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Nigerians should embrace farming -Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to embrace farming, as he maintained that the country’s economy is bleeding. The President made this call during the break of his Ramadan fast with traditional rulers at the Presidential villa, Abuja, Buhari. Buhari said his administration is ready to diversify the country’s economy. “In food production, Nigeria, we can feed ourselves and even export. ...

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Buhari’s guard in custody over linkage to Boko Haram

A report yet to be confirmed has it that a body guard to President Muhammadu Buhari, Corporal Hassan Aminu, has been arrested over alleged link to Boko Haram. It was gathered that the Department of State Service (DSS) arrested Aminu who is  is currently in custody and being interrogated by the secret police. According to a source who pleaded anonymity, “It is ...

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Certificate suit against President Buhari dismissed with no reason

The suit against President Muhammadu Buhari over lack of  Cambridge West African School Certificate (WASC) he claimed to have sited for in 1961 has been dismissed. The lawyer,  Nnamdi Nwokocha-Ahaaiwe who instituted the suit filed a notice at the Federal High Court in Abuja to discontinue the suit for lack of requisite certificate for the office of President. However, he filed ...

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Islamic clerics urged to be supportive in praying for Nigeria

Islamic clerics have been charged to intensify prayers for the betterment of the country. President Muhammadu Buhari made this call, during breaking of Ramadan fast with religious leaders at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. “I’m very pleased, we realized that this is our problem, the country’s problem is our problem. Nobody will solve it for us. We pray very hard to God. ...

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2016 budget: FG to fast-track budget implementation

During a meeting with a delegation from the House of Representatives’ Committee on Privatization and Commercialization, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo revealed that efforts are being made to fast -track the procurement process to give the 2016 Budget implementation a speedy boost. According to him, the Presidency would work with the National Assembly to fast-track pending relevant bills including the Competition Bill to further clarify ...

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Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko presents 13,000 hectares Mass Housing area layout

President Muhammadu Buhari’s media adviser, Femi Adesina as shared on his Facebook timeline that the President receives Governor of Nasarawa State, Al-Makura Tanko in Statehouse on 28th June, 2016. Governor of Nasarawa State ,Al-Makura Tanko during the courtesy visit presented a plan of 13,000 hectares Mass Housing area layout to President Buhari. See photos below: Share on Facebook

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PMB frown at naira devaluation

Despite the implementation of flexible exchange rate policy which has resulted to naira devaluation, President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) has obviously frowned at the decision, saying is of no benefit to the country. According to the PMB, he was not comfortable with the reports from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for the devaluation of the naira. “What do we derive from ...

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President Buhari claims past administration ruined Nigeria’s economy

Prior to the present state of Nigeria’s economy, President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that his administration is working immensely to restructure the economy battered by past administration. A statement made available to newsmen by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, quoted Buhari saying that Nigeria is paying dearly for the incompetent management of the massive revenue that ...

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PMB confident Nigeria’s rice production to get boost in 18 months

Following the identification of 13 states to rice production, President Muhammadu Buhari said his administration would make Nigeria self-sufficient in the production of rice. According to him, the Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, had already been briefed on how best to achieve the target. Buhari however decried the manners at which the nation’s scarce resources are wasted on food importation. ...

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Acting Police IG writes Presidency to retire 30 senior officers

Sequel to a letter written to Nigeria’s presidency by the acting Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, no fewer than 30 senior officers of the Nigeria Police are set for retirement. Reports has it that Police officers who are of the rank of Assistant Inspector General (AIG) of police, were said to have been marked out for immediate disengagement for ...

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