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Buhahari in “White Maria”???

Was Buhahari arrested after his Chatham House speech? See video of him leaving in a police van.         He arrived in a private people people carrier – see above.  Why was he leaving in a police van?  Someone nearby can be heard shouting “take the picture” and “we got him”. Is this related to the failed attempt …

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The Wild Bunch – Keke NAPEP

by Obinna Anyadike There are swarms of them in most Nigerian cities. Yellow, noisy and slightly dangerous, auto rickshaws provide cheap public transport – and a livelihood for tens of thousands of their drivers. The motorized three-wheeler taxis are known as “Keke-NAPEP” – a combination of the Yoruba word for bicycle and the acronym for a 2001 National Poverty Eradication …

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Buhari health watch – too many unanswered questions

APC presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari was meant to be in the UK for a “working visit”. Part of this visit,  according to an APC spokesman, included a speech at the Royal Institute of International Affairs aka Chatham House.  Buhari was said to have flown into London last Friday. There was no indication from Chatham House that Buhari was scheduled to …

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Excellency + sycophancy = mediocrity

Ibikunle Amosun, the governor of Ogun State, was on BEN TV on Saturday evening, with viewers phoning in with questions for the governor.  Most of the viewers and the host Alistair Soyode referred to the governor as “His Excellency”. This is common practice in Nigeria.  The president is “His Excellency”, his wife is “Her Excellency”, the “Excellency” list goes on …

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Buhari’s health saga: the plot thickens

APC presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari’s handlers released pictures yesterday to counter claims that he is being treated for a mystery illness.  They claimed the pictures were taken on his arrival in London. It has now been claimed that the picture above was taken a few weeks ago in the Kings Ambassador suite in the Transcorp Hilton Abuja. Additionally, his wife …

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Politricking with Buhari’s health

The APC put out the story that presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari was due in London to give a speech at Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs. As soon as this news broke, rumours started circulating that Buhari was ill and was being flown abroad for treatment. One source sent us a message with a photograph via Whatsapp of …

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Gangsta politricks in Igboland

When Muhammadu Buhahari’s APC campaign rolled into Aba, the headquarters of Ngwaland in Abia State in January this year, the traditional ruler gave him the chieftaincy title “Ogbuagu of Aba” (Tiger-killer). The man that planned this was Eze Bernard Enweremadu, the Ezeukwu of Ngwaukwu. After Buhahari left town, governor Theodore Orji of Abia State (PDP), known as “Ochendo” by his …

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