Paris Olympics: Nigeria Basketball Team Set Up Training Camp In Ghana, USA 

By Victor Kanayo Team Nigeria women Basketball will ahead of the 2024 Paris Olympics, set up…

Kenya Raises Flood Alert Amid Deadly Rains, Mass Displacement

By Ebi Kesiena Kenyan Red Cross Society reports that flooding has claimed the lives of 38…

Ex-Nigerian Aviation Minister, Sirika Arrested

By Enyichukwu Enemanna Hadi Sirika, a former Nigerian Minister who served in the Aviation Ministry under…

Nigeria’s Civil Aviation Authority Reveals Cause Of Dana Air Crash

By Emmanuel Nduka The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, (NCAA) has said a retraction of the Nosewheel…

Zambia Considers Power Import As Key Sectors Come Under Threat

By Enyichukwu Enemanna Authorities in Zambia on Monday said it is considering to import power in…

Sudan: Military Downs Drones Targeting Its Headquarters

By Enyichukwu Enemanna Sudan’s army on Tuesday used anti-aircraft missiles to shoot down drones targeting its…

Inter Milan Dethrone Napoli, Grab 20th Serie A Title

By Victor Kanayo Inter Milan have sealed the Serie A title after beating AC Milan 2-1…

Jimoh Ibrahim, 1 Other Join 3 APC Aspirants To Petition Ondo Primary

Senator representing Ondo South Senatorial District, Jimoh Ibrahim and Engr. Folakemi Omogoroye, both who lost in…

US Initiates Talks with Niger on Troop Withdrawal Amidst Regional Security Concerns

By John Ikani The United States and Niger are in talks regarding the withdrawal of over…

Tanzania: World Bank Suspends $150m Financing Tourist Initiative

By Ere-ebi Agedah Imisi The World Bank has suspended funding for a tourism project in Tanzania…

NCDMB Lauds SNEPCO, Bayelsa Govt, As Digital Library Is Inaugurated At Niger Delta University

By John Ikani The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Felix Omatsola…

Kenya To Overtake Angola As Sub-Saharan Africa’s Fourth Largest Economy – IMF

By John Ikani Kenya is set to surpass Angola as the fourth-largest economy in sub-Saharan Africa…

Edo Poll: Group Slams Edo LP, Commends INEC Over Candidates’ List

A youth group within the Labour Party (LP) in Edo State under the umbrella of ‘Shine…

Nigeria: Ex-Governor Accused Of Graft Cites Fear Of Arrest As Reason For Absence In Court

By Enyichukwu Enemanna Yahaya Bello, the immediate-past Governor of Kogi State, North Central Nigeria, who is…

JUST-IN: Ex-Deputy Speaker Ihedioha Quits PDP

A former deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, has resigned his membership…

Ondo: APC Receives 3 Petitions Over Party Primary

Three aspirants have petitioned the Appeal Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) set up by…

Court Vacates Order Suspending Ganduje As APC National Chairman

A Kano State High Court, presided over by Justice Usman Na’abba, has vacated an order suspending…

Senator Ningi’s Suspension: Atiku Tasks NASS, Others On Integrity

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said the interest of Nigerians would be better served if…

JUST IN : Dana Aircraft Crash-lands In Lagos

By Lucy Adautin  A Dana Air aircraft crash-landed at Lagos’ Murtala Muhammed International Airport on Tuesday…

Tensions In Middle East Propel Brent Crude Prices

By Lucy Adautin Recent surges in Brent crude futures, reaching $87.26 per barrel, have been driven…

Edo Guber: Campaigns Kick Off Wednesday

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has announced the publication of the final list of candidates for…

Bayelsa: Tribunal Reserves Judgment In Sylva’s Petition Against Diri

Bayelsa State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal has reserved judgement in the case filed by the candidate…

Kenyan Authorities To Extradite Binance Executive To Nigeria

By Ebi Kesiena The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Interpol, and Kenyan police are reportedly…

Portuguese Firm Discovers Oil Field Worth 10 Billion Barrels Off Namibia

By Ebi Kesiena Portuguese oil company Galp Energia has made headlines after discovering an oil field…

Nigeria: Confusion As NFF Delays Appointment Of Super Eagles’ Coach 

By Victor Kanayo There is continued uncertainty over the appointment of a new Super Eagles coach…

Nigerian Woman Wins 2024 Para Badminton Int’l Championship

By Victor Kanayo Nigerian Para Badminton star, Mariam Eniola Bolaji, has emerged winner of the women’s…

Nigeria: NCDMB, SON Lead Federal Government Agencies In Efficiency, Transparency Ranking

By John Ikani The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Standards Organisation of…

Ghana: Advocates Seek Collaborative Action To Tackle Mercury Pollution

By Ere-ebi Agedah Imisi In commemorating international earth day, Pure Earth Ghana, a non-profit organization, has…

Chinese Supermarket In Abuja Shuts Down

By Lucy Adautin An Abuja-based Chinese supermarket, previously embroiled in controversy over alleged discrimination against Nigerian…

Nigeria: Court Frees Ex-NIMASA DG, Akpobolokemi, 1 Other Of N8.5BN Fraud

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, has discharged and acquitted former Director-General of the Nigerian…

UK Deportation Flights To Rwanda Leaving In Ten Weeks – Sunak

By Enyichukwu Enemanna British Prime Minister on Monday promised that deportation flights of asylum seekers to…

Mayweather Loses Cancer Battle, Dies

By Victor Kanayo Floyd Mayweather’s Uncle and trainer, Roger Mayweather has passed on. According to reports,…

Nigerian Leader Proffers Establishment Of Regional Standby Force To Fight Terrorism

By Enyichukwu Enemanna In response to the threat of terrorism and the ones that could emerge…

600 Million Africans Without Electricity: What Hope For Industrialisation?

By Enyichukwu Enemanna Electricity has been identified as one of the critical components to drive Industrialisation…

South-South APC Confident Of Victory In Edo Governorship Election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in the South South Zone has said it is confident of…

North Central Stakeholders Demand Return Of APC National Chairman Slot

A group known as Concerned Stakeholders in the All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on President…

Yahaya Bello: Observe Rule Of Law, AYCF, NEN Tell EFCC

The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum (AYCF) and the Northern Emancipation Network (NEN) have called on the…

‘Be Wary Of Opposition Elements In Your Govt’

The Northern Stakeholders Consultative Forum (NSCF) has urged President Bola Tinubu to be mindful of those…

Northern Elders Are Not Paperweight – Marafa

An All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain and coordinator of the Tinubu/Shettima 2023 Presidential Campaign in Zamfara…

Ondo APC Primary: Oke Supporters Protest, Say Exercise Is Daylight Robbery

Supporters of Chief Olusola Oke (SAN), a governorship aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the…

Bomi Gulu Charges PDP On Cohesion, Laud Outcome Of NEC Meeting

A national chairmanship aspirant of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) from Niger State and a former Governorship…

Marafa Tackles Matawalle, Says Tinubu Needs Loyalty, Not Sycophancy

A leading and founding member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and coordinator of the Tinubu/Shettima…

Ondo APC Gov’ship Primary A Huge Charade, Says PDP

Following the controversies that trailed the governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in…

Who Is The Authentic ‘Landlord’ In Rivers

Since 1999, Rivers State has succeeded in projecting itself onto national politics, particularly during presidential elections…

Anti-party: PDP Says It Won’t Sanction Wike, Others Based On Mob Action

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it will not succumb to mob action mentality to…

Ondo APC Primary: Angry Party Members Beat Commissioner Over Result Sheets

Irate members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at Ugbo Ward 3, Ilaje local government area…

Nigerian Breaks World Record In Chess Marathon 

TundeBy Victor Kanayo A Nigerian, Tunde Onakoya, early Saturday morning broke the world record for the longest continuous…

Research & Development Directors From APPO Member Countries Meet In Angola

By Lucy Adautin  On Friday, directors of Research and Development centers from African Petroleum Producers’ Organization…

JPMorgan Raises Caution On Phasing Out Fossil Fuels, Calls for ‘Reality Check’

By Lucy Adautin  JPMorgan has cautioned that the world requires a “reality check” regarding its transition…

UK Initiates eVisa Implementation For Foreigners, Ditching Physical Immigration Documents

By Lucy Adautin The British government has commenced the digitalization of its immigration system by inviting…

US Vetoes Palestine’s Request For Full UN Membership

By Henry Nwaneri The United States has vetoed a widely supported resolution to grant Palestine’s request…

Kenya Enters 3 Days Of National Mourning As Helicopter Crash Claims Lives Of Defense Chief, Senior Officers

By Lucy Adautin Kenya’s defense chief and nine other high-ranking officials tragically lost their lives in…

Nigeria: Former Governor Declared Wanted, Placed Under Watchlist Over N80bn Fraud

By Lucy Adautin The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has placed former Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya…

Rush To Arrest Yahaya Bello Suggests Political Persecution – CSOs

Activists under the aegis of Anti-corruption Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have said the rush by the…

Akpabio Seeks Parliamentary Collaboration With Serbian Legislature

President of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio, has called for parliamentary collaboration between the Nigerian Parliament and…

Iran Activates Air Defenses In Response To Suspected Israeli Strike

By Lucy Adautin In the early hours of Friday, Iran’s air defenses engaged incoming targets amidst…

Ondo: YPP Picks Ex-students Leader As Governorship Candidate

The Young Progressives Party (YPP) has offered a free nomination form to John Akinmurele, a former…

Ganduje’s Purported Suspension Won’t Affect Ondo Primary Election, Others – APC

All Progressives Congress (APC) has said the purported suspension of its national chairman, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje,…

Ondo Poll: Protesters Storm APC Secretariat, Ask Ganduje To Step Aside

Some concerned Nigerians have asked chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Abdullahi Ganduje,…

Yahaya Bello: Court To Rule On Substituted Service April 23

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has adjourned till April 23 for ruling on the application by…

We’ve Not Suspended Kano Governor, Says NNPP

The New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) has said its only governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf of Kano…

Party Crisis… For Now, Damagum Remains Our Chairman – PDP NEC

After a week of intense politicking, embattled acting national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ambassador…

Poll: I’m Ready To Address Challenges In Edo, Says AA Candidate

The Edo State governorship candidate of Action Alliance (AA), Prince Tom Iseghohi Okojie has promised to…

HT Exclusive: African Countries Decry Govt Performance On Electricity Provision

By Ere-Ebi Agedah Imisi When Fredrick traveled from Canada to visit his grandmother in Ibadan, the…

CLO Shows Concern Over April 6 Bayelsa Council Elections

Since the tenure of the elected local government chairmen and councillors in Bayelsa State expired in…

Poll: I’m Ready To Address Challenges In Edo, Says ADC Candidate

The Edo State governorship candidate of Action Alliance (AA), Prince Tom Iseghohi Okojie has promised to…

ADC Blames Governors For Insecurity In South East

The African Democratic Congress (ADC) has blamed the insecurity in the South East on non-conduct of…

Alleged Fraud: Court Orders Ganduje, Others To Be Served On Notice

Kano State High Court has fixed April 29, 2024 for hearing on whether respondents in the…

Iran’s Oil Exports Reach Six-Year High Amid Western Sanction Preparations

By Lucy Adautin Iran’s economy has received a significant $35 billion annual boost from its highest…

PICTORIAL: Atiku, Sambo, Wike, Others Attend PDP Caucus Meeting

The presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2023 elections, Atiku Abubakar;…

Ayu’s Withdrawal Of Court Case Against PDP, Pathway To Electing New Chairman — G-60 Lawmakers

All is now set for the election/appointment of a new National Chairman for People’s Democratic Party…

Nigeria’s Foreign Reserves Hit Six-Year Low, Falling To $32.29Bn

By Lucy Adautin  Nigeria’s foreign reserves have dropped to $32.29 billion, marking a six-year low in…

Donald Trump Trails Joe Biden By $75m In Fundraising As Donor Base Declines

By Lucy Adautin  Donald Trump’s presidential campaign trails Joe Biden by $75 million in fundraising, and…

Court Order Affirming Suspension Of Ganduje Fraudulent, Won’t Be Recognised – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the order of a Kano State High Court which…

PDP Groups Seek Suspension Of Atiku, Wike Over Alleged Anti-party Activities

The Northern Professionals Movement and PDP Elders Support Group, both of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),…

LG Polls: Oyo Requested For BVAS To Protect Election Integrity – Oyelade

Oyo State Government has assured that it will break the jinx of lack of integrity in…

Youths Storm APC Hqtrs, Pass Vote Of Confidence On Ganduje

Some youths in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Wednesday, led other party supporters from across…

Edo 2024: Imansuangbon Seeks Disqualification Of Akpata As LP Candidate

A governorship aspirant of the Labour Party (LP) in Edo State, Barr. Kenneth Imansuangbon, has asked…

HT-EXCLUSIVE: How Rwandan Youths Are Retelling The History Of The 1994 Genocide And Fighting Evolving Denialism

By Elie Mutangana, Kigali There is no justice if we leave room for denialism, revisionism and…

Why Fubara Is Gaining Support In Rivers – Ex-Reps’ Member

Former member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ogbonna Nwuke, has said more political groups and…

Chairmanship Race: I Can Unite PDP –Utaan

An aspirant for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national chairman position, Engr. Conrad Utaan, has said…

Imo Guber Race: Okigwe, Owerri Zones Renew Supremacy Battle

A silent storm appears to be brewing between Okigwe and Owerri senatorial zones over who will…

Akpabio Pledges NASS Support For Better Policing

President of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio has pledged the full cooperation and support of the National…

Obi Says 2024 Budget Tilted Against The Poor

The Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party in the 2023 general elections, Peter Obi, has decried…

Revisit Kwankwaso, Ganduje Feud, Lukman Urges Tinubu

A former national vice chairman, North West of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Salihu Lukman, has…

Damagun: PDP Youth Coalition Accuses Dissenting Members Of Sabotage

The National Coordinator of PDP Youths Coalition Movement, Hon. Biniya Yahuza Gabari, has lashed out at…

Nigeria: NCDMB Receives $1m ROI From NEDOGAS

By Emmanuel Nduka The Nigerian Content Development Monitoring and Development Board (NCDMB) has received $1million Return…

Tanzania, Rwanda Joins Africa-wide Recall Of J&J Children’s Cough Syrup

By Lucy Adautin Drug regulatory authorities in East African countries – Tanzania and Rwanda have initiated…

Nigerian Govt Mandates Oil Sales To Domestic Refineries 

By Lucy Adautin Nigeria is restructuring its oil sector by requiring oil companies to allocate a…

Nigeria: Govt Suspends Three Private Jet Operators For Operating Commercial Flights

By Emmanuel Nduka The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has suspended the permit of three private…

JUST-IN: Kano Anti-Corruption Agency Files Fresh Charges Against Ganduje   

The Kano State Anti-Corruption and Public Complaints Commission has filed new corruption charges against the immediate-past…

PDP: 60 Reps Stop Pro-Wike Group’s Confidence Vote, Insist On Damagun Exit  

The political crisis in People’s Democratic Party (PDP) took a new dimension on Tuesday at the…

Lukman Urges Tinubu To Revisit Kwankwaso, Ganduje’s Feud

A former National Vice Chairman, North-west of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Salihu Lukman, has called…

How Is Africa Responding To Israel-Iran Tensions?

By John Ikani As Israel deliberates its response to an unprecedented Iranian aerial attack, several African…

Chairmanship: PDP Group Endorses Ex-Kogi Deputy Gov Salawu

Ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting scheduled for Thursday, April…

Edo Poll: We Must Unite To Defeat APC, Ighodalo Tells PDP Leaders

Ahead of the September 21 governorship election in Edo State, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate,…

Onu’s Integrity Incomparable – Okorie

The founding national chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Chief Chekwas Okorie has described…

Zimbabweans Compelled To Use US Dollar In Absence Of New Currency ZIG

By Henry Nwaneri Zimbabweans reject the local currency ZIMdollar also known as RTGs and turned to…

Leave Tinubu Alone, Northern Youth Group Tells NEF

The North Eastern Youths Advocacy for Peace and Development has opposed the Northern Elders Forum (NEF)…

Anambra Poll: Why We Dumped APGA For Labour Party – Decampees

Over 100 members of the ruling All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anambra State dumped the…