President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Mr Boss Mustapha as Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Malam Abba Kyari as Chief of Staff (COS) to the President. This was contained in a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and publicity, Garba Shehu. According...
President Muhammadu Buhari has on Wednesday admitted that his administration failed to deliver on its promises for improved power supply in the country. Calling on more efforts by Electricity Distribution Companies, the President said the Federal Government would play its own part by improving the transmission of electricity. Buhari said...
Following public outcry and the seeming misconception about the Ruga Settlement Projects, an idea designed to stem the tide of herdsmen/farmers clashes across the country, President Muhammadu Buhari is said to have suspended the idea pending further notice, THISDAY has learnt. The president, after consultations with stakeholders, THISDAY gathered, has...
Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s government was unaware it has become a laughing stock in the international community. He was reacting to claims by Plateau State’s Governor Solomon Lalong, who reportedly said after a meeting with Buhari in Abuja on Monday, that the controversial...
THE Benue State Government has assured the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of the security and safety of workers as it begins the exploration for hydrocarbon. Governor Samuel Ortom gave the assurance at the Government House, Makurdi when the NNPC exploration team led by Executive Director, Integrated Data Services Limited...
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Thursday threw more light on why President Muhammadu Buhari relieved the present Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru of the responsibility. The corporation in a statement that the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu issued in Abuja...
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Mele Kolo Kyari as the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). A statement sent to Legit.ng on Thursday, June 20 by the NNPC spokesman, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, stated that President Buhari also appointed alongside Kyari, seven new chief operating...
President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed the tenure of the Accountant General of the Federation, AGF, Mr. Ahmed Idris. The Director, Communications, Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (OHoSCF), Mrs Wunmi Ogunmosunle, made the announcement in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. According to her, the letter...
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, was conspicuously absent at the Eagles Square venue of the 2019 Democracy Day celebration when the event started. Former presidents and Heads of state were scheduled to arrive the venue by 9.35am Obasanjo apart from criticising President Muhammadu Buhari’s first term administration had advised Buhari not to...
President Muhammadu Buhari has been excluded from upcoming US-Africa Business Summit Scheduled for June 18 to 21, 2019, at Maputo, the capital city of Mozambique. According to sources, 12 African Presidents are expected to grace the event which will be held at the Joaquim Chissano International Conference Centre by Corporate...