Buhari

$16bn electricity project: Buhari tackles Obasanjo, asks, ‘Where’s the power?’

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday threw a jibe at former President Olusegun Obasanjo for spending $16bn on power projects during his tenure, without corresponding power supply to Nigerians. Although he did not mention any name, Buhari said “a former Nigerian leader” was bragging at a time that his administration spent the amount on power sector, […]

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Court

Court orders arrest of ex-presidential panel investigator

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Monday ordered the arrest of a sacked private investigator for Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property,  Mr. Victor Uwajeh. The SPIPRPP recently sacked  Uwajeh, who is the Chief Investigator of the United Kingdom-based Global Private Investigators, for not disclosing that there were pending criminal […]

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Buhari

Buhari bad business for corrupt politicians, civil servants – Presidency

A presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, says the Buhari government is bad business for a number of parliamentarians, civil servants and security agents. Mr Shehu said corrupt politicians, public officers, police officers, Customs and Immigration officials who hitherto benefited from corrupt practices during previous administrations were uncomfortable with the Buhari administration. Mr Shehu, who is the […]

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Power

Experts Seek $100bn To End Power Crisis

Experts in the Nigerian energy sector have called for a total policy overhaul of the electricity industry to stimulate private sector participation as the current energy crisis may not abate with existing policy regime. They posit that about $100 billion investment are required to generate 100,000 megawatts of power, a feat that requires public-private participation […]

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Army

Army Challenges PDP To Provide Evidence Of Its Involvement In Kaduna LG Elections

1 Division Nigerian Army, Kaduna has challenged the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kaduna state chapter to back up their allegations of military’s involvement in the recently concluded Kaduna local government election with evidence instead of making a baseless and irresponsible conceived allegations. This was contained in a statement issued to Tribune Online on Saturday, May […]

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