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Failed State: Wole Soyinka backs Obasanjo, says Nigeria divided like never before under Buhari

Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has said the country is more divided as never before under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. The revered playwright, in a statement signed from his Autonomous Residence of Ijegba, Idi-Aba Estate, Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Tuesday titled, “Between ‘Dividers-in-chief’ and Dividers-in-law,” said though he has never been a fan Read more

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Buhari: We are addressing class inequality to bring joy to Nigerians

By NAN President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration has embarked on implementation of policies, programmes and projects aimed at closing the gap between the different classes to bring joy to a greater number of the citizens, according to NAN. The president stated this in Abuja on Tuesday at the end of the two-day First Year Read more

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PDP condemns hike in petrol price… dares Buhari govt to publish oil subsidy details

Nigeria’s major opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has condemned the hike in pump price of petrol and planned electricity tariff by the Nigerian government. The party said the increment was an indication of the punishment Nigerians are being subjected to by the government of the All Progressives Congress (APC) under President Muhammadu Buhari. Read more

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Buhari has failed woefully, Balarabe Musa laments spate of insecurity

Alhaji Balarabe Musa, a second republic Governor of the old Kaduna State, has said President Muhammadu Buhari has failed the nation woefully. The old politician also criticized Buhari over the high level of insecurity and killings in the country, mostly in Southern Kaduna. Speaking while condemning the incessant attacks and killings in Southern Kaduna and Read more

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Buhari finalises Nigeria’s membership in African Trade Insurance Agency

Membership in ATI allows Nigeria to attract additional insurance capacity to help attract investments Nigeria becomes a full member country at an opportune time. It joins ahead of others that are fast-tracking membership given the trade and investment insurance challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic and also recognizing the potential post pandemic opportunities. Nigeria contributed US$14.1 Read more

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Throw in the towel! PDP asks President Buhari to resign over corruption scandals, insecurity

The major opposition party in Nigeria, the Peoples Democratic Party, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign after accusing his administration of failing to tackle insecurity and attempting to sweep multiple allegations of corruption under the carpet. The National Chairman of the Party, Mr Uche Secondus, made the call at a news briefing in the Read more

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APC Crisis: Oshiomhole bows, accepts dissolution of NWC, pledges loyalty to Buhari

Suspended National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole says he has formally accepted the dissolution of the party’s National Working Committee under his leadership. The ex-chairman stated this in his reaction to the dissolution while briefing journalists on Saturday in Abuja, the ex-chairman. Oshiomhole, however, pledged his loyalty to the ruling party, Read more

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Speak out now! PDP charges President Buhari over shooting in Villa

“The chaotic situation in the Presidential villa only points to the failure by President Buhari to provide leadership that can guarantee orderliness in governance and effectively ensure the security of our nation.” Politics The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is alarmed by the reported shooting and security breaches within the precincts of the Presidential villa following Read more

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[Full Text] President Muhammadu Buhari’s Democracy Day Speech

DEMOCRACY DAY Newsheadline247 brings to you the full speech of President Muhammadu Buhari delivered in commemoration of the country’s 2020 Democracy Day. The Full Speech Fellow Nigerians, the 2020 celebration of Democracy Day marks 21 years of uninterrupted civil administration in our dear country. This day provides us an opportunity to reflect on our journey Read more