Hakeem Baba-Ahmed: Buhari Should Resign, Hand Over To Osinbajo

The spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. Baba-Ahmed said Buhari should just resign now because things would get tougher. The former Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Secretary gave the advice in reaction to the President’s revelation that he is eager to leave power. Buhari spoke when he hosted some All Progressives Congress (APC) governors, legislators and chieftains at his Daura home in Katsina.   Read Also : 2023: What Peter Obi won’t do to Nigeria if elected president – Northern elders.…

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8 Obvious Red flags from APC’S presidential convention

The Almighty long awaited APC presidential primaries has come and gone but not without their usual suspense and irregularities. The golden question is….. WHY MUST APC LED ADMINISTRATION BE SO INCONSISTENT AND ALWAYS PUTTING NIGERIANS IN UNNECESSARY SUSPENSE? PDP had their primaries and by same night of election, the voting was so transparent and counted to the face of all Nigerians and presidential aspirants emerged immediately and speech made thereafter. In APC, they must do everything late and end up doing something terrible as usual. Below are the top Red Flags …

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Aisha Buhari Invites Osinbajo, Wike, Atiku To Dinner

The First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has invited presidential aspirants to an Iftar dinner at the Presidential Villa on Saturday. The invitation, which was extended to all presidential hopefuls across political parties, is expected to have the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and seventeen other aspirants from the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) including Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike; former Vice president, Atiku Abubakar and others in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) grace the occasion. The invitation card for the event that was in circulation on…

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Declares His Intention To Run For President in 2023

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday formally declared his intention to run for President in 2023. “I am today, with utmost humility, formally declaring my intention to run for the office of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the platform of our great party, the All Progressives Congress,” he said in a video obtained by Channels Television. “If by the grace of God and the will of the people, I am given the opportunity, then I believe that first, we must complete what we have started, radically…

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COVID-19: Again, FG snubs Osinbajo report, mobilises corpers to camps

The Federal Government has again snubbed a recommendation by the Economic Sustainability Committee led by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and decided to re-open orientation camps nationwide next Tuesday amid rising COVID-19 infections. The Osinbajo-led committee had in June 2020 recommended that while the National Youth Service Corps programme could continue, the three-week orientation exercise should be suspended for two years. The recommendation read in part, “The immediate focus in the education sector is to address the disruptions caused by the pandemic and ensuring social distancing measures at all levels of education.…

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Soldiers Who Shot Protesters Must Face The Law, US Officials Tell Osinbajo

Senior officials of the United States Government on Thursday met with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and expressed displeasure over the shooting of unarmed protesters at the Lekki toll plaza on Tuesday. The US also demanded that the soldiers behind the shootings must be brought to book. The Spokesperson for the State Department, Morgan Ortagus, said in a statement that the officials were led by Counselor of the US State Department, Ulrich Brechbühl. Others at the meeting include: Assistant Secretary Robert Destro and Assistant Secretary Denise Natali. The officials, according to the…

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Osinbajo Apologises To Nigerians As #EndSARS Protests Continue

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has apologized to Nigerians and admits the Federal Government could have “moved faster” in addressing the demands of #EndSARS protesters. “Dear Nigerians, I know that many of you are angry, and understandably so. We could’ve moved faster and for this we are sorry,” he said in a series of tweets on his handle late Friday. I fully understand how many young people feel. Many feel that we have been too silent and have simply not done enough. These feelings of frustration are justified.” Taking Responsibility According…

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Buhari begs politicians not to set Nigeria ablaze, launches campaign manual

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday inaugurated campaign manual for his re-election in 2019 with a call on politicians to be peaceful and decent in their campaigns and avoid any act capable of setting the nation ablaze. Speaking at the launch of the Campaign Manual/Next Level Document at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the president said the call had become imperative in view of the commencement of campaigns, from 18 November, by political parties across the country. “I’m not unmindful that the National Assembly and the Presidential campaign…

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#APCGovernorshipPrimaries : Gov.Ambode Storms Out of Meeting

  Ahead of All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship primary in Lagos State, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and the Governor’s Advisory Council, GAC, yesterday, endorsed Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu for the party’s ticket for the 2019 elections. In a reaction, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, also in the race for the party’s ticket, said 237 Councillors, 3,900 Community Associations were supporting him. Meanwhile, the state chapter of the APC has postponed the governorship primary, scheduled for today, to tomorrow. Announcing the outcome of the GAC meeting, held at Tinubu’s Ikoyi, Lagos…

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