Many world leaders have expressed shock and sadness over the demise of Kofi Annan, a global diplomat and former secretary general of the United Nations (UN). In Ghana, the country's national flags are flying at half-mast.
The Nigerian army in its intensification of the fight against criminality particularly in the north engaged in a gunfight with bandits in Zamfara. 5 bodies of bandits were recovered in the forest including that of one Danbuzuwa
World football governing body (FIFA) have given Nigeria the final deadline of August 20, 2018, for them to settle the current tussle for power at the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) of face suspension from football on Monday.
Policemen attached to the Imo state government house in Owerri, on Thursday, August 2, unlocked the office of the impeached deputy governor of the state, Eze Madumere. The deputy governor has insisted that he remains in power.
Some supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari in Ilorin, Kwara state capital, have called on Bukola Saraki to publicly declare which political party he belongs and also resign from the position of Senate president.
President of France Emmanuel Macron recently visited Lagos state and he was spotted at the New Afrika Shrine, home of Fela Kuti in Ikeja. Macron’s visit comes after he visited President Buhari in Abuja also on July 3, 2018.