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No Cause For Alarm Over Insurgents Swapped With Chibok Girls – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, has declared that there is no cause for alarm over the Boko Haram insurgents swapped with 82 Chibok girls. Adesina, speaking on Sunrise Daily on Channels TV, when asked to respond to security concerns raised over the release of the Boko Haram…

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Buhari Orders Investigation into $50M, Suspends SGF, Babachir Lawal, NIA DG

Babachir Lawal President Muhammadu Buhari has caved in to pressure from the Nigerian Senate to suspend the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal. This is contained in a statement issued by the Presidential spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina on Wednesday. Recall that the Senate recently found Lawal guilty of complicity in the…

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President Buhari Congratulates Father Mbaka As He Celebrates The 21st Anniversary Of His Priestly Ordination

  Rev Fr. Ejike Mbaka marks the 21st anniversary of his ordination today. To celebrate the popular priest who is one of his loyal supporters, President Muhammadu Buhari released a statement via his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina commending him on his devotion to his vocation. The statement read: “President Muhammadu Buhari…

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Photos: President Buhari Appoints AIG Ibrahim Idris As Acting Inspector-General Of Police

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, as the Acting Inspector-General of Police. This was made known by Special Adviser to the President on media and publicity, Femi Adesina today. The Acting Inspector-General, who hails from Kutigi, Lavun in Niger State, was born on 15th of January…

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President Buhari Appoints Pastor Ben Akabueze Director General Of The Budget Office

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of his Special Adviser on Planning, Pastor Ben Akabueze as the new Director General of the Budget Office of the Federation. Mr. Akabueze takes over from Mr. Tijani Mohammed Abdullahi who will now serve as Special Adviser to the President on Planning and will continue to work with…

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‘President Buhari Is Not In London For Medical Treatment, He Went To Rest’ – Femi Adesina

In an interview with Punch, the special adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina rubbished claims by some people that the president violated the FG’s rule that said government officials will not seek medical treatment abroad. Adesina said that the President didn’t violate any rule as he didn’t go for medical treatment but…

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Photos: President Buhari Receives President ECOWAS Commission, Reassures Of Nigeria’s Full Support

 President Buhari receives the new President of ECOWAS Commission, H.E Marcel Alain de Souza  President Muhammadu Buhari pledged Thursday in Abuja that Nigeria will continue to meet all its obligations to the ECOWAS Commission. Receiving the new President of the Commission, H.E Marcel Alain de Souza at the Presidential Villa, President Buhari assured him that…

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Those Crying About Being In Darkness Should Go And Hold Oil Vandals – Femi Adesina

  Just as reactions trail President Buhari’s Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu’s gaffe last week where he said Nigerian’s shouldn’t expect magic from him regarding the lingering issue of fuel scarcity (Read here if you missed), another member of the President’s cabinet, his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina might…

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