BREAKING: Twitter CEO celebrates with Nigeria, tweets National flag

Chief Executive Officer of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, on Saturday, tweeted the green-white-green Nigerian flag as the West African country marked its 2021 Democracy Day. Dorsey’s tweet, which was posted hours to the ongoing nationwide protests in Nigeria, has since attracted thousands of retweets. Many tweeps including known faces such as @HenshawKate...... read more


Restructuring: My hands are tied, I won't break the law, go through NASS - Buhari

Agitators for restructuring of Nigeria were on Saturday advised by President Muhammadu Buhari to push their demand through the National Assembly, as there was no other way to achieving the quest without going through them. Buhari, who said much as he was on all fours with some of the key issues...... read more


Buhari: I've broken an African record, I'm on to making world impact

It was a day of chest-beating for President Muhammadu Buhari, as he used the occasion of Nigeria’s Democracy Day, to remind the world about how he was the first in Africa to initiate a programme where a whopping 32.6million poor people are being pulled out of their prostrate position. Buhari, who...... read more


My post-2023 wish: How I want Nigerians to remember me – Buhari

A secure and prosperous Nigeria is what I intend to hand over to whoever succeeds me, President Muhammadu Buhari vowed on Saturday, as he weighed in on the situation in the country, for the second time in two days during rare media outing. Buhari, spoke to Nigeria’s national television network, the...... read more


BREAKING: Buhari speaks on insecurity, economy, others on Democracy Day *Read full President's broadcast

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared his readiness to deal with insecurity bedevilling Nigeria. Buhari who spoke during his Democracy Day broadcast on Saturday also said he was ready to lay down his life for Nigeria. Read his full speech below SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF...... read more


Witness a new Buhari! Grants two TV interviews in two days, adds national broadcast

With another interview to be granted to the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), less than 24 hours after that of Arise Television and a National Broadcast to boot, President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be shifting away from his much-criticised attitude of speaking to Nigerians through his aides. The interview on Arise TV,...... read more


Obi hosts six high-ranking members of the USA Embassy *Speaks on S’East killings

For the umpteenth time, former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi stressed the need for leadership as the panacea to the myriad of crisis in Nigeria, which has degenerated into massive insecurity in virtually all parts of the country. Obi, Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the...... read more


Lawan: This is the worst state Nigeria can get, solution on the way

Hope is the magic word for Senate President Ahmad Lawan, as he weighed in on the current crisis in Nigeria, on the second anniversary of his tenure as the Chairman of the ninth National Assembly. Lawan, specifically spoke on the suspension of micro blogging and social network platform Twitter by the...... read more


BREAKING: Buhari in official visit to Lagos six years after, commissions Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge

President Muhammadu Buhari has just flagged off Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line. Buhari performed the ceremony on a state visit to Lagos, six years after. Details coming...... read more


Obasanjo: Quest for different nationality idiotic, but one Nigeria mustn’t be at all cost

The one Nigeria we fought for is not domination, impunity and injustice from one part of the country against the other, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, a veteran of the three-year Nigerian civil war, has said. Obasanjo, who not only played strategic roles in the war, but in fact received the surrender...... read more


BREAKING: Twitter capitulates, begs FG for truce *Abuja talks tough, sets out new rules

The Federal Government may have won the first stage of the war with micro-blogging and social network giant, Twitter as the US-based firm is said to be begging for dialogue to end the week-old imbroglio, which has led to the suspension of its operations in Nigeria. Lai Muhammed, spokesman of the...... read more


How to cut off head of the monster terrorising Nigeria – Obi

The only way Nigeria could finally defeat the monster of insecurity currently running riot across Nigeria, is to provide jobs for the nation’s teeming youths and end the years of poor leadership in the country, Peter Obi, former Governor of Anambra State, has said again for the umpteenth time. Bemoaning the...... read more


Reps' Caucus threatens legal action against Buhari over Twitter ban

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives has threatened legal action against the Federal Government over the recent suspension of the operation of Twitter in Nigeria. The caucus said the government action lacked the backing of the law and would lower the image of Nigeria in the...... read more


Buhari’s war threat: FG attacks Twitter *Nobody is fooled by your duplicity

“Twitter may have its own rules, it’s not the universal rule. If Mr. President, anywhere in the world feels very bad and concerned about a situation, he is free to express such views. Now, we should stop comparing apples with oranges. If an organisation is proscribed, it is different from any...... read more


BREAKING: Buhari celebrates! Says I’ve made Nigerians proud in six years

Aso Rock is in chest-beating mood, with President Muhammadu Buhari, saying he had done enough in six years to make Nigerians proud, by putting smiles on many faces through landmark achievements. The President, presenting a checklist, conveyed his emotions in a statement by his spokesman, Femi Adesina, who said only the...... read more


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