The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Monday, felicitated former Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Major General Olu Bajowa (retd.), on his 80th birthday. His congratulatory message was contained in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, titled “President Buhari salutes Gen. Olu […]

Northern elders, on Saturday, called on the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), to sack the military chiefs as the insecurity situation in the country continues to deteriorate, while calling for the appointment of young innovative officers. The elders commended the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, for summoning […]

With the signing of the Banking and Other Financial Institutions Act (BOFIA) (amendment) Bill 2020, the reality of a tougher regulatory regime is unnerving the banking sector, investigation by The Guardian revealed at the weekend. Industry sources said the contentious sections of the bill, which had earlier pitched the Nigerian […]

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has expressed sadness over the death of a Kano-based community leader and renowned cleric, Muhammad Adahama, describing him as a “long- time friend, and an astute and courageous scholar.” In a statement by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Monday, Buhari praised […]

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday called the Oba of Lagos, Rilwanu Akiolu, to convey best wishes to him on the occasion of his 77th birthday. Malam Garba Shehu, Buhari’s spokesman, said this in a statement on Thursday. He disclosed that the president again commiserated with the traditional ruler on the […]

A former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has condemned the attack on #EndSARS protesters at Lekki toll gate, Lagos State. Fayo made the displeasure known in a series of tweets on Wednesday. He also condemned the silence of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), over the killings of […]

The Democratic Presidential candidate in the upcoming United States election, Joe Biden, has called on the President of Nigeria, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.); and the military to stop the violent crackdown on protesters which has led to several deaths. The former American Vice-President said this in a statement titled, […]

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Lauretta Onochie, one of his media aides, as a national commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Senate President Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday, read the letter from Buhari with Onochie from Delta State alongside three other nominees. Buhari said “Appointment for Commissioners for […]

Femi.Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation, has called for the removal of President Muhammadu Buhari through a similar protest that led to the scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS. The former minister, who is also a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, noted that the End-SARS protests represent […]