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Breaking News: Buhari Sacks EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Lamorde

The Chairman of the anti-graft body, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has been relieved of his duties by the Federal Government. Ibrahim Lamorde   Ibrahim Magu, a top level official of the Economic and Governance Unit of the EFCC, has been elevated to the position of chairman of the commission, replacing Ibrahim Lamorde who has held the position since ... Read More »

Buhari Moves To Resolve Unemployment Crunch

President Muhammadu Buhari has remained dogged in his policies to boost employment opportunities for young Nigerians in the country. This comes on the heels of a directive from the president to the Federal Ministries of Works and Lands, Housing and Urban Development to immediately prepare a plan of action for the speedy revitalisation and expansion of the nation’s vocational training ... Read More »

PDP Releases Official Statement on Buhari’s Promise of N5,000 For Unemployed Youths (Must Read)

The leadership of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP has offered an official response to the rejection of the motion to ensure the N5,000 campaign promise to unemployed Nigerian youths. Olisa Metuh The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Wednesday’s rejection by APC senators of the N5,000 monthly stipend, which they promised Nigerians during the electioneering, underscores the monumental hypocrisy of their ... Read More »

Saraki Replies President Buhari Over Ministers Without Portfolio Comment

No Big Deal About Ministers Without Portfolio- Saraki. President Muhammadu Buhari and Senate president, Bukola Saraki exchanging handshake after the presentation of the ministerial list to the president in Abuja on November 3, 2015. The Senate president, Dr Bukola Saraki, has replied President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment over the country’s inability to pay all the screened ministerial nominees. The Nigerian leader ... Read More »

All The Ministers Designate Will Get Portfolios – Presidency

Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Shehu Garba says that contrary to what is being interpreted from President Buhari’s chat with Channels TV in India last week, all the 36 ministers recently screened by the senate will get portfolios but not all of them will oversee a ministry. In an interview with Daily Trust, Shehu said ... Read More »

Tinubu Not Under Security Watch – Presidency

The presidency has denied claims that the national leader of APC, Bola Tinubu has been placed on security watch following allegations that he is working against President Buhari. A statement released by Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Buhari, Garba Shehu, says that the claims are false and unfounded. The statement reads  The attention of the Presidency ... Read More »

President Buhari Pays N268k Hospital Bill For Armed Robbery Victim

President Buhari Pays N268k Hospital Bill For Armed Robbery Victim (Photos) President Buhari yesterday visited the victims of Abuja bomb blasts at the National Trauma Centre.While at the hospital,he surprised everyone by paying the medical bills of an armed robbery victim. The mother of the victim- a young girl on seeing President Buhari broke down in tears over her inability ... Read More »

Buhari Reacts To Abuja Bomb Blast, Says Latest Attacks Expose Real Perpetrators Of Terror

President Buhari has released a statement reacting to the twin bomb blast that happened in Kuje and Nyanya in Abuja yesterday night. Read the statement personally signed by him below… “These cowardly attacks expose the real faces of the planners and perpetrators of these crimes. What quarrel do they have with the good people of Nyanya motor park? What issue ... Read More »

Don’t Behave Like Bullies, Buhari Warns Officers, Men Of Armed Forces

President Muhamma­du Buhari yesterday warned officers and men of the Armed Forces, to resist the temptation of behaving like bullies in the course of carrying out their constitutional duties to safeguard the territorial in­tegrity of the country. This was even as he noted that the fight against terror­ism cannot be realized with­out a credible and effective military. President Buhari gave ... Read More »

Tinubu, Amaechi Join President Buhari To Break Fast This Evening – PHOTO

President Buhari was joined by former Lagos state governor, Bola Tinubu and former Rivers governor Rotimi Amaechi to break Ramadan fast on Tuesday evening. The two joined Nigeria’s president at Aso Villa and it looks like they enjoyed the meal. Got a news tip/submission for us? E-mail: tip@onpointtv.net , Editor@onpointtv.net SUBSCRIBE TO OUR BB CHANNEL TO GET LATEST GISTS C004BB824 ... Read More »

Buhari Willing To Negotiate With Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that he is ready to negotiate with the dreaded BokoHaram according to his spokesperson, Femi Adesina. Adesina disclosed this in an interview with BBC Africa. He said if Boko Haram members are willing, the president will negotiate with them. However, this seem to be against the earlier stance of Buhari who during his campaign, promised not ... Read More »

Why Buhari Is Yet To Appoint Ministers – Presidency

Those expecting President Mohammadu Buhari to make ministerial appointments now may be highly disappointed as this may not happen now even if it does not take long time. Buhari has understandably drawn his scale of preference and top amongst his priorities are stamping out insecurity and corruption in the country. The decision of the president was the outcome of an ... Read More »