Buhari’s speech disconnected from reality, failed empathy test, says PDP…

Party decries President silence on Lekki shooting The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the long-awaited address by President Muhammadu Buhari on the protests rocking the nation as disappointing and completely disconnected from the realities of the tragic occurrences in our country in the last two weeks. The party, in a statement by its national…

ENDSARS: INEC postpones October 31 legislative bye-elections…

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the October 31 bye-elections scheduled to take place in 11 states of the federation. National Commission and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr Festus Okoye, in a statement, said the commission took the decision following an emergency meeting with 37 Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) to review…

#EndSARS: Reps PDP caucus urges Buhari to wade in, plan...

Members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives has enjoined President Muhammadu Buhari to wade into the extrajudicial killings of protesters against the activities of the dreaded special anti-robbery squad (SARS). The caucus led by Rep. Kingsley Chinda (Rivers), after an emergency meeting in Abuja, condemned the brazen attack…

BREAKING: Buhari to make national broadcast at 7 pm

Tribune Online BREAKING: Buhari to make national broadcast at 7 pm Following detailed briefing by security chiefs on the current situation in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari will make a national broadcast Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 7 pm. A statement issued by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity) in Abuja,…

Keyamo, Moghalu, others to speak at Epiphany Azinge foundation virtual...

The minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, SAN and the 2019 presidential candidate for the Progressive Party (YPP), Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu among other dignitaries will speak at the Epiphany Aginge Foundation 2020 webinar colloquium on November 13. The virtual colloquium, initiated by Judge of the Commonwealth Secretariat Arbitral Tribunal, London and former…

Buhari presides over National Security Council

Tribune Online Buhari presides over National Security Council Following massive protests in the country for the past two weeks, President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned a meeting of the National Security Council. The meeting taking place inside the Council Chambers of the presidential villa, Abuja, is being attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the…

Groups task National Assembly on electoral reform, 2021 budget…

Peoples Life Improvement Foundation (PLIF) has blamed the fraudulent electoral system and bad leadership in Nigeria for the protests, which have turned bloody. The post Groups task National Assembly on electoral reform, 2021 budget appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Take responsibility for death of #EndSARS protesters, PDP charges Buhari…

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to take responsibility for the shooting and killing of peaceful and unarmed young protesters by military operatives at Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos on Tuesday night. “President Buhari is the Commander in Chief of the armed forces and the buck stops on his table”, the…

NDDC: President Buhari and the National Assembly should not sweep...

The delay of President Muhammadu Buhari to address the ongoing corruption being perpetrated by the Interim Management Committee at the Niger Delta Development Commission is sad and unfortunate. It calls to question Mr President’s reputation as an anti-corruption crusader. Despite being aware of the humongous fraud perpetrated by the IMC, which has run a regime…

Stop violent crackdown on protesters, Joe Biden tells Buhari…

Former United States Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has called on Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari to stop the ongoing violent crackdown on protesters in the country. “I urge President Buhari and the Nigerian military to cease the violent crackdown on protesters in Nigeria, which has already resulted in several deaths,” Biden said…