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At UN meeting: Mohammed celebrates Nigerian women appointed into global positions; Fetes Minister, SSA to Mrs Buhari, Governors’ wives, others

  By Prudence Arobani Ms Amina Mohammed, UN Deputy Secretary-General, has expressed excitement at the appointment of Nigerian women into global leadership positions. Mohammed spoke at a dinner organised for the Nigerian delegation to the 62nd UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) at the Nigeria House, New York, …

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Abducted Dapchi school girls: President Buhari visits Yobe State; Presidential visit renewed our hopes – Parents

By Mohammed Mamman President Muhammadu Buhari was on a sympathy visit to Yobe State over abduction of 110 school girls from Dapchi on 14th Mar 2018. While in the state, he visited Government Girls Science and Technical College Dapchi, interacted with parents of the abducted girls and gave assurances that …

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Dapchi girls will be rescued, President Buhari assures

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Damaturu, Yobe State capital assured Nigerians and the international community that the missing 101 Dapchi girls will be rescued or released. Speaking at a meeting in Government House Yobe, attended by government officials, security and intelligence chiefs, community and religious leaders, President Buhari, according …

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President Buhari to US Secretary of State: Why we’re being careful on rescue of Chibok/Dapchi school girls

Nigeria prefers to have schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram from Chibok and Dapchi back alive, and that is why it has chosen negotiation, rather than military option, says President Muhammadu Buhari. Receiving the American Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, in audience at State House, Abuja, Monday, President Buhari added, according …

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Why is Obasanjo so interested in developments in PDP? Gov. Wike asks, says ‘No governor can hijack the structures of PDP’

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that no single governor can hijack the  structures  of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), saying those making insinuations to that effect are economical with the truth. Speaking during a special  appearance on Channels Television Sunrise Daily at the Government House, Port …

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We’ll arrest vicious cycle of violence in Nigeria, says President Buhari; 4,000 IDPs from Benue taking refuge in Plateau-Gov Lalong

By Peter Amine  President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his commitment to arrest the cycle of violence that has engulfed some parts of the country. Speaking Thursday in Jos, Plateau State at a Town Hall meeting in the course of his two-day official visit to the state, President Buhari who also …

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With right leadership, Africa’s drive to entrench democracy on course – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Accra, the capital of Ghana, said with the right leadership and implementation of public policies, Africa’s drive to eradicate poverty and entrench democracy is on course. In his speech at Ghana’s 61st Independence anniversary celebration at the Independence Square in Accra, President Buhari, according to …

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We’ll strengthen traditional institutions to resolve herdsmen, farmers crises – President Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Jalingo, Taraba State, said the Federal Government will continue to strengthen relations with traditional institutions in the country in order to find lasting solutions to the herdsmen and farmers crises. President Buhari, accompanied by Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State, according to a statement …

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