Buhari Administration

APC to opposition: You are instigating mass protests to undermine Tinubu’s Govt.

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday reacted to the wave of mass protests in some major cities in the country, describing...

Buhari’s govt cesspool of corruption: EFCC fingers ex-minister over N37bn fraud

The immediate past Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, Ms Sadiya Umar-Farouq, will be guest of the Economic and Financial...

After two years in exile in Benin Republic, Sunday Igboho regains freedom, jets out to Germany

Two years down the line after fleeing from ex-President Muhammadu Buhari government’s arrest and exiling in Benin Republic, celebrated Yoruba nation agitator, Chief...

Buhari’s govt. borrowed N1.83tn from CBN in Q1 2023, pushes borrowings from the bank to N25trn, says official report

The ex-President Muhammadu Buhari government borrowed N1.83tn from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) through the “Ways and Means Loan” in the first...

Another elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, blasts Buhari, brands him Nigeria’s worst leader

“For instance, he appointed 14 out of 17 security chiefs from one section of the country. So, the declaration that `he belongs to...

My apologies for excruciating hardships, pains I have caused you, outgoing Pres. Buhari tells Nigerians

On the eve of his departure from office and for the umpteenth time, President Muhammadu Buhari has apologized profusely to Nigerians for inflicting...

Just in: National carrier– Nigeria Air– lands in Abuja

At last, the national carrier, “Nigeria Air”, promised by the outgoing President Muhammadu Buhari administration about two years ago, has finally arrived in...

Buhari inaugurates N19.6bn Customs corporate hqts in Abuja, says new Customs Act will drive efficiency

With the newly signed Customs Act and a befitting corporate headquarters for the Nigeria Customs Service, President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said they...

FOI: SERAP wins as court orders Buhari govt to account for $460m Chinese loan for failed Abuja CCTV project

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has secured another landmark judgment in a Freedom of Information suit against the exiting Buhari administration...

Buhari-Osinbajo scorecard: 2 million vulnerable Nigerians impacted by NPRGS projects in 2022 — Akande

The Federal Government’s National Poverty Reduction with Growth Strategy (NPRGS) – an initiative aimed at reducing poverty across Nigeria — has recorded a...

Probe of Buhari, ministers: Information Minister dismisses Gov. Matawalle’s call to EFCC, says it’s personal opinion

Apparently not in tandem with Zamfara Gov. Bello Matawalle’s call to anti-graft agencies to probe outgoing President Muhammadu Buhari and ministers, the Federal...

We’ve built a firm foundation for a prosperous Nigeria, says Buhari

Barely 12 days to the exit date of his administration, President Muhammadu Buhari has boasted that his administration built a firm foundation for...

SERAP to World Bank: Don’t give $800m loan to exiting Buhari govt

“Suspending any disbursement of the loan to the government would reduce the risks and vulnerability to corruption and mismanagement"

N22bn fraud: Buhari’s ex-Power Minister cools his heels in EFCC net

Barely 17 days to the end of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, a former Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, has been arrested over an...

States compound nation’s erosion problems by “arm-twisting’’ Buhari to take their “share’’ of ecological funds – Minister

The Minister of Environment, Mr Mohammed Abdulahi, has blamed state governments for the gargantuan erosion problems across the states particularly in the Southeast....

NNPC targets 50bn barrels of hydrocarbon reserves as Buhari flags off oil well in Nasarawa

President Muhammed Buhari on Tuesday flagged off the official commencement of the first exploration and oil drilling activities in Nasarawa State. Speaking at...