Tag Archives: President Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari Promise Affable Service to Nigerians in His New Administration

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja, said the results of 2019 elections reflects the choice of Nigerians to deliver the mandate of leadership to him for a second term and promised to serve Nigeria better in his new administration. President Buhari, while receiving the Buhari Support Group Centre led by the Director General, Alhaji…

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Election Tribunal: Atiku, PDP Call for Reduction of Call-in Witnesses Period to 10 Days

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate for the 2019 Nigerian General Elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has on Monday, informed the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal their decision to reduce the 14 days period prescribed by the law for the call of witnesses to prove their petition to 10 days. Atiku and PDP,…

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President Buhari Sacks Usman Yusuf as NHIS Boss, Replaces Him With Mohammed Sambo

First citizen of the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the termination of appointment of the Current Executive Secretary of the NHIS, Prof. Usman Yusuf and had replaced him with Prof. Mohammed Nasir Sambo. The new development was made public on Monday night via a statement by Mrs. Boade Akinola, the Director of Press and…

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Buhari Removes Kachikwu, Appoints Thomas John As New NNPC Board Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr Thomas John as the acting alternate chairman of the Governing Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, relieving  Dr. Ibe Kachikwu as Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, NNPC’s Group Managing Director, Maikanti Baru, who announced this in Abuja, stated that the new board chairman would hold the position until…

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Appointment Of New Ministers Wont Take Long Like It Did In 2015 – Presidency

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said the President will form his cabinet faster than he did in 2015. Adesina was quoted as saying this by The Interview magazine. The President had in 2015 nominated ministers in October and inaugurated them on November 11, earning him the…

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Buhari Appoints New Group Managing Director for NNPC, Removes Baru

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Mele Kolo Kyari as the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, bringing to an end the tenure of Maikanti Baru, as the oil firm’s boss. NNPC’s Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Ndu Ughamadu, who disclosed this in Abuja on Thursday morning, stated that…

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Jailing Corrupt People Is Wasteful – Prof. Sagay

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, has commended the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration under President Muhammadu Buhari for stepping up the fight against corruption in the country in a bid to ensure good governance and development. However, he lamented that jailing corrupt people was a desperate and wasteful effort given…

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EU Report Exposed Fraudulent Activities Conducted by INEC, APC During 2019 Election – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  has come out to state that the “fresh revelation” in the European Union (EU) report has vindicated the PDP and millions of Nigerians, on its claims that the February 23 presidential election was rigged to favour President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement by Kola…

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President Buhari Should Be Held Responsible For Electoral Fraud – Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said President Muhammadu Buhari should be held responsible for the rash of electoral frauds witnessed in the last general election. According to him, the crisis that marred the elections would have been avoided if President Muhammadu Buhari had signed the amended Electoral Act, Sahara Reporters reports. Wike said the amended…

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