Elite connived with foreign firms to defraud Nigeria-Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said some Nigerian elite connived with foreign firms to defraud the country. Buhari said this on Friday when he received a delegation of All Progressives Congress (APC) from Kebbi state in the presidential villa, Abuja. The

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Amaechi: As governor, I stayed awake for Rivers people to sleep

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, says he stayed awake fighting insecurity while he was governor so the people of Rivers state could sleep. In a statement on Friday, Amaechi, who governed Rivers from 2007 to 2015, said the residents of

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Labour threatens action over fuel scarcity

Organised labour on Friday threatened to embark on strike if the ongoing fuel shortage ravaging the nation extends to next year. A press statement issued on Friday said it also hailed the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, for directing

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Buhari shakes head over son’s critical condition, blames security aides

resident Muhammadu Buhari is reportedly unhappy with his security officials, for allowing his son, Yusuf, leave home at 8pm on Tuesday for power-bike racing. Yusuf was reportedly racing with a friend when in an attempt to overtake a vehicle, he

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2019: Don’t use fuel scarcity to judge Buhari’s government –Fayemi

A former governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, has urged Nigerians not to judge the Muhammadu Buhari administration by the ongoing fuel scarcity across the country, saying it would soon be over. He also described the bid by the Peoples

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Leaked documents reveal how Shell blackmailed Nigeria in Malabu deal

Confidential internal documents of Royal Dutch Shell suggest that the oil giant capitalised on the 2011 presidential election to arm-twist the federal government into a “cheap” deal over the sale of the disputed OPL 245. The international oil company also used

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Aisha Buhari hospitalized after Yusuf Buhari’s accident

Aisha, mother of ailing Yusuf and wife of President Muhammadu Buhari has been placed in bed rest at Cedacrest Hospital in the nation’s capital, Abuja. The private health facility is where Yusuf was rushed to Tuesday night after his involvement

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Over two years of Buhari govt, Nigerian refineries still in terrible shape

Nigerian refineries are not doing any better than they did in their woeful past despite renewed government pledge to fix them, and that dysfunction, at the root of ongoing fuel scarcity, has worsened in recent months, a PREMIUM TIMES’ analysis

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Buhari will complete some projects during his second term

Kabiru Gaya, senator representing Kano south, says President Muhammadu Buhari will complete projects during his second term in office. Speaking with journalists after meeting with Buhari on Thursday, Gaya appreciated Buhari for putting “extra effort” on road projects. The senator

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Govt officials, marketers conniving to create petrol scarcity, says Balarabe Musa

Balarabe Musa, a former governor of the old Kaduna state, has blamed the current petrol crisis on activities of saboteurs in the oil industry. Musa told NAN on Thursday that Nigerians were going through this hardship due to selfish interest

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