Tag: President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari Signs N10.8tn Revised Budget, Assures MDAs on Capital Votes

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja signed into law the revised 2020 budget of N10.8 trillion with an assurance that the government’s ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) will receive 50…

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Lawyer Sues Buhari, Senators Over Appointment Of New FCT Judges

An Abuja-based legal practitioner, Oladimeji Felix Ekengba, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari, the Senate, and others before a Federal High Court, Abuja over the alleged breach of Section 256(2) of…

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Gov Nyesom Wike to Ganduje: Your dollars won’t work in Edo

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party National Campaign Council for the Edo State Governorship Election, Governor Nyesom Wike, has said his Kano State counterpart, Abdullahi Ganduje, is the one…

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Buhari : Boko Haram’s attack on UN helicopter won’t be without consequences

The President,  Muhamadu Buhari, on Sunday, condemned what he called “the dastardly attack on UN aid helicopter in the Northeast on Saturday by the Boko Haram terrorists”. The Senior Special…

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Buhari Suspends NSITF Boss, Three Directors, Others

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate compulsory and indefinite suspension from office of the Managing Director/Chief Executive of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Mr. Adebayo Somefun, three…

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Buhari Nominates 41 Non-career Ambassadors

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent the names of 41 non-career ambassadorial nominees to the Senate for confirmation. The names of the nominees were read at Wednesday plenary by President of…

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Buhari Targets More Jobs With $2.8bn AKK Gas Pipeline

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday inaugurated $2.8 billion Abuja-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline Project, with disclosures that the contract would create jobs, enhance technology transfer and boost local manufacturing. Sharing the president’s…

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Buhari Appoints New Chief Personal Security Officer

President Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) has appointed Deputy Commissioner of Police, Aliyu Musa, as his Chief Personal Security Officer. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba…

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FG: Domestic Flights to Resume ‘as Soon as Practicable’

The federal government has okayed the resumption of domestic aviation services across the country “as soon as practicable” in line with local and international guidelines on COVID-19. The National Coordinator…

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Breaking: FG announces extension of phase 2 by 4 weeks, lifts ban on interstate travel

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the second phase of the eased lockdown by another 4 weeks with effect from Tuesday, June 30, 2020, to midnight of July…

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