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Oct 1 speech: Ohanaeze, Ezeife, others blast Buhari - Vanguard

LAGOS – President Muhammadu Buhari's Independence Day broadcast elicited strong reactions from across the country, yesterday, with Ohanaeze Ndigbo and the Eastern Consultative Assembly, ECA, taking strong exceptions to the indictment of Igbo leaders ...and more »

Buhari: restructuring talks ignite calls for breakup - Daily Trust

President Muhammadu Buhari says though recent calls for restructuring are quite proper in a legitimate debate, they have let in highly irresponsible groups to call for dismemberment of the country. The president, therefore, cautioned those behind the ...and more »

Resolving The Corruption Albatross - The Tide

Today, October 1, 2017 marks the 57th birthday of the nation, Nigeria. Born October 1, 1960, Nigeria has been saddled with avalanche of problems in her quest to achieve laudable political administration, crime and crisis management and infrastructural ...and more »

Why agitations and separatist demands refuse to die - Daily Trust

By Tony Adibe (Enugu), Maryam Ahmadu-Suka (Kaduna), Yusha'u A. Ibrahim (Kano), Kehinde Akinyemi, (Abeok | Publish Date: Sep 30 2017 2:00AMFifty seven years after attaining independence, there is still unease in some parts of Nigeria, with some ethnic ...and more »

Buhari's food self-sufficiency drive is the real independence - Daily Trust

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 terrorism ...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 statesmanship and ...and more »

Buhari: we'll defend all Nigerians everywhere - The Nation Newspaper

President Muhammadu Buhari was in Maiduguri yesterday – to comfort injured soldiers and urge the Armed Forces to defend Nigeria's unity. Besides, he promised to secure all Nigerians wherever they live in the country. He also promised to support troops ...and more »

You're responsible for reforming Nigeria, Bakare tells Buhari - The Punch

The Serving Overseer of The Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor 'Tunde Bakare, has said the buck of championing the structural, institutional and constitutional changes to salvage Nigeria stops at President Muhammadu Buhari's table. The cleric stated this on ...and more »

Presidency lists 57 achievements of Buhari's administration - The Nation Newspaper

The Presidency on Saturday listed 57 achievements recorded by President Muhammadu Buhari's administration in the last two and half years. The achievements, according to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on media and publicity, Laolu Akande ...and more »

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

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. Buhari made his position known ...and more »