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 […]

We No Nothing About The Hotlines For Reporting Buhari’s Activities – US Embassy

The United States embassy in Nigeria says, it has not set up hot lines, to report atrocities by Muhammadu Buhari’s government. It described as scam a social media post that it had rolled out designated numbers for reporting terrorism and government atrocities in Nigeria. It was gathered On May 4, that a Twitter account with […]

Buhari Meets The Interim President Of Chad, Idriss Deby

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, met with the President of Chad’s Transitional Military Council, General Mahamat Idriss Deby, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The President of Chad’s Transitional Military Council is on a day official visit to Nigeria after visiting the Republic of Niger on May 11. Deby took over the mantle of leadership […]

Constant Attack On Stations, Security Operatives Amounts To Declaration Of War — FG

Federal Government on Tuesday declared that the killing of security operatives amounted to a declaration of war on the country. The government warned that “overwhelming force’ would be used against the perpetrators of such heinous crime. It reassured Nigerians that it was not “overwhelmed” by the worsening insecurity and called on the media to douse […]

Gani Adams Speaks On Insecurity, Says Buhari Will Never Be Forgiven If War Happens In Nigeria

Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba land, Iba Gani Adams, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against allowing what would trigger another war in Nigeria. Adams warned that God would not forgive Buhari if Nigeria witnessed another war due to the current state of insecurity. He made the remark while accusing Buhari of being insensitive to Nigerians’ plight […]

Civil War Might Happen Soon, Get A Plan B Out Of Nigeria — Pastor Adefarasin Urge Members

The senior pastor and founder of House on the Rock, Paul Adefarasin has allegedly urged members of his congregation to plan an escape route out of Nigeria, should the need arise. Adefarasin gave the advice in his message to his members on Sunday. The clergyman said the escape route is important because the crises rocking […]

Wole Soyinka Goes Against Buhari, Says Nigeria Can’t Unite Under His Administration

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has said he did not believe Nigerian unity is attainable under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration due to its systemic failure. Soyinka made this remark in Abuja on Saturday at the book reading and signing of two of his books titled ‘Trumpism in Academe’ and ‘Chronicles of the Happiest People […]

Nigeria Has Lost A Great Female Politician — Atiku

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has said that, with the death of the former Minister of Women Affairs and gubernatorial candidate in Taraba State, Sen. Aisha Alhassan, Nigeria has lost another impactful female politician in our recent memory. In a statement in Abuja on Friday Atiku noted “Aisha Alhassan was a reliable political […]

Key Highlights From Tony Elumelu’s Interview On Arise TV

Tony Elumelu, the chairman of Heirs Holdings, United Bank for Africa, Transcorp and founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation, was interviewed by Arise TV on Wednesday, May 5, where he talked on a range of topics affecting the Nigerian economy. Power/energy availability During the interview, Elumelu was of the view that we have to drive […]