Tag Archives: Garba Shehu

Nigeria’s Presidential Villa, Aso Rock Affected By Minor Fire Outbreak

According to circulating reports, there was a fire incident at Aso Villa, Nigeria’s seat of power, in Abuja on Thursday June 4 2020. Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said the incident was recorded at a store near the State House Chapel in the Villa. Shehu attributed the…

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Buhari Hosts Guinea Bissau’s President, Receives Samples Of Madagascan COVID-19 Remedy

On Saturday May 16, President Muhammadu Buhari received the Madagascan native formulation against COVID-19 from Guinea Bissau’s President, Umaro Sissoco Embalo while hosting him at the State House, Abuja. Buhari while receiving the samples of the traditional medicine as shared to African nations by Madagascar, said his position on all such herbal or traditional medicine…

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President Buhari Loses His Nephew, Consoles Extended Family Members

President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, Alhaji Mutari Dauda Daura has reportedly passed away days after he lost his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari and his in-law Alhaji Modu Sheriff, Sahara Reporters reports. Though the cause of death was not revealed in the statement released by the President’s media aide Garba Shehu on Friday May 8, it was however…

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Presidential Aide Reacts To Being Barred From Asso Rock After Attending Abba Kyari’s Burial

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu has reacted to reports that he’s been barred for the Aso Rock presidential villa after attending the funeral of the late Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari on Saturday, April 18, 2020. Nigerians were angered by the number of dignitaries who…

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Abba Kyari To Get Private Burial Today As Remains Arrives In Abuja

The remains of President Buhari’s late Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari has arrived in Abuja to observe the strict protocol put in place by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) for the burial of Coronavirus victims. Private prayers and burial will be conducted for the deceased…

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President Buhari Faces Backlash For Refusing To Address The Nation Amid Coronavirus Scare

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently facing online backlash on social media for refusing to address Nigerians on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Buhari had refused to speak on the matter unlike his counterparts in many other countries battling the virus. Just last week, the Senate had asked the president to address Nigerians which led to one…

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Coronavirus Is Affecting The Country’s Revenue And Economy, Buhari Reveals

According to The Punch, President Muhammadu Buhari has raised an alarm of coronavirus affecting the revenue of the country while receiving workers in the health sector under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions and Assembly Healthcare Professionals Associations yesterday, March 10. Buhari who urged the health workers to moderate their demands on government as it could…

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Presidency Dragged After Questioning Why Nigerian Media Are More Focused On Coronavirus Than Malaria

Garba Shehu has ignited online backlash after taking to social media to tackle Nigerian media over the massive attention they have given the Coronavirus index case in Nigeria. The Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, wondered why the media have not given the same attention to reports of ”822 Nigerians who die…

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My Government Has Weakened Boko Haram, They’re Frustrated – President Buhari

According to multiple online reports, President Muhammadu Buhari has claimed that his government has weakened Boko Haram in reaction to a foiled attack carried out by the insurgents in Garkida, a town in Gombi local government area north of Adamawa State on Friday February 21. In a statement released on Sunday February 23 by Buhari’s…

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Garba Shehu Fires Senator Abaribe For Asking President Buhari To Resign

Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to Buhari has slammed Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe in a series of tweets after calling out the President to resign. Senator Abaribe during a debate at the Senate house on Wednesday, January 29, asked President Buhari to resign over the security situation of the nation as the APC-led government has failed on its…

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