Former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, believes the world may have to wait for a century to have a leader in the mould of the just departed Nelson Mandela. Babangida, in a tribute yesterday, said that with the death of the former South African president, the world has lost one of its best leaders. The deceased, more than anyone else, ... Read More »
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National Human Rights Commission Releases Instrument Establishing Working Group On Arbitrary & Ungazetted Places of Detention
GOVERNING COUNCIL OF THE NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION 5th 2013 STATUTORY MEETING HOLDEN AT ABUJA...
The Governing Council of The National Human Rights Commission met today. These are resolutions from ...
How do you define Nelson Mandela? It is only when you do so that you are able to answer the question...
Two key phrases rule sports draws all over the world. The first is what is called “The luck of the d...
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One of the counsels to Chief James Ibori, the jailed former governor of Delta State, has been arrested in London for allegedly attempting to pervert the course of justice in the money-laundering case that got the politician sent to prison. Ian Timlin, a former litigation partner at City Law Firm Speechly Bircham, was held by Met anti-corruption detectives investigating the ... Read More »
The software company, Stack Arena launched out in May 2012, by a group comprising of young and enterprising Nigerians who basically write codes and develop appealing applications. They develop some apps on demand and so many others as a result of cheer curiosity. These young developers don’t just develop apps for a living; the bulk of their time virtually revolves ... Read More »
Nelson Mandela was a lady’s man. And before his death, he married three, the last at an advanced age. Many believe he married his last wife Graca Mitchel, his late friend’s wife, only for companionship. He fathered six children, twenty grandchildren, and a several great-grandchildren. His first marriage was to a nurse, Evelyn Ntoko Mase who, like Mandela, was from ... Read More »
She was not the first woman he married. And they only lived together for five of their 38 years of marriage. But of Nelson Mandela women, Winnie is incomparable, writes OLUKOREDE YISHAU Their relationship was a love story, which some believe was tragically tempered by politics. It was a love story almost like none other. A love tale classical in ... Read More »