Clinton calls UK government ‘shameful’ for not publishing Russia report

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 12, 2019
Hillary Clinton has described the UK government’s failure to publish a report on alleged Russian interference in British politics before December’s general election as “inexplicable and shameful.” In the UK on a book tour, the 2016 Democratic US presidential candidate said the government should release the report to give voters a full picture of how […]

FREE SPEECH: Senate reintroduces ‘hate speech’ bill

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 12, 2019
The Senate has reintroduced a bill that seeks to penalise persons found guilty of hate speech. The National Commission for the Prohibition of Hate Speech Bill, sponsored by the deputy chief whip, Aliyu Abdullahi, was one of the 12 bills introduced on the floor of the Senate on Tuesday. The lawmakers are expected to debate […]

BREAKING| Court disqualifies APC’s Bayelsa deputy gov candidate

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 12, 2019
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday disqualified the Bayelsa State deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Biobarakuma Degi, from participating in the forthcoming Saturday, November 16, 2019 governorship poll in the state. Justice Inyang Ekwo said this while delivering judgment in the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1101/2019 instituted by the Peoples Democratic Party […]

Former U.S. President Carter hospitalized

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 12, 2019
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was admitted to an Atlanta hospital on Monday for a procedure to relieve brain pressure from bleeding caused by recent falls, the Carter Center said in a statement. Carter, 95, the country’s oldest living president, was admitted to Emory University Hospital three weeks after suffering a minor pelvic fracture in […]

Crisis in APC over Obaseki’s alleged move to join PDP

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 12, 2019
The Edo State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has disowned a group, PDP Integrity Group, which claimed to have suspended some prominent members of the party over alleged anti-party activities. Those allegedly suspended by the Integrity Group of the PDP were former Foreign Affairs Minister, Chief Tom Ikimi; former Chief of Staff to […]

BREAKING| Edo APC Excos sacks Aslem Ojezua

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 12, 2019
The drama in party politics in the ruling class has not whittled down one bit as Edo APC Executives with ⅔ signatory majority removed Aslem Ojezua as Chairman and went ahead to install Col. David Imuse Rtd. as the new Chairman of All progress congress(APC) Edo. More on this developing story shortly…