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We are working hard to address needs of Internally Displaced Persons in Nigeria – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday assured the international community that his administration was already implementing several people-oriented programmes to meet the humanitarian needs of the over two million internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Nigeria. The President, who disclosed this at the High-Level Summit on “Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants” …

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Why we kill, blow up pipelines – Niger Delta Avengers of Imo State; Gov. Okorocha grants more than 1000 of them pardon; Assures on security

More than 1000 militants, who have been operating in the Ohaji/Egbema and Oguta oil producing areas of Imo state under the aegis of the Niger Delta Avengers of Imo state allegedly responsible for the killings, blowing of oil pipelines and carrying out of other heinous crimes in the area, on …

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Permanent solution coming to Apapa gridlock -Ambode …Implementation to commence in few weeks, Says NPA MD

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday expressed confidence in the ongoing efforts to permanently resolve traffic congestion in the Apapa axis due to activities at the Port, just as he restated his administration’s commitment to restore the glory of the area. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the Lagos …

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Make Nigeria great again, President Buhari charges NYSC members in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, called on Nigerian youths to make Nigeria great again through pursuit of knowledge, patriotism and commitment to values that promote national unity. Receiving over 100 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members serving in Daura local government area, in his residence, President Buhari …

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Salah Homage: President Buhari receives Gov. El-Rufai, Pastor Tunde Bakare, Akeem Bello-Osagie, others in Daura Katsina residence.

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, received some notable Nigerians in his Daura, Katsina residence who came to pay him the Salah homage. Among these personalities were Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, Pastor Tunde Bakare, Chairman of Etisalat, Mr Akeem Bello-Osagie and the CEO of the Center …

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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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