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2019: Buhari remains best presidential candidate for Nigeria – CACOL

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, has declared its support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term in office. CACOL said among those jostling for the presidential stool, only President Buhari stands head high and is qualified to lead the nation. Speaking with Sun, Debo Adeniran, Executive Chairman of the group, warned that Nigerians […]

EU Parliament to debate Kenya post-poll situation Tuesday » Capital News

The debate follows the release of an election report last week, a move the government protested since it had no input in it and termed it unprocedural, condescending, and disdainful/FILE By SIMON NDONGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 16 – The European Parliament is on Tuesday expected to debate the situation in Kenya after last year’s elections. […]

Political leadership is needed so economy can reach new heights

Political leadership is needed so economy can reach new heights BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Annual external and export sales figures have shown that, despite wider uncertainty, our firms are proving that when the opportunity presents itself, the sector is more than able to grasp it. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/business/analysis/political-leadership-is-needed-so-economy-can-reach-new-heights-36482947.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/incoming/article36491977.ece/13036/AUTOCROP/h342/3_Parliament_Buildi.jpg Email Annual external and export sales figures have shown that, despite […]

Truth really is stranger than fiction right now | Columns

We all know the world’s a pretty absurd place right now. Truth is not only stranger than fiction; it’s also becoming stranger than fake news. If people 50 years ago were to take a glance at this week’s news roundup, they would not only be in shock, but would have to walk away shaking their […]

Joseph Keating remembered for his contributions to Pittston – News

Article Tools Pittston Mayor Joseph Keating fields questions from angry residents at a city council meeting in 2006. cv17pittstonp2 THE CITIZENS’ VOICE File SUBMITTED Joseph P. Keating sits on a vintage Pittston fire truck. Keating, who died Monday, was a former Pittston fire chief who helped modernize the department. PITTSTON — Joseph P. Keating […]

City dismisses senior official after corruption allegations

A City of Johannesburg official responsible for trade and investment projects has been dismissed. Photo: Chantelle Fourie A City of Johannesburg official responsible for trade and investment projects has been dismissed after being found guilty of dishonesty and wrongfully influencing tenders. MMC for Economic Development, Leah Knott, explained that the official engaged in private business without […]