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'If another election is held tomorrow, I'll still vote Tinubu'- Seyi Law

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- Amidst the growing concerns about government policies that have led to sky-high living costs, comedian Lawrence Aletile, known as Seyi Law, has reaffirmed his loyalty to President ... Read More


Nigeria, the age of digitisation, and leadership, By Marwan Haruna Abdulkarim

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- The components fundamental to democracy - such as freedom of speech and assembly, fair elections, and an impartial judiciary - have long been regarded as essential elements for fos... Read More


Protecting citizenship rights and ending statelessness in Africa, By Chidi Anselm Odinkalu

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- This past week in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) adopted a new treaty Relating to the Specific Aspects to the Right ... Read More


Withheld Salaries: Nigerian govt pays ASUU, CONUA members as non-academic workers kick

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- The Nigerian government at the weekend commenced the part-payment of withheld salaries of Nigerian lecturers as earlier pledged in October 2023 by President Bola Tinubu. Both memb... Read More


Controversy over release of governor's supporter remanded for allegedly violating Kano moral code

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- Reactions are trailing the release of Murja Kunya, a popular Kano Tik-toker and supporter of Governor Abba Yusuf, from a correctional facility days after she was remanded upon the ... Read More


Driven by Mammon (1), By Ayo Akerele

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- It was around 3 p.m. in the afternoon that my phone rang to the call of a respected personality, who out of everyone in this world considered me the most suitable beneficiary of th... Read More


Nigeria Catholic Bishops reject Pope's stance on same-sex marriage

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- Catholic Bishops in Nigeria have rejected the position of Pope Francis on the blessing of same-sex couples. The Pope had, in December, approved blessings of same-sex couples by Ca... Read More


Monarchs hails Ugwuanyi, Mbah over Enugu's medical university

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- The Chairperson of South-east Council of Traditional Rulers, Lawrence Agubuzu, has commended the former governor of Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, for establishing the State Univer... Read More


Monarch hails Ugwuanyi, Mbah over Enugu's medical university

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- The Chairperson of South-east Council of Traditional Rulers, Lawrence Agubuzu, has commended the former governor of Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, for establishing the State Univer... Read More


For Frank Kokori, By Niyi Osundare

Nigeria, Feb. 19 -- (For Frank Kokori) Frankly speaking.. So he has gone the way of ancestors Not in a chariot of fire Not in a golden carriage Not on the wings of the eagle He strode back home On... Read More