Friday, January 28, 2022

Ahmed Oluwasanjo

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January 20, 2022

Buhari will plunge Nigerians into poverty with subsidy removal: Abdulsalami Abubakar

Mr Abdulsalami said the COVID-19 pandemic, and banditry in the North-West have compounded Nigeria’s crisis.

Abdulsalami Abubakar
January 20, 2022

Defending champions Algeria crash out of AFCON

While Ivory Coast and Equatorial Guinea cruised to the round of 16 with seven and 6 points respectively, Algeria crashed out with one point.

January 20, 2022

Tinubu apologises for lying to Nigerians about PVCs

“Immediately upon being apprised of this, Asiwaju apologised for the incorrect statement and felt sorry for any confusion it may have caused.”

Bola Ahmed Tinubu
January 20, 2022

AFCON 2021: Three down, four to go, Buhari tells Super Eagles

“The entire country looks forward with hope to a total of seven emphatic wins in this competition. Three down, four to go,” Mr Buhari said.

Super Eagles
January 19, 2022

Evil forces trying to take over Northern Nigeria: Osinbajo

Mr Osinbajo asserted that “it is a fight we are determined to win,” claiming that “by the grace of God, all of these evil forces will be completely exterminated.”

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo
January 19, 2022

Buhari’s dictator background saved Nigeria from collapse: Gov. Ayade

“Perhaps, if it was not Buhari’s administration with his military background, the country would have collapsed at this stage,” Mr Ayade said.

January 19, 2022

Four hundred people killed, kidnapped in 17 days in Niger communities: Gov. Bello

“We also lost some security personnel – their number is 25. Unfortunately, we lost about 165 civilians and 30 local vigilantes,” Mr Bello lamented.

Bello and Bandits
January 18, 2022

Southerners are insensitive to killings up north, Fani-Kayode tells Matawalle

Fani-Kayode said if the killings were in the south that the media would have been outraged.

Femi Fani-Kayode and Zamfara governor, Bello Matawalle
January 18, 2022

Secondary school graduates like Buhari should not be Nigerian president again: Femi Gbajabiamila

“As we have reduced the age for eligibility to contest those offices, so also, we should increase the minimum educational requirement.”

Gbajabiamila and Buhari
January 17, 2022

Sponsors of banditry using it to damage Buhari’s image: Matawalle

Mr Matawalle said those behind banditry in the state were the same people criticising his administration’s ineptitude.

Zamfara Governor Bello Matawalle, Bandits, and President Muhammadu Buhari