President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met the Speaker of the House Of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa.
The Speaker drove into the Villa in a KIA Quoris which was not his official vehicle in the company of Senator Suleiman Nazif.
The meeting which lasted for about an hour was the second time the speaker will be meeting with the President after the budget padding scandal.
The Speaker, however, declined comments when asked by State House Corespondents his vision to […]
Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has said the ongoing anti-corruption war by his administration is not to embarrass or humiliating anybody in the ongoing war against corruption.
He also said that his government was acutely aware of challenges of life facing the average citizen, and appealed to Muslim religious leaders to carry the message of hope to the people that things would improve.
At a meeting with the Council of Abuja Imams at the State House yesterday , the president requested religious leaders […]
Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has said marking two years since the last case of poliomyelitis was reported in Nigeria, the next target was the certification of polio-free status in 2017 by World Health Organisation (WHO).
The President said a fortnight ago, he directed the Federal Ministries of Health and, Information and Culture, to reinvigorate their strategies in concert with State governments, to ensure the certification by 2017.
In a statement on the second anniversary of interruption of wild polio virus transmission in […]
President Buhari has replaced the immediate past Head of Service, with Winifred Oyo-Ita. Oyo-Ita, a native of Cross River, is currently the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology. She is 51 years old and a trained chartered
President Buhari yesterday said he will only negotiate with Boko Haram members if they can show him that the missing Chibok girls are alive and well.
President Buhari said this while speaking with newsmen in Abuja.
“Unless there is an evidence that the abducted Chibok girls are alive, I would not go into any negotiation with any group or persons fronting for the Boko Haram”he said.
Speaking on his pledge to defeat Boko Haram by Decembe
r, President Buhari said:
“As soon as the dry […]
President Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara at the 55th independence celebration is currently going on at the presidential villa. see more photos
President Buhari arrived Ghana this morning to meet with Ghanaian president John
Following the declaration of asset by President Muhammadu Buhari, which puts his savings at $150,000 (N30m ), The Washington Post has said in one of its’ report that Buhari may be the least corrupt in Africa.
Buhari-asset1According to the reports which was tied to obtainable standards of other sub-Saharan African leaders, Buhari was described as being ‘dirt-poor’.
Recall that a statement released by Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Garba Shehu, reveals that Buhari has N30m ($150,000) in […]
President Buhari pictured above with two of his
President Buhari has warned civil servants to shun corrupt practices or be shown the way out of the civil service. The permanent secretary in the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Muhammed Bukar, who spoke with NAN, said President Buhari gave the warning while receiving notes on the activities of the General Services Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF).
“We have received a mandate to work harder. He has given us a […]