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Buhari meets Osinbajo, Saraki, 4 Govs.; Receives Fayemi; ‘I’ll probe Fayose’s administration, says Ekiti Gov.-elect

  By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki and four All Progressives Congress (APC) governors at the State House, Abuja. The APC governors at the meeting included Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, Aminu Masari of Katsina, Abdul Aziz …

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President Buhari demands ICC’s action on corruption cases, illicit financial flows  

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday at The Hague called on the States Parties to support an International Criminal Court (ICC) with jurisdiction over serious cases of corruption and illicit financial flows by state actors. The President also assured the international community of a free, fair and peaceful 2019 general elections in …

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Nigeria welcomes Netherlands’ support on Lake Chad; Buhari meets Dutch CEOs; Lauds Nigerian professionals; Addresses ICC Tuesday 

In the course of his official visit to the Netherlands, President Muhammadu Buhari met with Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte, Monday at The Hague. The two leaders, according to a statement by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), discussed issues related to the fight against insurgency …

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Fayemi wins Ekiti governorship poll; PDP rejects reults; Buhari congratulates winner; I will restore Ekiti’s values, Fayemi assures 

By Idowu Ariwodola/ Ismaila Chafe/ Idowu Gabriel Dr Kayode Fayemi, a former Minister of Mines and Steel Development and candidate  of the All Progressives Congress(APC)  has won Saturday’s  governorship  election in Ekiti. Prof. Idowu Olayinka, the Chief Returning Officer for the election and Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, …

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How Osinbajo, Silicon Valley, Hollywood investors, US industry chieftains interacted, exchanged ideas on investment opportunities in Nigeria By Laolu Akande

*FG promises protection of intellectual property, investment For two days, American investors and chieftains from the technology and entertainment sectors of the US and indeed global economies took turns to listen and actively interact with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, and the Nigerian delegation drawn from the public and private …

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Dangote set to boost local tomato production in Nigeria …Signs 500 million Naira Investment Agreement with Katsina State to revive Songhai Project

The Group President/CE, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, on Thursday, July 5, 2018, signed an agreement with Katsina State Governor for reviving and upgrading the moribund Songhai project in Dutsinma town, under a 10-year lease agreement. The initiative which will see an initial investment of half a billion Naira by Dangote …

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Buhari to CAN leaders: We must collectively shame those stoking fires of ethnic, religious conflicts

  President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday rallied Christian leaders in the country to remain united and shame those stoking the fires of ethnic and religious conflicts in the country for their short-term political gains. Receiving members of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) from the 19 Northern States and Abuja led …

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No breakup in APC–Oshiomhole; We’re investigating membership of group-Publicity Secretary; Submit to rAPC – PDP tells Oshiomhole

  By Taiye Agbaje/ Emmanuel Mogbede The National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, on Thursday dismissed the report that the party has broken up. Oshiomhole reacted in an interview with newsmen shortly after a maiden meeting with the APC caucus in the House of Representatives that lasted …

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