Category: Politics

BUHARI ON LIFE SUPPORT FOR 20 DAYS, NEEDS PRAYERS – FAYOSE

BUHARI ON LIFE SUPPORT FOR 20 DAYS, NEEDS PRAYERS – FAYOSE

The Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari has been on life support since June 6 at a hospital in West End, London. The governor made the claim in a personally signed statement issued on Wednesday. According to Mr. Fayose, the President needs prayers to surmount his health challenges and called on him to resign […]

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POLICE, DSS, ICPC RAID NAMADI SAMBO’S HOUSE

POLICE, DSS, ICPC RAID NAMADI SAMBO’S HOUSE

A combined team of security agents as well as officials of the anti-graft agency, ICPC, have raided the residence of former Vice president Namadi Sambo in Kaduna. The operation took place yesterday by a team made up of the police and agents of the Department of State Security (DSS) and the ICPC. The former vice president’s residence at Gobarau road, […]

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GOWON ASKS NIGERIANS TO GUARD AGAINST AGENTS OF NATIONAL DESTRUCTION

GOWON ASKS NIGERIANS TO GUARD AGAINST AGENTS OF NATIONAL DESTRUCTION

As the nation goes through a difficult phase of sectional tension, a former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon (rtd.) has admonished Nigerians to show love for each other and shun divisive actions and utterances. Gowon, who led Nigeria to fight the three-year civil war against the secession of Biafra between 1967 and 1970, urged leaders in all sectors – […]

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IT’S TIME TO RESTRUCTURE NIGERIA, SAYS BABANGIDA

IT’S TIME TO RESTRUCTURE NIGERIA, SAYS BABANGIDA

  Backs creation of state police • ‘Even the idea of federal roads in cities is outdated’ Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), has lent his voice to the now strident call for the restructuring of the country to achieve true federalism, devolution of power and creation of state police. According to him, the Nigerian federation, as currently structured, […]

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NO PRESIDENT CAN DO MAGIC IN A RESTLESS NATION, SAYS JONATHAN

NO PRESIDENT CAN DO MAGIC IN A RESTLESS NATION, SAYS JONATHAN

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has said that no president “can ?do magic” if there is so much tension in the land. Jonathan also said one of the major challenges bedevilling Nigeria was threats by terror ?groups ?and other allied bodies. Speaking at his Abuja residence when the PDP Former Ministers’ Forum ?paid him Eid-el-Fitr visit, Jonathan said what improved the […]

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YORUBA ASSEMBLY DEMANDS REFERENDUM, SAYS NIGERIAN UNITY NEGOTIABLE

YORUBA ASSEMBLY DEMANDS REFERENDUM, SAYS NIGERIAN UNITY NEGOTIABLE

• Disagrees with governors on quest for self-determination •Urges Britain, US to support sustainable federal democracy The Yoruba Assembly, an umbrella platform for all socio-political groups in the South-west, yesterday asked the federal government to consider referendum to enable nationalities constituting Nigeria decide if they still want to remain together. Currently led by Gen. Alani Akinrinade (rtd), the assembly faulted […]

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ANGLICAN CHURCH URGES BUHARI TO RESIGN OVER ILL-HEALTH

ANGLICAN CHURCH URGES BUHARI TO RESIGN OVER ILL-HEALTH

The Enugu Diocese (Anglican Communion) says President Muhammadu Buhari’s long ill health has impeded the growth of the nation and urged him to resign from office if he is unable to discharge his duties. The Church also asked the Federal Government to make public the outcome of the investigations of the special panel headed by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo over […]

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APGA WRITES NNAMDI KANU, WARNS IPOB LEADER NOT TO THINK HIMSELF IGBO “EMPEROR”

APGA WRITES NNAMDI KANU, WARNS IPOB LEADER NOT TO THINK HIMSELF IGBO “EMPEROR”

The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has decried Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, leader, Nnamdi Kanu’s call on Anambra people to shun forthcoming gubernatorial poll in the state. The party, in a letter to Mr. Kanu, signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Ifeatu Obiokoye, and made available to the media in Awka on Monday, said the call was irresponsible and […]

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OSINBAJO HOSTS GHANAIAN PRESIDENT NANA AKUFO-ADDO

OSINBAJO HOSTS GHANAIAN PRESIDENT NANA AKUFO-ADDO

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday evening welcomed the visiting President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, to Akinola Aguda House, his official residence. During the meeting that followed, the two leaders highlighted the critical role that Nigeria and Ghana play as the “centrepiece” of ECOWAS and the West African sub-region. President Akufo-Addo thanked Acting President Osinbajo for receiving his delegation on […]

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SALLAH MESSAGE TO MUSLIMS REVEALS BUHARI’S SPEECH IMPAIRMENT

SALLAH MESSAGE TO MUSLIMS REVEALS BUHARI’S SPEECH IMPAIRMENT

Sahara Reporters An edited audio message released by the handlers of President Muhammadu Buhari greeting Muslims during today’s Sallah has validated SaharaReporters’ exclusive report that the president, who has spent at least 49 days in the United Kingdom for medical treatment, is suffering a speech impairment. SaharaReporters had revealed in a report that Mr. Buhari’s speech was impaired while receiving […]

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