Buhari: Revisiting the Halliburton Bribery Scandal

Revisiting the Halliburton Bribery Scandal SUMMARY OF ALLEGED PAYMENTS IN THE HALLIBURTON BRIBERY SCANDAL: 1. 1994-1995, Late Gen. Sani Abacha collected $40 Million USD 2. 1996-1998, Chief Dan Etete collected $2.5 Million USD 3. 1996-1998, M.D. Yusuf…Read More

State Governors got N9.6trn from FAAC in 4 years

CONTRARY to state governors’ claims of paucity of funds to pay workers’ salaries and run their governments, it has emerged that state governments received well over N9,629,440,575,160.42 in the last four years. That figure represented 26.72 per cent of…Read More

Timeline of Deadly Boko Haram Attack in 38 days. 556 killed so far

May 30 — 13 killed during an attempted night invasion of Maiduguri May 30 — 26 killed, in bomb attack on a mosque near Borno market May 31 — Four killed at Gamboru market, Maiduguri June 2 —– 17 killed at Maiduguri abattoir June 3 —– Four killed in attack…Read More

Buhari Goes from Nigeria’s Change Champion to ‘Baba Go Slow’

President Muhammadu Buhari took office a month ago on a wave of hope that he would quickly deal with a deepening economic crisis and an Islamist insurgency in the North. So far, he hasn’t met those expectations. While Africa’s biggest oil producer has been…Read More

Memo to Buhari: Orosanye report would save Nigeria N862 billion

As Nigerians wait on President Muhammadu Buhari to unfold an economic blueprint and appoint ministers to his cabinet, he is urged to carefully study the 660-page Oronsaye report. Investigations showed that had the Jonathan administration implemented the…Read More

Saraki and Ekweremadu should resign or be impeached

After the euphoria that followed the election of Bukola Saraki as Senate President and Ike Ekweremadu as Deputy Senate President, Nigerians should come to the rational conclusion that the process that led to the election of the key principal officers of the…Read More

Nigerians upset over first lady's flashy watch - BBC

Photos of Nigeria's first lady wearing an expensive watch led some Nigerians to ask whether they undermine President Buhari's "man of the people" image. In March, Muhammadu Buhari was elected as Nigeria's new president after a campaign which took a strong…Read More
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