Wike: INEC is incapable of organizing free and fair elections

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) lacks the capacity to conduct credible polls. He called on the International Community to closely monitor the nation’s electoral process to stop INEC from manipulating the 2019 elections. He spoke on Tuesday during a courtesy visit by the German Ambassador […]

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UK to support solar energy industry in Uganda

The British High Commissioner to Uganda, HE Peter West has announced a new partnership between the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) and the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) in Uganda. The partnership aims to support universal energy access in Uganda by providing assistance to the Uganda Solar Energy Association. Head of DFID Uganda, […]

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Billionaire Femi Otedola shows off electricity contribution to Nigeria

Nigerian oil magnate, billionaire Femi Otedola has showed off his $350 Million power company, Geregu Power Plc, which according to him is his commitment to Nigeria’s power sector. The Forte Oil PLC owner who has been active on social media since opening his Instagram account, shared the photo below and wrote; “My company’s $350 Million investment in […]

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See 36 sponsored weddings in Nasarawa

The Parish Priest in charge of St Sylvester Catholic Church, New Nyanya, Nasarawa State, Rev. Fr. Lawrence Soja-Anyembugu in his goodwill has sponsored the wedding of 136 couples within two weeks. Father Soja-Anyembugu, announced this to newsmen on Saturday during the marriage matrimony of 83 couples in commemoration of his 10th priestly anniversary in St […]

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Corps reacts to bill Buhari rejected

The Peace Corps of Nigeria, PCN, has reacted to the report that its bill before President Muhammadu Buhari for assent has been rejected. Report had it that Buhari refused to append his signature to the NPC Establishment Bill, which was officially sent to him by the Clerk of the National Assembly, Sani Omolori, in the last week […]

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Adamawa Health Sector Working Group Bulletin – January, 2018 (Download)

What you will find inside: Voluntary and dignified repatriation of over 4,500 refugees of Adamawa State extraction from Cameroon Farmers/ Herders clash in Numan, Demsa and Song LGAs HRP for 2018 Epidemiological updates of diseases Conducted training on Accountability to Affected Population (AAP) capacity building for partners in conjunction with OCHA Cluster Coordination Program Monitoring […]

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Ethiopia faces a stark choice after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn’s resignation

Ethiopia’s ruling party faces a stark choice after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn’s resignation: appoint a hardliner to end months of dissent, or replace him with someone who’ll allow greater political freedom. Its decision will determine whether one of Africa’s fastest-growing economies stabilizes or descends into widespread civil unrest and bloodshed, said analysts including Hallelujah Lulie, […]

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Nigerian celebs mobilize for 2019

Multiple award-winning singers, Tuface Idibia and Banky W, on Friday joined dozens of civil society activists in Lagos to march for voter education of Nigerians. The activists converged on the National Stadium in Surulere and marched for about four kilometres to the Lagos office of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. EnoughisEnough, EiE Nigeria, the […]

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