Yahaya Bello returned to office as Inec declare him the winner despite violence in Kogi polls

GOVERNOR Yahaya Bello of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has been returned to office after the Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) declared him the winner of the Kogi State gubernatorial elections which took place over the weekend.

 

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Inec officially declares David Lyon the duly elected governor-elect of Bayelsa State

NIGERIA'S Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) has declared David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the duly elected governor of Bayelsa State following the gubernatorial polls which took place over the weekend.

 

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Is the creation of the Federal Republic of Songhai the only solution to ending this crazy import dependency?

By Ayo Akinfe

[1] In 1884, the European powers met in Berlin and decided how they wanted to carve up Africa between themselves. Each took whatever piece of this vast real estate caught their fancy and alas, we have been saddled with this burden ever since

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Super Eagles pick up maximum points from both Nations Cup qualifiers after beating Lesotho 4-2

NIGERIA'S Super Eagles have secured a maximum six points from their opening two games of the 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifiers after beating Lesotho 4-2 in Maseru  this afternoon to win their second game in two weeks.

 

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World's first ever vagina museum opens in Camden as part of reproductive health education drive

LONDON in now home to the world's first ever vagina museum dedicated to gynaecological anatomy  which opened this weekend in Camden after members of the public donated £50,000 towards the project.

 

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Nigeria’s economy will enjoy phenomenal growth the day her people stop looking for the proverbial philosopher stone

By Ayo Akinfe

(1) Once upon a time, every European monarch was looking for the proverbial philosopher stone, a mythical piece of rock that could turn every base metal into gold. It was also called the elixir of life, useful for rejuvenation and for achieving immortality. For  many centuries, it was the most sought artefact in alchemy

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Britain's Savannah Petroleum acquires majority stake in Nigeria's Seven Energy International

BRITISH fossil fuel giant Savannah Petroleum has announced the completion of the acquisition of a majority stake in Nigerian oil and gas exploration company Seven Energy International for an undisclosed amount.

 

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Godswill Akpabio says he will not stand in rescheduled Akwa Ibom senatorial elections

NIGER Delta affairs minister Senator Godswill Akpabio has said he will not stand in the rescheduled Akwa Ibom Northwest Senatorial District elections if the Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) does not replace the resident electoral commissioner.

 

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European Council president says Britain will become a second rate global player after Brexit

OUTGOING European Council president Donald Tusk has warned that Britain will become a second rate player in global affairs once it leaves the European Union (EU) as it will lack the clout to negotiate with the big boys like the US and China.

 

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