Politics

I’m Close To Joining The APC Again – Daniel Bwala Confirms

Daniel Bwala, a lawyer and policy analyst, has announced his departure from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and indicated that he is close to joining the All Progressives Congress (APC). Bwala, who served as a spokesman for Atiku Abubakar’s 2023…

No Place For Violence, Says Biden On Shooting At Trump’s Rally

President Joe Biden has condemned the violence which broke out at a rally held for his major opponent in the November election, Donald Trump, in Pennsylvania. Studiocb55news had earlier reported how a yet to be identified individual opened fire at the rally…

President Tinubu appoints Oluwaseun Faleye as new MD/CEO of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of Mr. Oluwaseun Faleye as the new Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF).   This announcement was made by the special adviser to the president, Chief Ajuri Ngelale,…

FG unveils National Antimicrobial Resistance policy

Federal Government has unveiled the National Antimicrobial Resistance Policy (AMR) to forestall public health threat in the country. Dr Iziaq Salako, Minister of State for Environment, stated this on Thursday in Abuja at the inauguration of the National Antimicrobial policy…

African Group recommends Dr. Okonjo-Iweala for second term as WTO Director-General

The African Group has requested World Trade Organization (WTO) chief Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to run for a second term as head of the global trade watchdog, according to a document released on Friday as reported by Reuters.   A document sent by…

Senate confirms appointment of Adepoju as DG of NARSDA

The Senate has confirmed Dr. Matthew Olumide Adepoju as the Director General of the National Space Research and Development Agency, NARSDA. The confirmation by the Senate yesterday was a sequel to the consideration of the report of the Senate Committee…

Liberian President Slashes His Salary By 40%

Liberia’s President Joseph Boakai has voluntarily slashed his salary by 40 per cent. “In fulfillment of his commitment to fiscal integrity and national financial security, President Joseph Nyuma Boakai, Sr. has announced a voluntary 40% reduction in his salary,” a…

BREAKING: President Tinubu steps down as ECOWAS Chairman

President Bola Tinubu’s tenure as Chairman of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government comes to an end on Sunday, July 7, 2024. According to Persecondnews, Tinubu will hand over the reins to a new leader at the…

Rivers crisis: Fubara is Wike’s political investment – APC Chairman

Governor Sim Fubara’s mentor is the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, according to Tony Okocha, the chairman of the Rivers State Caretaker Committee for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Okocha emphasised that Fubara would not have…

Democratic Party Leaders Want Kamala Harris To Replace Biden In US Elections

Democratic Party Leaders are rallying around Kamala Harris to replace Biden in the forthcoming US Elections. While insisting on running for reelection, President Biden of the United States of America on Friday denied that top Democrats in Congress want him to step…