From Benue, to the Plateau, Nasarawa, to the South West, the Delta, and the Eastern parts of the country, there have been very disturbing reports of nomadic pastoralists killing at will, raping women, and sacking communities, and escaping with their more »
20,000 Nigerians applied for asylum in Europe in 2015. But many more enter Europe illegally, ending up in the hands of sex traffickers. Deutsche Welle follows one woman who has decided to testify against the people who forced her into prostitution. more »
26 Apr 2016 10:10 News
A year after the World Health Assembly resolved to eliminate malaria from at least 35 countries by 2030, WHO has released a World Malaria Day report that shows this goal, although ambitious, is achievable. more »
25 Apr 2016 18:18 Health
Otunba Bush started his early career as an Engineer after his return from the UK in 1967, and in 1976, he went into politics and became a Councillor in the then Shomolu Local Government of Lagos State. He became a Legislator in the Lagos State House more »
24 Apr 2016 18:10 People
He means different things to different people. To some, he is a workaholic. To others, he is the governor of the masses, a deeply passionate leader through whose arteries, the overall best interest of the people, flows just like blood. Yet to some more »
24 Apr 2016 00:00 Opinion
The day may well come when after the sharing of national revenue, we may be told that some Commissioners of Finance left the meeting crying, or wailing. more »
23 Apr 2016 00:00 Reuben ABATI
Sadly, I’ve come to realise that time has passed by that quaint culture and practice. Moreover, I returned to Nigeria and found cattle herdsmen totting AK47s. Oh oh! That certainly took away from the idyllic nostalgia I had carried in my head. more »
22 Apr 2016 00:00 Michael EGBEJUMI-DAVID
The present Senate serving the Nigerian people runs the risk of being remembered as the worst since 1999. Public Relations Consultants and media officials of this particular Senate have done their part flooding both the print and the online media more »
22 Apr 2016 00:00 Reuben ABATI
The Greater London Authority elections – where Londoners will vote for a new Mayor of London and Members of the London Assembly – is on 5th May 2016. Yet, I, members of my family and many Londoners (including anybody who belongs to the British more »
21 Apr 2016 00:00 Akintokunbo A ADEJUMO
The death toll from last weekend's attack carried out by South Sudanese gunmen in Ethiopia has risen to 208 people. The toll of the wounded has also risen to 75 people while 108 children have been kidnapped, according to an Ethiopian official. more »
18 Apr 2016 00:00 Ethiopia
I read an interesting article recently in which the author, objecting to President Muhammadu Buhari’s frequent travels abroad pointed out that Presidential spokespersons since 1999, including this writer, have always justified such trips using more »
18 Apr 2016 00:00 Reuben ABATI
NEVER AGAIN IN THIS LAND CALLED NIGERIA WILL THIS WANTON KILLING BE CONDONED AND TOLERATED. ENOUGH ...
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BOTH BUHARI AND JONATHAN LEAD CORRUPT NEO-COLONIAL REGIMES THAT IMPOVERISH AND OPPRESS THE VAST MAJ...
MANDINGO | Buhari and Nigeria's negative image