Killing Of Over 30 People In Sokoto: Why Buhari Shouldn't Let Perpetrators Of This Act Go Unpunished
The news of the killing of over 30 people in Goronyo in Sokoto State by bandits have led to various reactions as many Nigerians have reacted to the incident. Nevertheless, President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a tough warning to bandits. He said that the bandits involved in the killing of over 30 persons in Sokoto will no longer have a hiding place and they will face destruction soon.
It is interesting to state that one of the most celebrated Nigerian environmental activists, late Ken Saro-Wiwa had a son who became a special adviser to 3 Nigerian Presidents while he was alive. Like his father, he was equally committed to the cause of the Ogoni people.
Ahead of the 2023 presidential election in Nigeria, different zones are agitating to produce the successor of President Muhammadu Buhari and take over the baton of leadership of the country. Photo credit: Vanguard The northern region that is ruling the country wants to retain power beyond 2023.
Nigerian human right activist and businessman whose name is Reno Omokri has revealed the difference he noticed in the trousers President Muhammadu Buhari wore in 2015 and the one he wore few weeks ago that caused a stir on social media. With no iota of doubt, Reno Omokri does not support President Muhammadu Buhari and he always makes controversial comments about him on social media.
His Execellency, The Executive President Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria, Muhammadu has Buhari receives Security Briefing from Service Chiefs at the State House in Abuja. This report was posted on facebook by his special adviser on media and publicity, Mr Femi Adesina who disclosed the strategic ways of battling with Insecurity in Nigeria.
Buhari approves gratuity for 102 ex-Biafran Soldiers PHOTO CREDIT: P.M. News Nigeria Major General Bashir Magashi, the Minister of Defence has said that 102 former Biafran soldiers have been listed for payment of gratuity and other emoluments by the Military Pensions Board. The minister said those listed have also been granted pardon by President Muhammadu Buhari.revealed this on Friday at the ministerial briefing to inaugurate the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration in Abuja.
The next Nigerian Presidential Election will commence in 2023 as some prominent politicians and personalities have either directly or indirectly disclosed interest and ambitions to become the president of Nigeria. Actually, The debate on who takes over the mantle of leadership from President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 intesifies by the day.
The former speaker of the house of representatives, Ghali Umar Na'Abba, has revealed why most northerners are against zoning. He stated that it's because they see President Muhammadu Buhari's tenure in office as waste of opportunity. The former lawmaker made this disclosure when he appeared as a guest on Daily Politics, a programme on Daily Trust television.
The National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, has announced the killing of the newly appointed ISWAP leader, Malam Bako. Monguno revealed this to journalists on Thursday, October 21, 2021, shortly after the National Security Council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at Aso Rock
Truly, the people of Ogoni community has been favoured by President Muhammadu Buhari's administration. This is evident on how the president has laid a foundation of reconciliation with the people of the community and how he has drawn closer attention to the needs of the community. One Notable Thing They Did In The Past
Former Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has listed two qualities Nigeria's leader must possess ahead of the 2023 presidential election. Atiku, who is rumoured to be interested in succeeding President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 listed the qualities at the 70th birthday lecture of PDP Chieftain, Chief Raymond Dokpesi.
The Senior Special Assistant to the on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, Sunday night reacted to the bashing of the Muhammadu Buhari administration by a London Magazine, ‘The Economist’. The magazine in a piece titled: ‘The crime scene at the heart of Africa’, berated the administration over its anti-corruption fight.
2023: Tinubu's Presidential Ambition Gathers Momentum as Kano Govt Reveals Its Position For APC Leaders
Following the rumoured presidential ambition of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the speaker of the Kano state House of Assembly, Hamisu Chidari, has made a bold statement. The News report that the lawmaker said the APC in Kano state would support Tinubu if he decides to run for president in 2023.
(Photo Credit: istock) The Nigerian Air Force has officially, denied the allegation, that it paid the sum of N20 million to bandits, to prevent them from shooting down the official plane of President Muhammadu Buhari. The allegation was brought forward by Wall Street Journal, the report stated that an official of the Nigerian Air Force, paid the sum to bandits, who operate at Rugu forest in Katsina State.
GoldenNewsNg focused on the fact that the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has made plans to toss his cap into the 2023 presidential ring after he was purportedly ignored by his political mentor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. It has emerged that Tinubu, the national head of the APC, purportedly scorned the Vice President during his medical vacation in London by declining to see him.
It is no longer news that President Muhammadu Buhari received the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Abuja. The Turkish President was accompanied by his wife, the First Lady, Emine Erdogan. This was the second visit of President Erdogan to Nigeria since President Muhammadu Buhari assumed office as Nigeria's President.
Islamic Cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has advised the federal government against accepting the demand to declare bandits as a terrorist group. Calls to do so have been made by different Nigerians. To underscore how serious the demand is, Speakers of the 36 States in Nigeria demanded that the President Muhammadu Buhari led federal government should declare the bandits as terrorists.
There is no doubt that many Nigerians are looking of to the Military for any hope of ending the rising insecurity in the country. With this, the report of an alleged payment of N20 million to bandits by the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), may have come to many people as a rude shock.
On Friday, Governor of Borno State Prof.Babagana Zulum met with President Muhammadu Buhari. Following a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House in Abuja, Zulum declared that all IDP camps in Maiduguri will be closed by December 31. He said that the decision to close the camps in Maiduguri was influenced by the state's recent improvement in security.The government, he claims, has decided to close the camps in order to allow the displaced people to return to their ancestral homes.
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has assured Nigerians that his administration will not attempt to hide the findings of the Judicial Panel of Enquiry and Restitution, but will make the contents of the report available to the public. The governor gave this assurance while addressing newsmen in Lagos on Thursday, October 21, 2021.