Nigeria rules out fuel scarcity during Xmas, New Year festivities
The Federal Government yesterday assured of adequate supply of petroleum products during the Yuletide and beyond.Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian Nation al Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kolo Kyari...
Why governors, NDDC, should conduct environmental audit of Niger Delta, by environmentalist
Governors of the Niger Delta states and the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) have been charged to conduct an environmental audit of polluted sites in the region
Cabal allegedly mobilising sacked FG officials, VP’s ally against him
The last may not have been heard of the face-off between Vice President Yemi Osibanjo and persons in the Presidency, who are allegedly united in their bid...
Ayade visits Kyari over deep seaport, super highway projects
Governor Ben Ayade at the weekend met with the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, in Abuja in furtherance of talks over the ongoing deep sea and 260-kilometre super...
Outsourcing of presidential powers sign of weakness, Tanko declares
Chairman of the National Conscience Party (NCP), Dr. Yunusa Tanko, has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive that ministers should interface with his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, indicates that the President was weak and incapable of fully discharging his duties.
Why Buhari is ‘Man of the decade’ - Part 2
As I was saying before the rumbling about the fate of a vice president in an accident-prone presidency cropped up last week, let’s continue with narrative on the very knowledgeable versus the most understanding...
Why office of chief of staff is unconstitutional
News that President Buhari has directed his new cabinet to report to him through his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari has provoked public commentary from not a few Nigerians who believe, rightly or wrongly, that it is an abdication of responsibility, amongst a litany of other perceived demerits.
Abba Kyari’s rendezvous with history
In governments the world over, leaders have devised strategies to ensure that the divergent tendencies which affect hitch-free delivery of governance are streamlined. Recent history has shown that Presidents, Prime Ministers and Heads of Government have used the office of the Chief of Staff to achieve harmony, stability and effectiveness. The position of Chief of…
To allow RUGA is to surrender to worse fate suffered by Hausas
Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, in this interview with LEO SOBECHI, says the climate of insecurity and bloodletting in Nigeria shows the country is beyond redemption, stressing that the conflict in values in the country precipitated Brexit from the European Union.
A prayer for Chief of Staff, ‘General’ Abba Kyari
One of the key challenges of governance in Nigeria and the rest of Africa has been the failure of different agencies of government to operate with cohesion. Since the return to democracy in 1999, the Nigerian public sector has appeared to Nigerians as a visionless conglomerate with disparate units and organs working at cross purposes.…