• Tribunal Dismisses Application to Stop Buhari’s Inauguration

    Tribunal Dismisses Application to Stop Buhari’s Inauguration0

    The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has dismissed the suit filed by the Hope Democratic Party (HDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Mr Ambrose Aworu, seeking to stop President Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration. In a lead judgment delivered by Justice Joseph Ikyechi, the tribunal dismissed the application for lacking merit. Respondents in the suit which include the President,

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  • President Buhari off to Saudi Arabia

    President Buhari off to Saudi Arabia0

    President Muhammadu Buhari is set to travel to Saudi Arabia Thursday. A statement by his spokesperson, Garba Shehu, said Mr Buhari is travelling at the request of the Saudi king to perform an Islamic function called Umrah. “President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the invitation of King Salman Bin Abdulaziz, the ruler of Saudi Arabia and

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  • I’m wiser now, says Governor Ambode

    I’m wiser now, says Governor Ambode0

    Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, says he is ‘wiser’ now after spending almost four years as governor. The outgoing Lagos state governor said this on Monday, while fielding questions from state house correspondents after his closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja. According to Ambode, who said he came to Abuja on behalf

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  • Buhari retains Emefiele as CBN governor

    Buhari retains Emefiele as CBN governor0

    President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele for a second term in office. A letter for the tenure renewal was signed by Buhari on Wednesday and has now been sent to the senate for confirmation Following The CBN Act which stipulates that the senate must confirm the

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  • “Fire all Service Chiefs”– Arewa youths Advices Buhari

    “Fire all Service Chiefs”– Arewa youths Advices Buhari0

    The Arewa Consultative Youth Forum, AYCF, has urged the Federal Government on how to tackle the issue of insecurity across the country, particular makingreference to the Northern part of the country. Speaking on this, AYCF President General, Yerima Shettima advised the Federal Government to “fire” all the Service Chiefs, following the increasing rate of insecurity

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  • Second Term: I won’t disclose those who will make up my new cabinet– President Buhari

    Second Term: I won’t disclose those who will make up my new cabinet– President Buhari0

    President Buhari has said that he has not and will not disclose the names of those who will be part of his cabinet in his second term that will begin on May 29th.  President Buhari said this this while fielding questions from newsmen, upon his arrival from London where he had spent 10days on a

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