Western Cape High Court ruling legalises private use of dagga (Marijuana)

The so-called dagga couple, Myrtle Clark and Julian Stobbs, says they are happy with the ruling by the Constitutional Court.   The ConCourt has upheld the Western Cape High Court ruling that the private use of dagga is legal.   Clarke and Stobbs were instrumental in that ruling, which states that the possession, cultivation and use of dagga More...

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By Ugwu Lucy On Friday, September 14th, 2018

With Buhari as a Sole Presidential Candidate, APC Is Now Doomed – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) says with the emergence of President Mohammadu Buhari, who has become grossly unpopular among Nigerians and members of the international community, as  it’s sole Presidential More...

By Ugwu Lucy On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Akon, Obasanjo joins Paul Kagame to lead celebrities at gorilla naming ceremony in Rwanda

The gorilla naming ceremony, popularly known as Kwita Izina, is organised by Rwanda Development Board (RDB), and will be held on Friday in Kinigi, at the foothills of the Volcanoes National Park. Senegalese-born More...

By Ugwu Lucy On Monday, September 10th, 2018

President’s recent decision to decline assent to the Bill has no effect whatsoever on INEC’s use of card readers-Garba Shehu

Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to president Muhammadu Buhari, has stated that Presidency rejects allegations of opposition politicians, as well as some newspaper editorial More...

By Matthew Uzokwe On Friday, September 7th, 2018

Fake news is the only weapon the opposition are using to de-market our performing president, says Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says fake news is the only weapon used against a performing government like theirs. The minister said this on Thursday when he visited People’s Daily newspaper in Abuja. Mohammed More...

By Matthew Uzokwe On Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Trump’s chief-of-staff calls him ‘idiot’, book claims

Donald Trump has had a second spat with Google in one week Donald Trump’s chief of staff, General John Kelly, has repeatedly referred to the US president as an “idiot”, it has been claimed.   The More...

By Ugwu Lucy On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

If violence erupts in 2019 election, Buhari, APC Members should be held responsible-USIP Reports

United States Institute of Peace (USIP) has charged Nigerians and the international community to hold President Mohammadu Buhari and the failed Official APC of Nigeria responsible, should there be violence ahead More...

By Ugwu Lucy On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

“I think it’s embarrassing for the country to allow protesters -Trump

“I don’t know why they don’t take care of a situation like that,” Trump said. “I think it’s embarrassing for the country to allow protesters. You don’t even know what side the protesters are More...

By Matthew Uzokwe On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

2019 Election: Nigeria Will Witness Violence, APC May Intimidate Opposition — US Agency

The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) on Wednesday released its electoral violence risk assessment in Nigeria.   The agency suggested possible escalation of electoral violence before the 2019 general More...

By Ugwu Lucy On Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

China’s President Xi Jinping pledges another $60 billion loan for Africa

Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced a $60 billion package of aid, investment and loans to Africa, against a backdrop of growing concern about rising debt distress on the continent. The announcement was More...