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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Senate rejects Magu’s nomination as EFCC boss

After months of delay and suspence, the Senate has rejected the nomination of Ibrahim Magu as substative Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The Upper Chamber blamed

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We had no time for academics in military days, only wars and coups – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the leadership of the Nigerian military for the intellectual transformation of the officer corps. Speaking at a ceremony for the decoration of two senior officers

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Buhari presents N7.298trn 2017 budget

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presented a N7.298 trillion 2017 budget to the joint session of the National Assembly. The 2017 appropriation tagged, “Budget of Recovery and Growth,” was premised

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Buhari in Gambia to hold talks with Jammeh

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Banjul, capital of The Gambia on Tuesday morning to meet with the country’s President, Yahya Jammeh, who lost the presidential election penultimate week. The Nigerian leader,

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Buhari has not sacked Defence Chief, Naval Chief – Presidency

The Presidency on Monday denied report that President Muhammad Buhari has relieved the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin, and the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe

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Nigeria’s Environment Minister to be confirmed UN Deputy Secretary General

Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, is set to be appointed as the Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations. An official statement is expected to confirm her new UN position.

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President Buhari’s 2016 Eid-el- Maulud message to the nation

Dear Compatriots, Again the calendar of life has brought us into another period of celebration, and deep reflection. Celebration, because we are marking the birth of Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be

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