Bola Tinubu may dismiss speculation that he is running for the 2023 presidential elections, but political insiders see him as a front-runner, ... alongside Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi, Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi, and Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello.
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The Nigerian navy is bristling about reports on the the rise of piracy in the region. Maritime intelligence group Dryad Global has rejected claims ... by the Nigerian navy that its reporting of security and piracy in the Gulf of Guinea reflects a hidden agenda.
29 May 2021 will mark six years since Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari took office with a promise to safeguard the lives of the electorates, ... fight crippling corruption and improve livelihoods in Africa’s most populous nation. More than half a decade later, analysts have scored the president’s performance as “weak” and see him as having "failed" in his mandate.
On 17 March 2021, an Italian court in Milan announced - after more than three years of proceedings - the acquittal of 15 defendants in the emblematic ... corruption case concerning Eni's and Shell's acquisition of OPL 245 in Nigeria in 2011, for $1.3bn.