Category Archives: Breaking

Buhari Appoints New Group Managing Director for NNPC, Removes Baru

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Mele Kolo Kyari as the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, bringing to an end the tenure of Maikanti Baru, as the oil firm’s boss. NNPC’s Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Ndu Ughamadu, who disclosed this in Abuja on Thursday morning, stated that…

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Explain Your Absence from Presidential Inauguration and Nigeria’s Maiden Democracy Day – Presidency to Obasanjo

The Presidency, on Wednesday asked former President Olusegun Obasanjo to explain why he was missing from the 2019 Presidential inauguration and the country’s maiden Democracy Day celebration. In a statement released on by the aide to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Garba Shehu, the Presidenty has vehemently said they invited Obasanjo to the…

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Jailing Corrupt People Is Wasteful – Prof. Sagay

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, has commended the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration under President Muhammadu Buhari for stepping up the fight against corruption in the country in a bid to ensure good governance and development. However, he lamented that jailing corrupt people was a desperate and wasteful effort given…

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I Have Sleepless Nights Over The Level Of Extreme Poverty In Nigeria – Osinbajo

Nigeria’s number two citizen, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has stated that the rate at which extreme poverty unfolds in Nigeria gives him a lot of worries. Speaking  at a dinner and Interactive Session with Faculty Members, Harvard Business School (HBS) in Lagos, the VP made this known. The vice president featured alongside Srikant Datar, Professor…

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