Presidency denies media report on board appointments

The Presidency has denied media reports that President Muhammadu Buhari would conclude the appointments of members of the boards and agencies of federal government in January, 2017. “We wish to

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Why I cancelled my trip to Bauchi — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Bauchi scheduled to take place December 29 has been postponed arising from the prevailing weather conditions in the country, Senior Special Assistant to President on

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Prompt News Online publisher loses mother

Madam Sariyu Oyetunji, the mother of the Publisher of Prompt News Online newspaper, is dead. She died at about 11.00am on Thursday in her residence at Ologuneru, Ibadan, Oyo State.

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Police foil attempt to bomb third mainland bridge, arrest suspect

The Police in Lagos have arrested and detained a suspected militant who confessed to planning to bomb the popular third mainland bridge in Lagos. Abiodun Amos, 43, was picked up

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Army to present Shekau’s Qur’an, flag to Buhari

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday announced it had recovered Abubakar Shekau’s Qur’an and flag from Camp Zero, the Boko Haram’s Headquarters in Sambisa forest. The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya

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Nigeria won’t let down Guinea Bissau – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday assured that Nigeria would not let down Guinea Bissau in its quest for political stability. Receiving the Prime Minister of Guinea Bissau, Umar El-Mukhtar Sissoco-Embola,

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Demise of Prof Herbert Onitiri, national loss – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the passage of a renowned professor of economics and elder statesman, Herbert Onitiri, describing it as “a national loss.” In a statement issued by his

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Buhari mourns Senator Francis Okpozo

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the government and people of Delta State over the death of Chief Francis Okpozo, a Second Republic senator and member of the Board of

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Boko Haram suspect, who fled Sambisa, arrested in Lagos

The Nigerian Army has announced the arrest of one of the terrorists who fled Sambisa Forest and escaped to Lagos. The Chief of Army Staff,  Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai,  said

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Governors, political leaders congratulate Buhari, military on takeover of Sambisa forest

Leaders across the political spectrum have been calling President Muhammadu Buhari, to congratulate him and the leadership of the armed forces following the takeover of the Sambisa Forest from the

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