• Boko Haram: Kano governor runs to Aso Villa

    Boko Haram: Kano governor runs to Aso Villa

    Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Friday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on emerging security challenges in the state arising from the increased influx of Boko Haram insurgents into Falgore forest in the state.

    Ganduje while reacting to questions from State House correspondents after a closed door meeting with Buhari in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said “I came to brief Mr President on the security situation in Kano especially on the fallout from the North Eastern part of this country in […]

  • Yet again, Buhari, Saraki meet in Aso Villa

    Yet again, Buhari, Saraki meet in Aso Villa

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met for the third time within one week with the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

    They met first last week Friday while the second meeting was on Wednesday after the President met with members of the South East Caucus in the Senate led by the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and Eyinnaya Abaribe.

    The third meeting on Friday was held after the Jumaat prayer in the President’s office.

    Just like Wednesday’s meeting, this Friday’s […]

  • Ondo guber: APC, PDP bicker over Mimiko’s visit to Aso Villa

    Ondo guber: APC, PDP bicker over Mimiko’s visit to Aso Villa

    It was gathered that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are engaged in a war of words on the visit of Ondo State governor, Olusegun Mimiko, to the presidential villa last Friday.

    The visit came as crisis erupted in Akure, the state capital, over the substation of the name of Eyitayo Jegede with that of Jimoh Ibrahim, as the candidate of the ruling PDP for the November 26 governorship election by the Independent National Electoral Commission […]

  • The unspiritual side of Aso Villa – Femi Adesina

    The unspiritual side of Aso Villa – Femi Adesina

    Let me begin with two clarifications. Aso Villa is not my home, I am just passing through. Even this world is nobody’s home, we are just birds of passage. So, let nobody turn up his nose in derision, and say; “he’s writing like the landlord of Aso Villa, defending a place where’s he’s just a tenant.”

    Yes, nobody is landlord in the Villa, not even rational presidents. They can only live there for maximum of eight years, if Nigerians so decide. […]

  • Obasanjo meets Buhari at Aso Villa behind closed doors

    Obasanjo meets Buhari at Aso Villa behind closed doors

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Monday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential Villa, Abuja.

    The meeting held behind closed doors at the office of the president.

    There was no official statement as to what was the outcome of the meeting.

    Similarly, the ex-president wouldn’t say a word to journalists who asked about his mission to the

  • Police halt BBOG march on Aso Villa

    Police halt BBOG march on Aso Villa

    Police yesterday barred the #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) campaigners from entering Aso Villa, Abuja. The group had stormed the presidential villa in the first day of its planned 14-day action to protest the inability of the Federal Government to rescue the over 200 schoolgirls abducted in April 2014 from Chibok, Borno State.

    Former education minister and leader of the group, Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili, engaged a police officer who said he had orders not to allow the group gain access to the Villa.

    She said […]

  • BREAKING!!! Buhari and Wole Soyinka in closed door meeting in Aso Villa

    BREAKING!!! Buhari and Wole Soyinka in closed door meeting in Aso Villa

    President Muhammadu Buhari and renowned Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, are currently in a closed door meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

    The Nobel laureate who arrived the Villa was immediately ushered into the President’s office where a meeting is currently holding.

    However, the purpose of the meeting has not been made public