Tuesday 17th September 2019,
Hope for Nigeria

Daily Archives: September 17, 2019

How I Work: Jessica Hope, Wimbart Founder and Managing Director

Jessica Hope founded Wimbart, a public relations company with a heavy emphasis on the tech and start-up sectors in Africa. She has built an impressive clientele including IROKO, Ringier, Printivo, and many others. In this interview, Jessica walks us through [...]

September 9, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Wike demolished mosque

No evidence Wike demolished mosque – Fayemi

The chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, yesterday said he could not see any evidence that Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike demolished mosque in Port Harcourt as reported. Fayemi, who was on a fact-finding mission, [...]

September 9, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku vs Buhari

Atiku vs Buhari: Tribunal set to deliver judgment this week

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal will deliver judgment in the petition by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in the February 23 general election. Chairman of the five-man panel, Justice [...]

September 9, 2019 Government and politics
Onoja

Gov Bello may pick Onoja as running mate

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, may have settled for his Chief of Staff, Edward David Onoja, as his running mate ahead of the November 16 governorship election. Bello emerged the governorship flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at [...]

September 9, 2019 Government and politics
Oshiomhole: I’m not plotting Obaseki’s impeachment

Oshiomhole: I’m not plotting Obaseki’s impeachment

Obaseki’s impeachment: National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said he is not plotting the removal of Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki. Speaker of the State House of Assembly Frank Okiye had alleged that Oshiomhole [...]

September 9, 2019 Government and politics
Xenophobia

Xenophobia: S/African protesters insist foreigners must leave

Xenophobia: There was another round of tension in South Africa yesterday as groups of men carrying clubs marched down the streets of Johannesburg singing “foreigners must go back to where they came from.” A move by a veteran politician Mangosuthu [...]

September 9, 2019 Africa