Home > Politics

Yellow vest protest: Macron promises tax relief for workers, retirees

Associated Press              President Emmanuel Macron has acknowledged he's partially responsible for the anger that has fueled weeks of protests in France, an unusual admission for the leader elected last year. In a televised address to the nation, Macron said: "We probably have not been able for a year-and-a-half to bring quick enough

Read More

Obasanjo, denies being neutral in the forth coming election

Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo has denied reports that he is not backing any particular candidate in the upcoming 2019 presidential elections. Obasanjo, in a statement on Sunday, through his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi, expressly stated that he wasn’t in support of President Buhari. The statement read; “While Chief Olusegun Obasanjo is in Cairo to

Read More

Sultan of Sokoto cautions politicians on the 2019 elections

The Sultan of Sokoto and president general, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Sa’ad Abubakar III yesterday, appealed to politicians to ensure that the forth-coming general election is peaceful. Sultan, who spoke in Sokoto at the official launching of a book, “Election Coverage, A Journalists Guide” also admonished journalists to

Read More