathan and Buhari

Nigeria Election: Questions For Muhammadu Buhari and Goodluck Jonathan 

   By Simon Ateba/Lagos‎ ‎ While President Goodluck Jonathan is playing catch up and receiving most of the blames in this race, sometimes I wonder if many people in ... Continue Reading →
Simon Ateba at the Desert Safari In the UAE

Opinion: Why They Want To Destabilise Nigeria With Boko Haram

  By Simon Ateba/Lagos They want to destabilise Nigeria because they understand that a stable and prosperous Nigeria, with 170 million people trading with the rest of the continent ... Continue Reading →
Attahiru Jega, INEC Chairman

Nigeria Election: 78.9 percent of cards collected. 1.6 million cards not produced yet

  BY OLUSOLA FABIYI/The PunchThe independent National Electoral Commission has put the percentage of Permanent Voters’ Cards collected at 78.93 per cent. This was ... Continue Reading →
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Boko Haram: Thousands of Nigerians in refugee camps in Cameroon

By Moki Edwin Kindzeka/CameroonThe number of Nigerian refugees fleeing to Cameroon to escape Boko Haram terrorism has doubled within the past month. Shown here is a refugee ... Continue Reading →