Tuesday, 14 July, 2020

Category: Africa


Free Sowore and Bakare protesters . . . in Abuja, on Tuesday. The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has condemned “violent attacks on peaceful protesters demanding the release of Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare as ordered by the court.” Read more…

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Leading financial institutions, United Bank for Africa Plc and Fidelity Bank Plc, on Sunday, were honoured at the Business Hallmark Newspaper Awards, held at the Civic Centre, in Lagos. While Fidelity Bank was adjudged the Best Bank in SME Support Read more…

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Konga Co-CEO, Nick Imudia E-commerce giant, Konga has assured its numerous customers and other stakeholders of its continuous adherence to the highest level of ethical conduct. Giving the assurance in Lagos during a recent stakeholders’ meeting with merchants on the Read more…

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Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State The Government of Oyo State is set to deploy the 100 Kia Rio automatic transmission cars procured for use of security agencies in the state. The state has also approved the sum of N178.7 Read more…

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Nigerian Air Force fighter jets The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) says it has destroyed an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists’ hideout at Arrinna Ciki on the fringes of the Lake Chad in the Northern part of Borno Read more…

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The captives Afghanistan will release two senior Taliban commanders and a leader of the Haqqani militant group in exchange for an American and an Australian professor who were kidnapped in 2016, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday. The government’s Read more…

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The House of Representatives has ordered investigation into alleged arbitrariness in the management of the N-Power programme of the federal government. At plenary on Tuesday, Hon. Oluga Taiwo moved a motion of urgent national importance on the need to investigate Read more…

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A 26-year-old man, Abdulkadir Nasiru, has been beaten to death by the Police after his father took him to police station for questioning in Kano State. It was gathered that his father handed him over to the Madobi Police Station Read more…

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