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Buhari sacks Lawal, Oke; appoints new SGF

President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, and the Director General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayodele Oke. The president accepted the recommendation of the panel headed by the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), which investigated allegations against Lawal and Oke. He

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Reasons why Mugabe appoints Minister of Whatsapp and Facebook

  The creation of the Ministry of Whatsapp and Facebook by President Mugabe has continued to receive criticism. Zimbabweans are considering what the new ministry will mean for their civil liberties – especially freedom of speech. Zimbabwe’s government has been uneasy about social media after pastor Evan Mawararire spearheaded the #ThisFlag movement last

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Trump says Mueller’s Russia probe is ‘evil politics, bad for the conutry’

President Trump says that the federal investigation into the 2016 election and his campaign’s ties to Russia is “bad for the country” and a “Witch Hunt for evil politics,” but he also insists Republicans are united in drawing Hillary Clinton into the ongoing probe. “Never seen such Republican ANGER & UNITY

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Twitter suspends Trump Former adviser Roger Stone After Vicious Attacks On CNN Journalists

Twitter has suspended the account of Roger Stone ― a notorious Republican political operative and longtime friend and former adviser to Donald Trump ― after Stone went on a vicious, profane tirade against several CNN journalists. Stone exploded shortly after the network was the first to report Friday night that a

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Iraq rejects Kurds’ offer to suspend independence drive as US tries to limit Iran’s influence in the region

  An offer by Kurdistan’s leaders to “freeze” their plans for independence have been rejected outright by Iraq’s prime minister, who ordered his forces to push yet further into territory held by the Kurds. Iraq's central government "will accept only the cancelling of the referendum," Haider al-Abadi said in a statement on

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Putin Launches Four Ballistic Missiles in Nuclear Forces Drill Across Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin personally took part in a late-night military drill of his nuclear-capable forces that launched four missiles across Russia, activating air and naval forces, the Kremlin announced. The drill launched two ballistic missiles from east to west, landing in Russia’s northwestern Arkhangelsk region and another two missiles were

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