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Provide Proof That Federal Government Paid Ransom For The Girls – Lai Mohammed Challenges United Nations

The United Nations revealed on the 16th of August, 2018, in its analytical report that the Federal Government paid ransom for the release of Dapchi School Girls kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents on February 18, 2018, but Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed denies this claim. The report which was submitted to the…

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Journalist Detained By State Security Service For 2 Years Finally Released

Jones Abiri, the Nigerian journalist who was detained for over two years was released on Wednesday evening after he met his bail conditions, his lawyer told Premium Times. Mr Abiri was detained by the State Security Service for two years without trial over allegations he was linked to armed militancy in the Niger Delta. Despite…

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FG Has Nothing To Do With Saraki’s Resignation, Impeachment Calls –Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government says it has no hand in the call for resignation or impeachment of the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, because “it is purely party affairs.’’ According to Punch, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed made government’s position known on Tuesday when he paid advocacy visit to the Abuja…

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No Past Nigerian Government Is More Transparent Than Buhari’s, Says Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says even the worst critics of President Muhammadu Buhari will not accuse him of indulging in or encouraging corruption. “Nigeria has never had a more transparent, more accountable government than the Buhari Administration,” the Minister said when he received a TI delegation, led by the Chair of…

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Our Re-Election Will Be Easy Because We Have Kept Our Promises – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said the reelection bid of President Muhammadu Buhari will be easy, Premium Times reports. Mohammed said this while inspecting the 52-kilometre dualised Oyo-Ogbomosho road project in Oyo on Tuesday. The proper way to get the electorate to vote for a candidate is by keeping promises, Mohammed said, and Buhari has done just…

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Court Restrains Lai Mohammed From Publishing Secondus Name On Looters List

Rivers State High Court in Port Harcourt has granted an order restraining the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed from further publishing the name of the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, in his looters’ list. According to THEWILL the PDP had challenged the government to publish list of looters which was…

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Your Apology Is Not Complete Until You Return Looted Funds – Lai Mohammed Tells PDP

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to complete its apology to Nigerians by returning all the funds allegedly looted from the public treasury during its 16 years in power. Uche Sceondus, National Chairman of the PDP, on Monday, apologised to Nigerians and asked for another chance…

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Buhari Government Replies Obasanjo, Highlight Achievements, Urge Nigerians To Have Faith In Current Administration

Following the lengthy letter of former President Olusegun Obasanjo urging President Buhari not to see re-election in 2019 following his failure, the Buhari led administration has issued its own reply to the ex-president. In a 13-page public statement on Tuesday, Obasanjo openly rebuked Mr. Buhari and his government, accusing him of being incompetent, sectional and…

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