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Presidential inarguration will not hold on June 12 — Federal Govt

Nigerian Government has denied the rumour going round that the inauguration of Muhammadu Buhari for second term is May 29 not June 12 Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity stated this claims in an interview with a National newspaper where he debunked the...

Presidency warns PDP not to drag it against judiciary

The Presidency has admonished the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to stop dragging the presidency into their current sponsored media smear campaign against the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said the reports claiming that an...

Election: Presidency accuses PDP of baseless accusations

The Presidency has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of raising baseless accusations against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) commissioner, Hajiya Amina Zakari. The PDP had accused Zakari of partiality and casting doubts about her integrity as an electoral commissioner. In a reaction by the Senior Specal Assistant on Media...

Buhari replies Obasanjo, says his speech sign of confusion

The Presidency has dismissed the recent utterances by former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, as a sign of confusion not worthy of attention. Speaking to journalists in Abuja on Wednesday, presidential Spokesperson, Garba Shehu, said that whoever Obasanjo chooses to support at the 2019 elections is irrelevant. He said the former president had...

Presidency accuses Saraki of driving Nigeria to the cliff edge

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Sarki has been accused by the Presidency for driving the country to the cliff edge, as borders issues on 2019 budget. It further debunked Sarak's claim that he was not behind the delay of the Independent National Electoral Commission's 2019 budget, stating that since the...

Former SGF Babachir Lawal presented the names in 2016, Presidency defends ‘dead men’ appointments

The appointment list of new board members and their chairmen in various agencies and parastatals has generated much controversy after the Presidency was accused of enlisting dead people in its list. Reacting to the incident, the Presidency says the list was prepared two years ago by the former Secretary to...

Garba Shehu, Buhari’s spokesperson marks birthday

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, marks his birthday today Monday, November 27. He wrote on his Facebook profile, "It is my Birthday today. I'm grateful to Almighty Allah for his kindness and protection." Until his appointment as Presidential spokesperson, Shuhu was the president,...

President Buhari’s silent support for the South-East, By Garba Shehu

President Muhammadu Buhari’s two-day visit to the South-Eastern states of Ebonyi and Anambra is taking place at the most opportune juncture, to show support to a governor who has done so much in promoting the President’s policy on food self-sufficiency and to to endorse his party’s candidate in a...

Presidency, United Nations confident 2019 elections will be free, fair

2019 general election would be free and fair, Presidency assured Nigerians and international community on Monday. Speaking through Special Assistant Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the Presidency also attributed the credibility of 2015 to the then Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Attahiru Jega. Garba divulged this in a...

Presidency throws away 2014 Confab report

The 2014 Confab report of the former president Goodluck Jonathan would not be considered for implementation, though there are calls for the recommendation to be adopted, Presidency spokesperson, Garba Shehu said. Garba Shehu, who is the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, ruled out implementation of the report, Sunday night,...

Here’s what Buhari feels about restructuring of Nigeria

Until now, President Muhammadu Buhari has kept mum on the trending national discuss bordering restructuring Nigeria to mirror the old regional system and Federalism system of government. But on Friday, Buhari's position was unveiled by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, pointing that peace is very...

Presidency warns Nigerians on what they say

Nigerians have been cautioned on their statement, especially opinion leaders to exercise restraint in their choice of words to avoid heating up the polity and causing acrimony within the country. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu who gave the advice on Wednesday in a...

Why President didn’t intervene in case of man who named his dog Buhari — Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari saw the arrest and prosecution Joachim Iroko, a 41 year old trader arrested by the police in Ogun State for naming his dog ‘Buhari,’ as “a ‘laughable incident”, his spokesman, Garba Shehu, said late Thursday. In a short reaction posted on his Twitter handle, Mr. Shehu said...

Buhari’s agenda enlists him as one the best Nigeria’s presidents– Gaba Shehu

Gaba Shehu, the Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President, said President Muhammadu Buhari will still be one of the best Nigeria's president despite over-whelming critissm since May 29 2015 he assumed office. Nigerians have been experiencing hardship social and economically, especially in area of hike prices of commodity. But...

Why President Buhari is always traveling abroad, By Garba Shehu

I have been amused, reading a number of jokes concerning the frequency of the President, Muhammadu Buhari’s foreign trips. Questions have been raised about why so many visits, and what are the benefits Nigeria is getting? I will make it clear from the beginning that the critic is entitled to his...

Presidency reacts to report that Buhari spent N6bn in 6 month on presidential air fleet

The Presidency has expressed dissatisfaction about what it described as 'fictional report' about comment from some quarters on the maintenance of presidential air fleet. 'The Presidency had reported that it spent about N2 billion, but contrary report is hitting public knowledge that the true expenditure incurred was an outlandish N6 billion...

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