Corruption Leaks: Pressure Mounts On Buhari To Probe Bagudu, Obi, Others There is increased pressure on President Muhammadu Buhari to probe one of his key allies, Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu; a PDP chieftain and former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi and all Nigerians fingered in the Pandora Papers, the latest leaks of financial documents in the world.
According to investigation by International Consortium of Investigative Journalism(ICIJ), many world leaders including some powerful Nigerian personalities have been alleged of using offshore tax havens to hide assets. The leaked information of almost 12 million documents and files was published on Pandora papers in a bid to reveal the secret businesses of world leaders.
President Muhammadu Buhari. Credit: Thisday. According to a publication by the Tribune newspaper, some Northern Governors who are key allies of President Muhammadu Buhari visited some leaders of the Southwest region of the country to pacify them over the growing disaffection towards the president’s administration from the region.
The All Progressives Congress has started preparations ahead of the 2023 general election. The ruling party has also started brainstorming on how its 2023 presidential candidate will emerge. Some key figures of APC have proposed that the 2023 presidential candidate of the APC should be a Christian. This has not gone down well with some political associates of former Lagos State Governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu who believe that such a proposal will put Tinubu off the 2023 permutation.
Femi Fani-Kayode has endorsed the recent statement made by Kebbi state governor, Gov. Atiku Bagudu. In his tweet, he said that the governor has called bandits 'terrorists' and has advocated that the federal government of Nigeria should declare them so. FFK supported Gov. Atiku's statement by saying that 'he is right'.
President Buhari receives Gov Kayode Fayemi and Gov Atiku Bagudu in State House Oct 7, 2021 (Photos)
President Buhari receives Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State and DG Nigerian Governor's Forum Asishana Okauru in State House on 7th Oct 2021 President Buhari receives Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State and DG Nigerian Governor's Forum Asishana Okauru in State House on 7th Oct 2021
In the news that we gathered today, the governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu, reacted to how people are viewing the Fulani people in Nigeria. Let's recall that many people blame the Fulanis for many of the attacks, killings, and kidnappings that are happening in Nigeria, which is one of the things that made the popular Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho, issued an eviction notice on them in the Igangan area of Oyo state some months ago.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan once said, "if we come together and fight corruption with the same spirit and oneness we fought Ebola Nigeria will be the greatest country". This is true about Nigeria. Ten (10) Nigerians were fingered in the papers which names and dealings are being released simultaneously by Premium Times.
According to a report from Sahara Reporters, the able governor of Kebbi State, Sir Atiku Bagudu has come out to claim that Fulani herdsmen are the biggest victims of insecurity in the country and upon that, nobody wants to listen to them or hear their side of the story when making certain judgments.
2 Set Of Criminals Gov Bagudu Said Are Making Life Unbearable For The Fulani Herders We Need To Know
Photo Credit: Google The Fulani people have for many years faced different accusations across many parts of Africa. Very often, they are wrongly accused of being kidnappers because they stay mainly in the forests. Although the Fulani's have continued to face different wrong accusations, they have however refused to give up as they continue to live in peace with members of the public.
On 11th September, 2021 the governor of Kebbi State, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku Bagudu along with the governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello pay a condolence visit to family of Late Emir of Kontagora to commiserate with the family over the death of Late Emir of Kontagora, Alhaji Saidu Namaska at Kontagora Emirate Palace in Kontagora, Niger State, Nigeria.
As 2023 draws much closer, a new indication has shown that the minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, SAN, may emerge as the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressive Congress in Kebbi State. This is becoming clearer as the leadership of the party has started drumming support for the minister.
Gov Atiku Bagudu Is Right To Say That Bandits Should Be Declared As Terrorists, They've Killed A Lot - FFK
Former Nigerian minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has just commented on the issue of armed banditry in the North West. The PDP chieftain while commenting on governor Atiku's opinion that bandits should be declared as terrorists, added that a lot of people have been killed in the North West than any other zone yet it is not reported by the media.
It was recently reported that the Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu declared killer bandits terrorists, asking the federal government to also declare them as terrorists. This decision that was taken by the Kebbi State has caused several Nigerians to react differently. Most Nigerians appreciated the Kebbi State governor for taking such a bold step.
Today’s Headlines: Fulani are major victims of kidnapping-Gov Bagudu, Allegri angry over Ronaldo’s return to Man Utd
Bagudu: Fulani are major victims of kidnapping — we don’t hear their stories Photo Credit :The Cable Atiku Bagudu, governor of Kebbi, says Fulani indigenes are the major victims of kidnapping and cattle rustling in the country. Speaking during an interview with Channels Television on Thursday, Bagudu said people don’t usually hear about the experiences of the Fulani who are abducted, or have their cattle stolen.
After the Pandora Papers revealed the names of those inmate Nigerians that were being featured in the list, there is an increased pressure on President Muhammadu Buhari to probe one of his key allies, Atiku Bagudu, the Governor of Kebbi State, alongside with a PDP Chieftain and a former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, and all other Nigerians that were mentioned in the document that leaked the latest financial illegalities in the world.
Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu, has said the Fulanis are the major victims of Kidnapping and cattle rustling in the country. Governor Atiku Bagudu The Governor while a guest on a program by Channels Television said people don’t usually hear about the experiences of the Fulani who are abducted, or have their cattle stolen.
Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has said that Fulani indigenes are also victims of kidnapping and attacks from bandit terrorists in the North. People don't frequently hear about the Fulani who are kidnapped or have their cattle stolen, according to Bagudu. Photo credit: Saharareporters Fulani herders have been accused of being involved in attacks that result in abductions in recent years, a phenomenon that has sparked ethnic tensions, but the Fulani have consistently denied masterminding such operations.
The Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu has maintained that Nigeria is united despite the worsening insecurity in the country. The country is currently faced with security challenges, including killings and kidnapping. The Kebbi State governor said those behind this evil do not mean well for the country.
Another protest begins in Ondo Some angry youths have blocked roads in Ondo State to show their heartfelt over the bad roads in the State. According to the report, the youths blocked the road linking Idanre town to Akure to protest against the bad condition of the road.