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EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: Teachers On The Run As Hoodlums Storm Ogun School, FG Condemns Sudan Coup

Hoodlums storm Ogun school, two teachers hospitalised, others flee Students of Community High School, Ijoun, in Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State, on Monday, allegedly hired suspected hoodlums to attack and send their teachers away from the school. The incident occurred barely one week after some students of Unity High School, Kajola, Ibooro, in the same local government also reportedly hired thugs to beat up their teachers.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Teachers On The Run As Hoodlums Storm Ogun School, FG Condemns Sudan Coup

POLITICS

The Untold Story Of The Secession Of South Sudan And Why We Should All Embrace Peace As One Nigeria

Sudan is often known as the largest country in Africa; the Northern and Southern Sudan lived as one for several years despite the civil war that broke out in 1955. Sudan is considered as the country that had the longest civil war in the world; the first civil war which started in 1955 lasted for 17 years before the conflict was resolved and as if that was not enough, another civil war started in 1983 and the conflict was between the Central Sudanese Government and the Sudan People's Liberation Army which lasted for another 22 years.

  3 months ago ago
The Untold Story Of The Secession Of South Sudan And Why We Should All Embrace Peace As One Nigeria

POLITICS

President Buhari: Why Femi Adesina Was Right To Call Kanu's Claim On 'Jubril Of Sudan' Idiocy

(Photo Credit: Premium Times Nigeria) To give clarity to Nigerians, the Presidency has again, debunked the report that, President Muhammadu Buhari is 'Jubril of Sudan'. The false claim began when President Muhammadu Buhari returned to Nigeria, in August 2017. The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, who is currently, in the custody of DSS, made the false report popular.

  3 months ago ago
President Buhari: Why Femi Adesina Was Right To Call Kanu's Claim On 'Jubril Of Sudan' Idiocy

POLITICS

Sudan Military dissolves Govt, Arrest President and Declares State of Emergency

Emerging reports have it that the prime minister of Sudan, Abdallah Hamdok, has been placed under house arrest by a gang of soldiers in what might be another successful coup in Africa. This is coming few weeks after the similar incident happened in another African country of Guinea.

  2 months ago ago
Sudan Military dissolves Govt, Arrest President and Declares State of Emergency

POLITICS

How Femi Adesina's Detailed Explanation Rubbishes Nnamdi Kanu "Jubril Of Sudan" Conspiracy Theory

The Presidency has refuted claims made by Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), that President Muhammadu Buhari is Sudan's Jubril. According to Buhari's Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, claiming that the president is dead and has been replaced by Jubril from Sudan is "idiocy."

  3 months ago ago
How Femi Adesina's Detailed Explanation Rubbishes Nnamdi Kanu

POLITICS

Protest in Sudan Capital, as Civilians demand for release of detained Sudan Prime Minister

The Sudanese civilians have taken to the streets of Sudan capital Khartoum, where they did a protest against the joint armed forces, demanding for the release of their Prime minister, and some other civilian leaders, who were unlawfully detained by the Sudan Soldiers. Detained Sudan Prime Minister, Abdalla Hamdok

  2 months ago ago
Protest in Sudan Capital, as Civilians demand for release of detained Sudan Prime Minister

POLITICS

Presidency Refutes The Claim Of Buhari Being Jubril Of Sudan As Alleged By Nnamdi Kanu

Recall that in 2017, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu had alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari is dead. He further alleged that the President is a clone parading as the real Buhari in Aso Rock. Kanu claimed that a look-alike citizen of Sudan known as Jubril was acting after the alleged death of President Muhammadu Buhari.

  3 months ago ago
Presidency Refutes The Claim Of Buhari Being Jubril Of Sudan As Alleged By Nnamdi Kanu

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Army Declares State Of Emergency In Sudan, Ikpeazu To Swear In New Commissioners

Army Declares State Of Emergency In Sudan, Arrest Civilian Leaders The Sudanese military has dissolved civilian rule and declared state of emergency in the country. The military also arrested political leaders. This is coming at the heels of the intense protests that hit the Sudan Capital, Khartoum.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Army Declares State Of Emergency In Sudan, Ikpeazu To Swear In New Commissioners

MILITARY

Soldiers arrest Prime Minister and other government officials, in a planned coup.

The Prime Minister of Sudan and other civilian leaders and have been arrested by some soldiers. Prime Minister, Abdallah Hamdok, is among those that were arrested by unidentified soldiers. The Military and Civilian leaders have been at war since the country’s long-time leader, Omar al-Bashir, was overthrown, some time ago.

  2 months ago ago
Soldiers arrest Prime Minister and other government officials, in a planned coup.

POLITICS

Governor Samuel Ortom Raises Alarm over Assassination Threat, Says He Knows Those Behind The Plot

The governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom on Sunday, October 3, claimed that some persons are plaining to assassinate him. Ortom stated his claims at the Sesugh Maria Pilgrimage Center Ayati, Gwer East local government area of benue state. Governor Ortom also claimed that he knows those behind this plot.

  3 months ago ago
Governor Samuel Ortom Raises Alarm over Assassination Threat, Says He Knows Those Behind The Plot

POLITICS

Buhari has not been replaced by Jubril from Sudan - Femi Adesina

There exist a rumor that the real President of Nigeria is dead and has been replaced by one Jubril of Sudan. The rumor was mostly promoted by IPOP leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. However, Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity in a recent article says it is unwise to accept his chief is dead and has been replaced with a Jubril from Sudan.

  3 months ago ago
Buhari has not been replaced by Jubril from Sudan - Femi Adesina

MILITARY

Sudan PM, Ministers Detained In Apparent Military Coup

Sudan's prime minister was held by armed forces on Monday for refusing to back their coup, according to the information ministry, following weeks of tensions between the military and civilians who share power since the removal of autocrat Omar al-Bashir. Civilian members of Sudan's ruling council and ministers in Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok's transitional government had also been detained, the ministry said in a statement on Facebook.

  2 months ago ago
Sudan PM, Ministers Detained In Apparent Military Coup

MILITARY

Armed Forces Detain PM And Other Leaders In Sudan Coup.

Abdalla Hamdok, the Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok holds a press briefing at the Council of Ministers in the capital Khartoum, as unidentified armed men arrested a number of Sudanese leaders early October 25, 2021. Photo credit: google Government source disclosed to AFP, after weeks of tensions between the military and civilian transitional authorities, as demonstrators gathered on the streets to protest the arrests, said AFP journalists.

  2 months ago ago
Armed Forces Detain PM And Other Leaders In Sudan Coup.

POLITICS

Federal Government of Nigeria Condemns Sudan Coup, Demands Restoration Of Interim Government

The Federal Government of Nigeria has condemned the military coup in Sudan and said it is unacceptable. It also called for the immediate release of the Prime Minister and all political prisoners. This was mentioned in a statement on Monday by the spokesperson, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mrs Esther Sunsuwa, entitled "The Government of Nigeria condemns Coup d' etat in Sudan".

  2 months ago ago
Federal Government of Nigeria Condemns Sudan Coup, Demands Restoration Of Interim Government

POLITICS

President Buhari is not Jibril of Sudan - Adesina hammers.

The Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina said that it is baseless to say that President Buhari is 'Jibril of Sudan'. He recalled that president Buhari in 2017 was traveling in and out of the country for medical attention, and finally on 19 August, 2021, the president came back to the country after his medical treatments.

  3 months ago ago
President Buhari is not Jibril of Sudan - Adesina hammers.

MILITARY

Sudan Authorities Report Foiled Coup In Sudan

Sudanese authorities said they had foiled an attempted coup on Tuesday, accusing plotters loyal to ousted president Omar al-Bashir of a failed bid to detail the revolution that removed him in 2019 and ushered in a transition to democracy. Sudan's military reported that 21 officers and a number of soldiers have been detained in connection to the coup attempt.

  3 months ago ago
Sudan Authorities Report Foiled Coup In Sudan

SPORTS

Rivers United not scared of Al Hilal, says Eguma

Rivers United Technical Adviser Stanley Eguma has stated that the squad is unconcerned about their CAF Champions League second round opponents, Al Hilal of Sudan. On Sunday, Rivers United will play Sudan at the Adokiye Aimiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt. In an interview with The Guardian published yesterday, Eguma stated that Rivers United would be completely focused, but that complacency could jeopardize their chances of winning the tie.

  3 months ago ago
Rivers United not scared of Al Hilal, says Eguma

SPORTS

Africa WC Qualifiers: 4 Teams Predicted To win This Saturday

Ethiopia vs South Africa Prediction Our feeling is that Ethiopia will need to apply a lot of pressure to find the net against this South Africa lineup who we think should get a goal themselves and run out victorious. We therefore fancy a very even match with a 0-1 winning margin for South Africa after 90 minutes.

  3 months ago ago
Africa WC Qualifiers: 4 Teams Predicted To win This Saturday

MILITARY

Military takes over, as civilian rule is dissolved in Sudan

According to the news on CGTN, it is said the military takeover is going on in Sudan on Monday. The civilian rule is said to have been dissolved by the military, and the Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok has been detained and moved to an undisclosed location after refusing to issue a statement in support of the takeover said the information ministry.

  2 months ago ago
Military takes over, as civilian rule is dissolved in Sudan

MILITARY

Sudan seizure of power: The military promised these things after election, set for July 2023

At least 12 people have been injured so far in protests launched by the pro-democracy coalition born from the uprising that ended Omar alBashir's 30 years of rule. In his announcement of him, Burhan said that the military will continue the process towards democracy, but he dissolved the sovereign council, a joint military and civil body created to govern the country after the ouster of alBashir.

  2 months ago ago
Sudan seizure of power: The military promised these things after election, set for July 2023