What Stirred Buhari’s Anger Against CJN Onnoghen

CJN REPRIMANDS BUHARI TO HIS FACE: LEARN TO OBEY COURT JUDGMENTS AND ORDERS The Chief Justice of Nigeria, (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen, has strongly reprimanded President Muhammadu Buhari over the President’s now legendary serial disobedience of court orders. Justice Onnoghen reproached the President to his face at the opening session of the 2017 All Nigeria Judges’ conference. Justice Onnoghen told Buhari to learn from countries like Kenya and the United States where “Rule of Law in practice” was evident. He pointed out that in those two countries recently, their Presidents…

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Buhari Sends Army To Seal Daily Trust Over Editorial: “FG Is Running Out Of Excuses”

Armed Military Men Arrest Daily Trust Journalists in Maiduguri Armed military men have invaded Daily Trust regional office in Maiduguri, Borno State and arrested the Regional Editor, Uthman Abubakar and a reporter Ibrahim Sawab. They also invaded and sealed the Abuja headquarters of the Newspaper. This latest authoritarian and dictatorial action may be connected with the lead story of Daily Trust on Sunday on military operation in the North East. We hereby rerun the story: Reports last week that Boko Haram’s Islamic State in West Africa Province [ISWAP] faction had…

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76 Apathetic Boos For President Buhari

He celebrates 76 years, we are mourning 3 years of brutal suppression and contemptuous detention. @MBuhari celebrates 76 years, but unjustifiably & brutally terminated the lives of over a 1000 innocent citizens. The pains & anguish @MBuhari has put us through… We boo Buhari because: 1. He has shown us that the rule of law is a myth. 2. He has redefined corruption and gave it a new perspective and narrative 3. He has repeatedly shown us that equality before the law is non existent 4. He promised Public declaration…

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Nobel Laureate, Soyinka, Chides Buhari Over Zakzaky Detention; “You are A National Embarrassment”

NOBEL Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, lampooned President Muhammadu Buhari over his alleged refusal to obey court orders, describing it as a national embarrassment. Soyinka spoke as many prominent Nigerians called for the restructuring of the country as a way out of the present challenges against the unity of the country. They spoke at the Handshake Across Nigeria summit titled: ‘Nigeria beyond oil’, organised by Nzuko Umunna and The Core Federalists, which took place in Lagos. The summit was graced by prominent Nigerians, among whom were the President-General of Ohanaeze…

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Christian Leaders Tell Buhari To His Face: Release Sheikh Zakzaky, Stop Using Live Ammunition On Citizens

Facing a tyrant and telling him some hard truths requires some valour, a quality lacking these days among Clerics, especially of the Islamic faith, where the Prophet (S) even equated it to one of the best forms of Jihad (Struggle). However, this was the quality that was exhibited by Christian leaders when they met the maximum Tyrant of the land, President Muhammadu Buhari last Friday in Abuja under the auspices of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN). Very much unlike a similar visit by Muslim Clerics earlier whose praise-singing of the…

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Govt Plots Ways To Stall Possible Court Granting Bail To Sheikh Zakzaky

Reports reaching us from very reliable sources indicate that the government of President Buhari is sweating it out on how best they could avert a potential granting of bail to ailing Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife by the Kaduna state high court. These high level schemes are being discussed and they are leaving no stone unturned to see that the Judge doesn’t deliver his ruling on the bail application entered by the Sheikh’s lawyers led by Mr Femi Falana SAN. In the last two court sessions, flimsy excuses were…

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Buhari Vows To Protect Gandollar At All Costs As Transparency International Calls For Independent Probe

Reports from very highly reliable sources close to the presidency have confirmed that president Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to protect the embattled Kano state governor, Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje who was caught on video taking kickbacks and bribe in raw foreign currency, even as Transparency International Nigeria on Tuesday demanded an independent investigation. Till date, the presidency has maintained sealed lips over the scandalous event even with the purported anti-corruption crusade of his government. The Nigerian Broadcasting Commission of Nigeria (NBC) has allegedly issued a directive to all Broadcasting stations Nationwide…

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PMB Is More Than Clueless, Doesn’t Deserve Second Term – Prof Soyinka

The renowned Nigerian Novel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has come out to express his regrets at supporting President Muhammadu Buhari, whom he described as the most scandalous and direction less President that Nigeria ever had. Prof Soyinka said supporting Buhari for a second term in office would be “unpardonable evil.” According to the prof, president Buhari is more than clueless and certainly does not deserve a second term. For the past few weeks, there have been a lot of high profile Nigerians who have come out to publicly oppose the…

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Lifeless Affairs: Buhari Bans Dead Man From Traveling Abroad

The lifeless President of Nigeria has again demonstrated his special link with the dead when he banned a dead person who was buried only last month from traveling in the recent so-called Executive order number 6. In the list made public, Innocent Umezulike, former Enugu State Chief Judge, who was buried last month, is listed among the 50 banned by President Muhammadu Buhari from traveling. It will be recalled that only some few months ago Buhari named some dead persons as Chairmen and members of Boards of federal government institutions…

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What Courts Need To Do Over Buhari’s Refusal To Release Dasuki, El-Zakzaky From Prison – HURIWA

A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, on Tuesday urged the judiciary to prevail on President Muhammadu Buhari to obey “subsisting” court orders. HURIWA made the appeal while lamenting the continued incarceration of former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col Sambo Dasuki and the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria also known as Shiite, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. The body called on the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, President of Court of Appeal, Mrs. Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa and Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Adamu Abdul-Kafarati…

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