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U.S. greets Buhari on reelection

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has congratulated the people of Nigeria on a successful presidential election, and President Buhari on his re-election. Secretary Pompeo commended all Nigerians who participated peacefully in the February 23 Presidential and National Assembly elections and condemned those whose acts of violence harmed Nigerians and the

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INEC has explanation to make on polls postponement – Buhari

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) owed Nigerians detailed explanation for its decision to delay the general election, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday in Abuja. Speaking at the All Progressives Congress (APC) emergency caucus meeting at the party secretariat, President Buhari said: ‘‘Definitely, the reasons such incompetence manifested have to be

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Presidency to Obasanjo: Get well soon

OPINION—The sixteen-page letter the former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, wrote to President Muhammadu Buhari and released this afternoon is the last push by desperate politicians who can’t handle the President politically and have resorted to subterfuge. Our first message to the former President is that he needs a good doctor for

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Garba Shehu

‘Presidential report on AfCFTA to be ready Jan 2019’

The Presidential Steering Committee on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Impact and Readiness Assessment will present its recommendations to President Muhammadu Buhari in January 2019. Nigeria has not yet signed the AfCFTA agreement, which seeks to remove all forms of restrictions to trade and investment flows within the African

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Abuja International Airport

PHOTO: Buhari commissions new terminal of Abuja Int’l Airport

The newly built terminal of the Abuja International Airport was commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday. Present at the occasion were Chairman Senate Committee on Aviation Senator Adamu Aliero, SGF Boss Mustapha, Minister of State Aviation Hadi Sirika, Minister of Labour Chris Ngige among others. Photo Credit: Presidency

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Death of Alex Badeh, sad and unfortunate – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the killing of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd) as “very sad and unfortunate.” The President commiserates with the family of the late four-star general, his friends and professional colleagues in the military, and the people and government of Adamawa State. Noting

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Buhari visits Kaduna, vows to punish perpetrators of killings

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, in Kaduna, said the Federal Government will take strongest measures possible to punish perpetrators of the latest killings in Kaduna. During a condolence visit to the State, President Buhari expressed profound sadness at the recent tragic loss of lives and property in Kasuwan Magani and the unrest

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Buhari: I wish we had fixed infrastructure when we had money

With the humongous resources at the disposal of Nigeria between 1999 and 2014, it is sad that infrastructure went to rot completely within the same period, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. Receiving the outgoing British High Commissioner to Nigeria, His Excellency, Paul Arkwright, in a farewell audience at State House, Abuja,

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Buhari orders military crackdown on bandits in Zamfara

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a military crackdown on criminals operating in rural communities in Zamfara State, following fresh attacks on some communities in Shinkafi and Maradun Local Government Areas. In a statement made public on Wednesday by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the

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Corruption

Corruption: Who Will Get The Damn Job Done?

I cover my face in shame sharing this. Nigeria, a nation with huge resources is clogged in the wheels of corruption. Apparently, we all knew that APC as a party may not deliver the goodies, but some of us rooted for President Muhammadu Buhari as a promising individual contender that

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