Tag: AU

Bernard DayoJune 6, 2019

African Union suspends Sudan over violence against protesters

According to Al Jazeera, the African Union (AU) has suspended Sudan’s membership days after the military launched a brutal crackdown on protesters that ...

AzeezNovember 28, 2017

Buhari, Tinubu head to EU-AU summit in Abidjan (PHOTOS)

President Muhammadu Buhari and National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu have departed Abuja for the European ...

RoqeebahJuly 3, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Professor Osinbajo in Addis Ababa for the AU summit

The Acting President is currently in Ethiopia attending the 29th Ordinary Session of the African Union. According to an official ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 4, 2017

AU Chairman, Alpha Conde calls President Buhari

by Dolapo Adelana The Chairperson of the African Union (AU), President Alpha Conde of Guinea, Friday, called President Muhammadu Buhari ...

EditorFebruary 2, 2017

Analysis: On the AU Commission elections, Nigeria messed up

by Mark Amaza The recent elections of the African Union Commission have come and gone, and a new chairperson of ...

AzeezJanuary 22, 2017

This is the deal Yahya Jammeh signed before stepping down (READ)

The deal signed by former Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh before agreeing to step down has been revealed. According to SaharaReporters, ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 19, 2017

Olusegun Adeniyi: The endgame in Banjul

by Olusegun Adeniyi Last Friday, leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) demonstrated an uncommon resolve when, ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 20, 2016

Is Buhari’s anti-corruption war selective? VP Osinbajo reacts

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, said it is absurd to say that the ongoing anti-corruption war of the Buhari ...

Janeth JSeptember 27, 2015

Buhari, Obasanjo, Fayemi attend African Union meeting in New York (PHOTOS)

On the third day of his trip to the United States, President Muhammadu Buhari attended the African Union Peace and ...

Janeth JJune 16, 2015

African Union proposes one passport, one currency: Is the world coming to an end?

Before anything, let’s be clear on the headline – it’s a joke. Anyway, word on the street is that the African ...

Janeth JApril 1, 2015

AU commends Nigeria’s election, says it shows maturity of democracy

by Ranti Joseph African Union (AU) chief, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma congratulated Muhammadu Buhari for winning Nigeria’s presidential election, praising outgoing leader ...

Janeth JFebruary 12, 2015

UN, EU, others tell FG to respect the Constitution

by Ranti Joseph The United Nations, the European Union and the African Union, on Wednesday, urged the Federal Government and ...

June 27, 2014

The Dame of swag: First Lady, Patience Jonathan steps out in brown flowing outfit (LOOK)

by Akan Ido Nigeria’s First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan arrived Abuja yesterday night after President Goodluck Jonathan and his delegation ...

June 25, 2014

Nigeria make World Cup last 16, Jonathan to cut short AU trip & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo Nigeria make world cup last 16 – Vanguard Argentina beat Nigeria 3-2 to finish top of group, ...

December 11, 2013

Why Jonathan didn’t speak at Mandela’s memorial service – Abati explains

by Adeola Balogun Following murmurs in the country that President Goodluck Jonathan  was snubbed at late Nelson Mandela’s memorial service ...

July 29, 2013

“It is almost impossible to find any young leader presently who hasn’t been influenced by The Future Awards” – Aziza Uko speaks on ‘Conversations with Mercy Abang’

by Mercy Abang For the Conversations with Abang Mercy for the week, Aziza Uko, the Chief Operating Officer of the ...

July 17, 2013

Why the Sudanese President wasn’t arrested in Nigeria – FG

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday explained why Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was not arrested in Nigeria. It said by ...

May 26, 2013

In case you didn’t know: My name has brought good luck to Nigeria – Jonathan

by Akan Ido President Goodluck Jonathan has urged parents to choose good names for their children as his name has ...

August 21, 2012

Ethiopian Prime Minister Zenawi passes on

by Stanley Azuakola Only a month after the death of the late Ghanaian president, John Atta Mills, the prime minister ...

July 16, 2012

Nepotism? Zuma’s ex-wife, Nkosazana, emerges African Union head

by Isi Esene South African continues to dominate the leadership of the African continent with the election of  Nkosazana Dlamin-Zuma, ...

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