Sacking of popular S African finance minister raises worries on Zuma

Johannesburg (dpa) – Popular South African finance minister Pravin Gordhan has been sacked amid one of the most dramatic shake-ups of the embattled presidency...

Senate suspends RECs confirmation over Magu

The Senate on Tuesday stood down the confirmation of 27 Resident Electoral Commissioners(REC) for two weeks. This was in protest of what the senate termed...

Breaking: Buhari names new ministerial nominees

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent names of two new ministerial nominees to the Senate for confirmation. A source close to the Senate told our correspondent...

Senate admits buying bullet proof SUV N62m

The Senate on Tuesday admitted that it bought a bullet proof Range Rover Sports Utility Vehicle ( SUV ) as had been reported in...

President Buhari mourns Abisoye

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his condolences to the family of Maj.-Gen. Emmanuel Abisoye (Rtd), who has passed away at the age of 81. Late...

2019 Elections: APC reconcile members in Ebonyi

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Ebonyi chapter, has begun a reconciliatory move aimed at reconciling aggrieved members ahead of the 2019 general election. Pastor Eze...

Paris airport attacker had taken drugs

Paris (dpa) - The man who attacked a soldier at a Paris airport before being shot dead was under the influence of drugs and...

Trump demands “vast sums of money” for defending Germany

Washington (dpa) - Berlin owes "vast sums of money" to NATO and the United States for the defence of Germany, US President Donald Trump said...

G20 ministers fail to agree on free trade, protectionism

Baden-Baden, Germany (dpa) – Finance ministers from 20 world powers failed to forge a consensus on free trade and protectionism in the face of...
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Nigerians lose N18bn to MMM

The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC, has said about three million Nigerians lost N18 billion in the Ponzi scheme, popularly called Mavrodi Mundial Movement,...