Dogara Not Invited to Meeting With President – Aide

Dogara Not Invited to Meeting With President – Aide

Contrary to reports that the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara was invited to a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday night, the Speaker has denied knowledge of the meeting. There had been reports that Buhari would hold a meeting with Dogara and Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila who was the choice of […]

Kwankwaso confines self at home over fear of EFCC arrest

Kwankwaso confines self at home over fear of EFCC arrest

The lawyer of Rabiu Kwankwaso, former Governor of Kano State, Mr. Okechukwu Eze, has told the Kano High Court sitting in Gezawa that the threat of arrest by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of his client, has confined him to his residence in Abuja. In his address yesterday at the court on the […]

Buhari’s US Trip: Obama’s Visit to Nigeria Will be on the Table

Buhari’s US Trip: Obama’s Visit to Nigeria Will be on the Table

With 3-day bi-national meetings, who will represent Nigeria if Buhari’s ministers are not in place? By Nduka Nwosu in New York An invitation to President Barack Obama to visit Nigeria, insecurity, bilateral and multilateral co-operation will top the agenda of the proposed meeting between Presidents Barack Obama of the United States and Muhammadu Buhari of […]

Buhari Orders Disposal of Nine Presidential Aircraft to Cut Cost

Buhari Orders Disposal of Nine Presidential Aircraft to Cut Cost

As part of the federal government’s cost measures, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that nine of the VIP transport aircraft under the presidential fleet should be sold. Industry sources informed THISDAY that the presidential fleet, which are registered as Nigerian Air Force aircraft, is one of the largest in Africa and the third largest in […]

THISDAY Foreign Editor, Ohia, Found Dead in His Car

Mr. Paul Ohia, Thisday Foreign and Diplomatic Editor, was found dead yesterday October 22nd in his official car, a white Kia Optima along Marine Road, Apapa, Lagos. According to eyewitness reports, the deceased had parked his car for several hours by the side of the road, which aroused the suspicion of passersby, prompting them to […]