Pyrates confraternity is not a cult- Prof. Wole Soyinka

Noble laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, who is believed to have co-founded the Pyrates Confraternity in Nigeria, has said that it was wrong to lump cultism with confraternity, arguing that the two were not the same. Soyinka, who spoke in an interview with Zero Tolerance, a periodic publication by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,… Read More Pyrates confraternity is not a cult- Prof. Wole Soyinka

White House staffer shoots at Capitol police officer

A White House staffer is facing assault charges after shooting at a Capitol Police officer using the cop’s own gun after a lover’s quarrel, police said. The White House has placed Barvetta Singletary, a special assistant to the president and the House legislative affairs liaison, on “unpaid leave and revoked her access to the complex… Read More White House staffer shoots at Capitol police officer

Nigeria is not a rich country- President Buhari

President Mohammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria is erroneously being regarded as a rich country, stating that indices and parameters of evaluating a rich country such as economic advancement, improved social services were lacking. He however enjoined the Nigerian elites to be prepared to make sacrifice to rescue the country. The president spoke when he… Read More Nigeria is not a rich country- President Buhari