Tag: President Muhammadu Buhari

Debts, salaries take 52.6% as FG budgets N13.08tn for 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari , laying the 2021 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly in Abuja on Thursday (8/10/20). Photo: Olatunji Obasa Govt  plans N4.28tn new borrowings,…

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ECOWAS Demands 12-month Interim Govt in Mali, restoration of full constitutional government

  The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has demanded the installation of an interim government in Mali to be headed by a civilian or retired military officer for…

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NERC: Buhari orders mass metering,No tariff increase

  The President,  Muhammadu Buhari, has ordered operators in the power sector to carry out mass metering of unmetered customers nationwide, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission announced on Wednesday night.…

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Nigeria food Inflation Accelerates to 15.5% from 15.2%,consumer price rose 12.8% in July from a year earlier

Nigerian inflation accelerated for the 11th straight month in July as a weakened currency and continued border closures drove up food prices. Consumer prices climbed 12.8% from a year earlier, compared…

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President Buhari’s Daughter, Hanan, To Wed Special Adviser To Ex-Lagos Governor And Minister Of Works, Fashola

Hanan, one of the daughters of President Muhammadu Buhari, is set to marry Mohammed Turad, a special adviser to former Lagos State governor and current Minister of Works, Babatunde Fashola.…

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Bola Onadele: Newly signed CAMA bill will position Nigeria as a powerful destination of capital

FMDQ Securities Exchange has revealed that the new Companies and Allied Matters Bill 2020, that was recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari, would reposition Nigeria as a powerful…

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To Strenthen Economic Ties, Nigeria, US sign air transport agreement

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday agreed to an air transport agreement between Nigeria and the United States at its weekly virtual meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.…

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Five West African Presidents Storm Mali to Resolve Political Crisis

Five West African heads of state descended on Mali to try and resolve a political crisis that is destabilizing the region. Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara and his counterparts from Senegal,…

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Presidency replies Senate over call for resignation of Service Chiefs

The Nigerian Presidency has responded to a point of order by the Senate arm calling for the sack of Service Chiefs of the country, saying the power lies with the…

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I’m a refuge in govt house – Ex-NDDC boss Joi Nunieh cries out

Joy Nunieh, embattled former interim Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), on Thursday, cried out over perceived victimisation, disclosing that she is now a refuge in Rivers State…

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