News - Buhari

IGP Decorates Newly Promoted Senior Police Officers; Emphasizes Renewed Commitment To Duty

5 years ago /
Security 

As part of efforts aimed at repositioning the Nigeria Police Force as a leading national, professional and efficient Law enforcement organization, the Inspector-General of Police, Acting IGP Suleiman Abba, NPM, NPOM, mni has today, Wednesday, 3rd September, 2014, at the Force Headquarters, Abuja, decorated two newly promoted Assistant Inspectors-General of Police, thirty Commissioners of Police and seven Acting Commissioners of Police. Among the decorated officers are AIG Buhari Tanko, AIG Johnson Ogunsakin, CP Austin Iwar the Principal Staff Officer (PSO) to the IGP and the Force PRO, Ag. CP Emmanuel Ojukwu.    

Atiku May Declare Presidential Ambition Sept 24

5 years ago /
Nation  Politics 

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, is considering to declare his 2015 presidential ambition on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 according to punchng.

300,000 APC Members To Choose Presidential Candidate

5 years ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that it will conduct a primary election in which at least 300,000 of its members will determine the party’s presidential candidate for the 2015 election.

Tinubu, Buhari, Akande, Others Make APC Board Of Trustees

5 years ago /
Politics 

Nigeria’s main opposition party, the All Progressives Congress has appointed at least 74 persons, ranging from former Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari; and former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu as members of its Board of Trustees.  

Northern Elders Give Jonathan October Ultimatum On Chibok Girls

5 years ago /
Nation 

The Northern Elders Forum on Monday gave President Goodluck Jonathan October deadline to produce the over 200 Chibok schoolgirls abducted by the Islamic sect, Boko Haram or forget his 2015 presidential re-election bid.  

IGP Clears FG Over Attack On Buhari

5 years ago /
Security 

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba has exonerated the federal government from any involvement in the plan to kill a former Head of State, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), according to an interim investigation by the police.

President Jonathan's Comment On Buhari Uncalled For - Asari Dokubo

5 years ago /
Nation 

The Leader of Niger-Delta Peoples Volunteers Force, Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, on Tuesday slammed President Goodluck Jonathan over his comment that Nigeria would have boiled if a former Head of State Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) had died in the Kaduna blast

APC Calls For International Inquiry Into Attempted Assassination On Buhari

5 years ago /
Politics  Security 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called for an international inquiry into Wednesday’s assassination attempt on its leader, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, to unravel the motive and the perpetrators of the dastardly act that could have plunged the country into a deep turmoil, had it succeeded.

Nigeria Would Have Been On Fire If Buhari Was Killed - President Jonathan

5 years ago /
Nation 

President Jonathan on Sunday declared that Nigeria would have been in turmoil if the bomb blasts in Kaduna which was apparently targeted at former Head of State and APC chieftain Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd) and Islamic cleric Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi had killed them.      

Police Investigative Team Meets Buhari On Kaduna Bombing

5 years ago /
Security 

A four-man investigative team set up by the Inspector General of Police to investigate the twin bomb blast targeting former Nigerian head of state, Muhammadu Buhari and Dahiru Bauchi, arrived Kaduna Saturday.

Nigerian Troops Arrest Kaduna Bomb Suspect Dressed As A Woman

5 years ago /
Security 

Troops are holding a man suspected to be connected with the explosion targeted at General Buhari on Wednesday.  The young man who was apprehended by military patrol team that swooped on the area immediately after the explosion, had disguised as a woman clad in female garb to exude femininity with a brazier affixed to his chest.  The suspect was arrested while trying to fizzle into a crowd of onlookers when the patrol team arrived the scene.  Youths in the area attempted to mob him while he was being arrested but were restrained by troops who quickly whisked him away in an armoured personnel carrier.   He is currently being interrogated by security agencies in a bid to ascertain his links.

David Mark Calls For An End To Terrorism

5 years ago /
Nation 

Senate President, David Mark has for the umpteenth time urged the perpetrators of terrorism acts terminating lives of innocent Nigerians to sheathe their swords no matter the issues. He said killings couldn’t be a solution to any problem.  

Terrorism: Stop The Blame Game - Cardinal Onaiyekan

5 years ago /
Nation 

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has exonerated itself from insinuations that they have connections with the Boko Haram insurgency.     

Nigeria Is Capable Of Tackling Terrorism - Buhari

5 years ago /
Nation 

Former Nigerian head of state, general Muhammadu Buhari says the bomb blast targeted at him on Wednesday is not religious or ethnical but an act of terrorism.   

24-Hour Curfew In Kaduna Lifted

5 years ago /
Security 

The 24-hour curfew imposed yesterday in Kaduna, the capital of Kaduna State, has been lifted.

I Was The Target Of Kaduna Attack - Buhari

5 years ago /
Nation 

Former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari says he narrowly escaped assassination attempt in Kaduna.    

President Jonathan Condemns Kaduna Bombing

5 years ago /
Security 

President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned the bombing in Kaduna Wednesday, which appeared to have targeted former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari and prominent Islamic cleric, Sheikia Dahiru Bauchi.    

Breaking News: General Buhari Survives Bomb Attack In Kaduna

5 years ago /
Nation 

APC chieftain, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari has survived a bomb attack in Kaduna, as his vehicle was destroyed. This attack occured as a second explosion rocked the Kaduna metropolis some few minutes ago. Reports say that three of his aides were injured in the blast. More details shortly........

Al-Makura Returns From Abuja To Nasarawa

5 years ago /
Politics 

Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa state returned to the state yesterday after a week’s stay in Abuja following the decision of the state House of Assembly to serve him an impeachment notice.    

PDP And APC Bicker Over Burning Issues In The Nation

5 years ago /
Politics 

Nigeria's ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP and the leading opposition, All Progressives Congress, APC are embroiled in a war of words over former head of state, General Muhammadu Buhari’s state of the nation’s statement.