Politics

“The Rate At Which Nigerian Population Is Growing Is Frightening” –Pres. Buhari Cries Out

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Monday August 19, raised an alarm over Nigeria’s population explosion which he described as “frightening”. The President told the 43-ministers-designate who will assume office tomorrow to work hand-in-hand to find a solution to the worrisome trend. “By average estimates, our population is close to 200 million today. By 2050, UN (United Nations) estimates show that ...

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“Join APC Now Before You Die” – VP Osinbajo Tells PDP Leaders

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has urged leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to join the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, now before they die. Osinbajo made the appeal on a lighter note during a dinner to celebrate 80th birthday of former National Chairman of APC, Chief John Oyegun in Abuja, over the weekend. In his words “Let ...

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Gov Makinde Nominates 27-Year-Old OAU Graduate As Commissioner

Governor of Oyo state, Seyi Makinde, has nominated a 27-year-old graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Seun Fakorede, as a commissioner in the State. The 2016 Civil Engineering graduate is joining Alhaja Faosat Joke Sunni and Professor Raphael Afonja who were last week nominated to join the 14 others who were inaugurated last week.

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2023 Presidency: If Igbos want the presidency let them come to me- Amaechi Tells Ndigbo

Nigeria’s former minister of transport, Rotimi Amaechi has advised the Igbo clan on what to do to have an Igbo President in the forthcoming 2023 general election. The elder statesman urged Igbos to come to him for advise, if they want the presidency, as he “holds the key”. In his words “The people of Nigeria, from the North Central, North-east, ...

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Food Import Ban: Hungry Nigerians Will Increase Insecurity, PDP Sounds Warning To Buhari

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has sounded a warning to Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari that his latest policy on banning the importation of food in the country will result in increasing insecurity in the country. The PDP stated that Nigerians were already suffering because of some Buhari’s unplanned policies and do not need policies that will worsen their situation. The ...

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Nigerian Senate Set To Spend N5.5 Billion On Official Cars For Members

The Nigerian National Assembly leadership has begun moves to acquire operational vehicles for lawmakers that make up its dual legislative chambers. It was learned yesterday that meetings in that regard started among presiding officers in the Senate even before the apex legislative body embarked on its eight-week recess, which ends on September 24, 2019. A National Assembly official confirmed the ...

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“I Will Fight For Poor People”- Pres. Buhari Tells Nigerians

Some media reports has it that President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, said he will use his second term in office to improve the lives of Nigerians by paying close attention to the poor and those on the lower stratification of the society. The President while Addressing leaders of various communities from five Local Government Areas of ...

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Nigerian UK Minister Says Nigerian Government is ‘Irresponsible’.

Nigerian UK minister, Mrs. Kemi Badenoch has taken out time to explain how irresponsible Nigerian government is and how difficult it is to live in Nigeria. According to Mrs. Kemi who is a member of Parliament representing Saffron Walden constituency in the UK during a plenary, deeply narrated how Nigerians are dying of poverty on daily basis and the Government ...

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“I Have Done Well In Fight Against Boko Haram”- Pres. Buhari Boasts

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Friday bragged about how the Nigerian military in collaboration with armed forces of neighbor ping countries have been able to make tremendous progress in the war against insurgency since the inception of his administration. He said this while recounting how Boko Haram insurgents held Nigeria hostage before he assumed power. Speaking at the graduation ceremony ...

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“We Can’t Continue To Import Food Just To Feed 200M Nigerians” – Pres. Buhari Says

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has on Thursday said that Nigeria will not continue to import food to feed her population of about 200 million people. The President also restated the commitment of his administration to creating jobs for the youthful population of Nigeria. While Speaking in Abuja with an audience with Guy Ryder, the Director-General of the International Labour Organisation ...

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