Benin Republic President Thomas Boni Yayi, NOW African Union Chairman

Benin President Thomas Boni Yayi was elected the African Union Chairman on Sunday, January 29th, taking over the one-year post from Equatorial Guinea’s President, Teodoro Obiang Nguema, officials said. President Goodluck Jonathan was today defeated by the President of Benin Republic, Thomas Boni Yayi, in the race for the chairmanship of the African Union, (AU). … Continue reading »

HAMZAH AL-MUSTAPHA guilty of Kudirat Abiola’s murder

Court today found HAMZAH AL-MUSTAPHA guilty of Kudirat Abiola’s murder. He has been sentenced to death by hanging. He has right of appeal. It should be recalled that Al-Mustapha joined the army and was trained as an intelligence operative.  He was appointed Chief Security Officer to the Head of State (CSOHS) with a Special Strike … Continue reading »

The First Revealee

“Kemi, what’s wrong?”, Tola said, coming in from a long run “What do you mean what’s wrong? do I look like there’s something wrong?” I replied, sounding very guilty. “Yea, I’ve noticed how lazy and sluggish you’ve become, it’s unusual, and…”, she explained “And what?” I cut in, very aggressively. “…Kemi, this is part of … Continue reading »

Ringim FIRED!

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, announced the appointment of Abubakar in a statement. He also said all the deputy inspectors, general of police who served with the former IGP had been retired. The statement said the appointment of Abubakar was the first step in the government’s planned … Continue reading »

THE January Giveaway

Starting early in the year, I set out a giveaway challenge, with 3 weeks to submit pictures. A few people sent in their pictures and now it’s up to you, the readers to decide who wins. If you weren’t aware of the challenge, the details are on here. In summary, based on these pictures, which … Continue reading »

How do I say this?

…I’m three months in and honestly, I’m still blown away. If someone had told me a year ago, I’d be in this position, I would have…well I don’t know what I would have done but I would for sure not have believed it. The past few months have been absolutely surreal and I’m certain even … Continue reading »