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President Buhari, Media Aide Femi Adeshina Conferred With Chieftaincy Title In Enugu -PICS


Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, was on Tuesday conferred with the traditional title of Nwanne Di Na Mba (A brother in another land) of Mmaku Kingdom, Enugu State. Mr. Adesina received the chieftaincy title during the 1st Grand Ofala festival of Igwe Cyprain Nevobasi, Igwe Omeluenyi 1 of Agunnese, Ezeani 111 of Nmaku ...

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President Buhari Heads to GAMBIA For ECOWAS Mediation Mission, Attends 27th Africa-France Summit In Bamako, Mali


President Muhammadu Buhari will travel to Banjul, the capital of The Gambia and Bamako, the Malian capital from January 13 to 14, 2017. In Banjul, President Buhari, as the Mediator in The Gambia, is scheduled to meet with President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia and the President-elect Adama Barrow to continue dialogue on the political situation in the West African ...

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Don’t Come To Gambia On Wednesday, Embattled Jammeh Tells ECOWAS Leaders


Outgoing President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia has asked the high Level ECOWAS mediation mission led by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari not to come to Banjul, the Gambian capital on Wednesday for talks. Instead, he wants them to come on Friday. President Buhari, who is mediating alongside Mr. John Mahama, the immediate past president of Ghana said the delay notwithstanding, ...

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$206.68 Monthly Allowances: Buhari Begins Payments Of Ex-Niger Delta Militants

President Buhari

The Federal Government has resumed payments to former Niger Delta militants, as agreed under a 2009 amnesty deal, a government official confirmed on Thursday. President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has been holding talks with militants to end attacks on crude pipelines, which cut Nigeria’s output by 700,000 barrels in 2016. The budget for cash payments to militants has originally been cut, ...

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Resign Now and Face Prosecution -Senate Tells SGF

Babachir David Lawal, Secretary to the Government of the Federation of Nigeria

The call by the Senate for Babachir Lawal, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), to resign and face prosecution for alleged fraud following his indictment by the Senate ad-hoc committee on mounting humanitarian crisis in the Northeast is generating a lot of reactions in the social media. Many commentators are wondering why President Muhammadu Buhari who prides himself ...

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No Longer Business As Usual In Nigeria – Presiden Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the Nigerian elite to stop insisting that things should be done the ‘old way’, which impoverished the nation. Speaking at a meeting with a group of Nigerians in the Diaspora, on the margins of the 3rd Dakar International Forum on Peace and Security in Africa on Tuesday in Dakar, the President said his administration ...

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President Buhari meets with Liberian leader, Sirleaf

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja met with the Liberian President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, behind closed doors. It was reliably gathered that the visiting Liberian president would brief President Buhari on sub-regional security challenges ahead of the 3rd Dakar International Forum on Peace and Security in Africa slated for Dec. 5 and Dec. 6. President Buhari is expected to ...

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