Buhari to address 77th UN General Assembly today

President Muhammadu Buhari will today, (Wednesday) be the first speaker to address the 77th UN General Assembly, which is the second day of the General Debate. The Nigerian President were among world leaders that attended the opening of the General Debate of the 77th UN General Assembly on Tuesday. He will deliver Nigeria’s statement around 9 a.m. (around 2 p.m. Nigerian time) to other world …

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Buhari to launch Nigeria’s integrated national financing framework in New York

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, 23rd September 2022, launch Nigeria’s Integrated National Financing Framework (INFF) for Sustainable Development on the margins of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA77) in New York. According to Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President of Media and Publicity, Nigeria’s INFF was proposed within the broader Addis Ababa Action Agenda as a planning and …

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Buhari Plans To Visit Imo State Again

President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to pay a working visit to Imo State on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, to commission the two signature road projects of the 3-R administration. The president will as well commission the newly reconstructed Imo State House of Assembly Complex. Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State disclosed this to newsmen through a press release signed by his Chief Press Secretary and …

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Former Nigerian President, Jonathan Visits Abuja For Buhari (Photos)

Former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan was at the State House, Abuja on Wednesday to visit President Muhammadu Buhari. Jonathan visited the president as the Chairman of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Special Envoy to Mali. He came to brief Buhari about the development of ECOWAS’ mission in Mali and other places. Buhari receives former president in AbujaThe former president was appointed by the …

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$23Million Abacha Loot: SERAP writes Buhari, calls for publication of agreement with US to ensure transparency

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has written to President Muhammadu Buhari on the recent repatriation of $23 million stolen by the late General Sani Abacha. The United States government last week signed an agreement with the Federal Government to return the money to Nigeria. SERAP urged Buhari, Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) to provide a copy of the …

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2023:“Why I parted ways with President Buhari – Peter Obi’s running mate, Baba-Ahmed opens up

The Labour Party, LP, presidential running mate, Datti Baba-Ahmed has opened up on why he parted ways with President Muhammadu Buhari. Baba-Ahmed and Buhari were once members of the defunct Congress for Progressives Change, CPC. He was elected in 2011 to represent Kaduna North Senatorial District under the defunct party. However, Baba-Ahmed said he parted ways with Buhari due to a change in ideology. He …

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ASUU vs Buhari govt: Why lecturers should be paid – PFN

The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to resolve the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. PFN said the Federal Government should pay striking lecturers because the industrial action is avoidable. Cosmas Ilechukwu, PFN National Secretary, made the appeal in Lagos while addressing journalists. Ilechukwu said the government should prioritise the education of Nigerians, stressing that …

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ASUU strike: Nigerians blast Buhari for gifting 10 luxury cars worth N1.1bn to Niger Republic

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Wednesday, came under heavy criticism over the approval of N1, 145,000,000 for the purchase and supply of 10 Toyota Land Cruiser vehicles to Niger Republic. The revelation was made by an investigative journalist, David Hundeyin, who tweeted that he obtained a document from the Budget Office in Nigeria which showed that the President made the approval for …

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Count Me Out Of Plot To Impeach Buhari – Senator Sankara

Danladi Sankara, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Information and National Orientation, has given his opinion on calls for President Muhammadu Buhari’s impeachment. Daily Trust reports that the senator has dissociated himself from the plot to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari. Senator Sankara, who represents Jigawa North West in the upper red chamber, also dismissed a report, linking him to a purported plot by some senators to …

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Bandits attack presidential guards after threat to kidnap Buhari, El-rufai

Hours after terrorists threatened to abduct President Muhammadu Buhari and Kaduna Governor Nasir el’Rufai in a viral video, troops of the Guards Brigade have been ambushed by armed bandits in Abuja. Three soldiers were wounded during the attack, which has thrown residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) into a panic. The bandits were headed to the Nigerian Law School in Bwari when they ran …

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ASUU strike: Buhari instructs Ngige to hands off negotiation

University teachers won a major battle yesterday as the government plan to meet most of their demands. Minister of Education Mallam Adamu Adamu got marching orders from President Muhammadu Buhari to end the industrial actions by university-based unions. The President also directed the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, to hands off negotiations with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Ngige’s role …

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Buhari, Tinubu, Sanwo-Olu, Akeredolu mourn Ex-APC women leader, Kemi Nelson

President Muhammadu Buhari, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, his Ondo State counterpart, Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Bola Tinubu have commiserated with the Nelson family over the demise of a frontline politician and advocate of the womenfolk, Chief Kemi Nelson. Buhari in a statement yesterday by his spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu, also sent condolences to …

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President Buhari sends message to Osinbajo after his leg surgery

Nigeria’s number one man, President Muhammadu Buhari has reached out to Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo. The President sent a get well message to Osinbajo following his surgery. President Buhari via a tweet by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina wished Professor Osinbajo a speedy and full recovery. Adesina in his verified twitter [email protected] wrote: “President Buhari sends best wishes to VP Yemi Osinbajo after …

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2023: How Tinubu emerged flagbearer in APC – Buhari

Nigeria’s number one man, President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura, Katsina State, talked about how Bola Ahmed Tinubu emerged as the flagbearer of the APC. The President, on Saturday, said the process that led to the election of former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was purely democratic and a reflection of the will of party …

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Ngige is misinforming Buhari about strike, ASUU president reacts to Buhari’s “enough is enough” comment

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has accused Labour and Employment Minister Chris Ngige of misinforming President Muhammadu Buhari on its ongoing strike. ASUU said Buhari would not have made his Monday ”Enough is enough” comment on the strike if he had been briefed on the outcomes of negotiation by the Ministry of Education. The union said it was not aware of the sum …

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