Meet UK New Prime Minister
As predicted by some political analysts, the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Affairs of the United Kingdom, Mary Elizabeth Truss, has now been elected as the new UK Prime Minister.
The South West Norfolk MP, who has been in Parliament since May 2010, takes over from Boris Johnson, becoming Conservatives Party's fourth PM since the 2015 election.
Truss, 47, is the third female to be UK Prime Minister after "Iron Lady" Margaret Hilda Thatcher and later Theresa Mary May.
She defeated former Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak to attain the feat with over 20 thousand votes.
West African military chiefs meet in Abuja over Niger coup
Military Chiefs from some West African countries are currently in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, for a high-powered delegation meeting over the coup in the Republic of Niger, the Daily Trust reports.The meeting, which followed the threat of military action in Niger by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS, is being chaired by the chairman of the ECOWAS military chief, Gen. Christopher Musa.The chiefs who have so far arrived in the country include those of...
Bola Tinubu Shunned by Europe’s Leaders, Decline To Meet With Him
The report that Bola Tinubu left Nigeria for Europe on a working visit is grossly misleading according to insider sources.On the contrary, Europe’s leaders all agree to shun Bola Tinubu and they all declined to meet with him. Their decision is not only shameful but also terrifying. Tinubu has been desperately trying to secure a meeting with these leaders, but all his pleas have fallen on deaf ears.The reason for Europe’s leaders’ refusal to meet with Tinubu is not a...
Police, Presidential Transition team meet ahead of Buhari’s handover
The Transition Technical Task Team (TTTT) of the Presidential Transition Council (PTC) has received assurances from the Ministry of Police Affairs that they can count on their support.Abel Olumuyiwa Enitan, the Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Police Affairs, provided the assurance on Tuesday during a conversation with the council.The PTC delegation was at the ministry's Abuja headquarters under the direction of Ibrahim Hassan, Senior Special Assistant to the...
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