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National Assembly resumes today, INEC officials arrive Melaye’s office,dump documents at entrance

ANIETIE UDOBIT,NASS ABUJA   The National Assembly (NASS) resumed from its two-month annual  vacation today. The two legislative chambers – Senate and House of Representatives – are expected to work on several bills and other matters of national importance when plenary resumes. Officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, have arrived at the

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President Buhari joins other world leaders to congratulate Chancellor Merkel on electoral victory

  President Muhammadu Buhari has joined world leaders in congratulating German Chancellor Angela Merkel on her victory at the polls. Mr. Buhari felicitated with the German Chancellor’s party for producing leadership for the country for over 12 years, and winning another opportunity to sustain the legacy of good work. According to Femi Adesina,

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JUST IN: Japanese PM Shinzo Abe announces snap election, to dissolve parliament Thursday

ANIETIE UDOBIT   The Japanese Prime Minster, Shinzo Abe, has announced for snap elections, a year before elections were expected. Mr. Abe, at a press conference on Monday, also announced he will dissolve parliament on Thursday. “I will dissolve the House of Representatives on the 28th,” he said. His decision comes amid rebounding approval ratings

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Breaking: German Chancellor Merkel wins fourth term, what she says

  -Agency reports Exit polls for the German election have revealed Angela Merkel will remain Chancellor for her fourth term but her victory has been overshadowed by the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party winning its first seats in the Bundestag. Mrs Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party gained 33 per cent of

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Mugabe warns against the return of ‘Goliath’, Trump should embrace Peace rather than seeking extinction of other

Zimbabwe’s President, Robert Mugabe has warned against the return of biblical Goliath who only seeks extinction of other nations. Mugabe said this while speaking at the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, calling on Trump to embrace peace and dialogue which are the tenets of the United Nations. He said,

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President Buhari has arrived London, will be back as scheduled, Presidency says

ANIETIE UDOBIT,ABUJA   President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived London from New York. Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari disclosed this on a television Programme. Buhari departed New York earlier on Thursday where he attended the 72nd United Nations General Assembly. The Presidency had hinted before President Buhari left

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