Group urges Buhari, IG, AGF to provide guideline for regional security network

The South-South People’s Conference (SSOPEC) has called on President Mohammadu Buhari, Inspector -General of Police, and Attorney -General of the Federation to provide a guideline for the formation of regional security networks. SSOPEC chairman, Professor Sotonye Amakiri made...

Buhari effects minor cabinet reshuffle moves Keyamo to labour

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate redeployment of two Ministers of State. According to a statement by the Director Information Office of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie Bassey, Mr Festus Keyamo, Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs...

Liberia to honour Buhari with special award at 1 independence anniversary

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday receive “The Grand Cordon of the Knighthood of Venerable Order of the Pioneers,” Republic of Liberia’s highest national honour. He will also be part of the 172nd Independence Anniversary Celebrations of the country...

Obasanjo writes Buhari again, says it is a matter of life and death

I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and that resident in Nigeria. Since the issue is of...

Reps charge Buhari to rescind executive order on firearms

The House of Representatives yesterday charged President Muhammadu Buhari to rescind the Executive Order on the revocation of firearms certificates and licenses throughout the country in the interest of the citizens. The House noted that rather than revoke the licenses for...

CJN seat: Buhari, AGF, Senate fail to honour court’s summons

President Muhammadu Buhari, the Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami, and the Senate Monday failed to appear in a suit challenging the appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria at the Abuja division of the Federal High...

Police explain kidnap of Buharis village head

The Police in Katsina State has described how the Magajin Garin Daura, Musa Umar, was abducted from his palace on Wednesday. The Magajin Yari Daura is a younger brother of the Emiur of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk Umar, and by the traditional title, he is expected to succeed his...

Flood: Buhari approves compensation for affected farmers

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he has approved compensation package for all farmers and fishermen that were affected by flood in the country.     He further disclosed that modalities for the compensation were being worked out on how it would be paid. In a message...

Corrupt people move out $50bn illicit funds yearly  from  Africa – Buhari 

President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that over $ 50 billion illicit funds leave Africa yearly.     Buhari, however, challenged Africans in the Diaspora to come up with suggestions on how to curtail the menace of corruption on the continent.   Buhari, who...

I’m shocked that IGP disobeyed me—PMB

It was shocking to all who gathered in the meeting between President Mohammadu Buhari and farmers in Benue State when he expressed surprise that the Inspector-General of Police did not spend 24 hours in the troubled area as he directed . President Buhari was was emphatic about...