Category: Politics

  • Process To Prosecute 400 Boko Haram Sponsors Ongoing – AGF

    The Federal Government on Monday said the process that would lead to the arraignment of about 400 alleged Boko Haram sponsors and financiers arrested in a nationwide operation in April was still ongoing. The Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations to the Attorney-General of the Federation, Dr Umar Gwandu, disclosed this in an interview […]

  • Covid-19: FG, Governors disagree over possible lockdown extension

    The 14 days lockdown extension ordered by the federal government will end on Monday, April 26 – NGF has demanded the relaxation in Lagos, Ogun and the FCT – Buhari will address the nation on Monday, April 26, to decide whether the lockdown would be extended or not A report by The Nation indicates that […]

  • Nigeria’s Border Remains Open For Coronavirus, Closed For Rice — Shehu Sani

    Former federal lawmaker, Shehu Sani has bemoaned the federal government’s resolve to keep the land borders closed, especially for the importation of rice into the country Sani stated that similar sanction has not been placed on foreign nationals coming into the country from countries with prevalent cases of coronavirus. Nigeria recorded the first case of […]

  • Travel Ban: ‘Don’t Punish Nigerians For The Failure Of Buhari’ – Atiku Begs Trump

    Atiku Abubakar, former presidential candidate on the platform of the PDP in the last presidential election, posted a couple of tweets in reaction to the travel ban against Nigeria, expressing sadness and stating reasons why he believed the US should reconsider its decision against Nigeria Atiku said “I received with sadness the policy of the […]

  • Lai Mohammed Is The Biggest Liar In History Of Nigeria – Fani-Kayode

    Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayodehas described the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed as the biggest liar in the history of Nigeria’s politics. The former minister made this statement in reaction to an interview the Minister of information had with Tim Sebastien of Hardtalk. According to Fani-Kayode, the Nigerian minister made a […]

  • Only Buhari Can Destroy Boko Haram – Presidency

    The Presidency says President Muhammadu Buhari is the best man to destroy the Boko Haram insurgents in the northeast and bring an end to their carnage in Nigeria.  Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu made this known in a communique on Wednesday, January 29. “President Buhari is going to finish off these terrorists. He alone can do it,” Garba […]

  • Activities Of Bandits Have Surprised Me ― Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said that his administration is surprised by the activities of bandits in parts of the country, which he observed, had denied people of their means of livelihood. Speaking on Tuesday in State House, Abuja when he received a delegation of eminent citizens of Niger State led by Governor Abubakar Sani […]

  • Amotekun: We’ve broken ties with Yoruba Nation, no more support – Miyetti Allah

    The National President of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Muhammadu Kirowa, says that the association have broken ties with the Yoruba nation for going ahead with their Amotekun Security Network. Kirowa speaking at Abuja says that the association and it’s affiliates will cease to support the political ambitions of the Yoruba people, […]

  • Gov. Lalong Orders Arrest Of Fulani Leaders Over Plateau Killings

    Simon Lalong, governor of Plateau state, has ordered the arrest of Fulani leaders and community heads following recent attacks in some parts of the state. Gunmen raided Kwatas village in Bokkos local government area of the state during the weekend, killing more than 15 persons. During an emergency meeting of community leaders and stakeholders on […]

  • Nigerian leaders hate hearing the truth – Gov. Zulum

    Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum, said on Tuesday that Nigerian leaders detest the truth. The governor, who stated this while delivering a lecture at the National Defence College, Abuja, declared that telling the truth is always difficult in Nigeria. The event was attended by senior military officers and policymakers within and outside the country. […]