Tag: abati

#BBNaija: Television as madness, by Reuben Abati

What a relief! So, the Big Brother Naija reality television programme is finally over. It ended Sunday evening with 23-year old Efe Michael Ejemba,...

Before Abuja Airport is shut down, by Reuben Abati

A few years ago, the Federal Government of Nigeria shut down the Port Harcourt International Airport to carry out what they called repairs or...

Abati honoured our invitation, says EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says former presidential spokesman, Dr Reuben Abati, honoured its invitation on Monday. This is contrary to media...

The unspiritual side of Aso Villa, by Femi Adesina

Let me begin with two clarifications. Aso Villa is not my home, I am just passing through. Even this world is nobody's home, we...

Abati: In Aso Villa, people have their bath with blood

People tend to be alarmed when the Nigerian Presidency takes certain decisions. They don’t think the decision makes sense. Sometimes, they wonder if...

The Buhari Legacy Project, by Reuben Abati

President Muhammadu Buhari’s strategists, if they are at work at all, are chasing ants and ignoring the elephant in the room. They do him...

Between the Journalist and the Spokesperson, by Reuben Abati

In the past few weeks, my colleagues who have taken over as spokespersons for the Muhammadu Buhari government and the All Progressives Congress (APC)...

The Mark Zuckerberg visit, by Reuben Abati

Mark Zuckerberg’s two-day visit to Nigeria has done a lot for the country; it is a pity no government official or agency has tried...

Still on that dog matter, by Reuben Abati

Last Friday, my phones rang again and again (thank God for dead phones gradually playing Lazarus), but what triggered that ring-ring was the...

The man who named his dog Buhari, by Reuben Abati

The one absolutely unselfish friend that a man can have in this selfish world, the one that never deserts him and the one that...