Tag: Buhari

Buhari Proposes N6 Trillion Budget For 2016 @ $38 Crude Benchmark

An impromptu meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) held Monday at the Presidential Villa in Abuja with the federal government proposing a Medium Term Expenditures Framework (MTEF) of N6 trillion for the 2016 budget. Briefing newsmen after the council meeting, which was chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari, Minister for[Read More…]

Olusegun Adeniyi: The ‘Prophet’ And The Grave Diggers

The Verdict By Olusegun Adeniyi email;[email protected] Two events played out on Monday, one in Kogi and the other in Abuja which, put together, tell a compelling story about our country and its future. In Kogi, shortly before the late gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Abubakar Audu[Read More…]

Olusegun Adeniyi: Tinubu, Fashola, Ambode and Nigeria

Sometime in 2006, (I cannot recollect the exact date or month), some selected editors were invited to a suite in Eko Holiday Inn to have a parley with the then Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. As the then editor of THISDAY, I was also invited. Even though the reason[Read More…]

“Not The Best Way To Treat Heroes” – Says Golden Eaglet Player After Nigerian Govt Gave Them Paltry N20,000 Each

Members of the FIFA U-17 World Cup winning squad, the Golden Eaglets have confided in Nigerian Pilot that they are yet to recover from the shock after the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF handed them a paltry N20, 000 each before they dispersed in Abuja last Thursday. “It’s surely not the[Read More…]

Buhari, Saraki, Dogara Attend Atiku’s Daughters Wedding In Adamawa, Photos Of The Newly Married

Yesterday, all the big guns gathered in Adamawa for former Vice President Atiku Abubakar’s Daughters wedding. The Former Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Atiku Abubakar‘s 3 children got married yesterday. 3 of his daughters from his wife Turaki got married to their beaus –Walida wed Murtala; Aisha[Read More…]

Olusegun Adeniyi: The Man from Biafra

Most people, according to Robert Greene in his “48 Laws of Power”, have an overwhelming desire to believe in something. And principally for that reason, those smart enough in the business of emphasising “enthusiasm over rationality and clear thinking” have been able to wield considerable power. That is the way[Read More…]

“Nigeria Is Not Broke” – Former Minister Takes A Swipe At Buhari

Former minister of transport and aviation, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, yesterday took a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari for declaring that Nigeria is broke. Babatope, who is a member of the Board of Trustees (BOT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), told Daily Sun that the opposition party and Nigerians were[Read More…]

“PDP Couldn’t Have Gotten Those Kinds Of Scores” – Jonathan Questions Buhari’s Victory

President Goodluck Jonathan has, for the first time, questioned the results of the March 28 presidential election, maintaining that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is still the dominant party in Nigeria. Jonathan had congratulated Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), before the final result was announced but[Read More…]

Muslim Candidate Beats Christian <----- Nigerians Blast @CBNNews Over Headline (READ)

by Musa Abdullahi Well it seems the headline reporting Nigeria’s elections as written by America’s Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) offends nigerians as they’ve accused the Network for promoting Religious Bigotry. The Christian Network in its headline casting identified President Goodluck Jonathan and Christian and General Muhammadu Buhari as Muslim. Though[Read More…]