Tag Archives: Nigeria

Ojukwu Agreed With Me In 2003 That Nigeria Must Remain United – Buhari

Less than 48 hours after his return to the country from London, where he spent more than 100 days on medical vacation, President Muhammadu Buhari has backed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in defending the unity of the nation. Professor Osinbajo

Military’s unitary constitution created problems for Nigeria – Yoruba leaders

Oladimeji Ramon A group of Yoruba elders on Sunday blamed the socio-economic woes of the country on the 1966 military intervention, particularly the introduction of the unitary constitution in place of the 1963 Constitution. The unitary constitution, which later metamorphosed

Buhari’s Return Rekindles Hope For A Promising Nigeria – Gov Bello

The Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello has said that the successful return of President Muhammadu Buhari from his medical vacation has rekindled hope and strengthened faith among Nigerians that the country would be great again. Bello, who had earlier visited

Buhari To Return To Nigeria Today

Buhari Presidential Spokesman Femi Adesina has confirmed that the President, Muhammadu Buhari will be returning to the country later today. In a press statement released by the Special Adviser to the President, Media, and Publicity  also revealed that President Buhari will

BREAKING: President Buhari Returns To Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has alighted from the Presidential Jet in Nigeria’s federal capital, Abuja. The President’s Jet, Eagle One touched down at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport at about 4:38 PM on Saturday. The presidential jet had left the United

BREAKING: Buhari To Return To Nigeria Today

Buhari Presidential Spokesman Femi Adesina has confirmed that the President, Muhammadu Buhari will be returning to the country later today. In a press statement released by the Special Adviser to the President, Media, and Publicity, Femi Adesina also revealed that President Buhari

Breaking: President Buhari To Return To Nigeria Today

Buhari Presidential Spokesman Femi Adesina has confirmed that the President, Muhammadu Buhari will be returning to the country later today. In a press statement released by the Special Adviser to the President, Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina also revealed that President Buhari

Nigeria Needs To Return To True Federalism – Anyaoku

A group from Anambra State in the south east of Nigeria led by elder statesman and former Commonwealth Secretary-General, Chief Emeka Anyaoku is reiterating the call for the restructuring of Nigeria. The group consisting of elders says the country is drifting

Bribery And Corruption In Nigeria Not Limited To Public Sector – NBS

The National Corruption Survey published by the National Bureau of Statistics has shown that the private sector also has a role to play in Nigeria’s level of corruption. The survey which claims that over N400 billion was paid in bribe

Nigeria Needs Positively Disruptive Forces To Overthrow Outdated Thinking – Ezekwesili

A former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, says only positively disruptive forces can fix Nigeria. Dr. Ezekwesili said this on Tuesday while delivering a lecture on “Nigeria: The Economics of Failure” in Enugu State, South-East Nigeria. She noted that the

Wole Soyinka Blasts Police For Plotting To Stop Anti-Government Protest

The Nigerian police has been described as a tool for undermining democracy if it goes ahead to stop people from protesting against the government.

BREAKING NEWS: Helicopter Fighting Boko Haram Crashes In Cameroonian Border (See Photos & Video)

A Cameroonian helicopter on a mission to fighting Boko Haran terrorists have crashed. The military helicopter was said to have crashed on the country’s border with Nigeria killing the commander of the troops, Jacob Kodji.

Federal Government To Unveils Economic Recovery Plan In February

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday highlighted some of the plans being put in place by the Federal Government to revamp the nation’s economy currently in recession.

See The Reason Why Fela Married 27 women in One Day – Odega Shawa

I just heard someone comment in a rather cordial conversation that Fela is no hero to African values. He didn’t send Femi to school and he married 27 women in one day. And to this guy, who by the way