News - Buhari

Buhari Greets Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka At 85

6 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent warm felicitations to Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, on his 85th birthday, July 13, 2019, rejoicing with the literary icon for being one of the country’s greatest pride, and a universal brand.

PEPT Update: PDP Called Witness Number 10

6 months ago /
Nation 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi called on witness number 10 on the witness list, Olufemi Ogurunde who lives in Abuja. 

PEPT Updates: PDP Called Witness Number 7

6 months ago /
Nation 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi called on witness number 7 on the witness list, Alhaji Modu Ahmed from Borno State. 

PEPT Update: PDP Called Witness Number 128

6 months ago /
Nation 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi called on witness number 128 on the witness list, Silas Bukar from Gombe State. 

PEPT Update: PDP Called Witness Number 170

6 months ago /
Nation 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi called on witness number 170 on the witness list, Usman Adamu from Bauchi state. 

PEPT Update: PDP Called Witness Number 169

6 months ago /
Nation 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi called witness number 169 on the list of witnesses, Zakari Ibrahim from Bauchi State. 

We Should Cultivate Neighborliness To Enhance Our Democracy – President Buhari

6 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says  “cultivating neighborliness’’ on an individual and national level will deepen the values of democracy and speed up the development process by saving the cost of delays and repairs.  

Justify Confidence Reposed In You, President Buhari Urges UNGA. President-Elect

6 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has formally congratulated Ambassador Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, President-elect of the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, and Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the UN, urging him to justify the confidence reposed in him by Nigerians and the world.

President Buhari Has Directed The Production Of E-Passports

6 months ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that the production and personalization of all Nigerian E-passports and related documentation shall be the sole responsibility of the Nigerian Security Printing & Minting Company (NSPMC).

Updates From The Court Of Appeal: The PDP And Atiku/Obi Called Witness Number 179

6 months ago /
Politics 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi called witness number 179 on the witness list: Yalwe Yusuf. He was asked if he voted on Election Day and he said yes.

Court of Appeal Update: PDP And Atiku Call Witness Number 26

6 months ago /
Politics 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi tendered a document to the court. A manual on election technologies and a receipt certifying the said documents from INEC.

Buhari Commends Chanrai Family For Commitment To Nigeria’s Development

6 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chanrai family for their commitment to the development of Nigeria through long-term investments, and humanitarian services in providing free health services to the underprivileged.

PDP And Atiku/Obi Called Witness Number 153 On The Witness List

6 months ago /
Politics 

From the Court of Appeal, more witnesses were called for the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal such as John Desert Makama.

PDP And Atiku/Obi Called Witness Number 118 On The Witness List

6 months ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) counsel Abdulrahaman Usman.  He was asked if before his nomination as a witness, his name was sent to INEC by his party and he said yes. 

Witnesses Are Called In For Presidential Election Petition Tribunal

6 months ago /
Politics 

A witness from Kaduna state told the court that there were numerous issues of over-voting in Kano state and that he is an LGA Collation agent for the PDP. The PDP legal team called witness number 143 on the witness list: Jafaru Abbas Ibrahim. 

Nigeria’s Debt Grows to N24.947tn in Q1

6 months ago /
Business and Economy  

A marginal increase of N560.009 billion, representing 2.3 per cent rise in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019, has pushed Nigeria’s total public debt, comprising the federal government, states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) debt stocks to N24.947 trillion or $ 81.274 billion as at March 31, 2019, according to data from the Debt Management Office (DMO).

Buhari Hails Victorious Super Eagles

6 months ago /
Sports  

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles for another spectacular outing that has confirmed Nigeria’s progress to the Next Level in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Egypt 2019.

FG Now Feeding Almost 10M Pupils In 32 States

6 months ago /
Nation 

The presidency says the Buhari administration’s National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme, now feeds over 9.8 million pupils daily in 32 states as Yobe State joins the programme.

BREAKING: NJC Recommends Appointments Of Justice Tanko

6 months ago /
Nation 

The National Judicial Council, NJC, has recommended the appointments of Justice Tanko Muhammad as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria and eight others as Heads of Court.

PDM Party Clashes Over Petition: National Chairman Seeks Withdrawal

6 months ago /
Nation 

The  National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Movement Party, Frank Igwebuike, has told the court of appeal of its intention to withdraw the party's petition by its presidential candidate, Aminchi Habu in the February 23 election seeking nullification of the poll that produced president Muhhamadu Buhari as the winner.