Tunji-Braithwaite

Nigeria’s Amalgamation commemoration is a celebration of slavery according to Dr Tunji Braithwaite

Former Presidential candidate of the defunct Nigeria Advance Party (NAP) Dr. Tunji Braithwaite on Tuesday, faulted the planned centenary anniversary of Nigeria’s amalgamation by the presidency in 2014, describing it as a celebration of slavery and bad history. The Human Rights Activist and lawyer who wondered why despite the myriad of problems confronting the country,…

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Nigerians drown on way to Italy

Thirty-one migrants, including nine women, drowned off the coast of Libya during an attempted crossing to Italy according to survivors who managed to complete the journey, Italian media reported. A dinghy carrying 53 migrants capsized on Friday evening, and witnesses said 31 of those who had been thrown off it drowned in the accident. Some…

Obi-Umeh

Gov Obi and Umeh reconcile over APGA crisis

The feuding leaders of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Governor Peter Obi of Anambra State and the party’s National Chairman, Chief Victor Umeh, yesterday met and resolved crisis tearing the party apart. Speaking after the closed-door meeting at the Government House, Awka, Obi said the crisis which they had fully resolved would never come…