Tag: Buhari

‘Under my watch, Benue will not accept open grazing’ Ortom threatens to sue Buhari

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has threatened to sue President Muhammadu Buhari if he decides to implement the Grazing Reserve Policy. NewsWireNGR had reported last week, that President Buhari had, last week, approved recommendations of a committee to review “with dispatch,” 368 grazing sites, across 25 states in the country,[Read More…]

PHOTOs: Buhari, Osinbajo, others at Yusuf, Zahara wedding luncheon

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday, 22 August 2021 attended the Luncheon in honour of Yusuf and Zahra Buhari to conclude their Wedding Ceremony in Abuja. Pictures below: Photos by Tolani Alli, Personal Photographer to Osinbajo and Sunday Aghaeze, Personal Assistant to Buhari (Photography)

Buhari acting like Roman Emperor Nero — Afenifere

The leader of Yoruba sociopolitical organisation, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, has drawn comparison with President Muhammadu Buhari and the Roman Emperor Nero who did nothing while his empire burnt. This description they said was over several errors it claimed the Buhari-led government has made. A statement signed by Afenifere’s spokesman,[Read More…]

SERAP sues Buhari, others over ‘missing N106bn in 149 MDAs’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari “over his failure to probe allegations that N106bn of public funds are missing from 149 ministries, departments and agencies.”  The suit followed the grim allegations by the Office of the Auditor-General of the Federation in his[Read More…]

Just In: Buhari approves review of grazing reserves in 25 states

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved recommendations of a committee to review “with dispatch,” 368 grazing sites, across 25 states in the country, “to determine the levels of encroachment.” This was contained in a statement signed by Senior Special Assistant to the President on media and publicity, Garba Shehu and released[Read More…]

Insecurity: ‘Buhari is ready to make more changes if he is not satisfied’ – NSA

Nigeria’s National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno says President Muhammadu Buhari wants to solve the problem of insecurity before leaving office. Monguno spoke on Thursday after Buhari met with the security chiefs at the presidential villa, Abuja. He said: “It is evident that a lot of successes have been recorded. Large[Read More…]

Jos Killings: 48 Hours after threatening retaliation, Islamic cleric visits Buhari

By Steven Kefas Popular Bauchi based Islamic Cleric and the Leader of the Tijaniyya Sect, Sheikh Usman Dahiru Bauchi has visited President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential Villa Abuja. The Cleric had on Tuesday promised to meet with the President over the Killing of ‘his members’ in Jos, Plateau state[Read More…]

Happening Now: Buhari meets security chiefs at Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently confering with security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. In attendance are Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari; Secretary to the Government of Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha; National Security Adviser, retired Major General Babagana Monguno; Chief of Defence[Read More…]

Nigeria’s political elite, dignitaries scheduled to attend Buhari’s son’s wedding in Kano on Friday

Nigeria’s political elite and other dignitaries have been scheduled to attend the wedding of President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf, to Zahra, daughter to the Emir of Bichi, Nasir Ado-Bayero. Aside from the wedding, Mr Ado-Bayero will be coronated as the new Emir of Bichi, barely a month after his elder[Read More…]

Just In: President Buhari To Meet With Security Chiefs on Thursday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday confer with security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The President returned to Abuja last Friday after 18 days in London, during which he attended an education summit and stayed for a medical checkup. According to a News Agency of Nigeria report, the meeting[Read More…]