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29 Apr
The arena is crowded with presidential aspirants, all in pursuit of what matters most in life – political power. We expected it. We welcome the crowd.
25 Jan
Secretary-General of Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), Dr. Kunle Olajide, yesterday, faulted the statement by former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar, that the acclaimed
21 Jan
Nigeria’s former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), has warned that the soaring hardship in the country might result into another nationwide conflagration, worse than the 2020 #EndSARS protests against police brutality.
30 Nov
For three days last week there was a well-attended Festschrift conference in Abuja in honour of General Abdulsalami Abubakar, Nigeria’s former Head of State who handed over power to an elected civilian government on May 29, 1999.
9 Jul 2021
The United Kingdom (UK), yesterday, reviewed the worsening insecurity in Nigeria and submitted that democracy might be destabilised in the run up to the 2023 general elections.
8 Jul 2021
All the 36 state governors in the country have agreed to launch a common initiative on ensuring peace and security.
13 Jun 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated former Head of State, retired Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, on his 79th birthday, joining family members
13 Jun 2021
Gov. Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger has felicitated former Military Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (Rtd), on his 79th birthday.
11 Jun 2021
The peace dialogue organised by the Interfaith Initiative for Peace and other socio-cultural organisations under the aegis of Committee of Goodness of Nigeria (CGN), was, yesterday, forced into a closed-door session ....
10 May 2021
Former Head of State, Retired Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, on Monday in Minna denied having any link with bandits or terrorist groups in Niger State. Social media was replete with allegations last week that the former Nigerian leader owned a helicopter used in delivering arms and ammunitions to bandits and terrorists in the state. Some online…
8 Apr 2021
Miffed by the worsening insecurity in the country, Nigeria’s former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), yesterday expressed concern over the proliferation...
27 Mar 2021
Former head of state, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, last Thursday night met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.


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The bodies of 14 people have been found washed up on a beach in Myanmar, police told AFP on Monday, with a local rescue group saying some were Rohingya attempting to reach Malaysia.
22 mins ago
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday conducted primary elections to elect candidates for the House of Representatives
29 mins ago
With ongoing talks about the sequel, "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever", it is uncertain how T'Challa, played by the late Chadwick Boseman will be portrayed in the expected film. However, numerous members of the team have spoken about how the sequel will respect Boseman's legacy. T'Challa will not be recast, nor will the character be digitally…
49 mins ago
Nigerian artiste Orezi has hinted at a collaboration with Grammy award-winning singer Wizkid.  The You Garrit singer hinted at an upcoming collaboration with Wizkid in a tweet shared on Sunday evening.  Orezi x Big Wiz — MR RAGGAMOFIN (@iamorezi) May 22, 2022 He tweeted, "Orezi x Big Wiz." Orezi's collaboration with Wizkid would not be the first…
1 hour ago
At least four people died and about 80 were trapped under rubble when an unfinished building collapsed in southwestern Iran, officials said.