Who Is Lying To The President? - Hilda Dokubo Questions Buhari's Lockdown Ease Amid COVID-19
Nollywood actress, Hilda Dokubo is questioning the motive behind President Muhammadu Buhari's decision to ease the lockdown despite how the coronavirus cases in the nation keep increasing. The actress expressed her worries in a lengthy Instagram video shared on her page on Friday, May 1, 2020. "Who exactly is lying to the president? Who? The…
Harrysong Urges President Buhari To 'Stop Borrowing Money' To Fund Projects
Popular Nigerian artiste, Harrysong has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to stop borrowing money from other countries. The music star made this known via his Instagram page on Monday, where he expressed his displeasure over plans by the government to borrow money to fund its projects. "Buhari invest in education, it is never too late,…
Reactions Trail President Buhari Easing Lockdown From 4th Of May
President Muhammadu Buhari in a speech addressing the nation on Monday extended the lockdown by one week in Lagos, Abuja, and Ogun state amid the coronavirus pandemic. However, he stated that there will be a gradual easing of the lockdown: “The lockdown in the FCT, Lagos & Ogun States shall subsist remain in place until…
President Buhari’s refusal to resign is untenable
From a position where a call for the President’s resignation is treated with utter disdain and is scoffed as “foolish”, the new position where the call is recognised as worthy of presidential response represents a certain progress.
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.
Adamu’s scorecard and his second coming
In Nigeria’s fleeting political arena, to be re-appointed in the president’s cabinet is a feat, which some consider more important than effectively carrying out national service. Head, Education Desk, IYABO LAWAL, examines the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu’s first term in office and what to expect in his second tenure.
Nigerians want court to stop N4.68b welcome pay for NASS
Some concerned Nigerians have filed a suit against the payment of over N4.68 billion as ‘welcome package’ to the incoming members of the ninth National Assembly.
Capable cabinet: Options for Buhari, 9th Senate
President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term, which is billed to commence on May 29, 2019 offers him and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) a unique opportunity to right the observed shortcomings in the outgoing 2015 to 2019 dispensation. The incumbent president and his party came into office in 2015 riding on the lofty ideals…
Minimum wage: FG inaugurates committee to adjust workers’ salaries
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has inaugurated a committee to negotiate the consequential adjustment in salaries arising from the new national minimum wage. Mustapha, who inaugurated the committee on Tuesday in Abuja, said the gesture was in accordance with President Muhammadu Buhari’s remarks at the signing of the new…
Edgar: I want to shock everybody with my next theatre project
Joseph Edgar is an investment banker and chief executive, Duke of Shomolu Production (DSP), a theatre outfit based in Lagos. He has a bachelor’s degree in political science and also holds a master’s in Political Science and International Relations. An associate member of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers, Nigeria, he has attended several career enhancement…
Atiku replies to Buhari, INEC, insists poll figures not false
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the recently conducted general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and his party yesterday insisted that the final results, as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), were those transmitted online to INEC’s website (www.inecnigeria.org).