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Ortom’s aide asks Nigerians to reject what Buhari is ‘using EFCC for’ in Benue

Ortom’s aide asks Nigerians to reject what Buhari is ‘using EFCC for’ in Benue

Terver Akase, chief press secretary to Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue state, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of using the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to witch-hunt Benue government. Speaking with TheCable on the closure of three bank accounts belonging to the state government, Akase alleged that the current administration has turned the EFCC

Those running away from Buhari are honest, says Galadima

Buba Galadima, chairman of the Reformed All progressives Congress (R-APC), says those who are running from President Muhammadu Buhari are honest Nigerians. Galadima said this at the opening of the secretariat of the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) in Abuja. CUPP is a group of political parties and groups plotting to seat President Muhammadu

Call security agencies to order, Frank tells Buhari

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to feign ignorance of persecution of political opponents in the country, asking him to call the security agencies to order. Frank, also said unless the president caution the Nigerian police and other agencies of government,

Galadima: I wouldn’t bother about Buhari if he was rearing cows in Daura

Buba Galadima, chairman of the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), says he would not have been bothered about President Muhammadu Buhari if he was raising cows in Daura, his hometown in Katsina state. Galadima, a former ally of the president, said this in a chat with The Interview magazine. He spoke of the role he

Group commends Buhari, Military Over Quick Rescue of Abducted Dapchi Schoolgirls 

A Coalition of Civil Society Organizations for Transparency and fGood Governance, has commended the quick intervention of the Nigerian military in the abduction of over 94 schoolgirl from their school in Dapchi, Yobe state which led to their immediate rescue. The group said as compared to the abduction of the Chibok schoolgirls where the then

Keep faith with Nigeria, Buhari despite crises, Dickson says in open letter

A self-styled concerned citizen, Patriot Dickson Onah has made a passionate appeal to Nigerians not to allow vein glory seekers take advantage of the skirmishes the nation has experienced to cause disaffection between the government and the led. Onah who is a member, Faith in Nigeria, in a letter to his fellow countrymen titled, “A

Buhari attends EU, AU summit in Abidjan

President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to attend the 5th European Union-African Union (EU-AU) Summit in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, on November 28, 2017, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, said in a statement in Abuja on Monday. Adesina said the President would also participate in working sessions on the summit

Revealed! Mysterious reason why Buhari cannot enter his office even after ‘rat invasion’ decoy

Two months after President Muhammadu Buhari returned from the longest medical vacation by any serving Nigerian head of state, he has not stepped into his main office, TheCable can report. Since his return from the UK on August 19, Buhari has been making use of two offices — one in his residence at the presidential

Igbo group walks to Villa, commends Buhari over Operation Python Dance

Several Igbo sons and daughters early this morning marched to the Presidential villa for eulogize the efforts of the Federal Government for introducing the operation python dance to tackle insecurity in the South East. The exercise, the group said has helped to maintain peace and unity in the South East. The group under the aegis

Buhari ignored State House Clinic despite being briefed of its poor state – CMD

Over a year before the wife of the president, Aisha Buhari, publicly criticised the management of the State House Medical Centre, SMHC, for not having basic facilities, the head of the hospital had written her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari, complaining about the poor funding of the hospital, a correspondence seen by PREMIUM TIMES show. In

Breaking: I will deal with agitators for Nigeria’s breakup, social media critics- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned those he described as causing disaffection among Nigerians and calling for independence of various regions of the country to desist from doing so or face severe consequences for their actions. He threatened fierce social media critics saying they have crossed the red line. In a nationwide broadcast Monday after returning

EXCLUSIVE: Buhari sets up secret committee to ensure return to the Villa in 2019

By Our Reporter Despite mounting economic challenges and the inability of his administration to stem the rising cost of living, President Muhammadu Buhari has set up a committee in Aso Villa with the mandate to secure his re-election in 2019. Nigerian Times exclusively gathered from top sources in the Villa that the arrowhead of the

Buhari in Edo for first APC governorship campaign since becoming president

For the first time after he was elected President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari is attending a governorship campaign of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC). The president who stayed away from the governorship campaigns in Kogi and Bayelsa States last year, is presently in Benin City, Edo State to support the aspiration of