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President Buhari eulogises as General Shagaya is buried with full military rites

The late Brigadier-General John Shagaya (rtd), former Minister of Internal Affairs and Field Commander of ECOMOG in Liberia, was on Saturday buried at his country home in Langtang North area of Plateau State with full Military honours.

Senator Shagaya laid to rest in Langtang

The remains of late Sen. John Shagaya were on Friday laid to rest in his home town, Langtang.

Federal govt approves new water, irrigation projects

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved multiple projects for the Ministry of Water Resources to increase the scope of irrigable land in the country.

Why President Buhari asked me to reconcile APC – Bola Tinubu

A national leader of the All Progressives Congress says President Muhammadu Buhari asked him to reconcile feuding and aggrieved members because the ruling party is no longer where it was when it won the 2015 general elections.

Atiku condoles with the family of late Senator John Shagaya

The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has expressed sadness and disbelief at the death of Senator John Shagaya in a ghastly motor accident, on his way to Langtang, on Sunday.

FRSC: How Senator John Shagaya died

The Federal Road Safety Corps on Sunday gave its official account of how former Senator John Shagaya died in Plateau State Sunday afternoon.

Speaker Dogara mourns Senator John Shagaya

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has commiserated with the government and people of Plateau state over the death of a former senator, John Shagaya.

Senator Shagaya’s death loss to APC – Governor Obaseki

The Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has expressed shock over the sudden passing of a former Internal Affairs Minister, General John Shagaya (rtd), who died in a motor accident today.

Senator Shagaya’s death, tragic, devastating – David Mark

Former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark, has described the death of ex-Minister of Internal Affairs, Gen. John Shagaya, as tragic and devastating.

Late Senator Shagaya a role model, epitome of peace and unity – nephew

Mr Bitrus Zulfa, a nephew to late Sen. John Shagaya, has described the former internal affairs minister as “a role model and an epitome of peace and unity”.

President Buhari saddened by Senator Shagaya’s death – Presidency

The Presidency on Sunday said President Muhammadu Buhari was saddened by the tragic accident that took the life of Senator John Shagaya.

Arewa CF expresses shock at Senator Shagaya’s demise

The Arewa Consultative Forum on Sunday described as shocking the death of its Vice Chairman Board of Trustees, Senator John Shagaya.

Senator John Shagaya dies in auto crash

Shagaya reportedly died following a motor accident that occurred while he was on his way to Langtang, Plateau state.

Herdsmen attacks, a national challenge – Governor Ortom

The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, described attacks on farmers by Fulani herdsmen as a national challenge that required the cooperation of all Nigerians to surmount.

APC South Africa commends President Buhari over boards appointment

The All Progressives Congress (APC), South Africa chapter, on Sunday, commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the constitution of the Governing Boards of Agencies and Parastatals.

Presidency defends board appointment list

The Presidency says there is nothing “scandalous or extraordinary’’ in the inclusion of the names of some dead persons in the list of appointments into boards of some agencies released on Friday.

Dead persons: SERAP asks President Buhari to withdraw board appointments

According to the organization, “Taking partisan politics out of the appointments to boards of agencies and parastatals is one surest way for Buhari to show that his government is truly one of change, that would do things differently from successive governments that apparently handed out board appointments to reward party members, supporters and cronies.”

Board appointment: Nobody is above mistake – Senator Okpozo’s wife

Wife of late leader of the All Progressives Congress in Delta State, Mrs. Anna Okpozo, said people should stop blaming President Muhammadu Buhari over the appointment of her late husband, Senator Francis Okpozo, in the recent board appointment saying no body is above mistake.

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