President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of Nigerian doctors killed by COVID-19. A statement on Saturday by Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, disclosed that Buhari has sent his condolence to the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) over the loss. The Nigerian leader said their death was painful because they risked their lives in order […]
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that his only regret as a minister of Nigeria is that some Nigerians have failed to appreciate that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is doing so much with little resources. The minister stated this at a Special Forum of the News Agency of […]
Aisha Yesufu, coconvener of BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, and popular activist, and Shehu Sani, a former member of the Nigerian legislature, have attacked President Muhammadu Buhari for failing to visit Kankara, a town in Katsina State where over 300 students were kidnapped at the weekend. Police confirmed on Saturday that unknown gunmen attacked the school and over […]
President Muhamadu Buhari, on Tuesday, revealed that the land borders will soon be opened for trade. It would be recalled that the land borders have been shut to trade since August 2019 save for recent waivers granted to Dangote Groups and other companies. The official handle tweeted that restriction was put in place to stem […]
A cross-section of Nigerians has faulted the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to name his aide, Lauretta Onochie as a Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Onochie who hails from Delta State was named alongside three others and for confirmation by the senate in line with the laws that set up the electoral […]
The Nigerian Military has called on Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State to be mindful of the allegations he levelled against troops fighting insurgents in the North-east.
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Some aggrieved residents of Katsina State, on Thursday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign from office. The residents from Turare and Dogon Ruwa communities in Dustin-ma Local Government Area of Katsina State made the call following persistent attacks by armed bandits. The protesters, who blocked the highway in the area, also called on the […]
The Federal Government on Thursday disclosed that all states, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) would receive N100 million each to boost their response against Coronavirus. This was disclosed by the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire during Thursday’s Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19. Ehanire disclosed that a huge amount would come from the Regional […]
Hundred of youths under a group, Collation of Northern Groups, have stormed streets in Katsina to protest the level of insecurity and the renewed killings in the state. Daily Trust learnt that the youths who started the protest during the morning hours of Tuesday marched from Muhammed Dikko Central Mosque to the state Government House. […]
Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has congratulated Prof. Ibrahim Gambari on his appointment as the new Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. Governor Buni in a statement he personally signed and made available to newsmen on Wednesday, described Prof. Gambari as a seasoned diplomat and renowned scholar who has had a prosperous carrier […]