Buhari should know he’s no longer a military man – Oba Akiolu

The Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari need to be civil in his approach to governance and therefore realise that he is no longer a military man. The Oba of Lagos on Monday advised Even as the monarch said former Goodluck Jonathan could not be totally blamed for the nation’s current economic crisis, he sought support for President Buhari and expressed confidence […]

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Wole Soyinka met with Pres. Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with the Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Soyinka, who was accompanied by Yemi Ogunbiyi, spent about one hour at the State House.He declined to speak in details on the purpose of his visit to the President. He dismissed the newsmen that laid […]

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Photo: Pres. Buhari departed for Chad

President @MBuhari this morning departed for N’Djamena, Chad, to attend the inauguration of President Idriss Deby President @MBuhari this morning departed for N'Djamena, Chad, to attend the inauguration of President Idriss Deby pic.twitter.com/Zoaezb8RVe — Presidency Nigeria (@NGRPresident) August 8, 2016

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It’s difficult to fulfil all my electoral promises, says Pres. Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted that it is difficult to fulfill all his electoral promises. Admitting that the task before him was not an easy one. However, Mr. President said that he would work hard with his team to bequeath to the country a new orientation in leadership that would be service-driven. Buhari, who spoke on […]

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“Return with laurels”, Buhari urge TeamNigeria in the Olympic

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday urged members of Team Nigeria participating in the ongoing 2016 Olympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, to win and return with laurels at the end of the event. He expressed optimism that the country’s team will put up an impressive showing to delight fellow countrymen. According to correspondent, the Senior Special […]

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‘Jonathan failed to save for rainy day’

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday expressed displeasure that former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration failed to save for the rainy day. The President, who was represented by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, spoke yesterday at the Hotel Presidential in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State apital, at the opening of the 12th All Nigeria […]

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Buhari appoints Governing Council, BoT for Niger Delta clean up

To ensure full implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report on Ogoniland, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated the Governing Council and the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Trust Fund for the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP). Buhari, while speaking at a brief ceremony in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, noted that the […]

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“I just met with my predecessor”, – Pres. Buhari

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday refused to answer a question on the ongoing anti-corruption war of the present administration which has led to the investigation and prosecution of many of his aides. During an interview with State House correspondents after he met with President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, […]

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Photo: Pres. Buhari met with FIFA Infantino, host former Pres. Obasanjo,

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari met the FIFA President. Infantino, who arrive yesterday on his two days visit to Nigeria. Later, Buhari host the former President Olusegun Obasanjo at the State House today afternoon. This was revealed In a tweet of the by the President official twitter handle @MBuhari. President Buhari today received in audience @FIFAcom […]

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Minister Adeosun will meets with World Bank on borrowing plans

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, will on Wednesday meet the World Bank to finalise Nigeria’s “policy support document” needed to complete its application for funds to help plug the $11bn budget deficit. “What was delaying (budget support loans) was a lack of flexibility in the exchange rate which we now have that,” the […]

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Niger Delta Oil Crisis: Tompolo accuses Pres. Buhari

Runaway former Niger Delta warlord, Government Ekpemupolo alias Tompolo yesterday accused President Muhammadu Buhari of ignorance about the situation of things in the oil producing region. He said the APC-led Federal Government was only interested in the region’s oil and not the wellbeing of its people. Tompolo, in his latest open letter to Buhari, also […]

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Pres. Buhari nominates Ekere as NDDC MD

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated one-time Akwa Ibom State Deputy Governor Nsima Ekere as Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba as the Chairman. Ndoma-Egba from Cross River State is a former senate leader. Sources said yesterday that the President’s nomination letter had been sent to Senate President Bukola […]

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