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Buhari ran a criminal enterprise, not government- Omokiri

A former presidential aide Reno Omokri has accused former President Muhammadu Buhari of destroying Nigeria’s economy during his eight years in office. At the end of Buhari’s tenure in May 2023, Nigeria’s debt had almost doubled from 18 per cent to 35 per cent of the Gross Domestic Product, GDP. The Daura-born politician left inflation at 22.4 per cent. The ...

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Buhari became healthier after 2017 illness- Ex-aide

Bayo Omoboriowo, the official photographer of former President Muhammadu Buhari, said his former principal became fresher after recovering from his illness in 2017. Omoboriowo stated this in an interview on Channels Television on Monday. He also dispelled long-held rumours that Buhari became the “Jibrin of Sudan” after his long medical treatment in the United Kingdom. He said there was no ...

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My government was very transparent, says Buhari

Former President, Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that he did nothing under the veil of secrecy while in office. Buhari said he ran a transparent government and was as accountable as possible during his eight years as President. Buhari handed over to President Bola Tinubu, his party man, on May 29, 2023. The former President spoke at the launch of two ...

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Why I didn’t remove Emefiele as CBN Governor- Buhari

Former President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed why he did not sack former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele when there were speculations of his interest to run for the presidency in 2023. Buhari said that Emefiele never discussed it with him. This revelation and others were made public in a memoir titled “Working with Buhari: Reflections ...

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Buhari didn’t interfere in my cabinet composition- Tinubu

President Bola Tinubu praised former President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, January 16, for refraining from meddling in the selection of his 48-member cabinet in August 2023. The president disclosed this while giving his speech during the book presentation in honour of the former president of the country, Muhammadu Buhari. The book titled “Working with Buhari: Reflections of A Special Adviser, ...

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El-Rufai visits Buhari in Daura

The former governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has paid a courtesy visit to former President Muhammadu Buhari in his hometown in Daura, Katsina State. Muyiwa Adekeye, the Special Adviser on Media and Communication to the Ex-Governor, shared photos from the visit on his X (formerly Twitter) account on Monday. Adekeye noted that El- rufai’s visit to Buhari was the ...

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Cabal must have hijacked my administration- Buhari

Former President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that a cabal must have hijacked his eight-year administration. Buhari made this revelation in a recent interview with the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA). The former president said there is a possibility of losing the grip of power to a cabal. When asked if losing his administration to a cabal, Buhari said, “it must have ...

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Buhari didn’t bother about how appointees performed their duties- Ex-Minister

Adebayo Shittu said former President Muhammadu Buhari would not ask for his appointees in four years unless they met him. Shittu stated this in an interview on Channels TV’s Politics Today. According to the former minister, Buhari did not ask his ministers to account for how they run their ministries. He said, “Buhari did not give anybody any threat. As ...

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Buhari told me he regretted taking some decisions- Adeshina

Femi Adesina, former Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, has revealed that his former principal regretted some of the decisions he took while in office. Adesina, who spoke on Wednesday as a guest at a programme tagged ‘Media Dialogue with Femi Adesina’ organised by the Association of Veteran Journalists in Osun State, said it is normal ...

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Femi Adeshina reveals major enemies of ex-President Buhari

Mr Femi Adesina, spokesperson to former President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, disclosed that the last administration suffered a lot of propaganda due to the number of enemies around him. He alleged that some of the enemies that ganged up against Buhari included defeated members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, a section of the Church, who felt bad because a Christian ...

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