Tinubu Appoints New Head of Civil Service: Didi Esther Walson-Jack to Lead Federal Workforce
Jul, 18 2024

Tinubu Appoints New Head of Civil Service: Didi Esther Walson-Jack to Lead Federal Workforce

President Bola Tinubu has named Mrs. Didi Esther Walson-Jack as the new Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, effective August 14, 2024. She takes over from Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, who will retire a day before. This significant appointment was made public by Ajuri Ngelale, the presidential adviser. Walson-Jack, a seasoned civil servant and lawyer, is expected to bring innovation and uphold essential civil service regulations.
Biden's Debate Performance Shakes Reelection Campaign Amid Trump Challenges
Jun, 28 2024

Biden's Debate Performance Shakes Reelection Campaign Amid Trump Challenges

In a pivotal debate held in Atlanta, President Joe Biden's performance fell short, raising concerns over his ability to lead and jeopardizing his chances in key battleground states. The Democratic Party faces internal turmoil as Biden's capacity to effectively communicate and inspire confidence is called into question, leaving his reelection bid on shaky ground.
Omoyele Sowore Advocates for a Film on Diezani Alison-Madueke’s Scandal
Jun, 26 2024

Omoyele Sowore Advocates for a Film on Diezani Alison-Madueke’s Scandal

Omoyele Sowore, ex-presidential candidate, suggests a movie based on the controversies involving Nigeria's former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke. Sowore disclosed this during a teaser for an upcoming documentary, highlighting Diezani's alleged use of government funds to purchase a yacht, rented to celebrities like Jay-Z and Beyoncé.
Tinubu Engages Governors, Private Sector in Crucial Minimum Wage Dialogues
Jun, 25 2024

Tinubu Engages Governors, Private Sector in Crucial Minimum Wage Dialogues

President Bola Tinubu embarks on a strategic initiative to consult with governors and the organized private sector on the minimum wage, a significant promise from his presidential campaign. The discussions aim to ensure fair wages and uplift the living standards of Nigerian workers, taking into account the current economic landscape and potential impacts on the economy.
Examining President Joe Biden's History of Unusual Fabrications
Jun, 13 2024

Examining President Joe Biden's History of Unusual Fabrications

The article delves into President Joe Biden's tendency to tell strange and often unfounded stories. It reviews instances where he has exaggerated his life experiences, like falsely claiming to have been arrested in South Africa while visiting Nelson Mandela, and embellishing his involvement in the Civil Rights Movement. This pattern has dubbed him as a 'weird liar'.
Gauteng MK Party Poised for Victory with Promising Early Election Results
May, 30 2024

Gauteng MK Party Poised for Victory with Promising Early Election Results

The MK Party in Gauteng is optimistic about winning the province, citing strong early election results. With 9.9% support and 15% of votes counted, the party is competing closely with the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and leads the Freedom Front Plus and ActionSA. Thabang Nkani, the provincial coordinator, credits their success to the massive turnout at their manifesto launch, held at Orlando Stadium in Soweto.
DA Seeks Penalty for Ramaphosa Over Alleged Illegal Campaigning Ahead of Elections
May, 29 2024

DA Seeks Penalty for Ramaphosa Over Alleged Illegal Campaigning Ahead of Elections

The Democratic Alliance (DA) and MK Party accuse President Cyril Ramaphosa of using state resources for election campaigning. The DA seeks a R200,000 fine and a 1% reduction in ANC's votes, alleging misuse of public funds and infrastructure. They argue that Ramaphosa's speeches were thinly veiled campaign efforts, funded unlawfully using state resources.
CNN Remembers Political Commentator Alice Stewart: A Stalwart Republican Voice Gone Too Soon
May, 20 2024

CNN Remembers Political Commentator Alice Stewart: A Stalwart Republican Voice Gone Too Soon

CNN mourns the sudden loss of Alice Stewart, a cherished Republican political commentator. Found deceased in Virginia, her passing at 58 has left colleagues in shock. Known for her deep friendships across party lines, she was a regular on CNN and a respected former communications director. Her legacy includes an Emmy-winning career and a final appearance on 'The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer.'
EFCC's Major Crackdown on Corruption: N10bn Airport Contract Scam in Jigawa
May, 14 2024

EFCC's Major Crackdown on Corruption: N10bn Airport Contract Scam in Jigawa

Today, the EFCC is set to arraign Engr. Umar Mamman-Sirika and his firm, facing charges for allegedly misappropriating N10 billion allocated for an airport construction in Jigawa State. This case highlights a significant alleged corruption incident within federal infrastructure projects.