Tag Archives: Muhammadu Buhari

Sowore Accuses FG Of Planning To Arrest And Infect Him With Coronavirus

Rights activist and ex-presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, has accused the Nigerian government of plotting to detain him over his report on the Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, testing positive for COVID-19. In an Instagram post on Thursday, Mr Sowore said his lawyers had informed him of a delegation sent to the Federal High Court in…

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Coronavirus Is Affecting The Country’s Revenue And Economy, Buhari Reveals

According to The Punch, President Muhammadu Buhari has raised an alarm of coronavirus affecting the revenue of the country while receiving workers in the health sector under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions and Assembly Healthcare Professionals Associations yesterday, March 10. Buhari who urged the health workers to moderate their demands on government as it could…

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Tony Elumelu To Receive National Productivity Order Of Merit Award From The Nigerian Federal Government

Tony O. Elumelu, CON, Founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and Chairman of the United Bank for Africa Group (UBA) and Heirs Holdings, will be conferred with the National Productivity Order of Merit (NPOM) Award by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, H.E. Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR in recognition of his continuous hard work and total commitment to the empowerment of youths…

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Zahra Buhari Reveals That She Is Unable To Speak Hausa Fluently

On Friday, one of President Muhammadu Buhari‘s daughters, Zahra Buhari-Indimi shocked guests after she announced that she could not speak her father’s language, Hausa fluently. She revealed this at a BBC Hausa event which was held to unveil winners of a literary contest organised by the broadcast station. “I’ll make you laugh,” Zahra, who is…

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Nigeria, South Africa Renew Alliance as Buhari, Ramaphosa Meet in SA

Presidents Muhammadu Buhari and Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa met in Pretoria, South Africa, on Thursday. The Nigerian leader visited the country based on an invitation from his South African counterpart. Both leaders and their cabinet members at the meeting which is the first between both countries since the latest xenophobic attacks that made some…

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Buhari Swears in 43 Ministers

Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari, has sworn in his 43 new ministers. The ministers were sworn in on Wednesday, inside the Federal Executive Council Chambers, Presidential Villa, Abuja. Among those present at the event was the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Ahmed Lawan, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha and the…

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Sowore Was Paid By International Collaborators To Topple Buhari’s Regime – DSS

The Department of State Services has alleged in fresh papers filed before the Federal High Court in Abuja that the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore, met with “foreign collaborators” in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, and other countries on how to topple the Muhammadu Buhari government”. DSS also alleged in the court document seen…

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Avoid Violent Extremism – Buhari To Muslims On Sallah

As Muslims mark the Eid-el-Kabir today, President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to avoid violent extremist ideas, stating that violent extremism is giving Islam a wrong name. The President said this in a statement on Saturday while felicitating with the Muslim faithful, saying they should be “the mirror through which others see the good virtues…

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The Performance of My Administration in the Power Sector is Not Enough – Buhari

  The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari admittedly said on Wednesday that the performance of his administration in the power sector was “not good enough”, calling for more efforts by Electricity Distribution Companies to boost services by providing the needed resources and technical expertise. Speaking in Abuja during the visit of…

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Buhari Renames Abuja National Stadium to MKO National Stadium

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday renamed the Abuja National Stadium after the late Chief MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of the 1993 General Election. The honour is coming 26 years after that historical election adjudged to be the fairest since the country’s independent in 1960. The President had earlier signed into the law the…

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