Tag: Buhari

Uzodinma ignores IPOB’s threat, says Imo ready to receive Buhari

Imo state governor, Hope Uzodinma, has ignored the threat by the Indigenous People of Biafra warning President Muhammadu Buhari against visiting Imo. IPOB’s Director of Socials, Chika Edoziem, on Monday evening in a broadcast had said; “Nigeria’s president is not welcome in Imo State, Biafra Land on Thursday, September 9,[Read More…]

55% of the Buhari’s appointment has gone to southern Nigeria – Buhari’s aide 

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Ajuri Ngelale has claimed that 55% of Buhari’s appointments have gone to southern Nigeria.  The claim is a challenge to popular opinion that President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointment has been largely in favour of the north.  Ngelale who stated this claim when[Read More…]

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…]