Buhari made the right choice appointing Prof. Gambari as Chief of Staff – Igbo group

The South East Emancipation Movement (SEEM) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s choice of Prof. Ibrahim Gambiri as his new Chief of Staff. Gambari, a renowned diplomat and academia, replaces Abba Kyari who passed away in April. The appointment of the Kwara native has been widely accepted by Nigerians with the South East Emancipation Movement the latest to show solidarity. In a statement signed by its coordinator, Comrade Nnaemeka Chukwuebuka, on Friday, SEEM expressed gratitude to the president for settling for someone with a clean slate and unblemished integrity like himself.…

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Group express displeasure over non inclusion of FCT indigenes on ambassadorial list

The Abuja Youth Residents Association (AYORA), express its displeasure over the non inclusion of FCT indigenes on the ambassadorial list presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly. It is a legal fact, duly established by judicial decision up to the level of the Federal Court of Appeal, that the FCT holds the status of a state in Nigeria and ought to receive all perks acruable to other states in Nigeria including government appointments in line with the federal character. Speaking with newsmen, the President of Abuja Youth Residents…

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My Encounter With The Humility And Wisdom Of Gen Buratai

By AE Ameh In the military, we are faced with several challenges. We are always on the go in the quest to keep the country safe and secured. I recall ten months ago when I was posted to Borno State from my previous posting in Taraba state; it was a case of mixed feelings for me as I didn’t know what to expect. Make no mistakes; I was not in anyway frightened. As an army officer, I had signed for it, and the issue of fear was far from it.…

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Don’t leave APC, ex SSAs urge former Edo COS, Akerele

Former SSAs to Edo state government that served between 2008 and 2016 have joined other well meaning Nigerians to celebrate the immediate past edo state chief of staff, Taiwo Akerele for his meritorious service to edo state. You will recall that Akerele serviced edo state for 11 years between 2009 and 2020 until he voluntarily resigned having risen to the position of chief of staff in the state. Taiwo Akerele was SSA policy and economic planning between March 2009 and May 2011 before been appointed as world bank project coordinator…

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