Sat. Nov 26th, 2022

Day: September 10, 2022

On 5 September, 2022, Kenya’s Supreme Court sitting as the final and sole judicial arbiter of presidential election disputes in the country, certified the election of incumbent Deputy President, William Samoei Ruto, as the lawful winner of the presidential election conducted the previous month on 8th August.  When he is sworn in on 13 September,


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The Confederation of African Football has ordered that the first leg of the 2022/2023 TotalEnergies Confederation Cup match between Kwara United FC and AS Douanes of Niger Republic, be played behind closed doors. Rising from the Pre-Match Meeting on Saturday, the Match Commissioner, General Tamba Langtombong from The Gambia, delivered CAF’s verdict on the match.


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Two teammates from Egyptian club Future FC traded blows after drawing 0-0 at BUL FC of Uganda in a CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round first leg on Saturday. Eyewitnesses told AFP that veteran goalkeeper Mahmoud ‘Genesh’ Abdel Rahim and midfielder Ahmed Refaat had to be separated by other members of the team as the African


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Worried by the increasing cases of torture in Nigeria, the Federal Government has inaugurated the National Committee Against Torture. The government said the decision was aimed at eliminating torture, cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment in the country. Members of the newly reconstituted committee were drawn from the Federal Ministry of Justice, National Human Rights Commission,


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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Delta State has deployed its special forces to forestall the spate of insecurity and activities of criminals across the state in the months heralding the Yuletide, popularly referred to as ‘Ember Months’. The State Commandant of the NSCDC, while speaking through the Public Relations Officer, Dsc Emeka


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The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has tasked media practitioners to protect Nigeria’s democracy in their reportage. Gbajabiamila made the call on Saturday at a workshop organised for members of the House of Representatives Press Corps in Abuja. The workshop, titled “Deepening Legislative Knowledge through Critical Reporting’’,  was organised by the Office


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Environmental stakeholders have urged relevant government agencies to ensure the enforcement of environmental protection laws as part of measures to prevent air pollution. This was part of the recommendations contained in a communique issued at an international conference on COVID-19, air quality, and environment was co-organized by the Center for Atmospheric Research and Penn State


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