INEC: Senate president Bukola Saraki bribes us with TETFUND to halt senator Dino Melaye’s recall exercise

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 Continue reading “INEC: Senate president Bukola Saraki bribes us with TETFUND to halt senator Dino Melaye’s recall exercise”

Senate President Bukola Saraki to contest 2019 presidential election amidst corruption probe

 

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. Continue reading “Senate President Bukola Saraki to contest 2019 presidential election amidst corruption probe”

NIGERIA: Trouble looms in Africa largest political party as court turns deaf

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. Continue reading “NIGERIA: Trouble looms in Africa largest political party as court turns deaf”

What should we expect from the White House as Trump meets Palestine president in almost closed door

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.  Continue reading “What should we expect from the White House as Trump meets Palestine president in almost closed door”

BREXIT: My heart is broken as we haven’t made a conclusive decision says Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May called for an early general election to be held on June 8, in a surprise announcement on Tuesday as Britain prepares for delicate negotiations on leaving the European Union. Continue reading “BREXIT: My heart is broken as we haven’t made a conclusive decision says Theresa May”

US-Russian ties ‘at low point’ as Syria tensions rise

Relations between the United States and Russia are at a low point and marked by serious distrust, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said after meetings in Moscow that highlighted the two countries’ differences over the Syria conflict. Continue reading “US-Russian ties ‘at low point’ as Syria tensions rise”

Trump blames Americans forr his failures as lack of support to make Trumpcare come true

President Donald Trump is hoping to drive his priorities forward following the crumbling of the Republican health care bill but GOP finger-pointing is rampant, underscoring how tough it will be to produce the unity the party will need. Continue reading “Trump blames Americans forr his failures as lack of support to make Trumpcare come true”

A bill approved by the Texas Senate shows how, in many cases, pregnant people can no longer trust their physicians

On Tuesday, the Texas Senate advanced a bill that would enable doctors to lie to pregnant patients about fetal deformities in order to coercively dissuade them from choosing to Continue reading “A bill approved by the Texas Senate shows how, in many cases, pregnant people can no longer trust their physicians”

Jason Chaffetz – Paying for Health Care Is Not Like Buying an iPhone

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz set off a social media firestorm Tuesday morning when, during a CNN appearance to stump for the House Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, he compared health care spending to the decision to purchase an iPhone.

Continue reading “Jason Chaffetz – Paying for Health Care Is Not Like Buying an iPhone”

Peace alleviates as Senegal swears in Gambia’s new president Adama Barrow

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has taken the oath of office in neighbouring Senegal, calling for international support as troops from regional forces entered the small West African country to ensure he assumes power.  Continue reading “Peace alleviates as Senegal swears in Gambia’s new president Adama Barrow”

Everything to Know About François Fillon, Who Could Be France’s Next President

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François Fillon has emerged as the surprise frontrunner in a race to choose France’s center right presidential candidate in next year’s elections, after former President Nicolas Sarkozy was defeated in the first-round of voting. Continue reading “Everything to Know About François Fillon, Who Could Be France’s Next President”