Hiring ex-Apartheid Mercenaries by Nigeria is Awkward for Modern S’Africa

Leon Lotz, a white South African military ‘advisor’ who died in battle with Boko Haram last week, was a Koevoet man. In post-Apartheid South Africa, this tag hardly draws any admiration. Koevoet was an Apartheid paramilitary organisation established at the height of the South African Border War in 1979. After the fall of Apartheid, many…


Electoral Violence: Again, ICC Warns Politicians Will Face Prosecution

Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda  To investigate first lady over APC petition Tobi Soniyi in Abuja    
 Ahead of the general election, the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda, has for the second time reminded Nigerian politicians that they risk being hauled to The Hague, Netherlands, for trial…


In Covenant with Nigerians, Buhari Unveils Marshall Plan

Unfolds agenda on socio-economic rejuvenation Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja    
The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), has entered into a covenant with Nigerians highlighting his plan to tackle the challenges currently facing the country, including a Marshall Plan on the Boko Haram insurgency and insecurity. In a document released…