Nigeria Politics World

Nigerian Women Calls For 50% Inclusion As The World Marks Silver Jubilee Of Beijing Conference.

By David Agabi Twenty five years after the United Nations fourth World Conference on Women, otherwise known as Beijing Conference or Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action; women, rights activists, groups and development partners gathered in Abuja to celebrate and evaluate the milestone achievements, challenges and indeed fashioning out the way forward. The event which […]

Africa Health

Malawi Records It’s First Case Of Coronavirus

By David Agabi The Republic of Malawi has reported its first three confirmed cases of coronavirus codenamed COVID-19. The southern African nation was among the few African countries yet to report coronavirus cases. Others include Lesotho, Comoros, South Sudan and São Tomé and Príncipe. President Peter Mutharika made the announcement in an address to the […]

Nigeria Politics Security

Only Nigerians Recharging Their Phones With N100 Or Less Will Benefit From Palliatives: FG

By David Agabi President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government on Wednesday disclosed that only Nigerians who recharge their phones with N100 credit or less will benefit from the palliatives set to cushion the effect of coronavirus pandemic. This disclosure was made by the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Sadiya Farouq, in Abuja in a […]

Health Nigeria Security

President Buhari Full Speech On Extension Of Lockdown Over COVID-19

By David Agabi President Muhammadu Buhari has again, addressed Nigerians on the efforts of its government to contain the coronavirus pandemic (covid-19) that is ravaging the country. Find below his full speech: Fellow Nigerians, In my address on Sunday, 29th March, 2020, I asked the residents of Lagos and Ogun States as well as the […]

Column/Opinion

Reward Excellence Inspires Commitment

Clearly, the world has witnessed different eras such as  agrarian period, industrial revolution and indeed communication era, whereas virtues such as commitment to duty, integrity, honesty, dedication, loyalty among others remains majory some of prerequisites through which employers rates their employees hence pencil them for promotion or demotion. Although, different organisation has different standards and […]

Column/Opinion Nigeria

Uti JD Agba Left to Stand For Hours At The Cross River State House Of Assembly.

By Africa Today UTI JD AGBA, SECOND LONGEST MONARCH IN THE WORLD NEXT TO QUEEN ELIZABETH 11 OF ENGLAND, LEFT TO STAND FOR HOURS. Only God knows what will become of this generation, as the issue of morality, honour, respect and courtesy has been slaughtered in the alter of ethnicity, tribalism and trivial politics particularly […]

Latest People/Culture

Trouble In The Offing As Monarchs Cement Relationship Ahead Of Royal Tussle

By David Agabi The somewhat peace brought about by the official recognition of Prof Itam Hogan Itam as the  true Muri Munene of Efut kingdom and Paramount Ruler of Calabar South Local Government Area is silently rattled with the emergence and rising in the ranks of Muri Maurice Okon Eyo, Clan Head of Efut Akwa […]

Legislature Nigeria Politics

Leadership Newspaper Governor Of The Year: True Reflection Of Ayade’s Ingenuity In Agro-Industry. Dr Akwaji

By David Agabi Dr Godwin Akwaji, the lawmaker representing Obudu State Constituency at the Cross River State House of Assembly said the award bestowed on Governor Ben Ayade is a true reflection and recognition of  the Governor’s ingenuity in agro-industrial revolution in Cross River State. Dr Akwaji stated this while addressing AFRICA TODAY at the  International […]

Legislature Nigeria Politics

Ayade Honours For Igniting Sustainable Agro-Industrial Revolution: Dr Ekpo Ekpo

By David Agabi Chairman House Committee on Health and Member representing Bakassi State Constituency at the Cross River State House of Assembly, Dr Ekpo Ekpo Bassey on Thursday commended the Leadership Newspaper for identifying the Cross River State Governor Sir Benedict Ayade to be so honoured. Dr Ekpo who made the commendation in chat with […]

Entertainment Legislature Nigeria

Obudu Lawmaker Advocates The Need For Endowment Fund To Cater For Traditional Rulers In Cross River

By Africa Today Godwin Akwaji, lawmaker representing Obudu State Constituency at the Cross River State House of Assembly has advocates the need for governments at all levels to take proper care of traditional rulers in the country. Akwaji stated this on the heels of series of challenges facing the traditional institution in Nigeria. The parliamentarian […]

Africa Entertainment Nigeria

Davido Made Surprise Performance At Hollywood Actor, Idris Elba’s Secret Wedding To Sabrina Dhowre

By Africa Today Nigerian hip hop superstar, Davido made a surprise and thrilling performance at Hollywood actor, Idris Elba’s secret wedding to Sabrina Dhowre.  The wedding took place in Morroco with Elba and Sabrina exchanging vows and partying with close friends in a three-day celebration that begun on Friday. The new couple exchanged their wedding […]

Latest Sports

Participated Athletes Expresses Joy As BCS’s First Marathon Kicked Off In Calabar.

By Africa Today Participated athletes of the 2019 first Brotherhood of the Cross and Star Marathon, Calabar, has expressed joy over the exercise, saying it is a veritable tool that will gainfully engage the youths and keep them out of social vices. Some of the athletes that spoke with AFRICA TODAY while appreciating the gesture […]

Judiciary Latest Nigeria Sports

Court Handed Down Warrant Of Arrest On Jay-Jay Okorcha

By Africa Today A High Court sitting in Igbosere, Lagos has renewed a bench warrant for the arrest of former Super Eagles captain, Augustine Jay-Jay Okocha for alleged tax evasion. Justice Adedayo Akintoye made the order following Okocha’s alleged failure to settle a 2017 income tax evasion case brought against him by the Lagos State […]