Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected President of South Africa hours after former president Jacob Zuma was forced to resign, Guardian reports.
Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga took a symbolic presidential oath of office on the Bible in front of thousands of ecstatic supporters on Tuesday in a direct challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta’s rule.
Stephanie Otobo, the alleged mistress of Apostle Suleman, who accused him of impregnating and breaching the promise to marry her, has said she was paid to do so by Nigerian politicians.
Senator representing the Kogi West District, Dino Melaye, has accused the Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello of electoral fraud.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said President Muhammadu Buhari is completely focused on governing the country, and not on whether or not he will run in 2019.
The vice president said this while fielding questions at the 2018 World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland.
Osinbajo, in the interview, discussed the steps the government is taking in building the economy.
The country will be self sufficient in rice by early 2019, the Vice President said, with the foreign reserves at $40 billion.
Although the country generates between 7000 MW and 9000 MW, Osinbajo said, the impact hasn’t been felt by the consumers. The federal government is making investments to ensure power generation impacts the consumers, he said.
Watch him speak below:
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that it remains the best option for Nigerians who are genuinely committed to the country’s progress and development.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja pledged to give his best to all Nigerians, guided by a clear conscience in making decisions for the progress of the country.
Former governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke, has said that he will contest for the presidency in the 2019 general elections.
What is happening in Kenya today?
Kenya is holding a presidential election rerun because the Supreme Court nullified the results of the August 8 poll, which was won by President Uhuru Kenyatta. The court said there were “irregularities and illegalities” in the voting process.
There were indications that the national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party might move against Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State.
Prominent human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, has pointed out that every state in Nigeria has benefited from restructuring through the legal challenge mounted against illegal deductions from the federation account by the federal government.
Activist and National Youth Coordinator of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Austin Usman Okai, has accused the government of Kogi State, abetted by the Police, of planning to kill him.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of amassing money to fund his second term bid.
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The motion to remove presidential age limits from Uganda’s constitution in parliament is inching forward after several disruptions by lawmakers opposed to the change.
Mr Dokpesi had on August 17, 2017, approached the court with claims that he founded the party and appointed its national chairman, Mr Shitu Mohammed, and the secretary, Mr Emeka Okengwu.
The governor told journalists after visiting President Muhammadu Buhari in the nation’s capital Abuja on Friday that the minister has never shared the President’s ideology.
He debunked rumors that he planned to contest as President instead he emphasized that ‘the Buharists’ are praying for his speedy recovery and are pushing for him to contest and return as President in 2019.
President Muhammad Buhari abruptly canceled a planned appearance at the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting earlier scheduled for Wednesday morning.
More than three months after leaving Nigeria, it remains unclear when President Muhammadu Buhari will return, despite his remarks
Your Excellency Jonathan, this is the economy you left behind, in case you have forgotten: With due respects to the former
The PDP’s statement follows a disagreement between two purported factions of the party in the region – Eddy Olafeso led faction and Makanjuola Ogundipe’s faction.
They expressed the unanimous opinion at the 2nd annual lecture of the Akintola Williams Foundation in Lagos.
Kenya’s electoral commission chairman has admitted its database was a target of an unsuccessful hacking attempt, but it has failed to convince the opposition
The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has named seven aspirants who have obtained the party’s nomination and expression of interest forms for the Anambra governorship election scheduled for November 28.
EU negotiator Michel Barnier said the UK had not been clear enough about where it stands on these issues and that was hampering progress.
Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, on Wednesday, vowed to deal with anyone who would want to cause commotion during the governorship election in the state.
The sudden U-turn by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to halt action on efforts by voters in Kogi West to recall Senator Dino Melaye
The Kwara State Publicity Secretary of All Progressive Congress (APC), Mr. Sulyman Buhari issued an empty statement on 14th July, 2017, where he was
Senate President Bukola Saraki has formed an alliance with a cabal within the Aso Rock Villa determined on confusion and disorder
Governor Fayose has said he had been vindicated by the return of Aisha Buhari to London and insisted that while Nigerians have
As 2019 general elections draws nearer, the banners of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has been circulating on the internet purportedly calling on him to contest during the presidential election.
The Federal Government is set to transmit to the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, over 3,000 pages of the records of the 21 months trial of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, at the Code of Conduct Tribunal.
The Kogi State Town Planning Board reportedly ordered that work on Senator Dino Melaye’s constituency office at Kabba, be stopped.
A pro-democracy group, Conscience Nigeriana, has accused the embattled Mr. Dino Melaye of attempting to bribe two officials of the Independent Electoral Commission
Despite rumors swirling around Washington and the internet, Justice Anthony Kennedy did not retire from the Supreme Court Monday.
The Supreme Court has dismissed the application filed by the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Modu Sheriff, against the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the party.
Iran’s reformist President Hassan Rouhani has decisively won the country’s presidential election, according to official results, fending off a challenge by principlist rival Ebrahim Raisi.
Donald Trump heads to Saudi Arabia on Friday on his first foreign trip as president to repair relations with the
After a week of watching Russian diplomats being offered state secrets in the Oval Office and
Democrats can’t just be against Trump, the pundits have said since Hillary Clinton lost in November – they need
Emmanuel Macron has been inaugurated as France’s president, and will immediately face daunting challenges to rejuvenate the economy and breathe new life into the beleaguered European Union.
Former president Bill Clinton will team with mega-selling author James Patterson to co-write a fictional thriller titled The President Is Missing
“Nobody dies because they don’t have access to health care.”
Why is this election important?
On Sunday, France will choose its next president. The election is being closely watched because, for the first time in modern French history,
The US House of Representatives has narrowly voted in favour of a healthcare bill drafted to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
On July 16 and 17, 1942, French police rounded up 13,152 Jews – including 4,000 children – and held them at an indoor cycle-racing track not far from the Eiffel Tower.
President Donald Trump will host Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the path forward in the long-running Palestinian-Israeli conflict.