See Former Cricketer Sworn in as Pakistan Prime Minister

Former cricketer Imran Khan has been sworn-in as the new prime minister of Pakistan, more than two decades after he entered politics. He was elected prime minister in a vote at the country’s National Assembly on Friday. His PTI party won the most seats in July’s elections and Mr Khan has become PM with the … Read moreSee Former Cricketer Sworn in as Pakistan Prime Minister

#EndSARS 9 things you need to know about ‘new’ SARS

Following Osinbajo’s directive to ‘overhaul’ SARS, the Police Force has announced new measures to be enforced immediately. Masked police officers (illustration)  (Guardian Nigeria ) After months of social media pressure from Nigerians for the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) to be scrapped, the federal government has ordered an ‘overhaul’. For months, … Read more#EndSARS 9 things you need to know about ‘new’ SARS

How Osinbajo exposed Buhari ‘as being responsible’ for SARS brutality – Aisha Yesufu

Aisha Yesufu, co-convener of the BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, advocacy group, has reacted to the directive by the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo ordering the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to overhaul the management and activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) with immediate effect. Yesufu said the directive by Osinbajo indicates that President Muhammadu Buhari was responsible … Read moreHow Osinbajo exposed Buhari ‘as being responsible’ for SARS brutality – Aisha Yesufu

Massive shakeup looms at SSS as Buhari decides acting DG’s fate

– There are indications of a shakeup within the top ranking officers of the SSS as the acting DG is expecting to either be confirmed or not – Some state directors are said to be set for deployment upon the arrival of President Muhammadu Buhari from London ADVERTISING inRead invented by Teads – These directors … Read moreMassive shakeup looms at SSS as Buhari decides acting DG’s fate

Akpabio was threatened to join APC – Lamido

– Lamido claimed Akpabio was shown some files and blackmailed into leaving PDP – Lamido also claimed Akpabio’s welcome into APC shows that the government isn’t serious about fighting corruption Former governor of Jigawa state and presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sule Lamido, alleged that Senator Godswill Akpabio was … Read moreAkpabio was threatened to join APC – Lamido

Insight: Things to consider when choosing a LEADER

HE IS EXPERIENCED If a man cannot be trusted with little things, he should not be trusted with greater ones either, -Albert Einstein.  It is true that I belong to the school of thought that believe in forgiveness and second chances, but in critical cases, as is the case of LEADERSHIP, it would be daredevilry … Read moreInsight: Things to consider when choosing a LEADER

Kremlin “Pleased” with Helsinki Summit, US and Western Intelligence Assesses

Russian officials were “pleased” with the Helsinki summit between Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin, US and Western intelligence agencies have found, according to two intelligence sources with knowledge of the assessments. The assessments, based on a broad range of intelligence, indicate that the Kremlin believes the July 16 summit delivered a better outcome than … Read moreKremlin “Pleased” with Helsinki Summit, US and Western Intelligence Assesses

Iraqi PM Walks Back on Commitment to US Sanctions on Iran

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has contradicted his recent reluctant commitment to abide by renewed US sanctions on Iran, saying his government only committed to not using dollars in transactions with Tehran. Al-Abadi’s remarks came at a news conference in the capital, Baghdad, on Monday, the same day that it was reported that Iran cancelled … Read moreIraqi PM Walks Back on Commitment to US Sanctions on Iran