Category: Politics

FG Launch Programme to promote Buhari’s Policies

The Presidency has launched a weekly television and radio programme which is aimed at promoting the policies and programmes of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s led administration. This is contained in a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja by Abiola Olusola, Deputy Director (Media) in the office of the Vice President. The announcement is coming 24 […]

”No one would hand over the mantle of leadership to you simply because you’re Young” – Masir El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has urged Nigerian youth to join political parties and participate in their processes. In a post shared on the Kaduna State’s official Facebook page, El-Rufai complained about “young people” who insult leaders on social media. If young people wish to “chase ‘old people,’ from positions of power, he wrote, they must join […]

Presidency begs Na’Abba

The Presidency has released major achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari with an appeal to former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Ghali Na’Abba, to be less critical of the administration. Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, made the appeal to Na’Abba in a statement issued in […]

2019: ”Brother Buhari Consider a Deserved Rest” – Obasanjo

Just back from Liberia, former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday threw another bombshell and asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019. In a special press statement entitled, “The Way Out: A Clarion Call for Coalition for Nigeria Movement”, Obasanjo claimed Buhari has performed far below expectation and should honourably “dismount from the […]

2019: Tinubu, Akande meet Buhari

Two chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and Chief Bisi Akande, on Tuesday in Abuja met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the APC chieftains were in the presidential villa barely some hours after the release of a statement written […]

Election: South east leaders endorse Buhari

With eyes cast on the prospect of a South easterner becoming Nigeria’s president in 2023, some leaders from the region said they would back the re-election of  President Muhammadu Buhari next year. The leaders made the commitment on Monday during a visit to Buhari in Abuja. ‘‘We implore Mr President, as a just and fair-minded […]

”A Cele Pastor Predicted My Emergence As Aare Ona Kakanfo” – Gani Adams

A top pastor from the Celestial Church of Christ predicted the emergence of Gani Adams as the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba land, Adams has revealed. Adams was installed as the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo at an event held on 13 January at Durbar Stadium in Oyo. Speaking at a special thanksgiving service to mark […]

”Buhari Lacks the Intellectual Capacity To Lead Nigeria” – Na’Abba

President Muhammadu Buhari does not have the physical and intellectual capacity to lead Nigeria, former Speaker of the House of Representatives Umar Gali Na’Abba has said. The former speaker said Buhari would not get his support should he declare to run for a second term in 2019. “President Buhari hasn’t got the capacity physically and […]

Obasanjo, Saraki, Okorocha & Okocha attends George Weah’s Inaguration

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, were present as Liberia swore in its 24th President, George Weah. The former World’s Best Footballer was sworn in as the 24th President of Liberia. Weah took his oath of office at exactly noon inside the 35,000 capacity Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex in Monrovia. At least eight African […]

Metuh’s trial Adjourned

The trial of former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Olisa Metuh, was stalled on Monday at the Federal High Court, Abuja, due to his ill–health. Metuh, who is standing trial alongside his company, Destra Investment Limited, was not in court, as Mr Onyechi Ikpeazu (SAN), his counsel told the court that his client was on […]
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