Senior special assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on media and publicity, Garba Shehu, explained that government was worried that there could be a breakdown of law and order if the Islamic cleric was allowed to return home.
Senior Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, has said that Nigerians are happy and satisfied with the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, adding that the President will not find it difficult winning another election even if “one is to be held today”.
Spokesman to Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Imam Imam, said that the money is part of the State’s counterpart fund in a N2 billion intervention fund to be floated in collaboration with the Bank of Industries, BOI.
Spokesperson of the Tin Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs, Uche Ejesieme, also confirmed the incident but said details would be made public later.
The CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, also reiterated that the bank will increase its foreign exchange interventions by making sure that there is no shortage of forex for business transactions in the country.
According to the report, the economy contracted by 0.52 percent year-on-year which the NBS said is the best performance in the last four quarters.
Greater Manchester Police said the lone male attacker, who died in the blast, was carrying an improvised explosive device which he detonated.
The former President noted that Nigeria has the capacity to produce enough to feed its citizens, but added that insurgency in the Northern region, the country’s food basket, is adversely affecting food production and security.
Speaking at a parliamentary session to mark the 50th anniversary of the creation of Lagos State, Tinubu said Nigerians will resist any attempt to plunge the country back to the dark days of military rule.
Speaker of the Kano State House of Assembly, Kabiru Alhassan Rurum, said the Assembly was suspending its investigations into the Kano State Emirate Council, following a letter from the Governor, Umar Ganduje.