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Kinfe Dagnew, a Brigadier General in Ethiopia’s army, was detained near the northwest town of Humera, close to the border with Sudan and Eritrea, state-run broadcaster EBC said. Footage showed him surrounded by soldiers.
Ballot snatching and buying, underage and multiple voting, falsifying results and the suppression of turnout in opposition areas are among the abuses the National Assembly is trying to tackle with new legislation.
Former Nigeria President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo equally hinted that Nigeria ought to have ceased to exist owing to “many mistakes that have been made, but God did not allow such calamity to befall the country”.
“The Palermo conference is a fundamental step in the goal of stabilising Libya and for the security of the entire Mediterranean”, Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said this week.
The bid by Omosede Igbinedion, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for Ovia Federal Constituency, Edo State to seek re-election appeared slimmer by the day as hundreds of her supporters from the area abandoned her and defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Mr Adesina, in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday, quoted president Muhammadu Buhari as saying: “We are trying to organise the country. The extent of mismanagement we met when we came was mind-boggling.