Buhari can’t be bullied and he won’t give money to settle secessionists – Garba Shehu

Presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari can’t be bullied by secessionists. Shehu who spoke at an event organised by the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday April 20, accused secessionists of being the problem of the country and further added that Buhari can’t be intimidated into giving them money. He also… Continue reading Buhari can’t be bullied and he won’t give money to settle secessionists – Garba Shehu

Release of the remaining Chibok girls is still work in progress – Presidency

As Nigerians mark the 7th anniversary of the abduction of the Chibok schoolgirls, the Presidency has assured that the Federal government is still working towards the rescue of the 122 of the girls still in Boko Haram captivity. Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, gave the assurance in a… Continue reading Release of the remaining Chibok girls is still work in progress – Presidency

Things like this cannot happen under President Buhari – Garba Shehu denies report of missing arms procurement funds

Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has dismissed reports that funds budgeted for the purchase of arms and ammunition for the war against insurgents have gone missing in the Buhari-led administration. According to him, things like that cannot happen under the Buhari-led administration. Garba was reacting to the report… Continue reading Things like this cannot happen under President Buhari – Garba Shehu denies report of missing arms procurement funds

#EndSARS Crisis/Looting: This country has been harmed enormously and the people must be prepared to account for what they did – Presidential aide, Garba Shehu

Presidential aide, Garba Shehu has raised an alarm of the country being harmed enormously following the looting that took place after the #EndSARS protest was hijacked.  Garba Shehu who noted that citizens have the right to protest while appearing on Channels Television’s “Sunday Politics”, stated that there is a law to take care of protests… Continue reading #EndSARS Crisis/Looting: This country has been harmed enormously and the people must be prepared to account for what they did – Presidential aide, Garba Shehu

Nigeria isn’t building rail line into Niger but only to the designated Border point – Garba Shehu makes clarification

Presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu has made a clarification on the controversial railway contract which the federal executive council recently approved.  Pointing out that an agreement between Nigeria and Niger in 2015 coordinated by the Nigeria-Niger Joint Commission for Cooperation has a plan for “Kano-Katsina-Maradi Corridor Master Plan, (K2M)”, Garba Shehu further stated that the two nations would each… Continue reading Nigeria isn’t building rail line into Niger but only to the designated Border point – Garba Shehu makes clarification

Garba Shehu defends DSS over Mailafia’s invitation; says N500,000 was not enough to tackle hate speech

Presidential spokesperson Garba Shehu on Wednesday August 19, lashed out at Nigerians who criticized the invitation of Dr Obadiah Mailafia by the Department of State Services (DSS) over his recent comment of a Northern Governor being one of the commanders of Boko Haram.  Speaking in an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today, Shehu insisted that the DSS… Continue reading Garba Shehu defends DSS over Mailafia’s invitation; says N500,000 was not enough to tackle hate speech

Expect surprises from Magu’s probe – Garba Shehu tells Nigerians

Presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu has told Nigerians to expect surprises from the probe of suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu.  Commenting on the probe in an interview on Channels Television, Garba Shehu advised Nigerians not to be confused by outbursts of anyone.  He said;  “I guess this is a question for… Continue reading Expect surprises from Magu’s probe – Garba Shehu tells Nigerians

No one can dictate to Buhari where to hold meetings – Garba Shehu fires back at PDP

Presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu has slammed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for criticizing President Buhari over the use of the federal executive council (FEC) chamber for the conduct of the national executive committee (NEC) meeting of the All Progressive Congress (APC). Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP spokesman had described the president’s action “as the height of corruption as… Continue reading No one can dictate to Buhari where to hold meetings – Garba Shehu fires back at PDP

Some traditional rulers in Katsina are aiding bandits – Garba Shehu

Presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu has accused some traditional rulers in President Buhari’s home state Katsina, of aiding bandits in attacks against their own people.  President Buhari’s media aide made the allegation while appearing on Channels Television’s “Sunrise Daily” on Monday June 15. He accused the traditional rulers of helping bandits to escape when security agencies are planning… Continue reading Some traditional rulers in Katsina are aiding bandits – Garba Shehu

Buhari trusts women more than men – Garba Shehu

Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, has disclosed that his principal trusts women more than men.  The Presidential Spokesperson disclosed this while making an appearance in an NTA programme on Friday May 29. When asked if President Buhari would appoint more women in his government, Shehu said;  “This is a… Continue reading Buhari trusts women more than men – Garba Shehu