Tags : Muhammadu Buhari

Missing N300bn: SERAP Gives FG 14-Day Ultimatum

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) have given the federal government 14 days ultimatum  to investigate allegations of missing N300 billion public funds. SERAP is asking President Muhammadu Buhari to direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), and appropriate anti-corruption agencies to investigate the allegations of the missing […]

“We Will Abide By President Buhari’s Decision” – Tinubu

A former Governor of Lagos State who is also a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been reacting to the recent crisis in the Party and decisions made at the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting which included the dissolution of the National Working Committee (NWC) on Thursday, June 25, […]

APC NWC: Oshiomhole Accepts Dissolution, Pledges Loyalty To Buhari

The suspended National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has reacted to the dissolution of the Party’s National Working Committee. Briefing Journalists on Saturday, June 27, 2020, in Abuja, the former Chairman said he has formally accepted the dissolution of the Party’s NWC under his leadership. Comrade Oshiomhole, however, pledged his […]

APC NEC Dissolves National Working Committee

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been dissolved. This formed part of decisions taken on Thursday, June 25, 2020, at the meeting of the APC National Executive Council held at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Channels TV reports that the Party took the decision to […]

APC Crisis: Buhari Backs Giadom As Acting National Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has officially recognised Chief Victor Giadom as Acting National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Senior Special Assistant to the Pressident on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday. According to the statement the position of President was hinged on  the fact that the […]

Security: “No More Excuses” – Buhari Tells Service Chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the Service Chiefs to double their efforts in improving the security situation in the nation as excuses would no longer be tolerated. According to the National Security Adviser (NSA), Retired Major General Babagana Monguno, President Buhari charged the heads of the nation’s security agencies to do more to secure the […]

‘‘N800b Recovered From Anti-Corruption Drive’’ —Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that about N800 billion looted funds have been recovered by the anti-corruption drive of his administration. The President disclosed this on Friday during a speech he delivered on the occasion of the nation’s Democracy Day celebration. He stated the money recovered by the anti-graft agencies would be ploughed into various […]

Executive Order 10: Buhari Postpones Publication In Official Gazette

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the suspension of the publication of the recently issued Executive Order 10 in the Federal Government’s Official Gazette. It was gathered that the President agreed to a postponement of the publication, until after adequate consultations among stakeholders, when he met with a team from the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), led […]

Buhari Nominates Okonjo-Iweala To Head WTO

The President, Muhammadu Buhari has approved the nomination of a former Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, for the position of director-general of the World Trade Organisation. According to TheCable, Buhari withdrew the candidacy of Yonov Agah, Nigeria’s permanent representative to WTO, for the same position. “The embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria […]

Senate Okays Buhari’s $5.513b Loan Request

The Senate on Tuesday approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s $5.513 billion external loan request to finance the revised 2020 budget. The approval followed the presentation and consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, Senator Clifford Odia (Edo Central) by the upper chamber. The Senate however stood down the components of […]