Nigeria Is The Freest Nation To Live In The World – Lai Mohammed

2 months ago Roland 0
The outspoken Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has described Nigeria as the safest place to live in the world. Lai Mohammed said this on Monday while receiving Finland Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Jyrki Pulkkimen in his office. Lai Mohammed said President Buhari has not debar any Nigerians any freedom of speech since he Read More

Nigeria Secured Highest Convictions Globally In 2019 – Lai Mohammed

3 months ago ezekiel 0
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed on Monday December 30 announced that Nigeria secured the highest convictions globally in 2019. Highlighting some of Buhari-led administration’s achievement in its fight against corruption in 2019, the Minister stated that there is progress in all fronts including institutional reforms, loot recovery and prosecution of allegedly corrupt persons. Read More

#HateSpeech: Lai Muhammed Brain Behind Bill – Senator Fadahunsi

3 months ago festus dada 0
The Senator representing Osun East Senatorial District, Francis Fadahunsi has alleged that the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Muhammed is the brain behind the hate speech bill. Fadahunsi said the hate speech bill was aimed at crippling quality journalism. Fadahunsi who was speaking with Journalists at the weekend disclosed that the bill was targeted Read More

El-Zakzaky Detained For Crime, Not Religious Persecution – Lai Mohammed Tells US

3 months ago Fashanu 0
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said the detention of leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem el-Zakzaky, was “purely a criminal matter, which is being handled by a court of competent jurisdiction.” The Minister said while the government accepted constructive criticism from any quarter, it “rejects any attempt to sow Read More

Lai Mohammed Booed At AFRIMA Awards

4 months ago adaku 0
A mild drama ensued at the 6th All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) as the Minister for Information and Culture; Alhaji Lai Mohammed was treated to a cacophony of boos and catcalls while delivering a speech on the stage. About halfway through proceedings, the Minister was invited to make his speech and as soon as he Read More

We’ll Regulate Social Media Despite Criticism – FG

5 months ago ezekiel 0
The Federal Government has announced that it will regulate social media despite the criticism from all corners. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed who disclosed this while speaking to online publishers stated that they won’t be detered by any outcry against it. Lai pointed out that Nigeria is not alone in this and Read More

Corruption Has Been Driven Under The Table – Lai Mohammed

5 months ago Victor Adeola 0
Minister of information, Lai Mohammed, says it is fair to say corruption has “been driven under the table.” Lai Mohammed who spoke at a town hall meeting in Abuja on Thursday said although the war against corruption has been fought before, this is the first time that it is being backed by a strong political Read More

Nigerian Roads ‘Not In Poor States’, As Being Portrayed – Fashola

5 months ago Fashanu 0
The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday described reports on the poor states of Nigerian roads as mere hype. He also said that Nigerian roads were not as bad as they were being portrayed. In a chat with State House correspondents at the end of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided Read More

FG Commences Processes For Social Media Sanitisation – Lai Mohammed

5 months ago emeka 0
The Federal Government says it has commenced the process of injecting sanity into the Social Media space to prevent it from setting the nation on fire. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed this in an interview with newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja. “As a matter of fact, we have already put Read More

Crisis Hits APC As Gov. Abdulrazak Battles Lai Mohammed In Kwara

5 months ago festus dada 0
Crisis is brewing in the Kwara State chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over the leadership of the party in the state, Daily Independent has gathered. The development, Daily Independent learnt, has pitched the supporters of Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, and Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq against each other, a situation Read More