Amnesty International in Nigeria has condemned the arrest of Malam Ibrahim Musa, editor of Nigerian newspaper, Al-Mizan, by the country’s secret police in Kano on Wednesday The rights organization disclosed this in a statement posted on its Facebook official page on Wednesday. The detained editor is a former spokesperson ofContinue Reading

By Adesina Wahab The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said it had not been informed of any pay rise given lecturers in federal institutions. ASUU National President, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, stated this in an interview with Vanguard’s correspondent on Friday. He was reacting to a circular issued byContinue Reading

Russia has accused the United States and other Western powers of meddling in Ukraine since the fall of the Soviet Union to force pro-Western policies in Kiev. Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov made the remarks on Wednesday at a UN Security Council session, held at the request of Albania. InContinue Reading