Oyin Adekunle
Oyin Adekunle

South African president under investigation over graft allegations

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is currently under investigation by the country’s anti-corruption commission over a 500,000 rand ($35,000) donation to his...

Hong Kong extradition bill protest turn violent

Police in Hong Kong have fired rubber bullets and tear gas to disperse a group of demonstrators protesting a new bill to allow extradition to mainland China. Thousands...

Migrants stranded in boat off Tunisia

An Egyptian rescue boat carrying about 75 migrants have been left stranded off Tunisian coast for 12 days after authorities refused to let them disembark. The migrants...

Anambra Assembly gets new Speaker

The Anambra State House of Assembly, has elected Hon. Uche Okafor of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as Speaker. Okafor, who represents Ayamelum state...

Uganda confirms first Ebola case – WHO

The first case of Ebola has been confirmed in Uganda amid the current outbreak currently ravishing neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). According to the...

UN extends arms embargo on Libya for one year

The United Nations Security Council has again authorized a European Union mission to combat illegal arms transfers to Libya and implement an arms embargo on the...

JAMB approves 160 cut-off marks for 2019 admission

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has approved 160 as the minimum cut-off mark for 2019/2020 admission into tertiary institutions in the country. This...

Court fixes June 13 for resumed hearing on Erastus Akingbola’s trial

A Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned until June 13, the money laundering trial of a Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc., Erastus...

Gbajabiamila, Wase emerge House of Reps Speaker, Deputy

Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila is the Speaker of the ninth House of Representatives. The immediate past Majority Leader who was endorsed by the All Progressives Congress (APC)...

Talking Migration Episode 26: NAPTIP DG wants military to support fight against human trafficking