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    The Presidency has said the 800 metres trekking embarked upon by President Muhammadu Buhari from the Eid-ground in Daura to his private residence is an indication of his fitness to seek re-election in 2019. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports after the Eid-prayers, President Buhari shunned protocol and opted to trek some 800 metres, ...
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    Emmerson Mnangagwa, who narrowly won re-election as the president of Zimbabwe in a poll followed by violence and political tension, has condemned a move by riot police to break up a news conference held by his unsuccessful challenger, Nelson Chamisa. “The scenes today at the Bronte Hotel [in Harare] have no place in our society ...
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    April 24, 2018 A cross section of Kaduna residents and political analysts have lampooned members of the Kaduna State House of Assembly for sponsoring only four bills in the last three years. The residents said in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that lawmakers have displayed gross ineptitude and do not deserve ...
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    April 11, 2018 Reactions have continued to trail the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to seek reelection in 2019, with Chief Tony Momoh, a former Minister of Information, saying the move is a good cause for Nigerians to celebrate. Momoh, a chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), said the President had laid the foundation for ...
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    April 9, 2018 Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s declaration on Monday to run for a second term, as a response to a clarion call from Nigerians of goodwill. Buhari, while making his decision public in Abuja, urged Nigerians to score him based on his performance. Reacting to the declaration in ...
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    President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the All Progressives Congress (APC) leadership to consider granting waivers to party executives that may want to contest in its planned elective convention at all levels. The president while speaking at the party´s National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Monday in Abuja, said this was necessary to forestall disenfranchising some ...
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    April 9, 2018 President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja declared his intention to seek re-election in 2019. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity confirmed this development in a statement in Abuja on Monday. He said that the President made the declaration at a closed-door meeting of the National ...
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    April 3, 2018 Alhaji Nasiru Danu, a member of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has called on Nigerians to continue to support President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. He further advised the people to do that, irrespective of negative comments on the administration. Obasanjo had at the weekend, described the Buhari ...
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    March 22, 2018 A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Mike Okoro, says President Muhammadu Buhari deserved a second term in 2019 to consolidate on the achievements recorded in his first term. Okoro, also an Aba-based business mogul, stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in ...
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    March 17, 2018 President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Chinese President Xi Jinping on his re-election as the President of the Peoples Republic of China. Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, said this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja. Adesina said that Buhari, praised his Chinese counterpart for his ...