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Mnangagwa to Be Sworn in as Zimbabwe President on Friday

Zimbabwe’s ousted vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa will be sworn in as successor to Robert Mugabe at a ceremony on Friday, state media said Wednesday, a day after the 93-year-old’s shock resignation. “The former vice president, who had been out of Continue reading Mnangagwa to Be Sworn in as Zimbabwe President on Friday

Army orders all soldiers to learn Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo

The Nigerian Army has ordered all its officers and men to be proficient in Nigeria’s three major languages before 2019. The Army, in a statement by its spokesperson, Brigadier General Sani Usman, on Wednesday directed the soldiers to immediately commence Continue reading Army orders all soldiers to learn Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo

Apple sells gaming robots built by Nigerian

Apple Stores in the United States and United Kingdom have begun the sale of gaming robots, MekaMons, built by a Nigerian-British, Silas Adekunle. Adekunle’s company, Reach Robotics struck the deal with Apple recently. The product with a price tag of Continue reading Apple sells gaming robots built by Nigerian

‘I’m the only one that matters’: Trump is leaving holes in his government

Ten months into his administration, President Donald Trump has not filled numerous holes at federal agencies. Trump has broadly lagged behind his predecessors in appointing people to Senate-confirmed jobs. While major vacancies exist at several departments, some agencies lack officials Continue reading ‘I’m the only one that matters’: Trump is leaving holes in his government

Trump’s team insists he has a ‘full schedule’ an hour before he goes golfing

“While the White House communications staff expects the press pool to have a ‘low-key day,’” the update from The Washington Post’s Jenna Johnson wrote, “the president will NOT have a low-key day and has a full schedule of meetings and Continue reading Trump’s team insists he has a ‘full schedule’ an hour before he goes golfing

Former ethics adviser files complaint against Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway

The dispute over Roy Moore’s Senate campaign has now led to a legal complaint against White House adviser Kellyanne Conway. Walter Shaub, a former government ethics official and frequent critic of President Trump, said Conway’s comments about Moore’s Democratic challenger Continue reading Former ethics adviser files complaint against Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway

Presidents of Iran, Russia, Turkey hold Syria talks in Sochi

The Iranian, Russian and Turkish presidents hold a trilateral meeting on the Syria crisis in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. The Wednesday talks between Hassan Rouhani, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan come as Iran, Russia and Turkey are acting as the Continue reading Presidents of Iran, Russia, Turkey hold Syria talks in Sochi

51 Lagos Teachers Failed Professional Examination- TRCN

No fewer than 51 teachers failed the Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) conducted by the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) in Lagos State. Mr. Gbolahan Enilolobo, the state coordinator of the council, revealed on Monday in Lagos that 412 teachers Continue reading 51 Lagos Teachers Failed Professional Examination- TRCN

Femi Falana Calls For Independent Whistleblowing Office

A renowned Nigerian human rights lawyer and activist, Femi Falana, has advocated for the establishment of an independent whistleblowers’ office in order for Nigeria’s whistleblowing policy to be more effective and protective of whistleblowers. The human rights lawyer said this Continue reading Femi Falana Calls For Independent Whistleblowing Office

Nigerians frustrated over lack of Government response to Libyan slave trade

Libyan authorities have launched a formal investigation into slave auctions in the country following an exclusive CNN report earlier this week, the government said Friday. “A high-level committee has been convened encompassing representatives from all the security apparatus to oversee Continue reading Nigerians frustrated over lack of Government response to Libyan slave trade