Buhari not leaving for US – Lai Mohammed

Buhari not leaving for US – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is not travelling to the United States of America as being alleged in some quarters.   Thee Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who said this in a statement in Abuja on Sunday, urged Nigerians to disregard any such news,  which he described as […]

No amount of hate will wipe out Buhari’s achievement – Lai Mohammed

No amount of hate will  wipe out Buhari’s achievement – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said on Thursday that no amount of hatred will obliterate the solid achievements recorded by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. The minister stated this in Abuja while declaring open the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, Annual Lecture and 25th Anniversary celebration of creation of the Commission. Mr. […]

Buhari seeks medical treatment abroad because he deserves the best – Lai Mohammed

Buhari seeks medical treatment abroad because he deserves the best – Lai Mohammed

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has given reasons why President Muhammadu Buhari shunned Nigerian hospitals and decided to travel to the United Kingdom to seek medical attention. Mohammed spoke during a live radio programme titled, ‘Morning Crossfire’, on Nigeria Info Abuja 95.1FM, on Thursday. An angry caller had criticised […]

I’ll sign the budget when it’s right – Osinbajo

I’ll sign the budget when it’s right – Osinbajo

I was misquoted – Lai Mohammed By Sarah Okunbor The spokesperson to the Vice President of Nigeria, Acting President Yemi Osinjao said his boss would sign the 2017 budget when he is satisfied with it. This was in reaction to a statement credited to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed who reportedly […]

PDP says cabal ruling Nigeria as Buhari misses FEC meeting again

PDP says cabal ruling Nigeria as Buhari misses FEC meeting again

The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has alleged that a cabal is now ruling Nigeria. It believes the health challenge of President Muhammadu Buhari has shown that some individuals have taken over the running of the government from the ailing President. The reaction of the committee followed the inability of Buhari to […]

Nigeria may move out of recession in June – Lai Mohammed

Nigeria may move out of recession in June – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said on Saturday that Nigeria was gradually moving out of recession. Mohammed, who was represented by the Managing Director of the News Agency of Nigeria, Mr Bayo Onanuga, made the assertion at the biennial convention of the Nigerian Guild of Editors in Lagos. He said that […]

Nigerians elected a responsive, responsible, capable FG – Lai Mohammed

Nigerians elected a responsive, responsible, capable FG – Lai Mohammed

The timely completion of the Abuja International Airport runway has confirmed that “Nigerians elected a responsive, responsible and capable federal government”, under President Muhammadu Buhari. The minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said this on Wednesday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in a statement signed by his Special Adviser, Mr Segun Adeyemi. The completion […]

Why Buhari was absent at weekly FEC meeting – Lai Mohammed

Why Buhari was absent at weekly FEC meeting – Lai Mohammed

President Muhammadu Buhari did not attend the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, because he was attending to “other issues”, Information Minister, Lai Mohammed, has said. The meeting, which held inside the council chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Wednesday was presided by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo after Mr Buhari failed to […]

Release Buhari medical bill – Reno Omokri replies Lai Mohammed

Release Buhari medical bill – Reno Omokri replies Lai Mohammed

Reno Omokri, a former aide to the former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has taken a swipe at the  Minister of Information and Culture over a certain statement credited to him. Lai Mohammed had said that Presidency couldn’t release the medical Bill of President Muhammadu Buhari for the sake of National Security. Reacting, Omokri […]

FG Will Protect, Reward Whistle-blowers – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has reiterated the government position to protect and reward whistle-blower who provide information that would lead to the recovery of stolen funds or assets

FG Will Protect, Reward Whistle-blowers – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has reiterated the government position to protect and reward whistle-blower who provide information that would lead to the recovery of stolen funds or assets In a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday, the Minister said the Federal Government will protect the identity of all whistle-blowers, whether in the […]