Former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar reportedly flown abroad

Former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar reportedly flown abroad By Wale Odunsi Former military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar is seriously ill, according to Thisday. The retired Army General may have suffered partial stroke. Abubakar was reportedly flown out of Nigeria about three weeks ago for medical treatment. He was first flown to Dubai […]

Breaking: Abdulsalam Abubakar meets Buhari in Abuja

By Nwafor SundayA former Head of State, Gen Abdulsalam Abubakar, and President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday met in Abuja. The reason for their meeting was not disclosed, but it will not be unconnected with the security situations, economic hardship and other social maladies affecting the country. Bashir Ahmad, Personal Assistant on New Media to the President […]

Anarchy spreading fast in Nigeria, former head of state sounds warning

From John Adams, Minna Former military Head of State Gen Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd) has warned that if nothing is done to address the rising tensions in the country, it might lead to a point of return. Gen Abdulsalami, who leads the National Peace Committee (NPC) described as unfortunate recent ethnic attacks in some parts the […]

Buhari in virtual meeting with Gowon, Obasanjo, Abdulsalami, Shonekan

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Violent clash on Friday erupted between Hausa and Yoruba communities in Fagba, Iju-Ishaga, Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Area of Lagos State with an unconfirmed number of persons killed in the process. Residents are in a panic. No presence of security personnel. According to an eyewitness, trouble started when a horde of hoodlums intercepted […]

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Gowon, Obasanjo, Abdulsalami attend Council of State meeting

Gowon, Obasanjo, Abdulsalami attend Council of State meeting — 22nd February 2018 As IBB, Shagari, Shonekan, Jonathan absent Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The third Council of State meeting under President Muhammadu Buhari is currently underway inside the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa. The three former Heads of State in attendance are Gen. Yakubu Gowon, Olusegun […]

Nnamdi Kanu: MASSOB vows to continue protests if…

…accuses DSS on fresh charges against Kanu Kanu’s detention may mar Nigeria —Ohanaeze Reactions trail killing of jubilating IPOB members in Onitsha Uwazuruike converts MASSOB to BIM youth wing, appoints 3 key officers By Francis Igata, Nwabueze Okonkwo & Ugochukwu Alaribe Tension is building up in the South-East and parts of South-South geopolitical zones following […]

[UPATED] Abdusalami panel meets Buhari, advocates fairness in anti-graft war

  A former military Head of State, Gen. Abdusalami Abubakar | credits: File copy Members of the National Peace Committee for the 2015 General Elections led by a former Head of State, Gen. Abdusalami Abubakar (retd.), on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari with an appeal to him to ensure that his administration follows due […]

Nigeria’s problems trouble me, says Abubakar

  Former Head of State, Gen Abdulsalami Abubakar | credits: A former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, has said that he is troubled by the challenges facing the country but he said he was optimistic that Nigeria would overcome. The ex-Head of State spoke in Ilorin, the capital of Kwara State, on Tuesday […]

Fatal sex: Fish seller interrogated by the police over the death of her male lover in her house

Afish seller, popularly known as Alhaja Adegbite in Oluwatedo community, Ayetoro-Itele in Ado Odo-Ota Local Government Area (LGA) of Ogun State, has landed herself in trouble. She is being interrogated by the police over the death of her male lover in her house. The man, a banker who also resided in the area, was said […]


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