Posts Tagged ‘Boycott’

Ivory Coast President, Alassane Ouattara, Wins Third Term Amid Boycott

President Alassane Ouattara of Ivory Coast has emerged winner of the nation’s presidential poll, in an election boycotted by the opposition. Ouattara won a controversial third term in office, as he took 94% of the vote, even winning 99% in some of his strongholds. Turnout was put at almost 54% in a result confirmed by […]

BREAKING| Nigerian Galleries boycott Johannesburg Art Fair

Amid the bustle of Johannesburg’s FNB Art Joburg art fair, which opened today in the swanky neighbourhood of Sandton, one booth is conspicuously empty. Large black letters written across a white wall convey the missing dealers’ message: “Thanks, xenophobia.” The galleries meant to be occupying the booth, 16/16 and hFactor, both from Lagos, Nigeria, have […]

FFK fires Buhari, No-one regards you or takes you seriously.

Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement to ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, seeking an explanation for his absence at democracy day celebration on June 12. Obasanjo, however, claimed that he was not invited for the national event. However, in a statement to DAILY POST on Wednesday by his Senior […]