Tags : President Muhammadu Buhari

Court Cases: Buhari Proposes 15-Month Time Limit

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday proposed that all civil cases in court should be conclude within 15 months and  that criminal cases from the high court to the Supreme Court should be concluded within a year. President Buhari disclosed this while he spoke at the 60th Annual General Conference (AGC) of the Nigerian Bar Association […]

Buhari Inaugurates New Permanent Secretaries

The President Muhmmadu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated 12 new permanent secretaries for the federal civil service. The new permanent secretaries, who were appointed in June, were inaugurated at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. They are Belgore Lamido -Kwara; Akinlade Oluwatoyin -Kogi; Ekpa Akpabio -Cross River; Alkali Nura -Kano; Ardo Kumo -Gombe and […]

“Nigeria Has Defeated Polio” – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari described the certification of Nigeria Polio free as a pointer to the fact that with political will, Africa could also defeat Coronavirus. According to a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on  Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, President Buhari said the certification is a fulfilment of his his pledge […]

Insecurity: UN Urges Buhari Explore Dialogue

To end insecurity and killings in the Northeast and Northwest, the government should add dialogue to the use of force, The United Nations (UN) on Monday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to explore dialogue in the fight against insurgency and insecurity. The UN Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Edward Kallon, gave the counsel while […]

Coronavirus: US Hands Over 200 Ventilators To Nigeria

The United States Government has handed over 200 ventilators to the Nigerian government. The items were presented by the U.S Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Bert Leonard at the Abuja Premier Medical Warehouse in the nation’s capital, on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. This comes four months after President Donald Trump administration promised to support the country […]

Buhari Arrives In Mali On Peace Mission

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Mali on a one-day visit aimed at finding a political solution to the crisis in the country. The President’s arrival was confirmed in a tweet by his personal assistant on new media, Mr Bashir Ahmad, on Thursday, July 23, 2020. According to an earlier statement by the Special Adviser […]

Buhari, Jonathan Meets At Presidential Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with former President Goodluck Jonathan at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Details about the meeting which is being held behind closed doors are not yet known. Details later…

Buhari Affirms Magu’s Suspension, Appoints Mohammed Umar As Acting Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has affirmed the suspension of Mr Ibrahim Magu as acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Magu’s suspension by the President, which takes immediate effect, was announced on Friday, July 10, 2020, in a statement from the Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice. The […]

Buhari Signs 2020 Revised Budget Into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law, the revised budget of N10.8 trillion for the year 2020. He assented to the budget at about 11:06 am on Friday, July 10, 2020, at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital. In his address, the President explained that the budget had to […]

Buhari Presides Sixth FEC Virtual Meeting, Honours Late Ex-Sports Minister,

The Federal Executive Council has held its sixth virtual meeting at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The meeting held on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, was chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. In attendance are the Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, […]