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Shocker as Buhari suspends SGF, DG NIA

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr David Babachir Lawal, in the award of contracts under the Presidential Initiative on the North East (PINE). The President has also directed the suspension of the

A Letter to Mr. President, By Olukayode Ajulo, PhD

Your Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria. Discountenance Of Ondo State in Respect of Federal Government Appointments. Mr. President, I greet you wholeheartedly in the spirit of this season. I write you as a patriot and indigene of Ondo State. I hope this letter meets you

Why FEC meeting didn’t hold — Presidency

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said that due to the Easter break, the council secretariat had no time to prepare and circulate memos to ministers. Shehu stated: “The staff on the Council secretariat  resumed on Tuesday after the Easter. There was no time to prepare and circulate

Buhari’s success claim, insult to intelligence of Nigerians, says PDP

The Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s claims in his Easter message, to having met the expectations of Nigerians as an insult on their intelligence. Its spokesman, Dayo Adeyeye, yesterday said the comments from Mr. President are to say the least untrue and unfair to

‘Why we can’t render account of looted funds now’

The Federal Government has said that as soon as the necessary reconciliation process and litigation in some of the cases are concluded, the full account of looted funds will be rendered. Government also said the success of its whistle-blower policy has shown that Nigerians strongly support the anti-corruption crusade. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji

I was never banned from visiting Presidential Villa, el-Rufa’i says

Gov. Nasiru el-Rufa’i of Kaduna State says he was never banned from going to the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The governor stated this while fielding questions from State House correspondents after joining President Muhammadu Buhari to perform the two-raka’at Juma’at weekly prayer at State House Mosque, Abuja, today (Friday). Reports on the social media said el-Rufa’i