Tag Archives: Femi Adesina

President Buhari Celebrates Tinubu As He Marks His 64th Birthday Tomorrow

  “President Muhammadu Buhari warmly felicitates with the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as he clocks 64 years on March 29, 2016. The President believes the rising political profile of Asiwaju Tinubu since he was elected a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 1992 is a…

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“We Must Produce What We Eat” – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that Nigeria must produce what she eats, pledging that his administration will vigorously implement policies that will revive Nigeria’s agricultural sector and reposition it as the mainstay of the national economy. Speaking when he received the new Bulgarian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Vesselin Blagoer Delcher, Buhari said his administration will…

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Currying Favour? DAAR Communications Sends Buhari A Gigantic Season’s Greeting Card

DAAR Communications, owners of AIT & Raypower FM who were notably on President Muhammadu Buhari’s case during the campaign period and whose Emeritus Chairman was recently arrested by EFCC for alleged money laundering, yesterday presented President Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo with a giant season’s greeting card. The DAAR Communications team which consisted of…

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Photos: President Buhari Addressing The UN Climate Change Conference COP 21 In Paris

President Muhammadu Buhari addressed the United Nations Climate Change conference COP 21, in Paris, France yesterday. With him at the conference were the Minister of Environment, Amina J Mohammed, National Security Adviser, Maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno Rtd., Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema, and the Special Adviser on Media, Femi Adesina. See photos from the…

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Presidency Fires Back At PDP & Metuh For Accusing Buhari Of “De-Marketing Nigeria”

President Muhammadu Buhari  The Presidency Sunday reacted to a statement by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) spokesman, Olisa Metuh, alleging that President Muhammadu Buhari is “de-marketing Nigeria”. According to reports by THEWILL, a statement signed by presidential spokesman Femi Adesina said “We restate for the umpteenth time to Mr. Metuh and his ilk that their…

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President Buhari Congratulates New Ooni of Ife; Urges Him To Show Fairness

President Muhammdu Buhari Tuesday congratulated Prince Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi on his emergence as the 51st Ooni of Ife and successor of the late Oba Okunade Sijuwade. According to Vanguard, the president also urged him to show fairness to all his subjects and make commitment to the sustenance of peace in the land as he prepares…

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President Buhari Leaves For New York To Attend United Nations General Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has left Nigeria for the United States to attend the 70th United Nations General Assembly in New York. This comes after the President celebrated the Eid in his hometown of Daura Accompanying him on the journey is a 22-man delegation which includes the governors of Kaduna, Niger, and Cross River states. Also…

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Buhari Begins 3 Day Official Visit To France

President Muhammadu Buhari left Abuja for Paris this afternoon on a three-day official visit to France at the invitation of President Francois Hollande. For the visit, President Buhari was accompanied by the National Security Adviser, Major-Gen. Babagana Monguno (rtd.), the Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Ministries of Defence, Finance, Agriculture, Foreign Affairs, Industry, Trade and…

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President Buhari Appoints Muhammadu As New Commandant-General Of NSCDC

President Muhammadu Buhari today named Mr. Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu as the new Commandant-General of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC). Muhammadu succeeds Dr. Ade Abolurin, who has retired from service. Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, issued a statement on behalf of the presidency and it read: “Abdullahi…

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Buhari Terminates Akpobolokemi As Director-General Of NIMASA

President Muhammadu Buhari has terminated the appointment of Patrick Ziakede Akpobolokemi as director-general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). Femi Adesina, special adviser to the president on media and publicity, confirmed this in a statement issued today. “The termination of Akpobolokemi’s appointment takes immediate effect,” the statement read. “He is to hand…

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