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President Buhari participates at the signing of 2nd National Peace Accord in Abuja on 13th Feb 2019-6

Election: ANAP polls put President Buhari in the lead but final outcome ‘too close...

A presidential pre-election opinion poll commissioned by ANAP Foundation, a non-profit organisation, has put President Muhammadu Buhari in the lead .
Adams Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole: Muhammadu Buhari not sit-tight President

The National Chairman, All Progressives Congress, Adam Oshiomhole, says President Muhammadu Buhari is not a sit-tight President.

World Bank lauds success of Fadama III programme

The World Bank has given a pass mark to Fadama III programme in Nigeria for the success recorded in the implementation of its programmes ahead of its Dec. 31, 2019 closing date.
President Buhari receives in audience Leadership of People's Democratic Movement in State on 18th Jan 2019-3

Prophet El-Buba: President Buhari will lose elections

The General Overseer of the Evangelical Bible Outreach Ministries International (EBOMI), Prophet Isa El Buba, has yesterday predicted that President Muhammadu Buhari is certain to lose in next Saturday’s presidential election.

Customs distributes relief materials to orphanages in Lagos

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said on Tuesday that it had started distribution of seized smuggled rice and other items to orphanages in Lagos.

FAO to boost Nigeria’s livestock, dairy industry

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations has indicated interest to boost Nigeria’s livestock and diary industry.

Ex-SGF Babachir Lawal pleads not guilty of corruption charges

A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has pleaded not guilty to the 10-count charges filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari: We have delivered on our electoral promises

President Muhammdu Buhari says his administration has delivered on the three electoral promises made to Nigerians in 2015 which are, providing security, improving the economy and fighting corruption.

Insecurity: Political parties rule out protesting election outcome in Borno

Political parties in Borno State have ruled out protesting the outcome of the forthcoming elections due to the delicate security situation in the state.
President Muhammadu Buhari has again said fighting corruption has remained the most difficult thing for his administration.

President Buhari visits IIorin monarch, pledges to complete projects

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday pledged to complete all ongoing Federal Government projects in Kwara.
Tukur Buratai

General Buratai: Military will break Boko Haram, IS unholy alliance

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has vowed that the military will break the unholy alliance between the Boko Haram terrorists and Islamic State West Africa or ISWA.
President Muhammadu Buhari, who was on campaign trail to Lagos on Saturday, said his administration’s economic policies have been making the desired impact as evidenced by steady growth in the economy in the last three years.-15

Femi Majekodunmi: President Buhari’s victory’ll be landslide

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, Femi Majekodunmi, has predicted a landslide victory for President Muhammadu Buhari, in the presidential election scheduled for Saturday.
FILE PHOTO- Nigerian Senate President Bukola Saraki arrives for a news conference at the National Assembly in Abuja, Aug. 8, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde-File Photo

NANS backs Senator Saraki’s re-election bid

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Zone C, has declared support for Senate President Bukola Saraki, as he contests his Kwara Central Senatorial District seat at the general election this weekend.

Sukuk bonds utilised in construction of major highways in North-east Nigeria

The federal government says part of the N100 billion proceeds from the sovereign Sukuk bonds will be used to complete the ongoing dualisation of five sections of Kano-Maiduguri highways.

PTAD opens North-East zonal office in Yola

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, (PTAD), has opened North-East zonal office, in Yola the Adamawa state capital, to bring its service closer to pensioners in the region.
Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says Senate President Bukola Saraki slowed down the progress of the All Progressives Congress (APC)

Boko Haram: Nigeria yet to take delivery of Tucano aircraft

The Federal Government says it is yet to take delivery of any of the 12 A-29 Super Tucano Attack Aircraft, being manufactured by an American aerospace contractor, Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC).
Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu

Adamu Adamu: World Bank provides $611 million to support Nigeria’s basic education

The minister of education, Adamu Adamu, on Thursday announced that the World Bank has provided a total of $611 million to support the Nigerian government in strengthening universal basic education.
The ongoing rehabilitation of Cham-Numan, Gombe-Yola 46.35 kilometres road in Adamawa has generated more than 2,000 direct and indirect employment for Nigerians since the rehabilitation of the road began.

Rehabilitation of Cham-Numan, Gombe-Yola roads generates over 2,000 jobs

The ongoing rehabilitation of Cham-Numan, Gombe-Yola 46.35 kilometres road in Adamawa has generated more than 2,000 direct and indirect employment for Nigerians since the rehabilitation of the road began.

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Rwanda seizes skin bleaching products worth $46,000

Rwandan authorities have seized skin bleaching products and other illegal products worth $46,000 in a joint operation conducted in different parts of the country, the Rwanda Investigation Bureau said on Friday.

Election: INEC concludes distribution of sensitive materials in Kogi

The Independent National Electoral Commission office in Lokoja, Kogi State, says it has concluded the distribution of sensitive materials for the Presidential and National Assembly elections to all the 21 local government areas of the state.

FIRS lifts restrictions on bank accounts of alleged tax defaulters

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has written to banks, directing them to lift the lien on tax defaulters’ bank accounts for 30 days.
Luigi Ventura

France probes sexual assault claim against Vatican envoy

French prosecutors said Friday they were investigating a sexual assault complaint made against the Vatican’s envoy to Paris in more unwelcome news for the Catholic church as it looks to turn the page on years of scandal.
[FILE] Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech before lighting a stylised-menorah during the start of Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights, in Ramat Gan in the suburbs of the Mediterranean coastal city of Tel Aviv on December 2, 2018. – Israeli police on December 2 recommended indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara for bribery and other offences, the third such move against the premier in recent months. Netanyahu immediately rejected the accusations, but the three cases against him have led to speculation that they could eventually force the long-serving prime minister to step down. (Photo by Jack GUEZ / AFP)

Israel denies Benjamin Netanyahu’s Holocaust comment in Poland

Israel has denied reports that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu implicated Poles in the Holocaust during World War II, in an incident that threatened to spark another major spat between the two countries.