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Ex-President Jonathan, ECOWAS Special Envoy on Mali crisis, briefs President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday received his immediate predecessor in office, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, at State House, Abuja. Dr Jonathan, who is Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS Special Envoy to the Republic of Mali, briefed Buhari on the political situation in the West African country, as corollary to efforts …

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Obi hails Adesina’s exoneration, throws weight behind second term as AfDB President

The exoneration of African Development Bank (AfDB) President, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, by an Independent Review Panel set up to investigate allegations of ethical wrongdoings leveled against him, is a welcome development which paves the way for his second term as President of the Bank. Vice Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic …

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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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 Ex-President Jonathan briefs Buhari on mission to Mali; ECOWAS countries to consult on crisis 

President Muhammadu Buhari will consult with key leaders of Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, countries in order to find a solution to the crisis rocking Republic of Mali. The President made the pledge Tuesday while receiving reports from ECOWAS Special Envoy to Mali, former President Goodluck Jonathan. The …

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Magu probe: There are no sacred cows – Presidency; Buhari writes Ramaphosa on Africa Anti-Corruption Day

The Presidency has said that in the ongoing anti-corruption war of the Muhammadu Buhari government, there are no sacred cows, noting that the investigation of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is evidence of this stance. This is as President Muhammadu Buhari has written to …

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Oramah’s re-election as Afreximbank President reward for hard work, says Obi

Vice Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Mr. Peter Obi, has described the re-election of Prof. Benedict Oramah as the President of African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), as an obvious reward for hard work. In a press release on Thursday, Obi congratulated Prof. Benedict Oramah, saying …

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Facebook Launches “My Digital World” to meet digital literacy needs in Nigeria, other African countries

  June 15, 2020 Today, Facebook announced the launch of “My Digital World”, a programme designed to equip the youth and general public across Sub-Saharan Africa with digital skills needed to navigate the digital world. My Digital World is a consolidation of all Facebook digital literacy programs including Safe Online …

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