President Buhari to visit Ghana over Mali crisis

President Buhari will on Sunday, May 30, depart Abuja for Accra, Ghana to attend an emergency Extraordinary Summit of ECOWAS, convened to discuss recent political crisis in Mali.   A statement released by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, said the meeting is at the instance of the Chairman of the […]

Consider an Igbo man to replace late Chief of Army Staff – Reno Omokri advices President Buhari

Reno Omokri has asked President Buhari to consider an Igbo military officer to replace the former Chief of Army Staff. Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, who died in the air crash last Friday, May 21.   According to Reno, this move will help cease the fight of secessionists.  He wrote; ”The best way to fight the […]

Reno Omokri calls out President Buhari and Osinbajo for not attending the funeral of the Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru

Reno Omokri took to his Twitter handle to call out President Buhari for not attending the funeral of the Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru, and officers who perished in a military crash on Friday, May 21.   Reno believes if President Buhari could fly to Paris to attend a function, he should have made […]

Buhari seeks Senate approval for fresh N2.3trn external loan

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has asked the Senate to approve another N2.3trillion ($6.18bn) external loan. This is contained in a letter addressed to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, and read at plenary on Tuesday. Buhari said the proposed loan which is equivalent to N2.3trillion is to finance the 2021 budget deficit of […]

Nigerians Knock Buhari For Traveling To France Despite High Insecurity Faced

Departure of the President, Major Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to the African Finance Summit in Paris has received knocks from Nigerians due to the rising insecurity in the country. It was earlier reported that Buhari landed in Paris on Sunday for a four-day official visit to attend the African Finance Summit, according to presidential spokesman, […]

Catholic Bishop Tells Buhari To Address Nigerians Now

Catholic Bishop of Ekiti Diocese, Most Rev. Felix Femi Ajakaye, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to address Nigerians on the challenges confronting the nation. Bishop Ajakaye said what is happening in Nigeria now calls for concerns, especially the issues of kidnapping, killings, banditry and should be addressed by the President himself and not his […]

Don’t hesitate to ask for help from Nigeria, Buhari tells Chadian President

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday told the President, Transitional Military Council of Chad, Lt. Gen. Mahamat Idris Deby Itno not to hesitate to ask for help from Nigeria in areas it deemed necessary. The President also pledged that Nigeria will assist the Republic of Chad to stabilize, and return to constitutional order. President Buhari stated this […]

Buhari’s son-in-law, two others wanted for $65m fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has declared Gimba Yau Kumo, son-in-law to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), wanted for alleged $65 million fraud. Kumo, a former Managing Director, Federal Mortgage Bank, got married to Buhari’s daughter in October 2016 in Daura, Katsina State. The commission in a notice published […]

De-escalate hostilities, FG urges Israel, Palestine

The Federal Government has said it is monitoring the unfolding developments with Israel and the State of Palestine. According to a statement by the Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ferdinand Nwonye, the Federal Government urged both parties to de-escalate hostilities. The Federal Government also urged both parties to remain committed to the two-state […]