Buhari Congratulates New Iranian President Photo Credit: Daily Trust President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Iran’s new president Ebrahim Raisi on his victory at the just concluded election. President Buhari, in a statement issued Monday by his media aide, Garba Shehu, said the election of Raisi again reinforced the centrality of the will of the people to the success of democracy anywhere in the world.
"Some People Want Me Dead" - Bawa Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), claims he has received death threats since taking over the anti-graft agency. He said this to back up Garba Shehu, President Muhammadu Buhari's Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, who said that corruption is fighting back in Nigeria.
The ban on micro blogging platform Twitter has entered the third week, since the ban on the platform there have been many controversies among Nigerians about sticking to the ban or violating the restriction by federal government. Although many international communities have criticized the ban, the federal government has however held it stand on the decision for Twitter to remain banned in the country.
Today's Headlines: Buhari To Travel To Ghana On Saturday For ECOWAS Mid-Year Summit, ESN Suspects Will Be Charged For Murder-Imo CP
Buhari Off To Ghana Saturday For ECOWAS Mid-Year Summit. President Muhammadu Buhari will take part in the 59th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government in Accra, Ghana on Saturday, June 19, 2021. A presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, in a statement issued Friday, said President Buhari will leave Abuja Saturday to join other Heads of State of Government of ECOWAS for the mid-year statutory meeting of the regional bloc, with the exception of Mali, which was recently suspended from the group.
The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari participated in the 59th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government in Accra, Ghana. According to Garba Shehu, the President left the country on Saturday to attend the Summit. However, during Buhari's address at the ECOWAS summit in the African country, the President commended Jonathan for his works toward the restoration of stability in Mali.
President Muhammed Buhari has commended the Borno state governor, Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, for spending nights with vulnerable people to tackle insecurity in the country. Muhammed Buhari made this remark during his visit to Borno state on Friday. He said that Zulum has been spending nights with vulnerable people to tackle insecurity.
António Guterres, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, was reappointed for a second term in office on Saturday, according to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) of Nigeria. He also expressed his congratulations to Amina Mohammed, a Nigerian-born Deputy Secretary-General, on her reappointment.
Some People Want Me Dead" - Bawa. Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), claims he has received death threats since taking over the anti-graft agency. He said this to back up Garba Shehu, President Muhammadu Buhari's Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, who said that corruption is fighting back in Nigeria.
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his condolences to the Zambian government following the death of Kenneth Kaunda, who died at the age of 97. He passed away few days ago after a brief illness. President Buhari said Kenneth Kaunda was one of the most influential leaders in Africa and the world because of the love he had for his citizens and his country.
Suspension Of Twitter Has Affected The Ability Of PDP Governors In Spreading Fake News - Garba Shehu
Garba Shehu has claimed that PDP governors are sad over Twitter’s suspension because it has affected them in the spread of fake news. The Federal Government had on June 4 announced the suspension of Twitter by the Minister of information and culture. This suspension comes a few days after an alleged controversial post by President Buhari was deleted by the microblogging platform.
The presidency claims that governors on the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) platform are disappointed by Twitter's suspension in Nigeria because it has hampered the opposition party's capacity to propagate "fake news." The federal government suspended the microblogging platform on June 4, 2021.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his commitment to serve the country is a payback for the love that Nigerians showed to him. The president said this on Thursdays at the palace of Shehu of Borno while on visit, Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman said in a statement.
PDP used Twitter to spread fake news, divide Nigeria- Presidency The Presidency has mocked the People's Democratic Party over the ban of Twitter in the country. According to a statement released by the President's Spokesman, Garba Shehu, he said that the social media platform is been used by the Opposition Party to spread fake news and information that will divide the Unity of the country.
A Nigerian journalist and Television anchor, Reuben Abati has revealed that President Buhari's interview with Arise TV few days ago proved that he knows what is going on in the country and he is in charge. If you could recall that some Nigerians alleged that the president's spokespersons were airing their opinions not that of Buhari.
Presidency Slams PDP Govs Over Communique On PMB The presidency has condemned the communique by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors against President Muhammadu Buhari administration. The Forum had queried loans procured by the federal government and accused the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of failing to pump money into the economy.
Following the ban of Twitter in Nigeria over a few weeks ago, the members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have raised questions and requested the ban to be reversed. However, the spokesman to the President, Garba Shehu, said the opposition party is sad over the situation because it has affected their ability to spread fake lies.
The presidency claims that governors on the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) platform are disappointed by Twitter's suspension in Nigeria because it has hampered the opposition party's capacity to distribute "false news." The federal government suspended the microblogging website on June 4 in response to allegations that it was being used to endanger Nigeria's peaceful coexistence.
Presidency knocks PDP govs over recent communique The Presidency on Wednesday lashed out at state governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party over their positions in a communique they issued at the end of their recent meeting in Uyo. It described the communique as a “spectacular demonstration to the people of Nigeria as to why this party and its representatives should not be entrusted with national leadership any time soon.”
The Presidency on Wednesday slammed state governors who were elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party for their stance in a communique published at the end of their recent meeting in Uyo, which was released on Wednesday. In its communique, the party declared that the communique was a "spectacular example to the people of Nigeria as to why this party and its representatives should not be entrusted with national leadership any time soon."
Today's Headlines: PDP Used Twitter To Spread Fake News, Divide Nigeria–FG, Buhari Arrives Maiduguri
1. PDP used Twitter to spread fake news, divide Nigeria — Presidency. PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Post Nigeria. ‘Daily Post Nigeria’ recently discloses that the presidency has accused an opposition party, 'Peoples Democratic Party' while reacting over the ban of Twitter. Merged Photo of Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu & PDP Logo Used For Illustration: