From Layi Olanrewaju, Ilorin Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has faulted the tuition fees crisis rocking Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin. Although the management of the institution denied hiking the fees, concerned students had staged protests in Ilorin, alleging outrageous increments in the tuition fees. Saraki, in a statement he personally signedRead More →

Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, has said the 19 northern states are not afraid of the proposed restructuring of the country.   Tambuwal stated this yesterday in Jos, Plateau State, at the annual Law Week and memorial lecture by the Nigerian Bar Association, Jos branch, for Justice Dauda Azaki,Read More →

…Herdsmen, farmers in fresh clash Stories by Emma Njoku Two village heads have been reportedly killed after suspected herdsmen went on a rampage in an early morning attack yesterday on Lawaru and Dong Communities in Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa State. Local residents confirmed to Channels Television that the villageRead More →

Zimbabwe’s new president Emmerson Mnangagwa swore in his cabinet on Monday, with allies defending him against criticism for giving top posts to the generals who helped his rise to power. Sworn in as president on Nov. 24 after 93-year-old Robert Mugabe quit following a de facto military coup, Mnangagwa hasRead More →

Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed amid fighting between his supporters and their former allies, the Houthi rebel movement. Officials from Mr Saleh’s General People’s Congress party said he died in an attack south of the capital, Sanaa. The Houthis’ leader hailed the news as a “greatRead More →