1293 results found for Aisha Buhari

Osinbajo visits Sultan, APC stakeholders, harps on Nigeria’s unity

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President and an All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential aspirant in the 2023 election, has called for understanding and tolerance among Nigerians. Osinbajo stated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 11 minutes ago | seen 13 times

Tags: Vice president Yemi Osinbajo, All Progressives Congress (APC), President Muhammadu Buhari,

Tenure elongation: PDP is delusional, lacks cognitive reasoning- BMO

Claims by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of a ploy to extend President Muhammadu Buhari’s tenure is a diversionary tactic in the aftermath of the crisis... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 17 hrs ago | seen 50 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Buhari Media Organisation (BMO),

Buhari urges closer collaboration against economic challenges in West Africa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has called on executives of banking institutions in West Africa to forge a closer collaboration to tackle economic challenges confronting the sub-region. The president... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 18 hrs ago | seen 20 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, West African Bankers Association (WABA),

Simbine is NISER's first female DG

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Prof. Antonia Taiye Simbine as the first female Director-General of Nigeria’s National Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER). The appointment takes... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 18 hrs ago | seen 31 times

Tags: Prof. Antonia Taiye Simbine, president Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, NISER

NASS will ensure full implementation of NHIA — Sen. Oloreigbe

THE Chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Sen. Ibrahim Oloreigbe, says the National Assembly (NASS) will, via its oversight functions, monitor and ensure full implementation of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 19 hrs ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Ibrahim Oloreigbe

Mixed reactions trail FG’s plan to impose tax on phone calls

A cross section of Nigerians have reacted against a new Federal Government directive to impose tax on telephone calls, according to a survey conducted by a  Correspondent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 19 hrs ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Aminu Magashi, Prof. Oyewale Tomori, Taiwo Oyedele, Muhammadu Buhari

How I got APC nomination form: Ex-Minister

MR Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, former Minister of State for Education, says about 3,150 Nigerians contributed money to purchase his N100 million All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential nomination... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 19 hrs ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba

Looters shouldn’t escape justice again, Buhari warns Judiciary

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says every corruption case lost on technical grounds raises questions about judiciary’s commitment to the fight against corruption. He said perpetrators of corruption, economic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 23 hrs ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Abdulrasheed Bawa, Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari

Senate to states: No contributory scheme, no access to healthcare fund

CHAIRMAN, Senate Committee on Health, Senator Ibrahim Oloriegbe, says states will not access the Basic Health Care Provision Fund if they do not have their own... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 23 hrs ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ibrahim Oloriegbe

FG calls For synergy In midstream, downstream sector to boost domestic refining 

THE federal government has called for synergy among stakeholders in the midstream and downstream sector to strengthen local content and boost the country’s domestic refining capacity.   In... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Timipre Sylva, NCDMB, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari commiserates with Kano people over gas explosion

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, has commiserated with the people of Kano State, over May 17 gas explosion which claimed many lives in the state. Buhari said this when... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 26 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Aminu Bayero

Firms, businesses await CBN’s decision on rates

THERE is apprehension in the economic circles over the direction of monetary policies as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) at the today begins a two-day... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Olatunde Amolegbe, Muhammadu Buhari, Bismarck Rewane

Gombe delegates speak with one voice, Gov Yahaya tells Amaechi

GOMBE State governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has said delegates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the state speak with one voice, and will return APC... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Amaechi, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya

Buhari reappoints National Park Service boss for another 5 years

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renewal of appointment of Conservator-General, National Park Service, Dr Ibrahim Goni, for another term of five years. Director, Press at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Mr Saghir el Mohammed, President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Ibrahim Goni, 

2023 Race: HEDA calls on Buhari to fill vacant ministries 

....says repeated delay not tolerable       AS president Muhammadu Buhari had bid 10 of his former Ministers who recently resigned from their various portfolios (to pursue their Political... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 54 times

Tags: HEDA, Olanrewaju Suraju, president Muhammadu Buhari,

NAF@58: Improved synergy has enhanced military operations, says defence minister

THE Minister of Defence, retired Major.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, has said increased level of successes by the Armed Forces  was made  possible by the level of synergy... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, President Muhammadu Buhari, retired Major.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet

2023: Ajulo advises APC to accept constitutional eligibility for presidential aspirants

A Constitutional Lawyer, Dr Kayode Ajulo, has advised the All Progressives Congress (APC) to accept Constitutional eligibility for all its presidential aspirants ahead of the upcoming... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 38 times

Tags: PDP, APC, Dr Kayode Ajulo, Biobarakunu Degi, President Muhammadu Buhari, All Progressives Congress

Primaries: Govs, NASS members renew hostilities over delegates

THE 36 state governors and members of the National Assembly are back in the trenches for battle over the control of the ad hoc delegates who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 57 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, Hon Umar El-Yakub

Buhari returns from Abu Dhabi amidst Electoral Act confusion

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after a two-day visit to the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Abu Dhabi. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 40 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan

I’ll build on Buhari’s legacies – Lawan

SENATE President, Dr. Ahmed Lawan has said that he intends to build on the legacies of President Muhammadu Buhari if voted into power as the next... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Badaru Abubakar, Umar Namadi, Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmed Lawan

Buhari returns to Abuja from UAE

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after a two-day visit to Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The President, who left the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, Maj. Gen. Mohammed Monguno, Zubairu Dada, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Muhammadu Buhari

Enrollees, experts seek full implementation of health insurance law

SOME experts and enrollees have called for a framework that would guarantee full implementation of the newly signed National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) law by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 91 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Moses Omorogieva, Dr Livinus Abonyi

NHIA Act: Nigeria aligns with global push for quality health — NPHCDA boss

DR Faisal Shuaib, the Executive Director, National Primary Health Care DevelopmentAgency (NPHCDA), says Nigeria has aligned itself with global push for universal access to quality and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Faisal Shuaib

Buhari appoints Adamu Tutuwa as new DG FIIRO

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Adamu Tutuwa as the substantive Director-General and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Monilola Udoh, Adamu Tutuwa, Muhammadu Buhari

Magu not yet free from prosecution — Police Affairs Minister

THE Minister of Police Affairs, Mohammed Maigari Dingyadi, says a former acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Commission, Ibrahim Magu, can still face prosecution if... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Muhammadu Buhari, Justice Ayo Salami, Ibrahim Magu, Mohammed Maigari Dingyadi

Fifth Chukker, Malcomines chase honours at Access Bank UNICEF Charity Shield Polo

AS preparations for 2022 edition of Africa’s premium polo extravaganza, Access Bank-UNICEF Charity Shield Polo tournament gets to its feverish pitch, defending champions, Fifth Chukker and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Hajia Aisha Ummi EL-Rufai, Usman Dantata

Buhari signs National Health Insurance Bill

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday signed the National Health Insurance Authority Bill 2022. He said Vulnerable Group Fund would be set up “to ensure coverage of 83 million... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari

Tambuwal, PDP Reps to Buhari: sign Bill now

SOKOTO State Governor Aminu Tambuwal and the  House of Representatives Minority Caucus have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sign the amendment to the Electoral Act... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Ndudi Elumelu, Muhammadu Buhari, Aminu Tambuwal

Buhari congratulates Emir of Kano on foreign award

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday congratulated Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, the Emir of Kano, on the conferment on him, the highest honour of the Republic of Senegal,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 21 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, Muhammadu Buhari

We must rebuild Nigerians’ hope, Fayemi tells APC

EKITI State Governor and Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Kayode Fayemi, has tasked the ruling All Progressives Congress APC to mobilise for the urgent and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Kayode Fayemi

Buhari appoints Adamu Tutuwa as new DG FIIRO

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Adamu Tutuwa as the substantive Director-General and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 31 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Adamu Tutuwa,

Femi Adesina: I will become a farmer after Buhari’s Govt

FEMI Adesina, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, has revealed that he will become a farmer once his boss’ administration elapses. Adesina made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 237 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina

Buhari departs for UAE on condolence, to meet new President

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Thursday on condolence visit to United Arab Emirates (UAE). Buhari will meet with the new President of the United Arab... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 38 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Isa Pantami, Mohammed Bello,  Amb. Zubairu Dada, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Malam Garba Shehu, Sen. Hadi Sirika

Executive Order 5 as path to economic growth

By Sylvester Thompson, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) President Muhammadu Buhari in February 2018 signed the Executive Order No.5.  The Order was meant to set Nigeria on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 31 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Ogbonnaya Onu,

Buhari off to Abu Dhabi for two-day visit

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will jet out on a two-day visit to Abu Dhabi, the capital of United Arab Emirates (UAE). While in Abu Dhabi, the President will... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Maj. Gen. Mohammed Monguno, Prof. Isa Ali Pantami, Zubairu Dada, Mallam Garba Shehu, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Muhammadu Buhari

Reps Minority to Buhari: sign Electoral Act amendment

THE Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sign the amendment to the Electoral Act 2022 transmitted to him... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Ndudi Elumelu, Muhammadu Buhari

SDP urges Buhari, IGP to avert breakdown of peace in Ekiti

THE governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ekiti State, Segun Oni, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari and the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Alkali... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Kayode Fayemi, Segun Oni, Alkali Baba, Muhammadu Buhari

No plan to ban Facebook over IPOB, government clarifies

THE Federal Government, yesterday, declared that it was not nursing any intention to ban Facebook over alleged inciting statements by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Minister... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Lai Mohammed

FEC okays N169b private sector investment for improved roads

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved an N169 billion private sector investment for road infrastructure through the government’s tax credit scheme. Minister of Works and Housing,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Paulline Tallen, Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Malami

2023: We’re yet to zone presidential ticket – APC

FOLLOWING its inability to get the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to adjust the 2023 general election time-table, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has reviewed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Ogbonnaya Onu, Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

2023: APC implosion imminent over northern agenda to retain power — Farouk

THE ongoing plot by the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to retain power in the North in 2023 could implode the party, a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Alhasan Farouk

Electoral Act Controversy: S’Court joins Rivers state in Buhari, Malami’s suit

THE Supreme Court, on Thursday, okayed an application that Rivers State filed to be joined as a party in the suit President Muhammadu Buhari and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Justice Musa Dattijo, Muhammadu Buhari

Osinbajo seeks digitalisation of tax administration

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigerians to support the drive towards the full digitalisation of tax administration, saying it is a key driver of development. Osinbajo... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Adeshina Adedayo, Muhammad Nami, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

Malami, Tallen, Sylva readmitted into FEC

THREE ministers who withdrew from the coming primary elections of the All Progressives Congress Wednesday attended the Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Chris Ngige, Timipre Sylva, Pauline Tallen, Abubakar Malami, Muhammadu Buhari

APC primaries: Osinbajo campaign organisation promises delegates accommodation

THE Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Campaign Organisation on Wednesday said that it would provide hotel accommodations for more than 7,000 All Progressives Congress (APC) delegates across the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 51 times

Tags: APC, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Sen. Babafemi Ojudu, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Adopt Goodluck Jonathan as APC consensus candidate – Group tells APC

A group, Save Nigeria Ambassador Project (SNAP), has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) to adopt former President Goodluck Jonathan as a consensus candidate of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Muhammdu Buhari, Jazeel Ibrahim, Goodluck Jonathan

How Buhari has successfully diversified Nigeria’s economy-BMO

President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has committed more resources to the diversification of the economy; with a focus on the development of agriculture, solid minerals, science and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 22 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari,

FEC observes 1 minute silence in honour of ex-minister, Ige

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday observed a minute silence in honour of former Minister of communications under Gen. Ibrahim Babangida regime, Olawole Ige, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Boss Mustapha, Federal Executive Council (FEC), President Muhammadu Buhari,

Gunmen list 9 Local Govts or attack in Anambra

THERE is panic among Anambra residents as gunmen have written letters to nine local governments, vowing to attack them soon. They listed Ihiala, Aguata, Nnewi South, Awka... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 29 times

Tags: DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Charles Soludo

Cooperative society empowers 1,500 Kaduna residents on poultry farming

THE National Agricultural Mechanisation Cooperative Society of Nigeria (NAMCON), says it has empowered 1,500 residents of the 23 Local Government Areas of Kaduna State on poultry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 59 times

Tags: NAMCON, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Aliyu Waziri,

President Buhari congratulates new Somali president, Hassan Mahmud

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja congratulated newly-elected Somali president, Hassan Mahmud, “for successfully staging a comeback after being unseated in 2017’’. This is contained in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 24 times

Tags: Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo,  President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari salutes ‘birthday boy’ Okala at 71

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with Emmanuel Okala, the erstwhile goaltender of the Green Eagles on his 71st birthday, which comes up today. The Green Eagles has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 25 times

Tags: Femi Adesina, Emmanuel Okala, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Gov. Mohammed urges Nigerians to vote credible leaders

GOV. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has urged Nigerians to vote for credible and competent leaders in the forthcoming 2023 general elections. Mohammed, a presidential aspirant for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Gov. Bala Mohammed, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), President Muhammadu Buhari,

2023 presidency: Push for Northern candidacy heightens in APC

THE push for a northerner to pick the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has intensified ahead of the ruling party’s primary election slated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Amaechi, Yemi Osinbajo, Ahmed Tinubu

Buhari hails APC stalwart, grassroots mobiliser, Hannah Egbo at 90

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined leaders and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to celebrate with party stalwart and grassroots mobiliser, Hannah Egbo, on her... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 39 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, All Progressives Congress (APC), Malam Garba Shehu, Catholic Women’s Organisation (CWO),

Electoral Act 2022: Ozekhome applauds Appeal Court’s decision to void section 84[12]

By Anthony Isibor.   MIKE Ozekhome, SAN and a constitutional lawyer, has described the Court of Appeal’s decision to declare as null and void, the provisions of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 175 times

Tags: MIKE Ozekhome, President Muhammadu  Buhari

Bala Mohammed: Buhari is a soldier, he doesn’t understand politics

A Presidential aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party and Bauchi state governor, Senator Bala Mohammed, says President Muhammadu Buhari does not understand politics. While addressing delegates and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Umaru Musa Yar’adua, Muhammadu Buhari, Bala Mohammed

SERAP sues Buhari for spending N1.48tn on maintaining refineries with no crude oil

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari “over his failure to probe allegations that over N1.48 trillion reportedly... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Kolawole Oluwadare, Adelanke Aremo, Abubakar Malami, SERAP, Muhammadu Buhari

Electoral Act: Buhari, Malami head to supreme court

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, have filed a suit at the Supreme Court, seeking an interpretation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Muhammadu Buhari

A chat with Buni and random musings

By Hassan Gimba I should have come with the second and, most likely, concluding part of the article, “Of banditry and shared sovereignty”, but Nigeria nowadays is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Tijjani Musa Tumsah, Mai Mala Buni, Deborah Yakubu, Muhammadu Buhari

Productivity Award: LASG lauds School Principal for winning

THE Lagos State Ministry of Education has lauded Mrs Agnes Elusakin, Principal of Community Junior Secondary School, Ikorodu, who was conferred the National Productivity Order of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Mrs Agnes Elusakin, Mr Ganiu Lawal, President Muhammadu Buhari

After 38 years, SSS removes Nigerian journalist from watchlist  

THE State Security Service (SSS) has removed a journalist, Lanre Arogundade, from a watchlist in which his name featured for 38 years, the director, General of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Musikilu Mojeed, Muhammadu Buhari, Yusuf Magaji Bichi, Lanre Arogundade

APC chieftain congratulates SGF, Boss Mustapha on conferment of National Productivity Award

A Chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Edwin Uhara, has congratulated the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman, Presidential Steering Committee on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Boss Mustapha, Edwin Uhara

Presidency wades into Kano APC crisis, summons Ganduje, Shekarau

THE presidency last night stepped into the ongoing crisis in the Kano State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) between Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and one... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Alhassan Rurum, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Ibrahim Shekarau, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Take aways from President Buhari’s brief, productive visit to Abidjan – by Garba Shehu

Unpacking the main takeaways from President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire, starts with the gain from a side event, not the 15th Conference Of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, United Nations Conference on Combating Desertification, UNCCF,

2023: Buhari Has a preferred presidential candidate – Adesina

SPECIAL Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says his principal has a favorite candidtae to succeed him in 2023, but will... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 136 times

Tags: Emeka Nwajiuba , Ogbonnaya Onu, Chris Ngige, Godswill Akpabio, Rotimi Amaechi, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari bids farewell to 10 ministers, promises to replace them soon

TEN ministers have resigned to run for political offices, following a directive from President Muhammadu Buhari at the last Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. The Minister of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 184 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, Godswill Akpabio, Chris Ngige, Rotimi Amaechi, Muhammadu Buhari

Emefiele meets Buhari as SGF clarifies quit order

TWENTY-four hours after President Muhammadu Buhari ordered top government employees seeking political offices to resign, Central Bank of Nigerian (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele, visited him at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Sodique Baba Abubakar, Sodique Lawal Abubakar, Bindir Umar Buba, Boss Mustapha, Godwin Emefiele, Muhammadu Buhari

Emefiele visits Presidential Villa, may shelve presidential ambition

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met behind closed doors with the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Boss Mustapha, Godwin Emefiele

2023: My presence in politics is the will of God — Ekweremadu

FORMER Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu says his presence in politics is to do the will of God as he turns 60. Ekweremadu disclosed this on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 623 times

Tags: Alhaji Atiku Abubarka, Muhammadu Buhari, Ike Ekweremadu

FG suspends basketball in Nigeria for two years

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate withdrawal of Nigeria from all international basketball competitions for a period of two years with immediate effect.   Sunday Dare, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Ismaila Abubakar, Sunday Dare, Muhammadu Buhari

2023 elections: Presidency officially writes CBN gov, others to resign

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has officially written to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, and other political appointees seeking to contest the 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 64 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Boss Mustapha, Mr Godwin Emefiele

Lagos Health Commissioner gets national merit award

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the conferment of the National Productivity Order of Merit (NPOM) award on the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi. This... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Boss Mustapha, Tunbosun Ogunbanwo, Prof. Akin Abayomi, Muhammadu Buhari

Fixing security, power, employment sectors need priority attention in Nigeria – Gov. Fayemi

DR Kayode Fayemi, Ekiti state Governor, and a presidential aspirant under the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said fixing security, power and employment needs priority and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Bar, Sen Shuaibu, Abubakar Kari, Kayode Fayemi, Muhammadu Buhari

APC Professionals laud Buhari for directing ministers seeking elective offices to resign

THE APC Professionals Forum has described the presidential directive to cabinet members running for elective offices in 2023 to step down from office as a necessary... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Akeem Akintayo

Buhari expected in Anambra today to commission Irene Okwuosa ultra-modern hospital

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is expected to unveil the newly completed and equipped Irene Okwuosa ultra-modern hospital located at Oraifite community in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Azuka Okwuosa, Emeka Okwuosa, Muhammadu Buhari

Hand over now, FG tells Ministers, Ambassadors, others

ALL Ministers, Ambassadors and Heads of Ministries and Departmental Agencies of Government (MDAs) affected by the presidential directive to resign ahead of 2023 polls are to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, Mallam Garba Shehu, Lai Mohammed, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari orders Emefiele to step down

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the resignation of Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central bank of Nigeria (CBN), and other political appointees seeking to contest the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 500 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, Godwin Emefiele, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Jonathan makes U-Turn, ‘Accepts’ APC presidential forms

BARELY 48 hours after dissociating himself from moves by some groups to draft him into the 2023 presidential race, former President Goodluck Jonathan has finally made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan

Foundation appoints Buhari’s aide, 7 others into ‘Goalkeeper Advisory Group’ for SDG

THE Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has appointed Hajiya Maryam Uwais and seven other as Advisory Group members to accelerate progress of the Sustainable Development Goals... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Hajiya Maryam Uwais, President Muhammadu Buhari

Reps pass Section 84 (8) of Electoral Amendment Act

THE House of Representatives has passed Section 84(8) of the Electoral Amendment Act, 2022 to allow statutory delegates participate in political parties’ congresses and conventions.   The house... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Rep. Abubakar Fulata, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Huge financial approvals to higher institutions show Buhari cares – BMO

THE recent approval of 2022 financial disbursements to the country’s tertiary institutions by President Muhammadu Buhari is another proof that his administration accords great priority to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 41 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, ASUU, Cassidy Madueke, Niyi Akinsiju

Ministries of Power, others make presentations as Buhari presides over FEC

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over weekly Federal Executive Council meeting at the Presidential Villa Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria ((NAN) reports that the Ministries... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Prof Ibrahim Gambari, Folasade Yemi-Esan, Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

Appeal Court vacates judgement voiding 84(12) of Electoral Act

THE Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday, vacated the judgement of the  Federal High Court in Umuahia, Abia State, which voided the provision of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Malami, Nduka Edede, Justice Hamma Akawu Barka

2023: Buhari orders ministers with political ambitions to resign by Monday

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed all cabinet members wishing to contest elective posts in the 2023 general elections to resign their appointments on or before Monday. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Godwin Emefiele, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo,

Umahi: APC will find it difficult to sell Jonathan

GOVERNOR Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State has expressed concern over the kind of messages the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) will be telling Nigerians with former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Goodluck Jonathan, Muhammadu Buhari, Dave Umahi

Train attack: One week after Buhari’s directive, victims’ families yet to get updates

RELATIONS of the 62 passengers abducted by the terrorists after attacks on the Abuja-Kaduna bound train say they have not received any update despite President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Maj.-Gen. Jimmy Akpor, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Abdulfatai Jimoh, Imran Ahmad, Muhammadu Buhari

I will double my prayers for you, Sheik Dahiru tells Osinbajo

AN Islamic cleric, Sheik Dahiru Bauchi, has expressed optimism that Vice President  Yemi Osinbajo will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2023 presidential election. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar, Adamu Bulkachuwa, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo, Sheik Dahiru Bauchi

2023: Group urges Jonathan to endorse Southeast for president as a show of gratitude

By Kennedy Nnamani A pressure group under the auspices of Indigenous People of Nigeria, IPN, has called on former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan to declare and endorse... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 140 times

Tags: Nnamdi Iroegbu, Miyetti Allah, Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan

Revealed: Who bought presidential forms for Jonathan

A governor of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) bought the nomination and expression of interest forms for former President Goodluck Jonathan, according to sources. A group... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 201 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ikechukwu Eze, Ibrahim Abdullahi, Goodluck Jonathan

My sister’s 10-year-old daughter watched her mum being killed – Army couple’s relative

A relative of the Nigerian Army couple, who were reportedly beheaded in Imo State has narrated the circumstances surrounding the killing. Daily Trust had reported how A.M... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, A.M Linus

Varsities, polytechnics, colleges get intervention fund

THE disbursement of direct intervention funds to public universities, polytechnics and colleges of education has started, the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), confirmed yesterday. President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Prof Suleiman Bogoro, Sunny Echono, Muhammadu Buhari

Jonathan: I didn’t authorise group to obtain APC form

FORMER President Goodluck Jonathan Monday night rejected the presidential nomination form obtained for him by a group, the Nomadic Herders and Almajiris Community in Nigeria. He said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Bashir Ahmad, Reno Omokri, Ibrahim Abdullahi, Goodluck Jonathan

Kalu withdraws from presidential race, backs Lawan

SENATE Chief Whip, Orji Uzor Kalu, has withdrawn from the 2023 presidential race He threw his weight behind the presidential bid of Senate President Ahmad Lawan, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan, Orji Uzor Kalu

I’ll grow Nigeria’s GDP to $1.5trn if elected president – Bakare

THE running mate to Muhammadu Buhari in the 2011 presidential election, Pastor Tunde Bakare, yesterday, declared for the 2023 presidency and promised to raise the country’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Pastor Tunde Bakare, Muhammadu Buhari

FCTA to construct 10,000 public toilets to end open defecation

THE Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says 10,000 public toilets will be constructed in strategic locations across the territory to end open defecation in the FCT. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Dr Mohammed Dan-Hassan, Mrs Aisha Bakpet,

Buhari returns to Abuja after COP15 in Abidjan

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after attending the Summit of Heads of State and Government 15th Conference of the Parties (Cop15) of the United... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Prof. Ibrahim Gambari,  President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari tasks World Bank, AfDB, others to activate $19bn fund for PAGGW’s activities

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged the World Bank, African Development Bank (AfDB) and other partners to support the One Planet Summit initiative and activate the US$19... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Garba Shehu, World Bank, African Development Bank

Arms procurement heist: BMO mocks Ayu over returned N405m loot

THE Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has derided the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Iyorchia Ayu for quietly returning public funds he received from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Niyi Akinsiju, Iyorchia Ayu, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN),

2023: Associates pick presidential forms for Ahmad Lawan

Some political associates of Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, have picked the All Progressives Congress, APC, Presidential Nomination and Expression of Interest forms for him, saying Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Ahmad Lawan, All Progressives Congress, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan, Sam Nkire,

Harnessing road corridor to boost economy

By Ikenna Uwadileke, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) On March 24, 2022, stakeholders in the transport sector, converged on the premises of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Kaduna Sate Chapter of Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN), Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), President Muhammadu Buhari,

Nigerian Army builds capacity of RSMs for enhanced regimentation

THE Chief Of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya,  has said that capacity building of Regimental Sergeant Majors (RSMs) is  crucial to the Nigerian Army’s (NA)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya,

Emefiele sues FG, INEC over participation in politics

By Anthony Isibor.   GODWIN Emefiele, Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has sued the federal government and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, over their attempt to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 153 times

Tags: Mike Ozekhome, Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Akeredolu, Godwin Emefiele, CBN

Bandits kill 55 in fresh Zamfara attacks

AT least 55 persons have been reportedly killed in separate deadly attacks by bandits in two local government areas of Zamfara State, weekend.  About 48 persons were... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Mohammed Shehu, Jamilu Muhammad, Aminu Suleiman

2023 PRESIDENCY: Aspirants intensify lobby over zoning as PDP NEC meets tomorrow

PRESIDENTIAL aspirants in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were locked in moves and counter-moves to get both parties... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammadu Buhari, Chris Ngige, David Mark

Buhari departs for Cote d’Ivoire to attend COP-15 conference

PRESIDENTMuhammadu Buhari will on Sunday leave for Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, to attend the 15th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP15) of the United Nations... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Garba Shehu, Mohammed Abdullahi, Geoffrey Onyeama, Abike Dabiri- Erewa, retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, Amb. Ahmed Rufai

Nigeria, Africa’s emerging refined petroleum products hub —Energy stakeholder

ALHAJI Muhammad Saleh-Hassan, an oil and gas stakeholder and Chairman, Skymark Energy and Power Ltd, says Nigeria will become Africa’s hub for refined petroleum products within... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: NNPC, Alhaji Muhammad Saleh-Hassan, Mr Mele Kyari, President Muhammadu Buhari

“Voting for those who can’t vote for South-East”, difficult — Umahi

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has said that it will be difficult for the South-East zone to continue voting for people who will not vote for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Peter Aneke, Prof. George Obiozor, Mbazulike Amaechi, Nnamdi Kanu, Edwin Clark, Ayo Adebanjo, Muhammadu Buhari, David Umahi

South East: Buhari vows to protect innocent citizens from terrorists, evildoers

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government will deploy its strength to protect innocent and hardworking citizens from terrorists and those bent on causing social disorder... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Rev. Fr. Abraham Nwali, Mbazuluike Amaechi, Dave Umahi, Nnamdi Kanu, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari meets South-East leaders, insists court will determine Nnamdi Kanu’s fate

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu must defend himself in court. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Eze Charles Mkpumah, Gov.David Umahi, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu,

2023: Group protests alleged plot to cede APC presidential ticket to Jonathan

AHEAD of the May 30 Presidential primaries of the All Progressives Congress, a group, the APC North-South Patriotic Coalition, ANSPAC, Thursday, kicked against alleged moves to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan

Unknown gunmen attack Ebonyi area, set vehicle ablaze

UNIDENTIFIED gun men suspected to be enforcing a two-day ‘phantom’ sit-at-home allegedly declared by yet to be identified dissident group in South-East attacked Ebebe Junction in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 28 times

Tags: Loveth Odah, Simon Onwe, Muhammadu Buhari, Anayo Chukwuemeka

2023: Drop your ambitions, support Onu, presidential aspirants urged

A political support group, the Patriots for Ogbonnaya Onu, has asked the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, all serving and past governors in the All Progressives Congress... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Kayode Fayemi, Prof. Hakeem Fawehinmi, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo, Ogbonnaya Onu

2023: Diaspora group urges APC, PDP to adopt AfDB’s Adesina as sole candidate

THE Diaspora Support Group of North America and Europe have called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to endorse Dr.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Diaspora Support Group of North America and Europe, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), All Progressives Congress (APC), African Development Bank (AfDB), President Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan, Oba

ACF leaders: South should stop issuing threats over zoning

THE controversial power shift question got the attention of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) yesterday. The North’s socio-political organisation kicked against threats from the South over zoning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Iyorchia Ayu, Paul Erokoro, David-Mark, Murtala Aliyu, Muhammadu Buhari

Ibrahim resumes as Perm Sec, Political And Economic Affairs Office, OSGF

PERMANENT Secretary, Political and Economic Affairs Office, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mallam Shehu Ibrahim, has resumed. He promised an open and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Folashade Yemi-Esan, Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Shehu Ibrahim

Defunct PHCN retirees not entitled to 33 per cent increase in pension – PTAD

THE Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), said that workers of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) are not entitled to the pension increase of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 48 times

Tags: PTAD, Mr Gbenga Ajayi, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Osinbajo picks APC nomination form

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday picked his All Progressives Congress (APC) Expression of Interest and Nomination forms for the 2023 presidential election.   The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Chris Ngige, Muhammadu Buhari, Kabiru Gaya,  Yemi Osinbajo

Albinism community seek FGs reinstatement of free skin cancer treatment

THE Albinism Association of Nigeria (AAN), on Thursday in Abuja appealed to the Federal Government to reinstate the free skin cancer intervention programme which Persons With... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Olusegun Obasanjo, Jake Epelle

Buhari lauds Umahi on Ebonyi projects

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commended Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi on the quality of projects in the state. Buhari, who expressed his satisfaction with Umahi’s performance said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 30 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Dave Umahi, St.Margaret Umahi International Market Complex,

Buhari arrives in Ebonyi for a 2-day working visit

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Ebonyi on Thursday for a two-day official visit to the state.   The president, who was accompanied by Gov. David Umahi of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 56 times

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Why I joined presidential race -Akpabio

 SEN. Godswill Akpabio, former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs says he joined the 2023 presidential race to consolidate the achievements of the President Muhammadu Buhari in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 93 times

Tags:  Sen. Godswill Akpabio, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari’s visit: Withdraw your sit-at-home order, Mbazulike begs armed groups

ELDER statesman, Chief Mbazulike Amechi, has appealed to armed groups to withdraw the sit-at-home purportedly ordered on May 5 and 6 in the South-East over the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, David Umahi, Muhammadu Buhari, Mbazulike Amechi

Use all measures to save Nigerians, end insecurity, Reps tell Buhari

THE House of Representatives yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to save Nigerians by ending insecurity in the country. The call came on the heels of a motion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Victor Mela, Shehu Koko, Nkem Abonta, Idris Wase, Abdullahi Salame, Muhammadu Buhari

2023 presidency: Akpabio declares, assures he won’t let Nigeria sink

THE Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has declared his intention to contest for the position of president on the platform of All Progressives... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Godswill Akpabio, Muhammadu Buhari, Godswill Akpabio

Buhari should ensure emergence of Igbo Presidency, MASSOB insists

THE Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, yesterday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to facilitate and ensure the emergence of a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, Uchenna Madu, Muhammadu Buhari

Tight security as Buhari visits Ebonyi

Security has been beefed up in Abakaliki, Ebonyi capital as President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday begin a two-day working visit to the stateThe News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Juliet Egbo, President Muhammadu Buhari, Eugene Nwangele,

2023: Attempt to deny S’East presidency’ll spell doom for Nigeria — Igbo Elders

THE Igbo Elders Consultative Forum, IECF, better known as Ime-obi Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, warned that any attempt by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Muhammadu Buhari, Chukwuemeka Ezeife

Buhari to military: You must apprehend those who beheaded 2 soldiers in Imo

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed the military and other security agencies to apprehend and bring to justice, suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Mallam Garba Shehu, Gloria Mathew, Audu Linus, Muhammadu Buhari

Tinubu: many presidential aspirants good for democracy

THE increasing number of aspirants seeking the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is good for democracy, a frontline contender for the sole baton,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Ogbonnaya Onu, Ibikunle Amosun, Pastor Tunde Bakare, Abubakar Badaru, Adams Oshiomhole, Kayode Fayemi, Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

Full Statement of Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio on his presidential bid

MY dear Compatriots, determined to pay the debt of gratitude I owe our nation for the opportunities to serve in high offices of public trust; determined... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Godswill Obot Akpabio, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023: ‘PRP boasts of 12 million votes in North’

THE Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) will challenge the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for top positions in the 2023 general elections,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Babatunde Alli, Mallam Aminu Kano, Muhammadu Buhari, Iliyasu Gadu

Guterres to Buhari: How to defeat terrorists

THE United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Antonio Guterres has underscored the need to address the root causes of terrorism in order to end the menace affecting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Babagana Zulum, Muhammadu Buhari, Antonio Guterres

Nigerian govt to deliver 2 infrastructure legacy projects soon -Minister

THE Nigerian Government will  soon inaugurate two legacy projects as part of its efforts to boost infrastructure in the country. Minister of State for Works and Housing,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Mu’azu Sambo, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Insecurity: Group hails Buhari’s acknowledgement of military successes

THE Unity Advocacy Group has lauded the acknowledgement of the successes recorded by the Military in the ongoing fight against insecurity by President Muhammadu Buhari in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Ifeanyi Aigbedion, Boko Haram/ISWAP, Unity Advocacy Group,

Nigerian govt completes 6,000 housing units – Minister

THE Minister of State for Works and Housing, Malam Mu’azu Sambo says the Nigerian Government has completed about 6,000 housing units across the country. According to him,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Malam Mu’azu Sambo, President Muhammadu Buhari, Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), Federal Housing Authority (FHA),

Buhari salutes UN, world leaders for partnering Nigeria to end terrorism

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria remains grateful to the United Nations and some world leaders on their steadfast partnership in fighting terrorism. The Nigerian leader said that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Antonio Guterres, Mr Femi Adesina, Amina Mohammed, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari describes beheading of soldiers as barbaric, unacceptable

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep condolences to the Nigerian Army, the families of Master Warrant Officer Audu Linus and his partner, Private Gloria Mathew, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Private Gloria Mathew, Malam Garba Shehu

Join politics to effect desired change, 24-year-old aspirant urges youths

A 24-year-old councillorship aspirant in Edo, Miss Oyemwen Ehimwenma, has called on youths to join politics in order to effect the desired change in the country. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 70 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Miss Oyemwen Ehimwenma, Benson Idahosa University

Lekki Port: Nigeria to regain maritime business loss to Togo, Ghana –FG

THE Federal Government says with the  completion and operation of Lekki Deep Sea Port by September, Nigeria will regain maritime business lost to ports in Togo,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Du Ruogang, Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Lai Mohammed

Buhari meets UN Secretary-General, Antonio Gutteres at Aso Villa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari and the visiting Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Gutteres, on Wednesday, engaged in talks bordering on war against terrorism, food security and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Antonio Gutteres, Muhammadu Buhari

Boko Haram: EU, British Council train 250 community leaders in peacebuilding in Borno

THE European Union in collaboration with the Borno State Government and British Council have trained a total of 250 community leaders and women who were affected... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Mr Emmanuel Iyaji, Aisha Kyari, European Union

Insecurity: Kebbi hunters urge Buhari to sign NHFSS bill into law

President Muhammadu Buhari, has been urged to urgently sign the Nigeria Hunters and Forest Security Service (NHFSS) bill into law to save the country from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Nigerian Hunters Council (NHC), President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria Hunters and Forest Security Service (NHFSS), Hussaini Musa-Rambo,

COAS lays foundation for proposed Army Forward Operation Base in Sokoto

THE Chief of Army Staff, Lt. -Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has performed the ground breaking for the Proposed Nigerian Army Forward Operation Base in Isa local government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Lt. -Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, President Muhammadu Buhari

ASUU to Nwajiuba: Tell Nigerians how you came by N100m to purchase APC presidential form

THE Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has challenged the Minister of State for Education and presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Chris Ngige, Muhammadu Buhari, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba

Insecurity: Buhari engages religious leaders, seeks partnership

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged religious leaders to act on the growing numbers of violent non-state actors. President Buhari, who was represented by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: ECOWAS, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

There may be no Nigeria without zoning in 2023 – Clark

IJAW leader Edwin Clark has warned there may be no Nigeria without zoning in 2023.The leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) said any attempt... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Edwin Clark,PANDEF

We’re working on safe return of kidnapped victims of March 28 train attack – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured families of those kidnapped by bandits in the ill-fated Abuja-Kaduna train service of March 28 that efforts were on-going to ensure... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari

2023 presidency: APC must take a stance on zoning – Akeredolu

GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) must take a position of zoning. There have been different agitations in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Nasir el-Rufai, Rotimi Akeredolu, Abdullahi Adamu

Go after terrorists, eliminate them, Buhari orders security heads

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has again charged heads of military and other security agencies in the country to rise up to their responsibilities and go after terrorists... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Lucky Irabor, Garba Shehu, Muhammad Dahey-Shuwa, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Politicians sponsoring news to cause chaos -Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged the media to be mindful of sponsored political news or publications capable of inciting hatred, division, violence and chaos in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 46 times

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Kaduna train attack: Why we’re finding it difficult to rescue captives – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says the use of the captives of the Kaduna train attack as shields by bandits is making rescue operations difficult. He said this while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Mambila Barracks, Dahiru Shua Mohammed, Muhammadu Buhari

Tucano fighter aircrafts: Group accuses Saraki of re-writing history

THE Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has accused former President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, of re-writing history over the purchase of Tucano light-attack aircrafts for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation, Sen. Mathew Urhogide, Mr Cassidy Madueke, Dr Bukola Saraki, Mr Niyi Akinsiju, Donald Trump

Ramadan: Osinbajo grateful to God for Nigeria’s unity

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed gratitude to God for preserving Nigeria’s unity in spite of is numerous challenges.   Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Laolu Akande, President Muhammadu Buhari

We’re working on safe return of kidnapped victims of March 28 train attack – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured families of those kidnapped by bandits in the ill-fated Abuja-Kaduna train service of March 28 that efforts were on-going to ensure... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo, Mohammed Bello,

Be mindful of sponsored, inciting publications as 2023 approaches, Buhari urges journalists

PRESIDENT  Muhammadu Buhari  on Monday in Abuja charged media professionals to be mindful of sponsored, inciting publications capable of inciting hatred, division, violence, and chaos. The president... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: President  Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, Mr Femi Adesina

Dangote: Tackling Nigeria’s fertiliser conundrum

By Angela Okisor The issue of fertiliser has been a knotty matter for farmers in Nigeria over the years. Very often, it is either in short supply... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Dangote Fertiliser Plant,

Eid-el-fitr: Aisha Buhari calls for patriotism, prayers for Nigeria

THE First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has called on Nigerians to be more patriotic and prayerful, to ensure lasting peace and sustainable development of the country.   The first... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Aisha Buhari, Imam Anofi Dhikrullahi,

Buhari condoles with victims of Lagos building collapse

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with families of those who died, sustained injuries, and were affected in the building collapse at Ebute Metta area of Lagos... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina,

2023: Islamic preachers council backs Southern Presidency

THE leadership of the Supreme Council of Islamic Preachers in Nigeria, on Monday, threw their weight behind a Nigerian Presidency of Southern extraction, come 2023. The council,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Sheikh Muhammad Nourayn Ibn-Ahmad, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari silent on varsities’ strike, deregulation as workers boo Ngige

THE current industrial action by the four tertiary institution-based unions and uncertainty surrounding the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) were sidelined in the address of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: John Alao, Olatunji Emmanuel, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Nnamdi Simon Enuah, Chris Ngige, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

Eid-el-Fitr: FCT Minister urges Muslim faithful to imbibe lessons of Ramadan

The Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has urged Muslim faithful to uphold the lessons of the just concluded Ramadan fast. Bello gave the advice while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Shehu Galadanci,

Buhari, Muslim faithful perform Eid-el-Fitr prayer at Mambila Barracks

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday joined other Muslim faithful at the parade ground of the Mambila Barracks, Abuja, to perform the Eid-el-Fitr prayer. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Garba Sheh, Eid-el-Fitr, Muhammad Dahey-Shuwa,

Eid-el-fitri: we are close to victory over terrorists, Buhari assures

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that the military was close to defeating terrorists, masquerading under the name of Islam. “Victory is within sight,” Buhari announced yesterday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Rise above partisan politics, IPAC tells Buhari

THE Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) says history beckons on President Muhammadu Buhari to oversee credible, transparent, free and fair elections that will lead to a rancor-free... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Yabagi Yusuf Sani, Muhammadu Buhari

Organised Labour calls for general salary review for civil servants

ORGANISED Labour in Nigeria says there is need for general salary review for workers in the civil service. Mr Quadri Olaleye, President, Trade Union Congress (TUC), made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Quadri Olaleye

NPoA Implementation: AUDA-NEPAD Boss assures Stakeholders participation

THE National Coordinator and Chief Executive Officer AUDA-NEPAD Nigeria, Princess Gloria Akobundu fsi has assured Stakeholders at the 5 day Capacity building workshop on harmonization and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Jean Yves Adou, Prof Eddy Maloka, Barr Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari, Princess Gloria Akobundu fsi

Kaduna Train Attack: SERAP drags FG before ECOWAS court over failure to rescue victims

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government over the failure to protect the rights to life, security, and dignity... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Kolawole Oluwadare, Opeyemi Owolabi, Muhammadu Buhari

Gombe NSCDC deploys 614 men for Sallah celebration

THE Gombe State Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Waziri Babagoni Goni, yesterday deployed 614 officers and men to provide adequate security... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Waziri Goni, DSC Saad Buhari, Waziri Babagoni Goni

Ayom withdraws from 2023 presidential race

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirant, Moses Ayom, has quit the race. The eader of the agitations for Middle belt Presidency in 2023 said his decision to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, James Ayatse, Moses Ayom

Middle Belt Youths urge Adamu to consult Buhari before making comments on zoning

STAKEHOLDERS in the All Progressives Congress (APC) have reached a decision to zone the presidency to the south ahead of the 2023 general election, the Middle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Godwin Meliga, Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

2023: I am loyal to Buhari, the APC – says Amaechi

A Presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Rotimi Amaechi, has expressed his loyalty to President Muhammadu Buhari and the APC. Amaechi, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Emeka Beke, Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Amaechi

Adamu’s position on zoning can destabilise APC – Northern youths

YOUTHS from Northern region of the country, on Saturday warned chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adamu Abdullahi, that his comment on zoning of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abiodun Oyebanji, Abdullahi Adamu, Adamu Abdullahi, Godwin Meliga

FG assures Nasarawa State of stronger collaboration on environment safety

THE Federal Government, on Friday assured Nasarawa State Government of stronger and effective collaboration to tackle its environmental challenges. Alhaji Mohammed Abdullahi, Minister of Environment, gave the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Moji Makanjuola, Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Abdullahi, Alhaji Mohammed Abdullahi

After 2-year ‘lockdown’, Buhari to receive FCT residents on Sallah homage

THE Presidency says the  traditional Sallah homage to the President by the residents of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja returns to the Aso Rock Villa two... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Muhammed Bello, Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Garba Shehu

Presidency: Don’t run, loyalists, ex-minisers advise Jonathan

EX-PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan is under pressure from his key advisers and some former members of his cabinet to ignore calls to join the 2023 presidential race. He... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Femi Falana, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan

Aso Rock Imam alerts Buhari to 2023 election uncertainties

THE Chief Imam of the State House, Sheikh Abdulwahid Sulaiman, on Thursday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to remain steadfast, stay the course of national interest and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari, Sheikh Abdulwahid Sulaiman

Okada Accidents: Nigeria needs massive transportation transformation – Aremu

MR Issa Aremu, the Director-General of Micheal Imoudu National Institute for Labour Studies (MINILS), Ilorin, has called massive transportation transformation to curtail senseless loss of lives... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 527 times

Tags: Mrs Susan Oluwole, Mr Festus Keyamo, Mr Issa Aremu, Alhaji Layi Rauf, President Muhammadu Buhari

Bomb alert: BMO urges Nigerians to be wary, more security conscious

THE Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has asked Nigerians to be security-conscious and to report any suspicious activity in their locality. This it said is in the aftermath... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation, Niyi Akinsiju, Cassidy Madueke

2023: Nwajiuba receives APC nomination form for president

THE Minister of State for Education, Mr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba has accepted the All Progressive Congress (APC) expression of interest form to become the President of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 71 times

Tags: APC, Mr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Alhassan Aliyu, ASUU, Dr Ndubuisi Ugochukwu

Buhari swears in 4 Permanent Secretaries, presides over FEC

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has sworn-in four new Permanent Secretaries at the Council Chamber of the State House, Abuja, on Wednesday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Folashade Yemi-Esan, Yemi Osinbajo, retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Mrs Beatrice Jiddy-Agba, Kachollom Daju, Malam Shehu Ibrahim, Mary Ogbe

How APC stakeholders sold Jonathan to Buhari

INDICATION emerged, last night, on how some APC top shots sold the idea of a Goodluck Jonathan candidacy to President Buhari. Multiple sources told Vanguard that the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo, Jonathan, Buhari

Imo illegal refinery deaths: CSOs urge FG to intensify job creation

A coalition of environment focused Civil Society Organisations, on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to crack down on crude oil thieves and illegal refineries to avert... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Civil Society Organisations, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), Kome Odhomor, President Muhammadu Buhari,

2023 APC candidate: Arewa group accuses Gov Bagudu of plotting to facilitate Jonathan’s emergence

A Northern group, Arewa Peoples’ Forum, APF, has blamed Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State of alleged plot to facilitate the emergence of former President Goodluck... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ishaku Ahmed, Goodluck Jonathan, Atiku Bagudu

Ongoing Ukrainian war: A special appeal to African Union through President Muhammadu Buhari

SINCE the commencement of the unprovoked attack on Ukraine, the world had held its breath on the possible outcome: Is Russia on the verge of wiping... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Antony J. Blinken, Vladimir Putin

Terrorists release photos of 62 train attack hostages

THE terrorists who attacked an Abuja-Kaduna train on March 28 yesterday released four photos of their captives. In the photos, 62 of the kidnapped victims are seen... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Aliyu Mahmood, Idayat Yusuf, Aminu Othman, Major-General Mohammed Munguno, Muhammadu Buhari, Alwan Ali-Hassan

APC ticket: 2 Northern Govs behind Jonathan’s return bid

TWO influential governors from the northern part of the country are behind the return bid of former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Daily Trust reliably gathered. Multiple sources, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: David West, Diekivie Ikiogha, Godwin Emefiele, Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan

Insecurity will linger unless … – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says without mass and popular support to the “hardworking” Armed Forces, it will take Nigeria much longer to finish off the “successful” war... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Yusuf Yabagi, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

Let’s join hands to defeat insecurity, Buhari tells parties’ leaders

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged all political parties in the country to keep elections and election-related differences aside and join the administration’s drive to defeat insecurity... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Femi Adesina, All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Action Democratic Party (ADP),

Northern bigwigs dividing South to retain power in 2023 – Afenifere leader

LEADER of Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has alleged that the political bigwigs in the North are dividing the South as part of their game plan to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Edwin Clark, Goodluck Jonathan, Governor Nyesom Wike, Muhammadu Buhari, Ayo Adebanjo

Buhari mourns Alabo Graham-Douglas

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of former Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Alabo Tonye Graham-Douglas, who died on April 25. In a condolence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, Alabo Tonye Graham, -Douglas

2023 presidency: Group urges APC to adopt Jonathan

A political pressure group, Citizens Network for Peace and Development in Nigeria (CNPD), has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) to adopt former president Goodluck... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Goodluck Jonathan, APC, Dr Abdullahi Adamu, Mr Ralph Okorie, President Muhammadu Buhari,  Citizens Network for Peace and Development in Nigeria

We can make the Commonwealth a real global power – Muhammadu Buhari

We can make the commonwealth a real global power... Why should our 54 countries not lend weight to each other in international bodies, compounding our influence as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 102 times

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Nigerian economy and ravaging impacts of twin shocks of high debt profile, low industrial production

There are growing concerns that the borrowing spree of the government may not stop anytime soon, but debt sustainability of the country amid dwindling revenues to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 210 times

Tags: DMO, Patience Oniha, IMF, President Muhammadu Buhari, Olusegun Obasanjo

Imo explosion: Owners of illegal refineries on the run

TOP operators of over 150 illegal oil refineries between the forests of Abaezi and Abacheke communities in Ohaji/Egbema local government area of Imo State with boundary... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 203 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Hope Uzodimma, Goodluck Opiah, Okenze Onyewoke

And Buhari Buried The War Against Corruption

By Kazeem Akintunde In the build up to the 2015 Presidential election, there was the need to formally introduce Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retired) who has emerged... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 168 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari,Raji Fashola,Joshua Dariye,Jolly Nyame

2023: North divided over power shift to South

AHEAD of the 2023 presidential election, northern leaders are divided over the clamour for a power shift to the South. While some northern leaders want the power... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo, Shehu Shagari, Muhammadu Buhari

Power will shift in Oyo, says Buhari

DR. Abdulfatai Omotayo Buhari, senator representing Oyo North, said it is possible. He is throwing a challenge. “I want to be the next governor of Oyo State.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Soji Akanbi, Sunday Dare, Abdulfatai Omotayo Buhari, Ahmadu Bello

Imo illegal refinery fire: Victims get mass burial today

THERE will be a mass burial for the charred remains of the victims of the illegal refinery fire in Imo State today. This is as the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 117 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, Ifeanyi Nnaji

Falana accuses Buhari of abandoning anti-corruption, insecurity

HUMAN Right Lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has accused President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration of abandoning the anti-corruption crusade which it used to campaign to gain power.  He said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Oba Ajibade Alabi, Jolly Nyame, Joshua Dariye, Femi Falana, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Aisha Buhari wants women adopted as running mates to candidates

THE first lady, Aisha Buhari, has urged  political parties to always consider women as running mates to candidates contesting elections into various positions across the country. Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Aisha Buhari, Gov. Bala Mohammed, Gov. Dave Umahi, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Prof.  Oserheimen Osunbor,

Tinubu, Umahi, Mohammed, others at First Lady’s Iftar

DIGNITRIES  including some presidential aspirants, are being hosted to Iftar dinner by the First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari, at the Old Banquet Hall of the Presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Mrs Aisha Buhari, Senator Chris Ngige, Godswill Akpabio, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Governors Dave Umahi, Bala Mohammed

Buhari mourns Alaafin of Oyo, Lamidi Adeyemi III

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the Government and people of Oyo State over the passing of the Alaafin of Oyo, Lamidi Adeyemi III, aged 83... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

NUT lauds FG on retirement age, says teachers now fully motivated

THE Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has commended the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the harmonised retirement age of teachers’ bill into law.   The NUT... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Mike Ene, Sonny Echono, Muhammadu Buhari

Dangote Refinery Will Be Ready Before End Of Buhari’s Tenure – Aliko Dangote

CHAIRMAN of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, yesterday assured that the Dangote Refinery would be ready for commissioning before President Muhammadu Buhari leaves office in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 85 times

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2023 : Osinbajo seeks Olubadàn’s blessings on presidential ambition

THE Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday visited the Olubadàn of Ibadanland, Oba Olalekan Balogun, at his Alarere residence, in Ibadan, to seek the traditional ruler’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Teslim Folarin, Teslim Folarin, Muhammadu Buhari, Oba Olalekan Balogun, Yemi Osinbajo

Group wants Buratai to join 2023 presidential race

FUSION774, a political support and economic advocacy group, has urged a former Chief of Army Staff and Nigerian Ambassador to Benin Republic, Amb. Tukur Buratai, to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 42 times

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BMO flays critics of Presidential Pardon, says Buhari acted in good faith

THE Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has faulted criticisms that trailed the presidential pardon for former governors of Plateau and Taraba, Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame.The group... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), Joshua Dariye, Jolly Nyame, Niyi Akinsiju, Cassidy Madueke,

We’re tackling challenges undermining businesses, investments – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged entrepreneurs and investors to channel ideas and resources into areas of the economy that stimulate growth, with long-term effect on job... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Aliko Dangote,

Any govt that can’t protect lives, property is a failure —Wike

GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential aspirant, has said any government that cannot secure the lives and property of its... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Hassan Dankwambo, Ahmadu Fintiri, Nyesom Wike, Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari and the APC are corrupting Democracy

  BY Mike Ozekhome, SAN     THE staggering sum of #100 million fixed by the APC NEC for its presidential nomination form has rightly sent shock waves of righteous... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 48 times

Tags: APC, President Muhammed Buhari,

Nyame, Dariye’s pardon’ll undermine Nigeria’s anti-corruption fight — CHRICED

ONE week after the Council of State recommended a presidential pardon for two former governors convicted of corruption, the Resource Centre for Human Rights & Civic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Zikirullahi Ibrahim, Joshua Dariye, Jolly Nyame, Muhammadu Buhari

Nothing’ll stop 2023 polls —INEC

IN SPITE of the raging waves of insecurity in the country and the killing of one of its staff on voter registration duty last week in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Major General Babagana Monguno, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

Buhari Muhammad, 4 cows shot dead

ONE 17-year-old Buhari Muhammad has been shot dead around Rangyel community of Bassa LGA of Plateau State. Four cows were also killed and injuries inflicted on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 106 times

Tags: ASP Ubah Gabriel, Musa Agah, Abdullahi Garba, Buhari Muhammad

Security agencies underperforming — Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari feels that the security agencies are not doing enough despite what has been provided. Buhari, according to the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, expressed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Nasir El-Rufai, Ibrahim Gambari, Babagana Monguno, Muhammadu Buhari

Lalong seeks increased intervention by TETfund in Plateau schools

 PlLATEAU'S Gov. Simon Lalong on Thursday in Abuja called for increased intervention by the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETfund) in the state’s tertiary institutions. Lalong made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Gov. Simon Lalong, TETfund, Mr Sonny Echono, President Muhammadu Buhari

Deliver over 2000 abandoned housing projects nationwide Fashola charges FMBN Board

THE Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has urged the newly inaugurated management of Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) to revive the  over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Mr Babatunde Fashola, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Hamman Madu

Rescue all kidnapped victims unhurt, Buhari orders security agencies

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security agencies to immediately rescue all captives  held hostage by kidnappers and terrorists across the country. The National Security Adviser (NSA), retired... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, Muhammadu Buhari

Rescue all kidnapped victims unhurt, Buhari orders security agencies

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security agencies to immediately rescue all captives  held hostage by kidnappers and terrorists across the country. The National Security Adviser (NSA), retired... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 85 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Usman Alkali, retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno,

FRSC decorates 29 officers with new rank in Rivers

THE Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Zone 6, has decorated 29 newly promoted officers in the zone with their new ranks. The Zonal Commanding Officer, Asst. Corps... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 373 times

Tags: Corps Cdr. Salisu Galadunci, Corps Cdr. Chidiebere Nkwonta, Muhammadu Buhari

Traditional rulers have key roles to play in tackling insecurity- Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says no responsive government can ignore the role of religious and traditional rulers in tackling insecurity in the country. Speaking at an Iftar dinner... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 37 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Joseph Daramola, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi

Minister assures sustainable growth with accomplishment of Executive Order 5

THE Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, said Nigerians should support full implementation of Executive Order 5 for sustainable growth and development of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Monisola Udoh, Ogbonnaya Onu, Muhammadu Buhari

2 businessmen to pick presidential forms for Lawan, Orji Kalu

TWO Abia businessmen have offered to buy nomination and expression of interest forms for Senate President, Ahmad Lawan and Senate Chief Whip, Orji Uzor Kalu for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Ahmad Lawan, Orji Uzor Kalu, Ukaegbu James, Nnanna Kalu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Felix Morka, APC,

Tinubu group: APC delegates will determine fate of Buhari’s legacies

THE Nigeria Diaspora for Asiwaju (NDA), says sustaining  legacies of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC administration lies with delegates to the party’s presidential primaries. Mr Ayobami Oyalowo,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Nigeria Diaspora for Asiwaju (NDA), President Muhammadu Buhari, Ayobami Oyalowo,

2023: High time Tinubu stopped whining over Osinbajo’s aspiration

ON Monday, April 11, Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, declared his intention to contest the 2023 presidential election. In a short broadcast via his Twitter handle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Prince Bola Ajibola, Ladoke Akintola, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari meets Service Chiefs, Ministers

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over a meeting with the some Ministers and Heads of security establishments at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting, which started at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Lieutenant General Farouk Yahaya, Rauf Aregbesola, Bashir Magashi, Maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, Boss Mustapha, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

CAN disowns group, backs Kukah on criticism of Buhari’s govt

THE Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Kaduna State chapter, has said it was not aware that a group, Northern Christians Forum, dissociated itself from Catholic Bishop... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 39 times

Tags: John Joseph Hayab, Josiah Nabut, Hassan Kukah, Muhamadu Buhari

Interim govt: Lawyers divided over Babalola’s proposition

EARLIER this week, Chief Afe Babalola, SAN, called for the postponement of the 2023 general elections and the introduction of a 6-month interim government after President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Olisa Agbakoba, Prof. Sam Erugo, Olisa Agbakoba, Afe Babalola, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari mourns NAF pilots killed in Kaduna air crash

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of two Nigerian Air Force (NAF) pilots in a plane crash on Tuesday in Kaduna. The President’s media... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 40 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Air Force (NAF), Malam Garba Shehu, Abubakar Alkali, Elijah Haruna Karatu,

Dariye, Nyame pardon will not derail anti-corruption war – Presidency assures Nigerians

THE Presidency has assured Nigerians that the granting of pardon to two former Governors, Joshua Dariye Jolly Nyame — and 157 others by the Council of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Joshua Dariye Jolly Nyame, Muhammadu Buhari administration, Malam Garba Shehu,

Buhari vows tougher actions against insurgents

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has warned of tougher security measures in the country, especially in the North West and the North Central. He spoke in Abuja yesterday at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Karin Ahmad Khan, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari wants report on local vaccine production next month

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday directed the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, to submit a progress report on the indigenous production of vaccines in the country by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Vilarugel Cuyas, Osagie Ehanire, Muhammadu Buhari

APC under fire for pegging presidential forms at N100m

FOR pegging its expression of interest and nomination forms for the presidency at N100m, the All Progressives Congress (APC) is under intense bashing as aspirants, activists,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Auwal Ibrahim Musa, Toyin Raheem, Kayode Esuola, Bashir Ishaq Bashir, Muhammadu Buhari, Adamu Garba

APC moves to avert clash of interests, party NEC concedes powers to NWC

WITH about 40 days to its presidential primary election, the National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has conferred its powers on the party’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Betta Edu, Iyiola Omisore, Ovie Omo-Agege, David Umahi, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

Dariye, Nyame pardon won’t derail anti-corruption war – Presidency

THE presidency has declared that the state pardon granted former governors of Plateau and Taraba states, Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame, will  not derail President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Umar Bamalli, Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari, Joshua Dariye, Jolly Nyame

2023: Again, Buhari cautions APC leadership against imposing unpopular candidates

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has again cautioned leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at both national and state levels against imposing unpopular candidates as the 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 85 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Mai Mala Buni,

Some Governors working to tear APC apart – Adamu

SENATOR Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has indicted Governors in the crisis rocking the ruling party. In his opening remarks at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Ahmad Lawan, Femi Gbajabiamila, Yemi Osinbajo, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

Foundation lifts 4,500 orphans in Kano

A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Hasken Al’umma, has donated clothes to no fewer than 4,500 orphans within Kano metropolis. Distributing the items, Founder of the organisation, Aisha Aminu-Ahli,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 31 times

Tags: Hasken Al’umma, Aisha Aminu-Ahli

Delta and Omo-Agege’s mother of all declarations

THE crowd was massive. Effurun was practically shut down. It was like a presidential rally. The sea of heads that graced the occasion was unprecedented. They... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Alhaji Yahaya Bello, Hope Uzodinma, Muhammadu Buhari, Ifeanyi Okowa, Ika and Ndokwa, Ovie Omo-Agege

A presidential pardon of corruption

MANY had probably anticipated that the last National Council of State meeting would have a lot to proffer by way of remedies to the breakdown in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Adams Oshiomhole, Adamu Abdullahi, Garba Shehu, Olusegun Obasanjo, Joshua Dariye, Jolly Nyame, Muhammadu Buhari

APC NEC set to ratify primary timetable

BARRING the unforeseen, the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will today ratify the timetable for the party’s primaries.   The Senator Abdullahi Adamu-led... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Betta Edu, Abdullahi Adamu

Nobody will be allowed to destabilize Nigeria, Buhari vows

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja urged Nigerians to resist agents bent on causing breakdown of law and order in the country, assuring that no... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Kayode Fayemi, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Buhari, Adamu other party leaders’ll decide fate of aspirant — APC

ABUJA—Against the multiplicity of aspirants who have signified interest in seeking its presidential ticket, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has said President Muhammadu Buhari would... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Ayoade Arike, Yahaya Bello, Betta Edu, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

How to stop killings in South-East — Igbo leaders

THE wanton killings that have been going on in the South-East zone have become a thing of great concern to the people of the zone and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags: David Onuoha, Sam Otoboeze, Chukwuma Soludo, Victor Umeh, Muhammadu Buhari

Pro-Buhari organisation distributes rice to vulnerable people in Kebbi

THE Buhari For All Organisation (BUFAO), has begun the distribution of rice, loaded in five trucks, to less-privileged people in Kebbi.   While briefing newsmen at the distribution... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Buhari For All Organisation (BUFAO), Alhaji Bello Dantani, Gov. Atiku Bagudu,

Politicians behind killings – Uzodinma

IMO State Governor Hope Uzodinma yesterday asked politicians in the country to play politics without bitterness and put a halt to bloodletting while seeking political power. He... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Hope Uzodinma

Buhari, Governors in attendance as APC NEC kicks off in Abuja

A meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commenced at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari, governors... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

How to stop killings in South-East — Igbo leaders

THE wanton killings that have been going on in the South-East zone have become a thing of great concern to the people of the zone and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 77 times

Tags: David Onuoha, Sam Otoboeze, Chukwuma Soludo, Victor Umeh, Muhammadu Buhari

Ramadan: Aisha Buhari urges prayers for peace in Nigeria

THE first lady, Aisha Buhari, has called on Muslims faithful to use the Ramadan period to intensify prayers for lasting peace and security in Nigeria.   Buhari made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 47 times

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Buhari hosts Governors, Security Chiefs, others to Iftar Dinner

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has hosted Governors of the 36 States of the Federation, security chiefs and heads of para-military organisations to Iftar dinner at the State... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 58 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari,

Nobody will be allowed to destabilise Nigeria – Buhari vows

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja urged Nigerians to resist agents of destabilisation. He said the agents were bent on causing a breakdown of law and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 98 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Mr Femi Adesina,

2023 presidency: Nigerian youths won’t regret supporting Tinubu’s ambition – Council boss

THE Vice Chairman, Agege Local Government in Lagos State, Mr Oluwagbenga Abiola, says Nigerian youths will never regret supporting the presidential ambition of Sen. Bola Tinubu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Oluwagbenga Abiola, Asiwaju Tinubu

Why APC membership is increasing–Akume

THE Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume, says the membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will continue to swell because of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Hingah Biem, Mike Iordye, Yonov Agah, George Akume, Muhammadu Buhari

2023 Presidency: Southern Youths to endorse Amaechi as candidate

YOUTH groups from the southern part of Nigeria, under the aegis of Coalition of Southern Youth Progressives Forum (C.S.Y.P.F), have concluded plans to endorse Rt. Hon.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Dozie Nwankodu, Muhammadu Buhari, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi

Hijab: Media Council exposes plot to smear Osinbajo

THE Osinbajo for President Media Council says it has uncovered a fraudulent plan to malign the reputation of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Abdul Gafar Bakare, Yemi Osinbajo, Bola Tinubu

Kukah’s virus of hate – by Garba Shehu

KUKAH’S VIRUS OF HATE AS the nomination congress approaches, rumblings within the party rise to an acrimonious crescendo and the troubleshooting market blossoming in the opposition Peoples... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Matthew Kukah, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Group asks Amaechi to resign ministerial position

NIGER Delta Transparency, Accountability and Good Governance Group (Niger Delta TAG), has asked Hon Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi to immediately resign as minister of Transportation, having publicly... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Julius Godspower, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi

Igbo presidency: South East leaders want consensus across party lines

IN a bid to ensure that presidential aspirants from the South East region do not work at cross purposes, the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Atiku Abubakar, Nwachukwu Anakwenze, Peter Obi, Muhammadu Buhari, Sam Ohuabunwa, Anyim Pius Anyim

Suspend 2023 elections, install interim government after Buhari’s tenure – Afe Babalola

LEGAL icon and elder statesman, Chief Afe Babalola, says an interim government should replace the current administration at the expiration of President Muhammadu Buhari tenure in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 82 times

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Your wicked intention shall not come to pass, presidency hits back at Kukah

THE Presidency on Monday said the wicked intention of those who divided Nigeria with their mouths shall not come to pass. The Special Adviser to the President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 38 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Matthew Kukah, Femi Adesina

Ramadan: Foundation donates clothes to 4,500 orphans in Kano

A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Hasken Al’umma, has donated clothes to no fewer than 4,500 orphans within Kano metropolis. Distributing the items, Founder of the organisation, Aisha Aminu-Ahli,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Hasken Al’umma, Aisha Aminu-Ahli,

Easter: Kukah lauds Buhari for granting amnesty to jailed Nigerians

THE Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Mathew Kukah, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for accepting the report of the Committee on the Prerogative of Mercy and granting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 58 times

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Easter: Kukah lauds Buhari for granting amnesty to jailed Nigerians

THE Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Mathew Kukah, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for accepting the report of the Committee on the Prerogative of Mercy and granting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Mathew Kukah, President Muhammadu Buhari,

2023 presidency: Aso Rock stays aloof as aspirants battle for APC ticket

WITH the time ticking rapidly against the timetable of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for activities leading to the 2023 polls, compelling the All Progressives... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Orji Uzor Kalu, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Dave Umahi, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

So what would have to happen to make Buhari declare state of emergency anywhere in the North?

FACTS are facts, they are sacred and immutable, and so must be told without mincing words. These are very dangerous times in Nigeria. The Buhari government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Olusegun Obasanjo, Ngozi-Iweala, Chukwuma Soludo, Buhari

Fashola tasks surveyors’ council on quality manpower

NEWLY inaugurated members of the Surveyors Registration Council of Nigeria (SURCON) should see their leadership of the professional body as an opportunity to contribute to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Clement Nwabichie, Bashir Nura Alkali, Babatunde Fashola

Full text: Kukah’s Easter message to Buhari

1: HELLO brothers and sisters in Christ, men and women of goodwill everywhere, I send you hearty greetings and felicitations as we celebrate the risen Christ.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Matthew Hassan Kukah, Muhammadu Buhari

Northern elders and Buhari’s resignation

IT is distressing trying to rationalise the federal government’s paralysis in the face of the Plateau and Benue killings last weekend. About 130 people died from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Babafemi Ojudu, Yemi Osinbajo, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria is broken, Kukah insists

THE Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese Matthew Kukah yesterday criticised the Federal Government’s handling of security, saying it had broken the country. According to him, President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Matthew Hassan Kukah

2023 presidency: The Amaechi challenge

MINISTER of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi added more spice to the presidential contest when he declared his interest in the presidency on the platform of the All... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Julius Godspower, Muhammadu Buhari, Adams Oshiomhole, Rotimi Amaechi

NESG tasks FG on avoiding pitfalls, reaping benefits from Russia-Ukraine conflict

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, approved immediate release of 40,000 metric tonnes of assorted grains from the Strategic Grains Reserve to assist less-privileged Nigerians in celebrating Easter and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Anthony Agbo, Gloria Fateya Izonfo, Muhammed Mahmood, Muhammadu Buhari

Electoral Act 2022: Loopholes allow aspirants to run for president, senate at same time

STATE governors relying on loopholes in the electoral law allowing them to run for president and at the same time forging a backup plan to snatch... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Yanyanuwa Zainabari, Bala Mohammed, Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammadu Buhari

SERAP urges Buhari to withdraw pardon for Dariye, Nyame, uphold oath of office

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to use his “good offices to urgently review and withdraw the pardon granted to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Kolawole Oluwadare, Muhammadu Buhari

Sylva calls for support, prayers for Nigeria

THE Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has called on Nigerians to continue to offer support for the success of the President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Timipre Sylva

Kwankwanso to declare for presidency next week, says APC, PDP failed Nigerians

A former governor of Kano State and one-time Minister of Defence, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, is set to declare his interest to run for the office... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Muhammadu Buhari

Kaduna-Kano rail project: How far, so far?

A moment of relief seems to have come their way; signaling reprieve for the community whose largely idle or under engaged youth were hitherto susceptible to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Mark Xu, Ugochuku Nnodim, Abdullahi Ibrahim, Muhammadu Buhari

NGF donates N50m to victims of Kaduna train attack

THE Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Friday donated  N5O million to the Kaduna State Government for onward distribution to the victims of the recent Abuja –... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Hadiza Balarabe, Muhammadu Buhari, Nasiru El-Rufai, Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, Kayode Fayemi

Council of State okays pardon for Dariye, Nyame, 157 others

FORMER Governors Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame, jailed for corruption, got a reprieve yesterday. They will be released from prison with 157 others following the acceptance of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Abubakar Badaru, Abubakar Malami, Muhammadu Buhari, Jolly Nyame, Joshua Dariye

NASS approves Buhari’s N4trn fuel subsidy

THE National Assembly yesterday approved the revised budget of N17,319,704,091,019 trillion for the 2022 fiscal year.   The revised sum of N17.3 trillion, which is in contrast with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Jibrin Barau, Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari condoles with Nda-Isaiah family over matriarch's death

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of the late publisher of Leadership Newspaper, Sam Nda-Isaiah, on the death of their matriarch, Eunice Ndanusa Isaiah. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Lai Mohammed, Eunice Ndanusa Isaiah, Sam Nda-Isaiah, Muhammadu Buhari

Osinbajo’s RCCGification Part of Plot for Theocratic State Capture

By Farooq A. Kperogi   LET me start by making it clear that most of the liberal RCCG members I’ve interacted with over the last few weeks don’t... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 165 times

Tags: Jumoke Oduwole, RCCG, Osinbajo, Buhari, Alex Ayoola Okoh

Why foreign airlines ‘Mulled’ ticket sales in dollars

THE alleged move by foreign airlines operating in Nigeria to sell tickets in dollars is generating ripples in the aviation industry, Daily Trust can report. This is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Olumide Ohunayo, Turkish Airlines, CBN

Nigerians want Jonathan to declare for presidency

A nationwide survey has shown that despite his silence, Nigerians are eager to see former President Goodluck Jonathan to declare his intention to run for country’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan, Richard Audi

Dataphyte: Why NNPC may not succeed as a private business entity

THE research arm of Dataphyte, a data analytics organisation, has raised concern over the restructuring of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its subsidiaries. In its... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Adenike Aloba, Mele Kyari, Muhammadu Buhari

Insecurity, economy top agenda as Buhari chairs council of state meeting

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a meeting of the Council of State at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Thursday morning. The meeting, which started... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Hope Uzodinma, Goodluck Jonathan, Ibarahim Gambari, Boss Mustapha, Ernest Shonekan, Muhammadu Buhari

Council of State okays pardon for Dariye, Nyame, 157 others

FORMER Governors Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame, jailed for corruption, got a reprieve yesterday. They will be released from prison with 157 others following the acceptance of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Joshua Dariye, Jolly Nyame, George AKume, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nasir Isa-Kwarra

Buhari reassures non-interference in court matters

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says the Executive arm of government will continue to respect the judiciary within the boundaries laid out in the Constitution in order to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, Malam Garba Shehu,

Buhari inaugurates 68 housing units in Edo

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated 68 housing units in Idumwen-Ehigie, along the Benin-Auchi road, under the National Housing Programme (NHP) phase 1 in Edo. Inaugurating the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Aris Thompson Oliha, Solomon Lapafiao, Godwin Obaseki, Osagie Ehanire, Muhammadu Buhari

FG targets April 2023 for National Census – NPC Chairman

THE Federal Government is targeting April 2023 for the conduct of National Population Census. The Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPC), Nasir Isa-Kwarra, made this known... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 38 times

Tags: Abubakar Badaru, Nasir Isa-Kwarra, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari inaugurates housing units, worth N463.6m, in Dutse

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated 76 housing units in Dutse, Jigawa state, worth N463.6 million. The President, represented by the Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Emmanuel Hangeore, Ma’azu Sambo, Babatunde Fashola, Suleiman Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

Reps approve N4trn for fuel subsidy as Police get N182 bn salary increase

THE House of Representatives on Thursday approved N4 trillion for fuel subsidy in the revised 2022 Medium-Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) sent by President Muhammadu Buhari on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Aliyu Betara, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari seeks passage of Money Laundering, Terrorism Prevention Bills

THE Senate has received the Money Laundering Bill and Terrorism Prevention Bill  transmitted by President Muhammadu Buhari for  consideration and passage.  The bills were accompanied  by a letter... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Ahmad Lawan, Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan

Man bags 12-month jail term for stealing motorcycle

A Shari’a Court sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna, on Thursday, sentenced one Usman Sahabi to 12 months in correctional facility for stealing a Boxer motorcycle. The Judge,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Buhari Usman, Malam Rilwanu Kyaudai, Usman Sahabi

We’ll overcome uncertainty, insecurity – Buhari says in Easter message

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday enjoined Nigerians not to give up in the face of seemingly daunting challenges of life. He assured in his 2022 Easter message,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari

RMAFC and last lap of new revenue sharing formula

THE leadership of the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), inaugurated on June 27, 2020 by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday April 8, submitted the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 493 times

Tags: Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Elias Mbam, Muhammadu Buhari, RMAFC

35% affirmative: Buhari backs judgment, congratulates Nigerian women

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his support for the Federal High Court Abuja judgment on the 35 per cent affirmative action.   The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Mufuliat Fijabi, Justice Donatus Okorowo, Pauline Tallen, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Nigeria needs clean break from ugly past — Olawepo-Hashim

BUSINESSMAN-cum-politician, Mr. Gbenga Olawepo, has urged Nigerians to avoid those who are part of the nation’s rot while voting in the 2023 general election. The former presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Olawepo-Hashim, Gbenga Olawepo, Muhammadu Buhari

Outrage as Sultan, CAN, MBF, Reps lament killings

THE gale of killings in some parts of the country, especially Plateau, Kaduna and Benue states, in the last one week, has stirred anger in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Bello Kumo, Bitrus Pogu, Belusochukwu Enwere, Muhammadu Buhari, Mohammed Sa’ad Abubakar

The death of SG of the Federation, Dr Simon Harry, shocking, diminishing - Minister

CLEM Ikanade Agba, minister of state for budget and national planning, says that he received with rude shock the news of the sudden death of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: President, Muhammadu Buhari, CLEM Ikanade Agba

Buhari swears in commissioners for NPC, ICPC

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday swore in commissioners of the National Population Commission (NPC) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). The brief ceremony took... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Eyitayo Oyekunle Oyetunji, Gloria Fateya Izonfo, Muhammadu Buhari, Benedict Ukpong Effiong

Lalong mourns Statistician General of the Federation, says death huge loss

GOV. Simon Lalong of Plateau has described the death of the Statistician General of the Federation , Dr Simon Harry, as a huge loss to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Gov. Simon Lalong, Dr Simon Harry, National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), Yemi Kale, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari’s body language unsettles Osinbajo, Tinubu, Amaechi, others

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari’s body language as to his preferred candidate for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has unsettled aspirants including Vice President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Rotimi Amaechi, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

FG intensifies efforts to secure release of kidnapped victims of Abuja-Kaduna train attack

THE Federal Government says security agencies have intensified efforts to secure the release passengers kidnapped from the Abuja-Kaduna train service on March 28. Minister of Information and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Alhaji Lai Mohammed, President Muhammadu Buhari.

ECOWAS holds  Technical meeting  on harmonization of Mathematics curricula

THE ECOWAS Commission through its Education Sector has commenced a technical meeting of experts/resource persons for the harmonization of Mathematics curricula in the education system in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Aisha USMAN, Mamadou JAO, ECOWAS

Owasanoye commends President Buhari on appointments into ICPC’s board

PROF. Bolaji Owasanoye, the Chairman of Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), on Wednesday commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the new appointments into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Bolaji Owasanoye, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Louis Mandama,

Senate confirms Buhari’s nominees as NUPRC Commissioners

THE Senate has confirmed President Muhammadu Buhari’s four nominees as Executive Commissioners of the Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC). The confirmation followed the consideration of a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 53 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC), Dr Nuhu Habib, Capt. Tonlagha Roland John,

Traditional ruler lauds Buhari on FMC, Hong project

MR. Simon Yakubu, the District Head of Dugwaba community in Hong, Adamawa, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for approving the establishment of Federal Medical Centre (FMC),... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Federal Medical Centre (FMC), President Muhammadu Buhari,

Group backs Osinbajo’s interest in presidency

...says declaration not an affront on Tinubu A support group, The Osinbajo Think Tank has applauded the declaration of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to succeed President Mohammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Osinbajo Think Tank, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, President Mohammadu Buhari, Olugbenga Olaoye, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu,

Nigeria to expand maritime territory without war, litigation – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria’s bid to expand its maritime territory, under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS),  will be achieved without... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

Tinubu’s wife absent as Osinbajo woos APC senators

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday evening, hosted All Progressives Congress (APC) Senators of the 9th Assembly to Iftar Dinner at his Aguda House Residence in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmed Lawan, Tokunbo Abiru, Solomon Adeola Olamilekan, Yemi Osinbajo, Oluremi Tinubu

Ramadan/Easter: Buhari orders release of 40,000MT of grains

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the release of a total of 40,000 metric tonnes of assorted grains to Nigerians from the nation’s Strategic Grains Reserve (SGR). Minister... Read more

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Terrorists, bandits can’t overrun the country by 2023, says pro-Buhari group

THE Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has dismissed suggestions by some highly placed individuals and groups in the country that terrorists could overrun the country by 2023. The... Read more

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Tags: Niyi Akinsiju, Cassidy Madueke, Muhammadu Buhari

Osinbajo’s declaration is courageous, says women group

FOLLOWING the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s declaration to run for the highest office in the land, one of his major support has described it as courageous... Read more

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Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Folake Aina, Yemi Osinbajo, Bunmi Oke

Our bid for additional maritime territory will be conflict-free – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed the optimism that Nigeria’s bid to expand its maritime territory under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

Insecurity: Northern elders ask Buhari to resign

THE Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has demanded the immediate resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari, over the raging killings across the country, especially in the north. The Director,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

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Buhari asks NASS to raise fuel subsidy to N4trn for 2022

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari asked the Senate to approve an increase in the estimated provision for PMS subsidy for 2022 by N3.557 trillion, from N442.72 billion to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

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Easter: Federal Govt declares Friday, Monday public holidays

FEDERAL government has declared Friday and Monday, April 15 and 18, 2022, respectively as public holidays to mark this year’s Easter celebration. The permanent secretary, ministry of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Shuaib Belgore

Aisha Buhari solicits unity among women to end gender inequality

WIFE of the President, Aisha Buhari, has solicited for unity among women to end all forms of gender inequalities and bias against women. Buhari said this at... Read more

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Tags: Asabe Vilita-Bashir, Lami Lau, Aisha Buhari, Hajiya Mairo Al-Makura

2023: Buhari’s govt. not threat to media

AS the 2023 general elections draw nearer, the Federal Government has reiterated that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is not and will not be a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Musikilu Mojeed, Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Lai Mohammed

2023: Resign if you have political ambition, Akeredolu tells appointees

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has directed political appointees and public office holders willing to contest for various positions in the forthcoming general elections to... Read more

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Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Princess Oladunni Odu

13,000 Nigerians are my employees– Orji Kalu

THE  Chief Whip of Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu says he has 13,000 Nigerians under his employment across different sectors of the economy. The former governor of Abia... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Abdulahi Adamu,  President Buhari, Sen. Orji Kalu

Nasarawa Judicial commission establishes special courts for easy access to justice

THE Nasarawa State Chief Judge and Chairman Judicial Service Commission, Justice Aisha Aliyu, on Monday, signed a small claims court warrant to pave way for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 57 times

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2023: Zulum tasks presidential aspirants on unity

GOV. Babagana Zulum of Borno has urged presidential aspirants for the 2023 election to always consider the unity and peace of Nigeria as the paramount in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 59 times

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NDE disburses N14.6m agric loans to youths in A’Ibom

THE National Directorate of Employment, NDE, has disbursed N14.6 million agricultural loans to 136 youths in Akwa Ibom within the last five months.   Director-General of NDE, Malam... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Esther Akpan, Muhammadu Buhari, Promise Eka, Malam Abubakar Fikpo, Edem Duke

2023: Group says Amaechi represents consolidation, continuity

A youth group, Rotimi Amaechi Youth Ambassadors, RAYA, has described the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, as the only face of consolidation and continuity of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 73 times

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Security challenges: The crucifixion of Nasir El-Rufai

NASIR El- Rufai, the governor of kaduna State, is guilty by association. First is his close association with Muhammadu Buhari, the President of the Federal Republic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Rotimi Ameachi, Sanwo-Olu, Nasir El- Rufai, Muhammadu Buhari

Transport University, Daura will take-off Sept. – Amaechi

MINISTER of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, on Monday, expressed optimism that Daura Transport University will take-off in September. Amaechi said this after inspecting the level of work... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 77 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, Fidet Okhiria, Magdalene Ajani,

Tinubu seeks collaboration of APC governors to actualise 2023 presidential ambition

SEN. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos State and 2023 presidential hopeful on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday called for... Read more

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Tags: APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Gov. Dave Umahi, Gov. Yahaya Bello, Sen. Rochas Okorocha, Rotimi Amaechi,

2023 presidency: Tinubu ‘disowns’ Osinbajo

NATIONAL leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and presidential hopeful, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has publicly disowned his political godson, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, saying... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Hope Uzodimma, Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo

Zamfara First Lady distributes Ramadan welfare package to less privileged women

 ZAMFARA First Lady, Hajiya Aisha Bello-Matawalle,on Sunday flagged off the distribution of Ramadan welfare package to less privileged women in the state. Presenting the items to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Hajiya Fatima Musa, Hajiya Aisha Waziri, Hajiya Aisha Bello-Matawalle,

2023 presidential election: I will run-Osinbajo

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has declared his intention to contest in the 2023 presidential election. Osinbajo made his declaration in a video posted on his twitter handle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 117 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, President Yemi Osinbajo, All Progressives Congress (APC),

Imam Khalid And Northern Hypocrisy

By Kazeem Akintunde SHEIKH Nuru Khalid, the former Chief Imam of Apo Legislative Quarters’ Mosque committed a great ‘sin’ recently when he took the government of President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 452 times

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Terrorists, bandits neutralise as Buhari joins prayer for peace, justice

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari commenced the week under review on Monday by joining Muslim faithful at the State House Mosque to mark the commencement of the Ramadan... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Ramadan Tafsir, Sheikh Abdulwahab Sulaiman, Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN), Federal Executive Council (FEC), All Progressives Congress (

Apply moral, legal procedures in justice dispensation, CJ tells lawyers, judges

THE Chief Judge of Oyo State, Justice Munta Abimbola, has called on lawyers and judges in Nigeria to apply moral and legal procedures in their dispensation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Adekunle Adegoke, Justice Munta Abimbola, Imam Habibullahi Buhari

Restructuring: Panacea for Nigeria's governance challenges - Chief Anyaoku

By Paul Ejime ELECTIONS and their outcomes are triggers and drivers of political violence, conflicts and instability in Nigeria. But the level of uncertainty has heightened with every... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 271 times

Tags: Chief Emeka Anyaoku, ECOWAS, UN, Abdulsalami Abubakar, Muhammadu Saad Abubakar III, APC, PDP, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari

NIN-SIM: Reverse decision to block phone lines of 72 million subscribers, SERAP tells Buhari

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “direct the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, and the Nigerian Communications Commission... Read more

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Buhari’s trip to London, fake – Presidential aide

THE Personal Assistant to the President on New Media, Mr Bashir Ahmed, has described as fake the social media reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has embarked... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 71 times

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National Grid: Minister pledges normalcy soon

THE process of restoring power supply is ongoing following the national grid collapse at 6.30 p. m. on Friday, says the Federal Government.   The Minister of Power,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Aliyu, Isa Sanusi

Buhari assents to Bills on Police Academy, Animal Diseases Control

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assented to two Bills – Nigeria Police Academy (Establishment) Act, 2021 and Animal Diseases (Control) Act, 2022 – recently passed by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 99 times

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Buhari hosts ICAN President, says professionals are livewire of economies

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says professionals in various fields, especially accounting, provide the strength and framework for thriving economies. The president stated this when he received a delegation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

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There’s mess to clean up in Nigeria, Buhari tells accountants

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says his service as a military Head of State and a civilian leader has afforded him the opportunity to see the system of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, Femi Adesina, Comfort Olu Eyitayo, Muhammadu Buhari

Why Scottish varsity used picture of President Buhari picking his teeth

A prestigious Scottish university has confirmed illustrating bad leadership with a photo of President Muhammadu Buhari picking his teeth amidst rising poverty and insecurity across Nigeria. Robert... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 198 times

Tags: Isa Funtua, Tunde Sabiu, Muhammadu Buhari, Robert Gordon

Pressure mounts on Pinnick to resign over Qatar 2022 failure

THE President of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Mr Amaju Melvin Pinnick, has come under sustained pressure from Nigerian football stakeholders who want him to resign... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Alhaji Aliyu Kofar-Soro, Adekunle Salami, Tijani Yusuf, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, Muhammadu Buhari

Ukraine: FG condemns detention of Nigerians, other black students in Poland

THE Federal Government has condemned the Polish Authority for detaining Nigerians and other African students who fled war-torn Ukraine due to their black skin. The Chairman of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Imaan Suleiman, Muhammadu Buhari, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, NiDCOM

NIN-SIM Linkage: FG commends compliance, directs Telcos to bar outgoing calls on unlinked lines from 4 April

ON behalf of the Federal Government, the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Professor Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has commended Nigerians and Legal Residents for... Read more

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New Revenue Formula: Buhari receives Report, awaits constitutional review process

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has received the report on New Revenue Formula from the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) in the State House, Abuja, on... Read more

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Buni presents new APC Chairman to Buhari

Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe and immediate past interim Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has formally presented the new National Chairman of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Gov. Mai Mala Buni, All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Adamu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Digital Skills key for youth employability, productivity, says Minister

THE Federal Government has called on youths to embrace entrepreneurship development and digital skills to build capacity for employment and productivity.   Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, Minister of Industry,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 482 times

Tags: Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, President Muhammadu Buhari

ALGON optimistic on passage of LGA autonomy bill by States Assembly

THE Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), has expressed confidence in the states assembly to expeditiously pass the bill granting financial and administrative autonomy to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), Aminu Maifata,

FG to finance 2022 budget deficit with new borrowing

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has written to the House of Representatives seeking an increase in the 2022 budget deficit to be financed through borrowing from the domestic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 49 times

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Public Buildings Maintenance: Buhari signs Executive Order 11

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law Executive Order 11 on national public buildings maintenance. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the president signed the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Zainab Ahmed, Babatunde Fashola

Presidential aspirant urges security chiefs to resign over Kaduna railway attack, insecurity 

ABDULFATTAH Durojaiye, presidential aspirant under the auspices of the People's Redemption Party, PRP, has called for the resignation of Nigerian security adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

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Why we must support Tinubu for 2023 – Arewa leader

ALHAJI Musa Saidu, the leader of the Arewa Community in Southern Nigeria, says the North must support Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to become Nigeria’s president in 2023,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Goodluck Jonathan, Umaru Yar’Adua, Alhaji Musa Saidu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Arewa Initiative for Peaceful Coexistence in Southern Nigeria (AIPCSN),

Buhari appoints new minister of environment

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate re-deployment of Mohammed H. Abdullahi as the new minister of environment with effect from April 6.   Until his appointment, Mohammed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 222 times

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Minister seeks partners’ technical support on agricultural practices

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Mustapha Baba-Shehuri, has solicited technical support of partners to integrate states and local governments in advancing agricultural practices... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Mustapha Baba-Shehuri, All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Farouk Rabi’u-Mudi,

Buhari signs Executive Order 11 on assets maintenance

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday signed into law the Executive Order 11 on national public buildings maintenance. The signing of the document preceded the weekly virtual Federal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Mohammed Bello, Hadi Sirika, Abubakar Malami, Isa Pantami, FEC, Folashade Yemi-Esan,

BMO drowns PDP’s phantom claims at federal, state levels

 THE Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has dismissed claims by governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that Nigeria was 100 per cent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: PDP, Buhari Media Organisation, Niyi Akinsiju , Malam Garba Shehu

Neither Buhari nor the APC can save Nigeria alone

By Rotimi Fasan THE latest massacres, including the train killings and abductions in Kaduna and other parts of the North that have for some years now, come... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 149 times

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2023: Adamu charges Benue APC stakeholders to be united

SEN. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Tuesday in Abuja, charged the party’s critical stakeholders in Benue to be united in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Sani Musa, Muhammad Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu, George Akume

Nigeria to assist Ghana on biotechnology – Perm Sec

MR Idowu Afe, Overseeing Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, STI, said Nigeria, via the National Biotechnology Development Agency, NABDA, is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Frances Onyekachi, Muhammadu Buhari, Idowu Afe, NABDA

Buhari hails former Gov. Gbenga Daniel at 66

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined the leadership and members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in congratulating Otunba Gbenga Daniel, former Governor of Ogun, on his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Obafemi Awolowo, Femi Adesina, Gbenga Daniel, Muhammadu Buhari

2023 elections: LCCI tasks FG, states on rising insecurity

THE Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, LCCI, has charged the federal and state governments to expedite actions to restore peace, law, and order before political... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Michael Olawale-Cole, LCCI

Minister attributes weak LG system to poor education programmes

THE Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has identified weak local government system as partly the cause of poor education programmes delivery in the country.   Adamu stated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Malam Adamu Adamu, Mr David Gende, President Muhammadu Buhari

Lai Mohammed advocates more devolution of power to local govts

MINISTER of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai  Mohammed, on Tuesday in Abuja advocated greater devolution of authority to local councils to enable them to perform optimally. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Alhaji Lai  Mohammed, Dr Ibrahim Choji, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Our policy has made Nigeria fertiliser powerhouse in Africa – Buhari

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has attributed Nigeria’s rising prominence as Africa’s fertiliser powerhouse to the implementation of the right policies by the present administration. The president made this... Read more

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Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari,

Adamu calls for more synergy between APC secretariat, Diaspora members

SEN. Abdullahi Adamu, the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) has called for more synergy between the party’s National Secretariat and its Diaspora members.Adamu said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, All Progressives Congress (APC), Jacob Ogunseye, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Anti-govt sermon: Why we sacked Abuja Imam — Mosque C’ttee

THE Management Committee of the National Assembly Legislators’ Quarters Mosque, Apo, Abuja, has sacked Sheikh Nuru Khalid, the Chief Imam, who was accused of criticing the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: National Assembly Legislators’ Quarters Mosque, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sheikh Nuru Khalid

Buhari remains committed to projects delivery till his last day in office-BMO

IN spite of having few months left in his tenure in office, President Muhammadu Buhar will not relent in his commitment to delivering on quality projects,... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Niyi Akinsiju, Cassidy Madueke, Buhari Media Organization(BMO)

Insecurity: Buhari’s govt. not overwhelmed, says minister

THE Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Monday said that the Muhammadu Buhari administration is not overwhelmed by the security challenges in the... Read more

Author: Jacinta Nwachukwu | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Federal Government, Insecurity, terrorism, Muhammadu Buhari

NIN-SIM policy: Buhari approves implementation, directs telcos to bar calls on unlinked lines

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the implementation of NIN-SIM Policy and directed Telephone companies (Telcos) to bar all outgoing calls on unlinked cell phone lines from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Ikechukwu Adinde, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Kayode Adegoke, National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), National Identification Number (NIN), Associa

2023: Group asks Southern states to make A’Ibom Gov consensus candidate

A political pressure group named Inter-Party Presidential Consensus Forum, IPCF, has called on the 17 southern states to adopt Akwa-Ibom State governor, Udom Emmanuel, as consensus... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Danladi, Udom Emmanuel, Olaniyi Adegbite

Buhari approves re-appointment of NEXIM bank management

THE re-appointment of the entire executive management of Nigeria Export-Import, NEXIM, Bank has been approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. The re-appointment follows the fact that the members... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Bala Bello, Muhammadu Buhari, Yunusa Abdullahi

Mercenaries: Our military can defeat bandits, PDP replies El-Rufai

PEOPLES Democratic Party, PDP, has said it believes in the competence and capability of the armed forces to defend Nigeria against acts of terror just as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Debo Ologunagba, Nasir El-Rufai

NIN-SIM linkage: Federal Govt directs Telcos to bar calls from defaulters

THE  Federal Government has directed telecommunications companies to bar outgoing calls on unlinked mobile lines following the expiration of the extension for the integration of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Aliyu Abubakar Aziz, Prof. Umar Garba Dambatta, Muhammadu Buhari, Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Kayode Olagoke, Ikechukwu Adinde

Rising insecurity : Hiring mercenaries not an option, our troops are capable – CSOs

CIVIL Society Organisations (CSOs) are among those who have rejected the idea of hiring mercenaries to tackle insecurity in the country, stating that such is not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Governor Nasir El-Rufai, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari rejoices with Adams Oshiomhole at 70

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined leaders and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in celebrating with former Governor of Edo, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, on his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, APC

Obey ECOWAS judgment, end prosecutions for ‘insulting public officials’, SERAP tells Buhari

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “enforce the judgment by the ECOWAS Court of Justice compelling your government to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Justice Gberi-De Quattara, Kolawole Oluwadare, Abubakar Malami, Muhammadu Buhari

Dangote leading Nigeria’s industrial revolution – Minister

THE Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has commended the Dangote Group for leading Nigeria’s industrial revolution towards ensuring food and energy security.   The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Devakumar Edwin, Muhammadu Buhari, Lai Mohammed, Dangote Refinery

Nigeria begins Urea Fertiliser export to U.S., Brazil, others

WITH the coming on stream of the Dangote Fertiliser Plant, in Lagos, Nigeria has commenced exportation of Urea-based fertiliser to the U.S, India, Brazil, Mexico and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Devakumar Edwin, Lai Mohammed

Security agencies restore ‘normalcy’ to Abuja-Kaduna highway as Buhari talks tough

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to security chiefs to apprehend or neutralise all terrorists responsible for the Monday night’s train terror attack on Kaduna-bound train, during the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Gen. Mahamat Deby, Yemi Osinbajo, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria versus Ghana, an example of how not to organise a match

LAST Tuesday’s debacle at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja, where the Super Eagles of Nigeria hosted the Black Stars of Ghana in the second... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Qatar 2022, Aliko Dangote, FIFA, Moshood Abiola National Stadium

CCT: FG dusburses N1.3bn to 100,000 households in Katsina State – Official

THE Federal Government has disbursed N1.3 billion to 100,043 less privileged and poor households under the Conditional Cash Transfer, CCT, programme in Katsina State. CCT is a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Alhaji Abdulkadir Mamman-Nasir, Muhammadu Buhari

Since amalgamation, Nigeria has never had better President like Buhari – Gov. Masari

GOV. Aminu Masari of Katsina State says “since the amalgamation of Nigeria in 1914, the country has never had a better government and President like Muhammad... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Mustapha Bara’u, Aminu Masari, Muhammad Buhari

Speaker tasks new APC National Chairman on inclusive governance

THE Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi, has urged the new National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, to provide... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi

” I’ll make Nigeria investment haven if elected,” says Ohuabunwa

A Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential aspirant, Chief Sam Ohuabunwa, says he will transform Nigerian into an investment haven, if elected.   Ohuabunwa, the Convener of the New... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Chief Sam Ohuabunwa, IPOB, PDP

Buhari salutes Osi of Owu Kingdom, Chief Fatai

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday felicitated Chief Fatai Adegbenro, Osi of Owu Kingdom and Baaloro of Egbaland, on his 80th birthday, April 3, 2022. The President, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Femi Adesina, Fatai Adegbenro,Muhammadu Buhari

National Arts Theatre will be ready in November – Lai Mohammed

THE ongoing renovation work of the National Arts Theatre Complex will be completed and inaugurated in November, Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has said. Mohammed spoke on... Read more

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Tags: Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Sunday Dare, Muhammadu Buhari, Godwin Emefiele, Lai Mohammed

Don’t take Nigerians for granted, APC presidential aspirant advises new NWC

A presidential hopeful, Chief Stanley Osifo, has urged the new National Working Committee, NWC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, not to take Nigerians for granted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 106 times

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Buhari salutes Lady Christine Otedola at 90

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Lady Christine Otedola on her 90th birthday, joining family and friends to rejoice with the former First Lady of Lagos State. The president... Read more

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Train Attack: el-Rufa’i updates Buhari

GOV. Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State on Friday in Abuja updated President Muhammadu Buhari on security developments in his state following the Monday night’s terror attack... Read more

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Buhari welcomes Ramadan fasting, asks Muslims to feed the poor

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined world leaders in welcoming the month of Ramadan, the month of fasting and intense devotion for Muslims. The president made his feelings... Read more

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Buhari gets update on Chad’s transition

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has received assurances that the transition to democratic rule in Chad Republic, put in place following the demise of the long-standing ruler, Idris... Read more

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Chevron wins 2 FIRS awards for tax compliance

THE Chevron Nigeria Limited (“CNL”), operator of the joint venture between the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC) and CNL (“NNPC/CNL JV”), and Star Deep Water... Read more

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Tags: Esimaje Brikinn, President Muhammadu Buhari, FIRS, Chevron Nigeria Limited, Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited

Teachers seek stakeholders’ support to eliminate quackery from teaching profession

The Registrar, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), Prof. Josiah Ajiboye, has called on stakeholders including the media to join forces with the council to eliminate... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Chuks Ukwuatu, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), Prof. Josiah Ajiboye,

Establishment of more fertiliser plants has curbed activities of middlemen—–FEPSAN

THE Fertilizer Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria, FEPSAN, has said that the establishment of more fertiliser plants in the country has curbed the activities of... Read more

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Buhari orders security agencies to end Ogun cult killings

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has called for an end to the murders, kidnappings and sexual assault by rival cult groups against their opponents which have spiralled in... Read more

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2023 time for Nigeria to have first female president, says APGA aspirant

AN All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, presidential aspirant,  Ms Angela Johnson, says that 2023 is the time for the country to have the first female President. Johnson,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Augustine Ehiemere, Angela Johnson, Muhammadu Buhari

New Navy warship begins maiden voyage from UAE to Nigeria

THE Nigerian Navy, NN, newly constructed Landing Ship Tank, LST, 100 christened Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS, KADA is scheduled to undertake her maiden voyage from Albwardy... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, Awwal Gambo, Adedotun Ayo-Vaughan, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari bags Africa road builders award for infrastructure

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has been honoured with the “Africa Road Builders Award” f his efforts in infrastructural development in Nigeria. In his acceptance speech at the 7th... Read more

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We can’t complete Ajaokuta plant before leaving in 2023 – Federal Govt

THE federal government has made a policy volte face on the Ajaokuta steel rolling mill, saying the Buhari administration can no longer complete the project in... Read more

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Tags: Vladmir Putin, Olamilekan Adegbite, Muhammadu Buhari

Businessmen donate N97m for Osinbajo nomination form

MEMBERS of the Nigerian business community pushing for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 have raised N97 million to buy the... Read more

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Diaspora Nigerians lunch Internet TV

The Nigerians in Diaspora Leadership and Governance Canada Inc. (LGC) on Thursday in Abuja lunched the Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) into the Nigerian market. The News Agency... Read more

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Tags: Internet Protocol Television (IPTV), Diaspora Leadership and Governance Canada Inc, Kola Esomojumi, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Matthew Urhoghide, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission  (NiDCOM),

Buhari approves reconstitution of Board of NDE

PRESIDENT Muhammaadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of the Board of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) with Mr Festus Keyamo as Chairman. Keyamo is also the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

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Buhari lauds BOI for creating 9m jobs

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has lauded the Bank of Industry (BOI) for creating more than nine million jobs in the last seven years. He also commended BOI for... Read more

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Buhari, Bazoum hold bilateral talks

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari and his Nigerien counterpart Mohammed Bazoum are currently engaged in bilateral talks in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports... Read more

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NAFDAC gets WHO level 3 certification

NATIONAL Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has been characterised as Maturity Level 3 Regulatory Agency by the World Health Organisation, WHO. The director-general... Read more

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PDP should be ashamed of what it did to Nigerians in 16 years-BMO

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has taken a swipe at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over its comments on last weekend’s national convention of the All... Read more

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2023: APC group gives Amaechi 21-day ultimatum to declare for presidency

AN All Progressives Congress, APC, support group had issued minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, a 21-day ultimatum to officially declare for presidency or be forced to... Read more

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IPOB rejects naming 2nd Niger Bridge after Buhari

THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday, rejected the alleged plan by the Federal Government to name the ongoing second Niger Bridge after President Muhammadu Buhari,... Read more

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Buhari hosts Nigerien leader, Bazoum, to a State Visit Thursday

The Presidency says President Muhammadu Buhari will host his Nigerien counterpart, Mohammed Bazoum, to a State Visit on Thursday. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and... Read more

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Murder attempt on HEDA Suraju major setback for Nigeria’s anti-corruption claims 

...group asks police to fish out armed invaders    Attempts to murder the Chairman, Human Environmental Development Agenda, (HEDA Resource Centre) Mr Olanrewaju Suraju is a major setback... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 51 times

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FG approves lie detector equipment, night vision goggles for NDLEA

THE Federal Government has approved the procurement of lie detectors and digital night vision goggles for the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA to enhance their... Read more

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Tags: NDLEA, FEC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Malami,

FG distributes 110,000 relief items to resettled Borno IDPs

THE Federal Government has begun the distribution of 110,000 assorted relief materials to resettled Internally Displaced Persons in Borno.   Hajiya Sadiya Umar-Faruk, the Minister for Humanitarian Affairs... Read more

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FEC observes a minute silence for victims of Abuja-Kaduna train attack

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday in Abuja observed a minute silence in honour of the victims of Abuja-Kaduna train attack. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

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Buhari sends Secondary Education Commission Bill to National Assembly

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has transmitted the National Senior Secondary School Education Commission Bill to the National Assembly for consideration. The bill was accompanied with a letter which... Read more

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Train attack: Buhari meets security chiefs

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed door with security chiefs few hours after Monday night’s terrorist attacks on Abuja-Kaduna bound train by bandits. The News Agency... Read more

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Nigeria must operate efficient tax administration to boost revenue – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja expressed his administration’s commitment to ensuring an efficient tax administration to improve tax revenue in the country. The president said... Read more

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Mark Okoye: Young, experienced, ready to run

By Nneka Nnadi   FOLLOWING years of agitations, lobbying, town-hall meetings, sensitization exercises, peaceful walks and protests, Nigeria’s young people finally made history on May 31, 2018. Not... Read more

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Dangote: Fertilising Nigeria towards food self-sufficiency

NIGERIA'S stake in the global trade supply has just been increased with the launch of the three million metric tones per annum capacity Dangote Fertiliser in... Read more

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Tags: Devakumar Edwin, Godwin Emefiele, Aliko Dangote, Muhammadu Buhari, Dangote group

Emir lauds Buhari on FCE Kontagora conversion to varsity

The  Emir of Kontagora, Alhaji Muazu Barau II, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting to the bill to upgrade the Federal College of Education, Kontagora,... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Rashid Haruna,Femi Gbajabiamila, Ahmad Lawan, Sen. Aliyu Abdullahi, Alhaji Muazu Barau II,

ECOWAS asks FG to intensify control of small arms, light weapons

ECONOMIC Community of West African States, ECOWAS, Commission through the Organised Crime West African Response to Trafficking, OCWAR-T, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari administration to intensify... Read more

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He’s always placing welfare, unity of Nigeria above self, Buhari says of Tinubu at 70

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined members, leaders and chieftains of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in rejoicing with National Leader of the party and former... Read more

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FG empowers PWDs on entrepreneurship skills in N’East

THE Federal Government has commenced capacity building of 30 persons with disabilities, PWDs, across the six states in the North-East zone on entrepreneurship skills. Minister of Humanitarian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 255 times

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Section 84(12) controversy: Court joins APM in PDP suit against NASS, others

A Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered Allied Peoples Movement, APM, to be joined in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s suit against National Assembly, NASS, over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 47 times

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3 men jailed 3 months each for constituting public nuisance

A Dei-dei Grade 1 Area Court, Shagari Quarters, Abuja, on Monday sentenced three men to three months imprisonment each for constituting public nuisance. The convicts- Umar Aliyu,... Read more

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Tags: Sulyman Ola, Umar Aliyu, Abdulrahman Isa, Husaini Aisha

40,000MW Of Electricity: Another unfulfilled promise of ruling All Progressives Congress

As the countdown to the end of the 8-year tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling APC, it is obvious that the 40,000mw of electricity... Read more

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APC chieftain hails outcome of national convention, backs Tinubu’s presidential bid

THE outcome of Saturday’s national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is a good omen for the nation. The declaration was made on Sunday in Lagos... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Mr Dipo Olorunrinu, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu,

APC Convention: Orji Kalu congratulates new NWC members

THE Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu, on Sunday, congratulated the new National Working Committee (NWC) members of the All Progressives Congress (APC).   Kalu,... Read more

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2023 Elections: Don’t give party tickets to ‘highest bidders’, Buhari warns APC leaders

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has enjoined the new National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to ensure that the party primaries are not influenced... Read more

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Buhari urges universities to develop new curriculum on self-employment

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has called for the development of new curriculum for Nigerian universities that would lay emphasis on self-employment.   Buhari made the call on Saturday in... Read more

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Orji Kalu hails President Buhari’s intervention ahead of APC convention

 SEN. Orji Kalu, the Chief Whip of the Senate on Saturday hailed President Muhammadu Buhari’s timely intervention in resolving the intra party differences ahead of APC ... Read more

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APC National convention updates

7,584 delegates to vote their preferred candidates today. Sen Musa withdraws from APC chairmanship race, backs Adamu   Frontline National Chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress  (APC), Senator... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Mohammed Sani Musa, Sen. Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, Abudulaziz Yari, Mal. Saliu Mustapha, Mohammed Saidu Etsu.

Massive infrastructural devt differentiates APC from PDP – Fashola

MR Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Works and Housing, says the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) administration has been delivering infrastructural projects in spite... Read more

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Tags: Mr Babatunde Fashola, Gov. Kayode Fayemi, President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, PDP

Buhari warns EFCC against political interference

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja admonished the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to avoid being used for partisan politics or used to settle... Read more

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Gov. Fayemi denies statement on consensus candidate

By Anthony Isibor. GOVERNOR Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has debunked media reports that he rejected the APC arrangement for a consensus national party chairmanship candidate in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: President Mohammed Buhari, Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Yinka Oyebode, APC

As APC adopts consensus option at tomorrow’s national convention

ALL things being equal, the All Progressives Congress, APC, national convention in Abuja, tomorrow would be a convention anchored on consensus. The issue of the mode of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

How we can change voter apathy in elections – Abiola

RINSOLA Abiola, daughter of late chief MKO Abiola and also an aspirant for the APC National Youth Leader position, in this interview with JONATHAN NDA-ISAIAH, gave... Read more

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Tags: JONATHAN NDA-ISAIAH, MKO Abiola, Rinsola Abiola, Muhammadu Buhari

Convention: Group hails Buhari’s timely intervention in APC leadership crisis

COALITION of All Progressives Congress, APC, Support Groups, CAPCSG, has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari for wading into the leadership crisis that almost ruined the chance of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Maryam Danjaki, Dattijo Miya, Shedrack Ogolekwu, Muhammadu Buhari

APC convention: Buhari’s idea of consensus sure to douse tension, prevent clashes

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC from Abia State, Chief Sam Nkire has said that the option of consensus canvased by President Muhammadu... Read more

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Tags: APC, President Muhammadu Buhari,

2nd Niger Bridge now at 91% completion —FG

THE Federal Government yesterday said that the Second Niger Bridge is now at 91 per cent completion. This is because the Federal Government has claimed that the... Read more

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Tags: Second Niger Bridge, EndSARS, Babatunde Fashola, President Muhammadu Buhari,

APC Convention: How Adamu emerged consensus candidate

AHEAD of its tomorrow’s national convention, former Governor of Nasarawa State, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, has emerged as consensus national chairmanship candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress... Read more

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Tags: Senator Abdullahi Adamu, NGF, Kayode Fayemi, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

APC Chairmanship: Lalong counters Fayemi, says Buhari told Governors his preferred candidate

GOVERNOR Simon Lalong of Plateau State has confirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari told Governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, of his preference for Abdullahi Adamu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Simon Lalong, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari hosts Tinubu, other APC founding fathers to dinner

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has hosted the founding fathers of the All Progressives  Congress (APC), including former Lagos State governor Bola Tinubu, to a dinner at the... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Governors Nasir El-Rufai, Aminu Masari of Katsina, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, Chief Bisi Akande, Dr Ogbomnaya Onu, Rochas Okorocha, Ibrahim Shekarau

APC excludes political aides from voting at convention

THE Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the All Progressives Congress, APC has excluded political office holders from voting at the national convention on Saturday. CECPC,... Read more

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Why we chose consensus option, by APC

NASARAWA State Governor Abdullahi Sule yesterday shed light on why the All Progressives Congress, APC opted for consensus to pick party officials at tomorrow’s convention. The convention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: APC, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Governor Abdullahi Sule, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari mourns first female U.S. Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with President Joe Biden of United States of America and the Albright family over the passage of the first female United... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

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PDP still behaving like Nollywood party- DG VON

FOUNDING member of All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr Osita Okechukwu, has expressed regrets that the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has demonstrated monumental lack of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 120 times

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Bagudu lauds Centre for empowering 500 women, youths in Kebbi

GOV. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has commended the Aisha Abubakar Malami Centre for Women Development, AAMCWD, for empowering 500 women and youths with N25 million. Bagudu, represented... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Hajiya Aisha Gurabi, Alhaji Abubakar Chika-Ladan, Atiku Bagudu

2023: Northern group drum up support for power shift to South

A Nothern group under the aegeis of Arewa Concerned Civil Society Organisations of Nigerian, have called for presidential power shift to South in 2023. The News Agency... Read more

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Tags: Arewa Concerned Civil Society Organisations of Nigerian, President Mohammed Buhari,

Sanwo-Olu excited over economic benefits of Dangote investments in Lagos

LAGOS State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expressed excitement over the decision of Dangote Group to situate their biggest investment in the country in the state, saying... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Muhammadu Buhari

APC convention: Adhere to party’s regulations, group tells aspirants

A political group in the All Progressives Congress, APC, under the auspices of Credible Alliance for Better Nigeria, CABN, has called on all aspirants contesting for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Ahmed Badanga, President Buhari

Microsoft to be fully operational in Nigeria: As Federal Govt launch new office & Africa development centre in Lagos

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has formally launched the new Microsoft Nigeria Office, which also houses the Africa Development Centre, ADC. While congratulating the Microsoft Nigeria team and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

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National Convention: Buhari hosts APC Chairmanship aspirants

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed door with all All Progressives Congress Chairmanship aspirants of the party during its forthcoming National Convention on March 26. Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: George Akume, Mai Mala Buni, Sunday Aghaeze, Muhammadu Buhari

APC chairmanship: Governors bow to Buhari, agree on Adamu

GOVERNORS who are members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Wednesday aligned with President Muhammadu Buhari on the candidature of a former Governor of Nasarawa State,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

2023: A Southerner must succeed Buhari – Arewa Youth group

A group,the Arewa Concerned Civil Society Organizations of Nigeria has reiterated its stand that a person from the South must succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Speaking... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Arewa, President Muhammadu Buhari, Abdulsalam Mohammed Kazeem

TETFund staff bid farewell to Bogoro

THE staff of Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, last week organised a farewell programme for the outgoing executive secretary, Professor Suleiman Bogoro at the Fund’s headquarters... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Sonny Echono, Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan, Professor Suleiman Bogoro, TETFund

Buhari condemns terrorist attacks in Kaduna State

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the terrorist attack on four locations in Kaura Local Government of Kaduna State in which two soldiers and many others were... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Malam Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari

National Convention: We will support Buhari’s candidate – APC Governors reassure

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met behind closed doors with governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, over the forthcoming National Convention of the party, slated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Mai Mala Buni, Atiku Bagudu, Muhammadu Buhari

PDP Govs’ Forum decries nation’s rising economic difficulties

THE People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Governors’ Forum has expressed concern over the rising cost of living and general economic difficulties in the country. The forum met on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Ahmadu Fintiri, Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammadu Buhari, Okezie Ikpeazu

FEC approves N92.1bn for construction of Abuja Airport 2nd runway

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N92.1 billion for the construction of a second runway at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The News Agency of... Read more

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Senate confirms 7 members of CBN’s Monetary Policy Committee

THE Senate at the Wednesday plenary confirmed the nomination of seven members of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The confirmation of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Uba Sani, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Mohammed Adaya Salisu, Alhaji Aliyu Ahmed, Prof. Michael Obadan, Prof. Festus Adeola Adenikinju, Prof. Aliyu Sanusi Rafi

Stakeholders applaud NGO’s efforts to deepen citizens’ engagement in tracking projects

SOME stakeholders in Kaduna have applauded the efforts of an NGO, Connected Development, CODE, on deepening citizens’ engagement in tracking legislators’ constituency projects. The stakeholders gave their... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Lucy Abagi, Buhari Bello, Hadiza Umar, Nazir Sanusi, Shu’aibu Jaja, Sadiq Ibrahim, Connected Development

APC will not be distracted from holding successful Convention – Buni

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) says it will not be distracted by agents of destabilisation using the media to cause crisis in the party. Gov. Mai Mala... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Governor Sani Bello, President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Mai Mala Buni, APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Mamman Mohammed,

Aviation, Works Ministries, others make presentations as Buhari presides over FEC

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) with the Ministries of Aviation, Works and Housing, Agriculture and Foreign... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

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COVID-19: Federal lawmaker facilitates relief funds for 150 constituents

TOLULOPE Akande-Sadipe (APC- Oluyole), has facilitated COVID-19 relief funds for 150 constituents. This is contained in a statement signed by her Media Aide, Olamilekan Olusada, and made... Read more

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First Lady urges IAEA to change cancer narrative in Nigeria, Africa

First Lady Aisha Buhari has urged the International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA, to change the cancer narrative in Nigeria and Africa. This is contained in a statement... Read more

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Regulations, guidelines for 2023 Poll to be ready in 10 months, says Yakubu

PROF Mahmood Yakubu Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says the regulations and guidelines for the 2023 general election will be ready in ten... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: John Palfrey, Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

No pact to cede presidency to South West, APC bigwigs insist

SOME top shots of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC,  have faulted reports that an unwritten agreement and understanding among founders of the party in 2013... Read more

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Buhari directs timely completion of Lekki Deep Sea Port

 PRESIDENT  Muhammadu Buhari has praised the efforts of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, towards making the Lekki Deep Sea Port a reality. He also directed the... Read more

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Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, Alhaji Aliko Dangote

Buhari directs concessioning of 4 airports, inaugurates new terminal

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed Sen. Hadi Sirika, the Minister of Aviation, to fast-track the planned concessioning of four major airports in the country. Buhari gave the... Read more

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Buhari inaugurates 80-unit housing estate in Sokoto

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday inaugurated an 80-unit housing estate in Sokoto aimed at improving living conditions and ameliorating housing deficit in the state. The News Agency... Read more

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Presidency accuses PDP of plotting to destabilize Nigeria

THE Presidency on Tuesday chided the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, over its comment on the economic situation in the country, accusing the party of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Debo Ologunagba, PDP, President Muhammadu Buhari

I have no regret defecting to APC — Shinkafi

SANI Shinkafi, the former National Secretary of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, says he has not regret defecting to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Shinkafi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Bello Matawalle, Mai Mala-Buni, Muhammadu Buhari, SANI Shinkafi, Bello Matawalle

Senate to debate court ruling on Section 84 (12) of Electoral Act

THE Senate, will, on Wednesday, debate the ruling of a Federal High Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia, which nullified the controversial Section 84 (12) of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Justice Anyadike, Ovie Omo-Agege, Chukwuka Utazi, Evelyn Anyadike, George Sekibo

Obong of Calabar urges Buhari to reconstitute FUNAAB governing council

THE Obong of Calabar, Edidem Ekpo Okon, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to reconstitute the Governing Council of Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, FUNAAB. The Obong,... Read more

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Tags: Chukwuwinke Ezekpeazu, Bola Adekola, Kola Adepoju, Edidem Ekpo Okon, Muhammadu Buhari

Dangote Group 2nd largest employer of labour in Nigeria after FG ― Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said Dangote Group is the second-largest employer of labour in Nigeria, after the federal government. He said this in Lagos, when he... Read more

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Buhari summons minister over erratic power supply

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has summoned the Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, for a meeting at the Presidential Villa over the erratic power supply situation across the... Read more

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Buhari approves more security operatives, arms for Imo

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved a fresh range of solutions, including the deployment of more security personnel, arms and ammunition to douse the security situation in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Hope Uzodinma, Abubakar Aliyu, Professor Doyin Salami, Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Presidential visit: Lagos announces diversion of traffic

FOLLOWING the coming of President Muhammadu Buhari to Lagos state on Tuesday, to commission the newly built International Terminal at the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 242 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, Muritala Muhammed International Airport

FG threatens sanctions against NASS, others over breach of national minimum wage act

FEDERAL Government has threatened sanctions against the management of National Assembly for breaching the provisions of the National Minimum Wage Act, 2019, signed into law by... Read more

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FG implements 150 ease of doing business reforms - Minister

THE Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has implemented over 150 reforms, moving Nigeria up 39... Read more

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Buhari to commission newly built airport terminal Tuesday

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, will on Tuesday, commission the newly built international terminal at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos. The Lagos terminal is one of the five built... Read more

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‘Why we want Amaechi as president

A group, the Unity House Foundation, UHF, has defended its appeal to the minister of transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, to contest for the 2023 presidential election. The... Read more

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Fuel crisis: Act now to avoid nationwide agitation, PDP tells APC

THEPeoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday told the All Progressives Congress, APC, administration to immediately address the rising fuel cost and hardship in the country, adding that... Read more

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Zelensky, Ukraine, and lessons for Nigerian leaders

LEADERSHIP can come from anyone, anywhere, anytime, but this skill and attribute crucial in moving an organisation or nation forward is in short supply in Nigeria.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

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APC convention: Stakeholders perfect consensus list as aspirants intensify lobby

STALWARTS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and chieftains close to the Presidency are currently in high level discussions ahead of Saturday’s national convention of the... Read more

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Buhari condemns violence in S/East, consoles Obiozor

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has described as “deeply distressing” the destruction in Imo State of the buildings and assets of the Police and the home of Prof.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags:  Prof. George Obiozor, President Muhammadu Buhari, Ohanaeze Ndi Igbo, Malam Garba Shehu,

The show of shame in Awka and The relevance of the office of the First Lady

By Kazeem Akintunde It was not expected and when it happened, it left everyone in shock. Even cameramen and photojournalists, trained to capture such events for posterity... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 209 times

Tags: Prof Charles Soludo, Bianca Ojukwu, Mrs Ebele Obiano, President Muhamadu Buhari, Dr. Alex Ekwueme,

Resign, hand over to Osinbajo, Ortom tells Buhari

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue State has berated President Muhammadu Buhari for plunging Nigeria into unimaginable economic crisis as well as his inability to tackle the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 117 times

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Energy stakeholder cautions NLC over revolution threat

THE Skymark Energy and Power Ltd. has urged the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, to thread with caution regarding its recent threat of mass revolt over prevailing... Read more

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Don’t waste your retirement benefits, Naval Chief tells Armed Forces graduands

THE Chief of Naval Staff, CNS, Vice Adm. Awaal Gambo, on Friday advised the 329 graduate trainees of Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre, NAFRIC, to judiciously... Read more

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FG committed to building collaborations, synergies to develop non-oil sector- Minister

THE Minister of State, Industry,Trade and Investment, Mariam Katagum has reiterated Federal Government commitment to developing the non -oil sector, especially the Agricultural sector. Katagum said this... Read more

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FG to sanction depot owners selling beyond approved ex-depot price -Sylva

THE Federal Government says it will deal decisively and sanction any Depot Owner caught selling petroleum products beyond the approved Ex-Depot price in the country. Chief Timipre... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 109 times

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NDLEA arrests 73 drug offenders, seizes 1,781.85 kg of hemp

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Osun Command said it has arrested 73 persons in connection with drug offences and seized 1,781.854 kg of Indian... Read more

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Buni returns to Nigeria

GOV. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe, has taken over the leadership of All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), after returning from... Read more

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Buni disbands Bello’s convention sub-committees

THE chairman of  Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni, has disbanded the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 77 times

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Ganduje commends Buhari for deepening states’ fiscal transparency, accountability

KANO state governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has commended the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari for its fiscal intervention through the States Fiscal Transparency Accountability and Sustainability,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Stephen Okon, Aliyu Ahmed, Salisu Lawal Indabawa, Ibrahim Mohammed, Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Osinbajo’s succession bid

AS a Christian and even a Pastor, South-Westerner and member of the academic community, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, by a certain judgement, fits the description of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

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MURIC declares Buhari father of modern Nigeria on infrastructure development

MUSLIM Rights Concern, MURIC, has declared President Muhammadu Buhari as “Father of Modern Nigeria” because of the massive infrastructure development embarked upon by the ruling All... Read more

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Kebbi govt trains SMEs associations on ICT

THE Kebbi state government has trained members of the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), on the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in the state.   While... Read more

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Ogun: Steer clear of Obas’ rites, traditionalists warn Muslims, Christians

TRADITIONAL worshippers in Ogun State Wednesday warned Muslim and Christian clerics as well as those they termed “recalcitrant obas” to steer clear of the burial and... Read more

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2023: I’ll not step on Buhari’s toes, Tinubu tells APC senators, reps

A presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, yesterday, vowed not to step on President Muhammadu Buhari’s toes, but step... Read more

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Dr Felix, PCP 2019 presidential candidate joins 2023 race

DR Nicolas Felix, a  2019 presidential candidate of the Peoples Coalition Party PCP, has declared  intention to vie for the office of the president in  the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 95 times

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Buhari to APC governors: Buni remains party chair

THE leadership impasse in the All Progressives Congress, APC has been halted by President Muhammadu Buhari. The President asked party members to support Yobe State Governor Mai... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 161 times

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Buhari regrets inconvenience caused by petrol, electricity shortages, apologises to citizens

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sincere regrets for the inconvenience caused to citizens of the country following a prolonged shortages of petroleum products and electricity supply. In... Read more

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Yari, Akume, others pick APC Expression of Interest forms ahead of National Convention

THE national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja has become a beehive of activities as the party’s March 26 national convention looms. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: President Muhammad Buhari, National Working Committee (NWC), Sen. Bananas Gemade, All Progressives Congress (APC), Lawrence Unuchukwu, Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC

President Buhari approves reconstitution of NBC board

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of theGoverning Board of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC),following the expiration of the tenure of the former Board.In a... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Adesola Oyinloye Ndu, Olaniyan Olatunji Badmus, Wada Asab Ibrahim, Iheanyichukwu Azubike Dike, Bashir Omolaja B

NEMA distributes relief materials to 151 households in C/River

THE National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA has distributed relief materials to 151 households that were affected by windstorm in Ikom/Boki Federal Constituency in Cross River. The Director... Read more

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Tags: Mr Mustapha Ahmed, Mr Papa Assi, Rep. Chris Agibe, President Muhammadu Buhari, NEMA

Atiku: Tinubu wanted to be my running mate but I said no

FORMER Vice President Atiku Abubakar has narrated how he turned down the offer made by Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in 2007. Atiku, who served as the deputy of... Read more

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U.S positive rating of Nigeria’s maize production, another feather to Buhari’s cap : BMO

THE positive rating of Nigeria’s maize production which rose astronomically by 16 per cent in 2021, is another positive impact of the various policy initiatives of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 65 times

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Kaduna Govt asks aspiring appointees, public servants to resign

THE Kaduna State government has directed political appointees and public servants aspiring for elective offices in 2023 general election to resign thier positions on or before... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 50 times

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Buhari salutes Pastor Ashimolowo at 70

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo, Founder/President of Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC), as he marks his 70th birthday on March 17, 2022. In a... Read more

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2023 polls: Kaduna Govt asks aspiring appointees, public servants to resign

THE Kaduna State government has directed political appointees and public servants aspiring for elective offices in 2023 general election to resign thier positions on or before... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 63 times

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APC crisis: Buni’s camp bounces back as activities for convention begin

THE camp of the embattled Chairman of the Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Shuaibu Aruwa, Justice Bello Kawu, Nasir El-Rufai, Abubakar Sani Bello, Adams Oshiomhole, Muhammadu Buhari, James John Akpanudoedehe, Mai Mala Buni

Presidential race: We’re not troubled by Osinbajo’s ambition – Tinubu’s camp

THE Asiwaju Bola Tinubu presidential campaign has said it is not bothered by the rumoured presidential ambition of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Daily Trust had exclusively reported on Monday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: James Faleke, Malam Ahmed Jaji, Dayo Adeyeye, Prince Tajudeen Olusi, Muhammadu Buhari, Bola Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo

Aisha Buhari wants new approach to localising humanitarian aids

NIGERIA'S First Lady and Chairperson, African First Ladies Peace Mission, AFLPM, Aisha Buhari, has expressed the need for stakeholders to adopt a new approach in addressing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Aisha Buhari, Dr Manal Mohammed Taryam, Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Mr Jagan Chapagain, Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Dr Sergio Piazzi.

Kano Govt. dissolves chamber of commerce, sets up caretaker committee

KANO State Government has ordered immediate dissolution of the leadership of Kano Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (KACCIMA), for failure to organise fresh elections. Musa... Read more

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Tags: Alhaji Usman Alhaji, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Alhaji Lawan Garo., Amb. Muktari Gashash, Dr Salim Muhammad, Alhaji. Tijjani Usman, Alhaji. Kabiru Kura, Hajiya Aisha Baffa, Alhaji Bashir Dado, Bauran Gay

Osinbajo presides over FEC meeting

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, presided over a hybrid meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC. The meeting was anchored from the State House Council Chambers,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Mohammed Bello, Lai Mohammed, Geoffrey Onyeama, Ogbonnaya Onu, Tijjani Umar, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Boss Mustapha, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

Fuss over RCCG Political Unit ploy to create division–Akinnola

Mr Richard Akinnola, Executive Director, Centre for Free Speech Organisation, has reacted to the fuss over the decision of the Redeemed Christian Church of God to... Read more

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President Buhari approves new NBC board

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of the Governing Board of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), following the expiration of the tenure of the former... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Wada Ibrahim, Mr Iheanyichukwu Dike, Mrs Adesola Ndu, Mr Olaniyan Badmus, Mr Bashir Ibrahim, Mr Obiora Ilo, Mr Ahmad Sajo and Mr Bayo Erikitola, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nation

Masari urges political appointees eyeing elective positions to abide by electoral act

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has urged political appointees, who desire to contest elective offices in 2023, to comply with the provisions of the electoral... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu, President Muhammad Buhari,

APC chairmanship: Mustapha picks N20m nomination forms

MALAM Saliu Mustapha has  picked the nomination form for the APC national chairmanship position. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the  APC will be electing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 165 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Balls Usman, APC, Malam Saliu Mustapha, Mr Sabiu Bello,

Sacking Buni will harm APC, says Yobe stakeholders

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, stakeholders in Yobe State, yesterday said those scheming to remove Governor Mai Mala Buni as chairman of the caretaker committee of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Abdullahi Balarabe, Muhammdu Buhari, Mai Mala Buni

Expo 22: Buhari launches national science policy, STI television

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja launched the 2022 Revised National Policy on Science, Technology and Innovation (NSTIP) and also inaugurated the first STI television... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: NSTIP, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Emmanuella Isopi, President Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari inaugurates National Housing Project in Osun

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, inaugurated the first phase of the Federal Housing Project under the National Housing programme in Osogbo, the Osun state capital. The President,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Mr Agunbiade Nathaniel, Mr Chukwunwike Uzo, Mr Olasunkanmi Dunmoye, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Rauf Aregbesola,

APC Chairmanship: Forum endorses Abudulahi Adamu as candidate

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) New Generation Forum has endorsed Sen. Abudulahi Adamu as its candidate for the party’s next national chairmanship position ahead of its... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Mr Charles Ibiang, Sen. Abudulahi Adamu, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari inaugurates 80 housing units in Kaduna

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday inaugurated 80 housing units in Kaduna, constructed by his administration through the National Housing Programme. The President, who was represented by Minister... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 56 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Babatunde Fashola, Dr Muhammad Abubakar, Emmanuel Hangeior,

Analyst describes 2nd Niger Bridge as unifying project

Mr Timothy Nwachukwu, a good governance advocate, has described the second Niger bridge in Anambra as a legacy and unifying project that will open up the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Timothy Nwachukwu, 2nd Niger Bridge, Alhaji Gambo Manzo, President Muhammad Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan

Court asked to bar security agencies from accessing NIN details

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has urged a Federal High Court in Lagos to restrain security agencies from accessing people’s personal details via NIN-SIM linkage... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, President Buhari

International Women’s Day: El-Rufai flags off N200m disbursements

GOVERNOR Nasir El-Rufai flagged off the disbursement of N200 million as part of Kaduna State Women Empowerment Fund, KADSWEF, to commemorate the 2022 International Women’s Day,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Saude Amina Atoyebi, Hajiya Hafsat Mohammad Baba, Alhaji Abbas Fatika, Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli, Hajiya Aisha Garba El-Rufai, Hadiza Balarabe, Nasir El-Rufai, Umaru Musa Yar’adua

2023: Northern youths lobby Buhari for Jonathan’s return

THE Northern Youths Council of Nigeria, NYCN, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to consider endorsing former President Goodluck Jonathan if he is willing to contest the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Comrade Isa Abubakar

Buhari salutes ex-Minister of Foreign Affairs Olisemeka at 90

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated elder statesman and former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Ignatius Olisemeka, on his 90th birthday. In a congratulatory message released by his spokesman,... Read more

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APC National Chairmanship: Group supports Saliu Mustapha

THE Freedom Network Group has described Malam Saliu Mustapha, one of the aspirants for the APC chairmanship position, as the best person to lead the party... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Malam Saliu Mustapha, Mr Lukman Ahmed, President Muhammadu Buhari, APC,

Buhari endorses plan to end fuel scarciy

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed a plan to conclusively end the fuel scarcity in the country, a presidency official has said. The official, who disclosed this on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

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Lekki deep seaport to commence activities Sept.- FG

THE Federal Government says Lekki Deep Seaport, in Lagos State will begin full commercial activities in September.   The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, while inspecting the project... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Mohammed Koko, Rotimi Amaechi, Muhammadu Buhari

NIN-SIM linkage: SERAP sues Buhari over ‘security agencies’ access to subscribers’ details’

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari over “the failure to review and rescind his reported approval for security... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Kolawole Oluwadare, Opeyemi Owolabi, Isa Pantami, Abubakar Malami, Muhammadu Buhari

APC youth groups pass vote of confidence on Gov. Buni

COALITION of All Progressives Congress, APC, Youth Groups have passed a vote of confidence on Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe as leader of the party’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Stella Oduah, Jimoh Ibrahim, Gbenga Daniel, Ben Ayade, Bello Matawalle, Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Bashar Binji, Mai Mala Buni

Electoral Act 2022: I will personally remain grateful to President Buhari — Epelle

JAKE Epelle, the Chief Executive Officer of the Albino Foundation, says he will remain grateful to President Muhammadu Buhari for the amended Electoral Act 2022 for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 100 times

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FG will continue to invest big in education, says Minister

MALAM Adamu Adamu, The Minister of Education, has assured that the Federal Government will continue to invest hugely in education to boost the quality of teaching... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Prof. Paulinus Okwelle, Pauline Ikwuegbu, Chukuemeka Nwajiuba, Malam Adamu Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

FG committed to welcoming more investors in power sector — minister

ABUBAKAR  Aliyu, the Minister of Power, has retirated the Federal Government’s willingness to welcome more investors in the power sector.   According to the minister, the aim is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Samuela Isopi, Odutayo Oluseyi, Abubakar  Aliyu

Air Peace flies into Niger Republic

AIR Peace began direct flights into Niamey on Friday. Stanley Olisa, the airline’s spokesman, stated in Lagos on Saturday that the inaugural flight was conducted with one... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 152 times

Tags: Aisha Kabiru, Stanley Olisa, Capt. Augustine Kamano

Gov. Buni remains party’s Acting National Chairman – APC Chieftain

YOBE'S Gov. Mai Mala Buni remains the Acting Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC. The declaration was made in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Ismail Ahmed, Adams Oshiomhole, Muhammad Buhari, Alhaji Garba Muhammed, Mai Mala Buni

Meta celebrates 50 women entrepreneurs for International Women's Day

IN continuation of this year's International Women's Day Celebration, Meta in partnership with She Leads Africa, FATE Foundation and Afrigrants hosted 50 women-business owners to an... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Tosin Olaseinde, Jumoke Dada, Dami Olokesusi, Oluwasola Obagbemi, Lehle Balde, Thelma Ekiyor, Adenike Adeyemi, Adaora Ikenze, Hajia Aisha Abubakar

Gov. Makinde presents staff of office to 42nd Olubadan

THE Governor of Oyo State, ‘Seyi Makinde, on Friday, installed and presented the staff of office to the 42nd Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Mohood Olalekan Balogun... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Oba Balogun, Taiwo Adisa, Atiku Abubakar, Yemi Osinbajo, Seyi Makinde, Mohood Olalekan Balogun Alliwo

Export trade: NPA flags-off Ikorodu Export Processing Terminal

THE Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, has flagged off the first non-oil export processing terminal, situated in Ibeshe-Ikorodu, Lagos State. The Managing Director of NPA, Mohammed Bello-Koko, at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Mohammed Bello-Koko, Ibrahim Nasiru

Buhari mourns ACF spokesman, Emmanuel Yawe

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, over the passing of its National Publicity Secretary, Emmanuel Yawe. The president’s condolence message is contained... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Femi Adesina, Emmanuel Yawe, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari felicitates Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi at 61

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, on the occasion of his 61st birthday. In a congratulatory... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Malam Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan,

The Constitutionality Of S84(12) As Argued By President Buhari.

By Monday Ubani TO the excitement of all and sundry, especially to those patriotic Nigerians that desire sound electoral legal framework for our fledging democracy, the assent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Segun Oni, Kayode Fayemi,

NNPC tasks agencies on corporate responsibilities for educational development

Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has asked agencies to support education and research in universities as their corporate social responsibilities (CSR) to help develop education in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Bayero University, Kano, Aisha Katagum,

BMO tackles Saraki: Your tenure as Senate President was a disaster

THE Buhari Media Organisation BMO has taken a swipe at former Senate President Bukola Saraki over his claim that the judiciary and the legislature are under... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Bukola Saraki, President Muhammadu Buhari, Niyi Akinsiju, Cassidy Madueke,

Buhari makes history as 2nd Niger Bridge nears completion – BMO

THE Buhari Media Organisation(BMO) has described the near completion of the second Niger Bridge as a historical development in the annals of Nigeria’s history. Reviewing the recent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation, Niyi Akinsiju, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, Cassidy Madueke,

APC Chairmanship: Northern youths endorse Al-Makura

A group, Alliance of Northern Progressive Youths, ANPY, has endorsed ex-Nassarawa governor, Sen. Tanko Al-Makura for the All Progressives Congress, APC, National Chairman position ahead of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Amina Wakawa, Tanko Al-Makura

NYSC organises skill acquisition programme for 781 Borno corps members in Katsina

National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has trained 781 2022 Batch A, Stream I Borno corps members on 12 different skill acquisition programmes. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Aisha Abdulhamid, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Department (SAED), Alhaji Nura Umar,

Osinbajo: Redeemed Church gets directorate for politics, governance

AHEAD of the 2023 presidential election, the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has created a directorate for politics and governance. The new directorate is expected to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Pastor Timothy Olaniyan, Pastor J. F. Odesola, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

JIBWIS faults CAN’s campaign for Christian presidency

  A Muslim group, Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’ah Wa Iqamatus Sunnah, JIBWIS, has slammed the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, over its insistence on a Christian successor for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Abdullahi Bala Lau, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: young professionals launch movement to rescue Nigeria

NIGERIAN youths have been tasked to actively participate in the emergence of credible leaders in the forthcoming 2023 elections. The charge was given in Kano State on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abdulmalik Lamido, Temitope Runsewe, Hamzat Lawal, Moses Siasia, Green Nigeria Movement

200 NGOs endorse NYSC trust fund bill

NO fewer than 200 non-governmental organisations, NGOs, have backed the establishment of a National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Trust Fund. At a public symposium organised by Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Okpe Okpe, Richard Augustine, Muhammadu Buhari

Kwara professionals back Emefiele for president

A group of entrepreneurs under the aegis of Kwara Professionals have called on the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, to contest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Godwin Emefiele, Prince Tayo Babatunde

NASU opposes 25% deduction from NECO exams’ fees

NON-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institution, NASU, branch of the National Examination Council, NECO, has called for the stoppage of the 25 percent deduction... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Mohammed Sham-Una Aliyu, NECO

Buni, Malami, Emefiele to confer with Buhari in UK

THE ousted caretaker chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mai Mala Buni, is due in London to confer with President Muhammadu Buhari, it was learnt... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress,President Muhammadu Buhari,Mai Mala Buni,Governor Nasir El-Rufai,Central Bank of Nigeria,Godwin Emefiele.

Buhari inaugurates N1.2bn housing units in Delta

 President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated N1.2 billion, 68 housing units at Issele-Azagba, Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta. The President, represented by the Minister of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 63 times

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Court rules on Buhari’s libel suit against Atiku

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, will today, March 10, deliver its judgement on the suit filed before it by President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Barr Abdulrazaq Ahmed, Justice Binta Mohammed, Chukwuma-Machukwu Ume, Mallam Gidado Ibrahim, Muhammadu Buhari, Atiku Abubakar

Buhari condoles with Eze Nelson Nmerengwa on mum’s passing

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has sympathized with the Eze Nelson Nmerengwa of the Isieketa Ancient Kingdom in Isiala Ngwa South Local Government of Abia over the passing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Eze Nelson Nmerengwa

El-Rufai: 19 APC governors endorsed Buni’s removal

KADUNA State Governor Nasir El-Rufai last night explained why the All Progressives Congress (APC) caretaker chairman had to be pushed aside. According to him, certain actions and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Governor Nasir El-Rufai, James Akpanudoedehe, President Muhammadu Buhari,

As senate rejects Buhari’s request: Amaechi, Malami, Ngige, others in tight corner

AT least four ministers among them Rotimi Amaechi, Raji Fashola, Abubakar Malami and Chris Ngige are in a tight corner following the senate’s rejection of President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Adegboyega Awomolo, Abubakar Umar Kari, Benjamin Okezie Kalu, Ovie Omo-Agege, Enyinnaya Abaribe, Inyang Ekwo, Ahmed Lawan, Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Amaechi, Raji Fashola, Abubakar Malami, Chris Ngige

Zoning political positions’ll allay fears of minorities — Prof Atsegbua, SAN

PROFESSOR Lawrence Atsegbua, SAN, a former Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Benin, in this interview, speaks on the Electoral Act Amendment Bill recently signed into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: PROFESSOR Lawrence Atsegbua, President Buhari, University of Benin, INEC,

Intrigues as APC toes Buhari’s line, zones chair to North-Central

…Modu Sheriff, Yari, others edged out …Senators Al-Makura, Musa, Mustapha, others battle Senator Adamu for party chair …CECPC in quandary, fixes NEC meeting March 17, mulls two options ...Akpanudoedehe... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Senators Al-Makura, APC, NEC, NWC, President Muhammadu Buhari

Group berates AYCF president over attack on Ganduje

THE Northern caucus of the Tinubu presidential support group, Asiwaju Project Beyond 2023, has said that Abdullahi Ganduje, the Kano State governor, spoke for the whole... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Tanko Yakassai, Adamu Birniwa, Abdullahi Ganduje, Yerima Shettima, Buhari Hussaini

Corruption, hindering progress in maritime sector – NSC boss

EMMANUEL Jime, the executive secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council, said  corruption among other challenges are limiting the progress of Nigeria’s Maritime sector and this needs to be... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Joan Onwumere,  Nigerian Shippers’ Council, Emmanuel Jime

Buni won’t return as APC caretaker committee chairman – El-Rufai

KADUNA State Governor Nasir El-Rufai confirmed yesterday that Yobe State Governor Mai Mala Buni will never return as chairman of the national caretaker committee of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Orji Uzor Kalu, Ovie Omo-Agege, John Odigie Oyegun, Adams Oshiomole, Abubakar Malami, Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Sani Bello, Nasir El-Rufai, Mai Mala Buni

Nigeria Police and Contributory Pension Scheme

By Ikechukwu Amaechi.   ONTuesday, February 22, 2022, the House of Representatives Committee on Pensions held a public hearing on two bills for the amendment of the Pension... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 157 times

Tags: Ms Funmilayo Sadiku, Aisha Dahir-Umar

Senate rejects Buhari’s request to amend electoral act

THE Senate on Wednesday rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s request to amend the Electoral Act, 2022. The proposed law, “A bill for an Act to Amend the Electoral... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Ahmad Lawan, Inyang Ekwo, Muhammadu Buhari

APC Secretary denies resigning, says it’s fake news

SEN. John Akpankudohede, National Secretary, All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) has denied resigning from the position.   Akpankudohede said this  when he... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Gov. Abdulrahman  Abdulrazaq, Gov. Mai Mala Buni, APC, Sen. John Akpankudohede, President Muhammadu Buhari

President approves appointment of Giadom Dumbari as HYPREP project coordinator

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of Dr Giadom Dumbari as the Project Coordinator (PC) for Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP), under the Federal Ministry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 165 times

Tags: Giadom Dumbari, UNEP, HYPREP, Mr Saghir el Mohammed, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari extols Osinbajo’s loyalty, dedication to duty

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has praised Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo for his loyalty and dedication to duty, especially in supervising the nation’s economy, This, according to him, involves regular... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

Activities of black marketers prolonging fuel scarcity— stakeholder

ALHAJI Muhammad Hassan, the Executive Chairman, Skymark Energy and Power Ltd, says the activities of black marketers is prolonging the fuel scarcity. Hassan, who said this while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

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Buhari condoles with family of deceased veteran broadcaster, Fabio Olanipekun

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday commiserated with the family of veteran sports broadcaster, Fabio Olanipekun, praying for God’s comforting arms over all his loved ones. In a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, Fabio Olanipekun,

Repatriation of displaced Nigerians to N/East urgent assignment – Osinbajo

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo says the safe return of Nigerians displaced by insurgency in the North-East from Cameroon, Niger and Chad will be treated as an... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Gov. Babagana Zulum, President Muhammadu Buhari, Laolu Akande,

Buhari to open WAEC’s 70th annual council meeting

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is expected to declare open the 70th annual council meeting of West African Examinations Council, WAEC, next Monday in Abuja. WAEC’s Head of National... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Patrick Areghan, Muhammadu Buhari, WAEC

Ministry backs Onu, says Onjeh can’t speak for PRODA

THE Federal Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, FMSTI, says Daniel Onjeh, former Board Chairman of Projects Development Institute, PRODA, Enugu, has no powers to speak... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Arit Etukudo, Muhammadu Buhari, Fabian Okonkwo, Charles Agulana, Ogbonnaya Onu, Daniel Onjeh, Afonja Ajibola

NHP: FG delivers 76 housing units to Nasarawa State Govt.

THE Federal Government has delivered 76 housing units comprising, one, two and three bedrooms to Nasarawa State Government on Monday. President Muhammadu Buhari handed over the estate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Muhammed Idris, Abdullahi Sule, Chukwunwike Uzo, Solomon Labafilo, Babatunde Fashola, Alhaji Muhammad Abdullahi, Muhammadu Buhari

Aisha Buhari commends Doctors without Borders for humanitarian works

AISHA, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday in Abuja commended Médecins sans Frontières, MSF, (Doctors without Border) for its humanitarian efforts. MSF is an international humanitarian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Malam Sani Zoro, Simba Tirima, Rukayyatu Gorin, Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha Buhari

Fresh APC crisis: I have Buhari’s blessing, says Niger governor

A fresh crisis is brewing in the All Progressives Congress, APC, with Governor Sani Bello of Niger State taking charge of the ruling party pending the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Hope Uzodinma, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Yahaya Bello, John James Akpanudoedehe, Muhammadu Buhari, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, Mai Mala Buni, Sani Bello

Court stops Buhari, AGF, NASS from tampering with electoral act 2022

JUSTICE Inyang Eden Ekwo of a Federal High Court in Abuja, has stopped President Muhammadu Buhari, Attorney-General of the Federation and the Senate President from tampering... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: James Ogwu Onoja, Muhammadu Buhari, Justice Inyang Eden Ekwo

APC Crisis: I’m still in charge, Buni insists, dismisses ‘fake news’ on alleged sack

AGAINST reports of his sack by President Muhammadu Buhari, the National Chairman, Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee CECPC, Gov. Mai Mala Buni has insisted that he... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: John James Akpanudoedehe, Muhammadu Buhari, Mai Mala Buni

ICYMI: We’ve capacity to resolve issues in APC — Buhari

THIS is a decisive week for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Ahead of its March 26 National Convention, the party hierarchy is expected to iron... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Professor Etim Nyong, M.B. Shehu, Mustapha Salihu, Teslim Folarin, Sadeeq Sule-Iko Sami, Ovie Omo-Agege, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

We’ve capacity to resolve issues in APC — Buhari

THIS is a decisive week for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Ahead of its March 26 National Convention, the party hierarchy is expected to iron... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Soldiers must return to barracks – CISLAC

CIVIL Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, at the weekend in Lagos urged the federal government to withdraw soldiers from further performing internal security operations so as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, Auwal Ibrahim Musa, Muhammadu Buhari

APC Convention: We’ll surprise critics, says Buhari as he departs for London

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has dismissed the assertion that the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) lacks the capacity to conduct its national convention on March 26, saying... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Femi Adesina, All Progressives Congress,

Probe spending on refineries or face legal action, SERAP tells Buhari

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr Abubakar Malami,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: SERAP, Kolawole Oluwadare, President Muhammadu Buhari,  Mr Abubakar Malami SAN, Justice Mr Abubakar Malami,

Medical Check-up: Buhari departs for London

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday departed Abuja for routine medical check-up in London. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the president had initially planned to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari,

Why we must not toy with power rotation, federal character – Obasanjo

FROM former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday came a warning that no one should toy with power rotation, federal character and other principles designed to make Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 175 times

Tags: Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President Muhammadu Buhari, All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

APC chairmanship: Aspirants adamant, governors push for open race

THE battle for the national chairmanship of the All Progressives Congress (APC) remains tough for ex-Narasawa State Governor Abdullahi Adamu despite his endorsement by President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Governor Abdullahi Adamu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Don’t be willing tools for do-or-die politicians – Buratai advises youths

THE Nigerian Ambassador to the Republic of Benin, retired Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has advised Nigerian youths not let themselves be used as willing tools by do-or-die... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: retired Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Senator Bent distances self from ‘Third Force’

GRACE Folashade Bent, Adamawa politician and philanthropist, has distanced herself from a new political movement called the Third Force, saying she remains a committed member of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Grace Folashade Bent

Presidency discloses new date for Buhari’s medical trip to London

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari scheduled medical trip to London is still on course, Daily Trust can report. Many had expressed surprise after the president returned to the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Malam Garba Shehu, Bashir Ahmad, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

Federal Govt, others brainstorm on bee venom, propolis, royal jelly as raw materials

THE federal government and major stakeholders in the Apiculture sector of the economy have brainstormed to promote bee venom, propolis and royal jelly as raw materials... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Luka Jrwanda, Bolarinwa Olugbeni, Professor Ibrahim Hussain Doko,

Buhari cancels planned trip to London, returns to Abuja

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, returned to Abuja after attending the United Nations Environmental Programme, UNEP, at 50 event in Nairobi, Kenya. The News Agency of Nigeria,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari joins Muslim faithful to observe Friday Prayer in Aso Villa

 President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday joined hundreds of Muslim faithful to perform Jumaat prayers at the Aso Villa Mosque in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari, Osinbajo, others to grace Nigeria Employers’ Summit

  President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are  expected to grace the maiden edition of the Nigeria Employers’ Summit from May 30 to May 31... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari

Benue mother, child hospital shows Buhari an impartial provider – BMO

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has assured Nigerians that no State of the Federation will be left out in the ongoing infrastructural revolution of the current... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation (BMO),President Muhammadu Buhari, People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Cassidy Madueke,

Russia-Ukraine crisis: We have capacity to evacuate Nigerians – Max Air Chairman

MAX Airline has capacity to evacuate fleeing Nigerians as a result of the war in Ukraine. The Federal Government contracted Air Peace, and Max Air to carry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Minister Geoffrey Onyeama, MAX Airline, Air Peace, Mr Raymond Omodiagbe,

OAU VC Race: Group wants Ife indigene as next vice-chancellor

SOME concerned youths and elders of Ile-Ife have called for the emergence of an indigene of the ancient city as the next Vice-Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo, Mallam Adamu Adamu, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Seun Agbogunleri, Prof. Anthony Elujoba,

I’ll continue to defend interest of our citizens worldwide – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will continue to defend the interest of Nigerians wherever they may be as the nation begins the evacuation of citizens... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM),

APC stakeholders criticize Amaechi, El-Rufai over Adamu's endorsement

STAKEHOLDERS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, under the umbrella of APC Integrity Group have asked the minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi, and Kaduna State governor,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Rochas Okorocha, Chinsom Nwakanma, Dawu Mohammed, Abdullahi Adamu, Rotimi Ameachi, Nasir El-Rufai, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari names ex perm sec as executive secretary of TETFund

PRESIDENT Muhamadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Sunday S.T. Echono as the new Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFUND. Echono, the immediate past... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Sunday S.T. Echono, Prof. Sulaiman Elias Bogoro, Muhamadu Buhari

Buhari returns to Abuja after attending UNEP@50 in Kenya, Nairobi

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Friday returned to Abuja after attending the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) at 50 in Nairobi, Kenya. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP), UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD),

Nigeria’s gas evolution could make West Africa energy-sufficient – Sylva

TIMIPRE Sylva, minister of state for Petroleum Resources, yesterday said the West African sub-region could become energy self-sufficient as a result of Nigeria’s gas revolution. Sylva said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Timipre Sylva, Muhammadu Buhari

2023 presidency: APC leaders charged to give Osinbajo ‘right of first refusal’

POWER brokers within the All Progressives Congress, APC, have been urged to make the vice president, Yemi Osinbajo, the party’s consensus candidate and grant him the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Husseni Yusuff, Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari appoints new TETFund Executive Secretary

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Sunny Echono as the new Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund). Mr Ben Goong, Director, Press... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags:  PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari Donates $1m To Afghanistan

THE government of President Muhammadu Buhari has donated $1 million to Afghanistan. Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Hissein Brahim Taha, disclosed this in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 267 times

Tags: Organization of Islamic Cooperation, President Muhammadu Buhari, Hissein Brahim Taha,

Electoral Act 2022: Nigerians divided as Buhari seeks further amendment

EIGHT days after President Muhammadu Buhari assented to the Electoral Act 2022, the National Assembly has begun the process of amending the legislation, which has divided... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 157 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Timi Olagunju,INEC.Senators Dino Melaye, Alex Kadiri,Ebun Olu Adegboruwa,

PPP best option for funding education sector, others – LCCI

THE Lagos Chamber of Commerce of Industry (LCCI) says Public-Private Partnership (PPP) remains the best option for tackling national challenges on funding.   It believes that PPP is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Dr Michael Olawale -Cole,UNESCO,UNICEF,LCCI,President Muhammadu Buhari,Prof .Samuel Bandele,Anchor University Ayobo,

Electoral Act 2022: HEDA warns against machinations, thwarting the law

FOLLOWING the signing of the 2022 Electoral Amendment bill into law by President Mohammadu Buhari, the Human & Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA Resource Centre, has expressed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: HEDA, President Mohammadu Buhari, INEC, Olanrewaju Suraju,

AfDB, co-financing partners’ portfolio in Nigeria increases by $2.03 bn

THE African Development Bank, AfDB, and other co-financing partners’ portfolio in Nigeria increased by 2.031 billion dollars between 2019 and 2021. Lamin Barrow, the Director-General, Nigeria Country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Aisha Omar, Lamin Barrow, AfDB

FG inaugurates enhanced e-passport, passport production centre in South-East

 THE Federal Government, on Thursday, inaugurated enhanced electronic international passport (e-passport) and passport production centre in the South East. Inaugurating the enhanced e-passport in Enugu, the Minister... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Prof. Simon Ortuanya, Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Mr Joachim Olumba, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola,President Muhammadu Buhari

UNEP@50: Buhari urges broader action against environmental challenges

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says the coming of the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) 50 years ago created the awareness of the need to make climate and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Femi Adesina, President Muhammadu Buhari, United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP),

National Convention: APC Ghana insists on making delegate, committee lists

THE All Progressives Congress (APC), Ghana Chapter on Thursday protested its non inclusion as a delegate block to the APC national convention billed for March. Chairman of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Mr Oghenosa Micheleti,All Progressives Congress,Gov. Mai Mala Buni,President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari and the Electoral Amendment Bill

ON Friday, February 25, 2022, President Muhammadu Buhari performed a duty that went down very well with most well-meaning Nigerians: he signed (at last!) the Electoral... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 177 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, INEC,

VIN valuation: Poor customs planning, implementation alter port operations

ALL over the world, automation is believed to be the panacea to corruption, inefficiency and driving of efficiency. Automation eradicates human contact and entrenches efficiency. To this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Segun Musa, Lucky Amiwero, Nigeria Customs Service, Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari bags award as NIPRD champion for global eradication of sickle cell disease

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja received an award as the champion for global eradication of sickle cell disease of the National Institute of Pharmaceutical... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: WHO, NIPRD, President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora, Dr Osagie Ehanire., Dr. Obi  Adigwe

Fuel subsidy: Senate President urges Buhari to transmit bill to amend PIA

SENATE President Ahmad Lawan on  Wednesday urged  President Muhammadu Buhari to  transmit a bill to the National Assembly to amend the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA). Lawan made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Senate President Ahmad Lawan, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Nigeria targeting 1.4mbpd domestic refining capacity in 5 years – NCDMB boss

MR Simbi Wabote, Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), says Nigeria is targeting an increase in its domestic refining capacity to 1.4 million... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Mr Simbi Wabote, BUA Refinery, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria International Energy Summit, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

Buhari approves $8.5m to evacuates 5,000 Nigerians from Ukraine

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved $8.5 million for immediate evacuation of about 5,000 Nigerians caught in Russia, Ukraine war. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Air Peace, Max Air airlines, President Muhammadu Buhari, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouk, Zubairu Dada, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo,

2022 Appropriation Act Amendment Bill scales 2nd reading in Senate

A Bill seeking to amend the 2022 Appropriation Act on Wednesday, scaled second reading at the Senate. The bill sought to amend the 2022 budget by adjusting the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Yahaya Abdullahi, APC, Sen. Gabriel Suswam, PDP

Evacuation of Nigerians from Ukraine, a new dawn in diplomacy under Buhari-BMO

THE swift and proactive manner the Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government attended to the situation of Nigerians in Ukraine deserves an ovation.   According to the Buhari Media Organisation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation, Niyi Akinsiju, Cassidy Madueke,

Lawyer faults calls for removal of Section 84 of Electoral Act

Dr Kayode Ajulo, a Constitutional Lawyer, has faulted calls for removal of Section 84 (12) of the Electoral Act, 2022, which provides for resignation of political... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Kayode Ajulo,

Electoral act will prioritize people’s will – Olawepo-Hashim

GBENGA Olawepo-Hashim, chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s assent into law of the Electoral Act would now make elections... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, APC

Chief of Army Staff commissions new ultra-modern operations centre at army HQ

THE Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya, has commissioned the newly constructed Nigerian Army ultra-modern operations centre, situated at the Army headquarters complex. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Maj Gen Olufemi Akinjobi, Muhammadu Buhari, Brig Gen Onyema Nwachukwu, Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya, Tukur Yusufu Buratai

Fashola harps on inter-agency collaboration in addressing Apapa gridlock

THE minister of works and housing, Babatunde Fashola, has stressed the need for inter-agency collaboration towards resolving the challenges and enforcement of traffic laws to remove... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Babatunde Fashola, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari turns down governors’ plea to drop Adamu

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday insisted that former Nasarawa State Governor Abdullahi Adamu should become the next national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The President also... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 244 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Abdullahi Adamu, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, Kayode Fayemi, Aminu Masari, Nasir el-Rufai, Abubakar Badaru, Yahaya Bello, Hope Uzodinma, Gboyega

New Electoral Act will improve Nigeria’s democratic process — Lawyer

REALWAN Okpanachi, a constitutional lawyer, says the Electoral Amendment Act signed into law  by President Muhammadu Buhari will bring lasting improvements in Nigeria’s electoral and democratic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Bola Tinubu, Realwan Okpanachi, Muhammadu Buhari

Air Peace to meet, resolve issues with Emir of Kano over missed flight

THE management of Air Peace has disclosed that it would meet with Aminu Ado Bayero, the Emir of Kano, and the Kano Emirate Council very soon in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Hadi Sirika, Muhammadu Buhari, Air Peace, Don Okere, Allen Onyema, Aminu Ado Bayero

AfCFTA inaugurates 14-member advisory council, names 3 Nigerians

THE African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has inaugurated a 14-member team to serve as its Trade and Industrial Development Advisory Council. A statement issued by the AfCFTA... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: African Continental Free Trade Area, Prof. Faizel Ismail, Prof. Fiona Tregenna, Dr Stephen Karingi, Dr Gainmore Zanamwe, President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Oyebanji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, Dr Adeyemi Dipe

Nigerian-based advertisers to pay Google 7.5% VAT from April

MULTINATIONAL tech company, Google, has announced that Nigeria-based advertisers will be charged 7.5 per cent value-added tax, VAT, on all advert placements from April 1, 2022. An... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: FIRS, Muhammadu Buhari, Google

APC governors say March 26 convention date remains sacrosanct

ATIKU Bagudu, the Chairman of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, PGF, and Governor of Kebbi State, has said the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, will not shift... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Nkem Okeke, Umar Ganduje, Sani Bello, Dapo Abiodun, Gboyega Oyetola, Hope Uzodinma, Yahaya Bello, Abubakar Badaru, Nasir el-Rufai, Aminu Masari, Kayode Fayemi, Atiku Bagudu, Muhammadu Buhari

Senate confirms Mansur Bindawa as NCC non-executive commissioner

THE Senate has confirmed the nomination of Prof. Mansur Auwalu-Bindawa as a non-executive commissioner on the governing board of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Mansur Auwalu-Bindawa, Sen. Yahaya Oloriegbe, APC,

Constitution amendment: Hitches as Reps vote on 68 clauses

THE electronic voting process suffered hitches as the House of Representatives begins voting on the 68 clauses to be amended in the 1999 Constitution on Tuesday. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Paullen Tallen, Aisha Buhari, Beni Lar, Allhassan Ado Doguwa, Femi Gbajabiamila, Dolapo Osinbajo

Groups urges Buhari to inaugurate board to end Illegality at NDDC

A civil society organisation, Niger Delta Peoples’ Forum, NDPF, has again urged President Muhammadu Buhari to end what it called illegality in the Niger Delta Development... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Boma Ebiakpo, Muhammadu Buhari, NDDC

Reps reject special seats for women, inclusion of VAT on exclusive list

THE House of Representatives has voted against the provision of special seats for women and moving Value Added Tax, VAT, to exclusive legislative list. The House rejected... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Asiha Buhari, House of Representatives

NYSC warns corps members against cultism

Maj.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Director-General of the  National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has warned corps members against engaging in cult activities and other vices. Ibrahim gave the warning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Aisha Aliyu, Shuaibu Ibrahim, Abdullahi Jikamshi,  National Youth Service Corps (NYSC),

Senator Yusuf vows that perpetrators of bad fuel will be punished after probe

SENATOR Yusuf Yusuf (Taraba Central APC) has stated that appropriate punishment will be meted out to those who imported adulterated fuel into Nigeria after the investigation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: NNPC, Muhammadu Buhari, Yusuf Yusuf

Stakeholders advocate for quick passage of National Critical Assets Bill

STAKEHOLDERS have advocated for quick passage and assent to the Critical National Infrastructure Bill under consideration at the National Assembly in order to ensure protection of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Chiakor Alfred, Muhammadu Buhari, Maria Ngaji, George Akume

China-Nigeria partnership beneficial to both countries

NIGERIA'S relations with China has been growing in leaps and bounds, so much so that China can be considered Nigeria’s foremost financier and growth industrial supporter!... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Olusegun Obasanjo, Li Peng, Goodluck Jonathan

Electoral Act 2022: Buhari is committed to transparent elections- BMO

THE signing of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill into law is another evidence of President Muhammadu Buhari’s commitment to credible, free, fair and transparent elections in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), President Muhammadu Buhari, Niyi Akinsiju, Cassidy Madueke,

A week to go, ministry yet to seal NPA’s pilotage deal

FIFTY-two days after President Muhammadu Buhari directed the Ministry of Transportation to conclude the Boat Service Agreement initiated by the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, to halt... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Titilola Akinlawon, Eric Ojiekwe, Abubakar Malami, Prof Ibrahim Gambari, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari rejoices with Pastor Adeboye at 80

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined members of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), the Christian community, particularly clergymen in Nigeria and abroad, in celebrating with Pastor... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Femi Adesina, Pastor Foluke Adeboye,

Buhari leaves Abuja to attend Special Session on UNEP@50 in Kenya

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Tuesday, to participate in the Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP@50). The event is to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP@50), Femi Adesina, Geoffrey Onyeama, Amb. Ahmed Rufai,

NMDPRA demands investment towards global energy mix

THE Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority, NMDPRA, has called for a scale up on sustainable investment in fossil fuel sector, considering the role of... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Mele Kyari, President Muhammadu Buhari, Timipre Sylva, Nigerian International and Energy Summit, NIES,Farouk Ahmed, Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority, NMDPRA,

Why Buhari will prefer Mustapha for APC top job — former TBO Director

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari would prefer men of integrity like Malam Salihu Mustapha if the president were to make his pick among the people jostling for the... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, The Buhari Organisation (TBO), Malam Ballah Usman, Malam Salihu Mustapha, All Progressives Congress (APC),

UNILORIN gets CBN N600m to establish poultry farm – Official

 The University of Ilorin UNILORIN) has secured N600 million loan from the Central Bank of Nigeria to establish a commercial poultry farm to boost eggs and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

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PIA: Buhari says Nigeria will benefit from increasing oil price

AS crude oil prices continue to rise above $100 per barrel, President Muhammadu Buhari has said there is no excuse for Nigeria not to reap the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Malam Mele Kyari, Timipre Sylva, NNPC, Muhammadu Buhari

Electoral act amendment, path to credible polls

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari after rejecting successive amendments to the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended) since he assumed power in 2015 signed a reworked version of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Yabagi Yusuf Sani, Femi Gbajabiamila, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Ahmed Lawan, Muhammadu Buhari

APC chieftain says Atiku won’t get PDP presidential ticket in 2023

CITING non-identification with the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kassim Afegbua, a chieftain of the opposition party, has said former vice president Atiku Abubakar, will not get... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Kassim Afegbua, Olusegun Obasanjo

OPEC lauds Buhari on steadfast support of Nigeria’s energy industry

THE Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari on his fervent, steadfast support of Nigeria’s energy industry. The OPEC said a highly... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries(OPEC), Nigeria International Energy Summit (NIES), Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Nigerian Upstream Petr

CAN calls for solutions to inflation, hardship in Nigeria

RISING from her 67th National Executive Council meeting, the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has expressed concerns over sufferings of Nigerians caused by inflation, and calls... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Hope Uzodimma, Muhamadu Buhari, Samson Ayokunle, CAN

VON DG lauds Buhari for signing electoral act 2022, says it is Vote-Rigging-Vaccine

OSITA Okechukwu, a founding member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and director general of Voice of Nigeria, VON, has joined the army of Nigerians applauding... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Osita Okechukwu, Muhammadu Buhari

Insecurity: COAS charges commanding officers to ‘think outside the box’

THE Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has charged commanding officers in various military and para-military formations to think outside the box in tackling... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Maj.-Gen. Taoreed Lagbaja, Maj.-Gen. Kamilu Kadiri, Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Rising crude oil prices great opportunity for Nigeria — Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says rising crude oil prices present a great opportunity for Nigeria, especially with the passage of the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA).   The News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria International Energy Summit (NIES), Timipre Sylva,

Arewa group calls for custom's promotion policy review

THE Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, has called on the Nigeria Customs Service to as a matter of public interest review its promotion policy, which it... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: DSS, Muhammadu Buhari, Yerima Shettima, Goodluck Jonathan

APC: Dribbling itself to score an own goal

By Kazeem Akintunde   THE late soccer legend, Diego Armando Maradona, at the peak of his football career, was a thorn in the flesh of most defenders and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 317 times

Tags: APC, Adams Oshiomhole, Mai Mala Buni, Chief Bisi Akande, vice-president Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari,

A Peep Into Buhari’s Legacy

By Dan Agbese THE next president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria will be a very lucky man. He will not have to scratch his head over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 382 times

Tags: Dan Agbese, President Buhari

ABE lauds Buhari for assenting to amended electoral law

THE former representative of Rivers South-East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Magnus Ngei Abe, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for granting assent to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Parry Saroh Benson, President Muhammadu Buhari

New Electoral Act will promote inclusiveness for PWDs – CCD

THE Center for Citizens with Disabilities, CCD, has lauded Muhammadu Buhari for signing the Electoral Act amendment bill, saying it would enhance the inclusiveness of Persons... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Humphrey Ukeaja, David Anyaele, Muhammadu Buhari

INEC releases new dates for 2023 general election

FOLLOWING the signing into law the new Electoral Bill by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, February 25, the Independent National Electoral Commission has released new dates... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 283 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari

Presidency: Technocrats drum support for Orji Kalu

AS the clamour for a credible and competent hand to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari continues, some technocrats on Saturday drummed support  for Sen. Orji Kalu, Chief... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Sen. Orji Kalu, Angu Uzoamaka, President Muhammadu Buhari

New Electoral Act paves way for credible polls -CSO

THE Centre for Transparency and Advocacy, CTA, says the stage is set for Nigeria to have credible elections in 2023 and beyond,  with the signing into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Faith Nwadishi

Russia Vs Ukraine: Do not comment, Nigerians advise FG

NIGERIANS who are active on social media have advised the federal government to remain mute in the face of war between Russia and Ukraine. This is after... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 152 times

Tags: Russia, Ukraine, Putin, U.S., NATO, LAI MUHAMMED, Buhari

2023: INEC to decide new date today as Buhari signs Electoral Act

WITH President Muhammadu Buhari signing the Electoral Act Amendment Bill into law, yesterday, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, will meet, today, to decide on new... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Anyim hails Buhari for signing Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2022

FRONTLINE presidential aspirant for 2023, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the Electoral Act Amendment Bill into Law on Friday. In a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 141 times

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Electoral Amendment Act ‘ll usher in robust democracy – Reps

THE House of Representatives says signing of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill into Law by President Muhammadu Buhari will usher in more  robust democracy. The spokesperson for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Sen. Ahmed Lawan, Sen. Bukola Saraki, President Muhammadu Buhari

IPAC hails President Buhari’s signing Amended Election Bill into law

THE Inter-Party Advisory Council, IPAC on Friday,  commended President Muhammadu Buhari for  signing the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2022 into law. IPAC’s National Chairman, Yabagi Sani, commended... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Inter-Party Advisory Council, INEC, Yabagi Sani, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Electoral Act: We’re bequeathing lasting legacy – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2022, passed by the National Assembly holds a lot of promises for improving the election processes with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

2023: Will power shift lift Nigeria?

By Ikenna Uwadileke AHEAD of the 2023 general elections, the clamour for power shift to the South has deepened. Lately, individuals, pro-democracy groups and socio-cultural organisations have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Atiku Abubakar, Peoples Democratic Party, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs),

Buhari inaugurates Karu bus terminal, ends two-day working visit to Nasarawa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the Karu Bus Terminal as he concluded his two-day working visit to Nasarawa, which began on Thursday, February 24.   The News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Shehu Tukur, Sani Abacha, President Muhammadu Buhari, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN),  Gov. Abdullahi Sule,

Electoral Act: 4 Ministers, MDA Heads To Resign Over 2023

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari and his close aides are in a dilemma over the fate of his political appointees who may resign in droves if he signs... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, Babatunde Fashola, Chris gige, Ogbonnaya Onu, Rotimi Amaechi,

Why Buhari must sign amended electoral bill – Jega

FORMER Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Atahiru Jega, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to delay any further in appending his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: INEC, Professor Atahiru Jega, President Muhammadu Buhari,

First Lady seeks renewed media support in reporting humanitarian issues

FIRST Lady Aisha Buhari has solicited renewed support of the Nigerian media in reporting humanitarian issues and plight of women and children affected by conflicts. Buhari made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Marian Babangida, Halima Babangida, Prof. Umaru Pate, Zainab Ahmed, Aisha Buhari, Nigeria Association of Women Journalist (NAWOJ),

Buhari pledges constructive engagement with medical professionals

THE Federal Government on Thursday in Abuja said it would continue to seek constructive engagement with members of the medical profession. President Muhammadu Buhari stated this at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Osagie Ehanire, World Medical Association (WMA), Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) , Prof. Innocent Ujah, Commonwealth Medical Association  (CMA), Dr Chris Ngige, Ahme

Buhari, Gowon, governors hail Fayemi at book presentation

PRESIDENT Mohammadu Buhari on Thursday urged Nigerian leaders to endeavour to share their experiences and vision through published work and regularly engage in discussions that centre... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: President Mohammadu Buhari, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, Aminu Tambuwal, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Governors Babajide Sanwolu, AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq, Dapo Abiodun, Yemi Adamolekun IDEA, Prof Adebayo Olukoshi

FG committed to tackling security challenges, says Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday reiterated the Federal Government’s commitment toward addressing the security challenges facing the country. The president spoke at a gala night in Lafia... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 47 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Abdullahi Sule, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport,

World class shared facility for MSMEs in Borno underway –Osinbajo

THE Federal Government is working with  private sector partners to establish a world class Shared Facility for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Maiduguri. Vice President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Babagana Zulum,

I’ll soon be an ex-President— Buhari declares

—Says leaders who swear by Holy Book mustn’t abuse public office PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said that his days as President are numbered and sooner or later... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari

NCCSALW to establish zonal headquarters in Enugu

THE National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons, NCCSALW, paid a courtesy call on Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on 22... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: NCCSALW, Major General Abba Mohammed Dikko, President Muhammadu Buhari, SALW,

INEC welcomes new commissioners

By Christabel Ejenike THE Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, welcomes the six new national INEC commissioners who were sworn in by President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: INEC, Mobibbo Abubakar Akali, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Sam Olumekun, Kenneth Nnamdi Ukeagu, Rhoda Gumus, Mohammed Haruna, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari to sign Electoral Bill tomorrow — Presidency source

THE pressure to get President Muhammadu Buhari to sign into law the Electoral Act Amendment Bill heightened, yesterday, as founder of Stanbic Chartered Bank, Atedo Peterside;... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 103 times

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Electoral Act: Anxiety over Buhari’s assent unnecessary, says Uzodimma

Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo has described as “unnecessary”, the anxiety of some Nigerians over President Muhammadu Buhari’s delay in signing the electoral Act.   The governor said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Gov. Hope Uzodimma, President Muhammadu Buhari, All Progressives Congress (APC),

After the judicial recognition for Ishi-Agu

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has paid a back-handed compliment with judicial recognition of Ishi-Agu. Ishi-agu is national attire with an Igbo ethnic trademark.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 159 times

Tags: Federal High Court, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Ishi-Agu, Justice Binta Nyako, DSS, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari swears in 6 National INEC Commissioners

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday swore in six National Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the event preceded the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 92 times

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Buhari swears-in 6 INEC Commissioners

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, administered oath of office to the six newly appointed national commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commissioners, INEC. The brief ceremony which... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan, Femi Gbajabiamila,

Contributory Pension Scheme can solve challenges of Police pension - PenCom

THE National Pension Commission, PenCom, has said that the Contributory Pension Scheme, CPS, has provisions that can address the challenges being faced by personnel of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: PenCom, CPS, Aisha Dahir-Umar, Nigeria Police,

25 CSOs stage protest, call on Buhari to assent Electoral Bill

…say Buhari’s signing of bill in national interest… call for NASS’ veto on BuhariBy Gabriel Ewepu and Fortune Eromosele AS Nigerians anxiously wait for a new Electoral... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 166 times

Tags: CSOs, President Muhammadu Buhari,

APC adopts zoning formula to include South for presidency

FOR agitators for power shift to the South in 2023, there came cheering news on Tuesday when the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, announced an agreement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Nkem Okeke, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Boss Mustapha, Yemi Osinbajo, Mallam Nasir El-Rufa’i, Muhammadu Buhari

CSOs wage protest in Abuja over delay on electoral bill

A coalition of 25 civil society organisations Tuesday in Abuja protested the “delay” by President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the re-worked Electoral Act Amendment Bill. Femi Adesina, presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 154 times

Tags: Grace Jerry, Auwal Rafsanjani, Ene Obi, Samson Itodo, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

If I had not intervened, people would be trekking from Lagos to Abuja — Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, has again praised himself, saying that if he had not intervened in Lagos-Ibadan transport projects, “people would’ve been trekking from Lagos to Abuja”. Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 160 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Hadiza Sabuwa Balaraba,Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli,

2023: We won’t allow ‘Peoples Destruction Party’ (PDP) return to power, says el-Rufai

KADUNA State governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai has taken a swipe at the main opposition party in Nigeria, The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, saying the APC is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Nasir el-Rufai, PDP, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

APC governors meet President Buhari on national convention, other issues

 The Progressives Governors Forum (PGF) says it will comment on the postponement of the All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

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Buhari-led administration is desirous to making life comfortable, Osibanjo discloses

VICE President Yemi Osibanjo has said the current administration is desirous of making life comfortable for all Nigerians as the nation is going through a period... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Simon Lalong, General Chukuemeka  Udaya, General Lucky Irabor, Yemi Osibanjo

Return Nigeria's artefacts in your possession, Buhari appeals to nations

IN the aftermath of the return of two important Nigerian artefacts from Britain, President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to nations, institutions and bodies, both private and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari demands return of more Nigeria’s Artefacts from abroad

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to nations, institutions and bodies, both private and public, to return Nigeria’s artefacts in their possession. Presidential spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Federal Government, Oba Ewuare II, Malam Garba Shehu,

Group commends postponement of APC National Convention

A group of All Progressives Congress (APC) members, under the aegis of Concerned APC Stakeholders Forum (CASF), have expressed satisfaction with the postponement of the party’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 120 times

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Electoral bill: There is still time for presidency to act - Adesina

THE presidency has said that the right thing will be done within the lawful time on the Electoral Bill, 2022. Presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, in a statement on Monday,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

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N20bn: NDDC denies alleged payment to ghost contractors

THE Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has denied the media reports that it has paid the sum of N20 billion to ghost contractors, saying the public... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: NDDC, Ibitoye Abosede, Ebilade Ekerefe, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Fuel scarcity: FG appeals to Nigerians to be patient

THE Federal Government has sympathised with Nigerians over unforeseen hardship occasioned by scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, and called for patience in finding lasting solutions... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Timipre Sylva, Muhammadu Buhari

2023:Alaafin assures Tinubu of Yoruba ancestral confirmation as president

OBA Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi, the Alaafin of Oyo, on Sunday, said he is confident that the Yoruba ancestors would make Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the national... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 177 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Lt Gen. Buratai (Rtd) distances self from calls to contest presidential election 

LIEUTNANT General Tukur Yusufu Buratai (rtd), Nigeria’s Ambassador to Republic of Benin and former chief of army staff, has distanced himself from.those Irving him to join... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai (rtd), President Muhammadu Buhari, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka (Rtd),

CBN and “endless possibilities” of its eNaira

CENTRAL Banks across the world have the mandate to control the circulation and supply of currencies, and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is not an... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Okechukwu Unegbu, Dr Tope Fasua, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele,

Europe-Africa summit: Buhari returns to Abuja

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday,  returned to Abuja after attending the sixth Europe-Africa Summit in Brussels, Belgium. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Abiy Ahmed,  Yusuf Bichi, Malam Mohammed Bello, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Muhammadu Buhari

Osinbajo, good presidential material – Bayelsa traditional rulers

THE Bayelsa Traditional Rulers Council says Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has the potential to be a good president. King Malla Sasime, Vice Chairman, Bayelsa Traditional Rulers Council,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Douye Diri, Malla Sasime, Yemi Osinbajo

Lawmaker distributes agric equipment to constituents

SEN. Nora Dadu’ut (APC/Plateau South) on Saturday distributed agricultural equipment and other items to her constituents.   Dadu’ut, at the inauguration of the distribution of the items in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Mary Yilzem, Alex Na’antuam, Rebecca Sambo, Regina Lalong, Simon Lalong, Nora Dadu’ut, Muhammadu Buhari

Osinbajo performs groundbreaking of bridge linking Yenegoa to Southern Ijaw

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has performed the groundbreaking of the construction of Angiama-Oporoma Bridge, which will link Yenogoa, Capital of Bayelsa, to Southern Ijaw Local Government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

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APC Chairmanship: Al-Makura assures level-playing ground for all

UMARU Al-Makura, an aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to the post of National Chairman, has pledged to provide a level-playing ground for all members... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ali Barakat,Michael Etim, Umaru Al-Makura, Felix Kurogha

Association offers free surgical, medical outreach to 10,000 people in Zaria

A total of 10,000 persons will benefit from free medical and surgical outreach programmes provided by the Islamic Medical Association of Nigeria, IMAN. The programme is provided... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Ahmed Bamalli, Aisha Tukur, Amina Baloni, Prof. Abdullahi Abba, IMAN

APC Chairmanship: Al-Makura assures level-playing ground for all

AN aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC to the post of National Chairman, Sen. Umaru Al-Makura, has pledged to provide a level-playing ground for all... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 173 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Umaru Al-Makura, APC, Buhari Youth Organisation, Mr Felix Kurogha, Mr Michael Etim

FG partnering with investors to improve power supply —Minister

THE Minister of Power, Mr Abubakar Aliyu, says the Federal Government is willing to partner with investors  in the  power sector to improve power supply in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Mr Abubakar Aliyu, Mr Mathew Osumanyi Dan’asabe, Mr  Hidayet Bayratar, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari greets Oba Tejuoso at 84

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Oba Adedapo Tejuoso, Osile of Oke Ona, Egbaland, on his 84th birthday on Feb. 19. In a congratulatory message by his spokesman, Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Oba Adedapo Tejuoso Mr Femi Adesina,

Economy: PDP not qualified to cast aspersion – APC

THE ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) said the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lacks the locus to cast aspersions on the economic growth recorded by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 104 times

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Buhari rejoices with FRCN Director, Sulaiman on 60th birthday, retirement

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined family, friends and associates in celebrating with the Director of News, Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), Sani Suleiman, on his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 103 times

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Buhari welcomes Nigeria’s designation as vaccine manufacture base

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday in Brussels, Belgium, welcomed the designation of Nigeria as one of the six countries in Africa designated as manufacturing bases for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, World Health Organization, Malam Garba Shehu,

FG to earn N5 bn from fisheries coastal terminal concession – ICRC

THE Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission, ICRC, has said that the Federal Government would generate over N5 billion, through the planned Fisheries Coastal Terminal Concession project. It said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

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Nigeria requires new law to safeguard elections integrity- CSOs

A Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) says a new legal framework is required to safeguard the integrity of elections in the country. Ms Ene Obi, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Ms Ene Obi, INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari

Convention: Buhari, Buni's decision on delegate status hailed by APC ex-legislators

THE APC Forum of Ex-Legislators comprising former Members of House of Representatives, ex-Speakers and ex-Deputy Speakers of House of Assembly, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Patty Etete Inemeh, Sa’ad Tahir, Muhammadu Buhari, Mai Mala Buni

Buhari seek European support to place weighty sanctions for coups in Africa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Brussels, Belgium called on European leaders as partners in promoting democracy and good governance to lend their weight behind measures put... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

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Onyeka Onwenu, Percy Paul, Omokri drop song for Leah Sharibu

IN order to raise awareness for the plight of the abducted Nigerian schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, and mark the fourth anniversary of the abduction of student of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Boris Johnson, Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Reno Omokri, Onyeka Onwenu, Panam Percy Paul

Nigeria, Algeria, S/Africa, Ethiopia maps strategies to solve conflicts in Africa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari and the Presidents of Algeria and South Africa as well as the Prime Minister of Ethiopia have resolved to strengthen the platform for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Milos Zeman, Abiy Ahmed, Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari calls for EU’s weighty sanctions on unconstitutional leadership changes in Africa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has called on European leaders to support African Union measures aimed at ending unconstitutional leadership changes on the continent. “We also call for stronger... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 67 times

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Buhari, ”G4” members evolve new strategies for conflict resolution in Africa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari and the Presidents of Algeria and South Africa as well as the Prime Minister of Ethiopia under the auspices of the “G4” have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Milos Zeman, Czech Republic, African Union  (AU), Malam Garba Shehu, Abiy Ahmed, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Geometric Power takes over Aba Ring-Fenced Area

THE Bureau of Public Enterprises, BPE, has formally handed over the Aba ring-fenced area of the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company, EEDC, to Geometric Power with the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Alex A. Okoh, Kester Enwereonu, NCP, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari

Federal govt commits to €9.3m agreement to build 23 solar mini-grids

POISED to improve electricity supply to rural communities in the country, the federal government has signed Interconnected Mini-grid Acceleration Scheme, IMAS, award grant agreement with eight... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Ahmad Salihijo Ahmad, Goddy Jedy-Agba, Muhammadu Buhari

What happens if Buhari signs electoral bill after Tuesday?

INDICATIONS have emerged that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, may have to postpone the scheduled conduct of the 2023 general elections if President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Prof Mahmood Yakubu, Yabagi Sani, Samson Itodo, Muhammadu Buhari

APC convention: Choice of chairmanship candidate puts Buhari in tight corner

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is in a tight corner over whom to endorse as the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, eight days to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Kashim Shettima, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, Saliu Mustapha, Abdullahi Adamu, Tanko Al-Makura, Adams Oshiomhole, Adams Oshiomhole, Mai Mala Buni, Yemi Osinbajo, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Muhammadu Buhari

FG signs €9.3m agreement for 23-mini-grids

THE Federal Government has signed a 9.3millon euro interconnected mini-grid Acceleration Scheme (IMAS) award grant agreement with eight indigenous Solar Mini-grid developers   Mr Goddy Jedy-Agba, Minister of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Goddy Jedy-Agba, President Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Salihijo Ahmad,

2023: APC youths vow not to support older presidential aspirants

YOUTHS of the governing All Progressives Congress, APC, from North Central have implored the party’s leadership to heed to President Muhammadu Buhari’s counsel that the party... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Mai Mala Buni, Terver Aginde, Muhammadu Buhari

Bello inaugurates rice processing centre for Kogi rural farmers

GOV. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Thursday, inaugurated Gaskiya Rice Processing Centre constructed by Kogi Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) at Kungbani, Lokoja Local Government Area... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Gov. Yahaya Bello, Chain Development Programme (VCDP), President Muhammadu Buhari, Hajia Fatima Buhari, Dr Edward Onoja, Asiwaju Idris,

Julius Berger makes donation of N56m to HIV trust fund

JULIUS Berger Nigeria Plc recently joined other private sector stakeholders to launch the N62.1 billion (US$150 Million) HIV Trust Fund of Nigeria, HTFN. HTFN is a private... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Julius Berger, Winnie Byanyima, Muhammadu Buhari, Lars Richter

Northern celebrities pay courtesy visit to Osinbajo

A large delegation made up of notable artistes, musicians, entertainers and creatives from the Northern part of the country paid a courtesy call on the Vice... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Rabiu Rikadawa, Yusuf Haruna, Yakubu Mohammed, Dauda Adamu Rarara, Laolu Akande, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

Convention: APC youths express concern for unity

AHEAD of the national convention of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Concerned Northern APC Youth Forum, yesterday tasked party leaders on the need to keep the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Suleiman Liba, APC

Buhari congratulates Bawa Garba @ 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated versatile entrepreneur, Alhaji Bawa Garba (ABG), on his 80th birthday. In a congratulatory message issued by his spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, on Thursday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Bawa Garba, Femi Adesina,

ASUP threatens nationwide indefinite strike

THE Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has asked its members to be ready to stop work at any time when the need arises. Anderson Umezurike Ezeibe,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Anderson Umezurike Ezeibe, Muhammadu Buhari

NCFRMI, NITDA begins training of 10,000 IDPs on digital skills

FOLLOWING the implementation of the digital literacy pillar of the National Digital Economy Policy and Strategy, NDEPS, and the vision to achieve 95 percent digital literacy... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Usman Abdullahi Gambo, Muhammadu Buhari, Bill Gates, Kashifu Inuwa, Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim

Buhari celebrates El-Rufai@62, says Kaduna is doing well under you

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says Kaduna State is doing very well many areas in spite of the challenges facing it. He said this in a statement Wednesday by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Nasir El-Rufa, Muhammadu Buhari

FG denies suspension of sugar production

THE Executive Secretary, National Sugar Development Council (NSDC), Zacch Adedeji, has assured Nigerians not to exercise fear on the shortage of sugar for consumption, stressing that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 176 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Zacch Adedeji, KIA Group, Sadiq Usman, NSDC, BUA Foods, Ayodele Ayodeji,

Be conscious of prevailing security situation, civic responsibilities- Rtd Maj.-Gen. to Army cadets

RETIRED Maj.-Gen. Lawrence Ngubane, has urged Army Cadets of the Short Service Course 47 on being conscious of the prevailing security situation in the country and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Retired Maj.-Gen. Lawrence Ngubane, Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Yusuf, Nigerian Defence Academy

Who is afraid of Godwin Emefiele?

Statement by friends of Governor Emefiele IN the past few weeks, there have been media reports on the purported interest of the Governor, CentralBank of Nigeria (CBN),... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Godwin Emefiele, Bank of Nigeria, Jim Ovia, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari makes replacement in his nomination

THE Senate has received a request from President Muhammadu Buhari to replace his earlier nomination of Mojisola Yaya-Kolade from Ekiti State for confirmation as Commissioner at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Olugbenga Adeyanju, Mojisola Yaya-Kolade, Muhammadu Buhari

Fuel scarcity: NLC takes stand on “festering issues of national importance”

THE Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has condemned the current petrol scarcity across the country, that exposed millions of Nigerians to great hardship, saying it has taken... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Ayuba Wabba, Muhammadu Buhari

APC aspirants urge Buhari to pass vote of confidence on Buni led committee

SOME aspirants in the upcoming All Progressives Congress, APC, convention have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to pass vote of confidence on the Mai Mala Buni... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 510 times

Tags: Maxwell Gowon, Muhammadu Buhari, Mai Mala Buni

Association for elderly appeals to govts on socialised healthcare

MRS Olubunmi Sodade, Executive Director, Nigerian Association of Retired People (NARP50+) has appealed to the three tiers of government to provide access to socialised healthcare for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: First Bank, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Olubunmi Sodade,

2023: North Central deserves presidency more than South East – Kogi Gov

KOGI State governor Yahaya Bello has said the north central is more deserving of the 2023 presidency than the Southeast. He stated this yesterday after meeting with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Yahaya Bello, Muhammadu Buhari

Senate confirms Buhari’s nominees as Commissioners for NERC, NPC

SENATE has confirmed nominees of President Muhammadu Buhari as National Commissioners for the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) and the National Population Commission (NPC). The confirmation of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: NERC, NPC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Chidi Ike, Mr Nathan Rogers Shatti, Mr Dafe N Akpeneye, Sen. Oduah Stella, Mr Kupuchi Patricia Ori Iyanya, PDP, Sen. Barau Jibrin, Dr Haluru Bala, Dr.Eyitayo

Senate confirms Chidinma Osuji as Executive Director of NDIC

 THE Senate has confirmed the nomination of Mrs Emily Chidinma Osuji as Executive Director of the Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC). Her confirmation on Wednesday at plenary followed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 231 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, NDIC, Mrs Emily Chidinma Osuji, Sen.Uba Sani

Association lauds Buhari for confirming Bello-Koko’s appointment as MD NPA

The Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS) on Wednesday lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for confirming the appointment of Mohammed Bello-Koko as the managing director of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS), President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Rev. Jonathan Nicole, Chibuike Amaechi,

Minister inaugurates Project Management Office members

The Minister of Power, Mr Abubakar Aliyu, has inaugurated the Project Management Office (PMO) under the Presidential Power Initiative (PPI), with a call on members to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Abubakar Aliyu, Mathew Osumanyi Danasabe, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Oba of Benin to receive bronze artefacts

THE physical handing over of two bronze artefacts from Jesus College, University of Cambridge and the University of Aberdeen in the United Kingdom by the Nigerian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: HRM  Omo N’ Edo, Oba Ewuare 11, Frank Erhabor, President Muhammadu Buhari

Anyim has distinguished himself...Ahmed Buhari

CLAIMS that South East may not produce capable hands who will occupy the office of the Nigerian president come 2023 has once more been debunked.  Speaking on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Buhari, Orji Kalu, Rochas Okorocha, Anyim Pius Anyim,

Buhari appoints Bello-Koko MD of NPA

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr. Mohammed Bello-Koko as the substantive Managing Director, MD, of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA. Bello-Koko was named acting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 153 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Hadiza Bala Usman, Mohammed Bello-K, NPA

Buhari seeks amendment to 2022 budget, cites irregularities

THE National Assembly has received a request from President Muhammadu Buhari to amend the 2022 Appropriation Act it earlier passed in December, 2021. The request was contained... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Gbajabiamila

We’ll shift February 26 APC convention date if necessary – Uzodinma

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has said the February 26 date for the National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is not sacrosanct. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: APC, Governor Hope Uzodinma, President Muhammadu Buhari.

FG to promote digital innovation, entrepreneurship —Pantami

PROF. Isa Pantami, The Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, has said that the Federal Government will not relent in its efforts towards promoting digital innovation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Aminu Masari Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Isa Pantami, Muhammadu Buhari

Zamfara Legislature insists on impeaching deputy governor

THE Zamfara House of Assembly declared in Gusau on Tuesday that no court order could stop its impeachment of the state’s Deputy Governor, Alhaji Mahdi Aliyu-Gusau. “No... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 122 times

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Gov. Bello updates Buhari, says North Central most marginalized, deserves Presidency

GOV. Yahaya Bello of Kogi, on Tuesday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on improved security situation in his state. Speaking to State House correspondents on the outcome of... Read more

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Senate receives bill seeking establishment of single board for NSCDC, NoC, FFS, NIS

THE Senate has received a Bill transmitted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly, seeking to establish the Civil Defence, Correctional, Federal Fire and Immigration... Read more

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Buhari mourns renowned Professor of Mathematics, Aderemi Kuku

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of Prof. Aderemi Kuku, renowned mathematician and scientist, over the passing of the scholar and administrator. In a condolence... Read more

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D’Tigress gets N25m cash for wining Afrobasketball

THE Nigerian national women’s basketball team, D’Tigress will receive a cash reward of N25 million from the federal government for winning the 2020 Afrobasketball Championships in... Read more

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APC Convention: Uzodinma clarifies issues on date

GOVERNOR Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has said the February 26 date for the National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is not sacrosanct. The... Read more

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I remain loyal to Buhari-led FG, it’s God that anoints leaders - Emefiele

By  Godwin Emefiele, Governor, Central Bank of Nigerian, CBN says it is the prerogative of President Muhammadu Buhari to map out his succession plan. Emefiele said this in... Read more

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National Convention: Buhari postpones meeting with APC govs

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, put off a meeting with governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, scheduled to hold at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Although... Read more

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Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Yahaya Bello, APC, Kayode Fayemi, Hope Uzodinma,

UK to return another looted artefacts to Oba of Benin Saturday

THE Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, will on Saturday take a physical possession of another two bronzes from Cambridge and Aberdeen in the United Kingdom. This... Read more

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Tags: Oba Ewuare II, Frank Irobor, President Muhammadu Buhari.

Electoral Act Amendment Bill: It’s unacceptable to conduct 2023 elections without new law – Zakka

AHEAD of the 2023 general elections, President Muhammadu Buhari has been told to sign into law the Electoral Act Amendment Bill that has been transmitted to... Read more

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North-Central deserves 2023 presidency more than Southeast – Gov Bello

KOGI Governor Yahaya Bello has argued the North-Central region deserves to produce the next President than the Southeast region. Bello spoke with State House correspondents after a... Read more

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Signing of Electoral Amendment Bill: The waiting game continues

By Christabel Ejenike Despite the reactions that trailed the refusal by President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the 2021 Electoral Amendment Bill into law and the amendments made... Read more

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Buhari Writes Senate, sends N2.557trn supplementary budget for Fuel Subsidy

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate, seeking for the approval of a supplementary budget which contains N2.557trn meant to provide for subsidy on petroleum products from... Read more

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PDP governors knock FG over duplicity on fuel subsidy, delay on electoral bill

GOVERNORS of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rose from a meeting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, yesterday, charging the Federal Government to immediately bring to account all... Read more

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2023: Stop distracting Emefiele, group warns politicians

A group of friends have warned those sponsoring negative reports against the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mr Godwin Emefiele, to desist from doing... Read more

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Strengthening population policy to boost demographic dividend

By Ikenna Osuoha, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)   President Muhammadu Buhari on Feb 3, launched the National Population Policy (NPP), designed to put the country on the... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Ejike Oji, Advancement of Family Planning in Nigeria (AAFP), Dr Okai Aku, Isiaka Yahaya,

Seplat partners C4C to drive economic growth through youth entrepreneurship

SEPLAT Energy Plc, a leading Nigerian energy company listed on the Nigerian Exchange and the London Stock Exchange, is partnering with Conversations for Change, C4C, to... Read more

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SERAP drags FG to court over agreement with Twitter

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has dragged the federal government before the Federal High Court in Lagos, seeking an order compelling the government to release... Read more

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Again, Buhari vows to protect Nigerians against market abuses, social injustices

President Muhammadu Buhari, in the past week under review, reiterated the commitment of his administration to ensure the respect and protection of consumers against market abuses... Read more

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Again, Buhari vows to protect Nigerians against market abuses, social injustices

 President Muhammadu Buhari, in the past week under review, reiterated the commitment of his administration to ensure the respect and protection of consumers against market abuses... Read more

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 Seplat Energy, C4C driving Nigeria’s economic growth through youth entrepreneurship

SEPLAT Energy Plc, a leading Nigerian energy company listed on the Nigerian Exchange and the London Stock Exchange, in partnership with Conversations for Change, C4C, has... Read more

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Osinbajo departs Abuja for Monrovia for Liberia’s bicentennial celebration

VICE-President Yemi Osinbajo departs Abuja on Monday for Monrovia, to represent President Muhammadu Buhari at the inauguration of the year-long commemoration of Liberia’s bicentennial anniversary. Laolu Akande,... Read more

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SERAP sues Buhari, Lai over failure to publish copy of agreement with Twitter

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari over “the failure to publish copy of the agreement the Federal Government... Read more

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Buhari approves appointment of Sani Zorro as SSA to First Lady, disengages others

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr Sani Zorro, journalist, and former lawmaker as Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs and Strategy, Office of... Read more

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Low turnout mars FCT polls in Municipal Area Council

EXTENSIVE voter apathy appears to impair the Area Council elections held in the Federal Capital Territory on Saturday. Reports from different parts of the Municipal Area Council... Read more

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Supreme court rejects Buhari’s executive order 10

THE Supreme Court has declared as unlawful and illegal, the Executive Order 10 (EO10) issued by President Muhammadu Buhari on the funding of State Judiciary and... Read more

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FCT Polls: Yiaga Africa campaigns against vote selling in Abuja market

AHEAD of the February 12 Area Council elections in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, a civil society organisation, Yiaga Africa, has taken an anti-vote selling campaign... Read more

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Supreme Court declares EO10 unconstitutional

The Supreme Court has declared as unlawful and unconstitutional the Executive Order 10 (EO10) issued by President Muhammadu Buhari on the funding of State Judiciary and... Read more

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Buhari calls for lasting peace on Korean Peninsula

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will support efforts to bring peaceful resolution and reconciliation on the Korean peninsula. The President’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, in a statement,... Read more

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2023 presidency: Tambuwal, Bafarawa, Shagari meet Makarfi

AS permutations and consultations towards the 2023 general election gather momentum, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State, former governor of the state Attahiru Bafarawa, former... Read more

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Political moves that got people talking

EVERY election year comes with certain blues, mostly coated in hilarious garbs. We have seen politicians go to the streets dancing to the beat of the... Read more

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Supreme Court declares Executive Order 10 unconstitutional

THE Supreme Court has declared as unlawful and unconstitutional the Executive Order 10 (EO10) issued by President Muhammadu Buhari on the funding of State Judiciary and... Read more

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First lady joins Kaduna-Abuja train

FIRST Lady Aisha Buhari was spotted on the Abuja-Kaduna train on Thursday. The first lady, who had some engagements outside Abuja, had visited Kano, where she tasked... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

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‘Votes don’t count’ is a big lie, Falz tells youths

MUSICIAN and actor, Falz (Folarin Falana) has called on youths to be involved in their future by actively participating in the electoral process, saying “Votes don’t... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 150 times

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Housing: Minister calls for reforms of Land Use Act.

MUA’ZU Sambo, the Minister of State for Works and Housing, has called for reforms in the Land Use Act to facilitate easy access to land in... Read more

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Plateau committed to open defecation eradication by 2025 – commissioner

Alhaji Sa’ad Bello, the Plateau Commissioner for Water and Energy Resources, has said Plateau is working towards eradicating open defecation in the state by 2025. Bello said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 135 times

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NFVCB seizes over 1bn uncensored, pornographic films in 2021

ADEDAYO Thomas, the Executive Director, National Film and Video Censors Board, NFVCB, on Thursday said about one billion copies of uncensored, unclassified and pornographic films were... Read more

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Minister inaugurates REA Governing Board, urges electrification of rural communities

GODDY Jedy-Agba, the Minister of State for Power, has urged the newly inaugurated Governing Board of Rural Electrification Agency, REA, to ensure more rural communities benefitted... Read more

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Boko Haram insurgency’ll end by 2023 - Zulum

THE Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum, yesterday after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari told State House correspondents that there was massive laying down of weapons,... Read more

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Those behind importation of substandard fuel must be held accountable, Buhari vows

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday ordered that producers and providers of consumable products be held accountable for substandard services and products sold by them. The President's order came... Read more

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Buhari desirous of signing Electoral Bill, says aide

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is desirous of assenting the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2021, his Senior Special Assistant National Assembly Matters (Senate), Sen. Babajide Omoworare has said. Omoworare... Read more

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Buhari warns Diplomats to stay away from Nigeria’s politics

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has advised diplomats to stay within the limits of their schedules, and not intrude in the internal politics of the country, ahead  of... Read more

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No criminal case yet established against Kyari – Group

CITIZENS Advocacy Centre (CAC), a civil society group, says no criminal case has been established against the suspended celebrated Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, after... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

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First lady in Kano, condoles with Ganduje over Hanifa’s murder

AISHA Buhari, the First Lady, on Wednesday in Kano condoled with the state government over the alleged murder of a school girl, Hanifa. She also commiserated with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Abdullahi Ganduje, Aisha Buhari, Shiekh Ahmad Muhammad-Bamba

Expert lauds FG for revised population policy on population

PROF. Emmanuel Lufadeju, the National Coordinator, Rotary Reproductive, Maternal and Child Health, RMCH, has commended the Federal Government for launching the  Revised National Policy on Population... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

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HIV/AIDS: SFH trains 60 community mobilisers in Taraba

THE Society for Family Health (SFH) in Taraba, says it has begun a two-day training exercise for 60 community mobilisers and testers, to stem the transmission... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

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2023: Ameachi’s turbaning and the unfolding politics in APC

by GODWIN ENNA       THE turbaning of the minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuke Rotimi Amaechi as ‘the Dan-Amanar of Daura’ in Daura, Katsina State, the home... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 148 times

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Justice Dispensation: I didn’t blame Judiciary – Malami

Justice Minister Abubakar Malami, SAN, says he didn’t blamed the judiciary for delays in prosecution of high profile cases.   Malami made this known in a statement by... Read more

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Buhari condoles with Emir of Maradun over wife’s death

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Emir of Maradun, Alhaji Garba Tambari, over the death of his first wife, Hajiya Rabi Garba.   The president, in a condolence... Read more

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Buhari condoles with Emir of Maradun over wife’s death

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Emir of Maradun, Alhaji Garba Tambari, over the death of his first wife, Hajiya Rabi Garba. The president, in a condolence... Read more

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FG grants citizenship to 286 foreign nationals

THE Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has said that the Federal Executive Council, FEC, approved the granting of citizenship to 286 foreign nationals out of... Read more

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FG grants citizenship to 286 foreigners

 The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has granted Nigerian citizenship to 286 foreign nationals. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who made this known to State House correspondents at... Read more

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Aisha Buhari pays congratulatory visit to Amaechi over Daura chieftaincy title

FIRST Lady Aisha Buhari has paid a congratulatory visit to the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, who received the traditional title of Dan Amanar Daura (trusted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Rotimi Amaechi, Aisha Buhari, Alhaji Nasiru Haladu Danu, Umar Faruk Umar,

FG begins probe of adulterated fuel imports

THE Federal Government on Wednesday said it has initiated the process to investigate the supply of adulterated petrol to country, which has reportedly damaged many car... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: FEC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Timipre Sylva

FG must avoid wasteful spending – PACS

By Anthony Isibor.   AMAL Pepple, Chairman, Committee on Review of New Parastatals, Agencies and Commissions, PACS has said that the federal government must reduce the cost of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 82 times

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President Buhari is committed to leaving a sustainable legacy, consistently pursued reforms in Nigerian Economy - SGF

By Benprince Ezeh BOSS Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to leaving a sustainable legacy and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: BOSS Mustapha, President Muhammadu Buhari, PACs

Ministry of Interior, others make presentations as Buhari presides over FEC

 President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over the virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) as the Ministries of Interior, Aviation make presentations for possible approval... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Federal Executive Council (FEC),

Lalong lauds Senate’s bill for establishment of 6 new law school campuses

GOV. Simon Lalong on Wednesday lauded the Senate for passing a bill seeking to establish six more law school campuses across the country. The commendation is contained... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Ahmed Lawan, Muhammadu Buhari, Smart Adeyemi, Makut Macham, Simon Lalong 

FG recruits 40, 000 police officers in 4years, says Buhari

THE Federal Government says it had recruited 40, 000 police officers in the past four years, in an effort to re-energize and improve the personnel of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

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Buhari under pressure to reject reworked Electoral Bill

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is under pressure to reject the reworked Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2022, it was learned yesterday. Sources said those pushing against presidential assent to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 93 times

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Nigeria’s Future Rests On Science And Technology – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria’s collective future rests on active participation in science and technology. He spoke Tuesday at State House in Abuja when he conferred the... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Oluyinka Olurotimi Olutoye, Professor Charles Ejike Chidume,Professor Godwin O. Samuel Ekhaguere,

Teachers urge Buhari to put education on First Line charge

TEACHERS on Tuesday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to include education on First Line Charge. The teachers made the call in a 15-point prayer session led by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Rev. Fr Nduka Uzor, Muhammad Bin ‘Uthman, Nasir Idris, President Muhammadu Buhari

Be concerned about your successor, stakeholders urges Buhari

SOME stakeholders have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure a successor that would sustain the many legacies he had achieved during his administration. They said this during... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Ibrahim Bapetel, Ron Verreneault, Mainasara Umar, Ita Enang, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: A presidential aspirant hails Buhari's administration

MOSES Ayom, a presidential hopeful in the forthcoming 2023 general elections, has said that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, has set a clear roadmap to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Isa Yuguda, Muhammadu Buhari, Moses Ayom

3 Scholars receives NNOM awards on medicine, science

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, in Abuja conferred the Nigerian National Order of Merit, NNOM, Award for years 2020 and 2021 on three Nigerians who distinguished... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: George Akume, Shekarau Yakubu Aku, Femi Adesina, Godwin O. Samuel Ekhaguere, Charles Ejike Chidume, Oluyinka Olurotimi Olutoye, Muhammadu Buhari

Senate amends bill establishing Federal Polytechnic Orogun, Delta

THE Senate, on Tuesday at plenary, amended the bill seeking to establish the Federal Polytechnic, Orogun, Delta State, already passed by the National Assembly. The amendment followed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Emily Chidinma, Muhammadu Buhari, Yahaya Abdullahi

Minister to submit revised STI policy to FEC

OGBONNAYA Onu, the Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, STI, says the Revised 2022 National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy would soon be submitted to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Eli Bala, Muhammadu Buhari, Ogbonnaya Onu

Association to collaborate with Olu of Warri on mutual interest

The Association of Professional Bodies of Nigeria (APBN), Delta chapter, has pledged to collaborate with the Olu of Warri on matters of mutual interest. Mr Sony Ali,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Association of Professional Bodies of Nigeria (APBN), Sony Ali, President Muhammadu Buhari, Ogiame Atuwatse III,

Shaibu Lau becomes new Deputy Senate Minority Leader

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Minority Caucus has appointed Senator Shaibu Lau (Taraba North) as the Senate Deputy Minority Leader. The post became vacant following the defection... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 188 times

Tags: APC, PDP, Senator Shaibu Lau, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, Senator Emmanuel Bwacha, Senator George Sekibo, President Muhammadu Buhari

Strike continues to loom as FG disagrees with ASUU

LECTURERS in universities across the country yesterday shunned the classrooms in compliance with the lecture-free day declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. LEADERSHIP checks... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Toyin Abegunrin, Biodun Olaniran, Akintola Ladoke, Chila Andrew, Muhammadu Buhari, ASUU

Deputy governor receives impeachment notice

Zamfara State House of Assembly has served an impeachment notice on the deputy governor, Alhaji Mahdi Aliyu Gusau. Addressing newsmen in Gusau, the chairman of the House... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, Muhammadu Buhari, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Mahadi Aliyu Gusau, Shamsu Haske, Alhaji Mahdi Aliyu Gusau

More stories on Hanifa Abubakar

THE recent murder of five-year old Hanifa Abubakar by her teacher and school proprietor in Kano is as horrible and pathetic as it sends jitters down... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Abdulmalik Tanko, UNICEF, Abdallah Gadon Kaya, Aisha Buhari

People's Gazette/NIA Face off: HEDA decries media harassment, calls for restraint

THE Human Environmental & Development Agenda, HEDA, has lent its voice (among other enemies of oppression, intimidation and suppression in the society) against the undeserved incursion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: HEDA, Suraju Olanrewaju, NIA, President Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmed Rufai Abubakar,

Electoral bill: Buhari still withholds signature after 7-day ultimatum

EIGHT days after the National Assembly transmitted the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2022 for assent, President Muhammadu Buhari is yet to sign the bill, sparking fresh... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Samson Itodo, Yabagi Sani, INEC, Abubakar Malami, IPAC, Muhammadu Buhari

2023 Presidency: How far can Amaechi go?

THE weekend turbaning of Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi as the Dan Amanar Daura, by the 60th Emir of Daura, Alhaji Faruk Umar Faruk,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: Faruk Umar Faruk, APC, Dan Amanar Daura, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari returns to Abuja after attending AU Summit in Addis Ababa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday returned to Abuja after participating in the 35th Ordinary Session of Assembly of the African Union Heads of State and Government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Muhammad Bello, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed

PDP's message to Buhari on Gumus's appointment as INEC commissioner

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately withdraw the appointment of Prof. Rhoda Gumus as a National Commissioner (South South)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Debo Ologunagba, INEC, Rhoda Gumus, Muhammadu Buhari

Green Economy: ICSAN wants stakeholders to adopt sustainable eco-friendly practices

THE Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) has stressed the need for the government and players in all sectors of the economy to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: ICSAN, Mrs Abiola Laseinde, Mrs Linda Onafeli, Mrs Constance Kol-Lawal, Mr Seyi Owoturo, President Muhammadu Buhari,

2023: Group urges APC to adopt Tinubu as consensus candidate

 A group, Asiwaju Project Beyond 2023, has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) to adopt Sen. Bola Tinubu as its consensus presidential candidate for 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, Mr Realwan Okpanachi, President Muhammadu Buhari.

Hijab matters – FG says Nigerian constitution not against it

ADAMU Adamu, the Minister of Education, says Nigeria’s constitution allows Muslim women to wear hijab in line with the teachings of their faith. He noted that all... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Ishaq Akintola, Hajiya Amina, Namadi Sambo, Rafat Sanni, Rafatu Abdulhamid, Saadatu Hassan Liman, Maryam Bukar Abba, Aisha Duku, Adamu Adamu, Hajiya Sidikat Shomope

Insecurity: FG promises more equipment to military to check criminality

THE Federal Government has, again, pledged to provide more logistics and equipment for the Nigerian armed forces to curb terrorism, banditry, kidnapping and other security challenges facing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: WASA, Gen. Bashir Magashi, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Presidency rejects Financial Times report on Buhari govt’s performance

THE Presidency, yesterday, rejected a Financial Times article, which described President Muhammadu Buhari’s handling of the nation’s economy and security as poor. The article, entitled “What is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, David Pilling, Financial Times,

Buhari mourns Emir of Jama’are, Wabi III

 President Muhammadu Buhari has said the death of the Emir of Jama’are, Ahmad Wabi III, one of the longest-reigning traditional rulers in Africa, “is the end... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Emir of Jama’are, Ahmad Wabi III,  President Muhammadu Buhari

Attempted Coup: Buhari receives briefing on situation in Guinea Bissau

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has received a comprehensive briefing on the coup attempt to oust President Umaru  Embalo of Guinea-Bissau on Monday. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Suzi Barbosa, Femi Adesina, Umaru  Embalo, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari lauds Ethiopian PM Ahmed for maintaining peace, fairness in devt.

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commended the efforts of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia for maintaining peace and unity in that country, and for his dedication... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Abiy Ahmed, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Nigeria needs a selfless, intellectual leader – Utomi

PROF. Pat Utomi, a political economist, says Nigeria needs a selfless, pan-Nigerian nationalist and intellectual leader to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Utomi, a former presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: INEC, Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Pat Utomi

Analysing the retaining, removal of Nigeria’s oil subsidy

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari had on Jan. 25 approved 18-month suspension of the removal of fuel subsidy, following consultations with stakeholders in line with the current economic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Charles Majomi, Muda Yusuf, Olabode Sowunmi, Timipre Sylva, Muhammadu Buhari

Akume receives PDP defectors, assures equal opportunities in APC

THE Minister of Inter- Governmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume, has charged PDP members who defected to the APC to work hard to ensure the party’s victory... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Tersoo Mnenga, Austin Agada, Samuel Ortom, Muhammadu Buhari, Joseph Boko, George Akume

Amaechi gets massive support as 'Amechi for president' banners flood Daura

HRH Faruk Umar Faruk, the Emir of Daura, yesterday, in Daura, Katsina State prayed for Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, whom he described as a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 145 times

Tags: Muhammadu Koko, Alhaji Bashir Jamo, Yusuf Buhari, Musa Haro, Yusuf Tukur Buratai, Mallam Isa Yuguda, Okechukwu Enelamah, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Abdullahi Lamido Sunusi, Erin Edet Ekong, Oba Adeyeye Ogu

NIN-SIM linkage: SERAP writes Buhari over ‘unlawful access to subscribers’ details’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to use his “good offices and leadership position to urgently review and rescind your reported... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Isa Pantami, Kolawole Oluwadare, Muhammadu Buhari, SERAP

Senate president says Buhari can't wait to develop Nigeria

AHMAD Lawan, the President of the Senate, has said that the government of President Muhammadu Buhari is in a hurry to develop Nigeria. Lawan made the remarks... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: Bello Mandiya, Yakubu Oseni, Ibrahim Oloriegbe, Lola Ashiru, Smart Adeyemi, Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan

2023 presidency: The South will surprise Nigeria - Wike

RIVERS Governor Nyesom Wike has said the South will soon take a position and make a declarative statement on the 2023 presidential election that will shock... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Nyesom Wike

God saved me from being beheaded — Kidnap victim

CASES of kidnapping have become worrying in the North with bandits having a field day in Kaduna, Kebbi, Niger, Sokoto and Zamfara States. It’s a story... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 148 times

Tags: Abdullahi Abubakar Wali-Bukkuyum, Muhammadu Buhari

What Buhari said about Nigeria at the ongoing AU meetings

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, said Nigeria will continue to pursue peace and progress in Africa, and other parts of the world, by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Femi Adesina, Mohammad Shtayyeh, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari congratulates Amaechi on Daura chieftaincy title

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on the conferment of the title of “Dan Amana,” (the trusted one) on him by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari,

EFCC's failure: Court adjourns Fani-Kayode’s forgery trial

JUSTICE Olubunmi Abike-Fadipe of the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja on Friday adjourned the trial of Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation minister, due to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Bilikisu Buhari, Daniel Osiagor, Ogieva Oziegbe, Femi Fani-Kayode, Olubunmi Abike-Fadipe

Issue of age in Nigerian leadership

IN recent weeks and months, many Nigerians have called for younger candidates to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. I recall that Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, former military... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Olusegun Obasanjo, Olusegun Obasanjo, Bola Tinubu, Atiku Abubakar, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida

Vulnerable Nigerians’ll continue to enjoy social safety nets, Buhari assures

President Muhammadu Buhari says the poor and vulnerable in Nigeria remain top priority for protection and lifting from the poverty cycle. The president stated this at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 64 times

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Sustainable energy access central to all Nigeria’s developmental goals – Osinbajo

VICEPresident Yemi Osinbajo says providing clean, sustainable and reliable energy access is tied to almost all Nigeria’s development goals.   Osinbajo’s Spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Ms Amina Mohammed, Mrs Damilola Ogunbiyi, Laolu Akande, President Muhammadu Buhari, UN

Buhari appoints Olatunji NDPB pioneer national commissioner

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Vincent Olatunji, as the National Commissioner/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Data Protection Bureau (NDPB). The approval followed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Nigeria Data Protection Bureau,  President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Vincent Olatunji, Prof. Isa Pantami

Aso-Rock's next occupant depends on decision of the North

IN Nigeria’s politics, the north is indispensable – and it has always been. By the contrivance of kismet, the north has always held all the aces... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Bola Tinubu, Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan, Olusegun Obasanjo

Varsity don turns down N600m TETFUND commission

SOMETHING happened recently in Minna, the capital of Niger State, it was the commissioning of a building complex (one of the ones funded) named after late... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Professor Femi Odekunle, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Muhammadu Buhari, Professor Bala Abdullahi, Oluwatoyin Odekunle, Professor Femi Odekunle

PMB and the NDDC, by Femi Adesina

THE Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is an interventionist agency created for the development of the oil producing region of the country. Well, it is meant to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Niger Delta Development Commission, President Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo,

PDP rejects campaign promises scorecard of FG

BY CHIBUZO UKAIBE, Abuja PEOPLES Democratic Party, PDP, has faulted the claims by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, APC, administration on anti-corruption and anti-terrorism fight... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Lai Mohammed, Debo Ologunagba, PDP, APC, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari arrives Addis Ababa ahead of 35th AU session

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, ahead of the 35th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Africa Union Heads of State and Government. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Victor Adeleke, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, Mr Sunday Aghaeze, Dr Osagie Ehanire, Dr Muhammed Abubakar, Mr Femi Adesina,

Nigerian envoy presents Letter of Credence to Belarusian president

 Prof. Abdullahi Shehu, Nigerian Ambassador Extraordinary with Plenipotentiary to Russia and Concurrent Accreditation to Belarus has presented his Letters of Credence to the President of Belarus,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags:  Prof. Abdullahi Shehu, Alexander Lukershenko, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Mikalai Barysevich,

Buhari rebuffs lobby to shift APC convention date

LAST-minute push by some party chiefs to shift the All Progressives Congress (APC) convention date has collapsed. President Muhammadu Buhari staved off pressure from lobbyists, insisting that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari, APC

2023: Kwankwaso in tight corner, weighs options

A former governor of Kano State and leader of the Kwankwasiyya Movement, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, is in a tight corner as the 2023 politicking gathers momentum. Impeccable... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, PDP

Aisha Buhari declares support for foundation on fight against cancer

AISHA Buhari, the First Lady, has declared her unflinching support for OCI Foundation and the fight against breast and cervical cancer to reduce its prevalence in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Victoria Ango, Shuaibu Ibrahim, NYSC, Aisha Buhari, Dolapo Yemi Osinbajo

Buhari walking his talk in corruption fight – FG

THE Federal Government says the President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s policy plank of fighting corruption is unwavering and on course. Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the minister of Information and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Lai Mohammed

Vice President Inaugurates Health Sector Reform Committee

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has declared that quality and affordable healthcare are central to Nigeria’s development. Speaking at the inauguration of the Health Sector Reform Committee recently, Prof. Osinbajo noted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari, NCP

2023 Polls: Appoint only credible people into INEC - 70 CSOs urge Buhari

AHEAD of the 2023 general elections, a coalition of over 70 organizations under the aegis of Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, on Thursday, urged President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 112 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, Nigeria Civil Society

Boko Haram will be "a child's play" if ISWAP group - Zulum warns

GOVERNOR Babagana Zulum of Borno State has warned that Boko Haram’s menace will be “a child’s play” if the Islamic State in West Africa Province, ISWAP,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Babagana Zulum

High fertility rate: Buhari seeks modern contraceptive methods

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja launched the Revised National Policy on Population for Sustainable Development, stressing the need for urgent measures to address Nigeria’s high... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Matthias Schmale, NPC, Nasir Isa Kwarra, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

Okorocha holds meeting with Buhari over presidential ambition

SENETOR Rochas Okorocha has met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House on Thursday over his ambition to become President in 2023. According to the immediate-past... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 139 times

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Senate deputy minority leader dumps PDP for APC

Emmanuel Bwacha, the Senator representing Taraba South and Senate deputy minority leader, has defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC. Bwacha was formally received into the ruling... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 235 times

Tags: Mai Mala Buni, Emmanuel Bwacha, Muhammadu Buhari

How Buhari’s policies are creating more indigenous businesses-BMO

The emergence of new indigenous companies and the growing expansion of old ones across the country is a clear indication that the Federal Government policies on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), Chairman Niyi Akinsiju, Cassidy Madueke,

Coups: Osinbajo on delegation at the ECOWAS summit in Ghana

YEMI Osinbajo, SAN, Vice President has departed Abuja Thursday morning for Accra, Ghana to represent Nigeria at an Extraordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Adeyemi Dipeolu, Zubairu Dada, Muhammadu Buhari, Roch March Kabore, Nana Akufo-Addo, Laolu Akande, Yemi Osinbajo, ECOWAS

Glance into Nigeria police, living wage, service delivery

IT will be stating the obvious to say that regularly improving the welfare of the police, especially in emerging democratic societies such as Nigeria, is sine... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Alhaji Maigari Dingyadi, Muhammadu Buhari, NPF

FG uncovers 96 financiers of Boko Haram, ISWAP

THE Federal Government has said the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) has uncovered 96 financiers of terrorism, especially those backing Boko Haram and the Islamic State... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: NFIU, Alh. Lai Mohammed, President Muhammadu Buhari.

Coups d’etat: Osinbajo leaves for ECOWAS extraordinary summit in Accra

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is  to depart Abuja on Thursday for Accra, Ghana, to represent Nigeria at an Extraordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, ECOWAS, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Laolu Akande, Amb. Zubairu Dada,

Osinbajo off to Accra for ECOWAS summit

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo will participate in an extraordinary summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government in Accra, Ghana today. A statement by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, ECOWAS, Mr Laolu Akande, President Nana Akufo-Addo, President Muhammadu Buhari

All hail Amaechi, the Dan Amanar Daura

ON Saturday, February 5, 2022, all roads will lead to Daura, President Muhammadu Buhari’s hometown, where the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, will be turbaned as the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Chibuike Amaechi, President Muhammadu Buhari, Umar Farouk Umar,

Anambra thanks Buhari for Chuba-Okadigbo’s appointment, congratulates Onwenu, new NUJ chairman

THE Anambra State Government yesterday lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for the appointment of Senator Marjorie Chuba-Okadigbo as the chairman of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Emeka Odogwu, Onyeka Onyenu, Senator Marjorie Chuba-Okadigbo

Memo to Nigeria’s next president

By Ekpa Stanley Ekpa IN this season of presidential declarations, let me first congratulate you on your bold confidence to step out and subject yourself to both public... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 258 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari.

FG provides 500 wells, pumping machines for irrigation in Katsina

THE Federal Government has constructed 500 tube wells and distributed 500 pumping machines to farmers in Rogogo Village in Zango Local Government Area of Katsina State. Alhaji... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Muhammad Na-Kande, Alhaji Idi Umar, Alhaji Tasi’u Maigari, Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Bashir Zango,

MAAN repays ABP loans, erects second largest maize pyramid –president

THE Maize Association of Nigeria, MAAN, says it was erecting a maize pyramid in Kaduna state, as part of its loan repayment under the Anchor Borrowers... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Ibrahim Hussaini, Bello said, Nasir El-Rufai, Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Bello, Abubakar Bello

NEMA donates automatic weather observation station to NIHSA, Nasarawa varsity

 The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has donated an Automatic Weather Observation Station, AWOS, to the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, and the Nasarawa State University,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Habib Ahmed, Suleiman Mohammed, Clement Nze, Muhammadu Buhari, Habib Ahmed

FEC approves N115.4bn for dualising Kano-Kazaure-Kongwalam road

THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved over N115.4 billion for the dualization of the Kano-Kazaure-Kongwalam road linking Kano, Jigawa and Katsina states. Babatunde Fashola, the minister... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Rotimi Amaechi, Babatunde Fashola, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari seeks Senate’s Confirmation for NMDPRA Commissioners

 The Senate has received a request from President Muhammadu Buhari to confirm five nominees as Executive Directors of the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Buhari

Over 90% of repentant Boko Haram members ‘re genuine- Zulum

GOVERNOR Babagana Zulum of Borno State, Wednesday said over 90 percent of repentant Boko Haram members have genuinely repented. The governor’s declaration was the opposite of what... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Babagana Zulum, Boko Haram, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Nasir el-Rufai,

IBB backs Saraki’s presidential ambition

…Says, Former SP is self- propelled IT was cheering news for the Presidential ambition of former Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki as former Military President, General Ibrahim... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Bukola Saraki, Ibrahim Babangida, President Muhamadu Buhari

Buhari promises to revisit approach to end insurgency in the North-East

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration was embarking on a revised approach to addressing the 13-year conflict and insurgency in the North-East and will... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Babagana Zulum, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari will leave Nigeria better than he met it- BMO

Nigerians have been urged to take President Muhammadu Buhari’s pledge to hand over a diversified, home grown economy, and a revamped Armed Forces to the next... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), Chairman Niyi Akinsiju,

Guinea-Bissau coup: Buhari speaks to president, condemns abortive coup

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday evening spoke with Umaro Sissoco Embalo, shortly after the Guinea-Bissau leader survived a military attempt to overthrow his government. President Buhari in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Umaro Sissoco Embalo, Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari

Hanifa’s murder: Court fixes Feb. 9 for trial of school proprietor

A Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Kano, on Wednesday fixed Feb. 9, for the trial of a school proprietor, Abdulmalik Tanko, 34, for the alleged murder... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Aisha Mahmoud , Hashimu Isyaku

Buhari condemns abortive coup in Guinea-Bissau, lauds loyal troops

 President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated President Umaro Sissoco Embalo of Guinea-Bissau for surviving Tuesday’s coup attempt in his country. The Nigerian leader stated this in statement issued... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 56 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari to Nigerians: “You’ll soon witness massive shift from insurgency to peace, stability”

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigerians in the North East will, in the coming months, witness a change from the protracted insurgency to peace and development in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari,Federal Executive Council (FEC),

Senate confirms Agbamuche-Mbu, Haruna, others as National Commissioners, REC of INEC

THE Senate on Wednesday confirmed six nominees for appointment as National Commissioners and one Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The confirmation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Kabiru Gaya, Ahmad Lawan, Olaniyi Olaleye Ijalaye, Mr. Sam Olumekan, Prof. Rhoda H. Gumus, Mrs. May Agbamuche-Mbu, Ukeagu Kenneth Nnamdi, Mal. Mohammed Haruna

Buhari condoles with Murray Bruce family on mother’s death

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended heartfelt condolences to Murray-Bruce family on the passing of their mother and matriarch, Mama Margaret Murray-Bruce, at the age of 95. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Murray-Bruce, Margaret Murray-Bruce,

PDP flays APC for allegedly attacking its office

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned in strong terms, the attack and arson on its office and the property of a prominent PDP member located... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Atiku Abubakar, Debo Ologunagba

I won’t be surprised if Buhari fails to sign amended electoral bill – Ohuabunwa

SENATOR Mao Ohuabunwa has said that he would not be surprised if President Muhammadu Buhari, declines his assent to the amended Electoral Bill transmitted to him... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: SENATOR Mao Ohuabunwa, PDP, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Rice milling factory in Kano receives loans from Fidelity bank

FIDELITY Bank has facilitated the disbursement of over N34 billion in direct credit to players in the rice value chain, even as it financed a 400... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, Isa Muhammed Gerawa, Muhammadu Buhari, Godwin Emefiele, Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe

What is Nigeria’s government for?

By David Pilling   MUHAMMADU Buhari may go but it’s not the leader who matters, the system itself must change On the British Airways flight between London and Nigeria’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 236 times

Tags: British Airways, President Muhammadu Buhari

Osinbajo tasks reconstituted NCP on new transactions, others

THE Vice President and Chairman of the National Council on Privatisation, NCP, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has tasked members of the reconstituted NCP to tackle new transactions... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari, Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, Richard Adeniyi Adebayo, Abubakar Malami, Godwin Emefiele, Boss Gida Mustapha, Muhammad Kabir Ahmad, Alex A. Okoh, Nasidi Ali, R

Shelve idea of fuel subsidy removal completely, MMPN advises FG

THE Muslim Media Practitioners of Nigeria, MMPN,Oyo State Chapter, has urged the Federal Government to completely shelve the idea of fuel subsidy removal in the interest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Ridwan Fasasi

NASS hailed over re-transmission of the Electoral Bill to Buhari

CIVIL Society Organisations, CSOs, Monday hailed the National Assembly over the re-transmission of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking with Vanguard, the Executive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: NASS, CSOs, Samson Itodo, INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari launches N62bn trust fund to end HIV

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja launched a N62billion Trust Fund to help Nigeria end AIDS as a public health threat and place more people... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Gambo Aliyu, Herbert Wigwe, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Boss Mustapha, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

APC chairmanship: Sani Musa gets endorsement of Niger Gov, NASS caucus

THE national chairmanship aspiration of Senator Mohammed Sani Musa received a boost as Abubakar Sani Bello, the governor of his native Niger State, on Monday, endorsed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 118 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Sabi Abdullahi, Abubakar Sani Bello, Mohammed Sani Musa

Buhari inaugurates N62bn HIV Trust Fund

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated a N62 billion HIV Trust Fund of Nigeria (HTFN) to help Nigeria end AIDS as a public health threat and place... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

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We’ll handover stable democracy, revamped security, Buhari promises

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has again reassured Nigerians that his administration will bequeath a stable democracy, revamped the military at the expiration of his tenure on May... Read more

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Next administration will inherit stable democracy, revamped security forces, says Buhari

 President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged his commitment to hand over a strong repositioned agriculture-led, diversified home-grown economy, stable democracy and revamped armed and security forces to... Read more

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Presidency explains why Buhari canceled trip to Zamfara by road

THE presidency has given further clarification on the bad weather which forced the cancellation of the visit to Zamfara State on Thursday by President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

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Governors lead opposition to reworked Electoral Bill

A row has broken out over the reworked Electoral Bill, it was learnt yesterday. The Bill is due to be delivered to President Muhammadu Buhari today for... Read more

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Buhari felicitates with Onyeka Onwenu at 70

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined the entertainment industry in sharing the joyous occasion of 70th birthday with renowned songwriter, singer and journalist, Onyeka Onwenu, congratulating the multiple... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 170 times

Tags: Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari, Onyeka Onwenu

Canceled Zamfara visit: Stop being mischievous, presidency tells PDP

THE Presidency says the Peoples Democratic Party’s, PDP, position on the aborted visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Zamfara on Thursday is an act that smacks... Read more

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SERAP sues Buhari, others over ‘missing N3.1bn in finance ministry’

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari “over his failure to probe allegations that over N3bn of public funds... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 118 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Zainab Ahmed,  Mr Abubakar Malami, SERAP

Cement manufacturers promise more production, less prices

CEMENT manufacturers under the auspices of the Cement Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, CMAN, has promised to upscale cement production in a bid to crash prices. Mohammed Lawal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 134 times

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See remarkable impacts NAF made in 12 months

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari had on 26 January 2021 appointed Air Marshal Oladayo Amao as the 21st Chief of the Air Staff, CAS, among other service chiefs. Amao... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Edward Gabkwet, Oladayo Amao, Muhammadu Buhari

21. Citizens of Ogun visit Buhari, praises him for quality of projects

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Friday,  received illustrious citizens of Ogun at State House Abuja, who had come to show appreciation for the visit paid their state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Sulaiman Adegunwa, Salimot Badru, Oba Babatunde Ajayi, Olusegun Osoba, Dapo Abiodun, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari sympathizes with victims of Onitsha market fire incidents

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has extended heartfelt condolences to  victims of the fire incident at the Main Market and Relief Market in Onitsha, Anambra, respectively, which reportedly... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 167 times

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UNILAG law students to be taught by legal luminaries

THE University of Lagos Law Alumni Relations Committee and Faculty of Law, say some Judges and Senior Advocates will lecture law undergraduates of the institution ,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 346 times

Tags: Funke Agbor, Kudirat Olatokunbo Kekere-Ekun, Wole Olanipekun, Femi Gbajabiamila, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Prof. Fidelis Odita, Muhammadu Buhari, Ade Ipaye, Bashir Ajibola, Oyejoju  Oyewunmi, Oluwatoyin I

FG has achieved more than U.S. in infrastructure - Fashola

MINISTER of Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola has said that President Muhammadu Buhari administration has made more achievements than the United States government in terms of... Read more

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Buhari promises Nigerians victory over evil

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed confidence that Nigeria will win the battle over evil. Buhari said this when he visited the palace of Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: Aminu Tambuwal, BUA Group, Daily Trust, Muhammadu Buhari, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III

NNPC receives $5bn Afreximbank funding for Nigeria’s oil industry

THE Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd has secured a $5 billion corporate finance commitment from the African Export Import Bank to fund major investments in Nigeria’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Bala Wunti, Lawal Sade, Adokiye Tombomieye, Umar Ajiya, Mele Kyari, Benedict Oramah, African Export Import Bank, Nigerian National Petroleum Company

Buhari cancels visit to Zamfara over poor weather

President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled his scheduled visit to Zamfara state, citing poor weather condition. Governor Bello Matawalle announced this on Thursday, saying the President, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Max Air, Alhaji Dahiru Bara’u Mangal, Alhaji AbdulSamad Rabi'u, Godwin Emefele, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, BUA Group, Bello Matawalle, Muhammadu Buhari

Chairmanship: Musa optimistic of end of internal crises in APC if he wins

Senator Sani Musa, a leading national chairmanship aspirant of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the forthcoming February 26 national convention, has said that his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 174 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Channels Television, Senator Sani Musa, All Progressives Congress

Fashola rates Buhari more than US government in terms of infrastructure

BABATUNDE Fashola, the Minister of Works and Housing, has alleged that the All Progressives Congress, APC,-led administration has more achievements that the United States government, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Babatunde Fashola, APC, President Buhari

NGO commends Buhari, NASS synergy over NYSC trust fund bill

THE Empowerment for Unemployed Youths Initiative, a Non-Governmental Organisation, NGO, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts in promoting youth development in the country. Richard Audu, the executive... Read more

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NITDA commences capacity building on Digitization for A’Court justices

THE rise in threats of ungoverned spaces which have pervaded the world has necessitated the need for the National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, to collaborate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Monica Bolna’an Dongban-Mensem, Muhammadu Buhari, Kashifu Inuwa, Prof Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami

FEC approves proposed 2022 budget amendments

THE Federal Executive Council has approved a proposed amendment to the 2022 budget following the initial adjustments made by the National Assembly to the proposal submitted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: EFCC, Zainab Ahmed, Federal Executive Council, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Is Amaechi President Buhari’s ‘favourite’ successor?

BARRING unforeseen circumstances, Transportation Minister, Mr. Rotimi Chibike Amaechi will on February 5 be turbaned as Dan Amanar Daura (trusted son of Daura) by the Emir... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 148 times

Tags: Umar Farouk Umar, Rotimi Chibike Amaechi, Eric Ojiekwe, Dan Amanar Daura, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Rice pyramids: Misguided glorification of peasant farming by Buhari

SINCE 2018, Nigeria has earned the moniker: “poverty capital of the world”. The United Nations also named Nigeria among the six countries in the world where... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, rice pyramids, CBN, Godwin Emefiele

FG to extend Twitter rule of operation to WhatsApp, Facebook, others

THE Federal Government has said it will amend relevant statutes and code to enforce the operational conditions of Twitter and other social media platforms in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 245 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, NCC, Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, NAN, Amir Talaat, Lai Mohammed

Garba Shehu reveals who Buhari will hand over to

MALAM Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari will hand over to another... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 182 times

Tags: Hajiya Zainab Ahmed, FEC, APC, Malam Garba Shehu, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari receives Olu of Warri, pledges fairness for Itsekiri people

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday received His Royal Majesty, Ogiame Atuwatse III, five months after his coronation as the Olu of Warri. At the State House in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 204 times

Tags: Ogiame Atuwatse III, President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina., Chief Festus Okotie-Eboh, Chiefs Brown Mene, Oma Eyewuoma, Mr Julius Rone., Thomas Ereyitomi, Daniel Reyenieju, Dere Awosika

Students avoid teachers in Kano schools following Hanifa’s murder

FOLLOWING the tragic murder of a 5-year-old kid, Hanifa Abubakar, by the proprietor of her school in Kano State, parents now storm schools before closing hours... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Haruna Abubakar, Fauziyya D. Suleiman, Shajaratul Mubaraka, Yahaya Sa’id, Daily Trust, A’isha Buhari, Muhammnadu Buhari, Abdulmalik Tanko, Noble Kids Nursery and Primary School

President Buhari condoles with Tamuno over death of Father  

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari commiserates with Ambassador Maureen Tamuno, Nigeria's high commissioner to Jamaica, over the passing of her father and family's patriarch, Elder Clement Chepaka, 93,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 148 times

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Buhari, Ndume receive applauds on fight against poverty

GREATER Southern Borno, a socio-cultural and political group, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and Mohammed Ali Ndume, the senator representing Borno South, for instituting developmental schemes... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: CBN, Ibrahim Abubakar, Mohammed Ali Ndume, President Muhammadu Buhari

That call before the Eagles’ Crash

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu SUPERSTITIOUS Nigerians believe ever so vociferously that the crashing out of the Super Eagles from the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, tournament in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 119 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Alex Iwobi, Maduka Okoye, Ryszard Kapuscinski, Augustine Eguavoen, Mohammed Salah, Moses Simon, Samuel Chukwueze. 

Aisha Buhari links cancer spread to lack of awareness

AISHA Muhammadu Buhari, the First Lady, has identified lack of awareness as a major factor for the high rate of mortality from cancer in Nigeria. According to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Gloria Orji, Prof. Adamu Alhassan Umar, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari

2023: We did not endorse any presidential aspirant — Miyetti Allah

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), says it has not endorsed any presidential aspirant for the 2023 General Elections. The National Secretary of MACBAN,... Read more

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Tags: Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Miyetti Allah, Alhaji Baba Ngelzarma, All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Group calls on FG to release Zakzaky, wife traveling documents

A civil society organisation, Citizens League For Justice, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari’s government to release Sheik Ibrahim Zakzaky and his wife’s travel document saying... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Nasiru El-Rufai, Sheik Ibrahim Zakzaky, Ezekiel Ayuba, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Okorocha set to join race

THE Convener of Rochas Support Group, one of the groups backing Owelle Rochas Okorocha for the 2023 presidency, Mr Ayo Adedipe has indicated that the senator... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 129 times

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Zone presidency to north and experience mass defection - Group warns PDP

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) risks mass defections if it fails to zone the 2023 presidency to Southern Nigeria, a group, Vanguard for Justice, has warned.  The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Vanguard for Justice, Governor Babangida Aliyu, Peoples Democratic Party, Emmanuel Nduka, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Nyesom Wike, Governor Aminu Tambuwal

National Assembly not an appendage of the president

THE hallmark of democratic governance is the existence of functional legislative institutions. It is a widely acknowledged fact that an effective legislature is not only essential to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, NASS, Ahmad Lawan

PIA in limbo as subsidy stays for 18 months

…PIA implementation stalled; FG seeks amendment; denies fear of 2023 election behind the decision …Action to cost Nigeria about N2.5trnlNLC suspends protest, lauds workers, CSOslCBN recommends engagement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: NNPC, PIA, Timipre Sylva, President Mohammadu Buhari, NLC, TUC

You have done nothing good for people of Benue - Presidency attacks Ortom

THE Presidency last night attacked the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom over his comment when he appeared on Arise television programme where he said that Nigerians... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 262 times

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Buhari gives direction on the use of 5G technology

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed security agencies to leverage on Fifth Generation (5G) technology, when deployed, to enhance security in the country. The President gave the directive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 184 times

Tags: Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Muhammadu Buhari

NLC suspends planned strike, urges FG to complete refineries

THE Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, on Tuesday, asked the Federal Government to swing into immediate action in ensuring that all moribund refineries in the country are... Read more

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Tags: President Buhari, Ayuba Wabba, Nigeria Labour Congress

Aisha Buhari appoints Shettima board chairman, Future Assured College, Maiduguri

 WIFE of the President, Aisha Buhari, has appointed Sen. Kashim Shettima, former Governor of Borno, as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Future Assured... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Aisha Buhari, Sen. Kashim Shettima, Aisha Buhari Foundation,

FG empowers 2, 400 wheat farmers in Gombe

WHEAT Farmers Association of Nigeria (WFAN) in Gombe State says the Federal Government has supported 2, 463 of its members to cultivate wheat in the state. Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Dr Salim Saleh, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Ahmed Shamsuddeen,

Electoral Act: NASS agrees on consensus mode of primary

THE Senate and the House of Representatives have harmonized their positions on the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2010. Both Chambers of the National Assembly agreed that “consensus”... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan, Yahaya Abdullahi.

I won’t hesitate to sign death sentence of Hanifa’s killer - Ganduje

…As Aisha Buhari wants the killer to be publicly executed GOVERNOR Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State yesterday vowed not to hesitate to sign the death sentence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Abdulmalik Muhammad Tanko, Aisha Buhari, Hanifa Abubakar,

Ganduje vows to sign death warrant of Hanifa's killer if need be

ABDULLAHI Ganduje of Kano State has said he will not waste time to assent to the death warrant of Abdulmalik Tanko if it is brought before... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 205 times

Tags: Aisha Buhari, Labaran Abdul Madari, Nasuru Yusuf Gawuna, Abdullahi Ganduje

NSCC to partner govt agencies in the registration of senior citizens

THE National Senior Citizens Centre (NSCC) is set to partner with other government agencies in the registration of Senior Citizens in the country to enable them... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 145 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, National Senior Citizens Centre, Omini Oden,

Clearing agents fight against revenue target imposed by NCS

CLEARING agents operating at the nation’s seaports have described the N4.1trillion revenue target set for the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, as outrageous, saying, the pressure to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari, Tony Iju Nwabunike, Nigeria Customs Service

Amaechi applauds pace of work on Lekki Deep Seaport project

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has applauded the pace of work on the Lekki Deep Seaport project, and expressed hope that services would commence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Mr Rotimi Amaechi, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, President Mohammadu Buhari, Free Trade Zone (LFTZ), Vessel Tracking System (VTS), Mr Ibrahim Nasiru,

Aisha Buhari supports calls for public execution of killer of Hanifa

AISHA Buhari, first lady has endorsed the call for the execution of Abdulmalik Tanko, proprietor of Noble Kids Academy in Kawaji, Nasarawa Local Government Area of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: Abdullahi Ganduje, Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Abdallah Gadon Kaya, #JusticeForHanifa, Abdulmalik Tanko, AISHA Buhari

Sugar tax to save 12m Nigerians from obesity - Ewang

THE Global Health Advocacy Incubator’s (GHAI) Healthy Food Policy Advocacy Fund has said the newly implemented excise duty of N10 per litre on non-alcoholic and sweetened... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 149 times

Tags: Shirley Ewang, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Angry youths burn down late Hanifa’s school

ANGRY youths have burnt down Noble Kids Academy in Kawaji, Nasarawa Local Government Area of Kano state. Hanifa Abubakar, the five-year-old pupil who was abducted and killed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 160 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, #JusticeForHanifa, Noble Kids Academy

Fulfill promise, inaugurate NDDC board - Group urges Buhari

IN tandem with the legitimate demands of Niger Delta authentic stakeholders, civil society organisation, Niger Delta Peoples’ Forum has again urged President Muhammadu Buhari to comply... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 195 times

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Buhari has handled oil/gas revenue exceptionally well-BMO

Proceeds from the nation’s oil and gas resources have never been efficiently managed as is being done by the  President Muhammadu Buhari administration.This is the contention... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Niyi Akinsiju, All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC),

Six arrested for selling drugged noodles, cookies.

OPERATIVES of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have raided a relaxation center, popularly called Garden in Abuja and arrested six people for allegedly selling drug... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa, Kelly Ogbebor, Daniel Oviawe, Kelly Kenmakonam, Ifeoma Godwin Sade, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Haruna Hassan, Ngozi Justina Emelogu, Femi Babafemi, Aisha Abdu

Alao-Akala kindhearted, we went to him for pocket money – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday described the late former Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala of Oyo State as a generous, kindhearted and decent man. Osinbajo made the remark... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Prof. Oyewo, Sen. Abdulfatai Buhari, Mr Segun Odebunmi, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala,

NGO lauds National Assembly for supporting NYSC Trust Fund Bill

 THE Save Humanity Advocacy Centre (SHAC), a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), has applauded members of the National Assembly for giving overwhelming support to the Bill seeking... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Samuel Akinfolarin,Joyce Ogwu, President Muhammadu Buhari

AFCON 2021 Ouster: Pinnick praises Eagles’ endeavour as gallant squad exits 33rd AFCON

…Says Nigeria’s focus already on FIFA World Cup play-off PRESIDENT of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Melvin Pinnick on Sunday commended the efforts of the Super... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Amaju Melvin Pinnick, Africa Cup of Nations, President Muhammadu Buhari, Super Eagles

Osinbajo: Your Loyalty Will Be Tested

By Kazeem Akintunde   MY first encounter with Professor Yemi Osinbajo was in 1999 when he became the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State. He had... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 245 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Bukola Saraki, Abdul Azziz Yari, Aminu Tambuawal, Aliyu Wamakko, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Ahmed Mohammed, Eberechukwu Eli Dibia, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, Professor Yemi Osinbajo

Kaduna state builds infectious disease hospital

KADUNA State Government decided to build the Infectious Disease Hospital from the scratch, when the Covid-19 pandemic was at its peak, Dr Amina Mohammed Baloni, the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Amina Mohammed Baloni

IPAC lauds Buhari's move towards INEC director national commissioner

INTER-Party Advisory Council, IPAC, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the nomination of Kenneth Ukeagu as National Commissioner, Independent National Commission. In a statement in Abuja, Yabagi... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 119 times

Tags: Yabagi Yusuf Sani, Kenneth Ukeagu, Muhammadu Buhari, INTER-Party Advisory Council

Buhari is clueless, Ayu tells Obasanjo

THE National Chairman, People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, yesterday, described the President Muhammad Buhari administration as clueless and piling eternal debts for this and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 302 times

Tags: PDP, Iyorchia Ayu, President Muhammad Buhari, Olusegun Obasanjo

Tinubu’s camp, others move against consensus

AHEAD of the February 26 national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, there are underground moves by some powerful stakeholders in the party to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 158 times

Tags: APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

AMCON invitation by EFCC another bad image for Buhari government

  By Andrew Onyejuruuwa   For those who may not know, the invitation of the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON),... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 1,164 times

Tags: All Progressive Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari,Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, Ahmed Lawan Kuru (ALK), chairman of the Econo

SERAP takes Buhari govt to ECOWAS Court over ‘secrecy in spending of loans, debt crisis’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against the government of President Muhammadu Buhari over “secrecy in the spending of loans so far... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, SERAP

Polymer Institute appeals to Buhari to sign its bill into law

THE Polymer Institute of Nigeria (PIN) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the institute’s bill, to enable it perform its duties professionally, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Polymer Institute of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Paul Mamza,

What contractors did to complete road to Buhari’s Kaduna residence

CONSTRUCTION work on the portion of Sultan road, which leads to the Kaduna residence of President Muhammadu Buhari, was intensified ahead of the president’s visit, Daily... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 2,142 times

Tags: Malam Yusuf Ibrahim, Nasir El-Rufai, Muhammadu Buhari, Ronchess Global Resource Plc

Islamic student slits junior’s throat for refusing to run errands

A senior student of Elkanemi College of Islamic Theology Maiduguri has slit the throat of an 11-year-old junior student of the Islamic theology college, Jubril Mato. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Elkanemi College of Islamic Theology, Jubril Mayo, Late Justice Sadi Mato, Hajiya Aisha,

Nigerians regret electing president Buhari — Ortom

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state, on Thursday, said Nigerians are feeling very sorry for electing President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Governor Samuel Ortom, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Judge my government fairly, Buhari tells Nigerians

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has asked Nigerians to assess him on the campaign promises he made ahead of the 2015 elections and assured that his administration was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Muhammadu Isa,

Rice pyramid false, big mistake electing President Buhari, APC – Ortom…

….Nigeria cannot display rice pyramid and masses are hungry …..signs amended Benue grazing law proving stiffer penalties for offenders GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state, Thursday, said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 600 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom, APC, Open Grazing, President Muhammadu Buhari

Presidential aide lauds Nigerians who consistently promote peace

 MALAM Gambo Manzo, the Special Assistant to the President on Political Affairs in the Office of the Vice President, has lauded Nigerians who have consistently promoted... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: MALAM Gambo Manzo,Timothy Nwachukwu, President Muhammadu Buhari

The loneliness of an expired president 

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu      IT's not only drugs that expire; presidents also expire. There are expired drugs and there are expired presidents. You can quote me... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 204 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, General Ibrahim Babangida, Uzor Maxim Uzoatu, Dr Reuben Abati, President Goodluck Jonathan, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Presidential aide lauds Nigerians who consistently promote peace

Malam Gambo Manzo, the Special Assistant to the President on Political Affairs in the Office of the Vice President, has lauded Nigerians who have consistently promoted... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Malam Gambo Manzo, Super Eagles, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari recalls how he survived Kaduna bomb attack

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday recalled how Boko Haram terrorists “wanted to blow me”, saying that he survived because “my escort somehow stopped them”. He spoke while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 167 times

Tags: Governor Nasir El-Rufai, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari’s visit: Residents lauds Gov. El-Rufai’s urban renewal projects

Some residents of Kaduna state have commended the urban renewal projects of Gov. Nasir El-Rufai led administration being inaugurated by President Muhammadu Buhari. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 68 times

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Rice pyramid: Kaduna Dealers, consumers commend FG, anticipate price crash

 CONSUMERS and businessmen dealing in rice in Kaduna have commended the Federal Government for initiating the rice pyramid, hoping for reduction in price of the commodity. The... Read more

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FG to initiate Fact-finding process on fuel subsidy removal

THE Federal Government, yesterday, said it would initiate a fact-finding process to determine the true state of affairs on the issues surrounding the removal of fuel... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Mohammed Bello, Ahmad Lawan, Lai Mohammed, Zainab Ahmed, President Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Amaechi.

Oluwo advocates return of WAI, seeks death penalty for drug dealers

OLUWO of Iwo, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi has urged President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to consider introducing the War Against Indiscipline (WAI) policy of 1984 to tackle drug... Read more

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Wabote refutes Frank's allegation of code of conduct breach

TIMI Frank, a former deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, may be biting more than he could chew for making false allegation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 260 times

Tags: Judge Joseph Leeson Jr, Jackson Ude, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Muhammadu Buhari, Timi Frank, All Progressives Congress

Buhari tells Reps to act on 3 anti-corruption bills before the house

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged the House of Representatives to consider and pass the Proceeds of Crime Bill, the Whistle-Blower Bill and the Witness Protection Bill... Read more

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Wabote refutes Frank's allegation of code of conduct breach

TIMI Frank, a former deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, may be biting more than he could chew for making false allegation... Read more

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Tags: Jackson Ude, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Muhammadu Buhari, Timi Frank, All Progressives Congress

Senate rescinds decision, approves direct and indirect party primaries

THE Nigerian Senate has rescinded its earlier decision on making direct primaries the only method of electing candidates by political parties. At the resumption of its session... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Senator Ahmad Lawan, Yahaya Abubakar, Yahaya Abdullahi, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Garba Shehu follows Tinubu media support group on twitter

THE Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, has started following the Tinubu Media Support Group on Twitter. Shehu, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 87 times

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President Buhari embarks on two-day official visit to Kaduna State

 THE people of Kaduna State are set to receive President Muhammadu Buhari,  who is expected in the state Thursday on a two-day working visit, reports the... Read more

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Buhari presents NCC, FJSC nominees to the senate

THE Senate yesterday received a request to confirm the nomination of Prof Mansur Auwalu Bindawa as non-executive commissioner of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC. The request was... Read more

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Tags: Mahmud Abubakar Magaji, Nnamonso Ekanem, Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan, Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof Mansur Auwalu Bindawa

Increase in fuel price looms as NEC ‘recommends N302 per litre’

The National Economic Council, NEC, has recommended an increase in the pump price of fuel, according to TheCable. Petrol price currently sells between N162 and N165 per... Read more

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Tags: Ahmad Lawan, Muhammadu Buhari, Zainab Ahmed, Nasir El-Rufai, NNPC, Yemi Osinbajo, TheCable

PDP describes the rice pyramid of Buhari, APC

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday described the rice pyramids of the All Progressives Congress, APC and its government as a pyramid of lies. The party lampooned... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

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Buhari’s former campaign coordinator dies

Alhaji Danladi Pasali, Coordinator of President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO) has passed on. Pasali was said to have died in an Abuja Hospital, after a protracted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

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Who actually unveiled the rice pyramids?

A lot of controversy is following, just as it preceded, the unveiling by President Muhammadu Buhari of pyramids of reportedly 13 million bags of rice in... Read more

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Lawan counters finance minister's claim on fuel subsidy

HAJIYA Zainab Ahmed, the minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, is yet to comment on the position of senate president Ahmed Lawan that president Muhammadu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

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Revealed: Why many power elite can’t wait for Buhari to leave office

THE Presidency has said the political elite have become wary of President Muhammadu Buhari’s stay in office because he has blocked their free access to public... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

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Senator Lawan clarifies Buhari's stand on fuel subsidy removal

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has not directed anyone to implement fuel subsidy removal, President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has declared. He spoke after meeting Buhari at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

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Dapo Abiodun tells his stewardship as the governor of Ogun state

MR. president, I most heartily welcome you on behalf of the government and good people of Ogun State to your second home, the Gateway State. Your... Read more

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Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Dangote, Herbert Wigwe, Abdul Samad Rabiu, Babatunde Raji Fashola

How APC governors arrived at Feb. 26 convention date

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) governors at the weekend foiled a plan to shift the party’s convention. The governors at a meeting in Abuja voted for the convention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 112 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prince Uche Secondus, Governor Mai Mala Buni, Kayode Fayemi, Senator John James Akoanudoedehe,

Buhari condemns UAE attack

President Muhammadu Buhari has denounced as worrisome escalation, the drone strikes in the United Arab Emirates that caused explosions and a deadly fire outside the capital,... Read more

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First Lady unveils APC Progressives Women Academy Mobile App

Nigeria`s First Lady, Aisha Buhari, on Tuesday unveiled a mobile application for the All Progressives Congress (APC) Progressives Women Academy.Mrs Buhari performed the unveiling at the... Read more

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Declare war on bandits - Senate to FG

WORRIED by the continued cases of banditry in the country especially in Niger State, with massive killing and wanton destruction of property, the Senate yesterday asked... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 173 times

Tags: bandits, NEMA, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Sadiq Umar

Electoral Bill: Gbajabiamila insists on direct primaries as the best

DESPITE President Muhamadu Buhari’s opposition to the direct primary clause in the Electoral Act (Amendment Bill) 2021, Femi Gbajabiamila, speaker of the House of Representatives, has... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 131 times

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National Assembly to revisit electoral bill on Wednesday

FEMI Gbajabiamila, the speaker of the house of representatives, on Tuesday, said the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2021 will be re-introduced into the House, reworked and... Read more

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Electoral Act Amendment: Matters arising

By Naomi Sharang, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) The Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021, passed by the National Assembly on Nov. 9, 2021, was meant to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sen. Kabiru Gaya, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Sabi Abdullahi, Sen.Bassey Akpan, Femi Gbajabiamila, NCC, Sen. Yahaya Abdullahi,

FG processing MRA’s request for specialized team to prosecute perpetrators of crimes against journalists

THE federal government has said that it is processing a request by Media Rights Agenda, MRA, for it to establish a specialized team of prosecutors to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Edetaen Ojo, Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, Abubakar Malami, Media Rights Agenda,

2023 Presidency: Buhari's special adviser vows to work against Tinubu

BABAFEMI Ojudu, special adviser to Muhammadu Buhari on political matters, has declared that he will not work for Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All... Read more

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Imam of Peace decries continued detention of Nnamdi Kanu

MUSLIM influencer and reformist Imam, Mohammad Tawhidi, popularly known as Imam of Peace, has called out President Muhammadu Buhari over the continued detention of Nnamdi Kanu,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 116 times

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We are launching 2nd satellite in orbit - Pantami

NIGERIA is to launch a second satellite (Sat 2) into the orbit to boost the nation’s satellite communications’ capacity. The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 132 times

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Mbazulike Amechi cries foul as IPOB grounds S-East

Threatens to withdraw effort to release Kanu As sit-at-home grounds S-East; markets, shops, banks, other commercial activities shut •Deploy political solution, Nzuko Umunna urges Buhari FIRST Republic Aviation Minister... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 185 times

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PENCOM moves to coordinate, harmonize efforts at review of PRA 2014

THE Director-General of PenCom, Aisha Dahir-Umar, says that the Commission has decided to coordinate and harmonize the various efforts on the review of the Pension reform... Read more

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APC: Aisha Buhari wants better strategies for greater women representation

The first lady, Aisha Buhari, has called on women of  the All Progressive Congress (APC) to adopt new strategies to ensure more women participation in decision... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

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Banditry’ll not end - Gov. Matawalle

THE Zamfara State governor, Bello Matawalle, on Monday said that banditry in his state will not end soon because of the caliber of individuals behind it. Recall... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

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2023: NASS retransmission of Electoral Bill stands – stakeholders

AHEAD of the 2023 general elections, stakeholders, Monday, said the National Assembly retransmitting the Electoral Act Amendment Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari stands in the interest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 136 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, NASS, INEC, Prof Attahiru Jega

Buhari greets ex-Sec.-Gen., Commonwealth, Anyaoku at 89

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday felicitated former Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, on his 89th birthday on Jan. 18. In a congratulatory message by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Commonwealth, Mr Femi Adesina,

Matawalle accuses political bandits of inflating figures of killings

BELLO Matawalle, Zamafara State governor, has accused ‘political bandits’ of increasing figures of killings in the state. He disclosed this to State House correspondents on Monday after... Read more

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2023: Ohanaeze shortlists Amaechi, pledges N10b for Igbo Presidency

AN attempt by the Ohanaeze Ndigbo to seek the support of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) in its bid to woo and support the presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 275 times

Tags: Rotimi Amaechi, Peter Obi, Okorocha, Umahi, Buhari, Yerima Shettima, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Arewa

FG hails NCC’s commitment to enhancing digital skill in youths

THE Federal Government has applauded the commitment and dedication of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) towards enhancing digital skills development among youths, through implementation of various... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Adegboyega Oyetola, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Prof. Adeolu Akande, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Deploy political solution on Kanu, Igboho, Nzuko Umunna urges Buhari

TO douse the building tension in the polity especially in the South-East, the Igbo Think-Tank group, Nzuko Umunna, has once again called on President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 123 times

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Buhari will soon to end insecurity - Tinubu

THE former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will “use all means necessary to eliminate the insecurity situation... Read more

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Reactions trail new sugar tax of federal government

In its usual habit of protecting Nigerians, the federal government has imposed excise duties on carbonated drinks in order to check a number of health conditions,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 190 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Segun Ajayi-Kadir, Jimoh Oyibo, Muda Yusuf

Between Tinubu and Buhari’s favoured successor

THE market for 2023 politics has been declared open by the son of Abibatu Mogaji who is also the ceremonial national leader of the ruling All... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: APC, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, President Muhammadu Buhari

TSA implementation: Leakages still linger

SIX years into the full-scale implementation of the Treasury Single Account, TSA, aimed at ensuring greater accountability of government resources and blocking leakages, the revenue accruing... Read more

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Tags: Sylva Okolieaboh, Paul Alaje, Zainab Ahmed, David Akwu, NNPC, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Central Bank of Nigeria, Daily Trust, Muhammadu Buhari

Convention: ‘We must avoid PDP’s self-destruction, no stampeding APC into wrong moves’

THE national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has picked holes in allegations that the Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC, does not want to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 131 times

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Nigeria rations 2,500MW over vandalisation of gas-fired plants

AS President Muhammadu Buhari and stakeholders in the nation’s power sector deliberate on what becomes of electricity with the current administration winding down, attacks on gas... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 160 times

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Polytechnics lament on shortage of lecturers

SHORTAGE of academic staff is gradually grounding the country’s polytechnics, the National Board for Technical Education, NBTE and rectors of federal polytechnics, have said. They said federal... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 153 times

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APC National Convention will hold in February — Governors

THE Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), an umbrella body of governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has given assurance that the party’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Niger Abubakar Bello, Kayode Fayemi, Gov. Atiku Bagudu, Dr Salihu Lukman, All Progressives Congress, Gov. Gboyega Oyetola, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Electoral Act: Overriding President Buhari is not best option–Jega,CSOs tell NASS

THE former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru  Jega, on Sunday told the National Assembly that overriding President Muhammadu Buhari over the Electoral... Read more

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Wanted: A New Leadership Recruitment Process

By Kazeem Akintunde   THE Nigerian political space came alive few days ago after Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu visited President Muhammadu Buhari to formally inform him of his decision... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Atiku Abubakar, president Muhammadu Buhari

2023 Presidency: Northern Elders list conditions for backing candidates

AS the debate over the region that should produce Nigeria’s next president rages, Northern Elders under the auspices of Northern Leaders of Thought (NLT) yesterday declared... Read more

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Tinubu crosses the Rubicon

FORMER Lagos State governor and national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is a very fortunate man. Before he declared for... Read more

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President Buhari to unveil CBN, RIFAN mega rice pyramids in Abuja

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, unveil the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)  huge Rice Pyramids in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, rice farmers association of Nigeria, Chinonso Elendu, Mr Abubakar Alli

Buhari, Osinbajo, others honour military fallen, living heroes

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday, led the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo,  members of  National Assembly, service chiefs and members of the diplomatic corps to honour... Read more

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Emefiele not resigning or contesting for Presidency - CBN

THE Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has dissociated itself from a report by an online medium claiming that CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele may resign his position... Read more

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Tags: CBN, Godwin Emefiele, Osita Nwasinobi, President Goodluck Jonathan, President Muhammadu Buhari

Tinubu’s declaration for 2023: Will Osinbajo pick up the gauntlet?

MONDAY, January 10, 2022 somewhat marks a watershed in the build-up to the All Progressives Congress (APC) politics of the 2023 Presidential Election. To many of us... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 234 times

Tags: APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed, Prof Yemi Osinbajo

Inclusive energy transmission, boost to African economies – Onu

DR Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, says inclusive energy transmission in Africa will support social and economic prosperity of African nations. The Minister said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 159 times

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Buhari tasks ECOWAS leaders on good governance

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says it is obligatory for people in leadership positions, especially those in the West African sub-region to do their best for their people,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Piabie Firmin Gregoire N’do,

Woman arrested in Zamfara for attempting to sell co-Wife’s two-ear-old child

POLICE detectives in Zamfara state have arrested a Nigerien woman identified as Aisha Ibrahim, who allegedly tried to sell her co-wife’s two-year-old boy in Gusau, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

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Plateau Killings: No group should take laws into its hands – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has warned warring communities in the recent mayhem in Plateau State that no group should take the law into its hands in the... Read more

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EFCC arrests fake army general enmeshed in N270m scam deal

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has arrested one Bolarinwa Oluwasegun, a fake major general, over alleged N270 million scam. Mr Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC Head,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Bolarinwa Oluwasegun, Wilson Uwujaren, Kodef Clearing Resources, President Muhammadu Buhari

Firm trains youths, women on fish farming value chain in Nasarawa

 AN agro-allied organization, Hasanta Integrated Farm Enterprise, has started training 80 youths and women on fish farming value chain for self-reliance in Nasarawa State. Speaking at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Hawa Salifu, Juda Attah, Mrs Aisha Ibrahim, Mrs Hauwa Ogah, Mr Nuhu Ushafu,

Buhari inaugurates 200 operational vehicles for Nigeria Police

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated over 200 Buffalo branded operational vehicles and other security hardware procured by the Federal Government, through the Nigeria Police Trust... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Usman Baba, Nigeria Police Trust Fund, Alhaji Muhammad Dingyadi, Mr Ahmad Sokoto

PGF DG tasks APC leadership on convention date, venue

DR Salihu Lukman, Director-General, Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) has called for a clearer path to the holding of All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention. Lukman, in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Dr Salihu Lukman, President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Mai Mala Buni

EFCC gets new governing board, six years after

THE Federal Government, on Thursday, inaugurated a 23-man governing board for Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Mr AbdulRasheed Bawa, Mr Boss Mustapha, President Muhammadu Buhari, Economic and Financial Crime Commission

FG receives accolade over free train ride during Yuletide

SOME Nigerians, who enjoyed free train rides between Lagos and Ibadan during Yuletide have commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts in revamping the rail sector. The passengers, who... Read more

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Tags: Damilola Ajayi, Umar Aliu, University Teaching Hospital Ibadan, Rotimi Amaechi, Samuel Ladipo, Muhammadu Buhari, NAN

2023: Umahi as president spells doom for Nigeria – AESID

THE Association of Ebonyi Indigenes in the Diaspora, AESID, said it received with mixed feelings the news that David Nweze Umahi, Ebonyi State governor, declared his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Atiku Abubakar, Peter Obi, Paschal Oluchukwu, AESID, David Nweze Umahi, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari promises to complete 2 major S/West roads this year

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that two major federal roads under construction would be completed and inaugurated before the end of 2022. The roads are the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 264 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Dapo Abiodun

Buhari visits Ogun, inaugurates Ijebu-Ode/Epe expressway on his arrival

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has arrived at Ogun State on a one-day official visit to inaugurate some projects undertaken by Governor Dapo Abiodun. Buhari, clad in agbada made... Read more

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We won’t support calls for sack of NIA boss – AYF...

The Arewa Youth Federation (AYF) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to disregard calls for sack of the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Malam... Read more

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Tags: Arewa Youth Federation (AYF),Arewa Youth Group (AYG), Kabiru Muhammed, President Buhari,

Lagos highway shut over Buhari's visit to Ogun

THE Lagos State Government has diverted traffic from the Epe/Ijebu-Ode Highway and Abeokuta Interchange from 7:00am till 4:00pm on Thursday following the visit of President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Ogun State Traffic Management Authority, Muhammadu Buhari, Federal Road Safety Corps

Terrorists are taking over our states Zulum, Matawalle cry out

BABAGANA Zulum of Borno State and Bello Matawalle, his Zamfara counterpart, have cried out that terrorists are overrunning their states. While Zulum said fighters of the Islamic... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Sadiya Umar Farouk, Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali, Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd.), Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd), Gen. Lucky Irabor, Daily Trust , Maj.-Gen. Bernard Ony

Economists commend FG’s approval of NDITF, advocate conducive domestic environment

 ECONOMIC experts on Thursday commended the federal government for approving the Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund (NDITF) to facilitate inflow of the foreign exchange. The experts who... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Ndubisi wokoma

COVID-19: stakeholders suggest sustainability of Presidential Steering Committee

STAKEHOLDERS in the fight against COVID-19, have suggested that the coordination structure under the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) be sustained and strengthened. The stakeholders gave the suggestion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Dr Betta Edu, Dr. Aminu Magashi, Dr. Ibrahim Yahaya Oloriegbe, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari hails veteran journalist, Lawal Ado @65

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Mr Lawal Ado Daura, a retired Editor-in-Chief of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) as he marks his 65th birthday.This is... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 136 times

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2023: Nigeria’ll experience infrastructural revolution if Umahi emerges President - Ebonyi APC

THE Ebonyi State chapter of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Wednesday stated that Nigeria would experience an era of infrastructural revolution if Engr. David Umahi emerges... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: APC, David Umahi, David Nweze, President Muhammadu Buhari

FG lifts suspension of Twitter

FOLLOWING an approval by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Federal Government has lifted the suspension of Twitter operations in the country with effect from 12 am January... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 70 times

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51 killed, houses razed in fresh bandits attack

...Many feared kidnapped on Kaduna-Abuja highway ...Defence minister in Zamfara ...President orders sustained military onslaught ...Lawan: Nigerians want action, not excuses GUNMEN on Tuesday morning and night struck in three... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 407 times

Tags: Gov. Bello Matawalle, sen. Ahmed Lawan, Mallam Garba Shehu, maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi, Mohammad Jailge, Gov. Simon Bako Lalong, maj. Gen I. S ALI, President Muhammadu Buhari

FG lifts ban on Twitter Suspension

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the lifting of the suspension on Twitter operations in the country. Mr Kashifu Inuwa, the Director-General of the National Information Technology Development... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 392 times

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Tinubu celebrates senate president at 63

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of All Progressives Congress, has felicitated Ahmed Lawan, the president of the senate, on the occasion of his 63rd birthday. Tinubu, in a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Femi Gbajabiamila, Muhammadu Buhari, Tunde Rahman, All Progressives Congress, Sen. Bola Tinubu

2023: Umahi capable to improve on Buhari’s legacies- Commissioner

OLUCHUKWU Ezeali, Commissioner for Business Development in Ebonyi, says Gov. David Umahi has the capacity to improve on the legacies already in place for the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, OLUCHUKWU Ezeali, President Muhammadu Buhari

Matawalle raises alarm over bandits being released without charges

BELLO Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara State has said part of the reason for the persistence of banditry is the non-punishment of the apprehended criminals, saying many... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, Sadiya Umar Farouk, Maigari Dingyadi, Usman Baba Alkali, Major-General Babagana Munguno rtd, Major-General Bashir Salihi Magashi (rtd), BELLO Mohammed Matawall

2023 presidency: Afenifere moves against Tinubu, others

AYO Adebanjo, the leader of pan Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has said the former governor of Lagos, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has the right to contest the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ayo Adebanjo, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

APC denies shifting National Convention to June

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied reports that it has shifted its National Convention earlier slated for February to June. Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, National Secretary, APC... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 164 times

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AFCON: Super Eagles’ inspiring start excites President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded the Super Eagles of Nigeria for an impressive start at theongoing 33rd Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

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2023 presidency: Tinubu has divine calling to be Nigeria’s president

THE Nigeria Diaspora for Aṣíwájú, NDA, says Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has a divine calling to be Nigeria`s president in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, News Agency of Nigeria, Akin Badeji, All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, Nigeria Diaspora for Aṣíwájú

Danbatta to deliver Fountain University’s Convocation Lecture

APPARENTLY spurred by the vision, objectives and successes of policies, programmes and projects instituted by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to bridge the digital divide and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Ohaneze hails Umahi on presidential ambition

The Youth Wing of the Igbo Sociocultural Organisation, Ohaneze Ndigbo, has endorsed the 2023 presidential ambition of  Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Ohaneze Ndigbo,Gov. David Umahi,Sen. Orju Uzor Kalu,Sen. Puis Anyim,Mr Damian OKafor,President Muhammadu Buhari,

COVID-19: Rising cases and the imperative for local manufacturing of vaccines

NIGERIANS have been expecting the establishment of vaccine manufacturing labs in the country, not just for the COVID-19 pandemic, but an overall supply chain to tackle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Sen. Olorunnimbe Mamora, President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Osagie Ehanire, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr Ibrahim Oloriegbe, Prof. Oyewale Tomori

Buhari orders flags to fly at half-mast to mourn Shonekan

FOLLOWING the death of Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan, a former head of the interim government, president Muhammadu Buhari, has directed that the national flag be flown... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Babangida, Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari, Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan,

Why APC’ll still retain power in 2023 –Kokori

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and former Secretary General of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Chief Frank kokori, has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 200 times

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Tinubu less credible, Osibanjo better – Group

A supporter group, Organised Private Sector for Osinbajo (OPS 4 Osinbajo), has declared that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is more credible than the former governor of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 163 times

Tags: Osinbajo, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: I’ll battle with Tinubu for APC presidential ticket - Orji Uzor Kalu

…insists it’s turn of S/East zone FORMER Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the 9th Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has said he would square... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 246 times

Tags: Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

FG orders National Flag to fly at half mast

FOLLOWING the death of the former Head of the Interim Government, Late Chief Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan, President Muhammadu Buhari, has directed that the national flag... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 138 times

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Ogun students mourn Shonekan, agitate for his immortalization

LEADERSHIP of National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS and National Association of Ogun State Students, NAOSS, have mourned the passing of Ernest Shonekan, former Head of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 129 times

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Buhari supports establishment of Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed the establishment of the Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund, NDITF, a private sector investment window with Nigerians in the Diaspora to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 118 times

Tags: Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund, PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari

APC national convention: Orji Kalu renews call for postponement

ORJI Kalu, the Chief Whip of the Senate, has renewed call for postponement of the national convention of the All Progressives Congress, APC, scheduled for February. Kalu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Orji Kalu, News Agency of Nigeria

Tinubu’s presidential ambition, relief to teeming followers — Lagos lawmaker

A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Setonji David, has said that Sen. Bola Tinubu’s declaration and notification of his presidential ambition to President Muhammadu Buhari had brought relief... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Mr Setonji David, President Muhammadu Buhari, All Progressives Congress (APC),

Tinubu: Waiting game is over

THE race to 2023 has started. A big contender declared ambition for president yesterday. The consensus of opinion is that Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s aspiration to succeed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

Nigerians want state police, listen to them Clark replies Buhari

SOUTH–South leader, Chief Edwin Clark has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s Channels Television interview where he again rejected the clamour for state police as a solution... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 197 times

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Malami’s many controversies

THE office of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice is a creation of the 1999 Constitution under sections 150(1) & (2). The current... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Governor Olurotimi Akeredolu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali.

”I informed Mr President of my presidential ambition in 2023,” says Tinubu

The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, says his visit to the Presidential Villa on Monday offered him the opportunity to... Read more

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President Buhari meets with Bola Tinubu

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, January 10, met with the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 153 times

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Harnessing Kogi’s potential for economic prosperity, stability

By Lizzy Okoji, News Agency of Nigeria, NAN. DESCRIBING Kogi as Nigeria’s most strategic state will not be out of place considering its location on the country’s... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Ajaokuta Steel Company, National Inland Waterways Authority, Nigerian Navy, Private Public Partnership of Nigeria Export-Import Bank Plc, President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Wahaab Abdullah, World Bank, Co

APC says Buhari working to crush banditry, insurgency

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, on Monday in Abuja assured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration is working to crush banditry and insurgency in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Armed Forces, Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee, Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari

NNPC reviews 2021 activities as Buhari inaugurates board

THE Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited has every reason to perform beyond expectation in 2022 as President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday inaugurated the Board of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 335 times

Tags: Sen. Margaret Chuba Okadigbo, President Buhari, Mr Babatunde Fashola, Mr Gbenga Komolafe, Chief Timipre Sylva, NNPC GMD Malam Mele Kyari,

The president of Nigeria come 2023 - How not to rationalise the irrational?

By Professor Echefuna' R. G. ONYEBEADI  GOING by the confused emissions from the top echelons of the main opposition party, the PDP, will PDP as a political... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 341 times

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Day we made Buhari to panic in Addis Ababa – Gen Hananiya

ALMOST 37 years after he was overthrown by former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida in a palace coup, former Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 470 times

Tags: FRSC, Major General Anthony Haladu Hananiya, President Muhammadu Buhari

IPOB leader trial: Political solution still possible –Ekweremadu

FORMER Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari never ruled out political solution to the Nnamdi Kanu case, rather was emphasizing the independence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 124 times

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Northern, Southern leaders list Buhari’s grave mistakes

THE Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari dos not have the final say on the contentious issues of restructuring, state police, and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 177 times

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Coalition hails FG over Excise Duty on non-alcoholic beverages

THE National Action on Sugar Reduction, NASR, a coalition of civil society organisations has commended the Federal Government for introducing N10 excise duty per litre of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Zainab Ahmed, Omei Bongos-Ikwue, Nigerian Cancer Society, National Action on Sugar Reduction, Dr Adamu-Alhassan Umar

President Buhari hails Ministers of FCT, Women Affairs at 63

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Ministers of the FCT, Mohammed Bello and that of Women Affairs and Social Development, Pauline Tallen, on their 63rd birthdays,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Mohammed Bello, Pauline Tallen

Buhari appoints Board, Management of NNPC Ltd

THE President, Muhammadu Buhari, has appointed the Board and Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, in accordance with the power vested in him under... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 88 times

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President Buhari felicitates Ministers of FCT, Women Affairs at 63

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated minister of Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Mohammed Musa Bello and Pauline Kedem Tallen, minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Ministry of Local Government Affairs, Ministry of State, Science and Technology, Federal Executive Council, Malam Garba Shehu, Pauline Kedem Tallen, Mohammed Musa Bello, PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari

Centre mulls empowerment of older persons

The National Senior Citizens Centre, NSCC, says it is poised to empower older persons across the country through effective collaborations with relevant stakeholders. Dr Emem Omokaro, NSCC’s... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Prof. Joseph Oluwasanmi, President Muhammadu Buhari, National Policy on Ageing, Nigerian Pensioners, Ekiti Council of Elders, Omini Oden, National Senior Citizens Centre, Dr Emem Omokaro

Ag Fire Chief prioritizes firefighters’ welfare

Samson Karebo, the acting controller general of the Federal Fire Service, FFS, has promised to make staff welfare number one on his agenda list. This is contained... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Liman Ibrahim, President Muhammadu Buhari, News Agency of Nigeria, Ugo Huan, Samson Karebo, Federal Fire Service

Age telling on me for working long hours – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has admitted that the long hours he spent working are telling on him because of his age, saying that he looks forward to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, NTA, COVID-19

Oromoni: Family hires Falana, others for legal war

THE family of the late Sylvester Oromoni Jnr. has faulted the legal advice by the Director of Public Prosection (DPP), Lagos State, which stated that the suspects... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 159 times

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President rationalising his failure -PDP

THE Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP), yesterday, berated President Buhari over his interview. The party in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Debo Ologunagba, accused President Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 137 times

Tags: PDP, President Buhari

2023: Anxiety In APC As Jonathan Meets Buhari Twice In 7 Days

THERE is growing anxiety in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as former President Goodluck Jonathan Thursday visited President Muhammadu Buhari for the second time in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 226 times

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2023: I have no favourite successor – President Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says he does not care about his successor in 2023, saying he has no favorite in the forthcoming general elections. The president stated this... Read more