Atiku Abubakar - Nigeria Politics News Headlines

Atiku Abubakar said: “We must challenge the inadequacies that made us become the global headquarters of extreme poverty; much as we must work hard and fast enough to eliminate the scourge of out-of-school children in the country. These are the challenges that this new decade has thrown at us and we cannot afford to slumber and submit to defeat.”Continue reading

Ble Goude, Ivory Coast News in Politics

“I am quite astonished that a country that is supposed to cooperate with the ICC is not respecting the system,” Ble Goude’s lawyer, Geert-Jan Knoops said. “Once a case is before the ICC, the domestic courts should abstain from prosecution for the same facts.”Continue reading

Isabel dos Santos, Angola News

“I would like to leave a message of tranquillity and confidence to my teams,” Isabel dos Santos tweeted on Monday. “We will continue, every day, in every business, doing our best and fighting for what I believe in for Angola. The road is long, the truth will prevail. United we stand stronger.”Continue reading

Massacre In Burkina Faso - Terrorism

“This barbaric attack resulted in the deaths of 35 civilian victims, most of them women,” President Roch Marc Christian Kabore added on Twitter, praising the “bravery and commitment” of the defence and security forces.Continue reading

Muhammadu Buhari - Nigeria Politics News Headlines

“Due to the recent promotion of some senior officers, it became imperative to deploy them to appropriate appointments to the new ranks. Consequently, the Nigerian Army has just released the postings and appointments of the affected officers. The posting which was approved by the Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen TY Buratai is a routine exercise carried out to reinvigorate the system for greater professional effectiveness/efficiency,” the statement read.Continue reading

Adams Oshiomhole, Godwin Obaseki, Nigerian Politics News

“So, instead of trying to pacify the violent and the lawless just because you want to win elections, Oshiomhole should support the stellar performance being displayed by Governor Godwin Obaseki in Edo State, that way, he will not need the services of his thugs to win the next election.”Continue reading

Oluwaseyi Makinde, Seyi Makinde, Nigerian News

Seyi Makinde: “I want to implore everybody in the state that we give you the assurance that we will act. We do know that people may want to take certain things for granted. They may want to use this law to settle scores, I have seen situation where people wrote frivolous petitions against somebody who they have hatred for, but we will not condone that.”Continue reading