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USA: Hillary Clinton Will Control The Gun You Own

“What is wrong with us, that we cannot stand up to the NRA and the gun lobby, and the gun manufacturers they represent?” angry Clinton said.

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USA: Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton Rely On Each Other When Things Get Tense

Bill Clinton also remains involved in editing his wife’s major speeches — a role the Clintons have performed for each other for decades.

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USA: How Slavery Led To Modern Capitalism

To understand slavery’s centrality to the rise of American capitalism consider the history of an antebellum Alabama dry-goods outfit called Lehman Brothers.

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USA: Obama New Plan To Close Guantanamo Bay Prison

Obama, a Democrat, is adamant that Guantanamo be shut down before his successor takes over in 2017.

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EGYPT: Inside The Appalling State Of Egypt’s Justice System

Activist and lawyer Mahienour el-Massry is serving a 15-month prison term after being jailed, alongside several others, for participating in a protest outside al-Raml police station in 2013.

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USA: President Barack Obama Lost Syria: Here’s Why

By 2014, when Obama had come around to supporting US action in Syria to support the rebels, the lessons he drew from Libya had shifted as well.

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NIGERIA: Alleged Interference In Akwa Ibom And Rivers States Governorship Election Tribunals: Let The Truth Be Told

We cannot forget the indisputable fact that the so-called governorship election in the two States was characterised by snatching of election materials.

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NIGERIA: President Buhari: Release Nnamdi Kanu Now

Arguably, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu is being accused by the Buhari-led government of using the medium of Radio Biafra to be mobilizing the people of South-East.

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NIGERIA: Modest Proposals On Fighting Corruption

President Buhari, if serious about fighting corruption, ought to champion a constitutional amendment to revise the country’s immunity clause to ensure that it no longer shields men and women who engage in impunity.

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SOUTH AFRICA: South Africa Is In Danger Of Becoming A Radicalised Society – Again

SOUTH AFRICA: South Africa Is In Danger Of Becoming A Radicalised Society – Again

South Africa is increasingly displaying evidence of radicalism, racialised rhetoric and general disenchantment.

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NIGERIA: Saraki: Loyalty On Trial

Saraki’s loyalty has been severely and severally tested, and on all occasions, he has proved himself a loyal party man, a patriotic Nigerian.

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NIGERIA: The Brotherhood Of Thieves Ready For Another Circus Show

No matter how the Brotherhood of Thieves dress the Prince of Thieves, the Prince will always appear as a wolf in a wolf’s clothing.

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TANZANIA: Will There Ever Be Change In Tanzania?

TANZANIA: Will There Ever Be Change In Tanzania?

Despite general consensus from teams of international observers, Zanzibar was thrown into a political crisis.

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NIGERIA: Letter From Africa: What’s The Point Of Nigeria’s Traditional Kings?

Residents have been celebrating Prince Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi the new Ooni of Ife, which became vacant in July on the death of Oba Okunade Sijuwade.

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NIGERIA: In Search Of Nigeria’s ‘Credible’ Politicians

Nigerians want to see concrete actions. Let looters (in the PDP and APC, the North and South) be thoroughly investigated, tried and jailed if found guilty.

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TURKEY: President Tayyip Erdogan Wins Big In 2015 Election

The result handed President Tayyip Erdogan and the AKP 317 of the 550 seats in parliament.

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AUSTRALIA: Can Tony Abbott Ever Be Prime Minister Again?

Who could begrudge him a bit of time to get his life sorted out after such a bruising end to decades of public service?

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NIGERIA: ‘Change’ And Buhari’s Endless Convoy Of Stress

More blatantly vain is the number of cars on the president’s convoy. Running close to thirty or more.

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CANADA: Canadian Voters Are Smart People

CANADA: Canadian Voters Are Smart People

Justin Trudeau trusted Canadians would listen to his positive messages and vision for the future.

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NIGERIA: Reuben Abati Talks About Worrying Issues

To move Nigeria forward, these are the fundamental issues to address.

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