Africa Initiative for Governance launches public sector scholarships

The Africa Initiative for Governance has on Monday issued a call for applications for its 2017 scholarships for a Masters Degree in Public Policy at the renowned Blavatnik School of

Read More

Njeri Kabeberi appointed as Greenpeace Africa Executive Director

Kenyan born Njeri Kabeberi, has been named as Executive Director for Greenpeace Africa after an extensive search for a combination of skills required to drive the organisation towards a people

Read More

FG releases 56th independence anniversary programme

The Federal Government has released 
the programme of events for the celebration of Nigeria’s 56th 
independence anniversary. According to a statement by the Director of Press in the Office
of the

Read More

We need you back home, Buhari tells Nigerian professionals in US

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday told a group of Nigerian professionals based in the United States of America to consider joining his administration to reposition the country. The professionals who

Read More

Northeast, Lake Chad in need of urgent global assistance – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the international community on the urgent need for humanitarian intervention in Nigeria’s North-East and the Lake Chad Basin. “It is time for collective global

Read More

Buhari orders ministers to take charge of North-East humanitarian situation

In a bid to effectively confront the humanitarian challenges in the north-eastern part of the country ravaged by Boko Haram activities, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a change in the

Read More

Recession: NEC okays sales of national assets

The National Economic Council (NEC) has endorsed measures put in place by the Economic Management Team (EMT) to steer the country out of the current recession including sales of national

Read More

Buhari signs Paris agreement on climate change

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his signing of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change has demonstrated Nigeria’s commitment to a global effort to reverse the effects of the negative

Read More

Nigeria to become most attractive business destination – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured potential investors that Nigeria would soon be one of the most attractive places to invest. The President gave this assurance to a large gathering of

Read More

Buhari hails economic relations with France, Switzerland

President Muhammadu Buhari has applauded the long history of economic relationship between Nigeria and France on the one hand, and Nigeria and Switzerland on the other. Speaking at separate bilateral

Read More