Tribunal sacks James Manager from the senate

On Saturday, the Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba nullified the election of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) James Manager as the senator representing the South Delta district. In his judgment, the chairman of the tribunal, Justice O. O. Onyeabo,…

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Six Afghan journalists kidnapped by Taliban fighters

On Saturday, the Taliban abducted six Afghan reporters working in eastern Paktia province for private and government media organizations, government officials and Taliban said. The journalists were kidnapped while traveling in group from neighboring Paktika province to Paktia, working for radio…

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Samuel Eto’o finally throws in the towel

Samuel Eto’o, an African footballer, has formally announced his retirement from professional football at the age of 38 after an illustrious career dotted with silverware. The soccer legend last played on the Qatar Star League side of the Qatar SC,…

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South-west lawmakers deliberate on insecurity

On Friday night, the Speakers ‘ Conference in the South-West Zone held its first session in Lagos to provide permanent alternatives to the region’s ongoing security threat. Nigeria’s Chair of the Conference of Speakers, Mudashiru Obasa, highlighted problems affecting security…

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