Court dismisses suit to remove Buhari from office

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday dismissed a suit filed by a former presidential candidate of the Hope Democratic Party, Chief Ambrose Owuru, challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) in the 2019 presidential election. Justice Inyang Ekwo dismissed the suit seeking Buhari’s resignation on three grounds. One of the grounds was […]

2023 Election: Buhari Begins Campaign for Tinubu

President Muhammadu Buhari is now set to fully participate in the final lap of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign, which began in Jos, Plateau state, last November. The Director of Public Affairs and Chief Spokesperson for the Tinubu/Shettima Presidential Campaign Council, Mr. Festus Keyamo SAN, announced this in a statement accompanying the party’s […]

President Buhari Condemns Killing of Lawyer

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday condemned the killing of a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Omobolanle Raheem, on Christmas Day by on-duty policemen. Buhari expressed shock and sadness after learning of Raheem’s brutal murder. The President also directed police to take “the strongest possible action” against those already detained. Garba Shehu, the Senior […]

Nigerian court threatens President Buhari, Senate President Lawan, others with imprisonment for contempt

A Federal High Court in Abuja has issued a warning to President Muhammadu Buhari, Attorney General and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami, Senate President Ahmad Lawan, the National Assembly Senate, Mrs. Lauretta Onochie, and Chief Samuel Ogbuku about the consequences of violating an earlier restraining order. The court issued a warning to President Buhari, Lawan, […]

Buhari stopped me from requesting the EFCC investigate fraud allegations against me — Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari prevented him from requesting that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) investigate allegations of fraud against him. In 2018, the House of Representatives ad hoc committee on emergency and disaster preparedness indicted the National Emergency Management Agency’s (NEMA) governing board. The board, chaired by […]

2023 Budget Funding: Nigerian Government to Sell Five Electricity Companies

Six months after announcing the restructuring of power distribution companies and the privatization of five power projects, the Nigerian government says it plans to sell some of the country’s electricity-generation companies. According to Bloomberg, the sale will take place in the first quarter of 2023, with the proceeds going toward funding the 2023 budget. President […]

“I am ready to campaign for Tinubu with full energy and conviction” — Buhari

Yesterday, President Muhammadu Buhari reaffirmed his intention to support the APC presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and other candidates with “full energy and conviction.” This has allayed concerns that the President has not participated in campaigns since the launch in Jos, Plateau State, which were raised in some quarters. The president will, however, be […]