COVID-19: Unruly VIPs and airport security
The Federal Government the other day warned state officials and Very Important Persons (VIPs) against flagrant abuse of travel protocol, as flights resume in the COVID-19 era.
COVID-19 secrecy: Nigerian media, health privacy and public safety - Part 3
COVID-19’s dark alley began on February 27, 2020 when Nigeria’s index case was diagnosed. There were jests about people coming out to say they had not been to Lagos in the past two years after they were referred to as contacts of the index case (Bassey, 2020).
First gunshots in the Villa
The now notorious and perennial in-fighting among staff and between the president’s family reached an all-time low the other day when aides of First Lady, Hajia Aisha Buhari...
Buhari’s government for Buhari’s hometown?
I chanced on a senior politician from Katsina who felt so disappointed and absolutely disgusted with the state of insecurity in the Northern states and especially his home state that he told me that almost the greater percentage of the people feeling the impacts of the mass slaughter/massacre
Buhari didn't cancel appointments, memos Abba Kyari approved - Presidency
Nigerian Presidency late Tuesday denied reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled appointments and memos approved by his former chief of staff late Abba Kyari. "The attention of the Presidency has been drawn to media reports alleging that President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled a number of memos and appointments signed off by his former Chief…
Panic as Buhari probes Abba Kyari’s office, others
A wave of apprehension is sweeping through Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) as President Muhammadu Buhari begins a probe into the office of the late Chief of Staff Abba Kyari.
Buhari cancels appointments, approvals made by late Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari
There are indication that President Muhammadu Buhari may have directed his new Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Agboola Gambari to cancel all appointments and approvals the late Chief of staff Abba Kyari personally made without his permission.
Gambari: Taking up the gauntlet in season of distress
Professor Ibrahim Agboola Gambari’s entry into Nigeria’s presidency came the same way a good substitute enters the pitch in a football tournament.
Between the old and new chief of staff
Many Nigerians still hold the belief that the late Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari, was the most powerful Chief of Staff Nigeria ever had, or in Nigerian history
Multiple sources confirm Gambari as Buhari's new Chief of Staf
Ibrahim Gambari, a retired diplomat, has been appointed as president Muhammadu Buhari chief of staff, according to a presidential source, the Emir of Ilorin and a UN representative to Nigeria. The appointment has not been officially announced by the president. Gambari is one of Buhari's appointees during his military rule. A presidency source who spoke…