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What a cow says about the president

What a cow says about the president

By Azu Ishiekwene There was a video of President Muhammadu Buhari that shocked me recently and undermined my confidence in his ability to end the deadly attacks by Fulani herdsmen. It was not the video of him purportedly admiring a cow in his Daura ranch on a tablet. And certainly not the tape of his

Goodluck Jonathan Foundation disowns advert on youth empowerment grants, warns public against scammers

The Goodluck Jonathan Foundation on Thursday issued a disclaimer against a purported youth empowerment recruitment programme being advertised in some media platforms. The Management of the Foundation also warned the general public to be wary of scammers who are after their hard-earned money, adding that it had nothing to do with the advert requesting to

Speaker Dogara mourns Lawal Kaita

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has expressed sadness over the demise of second republic Governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Lawal Kaita who died at the age of 85. In a statement, issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Turaki Hassan, the Speaker described the late elder

EXCLUSIVE: Yusuf Buhari’s coma induced, injuries not life threatening-doctor

President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari is in induced coma, Nigerian Times investigation has revealed. Yusuf, who was involved in a bike accident in December 2018, sustained multiple fractures including injuries to the head. He has been in coma since being admitted at Cedacrest Hospital in Abuja. Nigerian Times checks on Yusuf’s condition revealed that

Odigie-Oyegun Receives 9th Benin National Merit Award, recounts how he survived “coups”

Recounts He Survived Several ‘Attempted Coups’ On Position As APC National Chairman Ordinary Nigerians, Not Elites Voted For President Buhari In 2015 The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has recounted how he survived several attempts to remove him from office as National Chairman of the governing Party. According to

Buhari’s son to be flown to Germany for further treatment

The family of President Muhammadu Buhari is seriously considering flying their son abroad for advanced medical treatment, TheCable can report. Yusuf, who was involved in a bike accident at Gwarinmpa in Abuja on Tuesday night, is currently at Cedacrest Hospital in the nation’s capital. When TheCable visited the hospital on Wednesday evening, armed mobile policemen

‘We don’t need a leader who doesn’t know his age’ — PDP demands Buhari’s resignation

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign over his age. On Monday, Buhari while receiving a delegation led by Mohammed Bello, minister of the federal capital territory, said he thought he turned 74 but was told that he is 75. Reacting in a statement on Tuesday, Diran Odeyemi, deputy spokesman