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Cyril Ramaphosa Invites Political Rivals into Cabinet to Form Unified Government

Cyril Ramaphosa Invites Political Rivals into Cabinet to Form Unified Government

Jun, 7 2024| 0 Comments

President Cyril Ramaphosa is following in Nelson Mandela's footsteps by inviting political opponents from various parties to form a Government of National Unity. This significant move aims to foster collaboration among diverse political factions and address South Africa's challenges collectively. Ramaphosa's initiative is seen as a stride toward unity, reflecting Mandela's vision of a cohesive nation.

Kaduna Faces Devastating Project Abandonment Amid Allegations of Misuse of Funds by El-Rufai

Kaduna Faces Devastating Project Abandonment Amid Allegations of Misuse of Funds by El-Rufai

Jun, 6 2024| 0 Comments

Chairman Henry Marah of the Kaduna State House of Assembly Ad Hoc Committee has accused ex-Governor Nasir El-Rufai of leaving 60% of financed projects incomplete. Marah alleges the misappropriation of funds from development loans and unapproved borrowing. The Assembly seeks anti-corruption agency intervention, while El-Rufai rejects these claims as politically driven.

President Tinubu Officially Reinstates 'Nigeria, We Hail Thee' as National Anthem

President Tinubu Officially Reinstates 'Nigeria, We Hail Thee' as National Anthem

May, 29 2024| 0 Comments

President Bola Tinubu has signed the National Anthem Bill 2024 into law, which reinstates the old national anthem, 'Nigeria, We Hail Thee.' The bill swiftly passed both the Senate and the House of Representatives, marking a significant cultural shift from the current anthem, 'Arise O Compatriots.' Senate President Godswill Akpabio announced this development during a joint plenary session.

IEC Prepares for Special Votes in Upcoming Elections

IEC Prepares for Special Votes in Upcoming Elections

May, 27 2024| 0 Comments

The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) is set to manage special votes for the forthcoming elections. With over 1.6 million approved special voters, the IEC is ensuring a smooth voting process through home visits and voting stations. Efforts include support for disabled voters and a secure double-envelope system for vote secrecy.

Iran Prepares for Presidential Elections After Tragic Death of Ebrahim Raisi

Iran Prepares for Presidential Elections After Tragic Death of Ebrahim Raisi

May, 24 2024| 0 Comments

In a significant political development, Iran has set its next presidential election date for June 28, following President Ebrahim Raisi's sudden death in a helicopter crash on May 19. The election process, beginning with candidate nominations on June 10, highlights the urgent need for leadership continuity as mandated by the Iranian Constitution.

South Dakota Governor Controversy: Kristi Noem's Alleged Killing of Aggressive Puppy Provokes Outrage

South Dakota Governor Controversy: Kristi Noem's Alleged Killing of Aggressive Puppy Provokes Outrage

May, 3 2024| 0 Comments

Governor Kristi Noem of South Dakota defended her past action of killing a puppy. She cited the dog's aggression and fighting background, describing it as 'less than worthless'. This has led to a public uproar and debate on animal rights vs. safety concerns.