How we spent $1bn ECA fund – Presidency Published July 21, 2019

   Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity, Garba Shehu The Presidency has dismissed Peoples Democratic Party’ s allegation that the one billion dollars drawn from the Excess Crude Account was spent by the Muhammadu Buhari administration on the 2019 general elections . The Peoples Democratic Party in a statement…

Bola Tinubu: Not a god After all

Some consider Bola Tinubu, All Progressive Congress (APC), national leader a god of a sort. But there are those who know that despite being stupendously rich and brainy, he is just a mere mortal. Article Continues After Advertisement The man, who is considered by many as the brain behind the many successes of APC in…

Germany’s Ursula von der Leyen elected first female European Commission President By Kara Fox and Sarah Dean, CNN Updated 1 hour ago Jul 16, 2019

(CNN) – Germany’s Ursula von der Leyen has been elected as the European Commission’s first female president. Her nomination was approved by 383 votes in a secret ballot on Tuesday evening at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France. There were 327 votes against her and 22 abstentions. After being elected by a narrow margin of…

Buhari Has Failed and Can’t Solve our Problems — Soyinka

Wole Soyinka on Sunday, July 14, 2019 lamented over the security challenges facing the country, and how President Buhari’s alleged failed approach to the herders/farmers’ crisis. The Nobel Laureate in his speech at the event where he played host to 85 pupils drawn from all the six geopolitical zones of the country to mark his…

Insecurity: President Buhari is not in Charge of The Armed Forces – Oby Ezekwesili

Oby Ezekwesili, on Saturday said despite being called the Commander-in-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces, President Buhari, is not in charge of the country’s armed forces. Ezekwesili, a co-founder of the #BringBackOurGirls Movement, stated this in an interview with journalists after speaking as a panelist in the 11th Wole Soyinka Centre Media Lecture series. The…