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Eid-El-Fitr: Buhari Directs Limited Celebrations, Bans Sallah Homage

President Buhari has directed that all celebrations, including the forthcoming Eid-El-Fitr, should be limited due to the global Coronavirus crisis. This Week, Muslims in Nigeria will be joining others globally to observe the Eid el-Fitr, a day that is celebrated to mark the end of Ramadan. According to the Presidential Aide, Mr Garba Shehu, the […]

Buhari Requests Senate To Confirm Ahmad Halilu As NASRDA DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to confirm the nomination of Ahmad Shaba Halilu as the substantive Director-General of the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA). This was disclosed in a statement signed on Tuesday, March 9, 2021, by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Garba Shehu. According to the statement, the […]

“Abductors Of Students Have Contacted Us”, Masari Tells Buhari

Katsina State Governor Bello Masari, has told President Muhammadu Buhari that the abductors of students in Kankara Local Government Area of the State have contacted the State Government.  The Governor, who was accompanied by the Deputy Governor of the State, Manir Yakubu, to the President on Monday, December 14, 2020, said the kidnappers had made […]

States Clamouring For Community Policing Owe Salaries –Garba Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to the President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has said many of the states agitating for community policing owe salaries. Shehu, stated this on Tuesday during a live interview Channels Television. Responding to a question on why it took the President some time to approve the community policing […]

Buhari Mourns Friend, Political Associate, Mallam Isa Funtua

The founding Managing Director of Democrat Newspaper and former President of the Newspaper Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), Mallam Ismaila Funtua, is dead. He died of cardiac arrest Monday night, July 20, 2020, at the age of 76. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, said the President, […]

‘‘Buhari To Mark May 29 In Low-Key’’ – Presidency

The Presidency has revealed that the first anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term will be marked on a low-key. This was disclosed by the President’s special aide, Mr Garba Shehu, who stated that narratives of the government’s achievements over the past five years which would normally have been showcased by Ministers and the Party, […]

Opposition Paying People To Protest Against Service Chiefs – Presidency

The Presidency has cautioned those it depicted as “a section of the political class” against deluding general society and impelling fights against the heads of military institutions in the nation. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, gave the admonition in an announcement on Saturday. He stated, “A group of politicians […]

Presidency Urges Nigerians To Ignore Message Of Division By Terrorists

The Federal Government has asked Nigerians to continually remain united in their opposition to Boko Haram and the hatred for decency that the infamous group stands for. The Presidency in a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, however, assured that the Security Forces will continually work […]