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    Buhari: All govt transactions will be done in the open soon

Buhari: All govt transactions will be done in the open soon

President Muhammadu Buhari says very soon, all government financial transactions will be done in the open and available for Nigerians to monitor. According to Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, Buhari said this at the passing-out parade of detective inspector course five of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Kaduna on Tuesday. The president said his resolve is to ensure that no [...]

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    ‘His place in history is guaranteed’ — Buhari mourns Victor Olaiya

‘His place in history is guaranteed’ — Buhari mourns Victor Olaiya

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    Garba Shehu: Politicians paid miscreants to boo Buhari in Borno

Garba Shehu: Politicians paid miscreants to boo Buhari in Borno

Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, says some politicians paid miscreants to boo President Muhammadu Buhari in Borno state. On Wednesday, some residents of the state booed the president as his convoy made its way into Maiduguri. Buhari was on a condolence visit to the state over the killing of 30 citizens at Auno on Sunday. In an interview with the Hausa service of [...]

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    Zulum to Buhari: Boko Haram is back… military needs to change strategy

Zulum to Buhari: Boko Haram is back… military needs to change strategy

Babagana Zulum, governor of Borno state, says the military needs to change its strategy in the fight against Boko Haram. Zulum said this on Wednesday while speaking at a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the palace of Abubakar Elkanemi, shehu of Borno. Buhari was in Borno on a condolence visit to the state over the killing of 30 persons in Auno on Sunday. The governor, [...]

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    Borno residents boo Buhari (video)

Borno residents boo Buhari (video)

Some residents of Borno state booed President Muhammadu Buhari as his convoy made its way into Maiduguri on Wednesday. Buhari, who had been in Ethiopia since Friday for the African Union summit, headed straight to Borno to condole with the people over the latest Boko Haram attack. On Sunday, about 30 people were killed in an attack at Auno, near Maiduguri. As the convoy [...]

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    NIPOST CEO: Poverty alleviation very dear to Buhari

NIPOST CEO: Poverty alleviation very dear to Buhari

Ismail Adewusi, post master-general and chief executive officer, Nigerian Postal Services (NIPOST), says the issue of poverty aalleviation is very dear to the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. Adewusi said this when Shameem Ahsan, Bangladesh high commissioner to Nigeria, visited him on Monday. He told Ahsan that lifting Nigerians completely out of poverty is very cardinal to the Buhari administration. Adewusi said as [...]

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    Buhari: We’ll free all the children held by Boko Haram

Buhari: We’ll free all the children held by Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised not to rest until everyone in the custody of the Boko Haram insurgents group regain freedom. Buhari made the promise on Monday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, during a high level breakfast dialogue on ‘‘Stop the War on Children Affected by Armed Conflicts, Dividend of Silencing the Guns’’, an event on the sidelines of the 33rd AU [...]

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    Buhari off to Ethiopia for AU summit

Buhari off to Ethiopia for AU summit

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently heading to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for the 33rd ordinary session of presidents and governments of the African Union. He is expected back in the country on Wednesday. Buhari will join leaders from the 55-member countries of the AU to participate in the summit themed: “Silencing the Guns: Creating Conducive Conditions for Africa’s Development.” On the margins of the [...]

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    Is Buhari aware that bandits are taking over the FCT? 

Is Buhari aware that bandits are taking over the FCT? 

The scale of bandit enterprise is much more petrifying with the incursive attacks of criminal gangs in the federal capital territory (FCT) – the province from where President Muhammadu Buhari presides over the country. Also, the FCT is the headquarters of the police, army, navy, air force, DSS, NIA, and defence ministry. It hosts all federal ministries and the other [...]

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    ‘We mustn’t justify killings’ — Atiku reacts to Buhari’s comment on Boko Haram victims

‘We mustn’t justify killings’ — Atiku reacts to Buhari’s comment on Boko Haram victims

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar says the killings by Boko Haram should not be justified irrespective of the religious affiliation of the victims. Atiku said this in reaction to President Muhammadu Buhari's statement that 90 percent of Boko Haram victims are Muslims. Speaking on the death of Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of [...]

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    Akeredolu visits Buhari, demands legalisation of marijuana

Akeredolu visits Buhari, demands legalisation of marijuana

Rotimi Akeredolu, governor of Ondo state, has asked the federal government to legalise marijuana. Akeredolu made the demand on Tuesday when he visited  President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa, Abuja. He said his state intends to invest in marijuana solely for the production of drugs in the country. Speaking with journalists after the meeting, the governor said part of the purpose of his [...]

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    PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Uzodinma, Oshiomhole at Aso Rock

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Uzodinma, Oshiomhole at Aso Rock

Hope Uzodinma, governor of Imo state, and Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa on Abuja. This is the first time the governor is meeting the president after the supreme court set aside the victory of Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Below are photos: [...]

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    Demand for Buhari’s resignation a call for us to do more, says Keyamo

Demand for Buhari’s resignation a call for us to do more, says Keyamo

Festus Keyamo, minister of state for labour and employment, says there is no need for a row over the call for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari. Reacting to a statement in which Buhari expressed shock over the insecurity in the country, Enyinnaya Abaribe, senate minority leader, asked the president to resign, saying his government "can no longer do anything” about the [...]

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    Femi Adesina: Buhari is aware and in charge of everything happening in the country

Femi Adesina: Buhari is aware and in charge of everything happening in the country

Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman, says the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari on insecurity in the country was misconstrued.  While playing host to some citizens of Niger state on Monday, the president had said he was taken aback by the new manifestations of insecurity in the north-west. “I was taken aback by what is happening in the north-west and other parts of the [...]

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    PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Jonathan at Aso Rock

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Jonathan at Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with former President Goodluck Jonathan at the presidential villa, Abuja. Jonathan was ushered into the president’s office around 1:45pm. At the end of their meeting, which lasted about 10 minutes, Buhari saw him off to his office’s forecourt where the former president’s car was waiting. This is the second time both leaders would meet within three months. [...]

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    It’s foolish to call for Buhari’s resignation, Garba Shehu replies Abaribe

It’s foolish to call for Buhari’s resignation, Garba Shehu replies Abaribe

Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, says it is foolish for anyone to ask President Muhammadu Buhari to resign over the insecurity in the country.  Enyinnaya Abaribe, senate minority leader, had earlier asked Buhari to step down over the persistent state of insecurity. Abaribe made the call while contributing to a debate on the country’s insecurity at plenary on Wednesday. "When you want to deal with a [...]

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