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Britain Reacts To Buhari’s Travel Ban

The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s Travel Ban. Arkwright while endorsing the Executive Order 6 signed by President Muhammadu Buhari, noting that it is important for rooting out corruption in the country. The envoy in an interview with Channels TV on Monday noted that

Why Buhari is daily losing ground

I have said this before and I’d say it again: The major and foremost reason that is likely going to cause Mr. President to lose in the coming presidential election is the breed of people he has chosen to surround himself with. It is either they are not telling him

Buhari mocks Atiku, says dollars were shared at PDP primaries

President Muhammadu Buhari has mocked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the emergence of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as its presidential candidate. He stated that dollars were shared at the PDP national convention and opined that most Nigerian politicians were more materialistic in nature. The president, who stated this at the

How President Buhari Will Battle Atiku In 2019 – APC Governors Speak Out

All Progressives Congress (APC) governors are taking the 2019 battle to Peoples Democratic Partty (PDP) candidate Atiku Abubakar. They are confident that President Muhammadu Buhari will defeat the former vice president in next year’s election. The governors, after a meeting yesterday at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, said they would engage in

Presidency lists 64 achievements of Buhari

The Presidency on Thursday released 64 achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in the agricultural sector. Buhari’s aide, Lauretta Onochie disclosed this in a statement titled ‘Sixty Four Achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in Agricultural Sector’, made available on her Facebook page. The statement read: “1) The anti-corruption drive of Mr. President put

Buhari asks n’assembly to approve N242bn request of INEC from 2018 budget

President Muhammadu has asked the national assembly to approve the total amount needed for the 2019 polls from the 2018 budget. Buhari’s request was contained in a letter read by Senate President Bukola Saraki on the floor of the upper legislative chamber on Wednesday. The amount requested by the president for the

Education Is An Antidote To Terrorism – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that education is an antidote to terrorism. The President stated this on Tuesday when he received the leadership of Qadiriyya Islamic Movement in Africa at the State House in Abuja. He urged religious leaders in the country to assist the government to overcome forces of destruction by

No part of Nigeria will be ignored under my watch – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said no part of Nigeria will be ignored under his watch. The president gave the assurance when he received a delegation of Ugep Kingdom, Cross River, led by Obol Ofem Ubana, Obol Lopon of Ugep, a retired army officer. President Buhari was responding to a request by

Buhari Writes National Assembly, Seeks Approval For $2.78 billion Eurobonds

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested a National Assembly resolution to raise $2.78 billion from the International Capital Market for part-funding of the 2018 budget. Mr Buhari’s request came in a letter dated July 23, and read by President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, at plenary on Tuesday. The president said the amount,

Atiku Vs Buhari Showdown!

Redoubtable presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar, emerged candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP at its just concluded national convention. Arguably, the party has put its best foot forward. A dispassionate analysis of the choices before the party shows that many of the other aspirants either carried more ethical baggage than Atiku

Another 3 political parties merge, get presidential candidate to sack Buhari

Prominent political parties under the third force movement have formed a strategic pact to sack President Muhammadu Buhari from Aso Rock in 2019. The political parties are Peoples Trust, PT, African Democratic Congress, ADC, and Alliance for New Nigeria, ANN. The political parties involved have adopted the Alliance for Peoples Trust as

‘Don’t abandon APC’ — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to all the aspirants who lost out in the primary elections of the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to abandon the party. In a statement by Garba Shehu, his spokesman, the president pleaded with them to demonstrate the spirit of sportsmanship. He advised the aspirants to learn

Check Out President Muhammadu Buhari’s Amazing New Photos

These amazing new photos of President Muhammadu Buhari were posted online as he launches his campaign for a second term in office early on Sunday morning after being overwhelmingly endorsed as candidate by 14,842,072 members of the All Progressives Congress across the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory(FCT). See more

Buhari To Name Presidential Campaign Council ‘Soon’

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said he would soon bring all speculations to an end by naming a Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) to lead the All Progressives Congress (APC) to victory in the February 2019 general elections. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, the

Buhari: We have challenges but God didn’t make a mistake with Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria might have its challenges but God did not make a mistake when he created the country. The president said this on Monday when he hosted William Kumuyi, general overseer of the Deeper Life Bible Church, at the presidential villa in Abuja. Buhari said God knows what he

Buhari Warns Of ‘Disruptive And Corrosive Forces’ On Social Media

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned against the abuse of new technologies, in his third Independence Day anniversary broadcast to the nation since he rose to power. He warned that those behind such actions aim “to provoke passions and stir tensions”. “Now we have in our hands technology that is a powerful tool

Buhari’s Aide Escapes Assassination In Kano

A Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on House of Representatives matters, Alhaji Abdulrahman Sulaiman Kawu Sumaila has escaped assassination in Kano, according to a report by DailyTrust. The aide while addressing a press conference on Sunday, said eight armed unknown men approached him at the All Progressive Congress (APC)’s

We Have So Much For Which We Should Be Grateful, Buhari Tells Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians to focus on what unites them and promised to work tirelessly for the country’s unity. The President said this in his Independence Day anniversary address to the nation on Monday. As the country turns 58, the President believes it is on the right part, despite challenges,

Buhari does not deserve a second term, but Nigeria is still on course

“Nigeria is ON COURSE? Chude?! Are you and I not in this same country?” “I know. It’s almost a sacrilegious thing to say to any elite group – certainly an unpopular sentiment. I’ll be attacked for daring to voice it. But a truth is no less true because it’s unpopular.” I entered

Buhari Could Lose 2019 Presidential Election – US Intelligence Firm

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari could lose power in February’s election if the opposition manages to unite, according to New York, United States of America-based analysis firm, Teneo Intelligence. A close governorship election over the weekend in the southwestern state of Osun, currently held by Buhari’s All Progressives Congress, bodes badly for

Buhari speaks at UN, calls for global action against corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in New York called for global action on corruption, security and UN reforms. The Nigerian leader said this in his address to world leaders at the ongoing 73rd session of the UN general assembly. Buhari, who was the 14th speaker on the first day of the general

What President Buhari possibly doesn’t know

The PDP began to fall from grace to grass when party members and their leaders started making arrogant statements as: “we would still win without you…” Close to two years now, I have observed the ruling party very closely and sadly, I have been able to see that the APC

Pres. Buhari and wife depart Nigeria for the 73rd UN General Assembly in New York

President Buhari has departed Nigeria for New York where he will participate in the 73rd Session of United Nations General Assembly (UNGA73) which officially opened September 18, 2018. The theme for this year’s Session is: “Making the United Nations relevant to all People: Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Peaceful, Equitable

Buhari To Travel To New York For UN General Assembly On Sunday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Sunday depart for New York to attend the 73rd Session of United Nations General Assembly (UNGA73) which officially opened September 18, 2018. The theme for this year’s Session is: “Making the United Nations relevant to all People: Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Peaceful, Equitable and

Adeleke vs Police: President Buhari Intervenes, Stops IG From Inviting Adeleke

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday stopped the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, from inviting the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the governorship election slated for Saturday in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, according to Punch. Recall that the police yesterday invited Adeleke to the Force Headquarters in Abuja

Lawmaker Supports Buhari’s Re-election With 100 Cars

Rep. Umar Bago (APC-Chanchaga) says he will support the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger with 100 cars. Bago, who stated this on Tuesday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Minna, said that the two leaders remained the only credible choices in

Nigeria Divided Under Buhari – Saraki

Speaking while meeting with PDP delegates in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital on Monday, the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, described Nigeria under the control of President Muhammadu Buhari as a divided nation, where citizens don’t have a sense of belonging. According to Vanguard, the 2019 presidential aspirant of the Peoples’

Buhari Should Not Contest 2019 Election – Says Anglican Bishop

The Bishop of the Diocese of Ondo, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) Stephen Oni, has said the nation needed a young and visionary person to become the next President of the country and urged President Muhammadu Buhari to drop his re-election bid in 2019. He lamented that some politicians in Nigeria

President Buhari Bags Ogoni Chieftaincy Title

President Muhammadu Buhari was on Friday at Presidential Villa, conferred with a chieftaincy title, `Menedolenu’ of Ogoni by the traditional ruler of Ogoni land, His Royal Majesty, King G.N.K Gininwa. The conferment was the highlight of a visit to Buhari by a delegation of the leaders of Ogoni land led by

What I’ll Do For Nigerian Students In Malaysia – Buhari

Speaking while receiving Letters of Credence from High Commissioner of Malaysia to Nigeria, Mrs Gloria Corina Peter Tiwet, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, spoke on what he'll do for Nigerian students in Malaysia. The president assured the Malaysian government that issues relating to the documentation and

Buhari Reveals Why He Wants To Come Back As President In 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday said that he decided to seek re-election to protect the interest of Nigeria, Vanguard reports. President Buhari who stated this when he submitted his Expression of Interest and Nomination Form at the All Progressives Congress, APC, Secretariat, Abuja, said that every hand must be on deck not

Buhari, Ajimobi, Akiolu Make Last-minute Moves To Save Ambode

President Muhammadu Buhari, Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi; and Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, have embarked on a last-minute move to save Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, from an impending loss of the state All Progressives Congress ticket for the 2019 governorship election. There had been reports that Ambode was no

Buhari Too Needs To Change

ge at traffic junction, change at traffic lights…” This is quintessential Buhari speaking with the same mindset with which he superintended an autocracy in 1985 and ran the country aground. He has barely changed from that headmasterly attitude that drove him to make ruinous decrees that clamped down on press freedom,

Group To Hold Nationwide Rally For President Buhari’s Re-election

A group, Young People’s Support Movement for President Muhammadu Buhari will conduct a nationwide rally for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 general election. The rally will be held in all the six geopolitical zones of the country. National Coordinator of the group, Comrade Anya S. Anya disclosed

Buhari: We’ll continue to deprive looters fruits of their crimes

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will make sure that looters do not enjoy the fruit of their crimes. Buhari said this on Thursday when he received the report of the committee he set up to audit recovered funds. He described corruption as a threat to the well-being, national security, and economy

Some of the issues Buhari would rather not talk about

Garba Shehu, the special assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on media, just a day ago made the first official reaction on behalf of the presidency to an allegation against its Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, of defrauding a contractor to the tune of N30 million in a transaction for the

APC adopts Buhari as sole presidential candidate

The National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Maimala Buni, on Tuesday said that President Muhammadu Buhari is the sole candidate of the party for 2019 Presidential election. However, the APC scribe also said that party members interested in contesting for the presidency, were free to pick the nomination form,

London Newspaper, The Economist Predicts Buhari’s Downfall In 2019

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the research unit of The Economist Magazine, has predicted that the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will defeat the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the upcoming 2019 presidential election. EIU stated this in its latest country forecast overview on Nigeria that was obtained yesterday

Weakest Politicians Have Left APC – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said that a chain of weakest politicians have left the All Progressives Congress, (APC). Buhari was referring to the series of defections that engulfed the party. He spoke while receiving the Presidential nomination form bought for him by the Nigeria Consolidation Ambassador Network (NCAN). According to him, those

Buhari Departs Beijing For Abuja After FOCAC Summit In China

President Muhammadu Buhari is on his way back to the country after a six-day trip to China where he participated in the Forum of China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC). The Personal Assistant to the President on New Media, Mr Bashir Ahmed, revealed this via his Twitter handle. According to him, the President’s aircraft departed

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