Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe is resigning after nearly four decades in power, according to an official close to the talks on his departure, in an extraordinary end for the world's oldest head of state who had vowed to rule until death.

Candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance and incumbent Governor of Anambra State Willie Obiano has succeeded in his re-election bid after securing a landslide victory over 36 others gunning for his position.

A 22-year-old science teacher from Oklahoma has been charged with rape after sheriff’s deputies barged in on a tryst she had allegedly set up with a teenage student.

Angry youths in Lafiagi community in Patigi Local Government Area of Kwara State have burnt down a house belonging to one of the senators from the state.

The residence, said to be owned by Senator Shaba Lafiagi who represents Kwara North, was reportedly set ablaze on Friday night over what the youths called bad representation and lack of benefits of dividends of democracy.

The Nigerian Police have reversed the threat of Indigenous People of Biafra’s ‘Vote and Die’ to ‘Vote and Live’, according to the Deputy Inspector –General of Police in charge of the polls, Mr. Habila Joshak, who leads operation ‘‘Show of Force’’ in the three senatorial districts of Anambra State on Thursday.


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My administration won’t discriminate against any part of Nigeria – Buhari

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The President was earlier received at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport in Enugu State.

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