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You don’t make phone calls at checkpoints – Major-General Usman Mohammed warns

by Breaking Timeson December 10, 2019
The Chief of Civil Affairs in the Nigerian Army, Major-General Usman Mohammed, has said that the use of phones when approaching a military checkpoint is wrong. According to him, it is security loop for anyone to approach a checkpoint and at the same time, make use of his or her phone. “It is a security measure for […]

Nigeria back in the Abacha era – Gani Adams

by Breaking Timeson December 10, 2019
The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams has said Nigeria is drifting as a democratic nation and the rule of law is dying like under the military junta of Sani Abacha.   His comment followed the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore, convener of the #RevolutionNow movement by the DSS last week Friday. Adams described the arrest as a […]

President Buhari’s Administration Increases Borrowing to Finance Government Spending

by Breaking Timeson September 20, 2019
The World Bank and Nigeria are in talks for as much as $2.5bn (R37bn) in a new tranche of concessionary lending to Africa’s most populous country, Vice President for Africa Hafez Ghanem said. In the past year Nigeria received $2.4bn from the World Bank, Ghanem said in an interview in Abuja, the West African nation’s […]