Former Chief of Army Staff, and Nigeria Ambassador to the Republic of Benin, Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has always been loyal to President Buhari and Nigeria. The retired Army Lieutenant General is one of the prominent Nigerians who will always stand up against any person or organization that seeks to disintegrate Nigeria.
Why Tukur Buratai's Meeting With Benin Republic President Might Be A Sign Sunday Igboho May Be Extradited
It appears that we are likely to see a new dimension as it concerns the arrest of Sunday Igboho in Cotonou and the serious moves by the Nigerian government to have him extradited to Nigeria. Today, the Nigerian Ambassador to Benin Republic, former Chief of Army Staff, General Tukur Buratai met with the President of Benin Republic.
A Yoruba activist called Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho may be unlucky to be deported back to Nigeria by Benin Republic according to new indications that have emerged. Image credit: CMAtrend Igboho has been facing trial in that country after he was arrested as he was plotting to fly to Germany.
During the tenure of former Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff, Mr Tukur Buratai has contributed immensely to the fight against the dreaded Boko Haram terrorists. This is as a result of his efforts, tactics and strategies adopted by the troops. These tactics include the creation of military camps in areas considered as extremely hostile territories.
The Ebonyi State Government has held a State dinner in honour of the former Chief of Army Staff and Nigeria Ambassador to the Republic of Benin, Tukur Buratai. Photo Credit: Ebonyi Blog The dinner was held at the Banquet Hall of the Governor's Lodge, Ocho Udo centenary city, Abakiliki on Sunday.
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has expressed confidence that Nigeria will remain a united country despite its challenges. In apparent reference to agitations for the country's breakup by the Nnamdi Kanu led Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Igboho, the Governor insisted that “Nigeria has come to stay”.
The man identified as Tukur Buratai is Nigeria's Ambassador to Benin Republic. He was nominated by President Muhammadu Buhari in June 2021 and was eventually appointed as Nigeria’s envoy to Benin Republic by the Senate after serving as the Chief of Army Staff from 2015 to January 2021.Photo Credit: Google.
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FIRS, not states should collect VAT —Umahi (Photo Credit : Punch Newspapers) Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi says the state is not in support of Rivers, Lagos and other states in their moves to collect Value Added Tax. Umahi stated this at a dinner organised in honour of a former Chief of Army Staff and Nigerian Ambassador to the Republic of Benin, Amb.
According to the Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, he said the state is not in support of Rivers, Lagos and other states in their moves to collect Value Added Tax. The governor said this on Monday during a dinner organised in honour of the Nigerian Ambassador to the Republic of Benin, Amb.
It's no longer a news that Nigeria’s Ambassador to Benin Republic, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai (retd. ), met with the President of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon on Tuesday. During the visit, it was reported that Buratai alongside other ambassadors from Germany, Ghana, Gabon and Norway also presented their letter of credence to the President of the French-speaking West Africa country, Talon.Photo Credit: Google.
It has recently been reported that Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai (retd.) has presented a letter of credence to the President of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon. This effectively makes him an ambassador of Nigeria to the French-speaking country, after he was appointed as an envoy in June this year.
Amidst the legal battle between the government of Benin Republic and Sunday Igboho, the Nigerian ambassador to Benin Republic, Tukur Buratai, has made an official visit to the president of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon. The former Chief Of Army Staff made the official visit to present the letter of credence as the Nigerian ambassador to Benin Republic.
Sunday Igboho has recently found himself faced with fresh charges in Benin Republic bordering on illegal migration, dubious connivance with immigration officers and attempting to cause civil unrest. But it seems he may now have even more on his plate regarding his extradition, following the visit of Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai (retd.)
There are several pictures of the President of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon and Nigeria's former Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai flooding the social media space, and there have been insinuations amongst Nigerians that the purpose of their meeting was centred on Sunday Igboho. But contrary to what people are saying, the two big personalities met at the Beninese Government house earlier today for the official receiving and acknowledgement of the credence letter of Tukur Buratai as Nigeria's ambassador to Benin Republic.
Femi Falana, a renowned Human Rights Lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, has accused Nigeria's Ambassador to Republic of Benin, Tukur Buratai, of wanting Yoruba Nation convener, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday lgboho, thrown into a waiting aircraft without any trial.
Amidst the arrest of popular Yoruba agitator Sunday Igboho earlier this month,Nigeria's Ambassador To The Benin Republic, Lieutenant. General Tukur Buratai (retired) met with the president of Benin Republic Patrice Talon to present a letter of credence. The Spokesperson of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Lagos chapter, Joe Igbokwe, shared a post which includes pictures of the meeting.
Nigeria's Ambassador to Benin Republic, Tukur Buratai, has met with the President of the French-speaking West African nation, Patrice Talon. Buratai met with the Beninese President on Tuesday during the authorized presentation of his letter of credence. Furthermore, the Ambassador of Germany to Benin Republic, Michael Derus; as well as those of Ghana, Gabon, and Norway also submitted their letters of credence to Talon.
Nigeria's former Chief of Army Staff who is now the ambassador of Nigeria to the Republic of Benin has met the President of the Republic of Benin Patrice Talon to present his letter of Credence. According to Vanguard News "The former Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai met with the Beninese President for the official presentation of his letter of Credence.
Nigerians are wondering why the federal government is seriously pushing for the extradition of Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho who was arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic by security agents. Since then, the Nigerian government through its Ambassador to Benin Republic, Tukur Buratai, has been making serious efforts to convince the government to extradite Igboho so that he would come back and face the main trial here in Nigeria.
The former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai (retd.) met with the President of Benin, Patrice Talon, Tuesday and many are speculating that the purpose of that meeting was to lobby for the extradition of Sunday Igboho to Nigeria but that may be incorrect