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Why DSS stormed Pencom, by insider

DSS • Ex-Director General Hands Over Tomorrow Detectives from the Department of State Security (DSS) have raided the office of the National Pension Commission (PenCom) apparently to arrest its recently sacked Director -General, Mrs. Chinelo Anohu-Amazu for reasons yet unknown. Mrs. Anohu- Amazu, who confirmed the invasion of her former office to The Guardian, said she learnt about the development, …

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Buhari says war against insurgency depends on rescue of all Chibok girls

President Buhari and Vice President Osinbajo take a photograph with the 21 Chibok Girls, after receiving them at the State House. Burutai Restates Reasons For Successes President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his stand that until all Chibok girls abducted from their school three years back were rescued alive and handed over to their parents, the war against insurgency cannot be …

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Buhari congratulates NIMASA D-G as new Chairman of AAMA

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside on his election as the new Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administrators (AAMA). The president’s congratulatory message was issued in a statement by Mr Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, on Saturday in Abuja. …

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Save APC now, Frank begs Buhari, Osinbajo, others

A member of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Timi Frank, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and National Assembly leadership to rescue the party from collapse. Other party leaders Frank appealed to in a statement on Friday in Abuja, included Sen. Bola Tinubu and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar. He pleaded with the leaders and other …

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Buhari nominates James Momoh as Chairman, NERC

Electricity Pole. PHOTO:csiro.au President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Prof. James Momoh for the position of Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Friday. The President’s nominee to the Senate for confirmation is a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer …

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Buhari mourns death of football fans in Calabar

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock and sadness over the tragic event that took the lives of several Nigerians at a football viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River State, Thursday night. The President in a statement Friday commiserated with the government and people of Cross River State, and football fans nationwide over the unfortunate incident. President Buhari, according to the …

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World leaders endorse Buhari’s programmes, says Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed The right won by Nigeria to host the United Nation World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) conference in 2018 has been described as “”a global endorsement of programmes and efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Administration”. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said on Thursday in Addis Ababa that the hosting right reiterated the confidence the global community has …

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Buhari fails to convene Federal Executive Council meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari • Easter holiday to blame, say presidential aides The regular Wednesday meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential Villa failed to hold yesterday as expected. The president had last week also stayed away from ‎the meeting, leaving Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to preside. Newsmen had no prior knowledge …

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Osinbajo faults calls for Nigeria’s separation

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has faulted the calls by some Nigerians for a separation of the country. Speaking with delegates of the northern socio-political group, the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) who visited him in his office yesterday at the State House in Abuja, Osinbajo condemned those who see nothing good in the unity of this …

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Frank wants Buhari to sack incompetent, corrupt appointees

Timi Frank A member of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Timi Frank, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sack appointees, including cabinet members, who had brought the Federal Government to disrepute. He made the call in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja, while reacting to the suspension of Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Babachir Lawal by …

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