Buhari is willing to grant presidential pardon to late Ambrose Alli – Obaseki

[FILE PHOTO] Godwin Obaseki. PHOTO: Twitter/GovernorObaseki President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed willingness to grant presidential pardon to late Prof. Ambrose Ali, former Governor of Bendel State (now Edo and Delta), according to Edo Governor, Godwin […]

CSEAN asks Buhari to assent Electronic Transaction Bill

[FILE PHOTO] President Muhammadu Buhari. PHOTO/TWITTER/APCng Cyber Security Expert Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) has called on President, Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the Electronic Transaction bill, which has been passed by the Senate in May […]

How reaction of Buhari’s government to alleged HSBC report exposed its hypocrisy on anti-graft war

Buhari<br />Photo: Twitter/MBuhari Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption credentials are being questioned following the Nigerian government’s reaction to an unflattering report credited to banking giant HSBC. The bank, according to major Nigerian dailies, said in […]

I will continue to be fair, unbias in appointment – Buhari

[File]  Photo/Twitter/ NGRPresident Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari said he will continue to ensure equitable and fair distribution of appointments among the 36 states of the federation without being bias. Buhari, since assumption in office in […]

2019: Akpabio assures of landslide victory for Buhari in Akwa Ibom

[FILE PHOTO] Nigerian Senate's minority leader Senator Godswill Akpabio greets President Muhammadu Buhari in London on Sunday, August 8, 2018 Sen. Godswill Akpabio (APC-Akwa Ibom North-West) has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari will record […]

Buhari commiserates with U.S., Sudan over natural disasters

(FILES) In this file photo taken on September 11, 2018 President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media following a briefing on Hurricane Florence in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, […]

Shehu Sani predicts Buhari’s re-election despite some ‘failures’

Senator Shehu Sani Nigerian lawmaker, senator Shehu Sani, has predicted victory for president Muhammadu Buhari in next year’s general elections despite “failure” in certain areas. The senator representing Kaduna central senatorial district said this on […]

Buhari appoints new DSS boss

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday appointed Yusuf Magaji Bichi as the new Director-General of the Department of State Services. The appointment will take effect on Friday, September 14, 2018. The appointee is a core […]

NUNS kicks against JAMB ‘extortion,’ says body wants to impress Buhari

Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, JAMB Registrar The National Union of Nigerian Students, (NUNS), yesterday, said the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is extorting ordinary Nigerians to impress President Muhammadu Buhari. The union kicked against exorbitant charges levied on admission seekers into higher institutions, saying the […]

When new electoral bill exacerbates executive, legislative mistrust

Buhari Coming a few days after President Muhammadu Buhari declined assent to the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), after 17 years in the works at both chambers of the National Assembly, the impression created by […]

FOCAC: Buhari returns to Abuja

The Mambilla Hydropower Project remains a key priority for Buhari's administration. September 5, in Beijing Buhari asked for President Xi‘s support and intervention, for the project. President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night returned to Abuja […]

Buhari alone cannot solve Nigeria’s problem – Fani-Kayode

Fani-Kayode Former minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode, on Saturday, said President Muhammadu Buhari alone cannot solve the country’s problems. Fani-Kayode, a member of the People’s Democratic Party, said in a Facebook that Nigerians have to […]

Outrage trails Buhari’s stance on rule of law

[File] President Muhammadu Buhari. PHOTO/TWITTER/APCng Legal practitioners and rights activists have faulted a speech by President Muhammadu Buhari where he stated that national interest should have preeminence over the rule of law. “Where national security […]

Buhari walks 800 metres to ‘prove fitness for 2019 polls’

Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday “demonstrated his fitness” to continue in office. After Eid-el-Kabir prayers in Daura, Katsina State, he shunned protocol, and amid cheers from hundreds of well-wishers who lined the route, the president […]

Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari tasks Nigerians on harmony, tolerance

[File] Buhari's return after holiday in London. Photo/Twitter/ NGRPresident President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Nigerians to rise above personal, group, sectarian and other primordial interests, and promote harmony and tolerance in dealing with one another […]

PDP decries Buhari’s delay in signing Electoral Bill

PDP Chairman, Secondus. Photo: TWITTER/UcheSecondus The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday accused President Muhammadu Buhari of deliberately delaying signing of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill to promote his hidden agenda. In a statement issued by […]

Nigeria’s democracy and clouds of uncertainty

President Buhari A common way to describe Nigeria’s democracy is to liken it to a gilded tea-cup made for a specific type of people. Hence, Nigeria’s political elite usually see themselves as special breed, who […]

Buhari approves artificial intelligence agency for South East

Ogbonnaya Onu President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of an agency on robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) for the South East. Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, revealed this at a rally […]

Health workers petition Buhari, reject Yayale Ahmed’s presidential committee report on sector

President Buhari Health workers under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) and Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHPA) have petitioned President Muhammed Buhari rejecting the 2014 report of Yayale Ahmed Presidential Committee of […]