Author Archives: Nats Odaudu

Buhari seeks emergency powers to tackle economy

President Muhammadu Buhari will be seeking emergency powers from the National Assembly to push his planned stimulus for the economy. The objectives of the action-plan on the economy, which is in recession, include shoring up the value of the naira, creation of more jobs, boosting of foreign reserves, reviving the manufacturing sector and improving power.

Again, Ezekwesili, BBOG barred from presidential villa

Protesting members of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group led by former federal minister, Oby Ezekwesili have been barred from from gaining entrance into the presidential villa. Security operatives had Monday blocked the protesters who had organized an advocacy protest to President Muhammadu Buhari for the rescue of the abducted Chibok school girls. The

EFCC grants Abusidiq bail after arresting him for blogging

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,(EFCC) has granted administrative bail Abubakar Sidiq Usman after arresting him for blogging. The suspect who is the publisher of was picked up Monday morning at his Kubwa, Abuja home and accused of cyberstalking. The alleged offence contravenes sections of the Cyber Crime Act. In a statement by EFCC