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5 President Buhari departs Abuja for China ahead of the Forum on China-Africa Corporation (FOCAC) Summit in Beijing on 31st Aug 2018

President Buhari departs China for Nigeria after Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari is on his way back to the country after a six-day trip to China where he participated in the Forum of China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), alongside over 50 other African leaders.
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President Buhari: I am fully committed to Mambilla power project

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration remains committed to the realisation of the Mambilla Hydropower Plant project in Taraba State.

President Buhari seeks China’s support on Mambilla power project

The President noted that with the reviewed bilateral cooperation between Nigeria and China, majority of citizens from both countries see improvement in their living conditions.

National Assembly: Why we adjusted 2018 Budget

The two chambers of the National Assembly have said the decision to adjust the 2018 Budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari was to correct lopsidedness and imbalance in the estimates.

Ex-CIBN chief blames National Assembly for tampering with 2018 Budget

Prof. Olusegun Ajibola, immediate past president, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), on Thursday criticised the National Assembly for tampering with provisions for critical projects in the 2018 budget.

Why we approved President Buhari’s $5.5 billion loan request – House of Reps

The House of Representatives on Thursday said it approved the $5.5 billion loan request from the executive because President Muhammadu Buhari is trustworthy and keeps to his words.

We approved President Buhari’s $5.5 billion loan request because he’s trustworthy – House of...

The House of Representatives on Thursday said it approved the $5.5 billion loan request from the executive because President Muhammadu Buhari is trustworthy and keeps to his words.

Federal govt pays N60 billionn MDA’s electricity debt

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, yesterday stated that the federal government has paid over N60 billion out of the N70 million verified MDA’s electricity debts.

Governor Ishaku expresses doubts over President Buhari’s Mambilla hydropower project

Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku, has expressed reservations over the construction of the 3,050 megawatts Mambilla Hydropower Project approved by the Federal Executive Council.

Fed govt seeks $36 billion to complete railway projects

The Federal Government needs a total of $36 billion to complete its rail projects across the country.

$5.5bn loan: Fed govt not borrowing to pay salaries – APC

The All Progressives Congress has rebuked the opposition Peoples Democratic Party over its criticisms of a plan by the Federal Government to borrow $5.5bn from the international market.

Deliberate falsehood won’t win you 2019 – APC tells PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday told the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that it should rethink its strategies of returning to power in 2019 as deliberate falsehood will not help it attain its mission.

Recession exit: It’s not yet Uhuru – ACF

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), on Thursday, said that the news that Nigeria’s economy was now out of recession should not be celebrated yet until living conditions of ordinary Nigerians are improved.

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