Otabil’s pulpit response was not goldy – Suhuyini

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale North has described the comments by Founder and Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), as inappropriate. Alhassan Suhuyini says he does not think Dr Mensa Otabil’s response to criticisms about the insolvency of two banks recently is godly. “The Bible and Quran teach us to season our words to ensure that we do […]

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President Buhari in plea for Nigerian unity

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has addressed the nation following three months of medical leave in the UK. In a televised speech, Mr Buhari, 74, said he was “distressed” by calls for the dissolution of Nigeria, urging Nigerians to come together. But the president failed to disclose his illness. It was his second spell of medical leave this year. Many Nigerians […]

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Gov’t directs police to take up responsibility for towing disabled vehicles

The government has directed the Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD) of the Police Service revert to its initial responsibility of removing broken down vehicles from the roads, following the decision to discontinue implementation of the mandatory towing levy. Months of persistent public pressure against the implementation of the Legislative Instrument (LI) 2180 forced government to discontinue the execution of […]

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Senegalese nationals ‘expelled’ from The Gambia

Nearly 70 Senegalese nationals have been expelled from The Gambia into Senegal’s Casamance region, BBC Afrique is reporting. The measure comes only three days after a meeting held by the interior ministers of the two states in the Senegalese capital, Dakar. Senegal played a key role in helping President Adama Barrow take power in January, forcing long-serving ruler Yahya Jammeh […]

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