343 results found for President Muhammadu��Buhari

Buhari is clueless, Ayo 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 14 hrs ago | seen 156 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 15 hrs ago | seen 71 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 20 hrs ago | seen 426 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 21 hrs ago | seen 61 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, SERAP

Osibanjo is our next President - Civil Group

A civil group, Identify The Right Leader Initiative, identified Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo as the next president because of his speeches and actions as Attorney... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Abimbola Oyanuri,

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 3 days ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Polymer Institute of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Paul Mamza,

Osinbajo, World Economic Forum rally support for Africa on climate change, COVID-19, terrorism

 VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has called on the international community to support Africa’s efforts in combatting climate change, containing the  COVID-19 pandemic, fighting terrorism, as well... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 92 times

Tags:  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo,

Osinbajo, Lawan to grace 2022 Justice Sector Summit

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo and Senate President Ahmad Lawan are expected to grace the 2022 Justice Sector Summit. The Chairman, NBA Judiciary Committee, Dr Babatunde Ajibade,  who... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Babatunde Ajibade, Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Dr Olisa Agbakoba, Olumide Apata, Justice Peter Affen, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Ibrahim Muhammad, Femi Gbajabiamila,

EU challenges Russia at WTO over wood export restrictions

EUROPEAN Union on Friday launched a challenge at the World Trade Organization to Russian export restrictions on wood products which the bloc said are illegal and... Read more

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

Tags: World Trade Organization, President Vladimir Putin,

West will stand up to ‘dictatorship’, Britain warns Russia, China

Britain warned Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday that its allies would stand together to fight for democracy against dictatorships that... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 30 times

Tags: President Vladimir Putin,

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 3 days ago | seen 66 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 3 days ago | seen 151 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Muhammadu Isa,

Increase fuel price and expect uprising worse than #EndSARS - Abdulsalami to FG

NIGERIA'S former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), has warned that the soaring hardship in the country might result into another nationwide conflagration, worse than... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Governor Babagana Zulum, National Bureau of Statistics, Baba-Ahmed, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, Nigeria Supreme Council of Islamic

Explosion in Ghana leaves many dead, others injured

MANY people were feared dead in an explosion in Bogoso, a town in western Ghana on Thursday evening. As at the time of this report, efforts to... Read more

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

Tags: National Disaster Management Organisation, President Nana Akufo-Addo, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

2023: PDP stakeholders disagree over choice of candidate

PROXY war among contenders for the 2023 presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is gathering steam, it was learnt yesterday. Those who have signified interest... Read more

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

Tags: President Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr. Rufus Omeire, Segun Sowunmi, Dele Momodu, Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso, Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Pius Anyim, Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal, Bala

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 3 days ago | seen 450 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 3 days ago | seen 88 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 3 days ago | seen 117 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 3 days ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Malam Gambo Manzo, Super Eagles, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Osinbajo inaugurates $750m COVID-19 recovery programme, NG-Cares

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated the Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-Cares), which will be implementedwith a 750-million-dollar World Bank facility. The vice president... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Shubham Chaudhuri, Clem Agba, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhar

Russian envoy, Saudi crown prince discusses Syria crisis – Saudi TV

SAUDI Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Thursday discussed developments in war-torn Syria with Russia’s special envoy, Saudi state TV reported. The Russian official, Alexander Lavrentiev, is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 103 times

Tags: United Arab Emirates, President Ebrahim Raisi, Prince Mohammed bin Salman

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 days ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Governor Nasir El-Rufai, President Muhammadu Buhari

Petrol subsidy removal to come in June – NEC

THE National Economic Council, NEC, on Thursday said that decision on the removal of the subsidy on petroleum will be made in June when the provision... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 254 times

Tags: NEC, NNPC, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Abdulahi Sule, Godwin Obaseki

UAE says several missiles, drones used in attack, intercepted

CRUISE missiles and ballistic missiles were used alongside drones in Monday’s attack on the United Arab Emirates, and several weapons were intercepted, the UAE ambassador to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Yousef Al Otaiba, President Joe Biden,

Belarus, China entering new stage of ‘Ironclad Brotherhood’

BELARUSIAN President Alexander Lukashenko on Thursday said Minsk and Beijing are entering a new stage of “ironclad brotherhood” and “all-weather partnership”. This came when Lukashenko congratulated Chinese... Read more

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

Tags: President Alexander Lukashenko, President Xi Jinping,

Key suspect in Haitian president’s murder extradited to U.S.

 RODOLPHE Jaar, a key suspect in the murder of former Haitian President Jovenel Moise, was on Thursday extradited to the United States from the Dominican Republic,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 32 times

Tags: Haitian President Jovenel Moise,

Gambian President Barrow vows economic progress at start of second term

 GAMBIAN President Adama Barrow on Wednesday pledged to work to jumpstart the economy and ensure broad-based development gains as he was sworn in for a second... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 32 times

Tags: President Adama Barrow

Nasir el-Rufai’s Book Is Intellectual Fraud – Chukwuma Soludo

ALTHOUGH there is no single definition of fraud, the online definitions that come to mind as one reads Nasir el-Rufai’s book (The Accidental Public Servant) is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Prof. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nasir el-Rufai, President Olusegun Obasanjo, Oby Ezekwesili, Atiku Abubakar, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu,

Republicans block democrats’ voting rights push in the Senate

 Senate Republicans on Wednesday, blocked President Joe Biden’s voting rights measure, handing Democrats their second high-profile setback in as many months. A procedural vote to advance a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 39 times

Tags: President Joe Biden, John R. Lewis, Charles E. Schumer,

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 days ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Gov. Nasir El-Rufai, President Muhammadu Buhari,

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

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 79 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari

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 days ago | seen 56 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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 59 times

Tags: OLUWO of Iwo, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi, President Muhammadu Buhari, WAI

Biden nominates first female federal Muslim Judge, as he diversifies the judiciary

PRESIDENT Joe Biden intends to nominate a Muslim woman for a federal judgeship for the first time in U.S. history Wednesday as part of his administration's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 82 times

Tags: President Joe Biden, Natasha Merle, Nina Nin-Yuen Wang, Jennifer Rearden, Tiffany Cartwright, Robert Steven Huie, Ana Isabel de Alba, Nusrat Jahan Choudhury, Ketanji Brown Jackson, Candace Jackson-Aki

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 5 days ago | seen 93 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 5 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Garba Shehu, Tinubu Media Support Group

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 31 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari

Like Guinea like Mali

By Paul Ejime   DEPOSED Guinean President Alpha Conde has been allowed to travel to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for medical treatment.   Official sources in Conakry said the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 126 times

Tags: President Alpha Conde, President Alassane Ouattara, ECOWAS, Col Mamady Doumbouya, Col Assimi  Goita

Trial begins in Frankfurt of Syrian doctor accused of torture

A Syrian doctor goes on trial for alleged torture in Frankfurt on Wednesday, in the latest attempt by German prosecutors to serve justice to the victims... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Alaa M, President Bashar al-Assad,

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 5 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Alhaji Danladi Pasali, President Muhammadu Buhari

Taiwan VP to attend inauguration of Honduras president-elect

Taiwan would send Vice President Lai Ching-te to the inauguration of Honduras president-elect Xiomara Castro next week. The move is aimed at securing diplomatic ties as Taipei... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 30 times

Tags: President Lai Ching-te, Xavier Chang, Xiomara Castro, Manuel Zelaya, Juan Orlando Hernandez,

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 5 days ago | seen 57 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Garba Shehu,

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 5 days ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Senator Ahmad Lawan, Zainab Ahmed, Chief Ernest Shonekan, President Muhammadu Buhari

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 5 days ago | seen 62 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prince Uche Secondus, Governor Mai Mala Buni, Kayode Fayemi, Senator John James Akoanudoedehe,

Buhari never told anyone that subsidy be removed – Senate President

 Senate President Ahmed Lawan has assured Nigerians that subsidy on Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS) will not be removed for now as being reported by some social... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 42 times

Tags:  Senate President Ahmed Lawan,

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 125 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Garba Shehu,

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 6 days ago | seen 120 times

Tags: bandits, NEMA, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Sadiq Umar

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 6 days ago | seen 94 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 6 days ago | seen 64 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Edetaen Ojo, Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, Abubakar Malami, Media Rights Agenda,

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 6 days ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Mohammad Tawhidi, Imam of Peace, Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB, president Muhammadu Buhari

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 6 days ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Isa Ali Pantami, Zainab Ahmed, President Mohammadu Buhari

Osinbajo-led committee to tap Nigeria’s blue economy

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja,  inaugurated an Expanded Partnership Committee on Sustainable Blue Economy. The committee, chaired by the Vice President,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Mr Laolu Akande, Rear Admiral Awwal Gambo,

Rice pyramids: RIFAN to empower 1m farmers

The National President of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) Alhaji Aminu Goronyo says association will empower one million farmers during the dry season farming to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 47 times

Tags: National President of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Alhaji Aminu Goronyo, Godwin Emefiele, CBN,

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 6 days ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Gov. Bello Matawalle, President Muhammadu Buhari, Banditry

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 6 days ago | seen 76 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 7 days ago | seen 55 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Commonwealth, Mr Femi Adesina,

Members of Nazarbayev family ousted in wake of Kazakh unrest

Further members of the family of Kazakhstan’s one-time leader Nursultan Nazarbayev have vacated their positions of power, as his successor pushes ahead with an overhaul of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Nursultan Nazarbayev, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev’s, Timur Kulibayev,

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 7 days ago | seen 67 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 7 days ago | seen 93 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nzuko Umunna, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Ohanaeze Ndigb, Igboho

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, President Muhammadu Buhari

N/Macedonia elects new prime minister, approves new coalition government

NORTH Macedonian Parliament have voted for a new coalition government, with Dimitar Kovacevski, leader of the Social Democratic Union of Macedonia (SDSM), elected as the new... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 71 times

Tags: President Stevo Pendarovski, Dimitar Kovacevski

Former Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita dies – Family

 FORMER Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita died on Sunday in the Bamako, the capital of Mali, sources close to his family announced in the national capital. He... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 81 times

Tags: President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita

Nigerians to decide next President, say Osinbajo’s supporters

NIGERIAN'S, and not any purported agreement, will determine who becomes the next President of the country, the 2023 NewTribe Project, a presidential campaign team of Vice... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Senator Abdullahi Adamu, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, Waziri Zannah, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

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 7 days ago | seen 143 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Segun Ajayi-Kadir, Jimoh Oyibo, Muda Yusuf

Again China’s birth rate drops to record low

 The birth rate in China dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per 1,000 people in 2021, the country’s National Bureau of Statistics said Monday. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 43 times

Tags: PRESIDENT JI

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 7 days ago | seen 74 times

Tags: APC, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, President 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 7 days ago | seen 82 times

Tags: APC, CECPC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Mai Mala Buni

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 7 days ago | seen 95 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mele Kyari, TotalEnergies

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 7 days ago | seen 104 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

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Hon. Dachung Bagus, Ezenwa Nwagwu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Attahiru Jega, Mr. Ayuba Wabba, Albino Foundation, Jake Ekpelle, Prof. Remi Sonaiya,

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 7 days ago | seen 84 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

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 157 times

Tags: Prof. Doknan Decent Danjuma Shenni, President Muhammadu Buhari.

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

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 454 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Babatunde Fashola, Akinwumi Ambode, Gboyega oyetola, Kayode Fayemi, Rauf Aregbesola,

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 a week ago | seen 108 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

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari, retired Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, Gen. Lucky Irabor, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya Vice Adm. Awwal Gambo, Hajia Aisha Lemu

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 81 times

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 a week ago | seen 163 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 a week ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, President Muhammadu Buhari

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

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Republican sanctions over Nord Stream project fail to gain Senate support

 THE Republicans in the U.S. Senate have failed to gain support for a bill calling for stricter sanctions in connection with the Nord Stream 2 natural... Read more

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Pan-African Payment System will enhance transactions in Africa — President Akufo-Addo

GHANA’s President, Nana Akufo-Addo, says the inauguration of the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) will accelerate transactions in Africa. Akufo-Addo, represented by the Vice President Dr... Read more

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State funeral to be held in Rome

 ITALY is to honour the late European Parliament President David Sassoli with a state funeral in Rome on Friday. The funeral service is due to begin at... Read more

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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

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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

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Mr AbdulRasheed Bawa, Mr Boss Mustapha, President Muhammadu Buhari, Economic and Financial Crime Commission

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

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Osinbajo to grace 8th Ahmadu Bello lecture in Kano

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, is expected to attend the 8th Sir Ahmadu Bello lecture in Kano on Jan. 28, as a Special Guest of Honour, an... 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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Kazakhstan unrest destroys 50 administrative, 1,300 commercial facilities

THE Ministry of Industry and Infrastructural Development on Thursday said over 50 administrative and 1,300 business facilities in Kazakhstan were severely damaged during the recent public... Read more

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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

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House minority leader McCarthy won’t cooperate with Jan. 6, panel

 THE Congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6, attack on the United States (U.S.) Capitol is asking House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy to voluntarily provide information to... Read more

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 70 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

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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

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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

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2023: Coalition vows to mobilise support for Osinbajo

 A coalition of political groups, The Progressive Project (TPP), has vowed to mobilise all necessary support for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to emerge as the 2023... Read more

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 114 times

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Former minister of finance and national planning dies

Chu SP Okongwu, former minister of finance,  has died at the age of 87. Okongwu was the first of eight children and was born on September 23,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 73 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

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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

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Mali’s partners should help lay foundations for lasting stability – UN envoy

 A UN envoy, El-Ghassim Wane has urged Mali’s partners to help lay the foundations for lasting stability in the war-torn landlocked country in West Africa. Wane, who... Read more

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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

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 70 times

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 147 times

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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

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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

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Convention: Divided APC governors seek Buhari’s help

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) governors have resolved to seek President Muhammadu Buhari’s intervention in the resolution of conflicts arising from preparations for the party’s national convention,... Read more

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

Tags: Governor Mai Mala Buni, Orji Kalu, Governor Atiku Bagudu, Chief Sylvester Sunny Monidafe, President Muhammadu Buhar,

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

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Mexican president contracts Covid for second time

MEXICAN President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Monday that he had Covid-19 for a second time and was experiencing mild symptoms, as the hard-hit country battles... Read more

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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

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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

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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

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Russian-led troops to start leaving Kazakhstan in 2 days – President

 A Russian-led military bloc will begin withdrawing its troops from Kazakhstan in two days’ time after fulfilling its main mission of stabilising the Central Asian country... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 79 times

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U.S. sanctions on Xinjiang threat to Africa’s economy – Centre

THE Centre for China Studies (CCS) has urged the U.S. Government to abolish the sanctions placed on China’s Xinjiang autonomous region because it posed danger to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

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After riots, Kazakhstan Parliament votes in new prime minister

Kazakhstan lawmakers have voted in a new prime minister, as the country seeks to reassert order after days of riots. The parliament of the central Asian country... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 41 times

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ESP: Over 2m jobs saved – Report

OVER 2 million jobs have been retained or created through the implementation of the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP) programmes, reports indicate. The reports were presented at the... Read more

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

Tags: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Sadiya Farouq, Laolu Akande, Amb. Mariam Katagum, Clem Agba,

Mali's neighbours cancel flights to Mali over sanctions

AIRLINES from neighbouring countries and former colonial ruler France cancelled flights to Mali on Monday, helping isolate a military junta under regional sanctions for trying to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Barrick Gold, Economic Community of West African States, President Boubacar Ibrahim Keita

Bold, fair-minded, patriotic leadership required in settling border disputes- Osinbajo

 VICE President Yemi Osinbajo says bold, fair-minded,  courageous and patriotic leadership is required to settle border disputes without politicization and heightened tensions. Osinbajo made this submission in... Read more

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 78 times

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 145 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 2 weeks ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Governor Olurotimi Akeredolu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali.

Ex-President Jonathan felicitates Gov. Tambuwal at 56

FORMER President Goodluck Jonathan has felicitated Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on the occasion of his 56th birthday, describing him as a vibrant and dedicated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 32 times

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Atiku mourns death of Osun monarch

FORMER Vice President Atiku Abubakar has condoled with the people and government of Osun State on the death of a traditional ruler, Oba David Omisore, Olu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 148 times

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”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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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 2 weeks ago | seen 45 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 2 weeks ago | seen 58 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 2 weeks ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Sen. Margaret Chuba Okadigbo, President Buhari, Mr Babatunde Fashola, Mr Gbenga Komolafe, Chief Timipre Sylva, NNPC GMD Malam Mele Kyari,

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 2 weeks ago | seen 410 times

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 89 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 2 weeks ago | seen 138 times

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Amnesty urges Biden to close Guantanamo camp

HUMAN rights watchdog Amnesty International has urged U.S. President Joe Biden to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba which has been operational for 20... Read more

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Photos: Jonathan, Ozekhome celebrating new year in style

TWO great Nigerians, former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan ( 2010-2015 ), and renowned constitutional lawyer and fiery human rights activist, Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, celebrating the... Read more

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Putin discussed joint efforts to combat int’l terrorism with Kazakh president – Kremlin

RUSSIAN President, Vladimir Putin, held phone calls on Thursday and Friday with leaders of the countries of the Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO). The leaders included Kazakh... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 49 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 2 weeks ago | seen 28 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 2 weeks ago | seen 38 times

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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

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 34 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 2 weeks ago | seen 49 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

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 77 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 2 weeks ago | seen 124 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 2 weeks ago | seen 101 times

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Former president sends condolences to late Olubadan’s family

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo paid a condolence visit to the family of the late Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji on Thursday in Ibadan. Oba Adetunji, the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 28 times

Tags: Nureni Akanbi, Government of Oyo state, Olayiwola Olakojo, President Olusegun Obasanjo, Oba Saliu Adetunji

PDP stakeholders in 24 states have endorsed Atiku, says Dokpesi

STAKEHOLDERS of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 24 states have endorsed former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar for President in 2023, a committee soliciting support for him... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Chief Raymond Dokpesi, Peoples Democratic Party, Vice-President Atiku Abubakar

Kazakh president orders probe into riots as protests continue

KAZAKH President, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, on Thursday, ordered that a special team be created to investigate the mounting unrest rocking the Central Asian country and hold all... Read more

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

Tags: President, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Kazakh riots

Russia deploys troops to Kazakhstan as mass protests grip country

 IN view of the unrest in Kazakhstan, Russia has deployed soldiers to the Central Asian country, state news agencies reported on Thursday. Paratroopers have been sent as... Read more

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

Tags: troops to Kazakhstan, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 101 times

Tags: forthcoming general elections, President Buhari, no favourite successor

Buhari condoles with Martins Oloja family over passing of father, Lemikan

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Managing Director/Editor-in-Chief of The Guardian, Mr Martins Oloja and entire family over the passing of their patriarch, Elder Michael... Read more

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

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Buhari: State Police Is Not An Option

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said he believes that state police is not an option for the nation. The President made the remark in an exclusive interview with... Read more

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

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, State Police,

Women in agriculture urge farmers to embrace value addition

 ALHAJA Mulikat Ogunlola, President, Lagos State Women in Agriculture, has urged farmers to embrace value addition to agricultural products through processing, packaging, and marketing to sustain... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 415 times

Tags: Lagos State Women in Agriculture,  ALHAJA Mulikat Ogunlola, President,

Buhari appoints Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Chief Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser to the President (CEAP). The president’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina,  confirmed the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 84 times

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Buhari appoints Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Chief Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser to the President (CEAP). The president’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina,  confirmed the... Read more

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

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2023: Federal lawmaker says Osinbajo is saleable candidate for Presidency

HON. Hafizu Kawu, the member representing Tarauni federal constituency, Kano, says Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is a saleable presidential aspirant if he chooses to contest the Presidential... Read more

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Buhari congratulates former Minister, Akinyemi at 80

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari  has congratulated Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, former Minister of External Affairs, on his 80th birthday. Akinyemi will clock 80 on Jan. 4. The President, in a statement... Read more

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Tags: Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, Commonwealth, African Union UN, Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, president Buhari, Femi Adesina,

Why Igbo group urged Buhari to review list of nominees for INEC national commissioners 

THE South-East Group, Igbo Political Progressive Union (IPPU) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to review the list of nominees for National Commissioners of the Independent National... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 135 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, Mr. Olaniyi Ijalaye, Igbo Political Progressive Union, Mr. John Nwobodo, President Muhammadu Buhari,

FG to collaborate with Stock Exchange on climate financing

THE Federal Government at the weekend assured that it would step up its collaboration with the Nigerian Exchange (NGX) with a view to developing the climate... Read more

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Tags: Nigerian Exchange Limited, Debt Management Office, Federal Ministry of Environment, Council on Climate Change, President Buhari, Nationally Determined Contributions, Paris Agreement on Climate Change

Ghana’s Ex-President John Mahama loses brother

THE brother of former President John Dramani Mahama, Mr. Emmanuel Adam Mahama, has died. According to the report by Ghanaian newspaper, the Graphic, Emmanuel Mahama died on... Read more

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No crisis between Buhari, NASS over 2022 budget - Presidency

PRESIDENCY has dismissed reports of crisis between President Muhammadu Buhari and members of the National Assembly as fictional, saying the president never expressed anger in his... Read more

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An Open-Letter to My Fellow Africans: Macky Sall is unfit to Chair The African Union

By Adama Gaye   WITH the new year unfolding, the worst betrayal of Africa’s dream to transform her Pan-African long-sought project into reality is about to happen with... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 526 times

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Senegal Inaugurates its Regional Express Train Linking Dakar to Diamniadio

ON Monday 27 December 2021, the Republic of Senegal, represented by its President Macky Sall, officially inaugurated the commercial operation of the Regional Express Train, RET,... Read more

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I humbly disagree with Obasanjo and his oily thesis

By Mike Ozekhome, SAN   FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo has theorized that the oil and gas found in the Niger Delta region belong to the federal government, and... Read more

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Obasanjo insists oil in Niger Delta belongs to Nigeria, urges Clark to be Statesman

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday took an exception to Edwin Clark’s reaction to his (Obasanjo’s) insistence that Niger Delta cannot lay claim to the crude oil... Read more

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Electoral Bill discriminatory, supportive of insecurity – minister

Abubakar Malami, minister of justice and attorney general of the federation, has said that the amended electoral bill is supportive of insecurity and discriminatory for President... Read more

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Buhari condoles with ThisDay executive director over loss of mother

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has extended heartfelt condolences to the Komolafe family on the passing of their beloved matriarch, Mrs Morenike Komolafe. Morenike Komolafe was the mother of... Read more

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu is dead

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, one of the heroes of the South Africa’s anti-apartheid crusade, has died, aged 90, on Sunday, December 26. Tutu's death was confirmed by President... Read more

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Discovery of oil in Northern Nigeria will balance politics of oil - Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that the discovery of oil in two Northeast states of Bauchi and Gombe will balance the politics of oil in the... Read more

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Buhari’s reason for vetoing Electoral Bill not convincing – NBA

THE Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, has described as unconvincing and unfortunate the reason President Buhari gave for vetoing the electoral bill which was sent to him... Read more

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Clean Nigeria Initiative: Ecobank applauds David Alaba

ECOBANK Nigeria has commended David Alaba for his support towards the success of the Clean Nigeria Initiative being part of the Federal Government’s efforts to end... Read more

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Buhari gives reasons for not signing Electoral Bill

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has cited political, moral and constitutional factors for not signing the Electoral Bill after more than 30 days that it was sent to... Read more

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Desperate opposition politicians out to run down Buhari’s achievements – Minister

INFORMATION and Culture Minister, Lai Mohammed, yesterday claimed naysayers, sponsored attackers and desperate opposition politicians are out to run down President Muhammadu Buhari’s unprecedented achievements. He said President... Read more

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Electoral Bill: Lawmakers talk tough as Buhari withholds assent within deadline

PLANS by senators and the House of Representatives to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on the Electoral Amendment Bill may have hit a dead end. The development, Daily... Read more

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President Buhari condemns gruesome killings in Kaduna State

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday condemned renewed banditry in Kaduna State. According to him, the gruesome nature of Saturday’s killings in Kauran Fawa, Marke and Ruhiya villages... Read more

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Fresh $5.8bn loan: SERAP writes Buhari, seeks moratorium on borrowing

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “issue an immediate moratorium on borrowing by the Federal Government and the 36... Read more

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NOGIOA faults alleged US court subpoena on Buhari

THE Nigerian Oil and Gas Indigenous Operators Association, NOGIOA, has decried reports in some online media platforms that a US Court issued a subpoena on President Muhammadu... Read more

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Musikilu Mojeed becomes IPI Nigeria president, Shekarau, secretary

MUSIKILU Mojeed,  editor-in-chief of PREMIUM TIMES Nigeria, on Thursday in Abuja, emerged as the president of the Nigeria chapter of the International Press Institute, IPI.   He emerged as... Read more

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Arewa community endorses Osinbajo for president

THE Hausa community in Oyo State has backed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) for President. The members gave the endorsement on the sidelines of a three-in-one programme... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 164 times

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Tinubu hails Buhari at 79, calls him a reformer

SEN. Bola Tinubu, a former Governor of Lagos State, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his 79th birthday. Tinubu, in a statement signed by him on Friday... Read more

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Mustapha, APC chairmanship aspirant promises to run crisis-free party

SALIU Mustapha, a frontline national chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has promised to adopt preventive diplomacy in crisis management if elected the next... Read more

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NUJ urges President Buhari to sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill

By Benprince Ezeh THE Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Electoral Act Amendment Bill before him in order to... Read more

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As President Buhari clocks 79, a focus on achievements, challenges – by Garba Shehu

By Garba Shehu   PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari marks the age of 79 on Friday 17, without the joy of being with the family and the country he governs,... Read more

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FEC approves new salary structure for Police

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new salary structure for officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 135 times

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Reps approve FG’s $5.8bn loan request

THE House of Representatives has approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s loan request of 5.8 billion dollars. The approval followed the adoption of the report of the House Committee... Read more

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We’ll fulfill promises we made, Buhari assures ECOWAS Parliament

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says has Nigeria will keep pledges made to the ECOWAS Parliament, and to the sub-regional body at large.  The president gave the assurance when... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 134 times

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Philippines’ Duterte withdraws candidacy for senate seat

PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday withdrew his candidacy for a senate seat, the election commission’s spokesperson said. Duterte’s term will end in June 2022, and he... Read more

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Buhari inaugurates 132km Section 2 Kano-Maiduguri Road in Jigawa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday inaugurated the 132km Section II Kano-Maiduguri Road, Shuwarin – Azere with spur Dutse – Kwanar- Huguma, linking Jigawa and Bauchi States. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 139 times

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Federal lawmaker urges Nigerians to embrace Agriculture to curtail famine, poverty

A Member of the House of Representatives, Hon Femi Bamisile, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari on his huge investment in farming to bail the country out... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 102 times

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Congo president says Ugandan troops’ presence is temporary

 Democratic Republic of Congo’s President, Felix Tshisekedi, said he would ensure that Ugandan troops’ presence in Congo, where they are fighting an Islamist militant group alongside... Read more

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Stronger executive-legislative partnership will deepen democracy, says Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that a stronger Executive-Legislative partnership would deepen democracy in the country. Buhari stated this while declaring open, the ‘Maiden Distinguished Parliamentarians Lecture... Read more

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FG restricts airlines from UK, Canada Saudi Arabia in reciprocity over Omicron COVID-19

WITH effect from Tuesday, Dec. 14, the Federal Government will restrict airlines coming from Canada, United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia into Nigeria. Minister of Aviation, Capt. Hadi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 217 times

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2023: Support for South East presidency gains momentum

BARELY one year to the conduct of the 2023 general elections, a federalcommissionerin Police Service Commission, Austin Braimoh, has urged a former governor of Lagos State,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 136 times

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2023: Don’t beg Yoruba to support any aspirant, Obasanjo warns Ooni

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo has warned the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, not to direct Yoruba people to support any candidate as politicians may demand. Speaking at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 125 times

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Controversy trails planned new national carrier

CONTROVERSY is trailing the proposed new national carrier scheduled for launching in April 2022 by the Federal Government. Key stakeholders in the Aviation industry have been reflecting on... Read more

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Sarkin Bai Kano left behind legacy of integrity, service to humanity – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged family members of late Sarkin Bai of Kano, Alhaji Mukhtar Adnan, to uphold the legacy of integrity and service to humanity... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 92 times

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FG dissolves governing board of Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre

  PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate dissolution of the governing board of the Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre in the exercise of his constitutional powers... Read more

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Scholz travels to Paris, Brussels on first trip as German chancellor

 GERMAN Chancellor Olaf Scholz was making his first trip abroad since taking office on Friday, meeting President Emmanuel Macron in Paris and EU and NATO heads... Read more

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Analysis: Under fire, Sudan’s Hamdok battles to save political transition

SUDAN'S Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, reinstated after a coup, needs to now pull off a political juggling act if he is to realise his ambition of... Read more

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IPOB threatens to resist Buhari's planned visit to Ebonyi

THE indigenous people of Biafra, IPOB, on Thursday said that the plans by President Muhammadu Buhari to secretly visit Ebonyi State will be resisted by youths... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 205 times

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CSO renews call on Buhari to sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill

THE Electoral Hub, a Civil Society Organisation (CSO) has renewed call on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Electoral Act Amendment Bill without delay. Ms Princess Hamman-Obels, Director,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 121 times

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Rep. Hunpe commends FG on release of N15bn for Badagry Expressway

REP Babatunde Hunpe, a lawmaker representing Badagry Federal Constituency, has commended the Federal Government on the release of  N15billion for the rehabilitation of the Agbara – Badagry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 145 times

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SERAP urges Buhari to obey court judgments or face contempt proceedings

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to “immediately take meaningful steps to implement several judgments obtained by SERAP... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 158 times

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Buhari seeks passage of 2021 Finance Bill

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja transmitted the 2021 Finance Bill to the Senate for consideration and passage. Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, read the letter on... Read more

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Again, Ohanaeze demands release of Nnamdi Kanu, 19 other Igbo youths

THE youth wing of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo has again called on President Muhammadu Buhari to release IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu and 19 other Igbo youths detained by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 120 times

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Buhari congratulates Barrow over re-election in The Gambia

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja congratulated President Adama Barrow of The Gambia on his re-election  for a second term of five years. In a statement issued... Read more

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FG says no economic development without transportation

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday, reiterated the importance of transportation in the economic development of the country. Osinbajo, represented by the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi... Read more

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Remain apolitical, professional, Buhari urges army

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Nigerian Army to remain apolitical and professional in protecting democracy and defending the territorial integrity of the nation. Buhari, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 141 times

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Ignore bait on fuel price hike: Olawepo – Hashim counsels Buhari

A former Presidential Candidate and a Chieftain of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, has enjoined President Mohammed Buhari to ignore the bait from... Read more

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Former Nigerian senate president dies

SECOND Republic Senate President Dr. Joseph Wayas is dead. Dr. Wayas, who has been receiving medical attention for some time, reportedly died in a London hospital. Cross River... Read more

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Nnamdi Kanu scheduled for emergency hearing today

  NNAMDI Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has been scheduled for an emergency hearing on Thursday, December 2.   Realnews reports that the expectation is... Read more

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President Buhari honours 3 “honest Nigerians”, vows to sanction corrupt public servants

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja honoured two civil servants, Muhammad Ahmad and Nelson Okoronkwo and a Nigerian student in Japan for exhibiting exemplary acts of... Read more

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Buhari felicitates with Folu Olamiti at 70

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined family and friends in felicitating with veteran journalist, Folu Olamiti, on his 70th birthday, coming up on November 30.  Buhari congratulated Olamiti,... Read more

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AMCON is special animal created by FG to treat special problem – Justice Dimgba 

JUSTICE Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court Awka Division at the weekend rose in strong defense of the Federal Government of Nigeria led by President... Read more

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APC governors move to hijack presidential ticket

...As North accepts party’s leadership position, yields presidential ticket to South THE cold war raging in the All Progressives Congress (APC), especially between the APC progressive governors and... Read more

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Buhari congratulates LEE Engineering Group at 30

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari rejoices with major indigenous player in the oil and gas industry, Lee Engineering Group, as it marks 30 years of its establishment.  The President... Read more

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Buhari charges agric varsities to bridge food insecurity gap

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has challenged universities of agriculture in the country to bridge the gap of food insecurity and address the nation’s dependence on imported foods. He... Read more

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Buhari challenges universities to develop COVID-19 vaccine

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Nigerian universities to intensify their research to develop COVID-19 vaccine to tackle the dreaded virus afflicting the country. The president, represented by... Read more

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Nigerians to FG: We’ll resist fuel price hike

DON’T ever try it! Don’t even contemplate it! That’s the message that Nigerians from all walks of life across the country are sending to the Federal Government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: fuel, Afenifere, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

After years of tensions, UAE, Turkey move to improve relations

TURKISH President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and United Arab Emirates Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Zayed signed a series of economic cooperation deals on Wednesday. The state news agency... Read more

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Insurgency: 120 hunters, others train on mine risk education in Adamawa

NO fewer than 120 members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), hunters and vigilante were trained on mine risk education in Adamawa. The training exercise was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 135 times

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Air Nigeria to take off April 2022 – Sirika

NIGERIA’S national airliner, Air Nigeria, is expected to take off by April 2022, the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has disclosed.He made the disclosure while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 116 times

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History will be kind to Buhari, says APC chairmanship aspirant

SALIU Mustapha, one of the front line aspirants for the the All Progressives Congress (APC) chairmanship position, says history will be kind to President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

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

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APC National Convention: President Buhari endorses February 2022

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed February 2022 as new date for the National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Chairman of Progressive Governors’ Forum, Alhaji... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 107 times

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IATF2021: Buhari says AfCFTA must create jobs, enhance revenues

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) must ensure that Africa is a marketplace where no country is left behind, jobs are... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 168 times

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Trusted, well-resourced judiciary essential to rule of law, says Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says a trusted, well-resourced and well-functioning Judiciary is essential to the entrenchment of rule of law. President Buhari made this submission while declaring open... Read more

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2023: It’s time for Nigerian youths to produce president – Shettima, AYCF president

IT is no longer news that politicians and voices of reason from the Southeastern part of the country have been clamouring for power shift to their region... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 204 times

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Allegation by US non-profit organization that Nigerian govt. sponsors terrorism disgusting - minister

THE Federal Government has described the allegation by a US-based non-profit organization, that the Nigerian government is a sponsor of terrorism, as a disgusting distraction orchestrated... Read more

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

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Buhari mourns General Zirkusu, 3 others, condoles with their families

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the demise of Brigadier General Dzarma Zirkusu and three soldiers who paid ”the supreme sacrifice while fighting terrorists in... Read more

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Senate approves Buhari’s $16bn, €1bn loan requests

THE Senate has approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s loan request for the sum of $16,230,077,718 (USD) billion, €1,020,000,000 billion (Euros), under the 2018-2020 External Borrowing plan. It also approved... Read more

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MRA accuses Buhari administration of breaking promise to ‘Fully Enforce FOI Act’

THE Media Rights Agenda, MRA today launched a new report which examines measures, policies, and actions of the President Muhammadu Buhari Administration to implement the Freedom... Read more

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Ngige congratulates Soludo, hails Buhari

THE Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige  has congratulated the winner of the November 6, 2021 Anambra State Governorship Election, Professor Chukwuma Soludo of... Read more

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Ndigbo Lagos sets agenda for Soludo, other South East governors

…congratulates the governor elect …commends Buhari, security agencies over Anambra elections THE Ndigbo Lagos, a non-partisan umbrella body of Igbo Organizations in Lagos, has urged Prof. Chukwuma Soludo,... Read more

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Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, President Muhammadu Buhari, Maj. Gen. Obi Abel Umahi (Rtd), president of Ndigbo Lagos, Chuma Igwe,

Obiano lauds Buhari for free, fair election in Anambra State

GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State has praised President Muhamadu Buhari for making the November 6 gubernatorial election in the state which ended with the supplementary... Read more

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How Soludo will govern Anambra State with team of rivals

PROF. Chukwuma Charles Soludo has given an inkling  into the style of governance he will adopt to hasten development of Anambra State as he assumes office... Read more

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Anambra poll: Buhari deserves kudos– PDP presidential hopeful

A former PDP presidential aspirant, Mr Stanley Osifo, says President Muhammadu Buhari deserves commendations for the credible outcome of Saturday’s governorship election in Anambra. Osifo, who vied... Read more

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Buhari assures France of cooperation to dismantle international criminal networks

President Muhammadu Buhari has appreciated efforts of President Emmanuel Macron in expanding opportunities for business between Nigerians and French citizens, while committing to partnership to degrade... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

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Anambra Election: Buhari congratulates Soludo, lauds INEC, Security agencies

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo, the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for winning the gubernatorial election in Anambra. The president... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

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Classroom Fire: Buhari condoles with President Bazoum over death of 25 children

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with President Mohammed Bazoum of Niger Republic over the death of 25 school children during a classroom fire outbreak in the... Read more

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

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Buhari condoles with Pastor Odukoya over wife’s death

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Pastor Taiwo Odukoya of the Fountain of Life Church, over the loss of his wife, Nomthi. The president, in a condolence... Read more

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

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Buhari mourns theatre legend, Prof. Oduneye

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family and friends of elder statesman and foremost theatre legend, Prof. Bayo Oduneye, who passed on at 87. In a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 160 times

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U.S. Supreme Court hears a condemned murderer’s religious request

U.S. Supreme Court justices on Tuesday are set to hear a bid by a man sentenced to death in Texas for a fatal 2004 stabbing outside... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 101 times

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Buhari condoles Nigerian Envoy to S/Leone, Omaku over mother’s death

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled  Amb. Henry Omaku, Nigeria’s High Commissioner to Sierra Leone on the passage of his mother,  Mrs Evelyn Omaku. The president also extended... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 92 times

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Michael Ade Ojo denies selling land housing collapsed 21 storey building to Osibanjo

MICHAEL Ade Ojo, owner of Elizade  Motors, has denied selling the land where the 21 storey building collapsed to Vice President Yemi Osibanjo. Ojo made the denial... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 110 times

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Work set to start on Botswana coal mine in 2022 despite pressure

WORK is due to begin on Botswana’s second privately-owned coal mine in the first quarter of next year, the CEO of Maatla Resources told Reuters, despite... Read more

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Security: Emir of Suleja canvasses support for security agencies

The Emir of Suleja, Malam Auwal Ibrahim, on Thursday pleaded with the people of the state to support the police with reliable information as instrument for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 106 times

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Investigation over Erdogan’s death speculation begins in Turkey

INVESTIGATIONS have been launched with 30 people in Turkey over speculation over the alleged death of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The suspects had used the hashtag #olmus... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

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Xi presents China’s top science award to aircraft designer, nuclear expert

President Xi Jinping, on Wednesday presented China’s top science award to aircraft designer, Gu Songfen and nuclear expert, Wang Dazhong, for their outstanding contributions to scientific... Read more

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Xi presents China’s top science award to aircraft designer, nuclear expert

PRESIDENT Xi Jinping, on Wednesday presented China’s top science award to aircraft designer, Gu Songfen and nuclear expert, Wang Dazhong, for their outstanding contributions to scientific... Read more

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Xi presents China’s top science award to aircraft designer, nuclear expert

PRESIDENT Xi Jinping, on Wednesday presented China’s top science award to aircraft designer, Gu Songfen and nuclear expert, Wang Dazhong, for their outstanding contributions to scientific... Read more

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

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JEOL: ECZ Luminous, a brand-new High-resolution Nuclear Magnetic Resonance System, is now available

JEOL Ltd. President & COO Izumi Oi) announced the ECZ Luminous; nuclear magnetic resonance console (JNM-ECZL series) on November 1, 2021. This product is a next step... Read more

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

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Russia rejects Biden’s criticism for skipping UN climate conference

THE Kremlin has rejected criticism from U.S. President Joe Biden after Russian President Vladimir Putin decided not to attend a key UN summit on curbing climate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 110 times

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PDP convention: Atiku tackles APC

FORMER Vice President Atiku Abubarkar, yesterday, said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) was never prepared for governance, hence the myriad of challenges currently bedeviling the country,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 118 times

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SERAP sues Buhari, wants court to order recovery of ‘missing N881bn in 367 MDAs’

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari “over his failure to probe allegations that over ₦880bn of public... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 61 times

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Stakeholders commend NIN-SIM Verification Exercise

....as FG urges citizens and legal residents to enrol before the end of the year Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, has... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 219 times

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eNaira: Another stake in digital banking

Nigerians and other parties across the globe have, no doubt, demonstrated their overwhelming interest in the eNaira project with over 2.5 million daily visits to the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 293 times

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Uba accused to leading war against INEC chairman

THE Soludo Solidarity Group, one of the 34 groups campaigning for the victory of Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 668 times

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2022 Budget: Can it transform fortunes of Nigerians

The annual ritual of presenting the budget, reviewing it by the lawmakers and assenting to it by the president has just started. But how this piece... Read more

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President Buhari charges varsity to lead research into local vaccine production

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday tasked the University of Ilorin to play a leading role in the research and production of vaccines locally. The president gave the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 196 times

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Buhari tasks Ogoni leaders on protection of national assets

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged Ogoni Leaders to sensitize indigenes on the value of protecting national assets like pipelines and other oil installations, saying willful damage... Read more

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Buhari reassures on security challenge

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has reassured that his administration will not rest until the current security challenges in the country are addressed. Buhari, represented by the Minister of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 117 times

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Buhari commends SGF over successful ministerial retreat 

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commended Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the Federation, SGF, on the successful hosting of the just concluded Mid-Term Ministerial Performance... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 221 times

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PIA: FG inaugurates boards of new oil industry successor regulatory agencies

TIMIPRE Sylva, minister of State for Petroleum Resources, has inaugurated the governing boards of the new entities comprising the regulatory framework for the oil and gas... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 311 times

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Buhari to bandits: “Your days are numbered, be ready for crushing defeat”

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has sent a stern warning to bandits, saying that “the clock of your ultimate destruction is ticking as you will no longer have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 312 times

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Nigeria glad US is back on climate change agenda—Osinbajo

 VICE President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria was delighted that the US was fully back on the global climate change agenda. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, said in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 144 times

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Eid-ul-Maulud: Buhari felicitates Muslims, says gains being recorded in combating insecurity

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari felicitated the Muslim Ummah as well as Nigerians of all faiths on the occasion of the Maulud-Un-Nabiyy, the birthday of the Holy Prophet... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 145 times

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SERAP drags Buhari to court, wants plan to monitor WhatsApp messages declared illegal

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari, asking the court to “declare illegal and unconstitutional the plan by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 177 times

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Again, Buhari spared time to consolidate “political gains’’ in Anambra, hosts Bakare, others

IN the busy week under review, President Muhammadu Buhari spared time to welcome the Deputy Governor of Anambra, Nkem Okereke, who defected last week from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 117 times

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ECOWAS observers urged to be neutral, professional

GEN. Salou Djibo (rtd), head of the ECOWAS Observation Mission to Cabo Verde's Sunday presidential election has urged the regional observers to execute their mission with... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 275 times

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Buhari congratulates newly elected NUJ Executives

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) on the outcome of their seventh triennial delegates’ conference which saw the re-election of Chris... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 164 times

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Pastor Bakare meets Buhari, kicks against power shift based on primordial sentiments

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed doors with Lagos-based Cleric, Pastor Tunde Bakare, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Friday. Speaking to State House correspondents at... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 282 times

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Nkem Okeke’s defection inconsequential – APGA

THE All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has dismissed the defection of Nkem Okeke, the Deputy Governor of Anambra to the All Progressives Congress (APC), as inconsequential. Okeke... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 246 times

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President Buhari appoints new CEO for NEPC

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Ezra Yakusak as Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Export Promotion Council, NEPC. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 243 times

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Ndigbo. Let not your heart be troubled

By Prof. A.B.C Nwosu I became greatly rattled after reading Mr. Ike Abonyis excellent write-up titled: “South East, PDP, and matters Arising”, on the back page of... Read more

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Aides clarifies Osinbajo’s view on exchange rate Exchange

LAOLU Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity,  Office of the Vice President, has made clarifications on Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s view... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 285 times

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APC forum lauds Buhari’s development initiative for North-East

THE North East Consultative Forum of All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for showing concern towards the development of the sub region. Dr Ahmed... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

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NCDMB hands over ultramodern technical workshops in A/Ibom State

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, on Friday handed over ultra-modern Woodwork and Carpentry workshops it renovated and upgraded at the Government Technical College,... Read more

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Finance ministry to get lion share of multilateral, bilateral loans in 2022 budget

THE Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning will get the lion’s share, in terms of projects costs, of the N1.16tn multilateral and bilateral loans that... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 174 times

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SERAP urges FG to cut 26bn budget for medical center, meals, travels

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari “to cut the N26 billion presidency budget for the construction of the presidential wing at... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 190 times

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GOCOP elects Chigbo, president, Danlami, deputy president

  The Publisher of Realnews, Maureen Chigbo, has emerged as the new president of the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP) for the next two years.   She takes... Read more

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Cabo Verde Presidential Vote: Fresh hope for democracy in West Africa 

  By Paul Ejime Democracy has suffered troubling assaults in the politically restive West Africa and the Sahel regions in the past year with three successful military coups... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 286 times

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Opposition unfairly portraying APC, Buhari in bad light – Progressive Governors Forum

SALIHU Lukman, Director-General, Progressive Governors Forum, said on Sunday in Abuja that opposition parties were portraying the APC and President Muhammadu Buhari in a bad light... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 137 times

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Independence Anniversary: Buhari, Tinubu bag awards in UK

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has bagged the Nation Builder Award at an event organised by the All Progressives Congress (APC), United Kingdom chapter, to celebrate Nigeria’s 61st... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 144 times

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Buhari vows to crash food prices

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, in the week under review, has directed key government and security agencies to find lasting solution to the disruptive and unpatriotic activities of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 148 times

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Biden mourns 700,000 Americans lost to COVID-19

JOE Biden, United States, U.S, president, has mourned the about 700,000 Americans who lost their lives to COVID-19. Biden, in his twitter handle on Saturday night, said:... Read more

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President Buhari mourns Prof. A. D. Yahaya

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has paid tribute to a one-time President of the Nigerian Political Science Association, Prof. A. D. Yahaya, who breathed his last on Saturday. The... Read more

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President Buhari mourns Prof. A. D. Yahaya

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has paid tribute to a one-time President of the Nigerian Political Science Association, Prof. A. D. Yahaya, who breathed his last on Saturday. The... Read more

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Buhari to attend Ethiopian prime minister’s inauguration –spokesman

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will, on Monday, depart for Addis Ababa to attend the inauguration of Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for a second five-year term in... Read more

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Maritime Security: President Buhari assures Deep Blue Project on course

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured that the plan to secure the country’s waters and the Gulf of Guinea through the Integrated National Security and Waterways Protection... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

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Osinbajo to represent Nigeria at Sao Tome and Principe’s presidential inauguration

VICE-President Yemi Osinbajo departed Lagos on Saturday for São Tomé city for the inauguration of Mr Carlos Nova, the newly- elected president of Sao Tome and Principe. Osinbajo’s... Read more

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Nigeria cannot defeat the Igbo and Yoruba at the same time

By Professor Akinyemi Onigbinde THE greatest thing Nigerians accomplished in the last thirty years was electing Muhammadu Buhari as president. If he had lived and died without... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 339 times

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Independence Anniversary: President Buhari to address Nigerians Friday

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday broadcast to the nation at 7.00 a.m. as part of activities marking the 61st Independence Anniversary of the country. Mr Femi... Read more

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Teachers to enjoy new salary structure from Jan -FG

THE Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, says teachers will begin to enjoy the new salary structure promised by President Muhammadu Buhari from January 2022. Nwajiuba... Read more

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FEC approves 14 days paternity leave for public servants

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the introduction of 14 days paternity leave for public servants in the new Public Service Rules(PSR). Folashade Yemi-Esan, Head of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 99 times

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Rethinking grazing routes debacle

The reopening of grazing routes has undoubtedly added another twist to the endless crises in Nigeria in recent years. Nigerian cannot achieve any meaningful growth with these... Read more

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Photos: President Muhammadu Buhari meets President Joe Biden

https://realnewsmagazine.net/images/media_assets/2021/09/1632664615.jpghttps://realnewsmagazine.net/images/media_assets/2021/09/1632664615.jpg - Sept. 26, 2021 @ 15:03 GMT | Read more

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Buhari leaves New York for Nigeria

PRESIDENT  Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday left New York for Abuja, after a successful conclusion of an eventful outing at the 76th Session high-level meetings of the... Read more

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Full Text of President Buhari’s Address at UN General Assembly in New York

“Mr President, “Let me, on behalf of the government and people of Nigeria, congratulate you on your well-deserved election as President of the 76th Session of the... Read more

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UNGA 76: Buhari talks debt cancelation, COVID-19, terrorism

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in New York, appealed to rich nations and international financial institutions for outright debt cancellation for countries facing the most severe... Read more

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Coalition knocks FOREX saboteurs, backs CBN gov

A Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has backed various policies introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, to stabilise the naira... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 416 times

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Church of Nigeria wants bandits, herders declared terrorists

THE Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) has raised the alarm that Nigeria is turning to a land flowing with tears and blood because of the impact of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 263 times

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FG listed Tiv Theatrical Performance on UNESCO representatives’ list – Minister

THE Federal Government says it has successfully enlisted the Kwagh-Hir (Tiv) Theatrical Performance on UNESCO’s representatives’ list of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. The Minister of... Read more

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Attorneys-general brief Osinbajo on justice sector reforms

SIX attorneys-general from the South-West have briefed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on the progress of justice reforms in their respective states. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a... Read more

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Group drums support for Osinbajo for 2023

THE Progressive Consolidation Group for Osinbajo 2023, a pressure group has stressed the need for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.Dr... Read more

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Wada Maida’s eldest daughter lauds FG for naming NAN HQ after father

ELDEST daughter of late Malam Wada Maida, Farida, on Thursday lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for naming the News Agency of Nigeria’s Headquarters after her father. Farida spoke... Read more

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Maida, a man of vision and integrity, says Garba Shehu

GARBA Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, has described Malam Wada Maida, late Chairman of the Board of Directors of the News Agency of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 261 times

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Buhari greets poet, journalist, Lindsay Barrett at 80

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has rejoiced with consummate author, journalist, poet, essayist, photographer and Pan-Africanist, Lindsay Barrett, as he turns 80 Sept. 15.  Jamaica-born Barrett took Nigeria’s citizenship... Read more

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Appeal Court President appeals for salary increase for judges

THE President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, has appealed to the Federal Government for an upward review of the salaries of judicial officers... Read more

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3 abducted Obasanjo Farm’s workers regain freedom

THE  Nigerian Police, Ogun Command, says it has rescued three workers of the former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s Farm, from their kidnappers’ den, three days after they... Read more

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NCDMB, Bayelsa sign Power Purchase Agreement on 10MW IPP

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Bayelsa State Government on Wednesday signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the delivery of electricity... Read more

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Can Buhari’s visit change South East’s perpetual cycles of hope, despair

By Anthony Isibor.   WITH the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Owerri, Imo State, on Thursday, September, 9, it is hoped that the tension and the animosity... Read more

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President of ECOWAS Court applauds Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung for supporting democracy in the region

THE President of ECOWAS Court of Justice Justice Edward Amoako Asante on has applauded Germany’s Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung, FES, foundation for its dogged commitment to the promotion... Read more

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Fintiri chairs PDP national convention organising committee  

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has announced Adamawa Governor Ahmadu Fintiri as chairman of its 2021 National Convention Organising Committee and his Enugu counterpart, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 268 times

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Abiodun buries father amidst emotional tribute

THE late  father of Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun, Emmanuel Abiodun, was  on Thursday interred in Iperu amidst emotional tribute from the governor.   Abiodun, in his tribute... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 149 times

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Police working with sister agencies to rescue Obasanjo’s workers

POLICE in Ogun State say they are  collaborating with other security agencies to rescue three workers of former President Olusegun Obasanjo abducted by kidnappers. The three employees... Read more

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Group berates IPOB over continued sit-at-home despite cancellation in Imo

THE Coalition of South-East Youth Leaders, (COSEYL), has berated the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) over its continued sit-at-home order in Imo. COSEYL, a socio-political pressure... Read more

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Video: Imo people singing and waiting to receive President Muhammadu Buhari at the Imo Airport

VIDEO: Imo people singing and waiting to receive President Muhammadu Buhari at the Imo Airport - Sept. 9, 2021 @ 14:00 GMT | Read more

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Photos: President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Imo State

Photos: President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Imo State - Sept. 9, 2021 @ 14:00 GMT | Read more

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Video: President Muhammadu Buhari inspects guard of honour in Imo State

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ECOWAS suspends Guinea, demands release of detained President Conde 

    By Paul Ejime     REGIONAL bloc ECOWAS on Wednesday suspended Guinea from its activities and demanded the immediate and unconditional release of ousted President Alpha Conde, detained by...... Read more

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NNPC consolidates on gains, publishes 2020 audited financial statements

FOLLOWING up on President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent announcement of thedeclaration of N287billion Profit After Tax (PAT) in year 2020 by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC),... Read more

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MASSOB urges Igbo leaders to ask Buhari to release IPOB Leader

THE Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has urged Igbo leaders to seize the opportunity provided by the visit of President... Read more

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President Buhari calls for sustainable dialogue to achieve peace in Plateau

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has called for sustainable dialogue to achieve sustainable peace in Plateau, following recent attacks in the state. The President made the call in an... Read more

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Guinea special forces detain President Alpha Conde in apparent military coup

  By Paul Ejime     LT. COL. Mamady Doumbouya, commander of Guinea's elite Special Military Forces has appeared on state television sandwitched by his colleagues to announce the apparent... Read more

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Senate President congratulates Boss Mustapha at 65

PRESIDENT of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan,  has felicitated with the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr  Boss Mustapha, on the occasion of his... Read more

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How corruption is plunging Nigerians further into poverty  - SERAP

A NEW report by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has revealed how “widespread and systemic corruption in ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) especially in... Read more

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FG’s conditional Cash-transfer: Ekiti beneficiaries commend President Buhari

EKITI Government on Tuesday commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the Federal Government’s empowerment programme tagged: “Household Uplifting Conditional Cash-Transfer” (HUP-CCT) in the last four years. Mr Victor... Read more

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Mustapha applauds reforms in oil and gas industry 

  Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, has stated that the reforms being undertaken by the Federal Government in the oil and gas industry... Read more

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Amaechi’s APC looting confession vindicates PDP - Ologbondiyan

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the confession by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, that stealing is going on quietly under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led... Read more

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Surrendering of Boko Haram elements, a welcome development- Senate President

PRESIDENT of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, says elements of Boko Haram insurgents surrendering to the Nigerian troops should be encouraged, as it’s a welcome development.Lawan said... Read more

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 How Nigerians can stop President Muhammadu Buhari from carrying out anti-people policies   

INTRODUCTION PRESIDENT Muhamadu Buhari's insistence on enforcing non- existent open-grazing laws and the construction of a rail line directly from Nigeria to Niger Republic, inspite of massive... Read more

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Video: Uche Onyeaguocha speaks on what General Yakubu Gowon, ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, General Ibrahim Babaginda must do

Video: Uche Onyeaguocha speaks on what General Yakubu Gowon, ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, General Ibrahim Babaginda must do     Read more

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Christian Eriksen: Uefa honour Kjaer and medical team with President's Award for saving Denmark midfielder's life

DENMARK captain Simon Kjaer and the medical team that saved Christian Eriksen's life are the recipients of this year's Uefa President's Award. Eriksen, 29, suffered cardiac arrest... Read more

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Osinbajo inaugurates ultra-modern Anambra shoe cluster

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday inaugurated an ultra-modern industrial shoe-making hub equipped with modern technology at Nkwelle Ezunaka Village in Anambra. In a speech at the... Read more

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Buhari's approval for grazing reserves a sweet pipe dream in fool's paradise - Afenifere

... says review of grazing reserves in 25 States a waste of taxpayers money   The Pan Yoruba Socio-Political Group, Afenifere has described the approval given by President... Read more

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President Buhari re-appoints Oloyede as JAMB Registrar

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Prof. Ishaq Oloyede as  Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)  for another five years. Buhari also... Read more

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President Buhari greets Emeka Okwuosa at 60

PRESIDENT  Muhammadu Buhari salutes the Chairman/CEO of Oilserv, Emeka Okwuosa, as he turns 60 on Thursday, August 19, 2021.  “The President pays tribute to the Electronics/Electrical engineer,... Read more

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Buhari approves 368 grazing sites across 25 States in Nigeria

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved recommendations of a committee to review “with dispatch” 368 grazing sites across 25 states in the country, “to determine the levels... Read more

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NGE congratulates it's ex-president on his appointment as NNPC’s spokesman

THE Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, has congratulated one of its former Presidents, Garba Deen Mohammed, on his appointment as the Group General Manager, Group Public... Read more

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The New PIB Act : Robbing Peter to Pay Paul 

  BY Mike Ozekhome, SAN.     THE PIB Bill just assented to as an Act of Parliament by President Muhammadu Buhari, is a mere ruse, a monstrosity, an artifice... Read more

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