News - President Muhammadu Buhari

Obasanjo Blasts Buhari, Warns Him Against Seeking Re-election

15 hours ago /
Nation 

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday, in a 13-page statement, blasted President Muhammadu Buhari and advised him not to seek re-election in 2019. In the special press statement titled, “The Way Out: A Clarion Call for Coalition for Nigeria Movement” Obasanjo said Buhari has performed far below expectation and should honourably...

President Buhari Sympathise With Traders At Yan Kifi Market, Kano

23 hours ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sympathy with traders at Yan Kifi Market, Kano, who suffered heavy losses following a fire incident. The President, who said he was deeply touched by the disaster, noted that the reported loss of a large number of shops and containers “is economically destabilizing for the victims.”...

Buhari Pledges To Give His Best To Nigeria

1 day ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to give his best to all Nigerians, guided by a clear conscience in making decisions for the progress of the country. Receiving leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the south east at the presidential villa on Monday, President Buhari thanked them for their patriotism,...

Buhari Says Government Is Focused On Delivering On Electoral Promises

1 day ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration remains resolute and focused on delivering on the three-pronged promises of securing the lives and properties of Nigerians, halting the pillage of the economy by corrupt public officials, and creating employment opportunities for the youths. Receiving the board of directors of the Nigerian economic summit...

FG Dragged To Court Over Appointment Of NIA Director-General

1 day ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari and the attorney general of the federation and Minister Of Justice, Abubakar Malami  have been dragged before the federal high court sitting in Abuja over the appointment of Ahmed Rufai Abubakar as the director-general, national intelligence agency The plaintiff and rights activist, Deji Adayanju, representative of the 'concerned...

Cross River Government Donates Food Items, Toiletries To 3,000 Cameroon Asylum Seekers

1 day ago /
Nation 

Worried by the plight of southern Cameroon refugees taking asylum in the state, cross river state government, has donated food items and other accessories to the over 3000 people residing in Ikom Local Government area of the state. The items ranging from Rice, Plantain, Beans, Yam, Garri, Palmoil To Provisions, Indomie...

South-East APC Leaders Ask Buhari To Seek Re-election

1 day ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday held a meeting with All Progressives Congress, APC, leaders from the South East, at the presidential villa in Abuja. President Buhari had earlier met with National Economic Summit group before the meeting with the South East leaders. The delegates after the meeting with President Buhari affirmed their...

FERMA Begins Repair Of Failed Federal Roads In South East

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) recently commenced repair of the Afor-Enyiogugu Sam Mbakwe airport road in Ahiazu Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State. This is in line with the directive given by President Muhammadu Buhari to commence a 12-week rapid intervention and repairs of the Federal highway across the country. While...

PDP Senator Praises ‘Intelligent’ Aisha Buhari

1 day ago /
Nation 

The lawmaker representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, has heaped praises on the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, saying she does not belong to the other room. This is in reaction to the earlier tweets of the President’s wife, who on Friday using her official Twitter handle @aishambuhari  shared videos of...

Islamic State Terrorist Identified In West Africa

1 day ago /
Security 

Security service organizations including the Department of State Service, DSS have in a report submitted to President Muhammadu Buhari say they have identified an Islamic State in West Africa , ISWA network operating within some North Central and South-South sections of Nigeria that is using foreign terrorists and recruiting young...

Why I Don’t Make Decisions Hurriedly – Buhari

4 days ago /
Nation 

Against the backdrop of criticisms over his actions or inactions on some burning national issues, President Muhammadu Buhari has explained why he doesn’t make decisions hurriedly. The President at a dinner where he hosted chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja on Thursday said he is fully aware of...

"I Will Never Forget Contributions Made By APC Chieftains Towards My 2015 Electoral Victory" - Buhari

4 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says he will never forget the contributions made by Chieftains of the All progressives Congress (APC),  towards his electoral victory in the 2015 Presidential election. The President said this On Thursday night while interacting with stalwarts of the ruling party at his private residence in the Aso...

The Economist Disowns Publication

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Economist, a London-based magazine, has disowned a publication which claims that Nigerians have shown unprecedented level of patience with President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement released by the President's spokesperson, Mr Femi Adesina stated that the publication has been making rounds on the social media and on some websites...

UNILAG Management Commends President Buhari For TV License Approval

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Management of the University of Lagos has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the approval of a TV license, UNILAG TV, that will enhance research-oriented education and ease communication within and outside the university campus.In a meeting with the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, and...

Senate Condemns Poor Handling Of Security Threats By Buhari

5 days ago /
Security 

Lawmakers in the senate on Wednesday expressed deep concern over President Mohammadu Buhari’s handling of the security situation in Nigeria The lawmakers want him to act fast and if necessary sack his chief security and cabinet members found wanting, saying enough is enough. For the second time in 2 days Nigerian lawmakers...

President Buhari Felicitates With Anyaoku On His 85th Birthday

6 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Chief Eleazar Chukwuemeka Anyaoku, on his 85th birthday, January 18, 2018. President Buhari in a statement congratulates all the professional colleagues, family members and friends of the highly resourceful diplomat and elder statesman whose resume on international diplomacy and...

Akande Blames System Of Government For Herdsmen Attacks

6 days ago /
Nation 

The former interim National Chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC), Bisi Akande on Tuesday blamed the kind of system of government being operated in the country, responsible for the killings in Benue and Taraba states. Akande, who spoke in his Ila country home at a media parley, part of activities marking...

Gambia President Barrow Visits Buhari

6 days ago /
Nation 

President of Gambia Adama Barrow has thanked president Muhammadu Buhari for the role the Nigerian leader played in the political transition that ended the twenty two year-rule of former Gambian leader, Yahya Jammeh.  The Gambian leader expressed his appreciation on Tuesday when he visited president Buhari at the Aso Rock Villa...

Benue Crisis: Buhari Meets With Senate Leadership

6 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday evening met with the Senate leadership inside the Presidential Villa in the nation’s capital Abuja. The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki led the delegation to the Villa for the meeting. Dr Saraki told State House correspondents after the meeting that the Senate leadership was at...

Bisi Akande Calls For Change Of Nigeria’s Constitution

6 days ago /
Nation 

The former interim National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adebisi Akande, says a total change of the country’s constitution is the solution to the problems facing the country. Akande stated this on Tuesday in his home town, Ila-Orangun in Osun State as he marked his 79th birthday. He told journalists that...


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