August 2016 - Trends and Politics


Wednesday, 31 August 2016

My son must be brought home for burial—Ex husband tells Stella Oduah

Egba Convention: Amosun, Alake lead team to Canada convention

Wike suspends four commissioners

Brazil's Senate ousts Rousseff in impeachment vote

Afreximbank: President Oramah receives Belarus Ambassador

Listen to Nigerians, there’s too much hunger in the country, Fayose tells Buhari

Why JJC and I had a secret wedding – Funke Akindele

Dell to conclude merger talks with EMC September 7

Camerounian footballer fired for testing HIV Positive

Rev. Mike Murdock visits white garment Church

Nigeria, UK set guidelines for return of stolen assets

FG expects better economic outlook for second half of 2016

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Osibajo praises Utomi for $136m agric investment

Nigerian Air Force helicopter attacks new B'Haram terrorist camp in northern Borno

HURILAWS supports reassessing prosecuting powers of the EFCC

Rivers PDP condemns murder of activist-lawyer, Ken Atsuwete

Police to dock Catholic priest for allegedly raping 10-yr old girl

Minister seeks stronger ties with Sudan in areas of culture, digital economy

Rivers APC blames PDP for murder of Activist Lawyer Ken Atsuete

Police nab Benue kidnapping gang

Niger Delta: Military raids creek, provides humanitarian assistance

NIMASA set for new challenges – Peterside

Internet Society Study reveals reasons for slow Internet growth in Africa

Monday, 29 August 2016

Peterside condemns the barbaric, gruesome assassination of Ken Atsuwete

Borno IDPS protest poor method of feeding in camps

FG, Bono explores global partnership to address northeast humanitarian crisis

No crisis in Kuje prison--Controller-General

Police quell attempted jailbreak in Kuje prisons

Indigenous doctors conduct medical mission in Bama

Proffer solutions that promotes harmony and peaceful co-existence----Gana

Delta Speaker to hold town hall meeting in Sapele

Ize-Iyamu can't be trusted with govt treasury— Oshiomhole

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Lawyers on Rivers projects tour, hail Wike

Soludo lectures APC Govs on improving Nigeria economy

Odubu drums support for Obaseki in Orhiomwon

Oyo partners Australia on agric, mining, education

APC chides Fayose over criticism of Buhari's emergency power request

Saraki sends technical team to review humanitarian situation in the N/East

FG re-opens 8 satellite prisons in North-East

FG signs MoU with British Council, seeks to revive dormant festivals, traditional games

Female lawyers honour Wike

Black Thursday in Enugu as herdsmen invade community, kill Catholic seminarian

Justice Sector Reforms: FG bars non police counsels from prosecuting cases

$83 million approved for African factors, says Afreximbank

Four World Bank officials drown in Ekiti dam

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Fayose condemns police invasion of Kwakwanso’s house

Two-faith religion partners NSCDC on watch project

AU, AFRIMA jury unveil Afrima 3.0 nominees list

Murder of 8 students in Zamafara, act of the devil -Gov Yari

Nigeria lost 560,000 barrels of oil in 5 months --- NNPC

Ajimobi salutes MTN, says Oyo crucial to country's prosperity, well-being

Ovia communities endorse Obaseki for gov

Rivers PDP court order is suspect and meaningless - APC