Buhari must be decisive in addressing security challenges in Nigeria – Okorie

Chekwas Okorie, a former national chairman of the defunct Unity Progressive Congress (UPP) in this exclusive interview with INIOBONG IWOK, assesses the state of the nation, insecurity, among other issues. Excerpt: What is your view about recent allegations against Ibrahim Magu? For me, in recent times there have been accusations and counter accusations, but now…

Buhari is changing the health sector due to COVID-19, NAFDAC DG says

Director-General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari is working assiduously to improve the state of the Health sector in the country. READ ALSO: NAFDAC speaks on reported Coronavirus herbal cure Prof. Adeyeye who made this statement during an interview on Channels…

NDDC, EFCC probes: Appointees abused trust, says Buhari

…says Service chiefs could do much better In what appears as his first official reaction to the ongoing probes, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday reacted on the allegations of corruption levelled against the leaderships of some Federal Government’s agencies and commissions. The President’s reaction was coming on the sidelines of the ongoing investigations into the activities…

Misuse of 13% derivation, pipeline vandals hurting Niger Delta — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari has said the vandalisation of pipelines and corruption, especially where 13 percent derivation is concerned, had led to wastage and environmental hazards in the Niger Delta region. President Buhari stated this after observing the Eid-el-Kabir prayers with his family members and aides at the forecourt of…

Insecurity: Much achieved security-wise compared to last administration ― Buhari

…Says security situation in North West, North Central disturbing By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said that much had been achieved in Nigeria, security-wise, compared to the situation he inherited in 2015. President Buhari, however, noted that more still needed to be done. He said that the security situation in the North West…

2023 Presidency: ‘Who is Mamman Daura fooling?’ ― Clark lampoons Buhari’s nephew

  By Henry Umoru – Abuja Former Federal Commissioner for Information and South-South Leader, Chief Edwin Clark has lampooned President Muhammadu Buhari’s influential nephew, Mallam Mamman Daura, for saying on Tuesday that there was no need for zoning the  2023 Presidential ticket to any part of the country. In a statement Thursday in Abuja, Chief…

The Buhari international community knows

President Muhammadu Buhari The Nigerian President is different things to different people, depending on the prism from which he is being considered. To some people, Muhammadu Buhari is a father figure. At 77 years old, he qualifies. To some others, he’s the greatest crowd pulling politician the country has seen for some time, and may…

Sallah: Buhari lauds Muslims, Christians for understanding on COVID-19 guidelines

President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the sacrifices of Muslims and Christians in abiding by the COVID-19 guidelines for the good of society. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja on Thursday. He said that Buhari gave the commendation in his…