Tag Archives: President Muhammadu Buhari

NNPC Scandal: What Buhari Told Me When I Visited Aso Villa – Kachikwu

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, says President Muhammadu Buhari has begged him to work together with the Group Managing Director, GMD, of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Baru to move the nation’s oil sector forward. THEWILL recalls that Kachikwu had inter alia accused Baru of insubordination and of awarding…

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Buhari’s World Bank Statement “Not As It Sounds” – Oby Ezekwesili Explains

A Former Minister of Education and Convener of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) Group, Oby Ezekwesili, has explained that the request by President Muhammadu Buhari urging the President of the World Bank Group, Jim Yong Kim, to concentrate on Northern Nigeria is “not as it sounds”. THEWILL recalls that the World Bank President had…

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FG To Adopt ‘No Work No Pay’, Says Strikes Called To Undermine Buhari’s Administration

The Federal Government has taken a critical look at the slew of strikes called by workers in the last two months, arriving at the conclusion that the industrial actions were targeted at pulling down the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. Rising from its deliberations on Wednesday, the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting presided over by…

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Read Kachikwu’s Full Memo To President Muhammadu Buhari

On Wednesday, excerpts of a letter written to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, dated August 30, 2017, leaked to the press. In the letter, Kachikwu accused the GMD of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru of insubordination and humiliation. Kachikwu, in the letter, said Baru had been sidelining him and the corporation’s board (of…

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Senate Sets Up Committee To Investigate Kachikwu’s Allegations Of Corruption Against NNPC Boss

The Nigerian Senate has passed a motion to set up a committee “to conduct a holistic investigation into the allegations of corruption against the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Trading, the GMD of NNPC (Dr. Maikanti Baru)” in reaction to the details of a recently leaked letter to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Minister of State of Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu.…

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President Muhammadu Buhari Presides Over FEC Meeting Today October 4th, 2017|Photos

President Muhammadu Buhari has presided over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting today at the presidential villa in Abuja. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was also in attendance at the meeting. The Ministers present at the meeting include the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige; the Minister of Health, Issac Adewole; the Minister of…

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