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Buhari Meets Ugandan President Behind Closed Door


Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed with the visiting Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Buhari The Ugandan President was received on arrival by President Buhari at the Aso Rock villa, Abuja, at about 2.25p.m. Newsmen report that the Uganda’s president is on a “friendly visit’’ to Nigeria. Newsmen report that the Ugandan ...

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Buhari To Governors, You Have No Excuse on Workers’ Pay


The Federal Government has released N760.17 billion in two tranches of the Paris Club loan refund to states for outstanding salaries and pensions but some governors are believed to have spent the cash on other things. President Muhammadu Buhari told traditional rulers at a meeting in Abuja that he was “living with the problems of this country day-by-day, and mostly ...

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Buhari To Travel to US Next Week

President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has been scheduled to address the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in the United States on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. The President of Nigeria is listed as number seven on the provincial list of speakers. Buhari is expected to speak after the leaders of Brazil, the United States, Guinea, Switzerland, Jordan and Slovakia. Since ...

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Obasanjo: Buhari’s Administration Has Performed Well


Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo has said the administration of the country’s current leader Muhammadu Buhari has not disappointed him. “President Buhari, I have said, has not disappointed me because the areas which we knew he was strong, he has performed fairly well,” Obasanjo told BBC’s Focus on Africa, singling out Buhari’s scorecard in the fight against corruption and the ...

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President Buhari to Visit US following Trump’s Invite

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari, waves after a meeting in Abuja, Nigeria, Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. Officials say Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari will lead three West African heads of state to Gambia on Wednesday in an effort to persuade its longtime leader to step down. (AP Photo/ Azeez Akunleyan)

President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja on Monday, September 4, 2017 for a trip to Washington, DC. Mr. Buhari’s trip to the US is at the invitation of President Donald Trump, with a Nigerian Presidency source telling our correspondent that Mr. Trump extended the invitation last February, shortly after his inauguration. Mr. Buhari is scheduled to leave his hometown, Daura, by helicopter at 9:15 am on ...

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BUHARI: Celebrate the Eagles!


Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has beckoned on  Nigerians to celebrate the Super Eagles after their 1-1 draw with Cameroon on Monday in the 2018 World Cup qualifying game in Yaounde. Buhari posted a picture of himself watching the game on TV and tweeted: “Let’s celebrate our Super Eagles, holding Cameroon to a draw in Yaoundé. The march to #Russia2018 continues, ...

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Pastor Tunde Bakare Explodes: Osinbajo May Not Succeed Buhari

Pastor Tunde Bakare

Fiery senior pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly, Tunde Bakare, has exploded again, saying that acting president Yemi Osinbajo may not succeed ailing President Muhammadu Buhari. In his carefully couched sermon on Sunday, Pastor Bakare declared that the next in line to the throne does not become king in all cases. Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is next in line to ...

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PMB at 74: Peace Shuttle In Birthday Week -FEMI ADESINA


What a helluva week for a man who turns 74 today. In one day, in his birthday week, he flew from Abuja to Monrovia, from there to Freetown, and then to Banjul, in The Gambia. He held meetings lasting many hours, then flew to Freetown, again to Monrovia, and then returned to Abuja by 3.20 a.m. In the afternoon of ...

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It is Easier to Win Election Than to Right the Wrongs -Obasanjo tells Buhari

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and his team to stop blaming past administrations for the country’s economic woes and work towards changingthe country for the better. Obasanjo stated this while delivering the keynote address at the First Akintola Williams Annual Lecture. He advised President Buhari to stop dwelling in the past, adding that since he has ...

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