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Support Nigeria’s efforts to resettle IDPs, President Buhari urges OIC; Welcomes IDB’s financing offer

President Muhammadu Buhari said Thursday in Mecca that the Federal Government will welcome support from the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for its ongoing efforts to rehabilitate parts of the country affected by the Boko Haram insurgency. According to statements by Garba Shehu, SSA to the President on Media & …

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We’ll urgently develop agriculture and other sectors to overcome harsh effects of lower oil prices – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari said late Tuesday in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, that his administration was fully committed to increasing the productivity of Nigeria’s agriculture and solid minerals sectors to save the nation from the harsh effects of lower crude oil prices. Speaking at a meeting with leading members of the Council …

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Stephanie Linus’ DRY wins Programmers’ Award at the Pan African Film Festival, USA

Stephanie Linus’ movie ‘DRY’ has recorded another feat. The movie has won the Programmers’ Award for Narrative Feature at the recently concluded Pan African Film Festival in Los Angeles, USA. This award was given alongside other prestigious awards to film makers from across the world whose movies were screened at …

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Oil price stability high on agenda as President Buhari visits Saudi Arabia, Quatar

President Muhammadu Buhari will begin a week-long official visit to Saudi Arabia and Qatar, Monday, February 22, 2016. The President, who will be accompanied by a high-powered Federal Government delegation, including the Minister of State (Petroleum) and Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC), Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, …

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