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President Buhari Defends Hike in Fuel Price

  President Muhammadu Buhari has once again defended and justified the recent hike in price of premium motor spirit (PMS) popularly known as petrol. The President on Thursday in his speech to mark the 60th independence anniversary of the country said the price of petrol in Nigeria is fair when compared to other oil-producing countries.…

President Buhari Applauds Election Process In Edo

President Muhammadu Buhari has applauded the electoral process in Edo State which led to the victory of Governor Godwin Obaseki as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). In a statement, the president also congratulated the Obaseki on his victory at the governorship election held on Saturday, 19 September 2020. The President, in the…

June 12: Abiola’s Posthumous Honour And The 2019 Election Politics, By Omoshola Deji

Nigerians assembled at the polls on June 12, 1993 to expunge dictatorship and usher in purposeful leadership. The widely acclaimed free, fair and credible presidential election, presumably won by Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (MKO) Abiola, was annulled by the General Ibrahim Babangida led military regime. Abiola was incarcerated by successive military government(s) till he died in…

Time to End Sahara Reporter’s Diet of Lies, By Abdulkadir Inuwa Suleiman

If Sahara Reporters (SR) peddles its falsehood nine times it is necessary to reply the online rag ten times. SR, in executing its latest brief, has thrown decorum to the dogs as it scaled up its attacks on the President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Mr Abba Kyari. Fair disclosure. This response to SR’s bunkum…

Brexit: Buhari Regrets Cameron’s Resignation

**Hails His Courage President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, June 24, 2016, said he regrets the resignation of British Prime Minister, David Cameron, which will come into effect in October. Buhari said Nigeria has enjoyed remarkable goodwill, support and understanding under the capable leadership of the outgoing Prime Minister over the years. In a statement issued…

Buhari Furious With Ministers, May Overhaul Cabinet Soon

There are strong indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may reshuffle his cabinet anytime soon. Nigerian Pilot reports that the President is under immense pressure to take this step due to “reports of feud among his appointees, non-performance of many of them and allegations of corrupt practices against some of his aides and cabinet members.” The…

Buhari Arrives Saudi Arabia Ahead Of Talks

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday night, arrived Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia after leaving Nigeria same day. He is expected to hold crucial discussions with the King of the Kingdom, Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on crude oil price stability. The President was welcomed by governor of Riyadh, Prince Faisal Bandar Bn Abdulaziz Al-Saud at the…