Bola Tinubu All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader, Bola Tinubu, has urged the people of Edo to reject the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Godwin Obaseki during the forthcoming gubentaorial poll. The former Governor of Lagos pointed out that Obaseki does not deserve their votes. Also Read: Edo Poll: Benin Monarch Tasks Police On […]
National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has sent a powerful message to Governor Godwin Obaseki, berating and accusing him of gravely assaulting democracy and making a mockery of the Nigerian constitution. He said Obaseki’s governance of Edo has been a throwback to the worst excesses of Nigeria’s military past […]
“We can’t keep quiet. If we do, there will be more clampdown. The current National Assembly and the executive are one.” The post ANALYSIS: Between Buhari the military dictator and Buhari the ‘reformed democrat’ appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Looks like Signal NG has taken a cue from Punch newspaper by addressing President Buhari as “Dictator Buhari” henceforth. This is in protest of the perceived large scale human rights abuse, attack on freedom of expression in Nigeria and disregard for rule of law under the Buhari-led administration. Taking to their Twitter, the media organization released […]
His lawyer also said Saturday that Ben Ali’s family would not return to their homeland for legal reasons. The post Tunisia’s ousted dictator Ben Ali, buried in Saudi Arabia appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The money is being held by the UK government until authorities in Jersey, the US, and Nigeria agree on how it should be distributed. The post UK seizes N82 billion from Nigerian late dictator Abacha’s account appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
This 22-year-old lady, Alaa Salah, has been credited with leading the revolution that brought down Sudan’s dictator, Omar Al-Bashir, after 30 years reign that was characterized with extra-judiciary killing. Consequently, this has sparked reactions from people around the World with Nigerians in particularly saying when would their country be ready for such revolution. Reactions: Sudan […]
Mr Abacha died in June 1998 at the presidential villa, Abuja. The post Nigerians remember brutal dictator, Sani Abacha, 20 years after death appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Former Guatemala dictator Rios Montt, accused of genocide, has died. A lawyer for the former Guatemalan dictator Efrain Rios Montt says the ex-leader has died at age 91. Lawyer Jaime Hernandez says the cause of death was a heart attack on Sunday. Rios Montt seized power in a 1982 coup and presided over one of […]
Even in death, General Abacha set hard to surpass records. He is the fourth head of state to die in office. The three others – Tafawa Balewa, Aguiyi Ironsi and Murtala Muhammed – were assassinated. The circumstances of his death, for a head of state, were most shameful. Even his burial was a shoddy affair […]
The current president of the country, Jose Varela, announced the death early on Tuesday. The post Panama’s former dictator, Manuel Noriega, dies at 83 appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.