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Freed Chibok school girls in the US are being used as slaves by NGOs – Minister of Women Affairs; Bring them back – Parents beg govt

BY ABDULLAHI ISAH, MAIDUGURI The parents of the Chibok school girls that were abducted over two years ago by suspected Boko Haram terrorists have called on the Federal Government not to allow their children believed to be schooling in the United States to become money making tools. Speaking shortly after …

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President Buhari at launch of National Re-Orientation Campaign; Hands over Message of CHANGE

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday, September 8, 2016 attended the launch of the National Re-Orientation Campaign at the State House Conference Centre. The event was graced by top Federal Government functionaries, state governors and other distinguished personalities. Below are some pictures of those present at the historic occasion.

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Omotowa hands over NLNG Key to Attah; ‘Protect this jewel,’ he charges; We’re committed to construction of Train 7 – Attah

The leadership transition at Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) ended at the weekend in Abuja with the former Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Babs Omotowa handing-over the symbolic NLNG Key to his successor, Tony Attah. At a Farewell and Welcome Ceremony held in honour of the executives, the NLNG Key changed hands, …

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Sacked Mobil workers in Akwa Ibom demand N11.4 billion compensation; Appeal to Gov. Emmanuel to Save their Souls

Dennis Udoma Sacked Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited, MPNU, workers in Akwa Ibom state have demanded the payment of N11.4 billion Naira compensation as their terminal benefits. The affected workers numbering 1,444 were engaged as service contract staff by MPN and later laid off in 2012 without commensurate entitlements as contained …

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President Buhari presides over Council of State meeting; Shonekan, Abdulsalam, Jonathan, others present

President Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday, September 7, 2016, presided over the meeting of the Council of State at the Statehouse, Abuja. Among the members of the Council in attendance were former Military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, former Head of the Interim National Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan and immediate past …

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Nigeria will be great again says Buhari at Edo APC guber polls rally; State has potential to become another Lagos – Ambode

AGENE GODWIN Benin President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that the current economic recession in the country will soon be a thing of the past. President Buhari, who gave the assurances at the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship grand finale rally at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the …

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Minister seeks partnership with NLNG on National Re-orientation Campaign

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has commended the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited for promoting creativity through the NLNG Literature Prize and urged the organization to extend similar gesture to the Federal Government’s National Re-orientation Campaign, tagged ‘Change Begins with Me”, to be launched on …

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President Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring Nigerian youths into entrepreneurship; Mark: “I was blown away by their talent”

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. Receiving the internet entrepreneur in the State House, President Buhari said the various …

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President Buhari visits Osun to celebrate 25 years of state’s creation; Govs. Ambode, Shettima, Ajimobi grace occasion

President Muhammadu Buhari visited Osun State and commissioned the Osogbo Government High School Osun in celebration of Osun at 25 years anniversary on September 1, 2016. Besides Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Governor of the State of Osun, the Governors of Lagos, Oyo and Borno states and many other dignitaries were on …

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Bauchi APC crisis: President Buhari listens to Gov. Abdullahi Abubakar; Presides over Federal Executive Council meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday August 31, 2016, received the Governor of Bauchi state in the State House Abuja. It is believed that the visit has to do with the crisis rocking the state chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The crisis has pitched the governor and his supporters …

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Dangote and world star musician, BONO, escape protesters in Maiduguri; Opposition politicians are to blame – Govt.

BY ABDDULLAHI ISAH, MAIDUGURI Few hours after of a business mogul Alhaji Aliko Dangote and a world popular musician, Mr. Paul David Hewson ( BONO) visited Bakassi Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, hundreds of aggrieved IDPs from the camp went on rampage protesting and …

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Ease of doing business: Nigeria will be among top 100 countries by 2019 – President Buhari; Assures: More resources will be voted for agriculture in 2017

Nigeria will be one of the most attractive and easiest places to do business in the world by 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Sunday in Nairobi, Kenya. Speaking at a plenary session on “Dialogue with the Private Sector” at the sixth Tokyo International Conference for African Development (TICAD VI), …

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Nigeria’ll achieve full rehabilitation of Boko Haram victims, President Buhari tells world leaders in Nairobi

Nigeria will diligently ensure full rehabilitation of victims of Boko Haram and find lasting solutions to combat threats of terrorism in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari, said Saturday in Nairobi, Kenya. Speaking at the opening of the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI), President Buhari, according to …

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President Buhari congratulates NBA on inauguration of new Executives; Departs Abuja for Kenya

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on the inauguration of its new executive led by Mr. Abubakar Balarabe Mahmoud (SAN) at the 2016 Annual General Conference of the Association held in Port-Harcourt. President Buhari who has left Abuja to attend an international conference on African development …

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