Nigerian president not infected with the coronavirus

President Muhammadu Buhari is healthy and fully in charge of the affairs of the nation, the Federal Government and the Presidency said on Thursday. Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed and Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to the President Femi Adesina spoke separately in Abuja. The duo said the President had tested negative to … Continue reading Nigerian president not infected with the coronavirus

Current situation of SMEs in Nigeria

In his keynote address for fiscal year 2018, President Muhammadu Buhari acknowledged Nigeria’s poor economic performance while Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State blamed the lingering insecurity, food shortage, inflation and unemployment on the elite class. However, the president expressed hopes in the roles of agriculture and SMEs but stressed on CBN’s connivance with policymakers … Continue reading Current situation of SMEs in Nigeria

The kitchen is a forbidden place for all men – President Museveni

    Uganda's President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni recently declared kitchen as a "forbidden place" for men. Image: President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni President Museveni's statement received huge criticisms in the media because cooking is a basic life skill, and it is more so for the fact that we live in the 21st century when gender stereotypes have … Continue reading The kitchen is a forbidden place for all men – President Museveni

Hafsat Abiola-Costello: I got tired of waiting in vain

Hafsat Abiola-Costello, daughter of MKO Abiola, is “full of gratitude” to President Muhammadu Buhari for declaring June 12 as Nigeria’s Democracy Day in place of the May 29 that has been celebrated since 1999. Image: Hafsat Abiola-Costello Aside the declaration, Buhari also announced that MKO Abiola would be posthumously awarded the highest honor in the land, … Continue reading Hafsat Abiola-Costello: I got tired of waiting in vain

Is MKO Abiola’s posthumous award another political strategy for APC?

The Peoples Democratic Party says the national honor proposed to be conferred on the acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993, Chief MKO Abiola, by President Muhammadu Buhari, smacks of hypocrisy and political desperation ahead of 2019 presidential election. PDP said that President Buhari’s action merely sought to use the name and person of Abiola to … Continue reading Is MKO Abiola’s posthumous award another political strategy for APC?

President Buhari ready to present 2018 Budget

The Presidency said yesterday that President Muhammadu Buhari was fully ready to present the 2018 Appropriation Bill to the National Assembly, adding that he was only waiting for the legislative arm of government to give him a date for the presentation. Image: Muhammadu Buhari The Senior Special Assistant to the President (National Assembly Matters), Ita … Continue reading President Buhari ready to present 2018 Budget

Full Transcript of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Broadcast

My dear citizens, I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. I am pleased to be back on home soil among my brothers and sisters. 2. In the course of my stay in the United Kingdom, I have been kept in daily touch with events at home. Nigerians are robust … Continue reading Full Transcript of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Broadcast

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari returns after prolonged sick leave

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari returned from more than three months of sick leave in London to a nation agitated by a sluggish economy, re-emerging ethnic tensions and resurgent attacks by Islamist militants in the northeast. Buhari, who left Nigeria on May 7 for medical tests, arrived in the West African nation’s capital, Abuja, on Saturday, … Continue reading Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari returns after prolonged sick leave

Nigerian Militants Claim The President Faces A Military Coup.

The Joint Niger Delta Liberation Force (JNDLF) issued a statement on Wednesday claiming that some of the top members of Nigeria’s military had approached the group and asked them to continue its attacks on oil installations. The JNDLF said that the officers in question wanted to use the attacks as justification to overthrow President Muhammadu … Continue reading Nigerian Militants Claim The President Faces A Military Coup.