Tag: Nigeria’s President

Buhari Is Nigeria’s Problem, Not Its Solution – WALL STREET JOURNAL Op-ED

By Pete Hoekstra for Wall Street Journal Nigerian President Muhummadu Buhari writes of building an economic bridge to Nigeria’s future (“The Three Changes Nigeria Needs,” op-ed, June 14). It’s hard to see how his administration’s inflexibility, lack of vision and reactive approach will achieve this. Mr. Buhari notes that building trust[Read More…]

President Buhari To Introduce Modified National Youth Service Scheme

Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari may have concluded plans to unveil another programme synonymous to the existing National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme. The Nigerian president, who spoke during the swearing-in of the 2015 batch A of the NYSC also noted that the programme will address youth empowerment, insecurity and other[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: My Next President of Nigeria

If you want to truly understand something, try to change it. – Kurt Lewin The announcement made by retired General Muhammed Buhari that he’s running for the presidency spread through Nigeria and the Nigerian community on social media faster than the ten plagues through Egypt. Buhari ran unsuccessfully for the[Read More…]

Jonathan Says Allegations Of Right Abuse Against Nigerian Military ‘Being Exaggerated’

President Goodluck Jonathan has said that proper investigation is needed to verify the various human rights abuse allegations leveled against Nigerian military and security agencies, which he said is being exaggerated. Jonathan stated this at a three-day International Workshop on Civil Military Cooperation organized by the Office of the National[Read More…]

Despite Hobnobbing With Modu Sherrif, Jonathan Assures Nigerians He Will Not Interfere With Investigation

The Nigeria’s Presidency says it has noted with surprise, the unnecessary hue and cry raised by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and other bigoted critics of the Jonathan Administration over the claim that the President is “hobnobbing” with the former governor of Borno State, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff who was recently[Read More…]

Goodluck Jonathan: Nothing Is More Important .. President Writes An Op-ED Article For Washington Post

Opinion article written by Goodluck Jonathan, Nigeria’s President of Nigeria. I have had to remain quiet about the continuing efforts by Nigeria’s military, police and investigators to find the girls kidnapped in April from the town of Chibok by the terrorist group Boko Haram. I am deeply concerned, however, that my silence[Read More…]

Opinion: Akwa Ibom Must Produce The Next President Or Else

By Farouk Martins Aresa Akwa Ibom State is made up of about 5 million people mainly Ibibio, Annang, Oron, Ibeno, and Eket. Uyo their major City is 95km to Calabar the Administrative headquarters of Nigeria before Lagos. These are very decent people known in Lagos for neatness, pride and hard[Read More…]

Nigerian Women Will Never Fail Mr. President Says First Lady Dame Patience

The First Lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dame (Dr.) Patience Faka Jonathan, has said that the women of Nigeria will continue to offer their support to Nigeria’s President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. The First Lady stated this on new year’s eve in Madrid, Spain at a reception hosted[Read More…]