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Buhari Reveals Why He Chose Tinubu, Read His Dull Farewell Speech 

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Buhari Reveals Why He Chose Tinubu, Read His Dull Farewell Speech 

 

 

 

 

PRESIDENT BUHARI’S FAREWELL SPEECH

FAREWELL SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF, FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA

 

Buhari Reveals Why He Chose Tinubu, Read His Dull Farewell Speech 

 

 

My fellow Nigerian brothers, sisters and friends of Nigeria.

2. I address you today, in my last assignment as a democratically elected President of our great and well-endowed nation, with a deep sense of gratitude to God, a great deal of appreciation to the Nigerian people and a modest sense of fulfilment.

 

 

3. Today we mark and celebrate another peaceful transition of power from one elected government to another in our steady march to improve and sustain Nigeria’s democracy.

 

 

 

4. This year we witnessed the most keenly contested Presidential Elections since the first Republic and this demonstrates that our democracy is getting better and more entrenched with each election.

5. We must as a nation improve and sustain gains we make in the electoral process, on an incremental basis for Nigeria to take its rightful place among Nations.

6. Our democracy provides for, allows and encourages seeking redress for perceived injustices, enabling some candidates and political parties that did not agree with the results to go to court.

7. Irrespective of the outcome of the various cases, I urge all parties involved to accept the decision of our courts and join hands to build a better Nigeria.

8. I salute the doggedness and resilience of all the Presidential Candidates and their political parties for believing in our judicial system by taking their grievances with the election results to court.

9. In the course of the campaigns, we had argued and disagreed on how to make Nigeria better but we never disagreed or had any doubts that Nigeria has to be better.

10. As your President, I call on all of us to bring to bear the strength of our individualism, the power of our unity, the convictions of our beliefs to make Nigeria work better and together with one spirit and one purpose.

11. To my brother, friend and fellow worker in the political terrain for the past ten years – Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu -, I congratulate you on the realisation of your dream, which was propelled by a burning passion to put Nigeria amongst the leading nations of the world.

12. You have indeed worked for this day and God has crowned your efforts. I have no doubt that your passion for excellence, reliance on competence, fairness in relationships, commitment to equity, loyalty to the country and desire for Nigeria to be globally relevant would come through for you, under God’s guidance, as you lead our country to levels higher that I am leaving.

13. You are the best candidate among all the contestants and Nigerians have chosen well.

14. The last eight years have been an exciting experience in my desire and commitment to see a Nigeria in which public goods and services are available, and accessible within a united, peaceful and secure nation.

15. Fellow Nigerians, on the strength of your overwhelming support for me and my political party, I started this journey with a great deal of promise and expectation from you. I never intended to be just politically correct but to do the correct things that will make meaningful impact on the lives of the common Nigerian.

16. This high expectation was not misplaced because, like the ordinary Nigerian, I had grown tired of watching the country progressively moving away from the path of correctness.

17. To ensure that our democracy remains resilient and our elected representatives remain accountable to the people, I am leaving behind an electoral process which guarantees that votes count, results are credible, elections are fair and transparent and the influence of money in politics reduced to the barest minimum. And Nigerians can elect leaders of their choice.

18. We are already seeing the outcome of this process as it provided an even playing field where persons without any political God-Father or access to money defeated other well-resourced candidates.

19. The Nigerian economy has become more resilient due to the various strategies put in place to ensure that our economy remained afloat during cases of global economic downturns.

20. You would all recall the supply chain disruptions and economic downturn that the world witnessed between 2020 and 2022 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The deftness of our response to the pandemic still remains a global best practice.

21. Furthermore, we increased the ability of the poor and rural Nigerians to earn a living, provided more food for millions in our villages and gave our women opportunities to earn a living.

22. Young men and women in urban centres were also supported to put their skills into productive use. Our administration also provided an enabling environment for the private sector to engage in businesses for which their return on investments is guaranteed.

23. The private sector proved a strong partner in our drive to build a resilient and sustainable economy as evidenced by the growing number of turn-key projects in various sectors of the economy.

24. In the course of revamping the economy, we made some difficult choices, most of which yielded the desired results. Some of the measures led to temporary pain and suffering for which I sincerely apologised to my fellow countrymen, but the measures were taken for the over-all good of the country.

25. Mindful of the need to ensure adequate infrastructure to drive economic growth, we completed age-long projects and processes notably amongst which are the Petroleum Industry Act, completion of some power projects, completion of the second Niger bridge and various important roads linking cities and states.

26. Our battle to ensure that all Nigerians live in a safe and secure environment has achieved considerable results. As I complete my term in office, we have been able to reduce the incidences of banditry, terrorism, armed robbery and other criminal activities considerably.

27. To sustain the gains made so far, I call on all Nigerians to be more vigilant and support the security agencies by ensuring that our values defined by being your brothers’ keeper govern our actions.

28. Up-till now, I still grieve for our children still in captivity, mourn with parents, friends and relatives of all those that lost loved ones in the days of the senseless brigandage and carnage. For all those under unlawful captivity our Security Agencies are working round the clock to secure their release unharmed.

29. Fellow Nigerians, you know how dear the desire in my heart is, to rid the country of corrupt practices that had consistently diminished our efforts to be a great country.

30. I did pursue this commitment relentlessly, in spite of the expected push back. I am happy that considerable progress had been made in repatriating huge sums of money back to the country and also taken over properties illegally acquired from our common wealth.

31. To improve service delivery, we began the implementation of a number of reforms aimed at producing an Efficient, Productive, Incorruptible and Citizen-oriented (EPIC) Federal Civil Service and the results are beginning to show.

32. On the international scene, Nigeria’s influence continues to grow as exemplified by notable Nigerians occupying headship and leadership positions in renowned global bodies.

33. Our democracy is built on and continues to thrive on the principles of separation of powers. The leadership and members of the National Assembly deserve my appreciation for their patriotism which did not detract from their roles as a check to the executive arm.

34. I also want to use this opportunity to express my appreciation to a good number of Nigerians who provided their support and encouragement to help me navigate the exciting journey in moving Nigeria forward.

35. I cannot and will not forget the millions who prayed for me during my illness in my first term of office. I am constantly praying for you and for Nigeria to thrive in peace.

36. As I retire home to Daura, Katsina State, I feel fulfilled that we have started the Nigeria Re-Birth by taking the initial critical steps and I am convinced the in-coming administration will quicken the pace of this walk to see a Nigeria that fulfils its destiny to be a great nation.

37. I am confident that I am leaving office with Nigeria better in 2023 than in 2015.

38. I thank you all. And may God Bless the Federal Republic

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40 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PASTOR DR. MRS. IFEOMA EZE

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*40 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PASTOR DR. MRS. IFEOMA EZE*

 

1. She was born on 20th July 1983

2. She is a native of Nando in Anambra East L.G.A of Anambra state Nigeria.

 

40 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PASTOR DR. MRS. IFEOMA EZE

3. Her parents are of Anglican origin where she and her siblings got moulded and groomed into Christ.

4. She holds a Bsc in Parasitology and Entomology from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.

5. She got born again on 31st May 2001 after a terrible accident that claimed the lives of people but her mum and brother were saved.

6. On 14th May 2005, she met a young Prophet of God for the first time and through God’s leading, the prophet proposed marriage to her the next day and on 1st April 2006, they got married. The Prophet’s name is Bishop Okwudili Eze

7. On 13th May, 2007, She and her Husband started the Church, Zion Heritage and Miracle Ministries at a new land off Amaeke junction by Bende Road, Umuahia. That was the same day her first son, David was dedicated.

8. She has three biological sons. They are David, Daniel and Dominion (known as Triple DCEs)

9. She has four biological siblings, including an only sister.

10. She has an exceptional gift of Discernment of Spirit and gift of Wisdom through which she has helped in pointing men and women connected to her to the right path in life.

11. She is a proud Educationist bagging numerous degrees across 5 different universities and Honorary Doctorates (including Doctor of Business Administration from the prestigious Gregory University and Doctor of Public Administration. She also has a Masters in Education Administration and planning from University of Abuja).

12. She and her Husband have written over 90 books that covers all spheres of life and mountains of influence.

13. She is a passionate songwriter who has written over 115 songs, and has 11 albums to her name (including a life worship concert series known as Pastor Ifeoma Eze live in concert – PIELIC)

14. She is a certified Marriage counsellor and relationship coach having enjoyed 18 years marital bliss.

15. She is one of Nigeria’s foremost Emotional Intelligence Expert/ Professional Trainer.

16. She is an uncontrollable giver, and has been known to help sponsor numerous young people in school and helped many to start businesses for their survival.

17. She is an Alumna of Harvard Business School where she studied Organizational Leadership.

18. She and her husband have been privileged to travel and minister in several countries within four continents out of the seven continents of the world.

19. She passionately loves her husband and spends more time with him than anyone else. He is her best friend and her sweetest memories outside encounter with God are moments spent jisting, laughing, dancing and playing with him.

20. She was ordained a Pastor at the age of 24 years in May, 2007.

21. She likes to spend happy times with her biological sons a lot and makes out time for them during their weekly family-time-out.

22. She honours her mother and Mother In-law a lot by caring for them and providing for them always.

23. She is a spiritual Mother and Mentor per excellence. She pours herself out in people and follows them up prayerfully with lots of encouragement until they excel and break through.

24. She is widely known for her attitude of humility and relates with people of all class and pedigree. She is humble despite the evidences of God’s manifest hand upon her life.

25. She hates four things greatly. They are sin, insincerity, injustice and Limiting beliefs.

26. Together with Her Husband, they vendor the mandate of Enthronement. She has helped her husband to raise so many pastors through Enthronement Bible Institute (EBI), some which pastor the church branches and others who now pastor their own churches and ministries.

27. She is a woman of integrity, sincerity and honesty.

28. She hates laziness and negative mindset. She never believes in impossibility. She believes there are alternatives to do things and these things have to be done the right and proper way.

29. She lives a very contented life and does not envy others because of what they have.

30. She is an astute Administrator with over 18 years experience in Church Administration, Education Administration, and Business Administration. She is also a member of CASON- Church Administrators Society of Nigeria.

31. Her day officially begins at 3am daily no matter how late she sleeps.

32. She is a role model per excellence that most young girls and ladies have admired and looked up to.

33. She is the founder and President of The Kings Rubies and Royal Daughters Fellowship. An NGO charged with the mission of assisting ladies conquer limiting beliefs about themselves in order to maximize destiny while empowering them to discover and fulfil their life’s purpose.

34. She is a rugged teacher and preacher of the word of God with signs, wonders and testimonies accompanying her ministry.

35. Her message revolves around Jesus incarnated, Jesus manifested, Jesus crucified, Jesus glorified and Jesus returning. She also speaks purpose into people.

36. She is the C.E.O of Heritage Records, A gospel recording studio in Abuja.

37. She is a Serial Entrepreneur, with different businesses.

38. She is a woman who has been accused, betrayed and offended by many, but she has a forgiving heart and remembers she has also been forgiven by God.

39. She is the Director of Lifted Kids Academy and Proprietress of World Changers Academy with Nursery, Primary and Secondary categories.

40. She is the host of Checkpoint and The Polymath. Two weekly online media series where she inspires and edifies people on life changing topics and messages.

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AMERICA IS COUNTING ON YOU, President JOE BIDEN TO DR DK OLUKOYA AS HE WAS HONORED (Video)

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AMERICA IS COUNTING ON YOU, President JOE BIDEN TO DR DK OLUKOYA AS HE WAS HONORED (Video)

 

Founder and General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, MFM, Pastor Daniel Olukoya was honored today, 21st of July, 2024 by the president of the United States of America, Joe Biden at the ministry’s America headquaters, Houston.

 

AMERICA IS COUNTING ON YOU, President JOE BIDEN TO DR DK OLUKOYA AS HE WAS HONORED (Video

 

The award of honor was presented by the official representative of President Biden for the impact of his life and ministry in changing lives of others. Biden stated that they recognized the lifetime achievement of the church and the founder as regards community service.

 

 

 

In his official statement from the white House to Dr Olukoya he stated that the American story doesn’t depend on one of us or some of us but on all of us. He congratulated Dr olukoya and his wife for their contribution to the American society and is delighted to present them with presidents lifetime achievement awards in recognition of 45,000 hours of service to the USA. He stated that his passion and service has helped in providing solutions to challenges facing the society. Therefore, America is counting on you says Biden in his written speech.

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Middle Belt Youths Won’t Protest Against Tinubu, Bago’s Administration – NCYG

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*Middle Belt Youths Won’t Protest Against Tinubu, Bago’s Administration – NCYG

 

 

The North Central Youth Group, a vibrant coalition of young people from the Middle Belt, has distanced itself from any form of protest against President Bola Tinubu and Governor Umar Bago of Niger State.

The group’s stance comes after a thorough evaluation of the leaders’ performances, which they say has brought hope, opportunities, and smiles to the faces of Nigerians, particularly the people of the North Central region.

A statement jointly signed by Abdullahi Mohammed and Barr Fidelis Elaigwu described President Tinubu’s administration as a beacon of light in just one year, illuminating the path to a brighter future for Nigeria.

They said Governor Bago has also been making giant strides in his administration’s focus on agriculture, education, and youth empowerment.

“President Tinubu’s visionary leadership has led to the implementation of the National Development Plan, a comprehensive blueprint for economic diversification and growth,” the statement said.

“This laudable initiative has already started yielding positive results, with the economy showing signs of stability and growth.

“Additionally, the President’s establishment of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council has brought together a team of experts who provide sage advice on economic matters, further solidifying his commitment to good governance.

“Moreover, President Tinubu’s dedication to youth empowerment is a testament to his belief in the potential of young people to drive positive change. His administration’s innovative programs, such as the National Talent Export Programme, the 3 Million Tech Talents (3MTT) initiative and Nigerian Youth Academy (NiYA) have provided countless opportunities for young Nigerians to acquire skills, gain employment, and start their own businesses.

“These initiatives have not only impacted the youth positively but have also positioned them as key players in the country’s development narrative.”

The statement added: “On his part, Governor Bago’s commitment to agriculture has transformed Niger State into a major food hub in the region, providing a sustainable source of food and income for the people.

“The Governor’s passion for education has led to the construction of new schools and the renovation of existing ones, creating a conducive learning environment for students to thrive.

“Bago’s reforms have had a direct and positive impact on the youth in Niger State. His administration’s youth empowerment programs have provided training, mentorship, and entrepreneurship opportunities for young people, enabling them to acquire skills, start their own businesses, and become self-sufficient.

“The Governor’s dedication to youth development is evident in his policies and actions, and we commend him for his unwavering commitment to the future of Niger State.”

The youths, therefore, described President Tinubu and Governor Bago as champions of good governance, visionary leaders, and true advocates for the welfare of Nigerians.

“Their selfless service, integrity, and passion for development have earned them our respect, admiration, and endorsement.”

They, however, urged other “youths to join us in supporting these leaders, who have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to our collective progress.”

The youths noted: “We recognise that challenges still exist, but we believe that President Tinubu and Governor Bago are working tirelessly to address them.

“We urge our fellow youths to be patient, supportive, and constructive in their engagement, rather than allowing themselves to be used by political manipulators. Let us work together to build a brighter future for ourselves, our region, and our country.”

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