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BUHARI SHUNS GOVS, NASS MEMBERS AS HE PICKS CABINET MEMBERS

President Muhammadu Buhari has allegedly shunned inputs from governors and national assembly members, who are godfathers in their states, as he puts together his cabinet members, who are to be made public later this month. The governor and NASS members have had difficulty in accessing the president so as to have their loyalists nominated as ministers, according to The Nation. Buhari ...

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100 DAYS: “YOU HAVE DISAPPOINTED US” – NIGERIAN STUDENTS TELL BUHARI

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has expressed it displeasure with the first 100 days of President Muhammadu Buhari in office. The apex students’ body, in a stated issued by its Vice President on National Affairs, Comrade Timileyin Gbenga Ayenuro, said the President has failed to give a clue as to his policy direction and how he intends to turn things ...

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BUHARI HAS RESTORED NIGERIA’S CORPORATE EXISTENCE – KILGORI

Dr Jabbi Kilgori, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Sokoto, on Sunday said the first 100 days of the Buhari administration had succeeded in restoring the country’s corporate existence. Kilgori told the News Agency of Nigeria in Sokoto that President Muhammadu Buhari has restored the unity of the nation. He said that the administration had succeeded in removing ...

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HON.PATRICK OBAHIAGBON HAS A WORD OF ADVICE FOR THOSE THAT ARE IMPATIENT WITH PRESIDENT BUHARI ON FORMING A CABINET

“Whilst appreciating the tenterhooks of political ventriloquists, carpetbaggers, economic chichidodos and a vaudeville of pundits as to what they perceive as the phlegmatic predilection of President Buhari in the constitution of his cabinet, I would rather deposit in their objurgatory piazza the Chinese apophthegm which urges, that sofily sofily catches monkey. President Buhari must not be bludgeoned into precipitate, frenetic, ...

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BUHARI DECLARES COMMITMENT TO END INCESSANT STRIKES BY WORKERS

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja declared his administration’s commitment to boosting national productivity, by among other things, taking all necessary actions to end incessant strikes by workers in vital sectors of the Nigerian economy. At a meeting with the Permanent Secretary and Directors of the Federal Ministry of Labour, President Buhari said that he was particularly disturbed by ...

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WE HAVE NOT SEEN CHANGE YET – PDP TELLS BUHARI

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration didn’t offer any significant development that had reflected the APC’s slogan of “Change” in the country as promised by the President and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC). The opposition party said this through the former acting National Chairman of the party, Bello Muhammadu Halliru, on ...

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Oshiomhole has forgotten so soon! by Reno Omokri

On July 17, 2012, a recently re-elected Governor Adams Oshiomhole visited the Aso Rock Presidential Villa and on his way out he had a chat with State House Correspondents and said as follows “what the Edo election has confirmed is that when the President and Commander-in-Chief puts the country first and conducts himself as a statesman, not just as a ...

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Firm Drags Nigeria to Court over $46m Clean Cookstoves Scheme

By Etta Michael Bisong   In a bid to stop Nigeria’s ministry of Environment from terminating the contractual agreement between them, Messrs Integra Renewable Energy Services Ltd, the contractor handling the NGN9.2 billion ( about $46 million) Clean Cooking stoves scheme has dragged the ministry to court . This was contained in a letter made available by the ministry earlier ...

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Inaugural speech by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari at his swearing-in as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 29th May, 2015

 I am immensely grateful to God Who Has preserved us to witness this day and this occasion. Today marks a triumph for Nigeria and an occasion to celebrate her freedom and cherish her democracy. Nigerians have shown their commitment to democracy and are determined to entrench its culture. Our journey has not been easy but thanks to the determination of ...

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Follow the Money: Full Updates On #WomenCookstoves Saga!!!

Dear Friends,  I hope this mail meets you well? I thought it would be great to furnish you with some useful information around the controversial Federal Government Intervention on 9.2 Billion Naira Clean Cookstoves fund.   In November 2014, The Federal Executive Council Approved the sum of 9.2 billion for the procurement of 750,000 Clean Cookstoves and 18,000 Wonderbags to ...

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