Tag: Femi Adesina

Olusegun Adeniyi: Shall We Tell the President?

It is now more than six months since President Muhammadu Buhari was elected in a contest whose outcome was not challenged by the defeated incumbent. It is also 122 days since he was sworn into office. Yet for a man who spent 12 years seeking the presidency, and one who[Read More…]

Scammers Hijack Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Campaign, Blackmailing High Ranking Civil Servants, Invading Fed Govt Offices

The anti-corruption crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari may have become the subject of a new wave of scam targeted at high-ranking civil servants, especially those supervising various directorates in the federal ministries. Investigations by Daily Independent have revealed that the perpetrators, with the help of their collaborators in the ministries are[Read More…]

Confusion As Buhari Swears In Femi Adesina & Garba Shehu Wasn’t

As President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, August 31, 2015, swore in his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina and other officials appointed by him, theres been questions why Garba Shehu was not sworn in as well . The inauguration ceremony which took place on Monday, August 31, 2015, inside[Read More…]

Tinubu Calls On Nigerian Editors To Help In The Fight Against Corruption

Former Governor of Lagos state and All progressives Party (APC) chieftain Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has called on Nigerian editors to help in the fight against corruption and to also support the president’s media aides to make their jobs less challenging. Tinubu who was represented by the governor of Edo state,[Read More…]

Why Buhari Suspended Comptroller General Of Nigerian Immigration – Presidency Explains

Femi Adesina, the special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria has disclosed that the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Services was not suspended because an ISIS chief got a Nigerian visa. Adesina said in a text message that the suspension of Paradang was not connected to the probe[Read More…]

No Chance That Nigeria Will Legalize Gay Unions – Presidency

Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari will not be pressured into legalizing homosexuality. The special adviser on media and publicity to President Buhari, Femi Adesina assuaged the fears of many Nigerians who felt that the newly strengthened relationship between USA and Nigeria may lead to the African giants being pressured into legalizing[Read More…]

Presidency Explains Why Buhari Has Been Slow In Presiding Over Nigeria..

The Presidency , Sunday explained that the seeming slow pace of governance by ?the Buhari administration is because the Augean stable being cleared by the administration requires “scrupulous and painstaking planning”. Reacting to a statement by the publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party criticising the Buhari administration, the Special[Read More…]

Buhari Sets Up Committee Headed By Osinbajo To Immediately Share Excess Crude Account Funds

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja assured State Governors that the days of impunity, lack of accountability, and fiscal recklessness in the management of national resources are over in Nigeria. Speaking at a meeting with the Governors in the Presidential Villa, President Buhari also vowed that funds stolen by government[Read More…]

Muhammadu Buhari Is An Old Tasty Wine – Says Presidency

The Presidency has said that the comments made by President Mohammadu Buhari in South Africa concerning his age has been misconstrued to meaning he his is too old to run the country. A statement from the Presidency said even though  the President is old, he is an old tasty wine.[Read More…]

President Buhari Appoints Femi Adesina, Garba Shehu As Spokesmen

President Muhammadu Buhari has announced the first set of appointments into his administration. The President on Sunday evening, named Mr Femi Adesina and Mal. Garba Shehu as his spokesmen. Femi Adesina will serve as Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) while Garba Shehu will be the new Senior Special Assistant (Media[Read More…]