President Mohammadu Buhari
My interview not meant to denigrate ASUU, says Fayemi
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has lamented that the interview he granted in France when he accompanied President Mohammadu Buhari has been misconstrued as a direct comment on salaries of professors and undue meddling in the affairs of ASUU. Reactions have been trailing the governor’s comment on the salary of professor, which allegedly said was higher…
Government to revisit 13 per cent derivation for development in Niger Delta
President Mohammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja pledged that the Federal Government would revisit the constitutional 13 per cent derivation benefit to the Niger Delta region to ensure even spread of developmental projects that meet the needs of the people.
Buhari urges Super Eagles to make Nigeria proud in Russia
President Mohammadu Buhari yesterday bid farewell to the Super Eagles team to Russia 2018 World Cup and charged them to demonstrate the gallant spirit, which Nigerians are known for. President Buhari spoke when he met with the Super Eagles and technical crew led by Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung at the presidential villa, Abuja, as…
Memories of Decree 4 as Buhari's CSO evicts reporter from Aso Rock
In an action reminiscent of the days of the dreaded Decree 4 of 1984, the Chief security Officer (CSO) attached to President Mohammadu Buhari, Bashir...
Presidency disowns CSO over expulsion of Punch reporter from Aso Rock
The Presidency has distanced itself from the sudden expulsion of a Punch reporter from the presidential villa on Monday on the orders of the Chief Security Officer (CSO) to President Mohammadu Buhari, Mr Bashir Abubakar.
Obasanjo hard choices
I know Chief Olusegun Mathew Aremu Obasanjo. He is Abeokuta most famous resident, Nigeria’s longest ruler, Africa’s pre-eminent elder statesman, farmer, soldier, author, agent-provocateur...
Southerners are marginalised by Buhari, say Yoruba elders
Yoruba elders yesterday rose from a meeting in Ibadan, Oyo State capital accusing President Mohammadu Buhari of favouring the northern part of the country above others.