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President Buhari to security chiefs: Nigerian lives, property must be protected

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Jos directed security chiefs in the country to remain vigilant and ensure the protection of lives and property in the country. Speaking at an interactive session with stakeholders in Plateau State in the aftermath of the recent killings in some communities, the President urged traditional …

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National Assembly distorted budget to further increase their allocation for Constituency projects – Presidency

  By Ismaila Chafe The Presidency has reiterated President Muhammadu Buhari’s reservation over the distorted 2018 budget by the National Assembly, saying he only signed the document in the spirit of compromise. According to Buhari’s Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in a statement in Abuja on Friday, the President …

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Budget 2018: National Assembly replies President Buhari, says they ought to be commended

The President’s Budget Speech: Our Response, by the National Assembly   GENTLEMEN OF THE PRESS. 1.          We appreciate the fact that the 2018 Appropriations Law which was passed by the National Assembly on May 16th, 2018 was signed by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018. 2.          In his speech at …

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Eagles 2- Iceland 0: Wild jubilations across the world; Buhari, Ekweremadu, others hail; Why we won – Rohr; Why we lost – Iceland Coach

The Super Eagles resurgence with two Ahmed Musa goals in the second half to beat Iceland 2-0 and move from bottom to second place in Group D at Russia 2018 has elicited wild jubilations across the world among Nigerians and supporters of the team. Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari, in Abuja, congratulated …

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Why we cannot investigate Obasanjo’s $16 billion power project – Sagay

 Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has said his committee cannot investigate the failed $16 billion National Integrated Power Project carried out during former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration. Recall that Buhari had sometime in May hinted on probing Obasanjo over the failed $16 …

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Atiku visits Fayose, canvasses support for PDP candidate *As his nationwide consultations gather speed

Former Vice President and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) frontline presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday visited Ekiti State for a strategic review meeting with Governor Ayodele Fayose where he also rallied support for Prof. Kolapo Olusola, the PDP governorship candidate in the State in the July 14 Governorship election. A …

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Windstorm, downpour, wreak havoc in Bauchi metropolis; Wife, children of NAN Correspondent escape death

  By Mohammed Ahmed Kaigama/ Amina Ahmed Heavy rainfall and windstorm on Saturday destroyed property in Bauchi metropolis, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Although there were reports of injuries, the authorities are yet to ascertain whether or not some people had lost their lives. The downpour, which started …

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