• Buhari’s economic policies not yielding results – Bakare

    Buhari’s economic policies not yielding results – Bakare

    Senior Pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to change his economic policies, which he said have failed to yield the desired results in the past 18 months of his administration.

    He, however, acknowledged that the present government inherited an economy in dire straits due to revenue unaccounted for, in the preceding oil boom era, with reported massive looting through oil subsidies and diverted defence budgets.

    Bakare, who was a guest lecturer at the 14th […]

  • Bakare urges Nigerians to be patient with Buhari, says ‘no gain without pain’

    Bakare urges Nigerians to be patient with Buhari, says ‘no gain without pain’

    The General Overseer of the Later Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, on Friday told Nigerians to be patient with the current administration of President muhammadu Buhari, stressing that there is ‘no pain without gain’.

    Pastor Bakare made the statement after a meeting with the President that lasted for about an hour.

    He entered the Presidential Villa at about 2:45pm local time and went straight to the President’s office for the meeting said to be private.

    Addressing reporters, Pastor Bakare said that he was […]

  • Dogara, Bakare meets President Buhari in Aso Rock

    Dogara, Bakare meets President Buhari in Aso Rock

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed-doors with the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and the General Overseer of Later Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

    The meeting with Dogara which took place at the President’s office in the State House lasted about one hour.

    The Speaker was accompanied to the Villa by some lawmakers from the National Assembly including Senator Suleiman Nazif (Bauchi).

    Friday’s meeting between the President and Dogara was the second in […]

  • CBN governor, Emefiele should be sacked over arms fund scandal, says Bakare

    CBN governor, Emefiele should be sacked over arms fund scandal, says Bakare

    Newsmen gathered that the Serving Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sack the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, and probe him.

    Bakare, who was Buhari’s running mate in the 2011 presidential election, said this while delivering his State of the Nation address, titled, ‘Roadmap to successful change,’ in his church in Lagos on Sunday.

    The cleric said it would be unfair and improper to prosecute the immediate past […]