Akufo-Addo must intervene in Togo crisis- Ablakwa

Akufo-Addo must intervene in Togo crisis- Ablakwa

A Ranking member of Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs is calling on President Nana Akufo-Addo to intervene in a political standoff in neighboring Togo which has led at least two protesters dead and dozens injured. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa who is

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[PHOTO]  Togo’s  protest against 50-year dynasty

[PHOTO] Togo’s protest against 50-year dynasty

       

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari returns home

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari returns home

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has returned home after three months of medical leave in the UK. Officials refused to disclose what he was being treated for. It was the president’s second spell of medical leave this year – leading many

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10-year-old boy reveals how he was initiated into robbery

10-year-old boy reveals how he was initiated into robbery

A 10-year-old Victor Tarekedomoni has revealed how he was lured into robbery at a very tender age. He made the confession when he was being paraded by the police in Bayelsa State during the week. Victor is said to be

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Court separates 12-year-old marriage of teacher, nurse over threat to life in Ibadan

Court separates 12-year-old marriage of teacher, nurse over threat to life in Ibadan

A Mapo Customary Court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on Friday dissolved a 12-year-old marriage between a nurse, Oluwatoyin Olanrewaju and her husband, Mr. Asimiyu Olanrewaju who is a teacher over threat to life. President of the court,

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Rivers police arrests 23-year-old ritualist for killing 8-year-old girl

Rivers police arrests 23-year-old ritualist for killing 8-year-old girl

A young man in his early twenties identified as Ifeanyi Dike has been arrested and paraded by the Rivers state police Command for allegedly raping and killing an eight year old girl in Port Harcourt. Spokesman of the Command, DSP

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4 killed in Togo amid protests against 50-year ruling dynasty

4 killed in Togo amid protests against 50-year ruling dynasty

Two protesters were killed and 13 others wounded in Togo on Saturday when security forces opened fire to break up demonstrations against the ruling Gnassingbe family dynasty, the security ministry said. President Faure Gnassingbe has been in power in the

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Nkrumah was a good and bad leader – Cameron Duodu

Nkrumah was a good and bad leader – Cameron Duodu

The debate on who founded Ghana is still lingering and 80-year-old veteran journalist with over 60years experience, Mr Cameron Duodu has waded into the argument, saying, Dr Kwame Nkrumah cannot be credited as the sole founder of Ghana. According to

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Libyan militant leader Mahmoud al-Werfalli arrested

Libyan militant leader Mahmoud al-Werfalli arrested

Libya’s eastern-based army says it has arrested Mahmoud Al-Warfalli, a self-styled militant leader, who is also wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) for alleged war crimes. A warrant for Mr Warfalli’s arrest was issued on Tuesday. He is a

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Lagos ranked the world’s second-worst city to live in

Lagos ranked the world’s second-worst city to live in

Lagos has been named the world’s second-worst city to live in by The Economist. In its Global Liveability Report for 2017 (paywall), only the war-torn Syrian city of Damascus ranks below Nigeria’s commercial capital. Top of the pile was Melbourne

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