Lifting 100 million Nigerians out of poverty isn’t by accident. We will deliver on it – President Buhari assures Nigerians

President Buhari has said that his administration’s plan to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty did not come by accident or something they just ”bumped into,” but is a deliberate one that will be pursued with remarkable grit and determination.   Speaking on Tuesday February 23 at a meeting with the Presidential Economic Advisory Council (PEAC), President Buhari agreed with the Council that the country required a poverty reduction strategy that will usher in a “rapid, sustained, sustainable and inclusive economic growth.   According to a statement released by…

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YouTube suspends President Trump’s channel for ‘a minimum’ of one week for violating the site’s policy

YouTube announced on Tuesday it is suspending President Trump’s channel for at least a week.   The video-sharing platform confirmed in a statement that a video uploaded to President Trump’s channel violated the site’s policy against inciting violence and as a result, the platform suspended his ability to share content on YouTube for at least seven days.   “After review, and in light of concerns about the ongoing potential for violence, we removed new content uploaded to Donald J. Trump’s channel for violating our policies. It now has its 1st…

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Nigerians react after man who hailed President Buhari a few days ago calls for his immediate resignation after his brothers were kidnapped in the Katsina school attack

Nigerians on Twitter are currently reacting after a Nigerian man who hailed President Buhari a few days ago and vowed to support him till 2023, turned around, calling for his immediate resignation.   Usman Rabiu with the handle @iam_UsmanRabiu on December 8 tweeted his love for the Buhari administration as he threw jabs at Nigerians who he described as ”Wailers”.     Sadly, on Saturday, December 12, his two brothers were among the students who were kidnapped by bandits that attacked the Government Science Secondary School in Kankara LGA in Katsina state. He disclosed this…

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Sack Service Chiefs now- North-East elders tell President Buhari

The Coalition of North-East Elders for Peace and Development has called on President Buhari to sack his service chiefs.   The Elders made the call in a statement released by its chairman, Engr Zana Goni. They accused the military of deploying soldiers during the #EndSARS protests in parts of the country which left the zone at the mercy of Boko Haram terrorists.   According to the elders, many residents of the zone were killed as a result of the strategic and operational blunders, which they argued was avoidable if greater tact was adopted…

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President Magufuli declares Tanzania free of Coronavirus

President John Magufuli of Tanzania on Monday June 8, declared the East African country “coronavirus-free”.   The President who attributed the claimed success over the worldwide pandemic to prayers and fasting that the people of Tanzania offered to God,  also commended the priest and worshippers for not wearing gloves and masks to protect themselves from the virus.   Magufuli said;   “It gives me joy to be the leader of a country that puts God first, God loves Tanzania. “The works of the devil will always be defeated in Tanzania because Tanzanians love God…

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President Buhari could not address Nigerians on May 29 because he knows his administration is a failure –PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that President Buhari did not address the nation on the May 29 Inauguration day because he must have ”assessed his administration and rightly adjudged it a failure.”   The President marked 5 years in office on May 29. The presidency had in an earlier statement, said the celebration will be quiet due to the COVID19 pandemic.   However, in a statement released today by its spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, the opposition party said President Buhari must have been persuaded that he ”had nothing to tell…

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President Trump terminates US ties with World Health Organization (Video)

President Donald Trump has announced that the US is terminating its ties with the World Health Organization, WHO, and will suspend all funding to the organization.   The US President made the announcement during a press conference at the White House Rose Garden on Friday May 29. He said his decision comes after WHO ”failed to make the requested and greatly needed reforms”. He accused the WHO officials of helping China lie and conceal the seriousness of the ”Wuhan virus”.   He says all funds will now be redirected to other global…

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We are lucky to have President like Buhari – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Buhari, has said that Nigerians are lucky to have a leader like his principal at a time like this.   Adesina stated this via his social media handle while dismissing attempts to pitch him against his boss, the president. According to him, he is a Buharist.   In a post on his Twitter handle, Adesina wrote   “A quote from mischief-makers is making the rounds, ascribed to me. I just dey laugh. I am a Buharist any day, no apologies,…

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No presidential broadcast was planned- Femi Adesina debunks report of President Buhari addressing the nation today

Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, says contrary to earlier reports, there will be no presidential broadcast today May 18.   Sani Aliyu, the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 was on Channels TV on Sunday May 17 where he disclosed that the President will hold a nationwide broadcast today May 18, as the first phase of the ease of the lockdown comes to an end.   However in a tweet shared this afternoon, Adesina said no presidential broadcast was planned for today…

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President Buhari reacts to murder of UNIPORT students; directs police to intensify search for other culprits

President Buhari has reacted to the gruesome murder of three students of the University of Port Harcourt, by a group of kidnappers.   On May 1st, LIB reported that the decomposed body of three UNIPORT undergraduates, Joy Adoki, Nelson Nwafor and Fortune Obimba, who were kidnapped on April 7, 2020, were recovered in a shallow grave following the arrest of the suspects, Friday Akpan.   Akpan had told the police that the students were kidnapped on the order of one Bright who accused the victims of betraying him after money was paid into the account…

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“They will do anything for Ventilators” – Donald Trump confirms speaking with President Buhari and promising Nigeria 200 ventilators (video)

US President, Donald Trump, has confirmed his government will be gifting Nigeria 200 ventilators as the nation battles the Coronavirus pandemic.   Recall President Buhari had a telephone chat with the US President who promised to give Nigeria ventilators.   President Trump had a press conference where he confirmed his government will be giving Nigeria 200 or more ventilators. According to him, we will do anything for ventilators. ”I spoke today to Nigeria. They will do anything for ventillators. We are going to send at least two hundren ventillators to Nigeria, probably more than…

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2020 Budget: Senate approves President Buhari’s request to raise fresh N850bn loan

President Buhari has asked the Senate to approve his request to secure a fresh loan of N850 billion to fund some projects in the 2020 budget.   The request was made in a letter read by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on the floor of the upper chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja today April 28.   According to the letter, President Buhari seeks to raise the loan from the domestic capital market to ensure adequate funds to finance projects in the budget.   The lawmakers unanimously approved the loan…

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President Buhari extends lockdown in Abuja, FCT and Ogun by one week. To end May 4th

President Buhari has extended the lockdown in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun state by one week.   In his broadcast this evening, the President said the lockdown will be phased off gradually beginning from May 4th.   He recognised the economic impact of the lockdown and said no economy can afford a continued lockdown as they await a cure or vaccine for the viral disease. He also approved a total lockdown in Kano for two weeks.   In his words ”Fellow Nigerians, for the past four weeks, most parts of our…

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President Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari is Dead

The Chief of Staff to the president, Abba Kyari has died. He died on Friday April 17, more than two weeks after he tested positive to Coronavirus.   Announcing Kyari’s death on Twitter, Presidency spokesman Garba Shehu, wrote; ”The Presidency regrets to announce the passage of the Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari. “The deceased had tested positive to the ravaging COVID-19, and had been receiving treatment. But he died on Friday, April 17, 2020.” ”May God accept his soul. Funeral arrangements will be announced shortly.”  …

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Coronavirus: President Buhari approves use of Stadia, NYSC orientation camps as Isolation centers

President Buhari has reportedly approved the use of four stadia as well as all NYSC orientation camps in the country, as isolation centres in the fight against coronavirus pandemic. Minister of Youth and Sport, Sunday Dare made this known via social media page this afternoon.   He wrote;   Mr. President has approved for the Ministry of Youth and Sports to open and make available the stadiums in Surulere Lagos, Ibadan, Abuja and Kaduna as well as our NYSC camps nationwide for use as isolation centers as they are needed.…

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PDP slams President Buhari for not visiting victims of Abule Ado explosion

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as ’embarrasing’ President Buhari’s attitude to the Abule-Ado explosion in Lagos State.   In a statement released by its spokesperson Kola Ologbondiyan on Tuesday morning, the PDP condemned President Buhari for not going to Lagos to sympathise with the victims of the incident.   The party said it is ”strange that a leader could remain distant and not deem it fit to personally identify with the victims through a visit, but prefer to wait in the comfort of Aso Presidential Villa to be…

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We do not want to be slapped – Kate Henshaw calls out AGN President, Emeka Rollas after Senator Abbo is made a patron

Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw has also called out the President of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) Emeka Rollas over the enlistment of Senator Elisha Abbo as a patron of the association.   In her tweet, the veteran actress stated that the Adamawa lawmaker who was spotted in a video months ago assaulting a nursing mother in a sex toy shop’, is not worthy to be a patron of AGN.   Kate Henshaw added that there are women in the guild and they don’t want to be slapped. She tweeted;  …

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#Xenophobia: If you do nothing to end it, your family will ruin in the name of Jesus” Nigerian lady tells President Buhari, VP Yemi Osinbajo (video)

An angry Nigerian lady has called on President Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to take drastic action to stop the recurring Xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa.   In a video she posted online, the lady prayed against President Buhari and Vice President Osinbajo if they fail to stop the attacks on Nigerians. In her words I just a video right now of South Africans burning buildings in which Nigerians are in. They are buring buildings and burning people. Nigerians are in South Africa. Buhari, you and your…

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POPULAR DANCEHALL ACT DANJAY SEDUCTION, OPENS UP SAYS ‘I CAN BE THE PRESIDENT OF NIGERIA ’.

Popular Dancehall art Danjay Seduction recently revealed in a chit chat with Smash9ja TV in which he stated that if given the chance he would become the president of Nigeria and would perform more than any of Nigeria’s previous leaders, read below for full conversation: What’s you name? My names are Danjuma Aigbogun . What’s your stage name? I go by the code name Danjay Seduction. Aka the BadMan. What inspired your passion for music and who has been there supporting you from the beginning? I have been doing music…

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2019: PMAN NATIONAL VICE PRESIDENT J.F.O; PICKS SDP NOMINATION FORM.

PRESS RELEASE ABUJA- Following months of intensive consultations with the grassroot & stakeholders in the development of Ankpa, Olamaboro & Omala local government of Kogi state, the Vice President of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria & Northern Nigerian Entertainment ambassador Baba Ojonugwa popularly called J.F.O has obtained his Expression of Interest and Nomination Forms to contest & represent the people of Ankpa, Olamaboro,Omala federal constituency at the House of Representatives on the platform of the Social Democratic Party (PDP). The youthful looking leader of the Nigerian creative industry who…

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CAPP President, Haj Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu Releases New Audio Jingles and Visuals for President Muhammadu Buhari 2019 Campaign

\ Haj Ramatu @haj_Ramatu who has been there from ANPP, CPC to APC has never failed to declare her continuous support for the Buhari led administration. The move from party to party, only goes further to show her commitment to her believe in the man, Buhari and his leadership. As a woman leader, mother and patriotic Nigerian, whose first duty is to her country, she urges all Nigerians to come together in support of this great man and trust him one more time to be the Charismatic and effective leader…

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Michelle Obama explains why she’s not running for President

Michelle won a lot of hearts in America and all over the world with the way she carried herself as First Lady of the United States and a lot of people have wondered if she intends to run for President someday. The former First Lady has said she has no intention of becoming president, then gave her reason for that. Speaking at the 39th annual Simmons Leadership Conference, Mrs Obama said: “I don’t wanna be president, I don’t think i should be president.” She added: “I think I can do a lot of things but…

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