LIBYA: Maummar Gadaffi’s Second Son, Saif al-Islam to Contest 2018 Presidential Election

Six years after the overthrow of his father’s regime, in October 2011, Saif al-Islam Gadafi, the son of former Libyan leader, Muammar Gadaffi plans to contest in the upcoming presidential election in the country. Come 2018, Libya would be holding its next presidential election. The family of the slain tyrant, through its spokesperson, Basem al-Hashimi […]

UPDATE: The Fall of Robert Mugabe; What We Know So Far About His Removal by The Military

Robert Mugabe has finally been kicked out of power. His government was toppled in a bloodless coup which saw his 37-year rule in Zimbabwe. What we know so far: Soldiers patrol streets of Harare Explosions rock Zimbabwe capital in early hours of morning Military “takes over state-owned broadcast station.” Mugabe to speak at 11 am […]

PARADISE PAPERS: Zenith Bank Chairman, Jim Ovia, Implicated in Massive Tax Avoidance Scheme; Proposes £11million Refund

Jim Ovia, the Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc, has proposed to refund £10,892,166 being the total value-added tax payment he supposedly avoided while importing two luxury jets into the European Union territory. However, Mr. Ovia and Godwin Emefiele, the CBN governor, were named among several personalities around the world believed to have used artificial leasing […]