Buhari, Obasanjo, Jonathan, govs mourn as Balarabe Musa dies at 84
He was a principled progressive politician, says Tinubu The death of former governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, in the early hours of yesterday has thrown Nigerians into mourning. Musa died at the age of 84 years. Senator Shehu Sani, a leading member of the People’s Redemption Party (PRP), first confirmed his death…
Presidency to Adeboye: Buhari will not succumb to threat over restructuring
The presidency has reacted to the call by the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, for restructure of Nigeria as soon as possible to avert a disintegration of the country. President Muhammadu Buhari's Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said the administration would not succumb to…
You’re divider-in-chief, Presidency replies Obasanjo
The Presidency, yesterday, came down hard on former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his remarks wherein he stated that Nigeria was slowly descending into a failed state that urgently needs to be pulled from the brink of collapse.
Presidency replies Obasanjo, says ex-president is 'lowly divider-in-chief'
The Nigerian Government Sunday said former President Olusegun Obasanjo is a "lowly...Divider-in-Chief" after he criticised President Muhammadu Buhari of running the country aground.
Garba Shehu under fire for tweet on petrol price under PDP
President Muhammadu Buhari's spokesman Garba Shehu is under fire for attempting to justify the hike in prices of petrol and counter the criticism of the increment by the People's Democratic Party. Shehu in an attempt to defend the recent hike in petrol price said Nigerians once bought petrol at #600 per litre during the PDP…
Arrest video, patch work of mischief, says Presidency
The Presidency on Tuesday described a video clip which alleged that the Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari and Chief Adams Oshiomhole, the former All Progressives Congress, APC chairman had hatched a plan to arrest opposition individuals ahead of the September, election in Edo State as the handiwork of mischief-makers.
Buhari urges obedience to COVID-19 protocols as Ogun cancels prayers
As Muslims observe this year’s Eid-el Kabir, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, urged faithful to adhere strictly to the extant COVID-19 safety protocols of the Presidential Task Force and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
‘No plan to retaliate desecration of Nigeria’s diplomatic premises in Ghana’
The Presidency has ruled out avenging the recent desecration of Nigeria’s High Commission by some unknown persons in Accra, Ghana.