Obasanjo responsible for TI's damning report on Nigeria - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, pointed accusing fingers at the duo of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, over the abysmal outing of Nigeria in the latest Transparency International’s 2019 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), rating. Nigeria, which ranked 144 in the 2018 ranking, had slipped to...... read more


Buhari returns home after London meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari, has returned to Abuja after participating at the United Kingdom Africa Investment Summit in London. Buhari had used the opportunity to brief UK, with Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the progess so far in the cardinal programmes of his government, as well as interact with other world and...... read more


TI Report: PDP laughs at Buhari *How market, corruption fighter!

It was a hearty laughter from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as it scoffed at President Muhammadu Buhari endlessly over last Thursday’s damning report of running the most corrupt government in West Africa. The nasty tag of monumental corruption came from Transparency International, based on its 2019 rating on the Corruption...... read more


BOMBSHELL: Buhari, officials candidates for hell - Obasanjo

For the umpteenth times, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for leading a government that is swimming in corruption, saying a terrible judgement awaited him and his officials. In fact, according to the longest serving Nigerian leader, if Buhari administration was probed, most of his officials would not...... read more


Dasuki in court, withdraws case against FG

All obstacles on the way of the trial of former National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki, seems to have been removed on Thursday, clearing the way for speedy process at the courts, after the former security boss withdrew two separate applications he filed in protest against his continuation of trial. Dasuki,...... read more


Nigeria’s corruption worse under Buhari, worst in W’Africa – TI *Fake News – FG

Nigeria quickly rejected the tag of being the worst corrupt country in West Africa, the position it earned in the most recent assessment by Transparency International (TI), the world’s transparency watchdodg. Ironically, President Muhammadu Buhari had made anti-corruption a major leg of its government agenda ahead of the 2015 presidential election,...... read more


May Nigeria never listen to your dangerous message, Soyinka tells Balarabe

Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has tongue-lashed former Governor of the old Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa, following his comment that the Western Nigeria Security Network code-named Operation Amotekun would lead to the declaration of Oduduwa Republic. The renowned playright in a statemen, on Tuesday, wrote: “Balarabe is sadly, but I hope...... read more


Buhari to UK PM: We’re doing great *Lists agric, anti-corruption, security

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday brought British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, up to speed with developments in Nigeria, reeling out gains in different areas of national endeavour. The two leaders met on the sidelines of the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020, in London, and President Buhari told P.M. Johnson of strides in agriculture, leading...... read more


i was too sick to speak on Aburi before Ojukwu's lies that led to war - Gowon

For the umpteenth times, former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon General Yakubu Gowon, has once again, blamed the late General Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu for the three-year Nigerian civil war. Recapping his side of the story 50 years after, Gowon accused Ojukwu of scuttling the outcome of the peace conference held between...... read more


You're such a disgrace, shame on you - Fani-Kayode blasts Anthony Joshua

The image of world boxing heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, prostrating before President Muhammadu Buhari, has elicited intense condemnation and anger from former Minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode. Fani-Kayode, who has remained an ardent critic of Buhari, since his days as spokesman of the Goodluck Jonathan Presidential Campaign Organisation under the Peoples...... read more


Nigeria missing in 10 most corrupt nations in the world's list

The name of Nigeria is nowhere in the list of 10 most corrupt nations of the world in spite of its bad reputation regarding the phenomenon, with Ghana and Kenya, the only African countries that made the list, sharing number three and number eight positions, respectively.   Transparency International, the nongovernmental organisation...... read more


Buhari to meet with UK-Commonwealth leaders, jets off to London again

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Friday for London to participate in the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday, January 20, 2020. Hosted by the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, the event, according to the organisers, is expected to bring together African leaders, international business chief executives and heads of...... read more


Yoruba bombs Fulani over Amotekun: To hell with your presidency

Pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, on Thursday, took the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) to the cleaners for daring to threaten the Yoruba over the issue of the South West regional security outfit, Amotekun. MACBAN, had on the same day threatened that the South-West could lose the 2023 presidency...... read more


50 years after Biafra: Beware of another war, Buhari warns

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, pointed the way forward for Nigeria to avoid another civil war, 50 years after Biafra, saying one of the tinder boxes capable of igniting another conflagration included “aggressive regionalism.” The President, at the commemoration of this year’s Armed Forces Day, in Abuja, urged Nigerians to always...... read more


Get up and move on, it's not the end, Atiku tells Ihedioha *Says God will intervene in Nigeria

From former Vice President, Atiku Abubaka, it was words of exhortations to sacked Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, on Wednesday over his sudden loss of power through the judgement of the Supreme Court, which handed his office to Hope Uzodinma in a controversial verdict, on Tuesday. Atiku, who was the presidential...... read more


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