Africa's richest dictators

The richest people in Africa could easily be former and current presidents and rulers of African countries. But don’t expect to find them on our FORBES rich list.During a recent trip to Nairobi I had a lunch meeting with an old friend and…

SSS re-arrests Kabir Sokoto

The State Security Service has re-arrested the major suspect of the Christmas Day bombing in Niger State, Kabir Sokoto. Sources in The Presidency, Abuja told The Eagle Online that Sokoto was apprehended this morning by officers of the…

Jonathan: Wamakko deserves second term

The President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has said that a former Governor of Sokoto State and gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Aliyu Wamakko, deserves to be reelected because he performed creditably well in his…