Politics

JUNE 12 AS NIGERIA’S DEMOCRACY DAY: President Buhari Has Done The Right Thing For Which History Will Remember Him- Ozekhome, SAN

By Bartholomew Madukwe Chief Mike Ozekhome is a lawyer and human rights activist. Prior to earning his LL.M., he was posted to the Ministry of Justice, Yola as a member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and then to the Federal Ministry of Justice, Lagos State. From there, he served as state counsel for […]

Justice Nasirul Mulk Takes Oath As Caretaker PM

Former Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice (retd) Nasirul Mulk took oath as Pakistan’s caretaker prime minister at the President House today (Friday). President Mamnoon Hussain administered oath to the caretaker prime minister at a ceremony which was also attended by the Senate chairman, deputy chairman, politicians and military officials. While speaking to journalists after taking oath, […]

Pakistan’s Ex-Judge To Be Sworn-In Today As Caretaker Prime Minister

By Barholomew Madukwe with Agency report Pakistan’s former Chief Justice, Nasirul Mulk, will today be  sworn in as the country’s caretaker prime minister for a period of two months following the dissolve of the lower house of parliament by President Mamnoon Hussain. The Ministry of Parlia­mentary Affairs issued a notification on Thursday afternoon “in pursuance of Article 52” of […]

PAKISTAN ELECTION: Cricket Star’s Party Promises To Expel Corrupt Rulers 

By Bartholomew Madukwe with Agency report As Pakistanis get set for their general election coming up July 25, party of the country’s cricket star-turned-politician, Imran Khan, on Sunday vowed to expel “corrupt” rulers in Pakistan. Khan explained that with his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, he hoped to achieve a years-long dream of leading the country as its prime […]