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Buhari’s anti-graft war unspectacular, says Ezekwesili
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Buhari’s anti-graft war unspectacular, says Ezekwesili

PHOTO: ACPN Presidential candidate in an interview with Guardian TV on Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018. GuardianNigeria/Timileyin Omilana. Presidential aspirant, Oby Ezekwesili, on Wednesday, said that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done any spectacular work in his fight against corruption. While he was campaigning for presidency in 2015, Buhari’s manifesto was […]

N-Power to accommodate 1 million beneficiaries, says Osinbajo
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N-Power to accommodate 1 million beneficiaries, says Osinbajo

Osinbajo Nigeria’s vice president Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said government’s N-Power programme will be expanded to accommodate 1 million beneficiaries in the next phase in 2019. Osinbajo said it was important for more citizens to benefit from the social intervention programme to curb the growing rate of unemployment in the […]

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Farmers to pay five percent interest rate on government loans

The Nigerian Government said local farmers would pay five per cent interest rate for loans collected through the reforming of the Bank of Agriculture (BOA). Agriculture and rural development minister, Audu Ogbe who spoke at Town Hall meeting on Agriculture in Dutse, Jigawa State, said the interest rate was part […]

Buhari signs extradition law, FCT budget, others
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Buhari signs extradition law, FCT budget, others

[FILE PHOTO] Senior Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters (Senate) to the President, Ita Enang President Muhammadu Buhari has assented an extradition law consistent with extant protocols. His Senior Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang, stated yesterday in Abuja that his principal also signed into law the […]

Buhari’s Paris comments an insult to Nigeria, says Fani-Kayode
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Buhari’s Paris comments an insult to Nigeria, says Fani-Kayode

President Muhammadu Buhari delivers an address on “Illicit Financial Flows & Corruption: The Challenge of Global Governance”, at the opening ceremony of the Paris Peace Forum held at the Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris on Sunday, November 11, 2018. PHOTO: TWITTER/NIGERIAN PRESIDENCY A former Nigerian aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, […]

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PDP accuses Buhari of shielding Oshiomhole from being prosecuted

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has accused Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari of shielding the chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole from being prosecuted over allegations of corruption. Oshiomhole was reportedly interrogated for nine hours by the Department of State Service (DSS) after he was accused of […]

People doubting Buhari’s certificate have run out of ideas – Femi Adesina
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People doubting Buhari’s certificate have run out of ideas – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina (left) shakes President Muhammadu Buhari after his return from his first medical trip to London on March 10, 2017. PHOTO: FACEBOOK/FEMI ADESINA The Presidency Sunday said the controversies surrounding the issuance of an attestation of result to President Muhammadu Buhari was the handwork of people who have “run […]

Atiku free to apply for US visa, says Gbenga Daniel
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Atiku free to apply for US visa, says Gbenga Daniel

[FILE PHOTO] Former Anambra State governor Peter Obi, former Nigerian vice president and the presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar and the director-general of his campaign organisation and former governor of Ogun State Gbenga Daniel on Friday, October 12, 2018. PHOTO: ATIKU CAMPAIGN ORGANISATION Director General […]

Night market resumes in Kaduna as government relaxes curfew
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Night market resumes in Kaduna as government relaxes curfew

Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai PHOTO: TWITTER/GOVERNOR KADUNA Kaduna State government on Wednesday told residents they are free to move around their environments to engage in their legitimate businesses except for hours between 10:00 pm and 5:00 am. Kaduna was under an attack on Friday, October 9, that claimed the […]

Buhari advises El-Rufai on solution to Kaduna crisis
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Buhari advises El-Rufai on solution to Kaduna crisis

Buhari welcomed by a girl and Governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-Rufai as the President arrives Kaduna to meet religious leaders. Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday advised Kaduna state Governor Nasir El Rufai that equality of opportunity, the creation of jobs and upholding law and order would prevent further […]

Buhari meets Kaduna religious leaders amidst uneasy calm
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Buhari meets Kaduna religious leaders amidst uneasy calm

Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will today meet with religious, traditional leaders and other stakeholders in Kaduna state. This is an attempt to stem the prevailing uneasy calm in the state following the gruesome murder of the paramount ruler of the Adara, the Agom Adara, Maiwada […]

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PDP reacts to Buhari’s certificate saga

Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Friday challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to submit his academic credentials to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ahead of the 2019 general election. “We charge President Muhammadu Buhari to show proof of his vaunted integrity by presenting his academic documents if he has any, […]

I’ve fulfilled my promises to Nigerians, says Buhari
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I’ve fulfilled my promises to Nigerians, says Buhari

Buhari With the 2019 elections forthcoming, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said he has fulfilled his promise of conquering terrorism and insecurity in the country. Buhari, as a candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2015 campaigned on three focal points of fighting against corruption, reviving economy […]

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PDP accuses Buhari of being insensitive to sufferings of Nigerians

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari of being insensitive to the “sufferings” of Nigerians. Buhari had on Monday in Lagos said Nigerians “who feel they have another country may choose to go” elsewhere. “What I said long ago in 1984 is still valid today. We have […]

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Ambode confident of Buhari, Sanwo-Olu victory in 2019

Lagos state governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said he is confident of victory for president Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate Babajide-Sanwo-Olu in next year’s general election at state and federal levels. Ambode lost the APC governorship primaries in Lagos State to Sanwo-Olu in October. Despite […]

How Nigerian elite influences sack of corrupt officials – Osinbajo
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How Nigerian elite influences sack of corrupt officials – Osinbajo

[FILE PHOTO] Vice Prseident Yemi Osinbajo Nigeria’s vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said whenever he wants to sack a public official found to be corrupt, calls from religious and political leaders reach him not to do so. Despite this claim by the Nigerian vice-president, it will be recalled that he […]