West African leaders meet for discussions on Guinea coup

West African leaders gathered in Accra on Thursday to determine how the region’s main political and economic bloc can steer Guinea back towards constitutional rule following a coup that ousted President Alpha Conde last week. The 15-nation Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) condemned the putsch and has suspended Guinea from the bloc’s decision-making… Read More West African leaders meet for discussions on Guinea coup

Former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan to lead AU Elections Observation delegates to Zambia

Former Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan is to lead the African Union Elections Observation Mission (AUEOM) to the Zambian general elections scheduled take place on October 11, 2016. A statement posted on AU’s website, on Monday, stated that Jonathan would be leading members of the short term mission to join the continental body’s deployment of… Read More Former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan to lead AU Elections Observation delegates to Zambia

President Goodluck Jonathan allegedly fired SURE-P boss for attending former President Obasanjo’s birthday event

That’s the trending discussion right now on social media. Presidential spokesperson Reuben Abati a few hours ago announced the sack of SURE-P boss, Martin Luther Agwai, and now there are reports that he was sacked for attending former president Obasanjo’s birthday event last week. Premium Times reported that Mr. Agwai was fired for flouting a… Read More President Goodluck Jonathan allegedly fired SURE-P boss for attending former President Obasanjo’s birthday event

President Goodluck Jonathan fires Sure-P Chairman Gen Agwai, announces replacement

President Jonathan this afternoon fired the Chairman of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P), Gen. Martin Luther Agwai (rtd.) pictured above. A statement by Reuben Abati says Ishaya Dare Akau, a high-level administrator in the nation’s public service is to replace Gen. Agwai with immediate effect. The statement below…. In furtherance of his efforts… Read More President Goodluck Jonathan fires Sure-P Chairman Gen Agwai, announces replacement