Federal Lawmaker Sues President Buhari

A member of the House of Representatives in Nigeria has sued President Muhammadu Buhari  for granting a bailout to states, insisting that the decision was ‘unconstitutional, null and void’. Honourable Igariwey Onwe filed the case with the Abuja High Court on Wednesday.

Buhari, Osinbajo Cut Salary By 50%

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, will only receive 50 per cent of the salary paid to their predecessors, a government source said on Friday. According to a statement by a spokesman to the President, Garba Shehu, the President’s decision to take a 50 per cent

Buhari Reaffirms Nigeria’s Support For Peace In Middle East

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday pledged that Nigeria would continue to support all efforts aimed at the peaceful resolution of the Middle East conflict. Speaking at a meeting held in Abuja with the outgoing Palestinian Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Montaser Abuzaid, President Buhari reaffirmed Nigeria’s support for the Palestinian cause.

RCCG Will Produce A President – Pastor Adeboye Insist

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Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has once again prophesied that his church will produce a President. The general overseer during a programme organised for leaders and potential leaders at the RCCG national headquarters, Throne of Grace Parish, Ebute-Meta in Lagos recollected

Senate Congratulates Buhari, Osinbajo

The Nigerian Senate has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on their successful inauguration as President and Vice President of Nigeria on May 29. In a motion moved by the Senate Leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba, the Senate also congratulated Federal Lawmakers who have been elected State Governors, urging

Agency Begins Distribution Of Buhari’s Portrait

The Director General of the National Orientation Agency, Mr Mike Omeri, has advised Nigerians to obtain copies of the approved standard portrait of President Muhammadu Buhari from the Agency’s Offices Nationwide. In a statement signed by the Spokesman for the Director General of the Agency, David Akoji, said that “the

Acting IGP Vows To Prosecute Electoral Offenders

The Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Solomon Arase has vowed to prosecute electoral offenders, to curb the spate of violence during elections in the country. Mr Arase, who formally took over the mantle from the sacked Inspector General of Police, Mr Suleiman Abba, at a handover ceremony in

Why Buhari Might Not Deliver

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There’s been quite a celebration since Buhari won the election two weeks ago and many Nigerians are looking forward to his inauguration. People have faith in him apparently and hope that things will change when he starts to run the country.

I have been In A Cage For 16 Years – Jonathan

Taking a look at the 16 years spent in public service, Nigeria’s President, Goodluck Jonathan, says his life in the period is like living “in a cage”. While receiving some residents of the Federal Capital Territory led by the Vice President, Namadi Sambo, who paid him an Easter homage at the

Patience Jonathan Urges Women To Vote Goodluck-Sambo Ticket

Wife of the President of Nigeria, Patience Jonathan, has called on Nigerian women to vote for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate President Goodluck Jonathan in the forthcoming general elections. Addressing the PDP supporters in Benin City, the Edo State capital during a rally at the Samuel Ogbemudia

Former President of Nigeria Obasanjo Endorses Buhari

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Former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, has declared his support for All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) made his perspective known during an interview with Financial Times at the launch of his autobiography, My Watch, which took place in Nairobi,