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Drama: Atiku’s Witness Goes Blank Over Date Of Presidential Election

The 13th petitioners’ witness, Audu Sani, told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, on Tuesday that he could not remember the date of the last presidential election. Sani, who was the Peoples Democratic Party’s collation agent in Lapai Local Government Area of Niger State for the presidential election, had alleged that there were incessant incidents of thuggery and sporadic shootings in ... Read More »

“Boko Haram will soon end”-President Buhari urges Nigerians to remain strong

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his condolences to victims of Boko Haram attacks in Jos, Kano, and Zaria. Speaking through a statement released by Shehu Garba, Senior Special Assistant on Media & Publicity, President Buhari urged Nigerians to remain steadfast and strong in the face of the seeming resurgence of terrorist attacks and atrocities in the country as his administration ... Read More »

PDP’s claim that it ‘inspired’ Buhari’s bailout fund has been debunked by the Presidency

Following claims by The Peoples Democratic Party that it gave birth to the bailout fund recently deployed by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Presidency has urged the opposition party to stop creating unnecessary controversies on the issue. Speaking through a press statement released by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, the Presidencey rejected “the banal  and ... Read More »

Boko Haram: Buhari vows to deploy all required force to defend freedom of worship for Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over news of the dastardly bomb attack at a church on the outskirts of Potiskum, Yobe State on Sunday. In a statement signed by his special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, the president commiserated with those who lost loved ones or got injured in Sunday’s incident. “The President wholly condemns the resumption ... Read More »

“She is too close to the President”-PDP rejects INEC’s acting Chairman, Zakari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s choice of Mrs. Amina Zakari as the acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Mrs. Zakari had on Tuesday been appointed as the acting Chairman of the commission following the end of Prof. Attahiru Jega’s five year tenure at the helm of the electoral body. According to the ... Read More »

“You are not Hercules”-PDP lambasts Buhari….again

Following a statement by President Muhammadu Buhari in which he explained that his slow and steady approach was due to the rot left by the former administration, the Peoples Democratic Party has said that no amount of “intimidation, blackmail and propaganda” would stop it from demanding that President kick-starts and commence implementation of his campaign promises. Buhari’s response was in ... Read More »

“We are deeply worried”-The PDP thinks that Buhari needs serious prayers

By Tersoo Achineku Following a month of uncertainty and crisis, you’d expect opposition newbies, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to have a word or two about the state of the nation. The party, in a statement released by its National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, explained that it had come to the conclusion that Nigerians need to join hands in prayers ... Read More »

Buhari’s first day in Aso Rock

For the first time since being inaugurated, President Muhammad Buhari moved into his Aso rock home yesterday after a thorough renovation at the villa. Photos: Read More »

Femi Falana criticizes President Buhari for ‘begging’ for support at G7 Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has come under fire for tabling the problems of Nigeria at the just concluded G7 Summit by human rights lawyer, Femi Falana. The group of seven industrialized nations had urged Mr. Buhari to attend the Munich event with a “wish list” for their consideration and assistance. Mr. Femi Falana made this critic at a civil society round ... Read More »

Buhari tells Nigerians in South Africa to behave themselves

During his visit to Nigerian residents in South Africa yesterday, President Buhari told them to conduct themselves with respect in the country, promising to look into how to strengthen Nigeria’s relationship with South Africa and also look into the recent Xenophobic attacks. “Those of you who have the opportunity to come here and represent us, make sure that you are ... Read More »