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Buhari and Ooni of Ife, Oba Ogunwusi

Oba Ogunwusi: South-west does not want war

Speaking on behalf of other traditional leaders in the region, he revealed that the challenge in the southwestern part of the country is real as most rural communities have been occupied by strange people.
Imam Abubakar Abdullahi, right, when he earned the Ahmadu Bello Merit award earlier this year

President Buhari urges religious leaders emulate Imam Abdullahi after US honour

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed delight over the International Religious Freedom Award conferred on Imam Abubakar Abdullahi of Nigeria by the U.S. Department of State.
Timothy Olawale - Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA)

NECA: Signing of AfCFTA an error

The raging controversies over the signing of African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement by President Muhammadu Buhari got another big voice on Wednesday in person of the Director-General of Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), Mr Timothy Olawale.
L-R- Oshiomhole, Lawan, Buhari and Gbajabiamila at the event

Senate President Lawan, Speaker Gbajabiamila meet with President Buhari over insecurity

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met with the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, where issues of national interest were deliberated upon.
President Buhari at the event

President Buhari, ECOWAS Bank boss meet in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met behind closed doors with the President of ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID), Bashir Mamman Ifo.
President @MBuhari received members of Nigerian Medical Association @nmanigeria led by the new President, Dr Francis Adedayo Faduyile. 4

President Buhari: Security tops my agenda

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja said successes recorded in degrading terrorists in the North East will be extended to various parts of the country experiencing challenges.
President Buhari at the event

President Buhari: Critics of insecurity not patriotic

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday declared that those criticising insecurity in the country are not patriotic.
President Buhari at the event

President Buhari, NMA panel meet in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with the National Officers Committee (NOC) of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA).
The Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, on Thursday announced the appointment of Mr Yomi Odunuga as his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity.

Insecurity: Senate backs move to deploy troops on highways

The Senate has thrown its weight behind the idea mooted by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for the military to be deployed to the nation’s highways to stem growing insecurity.
L-R- Oshiomhole, Lawan, Buhari and Gbajabiamila at the event

In Pictures: President Buhari hosts National Assembly leadership

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has hosted the Leadership of the National Assembly to Dinner at the State House, Abuja.
President Buhari receiving Report of the Technical Advisory Committee on the Implementation of the National Minimum Wage in State House on 25th Mar 2019 2

President Buhari: Only tested, trusted will make my ministerial list

President Muhammadu Buhari says he will no longer nominate unknown persons for ministerial positions.
President Buhari receives Salah Homage in celebration of Eid El Filtri in State House on 4th June 2019 1

President Buhari: I will only appoint people I know

President Muhammadu Buhari says he will no longer nominate unknown persons for ministerial positions but only tested hands.

Governor Sanwo-Olu declares Lekki, Admiralty toll plaza free on Thursday

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has declared Thursday July 11, a toll free day during the morning and evening peak hours for vehicles plying the Lekki and Admiralty toll plaza in Lekki and Ikoyi.

Segun Awolowo: Nigeria’s zero oil plan targets $150 billion revenue

The Executive Director, Nigerian Export Promotion Council ( NEPC), Mr Segun Awolowo, says plans are on by the Council to raise 150 billion dollars revenue from sources outside the nation’s oil sector in the next 15 years.
PDP Chairman in Edo, Chief Dan Orbih

Edo PDP vows to sue Governor Obaseki if he cedes land for Ruga settlement

The Peoples Democratic Party, Edo State chapter, has vowed to drag Governor Godwin Obaseki to court if he cedes land for the planned Ruga settlement.
President Muhammadu Buhari has received the President of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Justice Chile Eboe-Osuji. 2

President Buhari explains support for ICC

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja said that Nigeria will continue to support the International Criminal Court (ICC) as much as possible to enable it fulfil its mandate.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with the Liberian President, George Weah.

President Buhari swears-in chairman, members of RMAFC

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday swore in the Chairman and thirty Commissioners of Revenue Mobilization, Allocation and Fiscal Commission at the State House.
President Buhari receives in courtesy visit Leaders of Afenifere in State House on 25th June 2019 5

Afenifere demands free education, security, jobs, others

Yoruba leaders on Tuesday renewed their call for true federalism as the recipe for peace and progress in Nigeria.

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National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), on Monday accused members of the Shiite group, Islamic Movement of Nigeria, of burning down two ambulances at the Agency’s Emergency Response and Ambulance Bays (ERABs) in Abuja.

NEMA: Shiites burnt down two quick response ambulances

National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), on Monday accused members of the Shiite group, Islamic Movement of Nigeria, of burning down two ambulances at the Agency’s Emergency Response and Ambulance Bays (ERABs) in Abuja.
Nigerian Stock Exchange NSE

NSE indices resume with 40% loss amid profit taking

Activities on the nation’s bourse opened for the week on Monday on downward posture, with crucial market indices shedding 0.40 per cent.
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita

Winifred Oyo-Ita: Unrealistic demands by labour unions hampering implementation of new minimum wage

The Federal Government has revealed that the new minimum wage of N30,000 is yet to be implemented in full across the board in the Federal Civil Service because of unrealistic demands of the labour unions.
Abba Kabir Yusuf

Tribunal: PDP tenders 241 exhibits against Governor Ganduje’s election

Abba Kabir-Yusuf, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the March 23 Governorship election in Kano State, on Monday, tendered 241 exhibits before the state Governorship Election Petition Tribunal.
Dr Gloria Obioh, Head of Department of Environmental Biotechnology and Bio- conservation Department, National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) stated this in an interview with newsmen.

Federal government set to deploy biogas for power generation

The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja affirmed its readiness to deploy biogas for electricity generation in the country.