Tag archive for ‘Buhari’
By Bar and Bench On Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Buhari should forget 2019; he has failed Nigerians massively – Balabare Musa

Barely 24 hours after President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government scored itself high in the mid-term assessment of its performance in key areas including security and graft fight, Second Republic Governor More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, May 26th, 2017

FG plans to shut down five foreign missions

The federal government has concluded arrangements to shut down five of its foreign missions. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, made disclosure on Thursday during a briefing on the achievements More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Buratai moves army unit to Buhari’s hometown, Daura

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. -Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Friday, established a Forward Operation Base, named Muhammadu Buhari Base, in Daura town, Katsina State. Buratai said the move was to enhance security in parts More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, May 19th, 2017

Two Years of Buhari in Villa: So far, so good, by Louis Okoroma

The administration of PMB has performed fairly well in dealing with the insecurity problem that once loomed large on the national horizon. PMB got the nation’s armed forces to rout the Boko Haram, degrading the More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Buhari’s cabinet ‘ll decide who ‘ll sign 2017 budget—Lai Mohammed

As Osinbajo fails to swear in new ministers Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, ‎on Wednesday said the executive was still awaiting receipt of the passed budget, adding that a decision on who More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, May 15th, 2017

Aides keep mum over Buhari’s health in London

By The Guardian President Muhammadu Buhari is taking his medical vacation and recuperation seriously at the official residence of the Nigerian High Commissioner to the Court of St James’s- Abuja House- where More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, May 13th, 2017

Buhari not under legal obligation to reveal his health status – Presidency

Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Femi Adesina has said that his boss is not under any legal obligation to disclose his health status to Nigerians. Adesina who made the remark More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Buhari, endless medical trips and limits of endurance, by Sufuyan Ojeifo

It is sad that due to a natural occurrence, the north was understandably “short-changed” in 2010 when Yar’Adua died and Vice President Goodluck Jonathan had to take over from him.  It will even be sadder More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Buhari properly handed over power to me as ‘Acting President’— Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday dismissed as needless the on-going debate which greeted the language used by President Muhammadu Buhari in his letter to the National Assembly Assembly to transfer governance More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Buhari’s language in his transfer of power letter insulting– Fani-Kayode

No, Buhari’s reference to Osinbajo as ‘Coordinator’, handiwork of cabal—Group Let’s allow sleeping dog to lie–Ozekhome Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode on Tuesday described as More...