Tag: Buhari

You’re not welcome in Imo, IPOB threatens Buhari

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is not welcome in Imo state following his scheduled visit for Thursday. This was contained in a broadcast by IPOB’s Director of Socials, Chika Edoziem, on Monday evening. Edoziem in the broadcast also warned all traditional rulers[Read More…]

Who is Ifedayo Adetifa, newly appointed NCDC DG? See profile

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday announced the confirmation of the appointment of Ifedayo Adetifa as the director-general of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). This is following the resignation of Chikwe Ihekweazu after his appointment as the World Health Organisation, WHO’s assistant director-general of Health Emergency Intelligence. According to a[Read More…]

Femi Adesina claims Buhari broke many jinxes, lists them

The Presidency has listed numerous jinxes broken by the Buhari administration in recent times. Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, listed the jinxes in a special write-up on Sunday in Abuja. He stated that “a giant-sized jinx was broken recently when the Nigerian[Read More…]

Buhari to visit Imo on Thursday, Uzodinma discloses

Agency Report Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo, says all is set for President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to  the state on Thursday, September 9. The governor disclosed this while addressing newsmen at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, on Saturday. Uzodinma, who spoke upon his return from an official trip[Read More…]

Ortom sues Buhari’s minister, Akume, N60bn for libel

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom, has sued the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator George Akume for N60 billion at the Makurdi High Court. The suit No. MHC/268/2021 was filed by Okon N. Efut, SAN and four other lawyers. The governor is seeking N50 billion as general damages[Read More…]

APC expels Yola Caretaker Chairman for wishing Buhari died of COVID-19

[Updated September 4, 2021; 6:43am] The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has expelled the Caretaker Chairman, Yola South Local Government Area, Adamawa state, Alhaji Sulaiman Adamu, with “immediate effect” for allegedly insulting and wishing President Muhammadu Buhari died of COVID-19. This was disclosed in a statement made available to newsmen[Read More…]

Just In: Buhari sacks ministers of power, agriculture

By Oladele Owodina President Muhammadu Buhari has relieved two ministers of their appointments; a move unusual of the number one citizen since he assumed office six years ago. The two cabinet members are the minister of power, Saleh Mamman; and the minister of agriculture and rural development, Sabo Nanono. The[Read More…]

Buhari’s Plea for a Chance to Rebuild Nigeria in 2015 vs the Existential Realities

By Steven Kefas Politicians make ridiculous promises to the masses during electioneering period. These promises are usually very enticing and oftentimes influence the decisions of voters but are killed and buried by the politicians at the conclusions of elections. The 2015 general elections in Nigeria was not any different from[Read More…]

Ortrom vs Buhari: ‘I challenge them to a debate on Channels TV; Nobody can intimidate me’ – Ortom replies

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has challenged President Buhari to a televised national debate on the state of insecurity in the county. Ortom told journalists in Makurdi on Thursday, that the statement released by the Presidency in response to his recent interview on Channels Television where he raised a[Read More…]

President Buhari mourns former Nigeria’s First Lady, Victoria Aguyi-Ironsi

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended deepest condolences to the Aguiyi-Ironsi family, and government and people of Abia State on the passing of Chief Mrs. Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi, wife of the first military Head of State, Major General Johnson Thomas Aguiyi-Ironsi. In a message, the President affirmed that Lady Victoria’s incredible strength[Read More…]