For the Record
TOWARDS A NATIONAL REBIRTH In the past few months and weeks, I have played host to many concerned Nigerians who have continued to express legitimate and patriotic worry about the state of affairs in the country. Some of them have continued to agonize about the turn of events and expressly worried why we have not…
Full text of Obasanjo's letter to President Buhari
THE WAY OUT: A CLARION CALL FOR COALITION FOR NIGERIA MOVEMENT Since we are still in the month of January, it is appropriate to wish all Nigerians Happy 2018. I am constrained to issue this special statement at this time considering the situation of the country. Some of you may be asking, "What has brought…
Full text of President Muhammadu Buhari's New Year address
I join my fellow citizens this morning to welcome and celebrate the New Year 2018. This year promises to be pivotal in our quest for CHANGE.
Full transcript of President Muhammadu Buhari's national 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. In the course of my stay in the United Kingdom, I have been kept in daily touch with events at home. Nigerians are robust and…
Acting president Yemi Osinbajo's Democracy Day speech
Our administration outlined three specific areas for our immediate intervention on assumption of office: these were Security, Corruption and the Economy.
Full text of President Buhari’s Independence Day Speech
Today – 1st October is a day of celebration for us Nigerians. On this day, 56 years ago our people achieved the most important of all human desires – freedom and independence.
Cynicism trails Ogoni cleanup after ceremonial flag off
The optimism raised by the flag off of the implementation of the United Nation Environment Programme (UNEP) report on Ogoniland 24 days ago, might soon be replaced by cynicism.
Text of President Buhari's Democracy Day speech
It is one year today since our administration came into office. It has been a year of triumph, consolidation, pains and achievements.
‘Legislative oversight as a critical component of good governance’
CONTINUED FROM MONDAY 02/05/2016 However, it seems that the procedure and methodology for legislative approval of key appointments should be re-examined for better efficiency. The Constitution reposes a huge responsibility to scrutinize these appointments on the legislature on behalf of the Nigerian people. This is a function to be taken very seriously. Removal of certain…