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Nigeria to lose over N4.1trn on inter’l legal charges against Buhari’s govt

•As UK-based P & ID seeks to enforce $9b damages  Senator Iroegbu Nigerian, which is already facing myriads ofeconomic challenges, budget deficit and huge external debt may lose over $13.3 billion, which amounts to N4.076 trillion in legal charges incurred by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. The money, which could rise

Who has the power to regulate extremist content on the internet?

•Addressing internet regulation Nikita Malik Earlier this month, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport (more commonly known by its acronym DCMS) in the United Kingdom released a new ‘online harms’ white paper to regulate social media, search, messaging, and file sharing platforms. Among other things, the proposal called for the creation of an independent regulator

Five Eyes intelligence sharing has Failed to combat white nationalist terrorism

Van Jackson New Zealand may appear to be a paradise in the Pacific, but it is afflicted by many of the problems facing other liberal democracies, such as a rising suicide rate and deep socioeconomic inequalities with no clear solution. To this list of shared problems, tragically, one can now add white nationalist terrorism. The terrorist attacks in Christchurch

Boko Haram: UK Secretary of Defence visits Theatre Command, assures of collaboration 

•NAWOJ lauds Nigerian Army's counter-insurgency efforts  Senator Iroegbu  The  United Kingdom (UK) Secretary of State for Defence, Rt. Hon. Garvin williamson, has visited  the Headquarters of the Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri, Borno State, in support of Nigeria's counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency efforts against Boko Haram terrorists. This coming as the Nigerian

Timi Frank urges German Chancellor, Merkel, to help save Nigeria’s democracy

•Lists 10 posers for President Buhari Senator Iroegbu   The former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has called on the visiting German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, to help prevail on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to adhere to the rule of law and respect the fundamental

Britain to build prison wing in Kirikiri

Britain will build a new 112-bed wing at Kirikiri Prison in Lagos so that it can transfer Nigerian prisoners there, foreign secretary, Boris Johnson announced in London today. In a written statement to parliament, Johnson said tenders had been placed and a supplier identified to conduct the building work at Kirikiri.

UK pledges support to Nigerian women in politics

The British government has promised to give support to Nigerian women who are actively involved in politics as 12 states adopts plans on gender equality. The UK Special envoy on gender equality, Ms. Joanna Roper, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that there was the need to increase women participation

Tompolo writes from hiding, accuses Buhari, Army of intimidation 

• Maeks dather's one year remembrance I, High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo – the Ibe-Ebidouwei of Ijaw Nation, remember my father as always, who was killed by the Nigerian Army as directed by President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government of Nigeria, on September 7, 2016. I have been marked as state