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‘Aso Rock now a house of comedy’ — PDP taunts Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the feud between Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, and Fatima, daughter of Mamman Daura, has “exposed the leadership failure of the president”. Fatima had accused Aisha of attacking her inside the presidential villa but the wife of the president defended her action saying such happened because she was denied access to […]

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Please protect Aisha Buhari from her attackers, Fani Kayode tells Buhari

A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to wade into the conflict between his wife, Aisha and Fatima, daughter of Daura his nephew. Incase you missed the story, read it Here Fani-Kayode, who is a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, equally told Buhari to protect his wife […]

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Nigeria’s debt hits N25.7trn

Nigeria public debt stands at N25.7trn up by N3.32trn in one year as at the end of June 2019, the Debt Management Office said on Tuesday. While the Federal Government owed N20.42trn as at June 30, 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory debt portfolio stood at N5.28trn. The DMO revealed the debt […]

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Nigerian Government bans imports, exports through land borders

The Federal Government Monday announced a total ban on the importation and exportation of goods through the land borders nationwide. It was gathered that the decision was in furtherance of the on-going joint border operation, tagged, Exercise Swift Response. Daily Trust reports that the operation began on August 20, 2019, involving the Nigeria Customs Service […]

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‘Fake Lawyer’ defrauds Buhari on Social Media

Operatives of Ekiti Police Command have arrested a fake lawyer and cyber fraudster for defrauding Miss Buhari Safurat Temitope. The fake lawyers identified as Mr. Feranmi Adeyemi was arrested for alleged impersonation and obtaining money under false pretense. Adeyemi, who hail from Ayetoro-gbede in Yagba Kogi State, was accused of using dubious means to defraud […]

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I need more rest… – Aisha Buhari

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, on Sunday attributed her long stay outside the country to “doctor’s instruction.” Mrs Buhari disclosed this in an interview she granted journalists shortly after she arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Although she said she was well now, the President’s wife said she still needed more rest. She […]

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Fresh crisis in Buhari’s home, as Aisha battles Daura family

A fresh crisis on Monday erupted at President Muhammadu Buhari’s home as his wife, Aisha, battled the family of Mamman Daura, the President’s nephew. Daura’s daughter, Fatima, in an interview with the BBC Hausa Service on Monday owned up to a video shot at the Presidential Villa. In the video, the President’s wife,  was heard  […]

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Over 15 million Nigerians searching for job, FG confesses

The Federal Government has expressed serious concerns over the rising unemployment rate in the country, saying that over 15 million Nigerians are looking for white collar jobs. Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, who expressed this concern in an interview with some journalists in Enugu on Monday, said government was worried by the […]

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Prepare for strike, Nigeria Labour Congress tells workers

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has directed its state councils to prepare for an indefinite strike on October 16 if the federal government fails to meet its demand. The new minimum wage of N30,000 has not been implemented because the government and labour unions have failed to reach an agreement on the consequential adjustment of […]

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Ex-Catholic Priest dedicates his child in Akwa Ibom (Photos)

Two years after dumping the Catholic Church to marry, Rev. Patrick Henry Edet and his wife, Iyene, have welcomed a cute baby girl. The couple, yesterday, dedicated their child, Mbiet -Yaweh at Grace Family aka Commonwealth of Champions, Ibom Hall, IBB Avenue , Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. While announcing his resignation on the 31st of […]

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Nigerian education horrifying, country in serious trouble – Soyinka

Nobel laurete, Prof Wole Soyinka, has described the state of education in the country as horrifying, saying Nigeria is in trouble. The prolific playwright spoke on Sunday at the University of Lagos, Akoka, during the presentation of a play, ‘Folly of Men.’ The play was an adaptation of three plays: Wole Soyinka’s ‘Trial of Brother […]

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Real reasons I was away from Nigeria – Aisha Buhari

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, on Sunday cautioned Nigerians on the dangers of spreading fake news. She said this shortly after she returned from a medical leave from the United kingdom. Mrs Buhari gave the warning while fielding questions from journalists shortly after her arrival at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, in the early […]

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Nigeria Policemen beat lawyer to coma

An Onitsha-based lawyer, Ogbonnaya Jacob Obasi, has been allegedly beaten to coma by some policemen in Anambra state. The incident, The Nation gathered, took place at a bus stop in Osuma area in the commercial city of Onitsha, Anambra state on Friday. The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) described the action of the policemen as barbaric and uncivilized. […]

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Aisha Buhari returns to Abuja after long stay abroad

Aisha Buhari, Wife of Nigeria’s President is now airborne for her return journey to Nigeria from London, where she had been for about two months, triggering an assortment of speculations and rumours from Nigerians. Aisha had earlier posted on her verified Twitter and Instagram handles, “Wife of the Nigerian Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Mrs […]

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Buhari to upgrade aircraft with N1.5bn

President Muhammadu Buhari is proposing to spend N1.492bn on the upgrading of some of the aircraft in the Presidential Air Fleet in 2020. The sum is apart of the N200.994m the President will be spending on the overhaul of engines of some of the aircraft in the fleet next year. The figures are contained in […]

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Presidential aide refutes rumour of Buhari’s marriage

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday observed the weekly two raka’at jumaat prayer at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Among those that joined him at the jumaat prayer were presidential aides, ministers and former governor of Zamfara Staate Abdulaziz Yari and Senator Kabir Gaya. The jumaat prayer, however, witnessed unprecedented number of faithful who seemed to have […]

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First person to ever walk in space dies in Moscow

Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov, who became the first person in history to spacewalk in 1965, has died aged 85. Tethered to a spaceship by a 4.8m (16ft) cable, the Russian floated above Earth for 12 minutes. “You just can’t comprehend it. Only out there can you feel the greatness – the huge size of all […]

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Speak out, Buhari tells sexual abuse victims

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday called on families of victims of sexual abuse to always speak out and not cover-up such things. He also supported the proposed amendment to the laws against sexual harassment of students at tertiary institutions, saying stricter laws were needed to prevent girls from being abused in schools. Buhari was reacting […]

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