Tag Archives: Governance

Buhari Off to Paris, to Participate in African Finance Summit, Will Hold Talks With French President Macron On Security

President Muhammadu Buhari will today Sunday, May 16, 2021, depart Abuja for Paris, France, on a four-day official visit to attend African Finance Summit which will be focused on reviewing African economy, following shocks from Coronavirus pandemic, and getting relief, especially from increased debt burden on countries. The Summit, to be hosted by President Emmanuel…

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Edo State Gov. Obaseki Accuse Political Opponents of Plotting Chaos with False Grazing Narrative

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has accused political opponents of plotting to create chaos in the state with recent grazing lands narrative, The Nation reports. The governor spoke to State House Correspondents after a meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in…

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FG Cuts Funding For Purchase Of Non- Essential Official Vehicles

The federal government has cut off funding for non-critical and administrative capital spending, including the purchase of vehicles as part of its plan to lower the cost of governance. In a document titled “What you need to know about the Nigeria Economic Sustainability Plan”, the Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adeshina listed eight…

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Opposition Parties Condemn Buhari’s Failure To Give Speech At Inauguration, Say ‘His Silence Not Golden’

The inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo for a second term in office took place at the Eagle Square in Abuja on Wednesday. Surprisingly, Buhari did not make any speech as he left the venue immediately after inspecting the guards of honour and acknowledging cheers from the crowd. Against this backdrop, some…

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Amosun Ready To Challenge Osoba, Daniel, Says He Excelled More Than The Two, Combined

The Outgoing governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, has made it clear that he is ready to take on past governors of the state as regards official achievements. Speaking on Tuesday, Amosun boasted that a combination of the achievements of Gbenga Daniel and Olusegun Osoba would not match his administration’s achievements. Amosun said this on…

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President Buhari Reject Several Bills Because He is Meticulous & Doesn’t Sign Stupid Bills -Presidency

Garba Shehu The Federal Government of Nigeria camp has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari screens bills closely before he approves them as he wouldn’t sign stupid bills into law. Speaking on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily as a guest on Monday, The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, says President…

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No Work! FG Declares May 29 Public Holiday In Honour of 2019 Presidential Inauguration

Lt.- Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, (Rtd) The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared tomorrow Wednesday, May 29, as a work free day, in commemoration of the 2019 Presidential Inauguration. Lt.- Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, (Rtd), The Minister of Interior, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, in a statement signed by Mrs Georgina Ehuriah, the…

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