“It’s the highest point of political distraction, malice and mischief” – ABUTH discredits Buhari cancer report

Subcribe to Daily Post Newsletter Buhari The APC presidential campaign organization has discredited the purported report, which allegedly emanated from the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH), to the effect that General Muhammadu Buhari is stricken with cancer. A statement by the Directorate of Media and Publicity of the APC Campaign in Abuja on Saturday […]

Tragedy descends on Somalia’s unity, nationalism, and sovereignty

By Mohamud M Uluso – Societies need national governments for the promotion of social cohesion, protection of the rights of all citizens, defence from external harm and aggression, maintenance of political and security order, spur of economic development, and provision of emergency assistance. Conversely, Governments can be a machinery used for the killing, oppression, insecurity, […]

Car bomb kills four in Somalia

A car bomb targeting security officials killed four civilians in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday, a government official said. Al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the blast, saying it was targeting “pro-United States forces” and that it had killed a number of government soldiers. “The suicide car bomb killed four civilians and injured […]

Tragedy on Somalia’s unity, nationalism, and sovereignty

by Mohamud M Uluso Societies need national governments for the promotion of social cohesion, protection of the rights of all citizens, defense from external harm and aggression, maintenance of political and security order, spur of economic development, and provision of emergency assistance. Conversely, Governments can be machinery used for killing, oppression, insecurity, and economic depredation. […]

Mali: Refugees In North Fear Reprisals

By Jemal Oumar Two years after the cities of northern Mali were freed from the control of terrorist groups, more than 100,000 refugees are still living outside the country. Many of those now residing abroad are in Mauritania, Niger and Burkina Faso, the UN reported. According to Touareg writer and journalist Intagrist El Ansari, these […]

Gunmen attack Kenyan soldiers near Somali border

Gunmen attacked a truck carrying Kenyan soldiers near the border with Somalia on Thursday, seriously wounding three of them, police said, in an assault that bore the hallmarks of Somalia’s Islamist militant group al Shabaab. Attacks on civilians and security forces have killed well over 200 people since 2013. Concerns about security have battered Kenya’s […]

Seydou Keita is still Mali’s star man

Mali have released their player list for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea, with Modibo Maiga of French side Metz returning to the team after a long absence. Abdou Traore and Cheick Diabate of Bordeaux make the list while Ajaccio goalkeeper Oumar Sissoko was not called up this time. Seydou Keïta of […]