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AU Postpones Delegation’s Visit To The Democratic Republic Of Congo

AU Postpones Delegation’s Visit To The Democratic Republic Of Congo

The African Union Commission takes note of the decision of the Constitutional Court of the Democratic Republic of the Congo proclaiming the final results of the presidential and national and provincial and legislative elections of 30 December 2018. The Commission calls on all concerned to work for the preservation of peace and stability and the […]

Bangladesh Opposition Leader Rejects Election Results

Bangladesh Opposition Leader Rejects Election Results

Bangladesh’s opposition alliance said on Sunday it rejected the results of the country’s general election, alleging rigging and demanding a fresh vote under a neutral government. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s ruling party has taken a big lead over the opposition in the election, early results and trends showed, which has been marred by violence that […]

Togo Returns To The Streets To Stop ‘Unfair’ Legislative Elections

Togo Returns To The Streets To Stop ‘Unfair’ Legislative Elections

The government seems determined to hold elections on 20 December and extend President Gnassingbé’s rule, by any means necessary. Togo is no stranger to political violence. Since the 1963 coup that claimed the life of the country’s first president and founding father, the West African republic has repeatedly witnessed political killings, human rights violations and […]

Women MPs Wants 50-50 Campaign Intervention During Primary Elections

Women MPs Wants 50-50 Campaign Intervention During Primary Elections

Balaka West Member of Parliament, Patricia Dzimbiri has requested for protection and support for female aspirants during primary elections for the 50-50 campaign to be achieved. She said this Wednesday in Parliament during debate on Women’s Parliamentary Caucus report on the activities for 2016/17 and 2017/18 financial years. Dzimbiri said deliberate interventions should be put […]

62 Female Candidates Vie for Elective Positions In Kano State

62 Female Candidates Vie for Elective Positions In Kano State

No fewer than 62 female candidates are seeking for various elective positions in Kano State in the 2019 general elections, INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, Prof. Riskuwa Shehu, has said. Shehu, who disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano, said the commission received the nominations […]

Stacey Abrams Slams Brian Kemp’s ‘Desperate’ Hacking Claim

Stacey Abrams Slams Brian Kemp’s ‘Desperate’ Hacking Claim

Stacey Abrams, Georgia’s Democratic nominee for governor, lashed out against Republican challenger Brian Kemp on Sunday over his office’s 11th-hour claim that Democrats had attempted to hack into the state’s voter registration system. The office of Georgia’s secretary of state announced Sunday ― just two days before the midterm elections ― that it had opened […]

The Story Corner : This National Package

The Story Corner : This National Package

Ah! My people can you imagine? People are wicked o. I turned on my TV on one faithful day to discover that some people sent packages to some important people in the most reverend state in the world. I was shocked. You see these foreigners ehn, they have a way of just making unnecessary things […]

Ivory Coast’s Ruling Coalition Wins Majority in Local Vote

Ivory Coast’s Ruling Coalition Wins Majority in Local Vote

Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara’s ruling alliance won a majority in local elections that were contested by its former coalition partner as political divisions in the world’s biggest cocoa grower widen ahead of a 2020 presidential vote. Ouattara’s Rally of Houphouetists for Democracy and Peace took 92 municipalities in the Oct. 13 election, the electoral […]

Cameroon Candidate Kamto Declares Victory, Ruling Party Denies

Cameroon Candidate Kamto Declares Victory, Ruling Party Denies

Cameroon opposition candidate Maurice Kamto declared victory in Sunday’s presidential election, but incumbent President Paul Biya’s party dismissed his claim as fantasy and accused him of breaking the law by making it. “I invite the outgoing president to organise a peaceful way to transfer power,” Kamto, who leads the Movement for the Rebirth of Cameroon […]

The Story Corner : Better Don’t Kill Yourself

The Story Corner : Better Don’t Kill Yourself

I am back with my story and as usual, it is not gossiping o. I am just sharing what I heard, overheard, what I saw and some little things I didn’t see. Aren’t you learning? So, don’t even call me a gossiper. Story, Storryyy… Something happened in my country, precisely the largest city and most […]

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