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30 years after, President Buhari signs amended Companies and Allied Matters Bill 

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja assented to the Companies and Allied Matters Bill, 2020 recently passed by the National Assembly. The President’s action on this important piece of legislation, therefore, repealed and replaced the extant Companies and Allied Matters Act, 1990, introducing after 30 years, several corporate legal innovations …

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Alaigbo Development Foundation condemns massacre of Christians in Southern Kaduna; Urges Buhari to urgently intervene

A socio-cultural and economic group,  Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF), has unequivocally condemned what it described as the mindless massacre of Christians in Southern Kaduna by Fulani militants and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently intervene to stop the genocide. ADF, in a statement by its  Spokesman, Abia Onyike, said …

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Security challenges: You must rejig security strategy, Buhari tells Security Chiefs

By Ismaila Chafe Abuja, Aug. 4, 2020 President Muhammadu Buhari has again challenged the nation’s security chiefs to rejig their strategies in the ongoing battle against insurgency, banditry and other violent crimes in some parts of the country. The National Security Adviser (NSA) to the President, retired Maj-Gen. Babagana Mongonu, …

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Presidency berates Trade Union Congress over plan to protest corruption at NDDC, EFCC, others

The Nigerian presidency has berated the Trade Union Congress, TUC, over its plan to protest alleged widespread corruption in the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and some other government Agencies. A statement by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), …

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ECOWAS adopts declaration on Mali, as President Buhari urges acceptance of Government of National unity  

The ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government Monday adopted a Declaration towards settling the political crisis in Republic of Mali. During a virtual Extraordinary Session of the leaders of the sub-regional body, President Muhammadu Buhari appealed to government and people of Mali to consider recommendations of ECOWAS Special …

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Buhari names railways stations after prominent Nigerians; Jonathan, Saraki, Tinubu, Fashola, others listed

Following the conclusion of some rail projects in some states, with President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval, minister of transportation Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has named the railway stations along the Lagos -Ibadan corridor and others on the Itakpe /Ajaokuta /Aladja-Warri after some deserving Nigerian citizens. A statement by the ministry’s …

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 Remittances from Nigerians in diaspora hit $25bn as Buhari urges more active role in post-COVID-19 economic recovery   

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians in the Diaspora to actively participate in the country’s post-COVID-19 economic recovery efforts. In a video message to commemorate this year’s Diaspora Day, observed on July 25 of every year, President Buhari appealed to his compatriots, whose home remittances exceeded $25 billion annually in …

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