• End Fulani herdsmen attacks now – Ekweremadu tells Buhari

    End Fulani herdsmen attacks now – Ekweremadu tells Buhari

    Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to put an end to the endless attacks by suspected Fulani herdsmen in many parts of the country.

    Ekweremadu’s advice is coming on the heels of another dawn attack by suspected herdsmen on Attakwu, Akagbe Ugwu community, Enugu State.

    Exactly four months after the Nimbo community in the Uzo-uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State was invaded by rampaging Fulani herdsmen who massacred innocent villagers on April 25, […]

  • Sheriff behind Boko Haram, prosecute him now – Borno Attorney General tells Buhari

    Sheriff behind Boko Haram, prosecute him now – Borno Attorney General tells Buhari

    Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice, Borno State, Hon Kaka Shehu Lawan on Tuesday accused former governor of the state, Alhaji Ali Modu Sherif of being the mastermind of Boko Haram.

    He, therefore, called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to arresst and prosecute the factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

    It was gathered that Lawal spoke at one of the sessions at the ongoing annual conference of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, in Port Harcourt.

    He said arrest of Sheriff over […]

  • Poverty rising, your economic team is weak – Pastor Femi Emmanuel tells Buhari

    Poverty rising, your economic team is weak – Pastor Femi Emmanuel tells Buhari

    Pastor Femi Emmanuel, the Presiding Pastor of Livingspring Chapel International, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to focus its attention on the economy.

    The cleric said this in an interview with Newsmen on Wednesday while giving his view on the state of the nation.

    He said: “My assessment of the economy is that it is in excruciatingly painful; it ought to be better. The government should rise up and put smiles on faces of the people. We need a strong economic team […]

  • Stop deceiving Nigerians, you have no economic policy – Junaid Mohammed tells Buhari

    Stop deceiving Nigerians, you have no economic policy – Junaid Mohammed tells Buhari

    Second Republic lawmaker, Dr. Junaid Mohammed has faulted the comment credited to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, that Nigeria’s economy under President Muhammadu Buhari is on the right track.

    Speaking yesterday, Junaid said both the President and his Minister should stop deceiving Nigerians, stressing that the current administration has no economic policy.

    “As far as I am concerned, President Buhari and Lai Mohammed are paying lip service to the economy by telling Nigerians they have a policy. Today, I […]

  • My father’s leg amputated owing to ill treatment by troops – Tompolo tells Buhari

    My father’s leg amputated owing to ill treatment by troops – Tompolo tells Buhari

    Former Niger Delta militant, Government Ekpemupolo, popularly known as Tompolo, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari, the All Progressives Congress and the military of being behind the amputation of the leg of his father, Chief Thompson Ekpemupolo.

    Tompolo, in a letter to Buhari, said his father’s leg had to be amputated following an encounter he had with soldiers who invaded Kurutie, Warri South West Local Government Area in May 2016.

    He said this was unfortunate because President Buhari was acting from a position […]

  • Economy needs urgent fix, Nigerians are hungry – Urhobo group tells Buhari

    Economy needs urgent fix, Nigerians are hungry – Urhobo group tells Buhari

    A Niger Delta group, Urhobo Monitoring and Development Group, on Saturday called on President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to fix the country’s ailing economy from sliding into total collapse.

    Prince Kingsley Oberuruaria, National President of UMDG, told journalists that Nigerians are hungry noting that the economy needs proactive measure to prevent it sliding into eminent ‘recession.’

    Oberuruaria stressed that there was nothing wrong for a government to wedge war against corruption but the same attention should also be accorded to the nation’s dying […]

  • Fix Nigeria’s economic crisis, PDP tells Buhari

    Fix Nigeria’s economic crisis, PDP tells Buhari

    The Peoples Democratic Party has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to evolve a means of arresting the slide in the country’s economy, adding that the generality of Nigerians are suffering.

    Reiterating its position on the need to restructure the country, the party said restructuring remained the only solution to the country’s challenges.

    This was contained in a communiqué issued at the end of a meeting held on Tuesday in Akure by the leaders of the PDP in the South-West.

    In the communiqué signed […]