Since winning the recently concluded presidential election in Nigeria’s 2023 general election in March, a lot of speculation has surrounded who will play major roles in the cabinet of President-Elect Bola Ahmed Tinubu. According to numerous sources, party stakeholders, long-time associates, elder statesmen, and ex-governors are already engaged in intense lobbying for key positions, including ministerial appointments and other juicy offices. GuardianTV takes a look at some names that might play significant roles when the new administration is sworn in after May 29.
29 Oct 2022
On the first anniversary of the military coup that derailed Sudan's transition to civilian rule, at least one protester is killed and thousands take to the streets against the power grab. Also, key peace talks open in South Africa between Ethiopia's federal government and Tigrayan rebels. Finally, part of the world's largest telescope SKA is hosted by South Africa to study the birth of the universe.
25 Oct 2021
The hard-line TLP party has agreed to suspend a three-day-long march after the government agreed to drop charges against its leader and consider expelling the French ambassador over caricatures of Prophet Muhammad.
7 Dec 2020
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20 Sep 2020
More than 100 people have been arrested after ignoring threats not to assemble. Authorities sealed off roads and deployed heavy vehicles to prevent protesters from trying to reach Independence Square.
24 Jun 2020
In March, economic advisers to the German government expected coronavirus-caused lockdowns to last for only 5 weeks. On Tuesday, they had to drastically revise down their former growth forecast for the current year.
8 Apr 2018
U.S. payrolls missed expectations in March with an increase of 103,000, while the unemployment rate held steady at 4.1 percent.
4 Jun 2017
Three assailants smashed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before attacking revellers in a popular nightlife hub with knives, leaving seven dead in the third deadly terror attack in Britain since March.
18 Mar 2017
U.S. consumer confidence showed a better than expected improvement in March, while the index of current conditions jumped to its highest level since November 2000.
17 Feb 2017
Arsene Wenger says he will be in a management position next season at Arsenal or another club, expects to make a decision in March or April.
2 Feb 2017
A law allowing Prime Minister Theresa May to trigger Britain's exit from the European Union cleared its first legislative hurdle on Wednesday, paving the way for the government to launch divorce talks by the end of March.