Buhari suspends ‘corrupt’ anti-corruption boss, Obono-Obla

The chairman of the Special Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property, Okoi Obono-Obla, has been suspended by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday. According to tweet posted by the president’s verified Twitter handle, the suspension takes immediate effect pending the conclusion of ongoing investigations by the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC. According to reports, […]

Senate President returns from Hajj, says we’re ready to work for Nigerians

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has said that with the recent constitution of the relevant parliamentary committees, the 9th National Assembly is now more than prepared to work for Nigerians. Mr Lawan spoke to newsmen at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, shortly after arriving from his pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, in the […]

BREAKING: El-Zakzaky begins journey to Nigeria

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigerian, IMN, popularly known as Shiites, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky is on his way back from the Indian hospital where he had gone to receive medical attention. The spokesman for the IMN, Ibrahim Musa, confirmed to DAILY NIGERIAN that the Shi’ite leader would begin his return journey back to Abuja […]

Nigerian government reveals ‘true story of El-Zazaky in India’

Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, who was taken to India for medical treatment, is frustrating the Indian hospital instead of subjecting himself to medical treatment, the federal government has said. The cleric, who was arrested in 2015 following invasion of his enclave by military personnel in Zaria, was […]

IBB at 78: The book that influenced his politics

some special dates in August. He was born on 17 August 1941. He is marking his birthday on Saturday (17 August) this week. On 27 August 1985, he overthrew Major General Muhammadu Buhari in a coup. It will be 26 years this month when he stepped aside from office (he did on 27 August 1993). […]