President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Daura, Katsina State, said University of Transportation, which will be the first in Africa, will provide technical skills, enhance managerial capacity and pave way for innovation in Nigeria’s transport system,...
From Malabo, Buhari makes another promise to Nigerians, this time, to begin construction of Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline
President Muhammadu Buhari Friday said that the Federal Government would soon commence the construction of the 600-kilometre Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline which would move gas from the Southern part of the country to the Nor
Aviation: Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari ratifies Beijing protocol 2010, Montreal protocol 2014
President Muhammadu Buhari has ratified the Protocol to Amend the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft (Hague Convention of 1971) (Beijing Protocol 2010).President Buhari also ratified the Protocol to...
Buhari admin did not blackmail Jonathan to support APC in Bayelsa but PDP pushed him to work against PDP, presidency says
The presidency in Nigeria has described as “false and irresponsible’’ reports that former president Goodluck Jonathan was blackmailed to support the governing party, APC, in recent Bayelsa state elections.Speaking to newsmen in...
Nigeria's Buhari vows to fight religious fundamentalism
I’m not an ethnic bigot going after Vice President osinbajo, Buhari explains reorganization at Nigeria presidency
President Muhammadu Buhari explained on Friday that he was not an ethnic bigot, lamenting that it was unfortunate his recent sacks and appointments were given an ethnic coloration.Mr. Buhari explained that the...
Nigerian presidency welcomes the explanation of the Supreme Court ruling dismissing PDP’s appeal on Buhari’s re-election
In a statement by Garba Shehu, one of the President's spokesmen, the presidency said the explanation of the ruling was a validation of Buhari's popularity.It said: "The Presidency welcomes the elucidation...
Tree planting solution to conflicts’ resolution in Nigeria and Sahel region, Buhari says in US-published Op-Ed
President Muhammadu Buhari writes in an opinion article in Scientific American – in which more than 150 Nobel laureates have been published – that the Nigerian government is taking action against the ecological breakdown that drives conflicts....
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari appoints Dr. Sarah Alade as special adviser on finance and economy
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr (Mrs) Sarah Omotunde Alade, as Special Adviser to the President on Finance and the Economy, domiciled in the Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning.
President Muhammadu Buhari’s four-day visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia came to an end on Saturday. The President participated in the Future Investment Initiative, which was christened “Davos in the Desert”. Apart from attending the...
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BREAKING: More than 1200 people died from coronavirus in U.S. in past 24 hours bringing total toll to nearly 11,000
More than 1200 people died from coronavirus in the United States in the past 24 hours, bringing the total death toll...
President Ramaphosa of South Africa visits human settlements, water and sanitation COVID-19 command center
President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa is visiting the Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation COVID-19 Command Center at Rand Water in...
"Six new cases of COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 2 in Kwara, 2 in Edo, 1 in Rivers and 1...
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has had oxygen support since his coronavirus symptoms worsened on Monday, as he battles for life...