Nigerians mark 4th anniversary of abduction of 200 girls by Daesh-linked Boko Haram terrorists as President Muhmmadu Buhari begs for patience

A woman raises her hand as she chants slogan calling for the release of the remaining 112 out of 219 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls ahead of the fourth anniversary of their snatching during a vigil in Lagos on April 13, 2018. (Photo by AFP) Nigeria marks the fourth anniversary of the mass kidnapping of over 200 […]

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari poverty alleviation and the N5000 to the poor

President Muhammadu Buhari Whilst President Muhammadu Buhari’s declaration, the other day, to give immediate priority to poverty alleviation, is a thoughtful, salutary, and self-redeeming gesture, his alleged commencement of payment of N5000 monthly to one million poor Nigerians as a strategy for reducing poverty does not rank high as an economic policy. In fact, in […]

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari leads ECOWAS delegation to the Gambia tomorrow

Liberia President Ellen Sirleaf Johnson (left), President Muhammadu Buhari, President Macky Sall of Senegal and former Ghanaian President John Mahama at the special ECOWAS summit on The Gambia at the State House, Abuja…yesterday PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA • Heads of state insist Jammeh must quit• Government shuts fourth radio station President Muhammadu Buhari would tomorrow lead […]

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Nigerian army lands crushing blow on Boko Haram: President Muhammadu Buhari

This file photo taken on March 25, 2016 shows Nigerian army soldiers on the back of a vehicle in Damboa, Borno State, in northeast Nigeria. (Photo by AFP) Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says government troops have inflicted a heavy defeat on the Boko Haram Takfiri terrorist group by capturing the group’s last stronghold in the country’s northeast. “I was […]

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Nigeria’s senate rejects plan of foreign loans by administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to borrow billions of dollars

Nigerian President Mohammadu Buhari (C) submits his budget for 2016 to the senate chamber in Abuja, December 22, 2015. (Photo by AFP) Nigeria’s senate has rejected a plan by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to borrow billions of dollars in foreign loans. The senate said in a statement posted on Twitter on Tuesday that the […]

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President Buhari congratulates Africa’s first female TV presenter, Anike Agbaje-Williams at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Saturday, sent congratulatory message to a renowned newscaster, presenter and the first African female to appear on television, Anike Agbaje-Williams, on her 80th birthday. A statement issued by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, disclosed this in Abuja on Saturday. Anike Agbaje-Williams. PHOTO: YOUTUBE According to […]

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Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) militants use hi-tec equipment to destroy oil installations: Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari says militants affiliated with the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) are using advanced technology to destroy oil installations, highlighting that the group’s sabotaging activities against the oil-rich country amount to a “national problem.” “The technology being deployed by the militants to destroy oil installations is high tech, the […]

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