Again, Buhari pledges to bequeath credible polls in 2023
President Muhammadu Buhari has, for the umpteenth time, declared that as a beneficiary of a free and fair election, he would bequeath same to the nation in 2023.
Buhari’s children have right to use presidential jet — Presidency
The Presidency, yesterday, declared that there was nothing wrong in President Muhammadu Buhari’s last daughter, Hanan, flying the presidential jet, having been given...
Aisha Buhari’s complaint against Garba Shehu
Sir: Permit me to think aloud on the widely-reported complaints made against Mr. Garba Shehu, special assistant (SA) to President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) by the wife of the president, Aisha.
Of cabals, rubber stamp and governance
Two subjects will continue to hit the headlines throughout President Muhammadu Buhari's administration. This is because politics in Nigeria is full of mystifying paradoxes and unending conundrums
Buhari silent as defence minister is named in $550,000 fund diversion
President Muhammadu Buhari came under heavy criticism yesterday for his failure to act in the alleged indictment of his Minister of Defence, Bashir Magashi, for a $550,000 security fund diversion. Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu...
Crack in presidency as Aisha Buhari lashes out
Some indications of a fresh split in the presidency emerged yesterday with the First Lady accusing Senior Presidential Media Aide, Garba Shehu, of taking instructions from some people in government rather than from President Muhammadu Buhari.
Punch has no right to change Buhari's title to Major General - Presidency
Nigeria’s presidency on Wednesday said The Punch Newspaper has no right to change President Muhammadu Buhari’s formal title as the president of the country to his military rank. “It is not within the power or rights of a newspaper to unilaterally and whimsically change the formal official title or the designation of the country’s President…
Garba Shehu pushed for the sack of my media aides- Aisha Buhari
The wife of the Nigeria's president Aisha Buhari has accused the president’s spokesman Garba Shehu of pushing for the sack of her media aides because she addressed the press on her return to Nigeria on October 13th. "Mr. Shehu was privy and part of the plan and it’s execution and he was shocked when he…
Nigeria slipping into lawlessness, IYC, Afenifere, others warn
The apex Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, again warned yesterday that the country is sliding into a state of despotism.“If Nigerians do not assert constitutionalism with all peaceful and democratic means, this country might well be resting in pieces...
Garba Shehu at 60: A tribute
Let me wish my mentor, Malam Garba Shehu, media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari a happy birthday as he turns sixty (60) today November 27. I doubt, very much, if there would be any fanfare to mark this milestone.
Golden Eaglets clash with Ecuador with eyes on early ticket to Round of 16
The camp of the U-17 national team, Golden Eaglets in Brazil has been much energized by the words of love and encouragement by President Muhammadu Buhari. The players are looking to qualify for the competition’s Round of 16 when they play Ecuador this evening in Goiania.