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‘Buhari cannot stop me from becoming president,’ Ex-governor says


Former Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido has said that President Muhammadu Buhari can’t stop him from becoming president in 2019.Lamido made the comment after police officers stopped a rally in Bamaina village during which youth were urging him to contest in the next general elections.
“The desperation by those in authorities of power today must know that the same God that have made Balewa, Ironsi, Gowon, Murtala, Shagari, Buhari, Babangida and Jonathan Presidents could do the same for me if Allah so wishes,” Lamido told The Sun.


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Senate President Bukola Saraki has told President Muhammadu Buhari that there is much suffering across the country and that he should make solving the current economic hardship his priority. He spoke on Wednesday at the 2017 Appropriation Bill presentation by the president.

How Buhari rejected ransom for release of Chibok girls


Professor of International Studies and author of a biography recently launched in Abuja, titled: “Muhammadu Buhari: The challenges of leadership in Nigeria,” Prof. John Paden, has said that Boko Haram insurgents had demanded €5bn (N1.7trillion) from the Federal Government as ransom for the release of the abducted Chibok school girls.

Paden disclosed that the President Buhari-led federal government rejected the demand

In the book, Paden said: “An additional issue was the status of the Chibok girls. Secret negotiations had been held regarding an exchange of Boko Haram prisoners for the girls.

National House of Assembly Summons Buhari over Recession


The joint session of the National Assembly has summoned President Muhammadu Buhari to come explain steps his administration has taken to end the economic recession.
The resolution was reached today at the Senate when it concurred to an original resolution of the House of representatives inviting the president for the meeting.
The lawmakers answered in the affirmative when the question was put by the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki.
“Distinguished colleagues that the senate do concur with the House of Representatives resolution on an invitation of Mr. President Commander in Chief, President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR to address a joint session of the National Assembly to intimate it on plans to get the country out of the recession.

Buhari Stole ‘I Belong To Nobody’ Line From Charles De Gaulle (DETAILS)


President Muhammadu Buhari is enmeshed in a fresh plagiarism scandal that shows him stealing the famous “I belong to everybody and I belong to nobody” quote from the late Charles de Gaulle of France.
The quote, which was smuggled into President Buhari’s May 29, 2015 inauguration speech, received a lot of commendation from Nigerians across political and religious divides. The quote immediately went viral and was listed by the BBC as the best quote out of Africa for the year 2015.