2023 Presidency: Buhari Absence likely to create big internal contest in APC – PGF boss

… Says only Buhari controls 12m ready votes in Nigeria Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Director General of the Progressives Governors Forum (PGF)  Salihu Moh Lukman, has warned that with the non participation of President Muhammadu Buhari in the presidential election contest, there would be a potential for a big internal contest in the ruling All…

Why I admire Buhari

By Emeka Obasi President Muhammadu Buhari impresses me as a good learner and follower. Those who were shouting change were more interested in their pockets than our common good. I am sure they never sat down with the general to discuss anything. Honestly, many of those who sold candidate Buhari had no plans. They forced…

2023: So far, Buhari’s body language does not suggest Jonathan – Prof. Ihonvbere, APC chieftain

…Doubts South South will support him …Fears Igbo may ruin their chance …Speaks on Zamfara gold, hopes for resource control By Levinus Nwabughiogu Hon. Julius Ihonvbere is a Professor of International Relations and Political Science. He represents Owan West/East Federal Constituency of Edo State in the House of Representatives where he also chairs the Committee…

Consider 200m Nigerians in oil production cuts, Buhari tells OPEC

President Muhammmadu Buhari has urged the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), to consider the weight of the responsibility of Nigeria’s 200 million population with severe infrastructure deficit while sharing oil production cuts. The President made this call yesterday in his comments on the peculiar challenges facing the country amidst its large population and immense…

Lest we forget: Opportunities for young Nigerians, by the Buhari administration – Femi Adesina

The Muhammadu Buhari Administration has always had youths as centerpiece of its policies. Here is a brief compendium of some initiatives put in place, for Nigerian youths, to reposition and empower them: N-Power: 500,000 enrolled in 2 batches between 2016 and 2020 receiving 30,000 monthly, with enrolment of 3rd batch of 400,000 in progress. NYSC…

Buhari and the squandering of hope

In March 2016, just months after Buhari’s ascension to power, and based on his lethargic start to governance and the onset of economic recession of 2016, I wrote an article titled: “Buhari and the gradual squandering of hope”. While Buhari and his government incorrectly diagnosed Nigeria’s most nagging problem to be corruption, I had argued……