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Buhari: plateau killings painful, regrettable

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the reported killings of innocent people in Plateau State is very painful and regrettable. He vowed that his administration would not rest until the murderers and sponsors are brought to justice. The President stated this on his Twitter handle; @MBuhari, on Sunday night in Abuja. The

2019: why Buhari deserves re-election – Ministers

Some Ministers on Thursday gave reasons why they believe President Muhammadu Buhari deserves to be re-elected in 2019. The ministers spoke at the opening of the International Press Institute (IPI) World Congress 2018 in Abuja tagged: Conversation with the Government of Nigeria’’ The Ministers of Finance, Interior, Information and Culture as well

Buhari signs 2018 budget

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Wednesday signed the N9.12 trillion 2018 appropriation bill into law. Buhari signed the budget at about 12 noon on Wednesday inside his office at the presidential villa Abuja. The two chambers of the National Assembly passed the 2018 budget on May 16, six months after it was

National Convention: APC disqualifies 19 aspirants

  Ahead of the All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention, its appeal committee headed by Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, said 19 aspirants have been disqualified He also said 18 persons petitioned the committee. The governor, while addressing journalists during the panel’s sitting on Saturday, said petitions were received against positions of National

FEC approves N185bn for 14 roads nationwide

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja approved N185.2billion for the rehabilitation, repairs and reconstruction of 14 roads across the country. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said this when he briefed State House correspondents on

Embrace opposition Buhari-Fani Kayode OBJ, IBB, Jonathan, others, not enemies

Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has  called on President Muhammadu Buhari to embrace opposition saying that the alleged plots by His administration to "silence" leaders if the PDP is dangerous to the Nation's democracy. He stated that the  ex-leaders, including former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan; former military President,

Buhari leaves for Morocco tomorrow

President Muhammadu Buhari will tomorrow 10 June embark on a two-day working visit to the Kingdom of Morocco. The visit, which is at the invitation of King Mohammed VI, will see the two leaders discuss socio-economic matters affecting their countries, following prior engagements in December 2016, during the official visit of

MKO Abiola is a dead man, cannot be made GCFR. Malaye tells Buhari

Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi West, has cautioned  President Muhammdu Buhari against his latest move of breaching the constitution in conferring Grand Commander of the Federal Republic (GCFR) on  MKO Abiola. Malaye said the acclaimed June 12 1993 presidential election winner is a dead man and no longer a Nigerian citizen. President

Buhari declares June 12 as new democracy day to honour Abiola

President Muhammadu Buhari in a surprise move Wednesday  declared  June 12 Nigeria’s Democracy and also announced Nigeria’s highest honour, Grand Commander of the Federal Republic, GCFR,  to the late businessman Moshood Kashimawo Abiola, winner of the election held on same date in 1993. The election, adjudged to be the freest and