Buhari marks 74th birthday with 74 pigeons

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday celebrated his 74th birthday at a colourful ceremony held at the forecourt of the State House, Abuja. A special birthday parade and inspection of the

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President Buhari’s Statement, 50TH ECOWAS Summit, Abuja

50TH ORDINARY SESSION OF THE ECOWAS SUMMIT OF HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT, 17 DECEMBER 2016, ABUJA, NIGERIA. WELCOME STATEMENT BY H.E MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF

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Buhari celebrates Pope Francis at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulatesd Pope Francis as he celebates his 80th birthday on Saturday. “The President joins the Roman Catholic Church in particular, and Christendom in general, in celebrating

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UN confirms Amina Mohammed as Deputy Secretary-General

The United Nations has  announced Nigeria’s Environment Minister, Amina Mohammed, as the new Deputy Secretary-General. New Secretary-General, António Guterres, made the announcement on Thursday. Guterres made the announcement through the

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Governors urge Buhari to re-visit Oronsaye report on reduction of agencies

State governors have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to reduce the number of Federal Government agencies to further cut the cost of governance. The governors held that there was an

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Buhari urges Nigerian military to construct more equipment

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Lagos pledged the continuous support of the Federal Government to equip the military, while urging ingenuity in complementing the government’s efforts by looking inwards to

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UN Empower Women nominates 21 Nigerians as Champions for Change

The Project Director of Cal-maji Foundation, Miss Faith A.C. Ayegba, has been appointed as one of the United Nations Women Empower Champions in the 2016/2017 Champion for Change Initiative. Ayegba,

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Trump unveils Bayo Ogunlesi as ecomomic adviser

U.S. President-elect, Donald Trump, on Wednesday unveiled Nigerian-born U.S.-based Bayo Ogunlesi as a member of his Strategic and Policy Forum charged with advising the president on economic matters. According to

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Sack, prosecute Babachir Lawal over IDP funds, Senate tells Buhari

… ‘Its all nonsense’, SGF reacts The Senate on Wednesday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to sack and ensure the prosecution of embattled Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir

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EFCC re-arraigns Ladoja over N4.7bn alleged fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has re-arraigned a former Governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja for an alleged fraud of N4.7 billion. Ladoja was re-arraigned alongside an associate, Waheed

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