which is not based on any convincing evidence, is coming barely eight
days after the Nigerian President flew to London for his scheduled
follow-up medical treatment.
from the same platform in the past have proven to be false.
wild rumour of the President’s death began to spread again for the
second time in the last four months on the internet on Sunday evening,
May 14, 2017 after a fresh report by Metro UK.
Buhari returned to London on Sunday, May 7, 2017 for a scheduled
follow-up medical checkup after receiving the recently released 82
the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu
Buhari had said no one except the president himself can tell the world
what is wrong with him.
is only the president himself that can declare that. It is within his
prerogative to do that. Nobody can do it for him. Not even the doctors
treating him can do it for him. Under the Hippocratic Oath, nobody can
do it except the patient.
the Hippocratic Oath, it says that even the doctor has no right to
reveal the health status of his patient to anybody. So, it’s only Mr
President that can say what exactly is wrong with him,” he said.
do some people rage and imagine vain things? It is the counsel of God
that shall stand. May God bless all those praying for PMB,” he tweeted.
Naira appreciates to 386/dollar
The naira has appreciated to 386 agast the United States dollar as the Central Bank of Nigeria continues to supply dollars into the foreign exchange market.
experts, the naira’s outlook remains stable in the near term as the
regulator steps up efforts to improve dollar liquidity and achieve
exchange rate convergence.
Don’t lose hope in Nigeria, Adeboye urges Christians
Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, in Jos on Sunday
urged Christians not to lose hope in Nigeria but to believe that there
is no problem impossible for God to solve.
maintain a peaceful disposition towards one another, no matter the
situation they found themselves, saying it was only through such acts
that their prayers would be answered.
inter-denominational service held at Kassa in Barkin Ladi Local
Government Area of Plateau State, where he rounded off the RCCG 2017
Northern Ministers and Workers Conference, with the theme, “The
Residents flee Ado-Ekiti over one-year power outage
Life has become miserable for residents of six communities along
Igirigiri Road in Odo Ado area of Ado-Ekiti as a one-year power outage
has crippled socioeconomic activities.
Landlords in the communities are calling on Benin Electricity
Distribution Company (BEDC) to power a transformer recently repaired by
of Ado Ekiti Local Government, Ayodeji Ogunsakin, to the tune of N2 million.
They said the prolonged blackout has led to a mass exodus of residents
including tenants from their houses which has deprived them of income as a good number of them (landlords) are pensioners.
The affected communities are Ayunbo 1, Ayunbo 2, Ayisola 1, Ayisola 2,
Umesi and Akinyede.
Youths are consequently planning a public protest but are being calmed down by the elders who fear that the protest could turn violent.