5 takeaways from the safe return of 344 Kankara schoolboys – Garba Shehu

The safe return of all 344 boys kidnapped from the Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, in Katsina State would be celebrated in any decent part of the world where empathy overrides cheap politics. And for a good cause. The outpouring…

Nigeria as a forest of one million kidnappers – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Every Nigerian is now a kidnapper. When you do not see human beings to kidnap, you kidnap the truth. That is the Nigerian way of the here and now.    I can prove it by swearing at the dreaded Okija…

See how CACOVID is about to do what govt couldn’t do to provide security and harness youth demography in Nigeria – Magnus Onyibe

Policing in Nigeria is about to receive a boost through the injection of N100 billion investment into the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) to improve its fledgling services. And the gesture is not courtesy of government. But it is out of…

Buhari congratulates Biden, says Nigeria looks forward to greater cooperation with the US

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former Vice President Joe Biden on his election as new President of the United States “at a time of uncertainty and challenges in world affairs.” Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media &…

Why history will be kind to President Buhari – Garba Shehu

The All Progressives Congress (APC) came to power in 2015 defeating an incumbent administration amidst very high expectations from President Muhammadu Buhari. Five years on, the administration has worked hard to meet many expectations, but still, there are certain tough…

Buhari orders speedy, coordinated investigation of NDDC scandal

President Muhammadu Buhari has given directives for better coordination among security and investigating agencies with the National Assembly to ensure that the administration’s effort to bring sanity, transparency and accountability to the management of the large amount of resources dedicated…

Why Magu was suspended – Presidency

The Presidency has said that following a series of documented allegations made against the Ag. Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, a preliminary review of the allegations levelled against him and several other members of…

Buhari congratulates Nigerians on Wild Polio Virus Free status

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigerians as the country becomes Wild Polio Virus Free, while appreciating all partners, local and international, for their relentless efforts in ensuring the clean health bill. Describing the achievement as a joyous and historic occasion,…

Aso Rock security incident under investigation – Presidency

The Presidency has said that the recent State House security incident is under investigation. While acknowledging the concerns expressed by members of the public on the matter, a statement by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media &…

Mambilla power, East-West road not part of $311m Abacha loot projects, says Presidency

Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), has said that he regrets the error in an earlier statement where he listed the Mambilla power and East-West road as part of the projects to be covered under…

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