Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

 

Monthly Archives: October 2014

Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore has resigned

The embattled President Blaise Compaore of Burkina Faso (photo: left) has resigned from office. His resignation followed massive outpouring of dissatisfaction, sustained opposition by the people of the impoverished small African nation, and subsequent violent protests which led to the

APC reacts to withdrawal of Speaker Tambuwal’s security detail

In a statement issued in Abuja on Thursday by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (photo) the opposition party said:  “Furthermore, as the number four citizen of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the security detail and apparatus attached to

Osama Bin Laden’s U.S. commando killer to reveal ID

US commando who killed Bin Laden to reveal identity. The US Navy Seal commando who fired the shots which killed Al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden (photo) is to reveal his identity in a Fox News television documentary next month, the

President Jonathan picks PDP Presidential Nomination forms

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday motored to the National Secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat in Abuja to collect his expression of interest and nomination forms (as the only candidate) to contest the February, 2015 Presidential election. Photo:

Igbo Route to Presidency

The White Paper | Igbo Route to Presidency. Since the end of the Biafra-Nigeria war in 1970, the Igbo have continuously struggled to reenter the mainstream of Nigerian political firmament, all to no avail. Politicians of Igbo extraction have lost hope in

Speaker Tambuwal’s security detail withdrawn

The security detail comprising the Police, SSS, Civil Defence and other paramilitary agencies detailed and attached to protect the Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal (photo: acknowledging cheers at APC mini-convention in Abuja on Wednesday) has

PHOTO NEWS: APC mini-convention, Abuja parade ground

Pictures taken at the All Progressives Congress (APC) mini convention held at the Parade Ground in Abuja on Wednesday October 29, 2014. On that day, the opposition APC formally gained a new member as the Speaker of the Nigerian House

Africa’s first white Head of State in 2 decades appointed in Zambia

Zambia’s Scott becomes Africa’s first white leader in 20 years. LUSAKA – Zambia’s Guy Scott became Africa’s first white head of state in 20 years on Wednesday after the president, “King Cobra” Michael Sata, died in a London hospital aged

Diego Maradona files theft complaint against girlfriend

Maradona accuses girlfriend of theft after video leaked. Buenos Aires – Former Argentine soccer star Diego Maradona filed a theft complaint against his girlfriend, Rocio Oliva, after a video was released that allegedly shows him hitting her. Photo above: Argentina

President Michael Sata of Zambia dies in London

Zambian President Dies in London Hospital. Zambian leader Michael Sata, a longtime opposition leader who was finally elected president in 2011, died after an illness, the Zambian government said Wednesday. The Cabinet held a meeting to discuss a political transition,