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Security Situation: Makinde Meets Buhari, Demands More Mobile Police Squadrons

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has met with President Muhammadu Buhari to discuss the security situation in the State, declaring that his administration remains resolute about fighting bandits, hoodlums, armed robbers and kidnappers. Engr Makinde, who addressed State House Correspondents in Abuja said the real enemies of the State are the criminal elements. He […]

Buhari Replaces Service Chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the immediate resignation of the Service Chiefs and appointed new Officers as replacements. The new Service Chiefs are: Major-General Leo Irabor, Chief of Defence Staff; Major-General I. Attahiru, Chief of Army Staff; Rear Admiral A.Z Gambo, Chief of Naval Staff; and Air-Vice Marshal I.O Amao, Chief of Air Staff. This […]

“We Look Forward To Working With Joe Biden, Kamala Harris”

President Muhammadu Buhari has said his Government is ready to work with President Joe Biden and vice-President Kamala Harris. He added that he hopes that a strong point of cooperation and support for Nigeria, as well as the African continent will be marked.  President Buhari in a communique by his special Media Aide, Mr Garba Shehu, […]

Army Redeploys 210 Generals, 1,336 Others

The Nigerian Army has redeployed 210 Generals and over a thousand of its Officers to various new positions in a major shakeup. In a list obtained by Channels Television on Saturday, January 9, 2021, a total of 1,546 Officers were redeployed. Besides the generals that were redeployed, 450 Colonels, 309 Majors, 251 Captains and 322 Lieutenants were […]

COVID-19: Buhari Approves Establishment Of One Oxygen Plant In Each

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of at least one oxygen plant in each of the 36 States of the federation. The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha, announced this during a briefing on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, in Abuja. President Buhari also gave approval for the rehabilitation of […]

Insecurity: “Buhari Has Agreed To Address Reps” -Gbajabiamila

President Muhammadu Buhari has agreed to address the House of Representatives on the state of insecurity in the country, as requested by the Lawmakers. According to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila, a date has been agreed on and it will be communicated soon. He stated this on Wednesday, December […]

Nigerian Navy Releases Promotions Of 203 Senior Officers

The Navy Board has approved the promotions of 203 Naval Officers to various Senior ranks in the Nigerian Navy. According to a statement by the Force on Thursday, November 26, 2020, the breakdown of the promotions released on Wednesday 25 November 2020, showed that 122 Lieutenant Commanders were promoted to the rank of Commander, 38 […]

Panel Set Up To Investigate Allegations Of Corruption Against Magu

After over three months of investigations into the activities of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) under its suspended acting Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu, full reports of the investigation have been submitted to the President. The panel, headed by a retired Justice and President of the Appeal Court, Justice Ayo Salami, on Friday, November […]

Buhari Assents To BOFI Act 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BOFI) Act 2020. A statement by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, said the act repealed the extent and other financial institutions act 1991 as amended. He said the BOFI act 2020 will increase the appetite of […]

Buhari Mourns Rawlings, Says Africa Will Miss Him

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has mourned a former President of Ghana, Jerry Rawlings, who died at the age of 73. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, on Thursday, November 12, 2020, the President said Africa would miss what he described as the deceased’s sterling […]