Abuja based lawyer files suit seeking to stop President Buhari from swearing-in ministers over exclusion of an FCT indigene from cabinet list.

The Federal High Court, Abuja will on Monday, August 19th deliver its ruling in a suit, seeking to stop President Buhari from inaugurating the 43 ministerial nominees over the exclusion of an FCT indigene from his cabinet list.    The applicant, Musa Baba-panya, who was also the counsel in the case on Thursday, August 15th approached the […]

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President Buhari commissions Air Force Hospital in his hometown, Daura. (photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday August 15, commissioned the Air Force Reference hospital at his hometown Daura in Katsina State.  Commissioning of the new health facility which the President described as a critical milestone recorded by the nation’s armed forces, had Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State, Governor Ganduje of Kano state, Perm Sec. Defence Mrs Nuratu Batagarawa, Governor Bello […]

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‘Buhari Is utterly Incompetent To Compete The Poll’ – PDP fires back.

Ahead of the August 21 date for submission of final written addresses by parties to their petition. The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 23 election, Atiku Abubakar and his party yesterday maintained that President Muhammadu Buhari was not qualified to have contested the poll. In the final written address filed […]

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‘Atiku’s Petition Is totally Worthless, Meaningless, and definitely Ungrantable’ – Buhari Tells Tribunal.

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the petition by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the last presidential election, Atikiu Abubakar, as the most worthless in election litigation history. The President thus urged the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) to dismiss the petition for lack of merit. But the PDP candidate insists that […]

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President Buhari explains why he Ordered CBN To Stop Forex For Food Import. (Read here)

President Muhammadu Buhari says the directive to the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop providing foreign exchange for food importation was to improve agricultural production and attain full food security. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s spokesman in a statement, said Buhari stated this when he hosted All Progressives Congress (APC) governors to Eid-el-Kabir lunch at […]

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‘Our Investments In Infrastructure gradually Paying Off’ – President Buhari says.

  President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration’s investment in infrastructures like rails, roads, bridges, and waterways have started yielding positive results with tangible evidence for all to see. The president disclosed this in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Wednesday.Buhari was speaking at the […]

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President Buhari suspends Chairman of Special Investigation Panel, Obono-Obla. (See why)

The Chairman of the Special Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property, Mr Okoi Obono-Obla has been suspended with immediate effect by President Buhari.   The suspension confirmed via the official Twitter handle of the Presidency will be in effect until the conclusion of ongoing investigations by the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC).  His suspension […]

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President Buhari signs law changing name of Nigerian Prisons Service. (See here)

A bill signed into law on Wednesday by President Muhammadu Buhari has changed the Nigerian Prisons Service to Nigerian Correctional Service Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Ita Enang, made the disclosure while speaking with journalists covering the State House in Abuja on Wednesday. According to a top government source, who […]

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‘Those killing and shouting Allahu Akbar are against God’- President Buhari

President Buhari on Wednesday August 14, promised to use the army and the police to counter the security challenges facing the country as he spoke against those killing and calling God’s name.   The President made the announcement while commiserating with 1,050 internally displaced persons (IDPs) affected by banditry in Batsari community of Katsina state. Batsari is one of the […]

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President Buhari drops Hints On Who His Agriculture Minister would be. (See here)

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that his new Minister of Agriculture would be somebody who is knowledgeable about the sector. Buhari assured that his next Minister of Agriculture must know how to promote the interest and investment of the sector. He spoke while addressing leaders of various communities from the five Local Government Areas of […]

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