President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday visited Yola where he insisted that he had fulfilled major promises made to electorate during his political campaign.
President Buhari, who paid homage to Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo at his palace, said that the fight against corruption and maintaining peace and security were among the priorities of his administration.
“We appreciate security progress in the North East and the country at large.
He explained also that economic development has improved, especially in the area of agriculture.
“We are lucky that for the past two years farmers across the country experienced excellent harvests,” Buhari said.
Speaking further, the president said that Federal ministry of agriculture and Central Bank of Nigeria would continue to support famers in years to come in order to sustain sufficient national food production and economy growth.
He said he was aware of the abandoned Chochi water and irrigation project in Yola South local government area and explained that no one should be blamed for it.
Barkindo had advised President Buhari not to listen to the call by some “empty barrel Nigerian elite’’ that he should not seek for a second term.
“I am calling you to remain focus, stand firm and don’t listen to the empty barrels Nigerian elites who are calling you not to re-contest for 2019 Presidential election.They are burying their heads in shame and telling people that Buhari’s led Government has done nothing,” Barkindo noted.
He also noted that the elite had forgotten that Buhari introduced Treasury Single Account where Tens of Trillions of naira belonging to Nigerian people was saved.He listed some of the visible achievements of Buhari to include security, economy and fight against corruption.
He appealed to the Federal Government to look into the Chochi water and rice irrigation project which he said was abandoned for over 20 years .
The monarch appealed to the president to intervene and reconsider the upgrading of Moddibo Adama University of Technology, Yola into full pledge conventional university with schools of management, Information Technology, Health among others
Black Panther is the sequel to 2012’s ‘The Avengers’ and 2015’s ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ and it is presently the most talked about movie at the moment. The movie has received positive reviews but not without negative reviews.
Most of the reviews have to do with the black casting of the movie. Controversial OAP,Daddy Freeze has now criticized the movie, claiming it is overhyped. OAP Freeze believes the movies is neither promoting black culture nor adding any significant value to us. Above all, he explained it isn’t black people who will be making money from the movie, but the White producer and financier.
“She is right, the overhyped movie is neither promoting black culture nor adding any significant value to us… They are using our sentiments to cash in, while the real money makers are the producers, the marketers and the financier….. and they ain’t us! ~FRZ. #FreeTheSheeple”
Tboss speaks on forgiveness after going to church with kemen
Former controversial Big Brother Naija 2017 Housemate, TBoss has declared that she’s ready to “finally” move on from the drama between her and her fellow former housemate, Kemen.
Sharing a picture of herself and Kemen, Tboss who was the 2nd runner up of the show revealed that they both attended church service together last Sunday and coincidentally, the pastor at the church preached about forgiveness.
She used the medium to mention to her fans that she has finally gotten over the saga in the 2017 Big Brother Naija house that led to the Kemen’s disqualification during the show.
She shared the above photo and wrote;
“#throwback to last Sunday when we...
Yobe Governor Visits Dapchi, Says No Girl Rescued
Governor of Yobe state, Ibrahim Gaidam, has confirmed speculations going round that none of the students of Government Girls Science Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe state, in captivity of suspected Boko Haram insurgents, has been rescued.
In an earlier statement, the State government had spoken of the rescue of the girls by the military. The governors spokeman, Abdullahi Bego, issued on his behalf:
“The Yobe state government hereby informs the public that some of the girls at Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) whose school was attacked by Boko Haram terrorists last Monday have been rescued by gallant officers and men of the Nigerian Army from the terrorists who abducted them,”.
“The rescued girls are now in the custody of the Nigerian Army. We will provide more details about their number and condition in due course.”
However, tune changed when Gaidam visited...