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Buhari to resubmit Magu’s name to Nigerian Senate

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may renominate Ibrahim Magu for confirmation as Substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The President’s renomination is said to be based on advise given by the Presidential Advisory Committee on

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The Nigeria-prays-for-Buhari competition

By Reuben Abati After the publication of my column last week, titled “I want to go to London… to see Buhari”, I received a lot of feedback from persons who were either amused or dead serious that they had been

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Buhari return put off again as doctors refuse to give clean bill of health

President Muhammadu Buhari’s return to Nigeria was put off late last night because his doctors would not certify him healthy enough to return home despite strong pressure from members of his inner circle. Presidency sources said the desperation to have him

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Postpone U.s trip for now Presidency urges Nigerians

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has advised Nigerians who have no compelling or urgent reason to travel to the US to postpone their travel plans until the new administration’s policy on

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Speak with me to prove you are healthy, Fayose tells Buhari

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari, to speak with him to prove he is hale and hearty instead of shopping for outsiders to speak with. Fayose said Nigerians would be more convinced if the president

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President Buhari directs Tetfund to inject N24bn into 12 new varsities

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday directed the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) to inject N2 billion into each of the 12 new universities established by the Federal Government in 2011. Buhari, who spoke as a visitor to the maiden convocation

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Bring back Nigerian prostitutes – Buhari charges aides

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Diaspora Affairs, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has disclosed that ailing President, Buhari has mandated his team on diaspora affairs to ensure that all Nigerian girls trafficked for sex overseas are brought back to

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Presidential team lied on misappropriation of funds- NDDC

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has denied purchasing 70 cars, as alleged by Itse Sagay, chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee (PACAC), the Cable is reporting. Aljazirah recalls that Sagay had on Thursday accused NDDC of misappropriating cash meant for

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DSS releases Babatunde Gbadamosi, Buhari’s critic

The Department of State Services, DSS, has released one of President Muhammadu Buhari’s fierce critics, Babatunde Gbadamosi. Gbadamosi, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was last week arrested by the secret police after he honoured their invitation. The

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I will never contest against you, Tinubu tells Buhari

Bola Ahmed Tinubu, national leader of the All progressives Congress (APC), has said he will never contest any election against President Muhammadu Buhari, the Cable reported on Wednesday. Tinubu in a statement by his media aide, Tunde Rahman, said he

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