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In this file photo taken on February 6, 2019, David Malpass speaks after US President Donald Trump announced his candidacy to lead the World Bank during an event in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Malpass, a senior US Treasury official in President Donald Trump's administration, was officially chosen on April 5, 2019, as the 13th president of the World Bank. Malpass' selection by the bank's board of directors followed an (AFP/Brendan Smialowski )

World Bank selects David Malpasd as new president

The Executive Directors of the World Bank have unanimously selected David Malpass as the new president of the World Bank Group for a five-year term to begin on April 9.
President Buhari receives in Congratulatory Visit Members of the Traditional Rulers Council in State House on 5th Mar 2019-2

President Buhari appoints two executive directors to NSIA board

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of two Executive Directors to the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) Board.

N687.2 million fraud: Patrick Akpobolokemi inflated NIMASA budget to embezzle funds – witness

A prosecution witness, Ekene Nwakuche, while testifying before an Ikeja High Court said that Patrick Akpobolokemi, a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency inflated the agency’s budget to embezzle funds.
PRESIDENT BUHARI RECEIVES IN AUDIENCE NIGERIAN CONSERVATION FOUNDATION NOV 9, 2018 3

Muhammadu Buhari makes new appointments, confirms others

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved new appointments into key federal agencies while also confirming those earlier appointed.

Aides to testify against ex-NIMASA chief Patrick Akpobolokemi in alleged N754 million fraud trial

A mild drama, yesterday, ensued in the ongoing fraud case against former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Mr Patrick Akpobolokemi as three of his co-defendants accepted to become prosecution witnesses.

Drama as three co-accused become EFCC witnesses against ex-NIMASA chief Patrick Akpobolokemi

A mild drama ensued during the proceedings on Monday at an Ikeja High Court as three men arraigned alongside Patrick Akpobolokemi, the former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), made a “turnaround” to become witnesses for the prosecution.
5 President Muhammadu Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council meeting. Sept 12 2018.

DSS: President Buhari’s appointments not lopsided – minister

The Federal Government says President Muhammadu Buhari is not lopsided in the totality of appointments made into public offices and cannot be judged only on the isolated case of the security sector.

Electricity workers threaten to shut down power nationwide

Barring any urgent intervention from the federal government, workers under the auspices of Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEAC) may ground the entire power structure across the country to a halt.

World Bank encouraged by Nigeria’s growth

The World Bank Group has expressed satisfaction with the performance of the Nigerian economy as it continues on the path to growth.

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