Tag: Chief Of Staff

Buhari’s Chief of Staff Allegedly Recieved N500m To Help MTN

President Muhammad Buhari has received concrete evidence that his Chief of Staff (CoS), Abba Kyari, took N500m from operators of MTN to help the telecommunications giant mitigate the fine imposed on it by the federal government. Sources tell Saharareporters that the evidence was presented to President Buhari several times including[Read More…]

Acting IGP Writes Buhari, Wants To Retire 30 Senior Police Officers

No fewer than 30 senior officers of the Nigeria Police are set for retirement. This was sequel to a letter written to the presidency by the new acting Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris last week. The officers who are of the rank of Assistant Inspector General (AIG) of police,[Read More…]

EFCC Arrests Adamawa Governor’s Chief of Staff

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), have in the week end arrested the Chief of Staff to Adamawa State governor, Abdurrahman Abba. Sources told DailyTrust that the arrest of Abba was in connection with ?a scam involving billions of naira in public funds when he served as Commissioner[Read More…]

Real Reasons Buhari Chose Allies As Secretary To The Govt Of The Fed. & Chief Of Staff Revealed

The decision of the loyalists of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to take complete hold of power in the current administration is the main reason behind the choice of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation(SGF) and the Chief of Staff[Read More…]

Buhari Denies Appointing Chief Of Staff, Also Said He Never Ordered Arrest Of Brother-in-Law

The presidency has denied reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has named his chief of staff.  Rumours emerged on Monday claiming that President Buhari has appointed Colonel Hamidu Ali as his Chief of Staff. The president’s spokesperson, Femi Adesina, however said no appointment had been made. Buhari has been under pressure of late[Read More…]

Wike Impounds Another Gov’t Vehicle Hijacked By Amaechi’s Chief Of Staff

The Wike Adminis-tration in Rivers State yesterday bared its fangs afresh, seizing in a commando style a car belonging to the immediate past Chief of Staff, Government House, Port Harcourt, Chief Tony Okocha. Security personnel acting on the order of the state government invaded the Rumuigbo, Port Harcourt private residence[Read More…]

President Jonathan Visits Mubi; Head To Baga And Other Recovered Territories

by Chris Nomjov President Goodluck Jonathan has visited Mubi in Adamawa State, more than three months after Nigerian troops recaptured the town from the insurgent group, Boko Haram. The president arrived Yola international airport at about 10.45a.m. Thursday, accompanied by the Chief of Defence staff and all the service chiefs[Read More…]

Jonathan Appoints Brig-Gen Jones O. Arogbofa, Chief Of Staff

President Goodluck Jonathan has appointed Brig-General Jones Oladehinde Arogbofa (rtd.) as his Chief of Staff. The appointment announced by Presidential spokesman Tuesday, Reuben Abati, through his twitter handle is with immediate effect. Arogbofa replaces Chief Mike Oghiadomhe who was asked to resign last week. The new Chief of Staff to[Read More…]

Jonathan Appoints Chief Raymond Dokpesi As New Chief Of Staff

President Goodluck Jonathan has announced the appointment of Chairman Daar Communications PLC, operators of African Independent Television, AIT, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, as the new Chief Of Staff. Dokpesi replaces Mike Oghiadomen, who also resigned on Monday. Both Dokpesi and Oghiadome hail from Edo State. It is believed that the appointment[Read More…]