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Tablets, which are light mobile computers, are currently in vogue. Because they are handy and easy to use, tablets are especially popular with students, businesspeople and professionals. Apple’s iPads lead the way in the tablet market in North America and Europe, but not in Africa

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Five months after United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and World Bank President Jim Yong Kim visited Africa’s Great Lakes region, a 15-member delegation of the UN Security Council followed suit

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India announces national agro forestry policy

India announced a US30–40 million investment in its first-ever national agro forestry policy designed to put more trees back on farms to benefit the people and the environment

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Brazil 2014: Nigerians beckon on T.B. Joshua for success

IT is not an overstatement that Nigerian football is presently enjoying the grace of God considering the surprise feats has recorded in the past few years, but the country’s football authorities have a role to play if Nigeria at the senior level, can conquer the world

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Borderless 2014 Conference in Nigeria

The third Annual Conference of the Borderless Alliance, dubbed Borderless 2014, would be held at Ikeja in Lagos, from February 26 – 28, this year

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Nigeria: APC Backs Rivers Lawmakers over N30 Billion Reserve Fund

The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended the State House of Assembly for passing the Rivers State Reserve Fund Law Amendment Bill 2014 to enable the State Government withdraw N30 billion from the N53 billion in the fund

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Peacekeepers have failed to prevent the ethnic cleansing of Muslims in Central African Republic

International peacekeepers have failed to prevent the ethnic cleansing of Muslim civilians in the western part of the Central African Republic, Amnesty International said in a report issued today

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Nigeria: PDP is dead in Rivers, says APC

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers has declared the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the State dead and buried following the registration yesterday of Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as an APC member, thus permanently terminating his relationship with PDP

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ECOWAS should overhaul Security architecture – Experts

Experts on Security and Conflict Management have called on the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission to overhaul and reposition its anticipatory mechanisms to respond to complex emergencies

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Nigeria: Vengeance Is Coming For Dirty Politicians – T.B. Joshua

On Sunday 9th February 2014, the controversial Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua released yet more alarming prophetic messages to Nigeria, Africa and the international community

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Rivers Political Crisis: I ‘m not going to fight Goodluck Jonathan, Princewill declares

Prince Tonye Princewill, a stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party, and one time Action Congress, AC, governorship candidate in the 2007 general poll in Rivers has declared that he won’t get involved in any political tussle against President Goodluck Jonathan, especially according to him, “If I think that fight is not good enough. Mr Princewill […]

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Experts Worry Sochi Facilities Will Not Be Used After the Olympics

For 17 days, the world’s attention will be on the Russian city of Sochi for the Winter Olympics. But what happens when the games are over and the athletes leave? Some experts fear the facilities, build at great expense, will go unused and fall into decay. Brian Allen reports

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Libya: All Chemical Weapons Destroyed

Libya’s foreign minister announced that the country has destroyed its last known chemical weapons from the era of former dictator Moammar Gadhafi

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Nigeria: Reaction Trails Police Banning of Rallies in Rivers State……

The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described Rivers Police Command’s directive banning any form of rallies or political gatherings in Rivers State as an act of illegality as well as an abuse of the inalienable right of the people of Rivers State

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Refutal: Malicious Mischief by PDP Rivers State Against Rep. Dakuku Peterside

Hon. Dakuku Peterside has refuted the deliberate falsehood and malicious mischief being circulated by the Rivers State Chapter of PDP to the effect that he blocked the clearance of Maj Gen Kenneth Minimah as Chief of Army Staff in the National Assembly

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Nigeria: Nine PDP Governors to Defect by March

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has described the decision of 11 Senators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to defect to APC as a wise one

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