SUNDAY ODE. Abuja
Repeated acts of mass killings and destruction in parts of the country and Benue State in particular, point to the evil design of enemies of peace and unity who have desperately been trying to bring the country to this sorry point: a brother killing brother, a neighbor killing a neighbor and a community attacking and killing members of another community.
.How “looters’ agents” plan protest against President in London
Some lawyers on Wednesday advised the Federal Government to presume suspected treasury looters innocent until found guilty, in an efforts to uphold the rule of law.The lawyers gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.They reacted to the recently released list of the alleged looters by the government.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, has carpeted those who are faulting President Muhammadu Buhari for not changing his cabinet since 2015.
The Federal Government has confirmed the release of the abducted students of Government Girls’ Science and Technical College, Dapchi in Yobe.
The presidency has revealed that it is “cleaning up” the list of board appointments in order to be satisfied that the appointees met the requirements of the Acts establishing agencies and parastatals.
Sunday Ode, Abuja
The Presidency on Sunday advised Nigerians to stop linking President Muhammadu Buhari to the legal travails of some recently arrested Judges in the country.
FILE - In this June 20, 2015 file photo, U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres, right, arrives for a visit at the Midyat refugee camp in Mardin, southeastern Turkey, near the Syrian border, Saturday, June 20, 2015. Gutierrez visited the camp which is sheltering those who have fled the 4-year conflict in neighbouring Syria, on the World Refugee Day. The U.N. Security Council will meet on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, to formally approve Guterres as the next U.N. secretary-general and recommend his candidacy to the 193-member General Assembly, which must give final approval. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel, File)
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday congratulated Antonio Guterres on his appointment by the United Nations General Assembly as the next UN Secretary General from January 1, 2017.
President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that his administration will abide by the decision of the International Court of Justice on the Nigeria- Cameroon border.
…’15,000 persons freed from Boko Haram captivity
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
The Presidency on Monday refuted allegations by the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) campaigners that President Muhamadu Buhari had “broken all promises” made to the group concerning the rescue of the over 200 schoolgirls from Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State in 2014.
Sunday Ode, Abuja
Despite competing priorities on security and the economic downturn in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja said Nigeria will play a central role in seeking the EU and the UN to strengthen their support for crisis-prone African countries.