Why Buhari released Dasuki, Sowore

Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), said he has directed the Department of State Services to release the immediate-past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki; and #RevolutionNow protest convener, Omoyele Sowore, from custody in obedience to court orders. As at press time, final documentation was being concluded for the release of the two men at the headquarters of the DSS in Abuja. While Dasuki has been in the DSS custody since December 2015, Sowore was rearrested on December 6, barely 24 hours after he was…

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Go nowhere! Prez. Buhari bar ministers, govt agencies heads from foreign trips

President Muhammadu Buhari has barred his cabinet ministers and heads of government agencies from embarking on any foreign trip until after their budget defence at the National Assembly. The directive, according to a statement by the Director of Information Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie Bassey, is to enable them to attend budget defence session at the National Assembly. The statement reads: “Sequel to the presentation of the 2020 Appropriation Bill by Mr President to the National Assembly, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate…

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IBB to Buhari: Forget 2nd Term

Says “Enough of this analogue system, let’s give way for digital leadership orientation” Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, Nigeria’s former Military President has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to forget running for a 2nd term presidency in 2019. Babangida said, Nigeria would be better off without Buhari’s “analogue system”. Babangida is the second former Nigerian leader to ask Buhari not to seek another term in office. Last month, former President Olusegun Obasanjo also rated Buhari’s performance in office since 2015 low and undeserving of another term. “I do not intend to deny President…

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