The profile of Buhari’s Economic Advisory Council members

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday constituted 8-man Economic Advisory Council, to be chaired by Prof Doyin Salami. Other members are Dr. Mohammed Sagagi (Vice-Chairman); Prof Ode Ojowu; Dr Shehu Yahaya; Dr Iyabo Masha; Prof Chukwuma Soludo; Bismark Rewane; and Dr Mohammed Adaya Salisu (Secretary). Below are the short profile of the charman and members of the […]

Street protest will not change our leaders – CharlyBoy

Charles Oputa, a.k.a “Charlyboy”,  convener of  ‘OurMumuDonDo Movement’, on Friday said street protest by Nigerians over national issues cannot change political leaders at all levels. Charlyboy made this known in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. He said that successive Nigerian political leaders had remained insensitive to the plights of ordinary Nigerians over […]

Nigerian gov’t dismisses report of explosion at South African High Commission

  The federal government of Nigeria has debunked  reports being circulated on social media that a bomb had exploded at the South African High Commission in Abuja, on Saturday.In a statement issued in Abuja, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said the report “is fake news orchestrated by desperate opposition to cause panic and […]

Xenophobia: What Buhari’s Special Envoy told our President – South African Govt

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Envoy to South Africa expressed “concern at recent events in South Africa” during a meeting with President Cyril Ramaphosa, the latter’s spokesperson has said. Khusela Diko, the spokesperson to the South African President, also said in a statement sent to the News Agency of Nigeria, that President Buhari’s state visit would […]

FCT MINISTER PLEDGES PARTNERSHIP WITH WATER RESOURCES COUNTERPART TO END OPEN DEFECATION IN FCT BY 2025

 … MINISTER OF STATE TO COORDINATE ACTIVITIES FOR SUCCESS OF PROJECT IN FCT As part of efforts to end open defecation in the country, the Minister, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has assured that the FCT Administration will partner effectively with the Federal Ministry of Water Resources to put an end to the menace […]

DO NOT CARRY OUT RETALIATORY ATTACKS ON SOUTH AFRICAN INTERESTS IN FCT – FCT MINISTER

FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has called on the residents of the Territory, especially students and youths, not to carry out retaliatory attacks on South African Nationals and business interests in the FCT over the recent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. He said that the Federal Government was already exploiting diplomatic channels […]

Buhari’s speech at swearing-in of SGF, Ministers

ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA AT THE SWEARING-IN OF SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNMENT OF THE FEDERATION AND MINISTERS AT STATE HOUSE, ABUJA, Protocols:           Today marks another milestone in the history of my second term in Office, after Nigerians overwhelmingly voted the All Progressives Congress during the 2019 […]

FULL LIST: Portfolios of Buhari’s 44 Ministers – 2019 – 2023

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to his 44 ministers. Below is the full list of the ministers and their portfolios. President Buhari assigned the officials after all of them took their oaths of office in batches. 1. President Muhammadu Buhari – Minister of Petroleum 2. Mohammed Musa Bello – Adamawa State – Minister of Federal Capital Territory, […]