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The advance team of President Muhammadu Buhari to Daura, Katsina State came under attacks from gunmen suspected to be bandits on Tuesday. The attack was confirmed in a terse statement circulated by Garba Shehu, Buhari’s media aide on Tuesday night. According to the Presidential aide, the attackers were said to have opened fire on the […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu must defend himself in court. The president said this while responding to appeals for the release of detained IPOB leader. South East traditional, religious and political leaders made the appeal during a Town Hall meeting with Buhari in […]

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has arrived in Ebonyi State for a two-day official visit to the state. The president who was accompanied by Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi among other top government officials arrived at the state at about 11. 15 am. NAN observed that streets in the capital city wore new looks […]

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, approved the appointment of Mrs Matilda Mmegwa as Senior Special Assistant to the President on Employment and Job Creation (Office of the Minister of Labour and Employment). This appointment is coming barely 13 months to the end of the current administration, which is expected to terminate in May 2023. This […]

The Nigerian Senate has received the Money Laundering Bill and Terrorism Prevention Bill transmitted by President Muhammadu Buhari for expeditious consideration and passage. The bills were accompanied by a letter read at the start of the plenary on Thursday by Senate President, Ahmad Lawan. President Buhari in the letter dated April 12, 2022, said the […]

The Federal Government will have its share of revenue allocation reduced by 3.33 per cent if the new revenue-sharing formula proposed by the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) gets approval. In the proposal, the Federal Government will take 45.17 per cent; the states, 29.79 per cent and the local government councils, 21.04 per […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has in a written communication to the House of Representatives, formally sought for an increase in the 2022 budget deficit to be financed through borrowing from the domestic market. The move which will further add to Nigeria’s already huge debt profile is coming a few days after the Debt Management Office (DMO) […]


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