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Nigeria independence: Buhari calls on Nigerians to be committed in fighting corruption - africanews

Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari has restated the commitment for his administration to fight corruption which he termed as the country's Number one Enemy. AdChoices. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. In his Independence broadcast to the ...and more »

2019: 'Hypocrisy' of political class on restructuring unmasked - The Punch

Less than 18 months to the 2019 elections, some politicians who were once opposed to or quiet on restructuring have started making a U-turn, an action that political pundits have tagged as hypocrisy. JESUSEGUN ALAGBE writes. In his 1968 book, The ...and more »

Believe in Nigeria, Saraki, govs tell citizens - The Punch

OUR CORRESPONDENTS. President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki; his predecessor, David Mark, and many state governors have congratulated Nigerians on the 57th independence anniversary of Nigeria,urging them to believe in the country. Saraki, in a ...and more »

Nigeria on the verge of another Civil War if not restructured —Bolaji Akinyemi - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor Bolaji Akinyemi, who was the Deputy Chairman of the 2014 National Conference, speaks on President Muhammadu Buhari's government, the ongoing agitation for restructuring and the way out of the growing ...and more »

ICYMI: Nigeria won't break up under me, says Buhari - The Punch

OLALEKAN ADETAYO. President Muhammadu Buhari has said the clamour for restructuring gave some groups which he described as “highly irresponsible” the leeway to call for the nation's breakup. He vowed never to allow such happen under him.and more »

Buhari's food self-sufficiency drive is the real independence - The Punch

Garba Shehu. President Muhammadu Buhari undertakes the political ritual of Independence Day broadcast to the nation this Sunday morning, in a speech that highlights major strides in the pet themes of the administration: anti-corruption, war against ...and more »

Nigeria at 57: President's speech reveals his deep seated grudges, unmitigated hatred for Igbos – HURIWA - Daily Post Nigeria

A pro- Democracy and Non-Governmental organisation-HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has dismissed the October 1st 2017 57th Independence broadcast by President Muhammadu Buhari as substantially deficient in ...and more »

Nepotism Is Too Prevalent In Buhari's Government – Junaid - Independent Newspapers Limited

Dr Mohammed Junaid, a politician, public commentator and critic, in this interview with Juliet Oyoyo, speaks on Nigeria at 57, the state of the nation and other issues. Excerpts: At the Independence of Nigeria in 1960, there were hopes that the country ...and more »

Nigeria @57: Buhari, Saraki, Sambo pray inside Aso Rock - The Punch

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday led dignitaries to attend a special Juma'at service in commemoration of the nation's 57th Independence Anniversary. The service was held inside a mosque near the President's office at the ...and more »

Nigeria at 57: Group charges military on Nigeria's unity, war against terrorism - Daily Post Nigeria

As Nigeria marks her 57 Independence anniversary today, a group under the aegis of Coalition of Civil Society for Transparency and Good Governance has hailed the Nigerian Army for being a guardian of good governance. Speaking at a plenary session in ...and more »