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IPOB blasts South East governors, Ohanaeze, Igbo politicians

Smarting from the seeming silence of prominent Igbo leaders on the plight of pro Biafra groups in the hands of the federal government, the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), on Saturday, came hard on Ohanaeze Ndigbo, South East governors, traditional rulers and politicians.
Tony Ojukwu, the Executive Secretary of the National Human Right Commission (NHRC)

NHRC lauds acting DSS chief over pledge to review unlawful detentions

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has lauded by the Acting Director-General, State Security Service (SSS, also called DSS), Matthew Seiyefa, for pledging to review all cases of alleged unlawful detentions and human rights abuses.

Axed DSS chief Daura betrayed President Buhari to Senator Saraki – ex-aide

Abdulwahab Abdulrahman, a former assistant to the sacked director general of Department of State Services (DSS), Lawal Daura, has accused his former boss of extensive corruption and portrayed him as a man who serially betrayed his boss, President Muhammadu Buhari, for money.

2019: Senator Ali-Modu Sheriff appointed leader of Buhari Support Committee

The Presidency through the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation has formally announced a former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, as the Director General of the Buhari 2019 Presidential Support Committee.

APC chairmanship: John Oyegun may quit at end of tenure

There are strong indications that the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, may not offer himself for re-election in the forthcoming national convention next month.

2019: President Buhari meets 13 APC governors in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari, has on Friday, met with 13 governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Daura, his country home, Katsina State.

Asiwaju Tinubu condoles with President Buhari over loss of sister-in-law, niece

A national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari on the death of two of his relations, Halima Dauda and Aisha Mamman.

Governor Ganduje condole President Buhari over death of his niece, visits Daura

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has condoled President Muhammadu Buhari over the death of his niece Hajiya Halima Dauda who passed away aged, 56.

Governor Masari condoles President Buhari over death of family members

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Sunday described the death of two family members of President Muhammadu Buhari, Hajiya Aisha Mamman and Hajiya Halima Dauda, as “shocking and tragic’’.

Governor Abubakar condoles President Buhari over death of his sister-in-law

Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has paid a condolence visit to the families of President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura over the demise of his sister in-law, Hajiya Aisha Mamman.

President Buhari loses two family members in quick succession – Presidency

The Presidency on Saturday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s extended family was bereaved with the deaths of two members in quick succession.

I am satisfied with President Buhari

It was always predictable that, given his notoriety on that score, it was a matter of time for former President Olusegun Obasanjo to resume his pastime of undermining his military and civilian successors, by making President Muhammadu Buhari his latest victim.

Awaiting the names of recipients of national honours

The process for the award of National Honours has begun. Hopefully the recipients will be known before April. It will be the first time President Muhammadu Buhari will bestow such honours on deserving Nigerians. Already candidates have been shortlisted. And I understand that further request has been sent to the President for final approval.

Former SGF Gidado Idris buried in Abuja

Former Secretary to the Government of Federation (SGF), Gidado Idris, who died on Friday night in Abuja, was buried at Gudu Cemetery in FCT on Saturday amid tears and prayers from families and the Muslim community.

I still vouch for President Buhari

I know General Buhari pretty well. Apart from family long standing relationship (from the sixties) between him, Mamman Daura and my late father, I was a member of his initial 2002/2003 team.

Rented crowd welcomed Buhari from London – Junaid

A Second Republic lawmaker, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, has claimed he knew how the crowd that welcome President Muhammadu Buhari on his return from medical vacation in London were hired.

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President Buhari: Imbibing new tax culture will boost Nigeria’s economy

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday in Abuja, said the Federal Government will continue to sensitize and encourage Nigerians to cultivate the culture of paying taxes by ensuring fair implementation policy and effective utilisation of resources.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

EFCC arrests six Yahoo boys, recovers cars

The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Office have arrested six `Yahoo’ boys and recovered five different models of exotic cars, laptops.

NUP directs pensioners to withdraw from verification exercise in Oyo

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners in Oyo State has directed its members to withdraw from the ongoing verification exercise in the state over the harsh environment under which the initiative was being carried out.
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All-Share Index drops marginally by 0.01% in cautious trading

Trading resumed on the nation’s bourse on Tuesday still on a negative trend, declining marginally by 0.01 per cent in a cautious trading.

Lagos taskforce suspends paramilitary officer for corruption

Lagos State Task Force on Tuesday said it has suspended a paramilitary officer of the Agency, by name Mr Ikuburuju Alex popularly called ‘Iku,’ for extorting money from an arrested traffic offender in Ikorodu, following complaints against the officer on the social media and subsequent investigation of the accused staff.