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Tanzania opposition leader charged with ‘terror-related’ crimes

Tanzania opposition leader charged with ‘terror-related’ crimes

A court in Tanzania has charged the leader of the main opposition party with “terrorism-related” crimes, police said on Monday, following his arrest while preparing for a meeting to discuss proposals for a new constitution. Freeman Mbowe, head of the [...]

July 27, 2021 Government and politics
Understanding Nigeria’s rising poverty level

Understanding Nigeria’s rising poverty level

The World Bank’s June 2021 77-page Nigeria Development Update instructs in particular federal economic policy formulators and implementors that “rising prices alone – even without incorporating the direct impact of COVID-19 on welfare – pushed an estimated seven million Nigerians [...]

July 27, 2021 Human rights
Nigeria’s Funke Oshonaike inducted into ITTF ‘Club 7’

Nigeria’s Funke Oshonaike inducted into ITTF ‘Club 7’

Former African champion Olufunke Oshonaike has been inducted by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) into the exclusive club of seven-time Olympians known as ‘Club 7’. Oshonaike is the first female table tennis player in the world and the first [...]

July 27, 2021 Sports
Okei-Odumakin Condemns Sowore’s Arrest

Okei-Odumakin Condemns Sowore’s Arrest

Human rights activist and President, Women Arise and Centre for Change, Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin, has condemned the illegal arrest of human rights activist and Amnesty International-designated Prisoner of Conscience, Omoyele Sowore, at the Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday. [...]

July 27, 2021 Human rights
Why Nnamdi Kanu Was Absent In Court

Why Nnamdi Kanu Was Absent In Court

The Department of State Security Services, DSS failed to produce Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB in court on Monday leading to serious concerns. POLITICS NIGERIA gathered that Kanu was unable to appear in court due [...]

July 27, 2021 Government and politics