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International Criminal Court Invites President Buhari

International Criminal court, ICC, on Monday invited President Muhammadu Buhari to address it and share his thoughts on impunity, war crimes, crimes against humanity, cases of genocide and possible ways to prevent them. In a statement disclosed in Abuja by the special Adviser to Mr President, Femi Adesina said that Buhari

Buhari Orders Immediate Repatriation of Nigerians Stranded In Russia

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate repatriation of Nigerians stranded in Russia. The President ordered the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and the Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika to commence the process of repatriating Nigerians who travelled to Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup but got stranded

Buhari Commends Quality Of Nigerian Professionals In Netherlands

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended Nigerian professionals in the Netherlands for representing the country well and for always being in touch with their motherland. He said this on Monday when he met with members of Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation (NIDO), the Netherlands chapter. “I am pleased with the quality of people I am

President Buhari Visits Netherlands

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Netherlands ahead of his scheduled visit to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague. The President’s aircraft landed at Rotterdam-The Hague Airport on Sunday night. He was welcomed by the President of the ICC, Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji, the Vice-President of the Court, Marc Perrin de Brichambut and

Dapchi Schoolgirls didn’t bathe for a month in captivity- DSS

The DSS has just revealed that the Dapchi Schoolgirls released by Boko Haram did not take their bath while in captivity. This was disclosed by Daura while presenting the girls to the President at the Presidential villa in Abuja today. The girls were abducted on February 19 and released on March 21. The

President Muhammadu Buhari Writes UK Government To Probe Senate President Bukola Saraki And His Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu Over Properties Acquired In The UK

The United Kingdom’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO), SaharaReporters has learned, is on the verge on launching an investigation under the Unexplained Wealth Order into how the Messrs after receiving a letter from the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. Bukola Saraki and Ike Ekweremadu, President and Deputy President of the Senate

”Buhari can be beaten and beaten silly” – Omoyele Sowore

Founder of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore has lent his voice against the talk of President Muhammadu Buhari being unbeatable in the coming 2019 presidential election. Many of the supporters of the president have in recent times spoken of how a re-election is certain for the President especially after the huge

Nigerians blast El-Rufai for kneeling before Buhari [PHOTO]

The presidency and the Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai has come under attack over a picture of him kneeling to greet President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday. The picture was shared by Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Ahmad Bashir on his twitter page during Buhari’s visit to Kaduna to commission the

‘Corruption will return, Nigeria will go 10 steps backwards if Buhari loses in 2019’ -Rotimi Amaechi

Speaking to newsmen in Abuja yesterday, Minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, who was the former director of campaign for President Buhari in the 2015 election, disclosed that Nigeria will go 10 steps backwards if Buhari and APC loses in 2019.   According to the former Governor of Rivers State, though there’s been mistakes, no human being is above making mistakes. For any

Join retirees’ club, Tinubu tells Obasanjo, IBB

A national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday called on former President Olusegun Obasanjo and a former military dictator, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (retd.), to join what he called the retirees’ club and be collecting pensions. Tinubu spoke with State House correspondents shortly after he and

Looter tithes’ comment: Bello apologises to Catholic bishops

The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has apologised to the Catholic bishops and Christians over his alleged comment that those who opposed President Muhammadu Buhari were corrupt Christian leaders who were unhappy because looters were no longer able to pay tithes to them. Bello said he could never insult men of

Looters tithes’ comment: Catholic bishops, groups lambast Kogi gov

The Christian Association of Nigeria, prominent Catholic bishops, two Catholic groups among others have berated Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, for attacking Catholic leaders who visited President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso Rock last week. Prominent groups that lambasted Bello for taunting the clerics are the Committee for the Defence of Human

Nigeria is doomed if Buhari is re-elected —Fayose

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has said Nigeria will experience a doomed situation if President Muhammadu Buhari gets a second term in office. Fayose, who stated this when he appeared on a national television broadcast on Saturday, alleged that the President was being led by a cabal in power. The

”Those angry with Pres. Buhari are looters because they no longer have money to pay tithe in church” – Yahaya Bello blasts Catholic bishops

Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello, has responded to the comments made by the Catholic Bishops of Nigeria who during their visit to President Buhari on Wednesday February 7th, said that many Nigerians are angry with the President Buhari-led administration and that the president's goodwill is depreciating drastically.   Reacting to the comments of the clergymen, Yahaya Bello who is among the APC

“No plan to colonize any part of Nigeria” – President Buhari explains the proposed policy on ‘Grazing Colonies’

President Muhammadu Buhari today explained that the policy proposed by Federal Government in response to the frequent clashes between herdsmen and farmers in the country is not meant to colonize any part of the country. Receiving Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) led by Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama, President Buhari said the

The rise and rise of Presidential photographer, Bayo Omoboriowo

President Muhammadu Buhari’s personal photographer, Bayo Omoboriowo, is one youth with a success story as interesting as some of the images he captures. The self made 31 year old photographer in the past has shared stories of how he hawked sachet water, also known as “pure water” at a market in Mushin area

2019 presidency: Stop playing God, there are alternatives to Buhari – Afenifere attacks El-Rufai

The pan-Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere has reacted to a statement by the Governor of Kaduna State that there are no alternatives to President Muhammadu Buhari as Nigerians look forward to the 2019 presidential election.  The group described the governor’s statement as funny, while asking him to stop playing God. El-Rufai’s statement which

Cameroonian gendarmes invade Cross River community

No fewer than 80 Cameroonian gendarmes on Monday crossed the international border between Nigeria and Cameroun and invaded Danare, in the Boki Local Government Area of Cross River State. The gendarmes, according to sources, claimed that they were fighting Cameroonian militants who took refuge in the community. There are well over 5,000

‘Buhari has spent N1bn on Ekwueme so far’ -Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, while inspecting facilities for the burial of Dr. Alex Ekwueme, at the hometown of the late former Vice President in Oko, Anambra State, told newsmen that President Buhari had committed about N1bn on Ekwueme from the day the FG took over his

EFCC detains ex-SGF, Babachir Lawal

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has detained the immediate past Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, for alleged fraud to the tune of N223m, The PUNCH can confirm. It was learnt that Lawal arrived at the Abuja office of the EFCC around 11am on Wednesday after which

BREAKING: FG Replies Ex President Obasanjo’s Letter

After almost 24 hours of silence, the federal government has responded to the critical letter written by former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The ex-president had accused President Muhammadu Buhari of performing below expectation, advising him against running in 2019. Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu, presidential spokesmen, had refused to comment on the letter

I went into a partial coma after Jonathan called to concede in 2015- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has claimed that he went temporarily into coma, when former President Goodluck Jonathan called to congratulate him on his victory in the 2015 presidential election. Buhari stated this when he hosted All Progressives Congress (APC) leaders to a dinner at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Thursday. “The PVCs worked

Cabal in government: Aisha Buhari backs Misau

President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Aisha, has seemingly backed Senator Isah Misau’s suggestion, that her husband’s government has been taken over by cabals. On Friday, she reposted two videos by Senator Misau and Senator Ben Bruce, on her verified Instagram and Twitter pages. In the clips from OakTV, the lawmakers openly accused President

‘We are a shithole country, with a shithole President’- Femi Fani-Kayode

Reacting to President Donald Trump’s viral ‘shithole” outburst which led to worldwide outrage, PDP chieftain and former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode in his tweet, acknowledged we are shitty down here in Nigeria. In his tweet, Femi Fani-Kayode, said we have a shithole President who delights in cows more than humans, and delights in the slaughter of his

Yusuf Buhari Discharged From Hospital In Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari’s only son, Yusuf, has been discharged from the Cedarcrest Hospital in Abuja, where he has been on admission since he was involved in a bike accident. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists. Adesina


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