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Super Eagles’ Mikel, Ekong meet Buhari, Erdogan in Turkey [PHOTO]

Super Eagles stars William Troost-Ekong and Mikel Agu met President Muhammadu Buhari and his Turkish counterpart Recep Erdogan on Thursday. Buhari is in Turkey on an official visit. Troost-Ekong plays his football in Turkey with Bursaspor while Agu, though signed

World Cup Qualifier: Buhari elated over Super Eagles’ victory

President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles on their victory over the Chipolopolo of Zambia, describing it as “very sweet, soothing and a 57th Independence Anniversary gift to the nation.” The Super Eagles, at the Godswill

Buhari should relinquish petroleum minister portfolio – Senator Sani

Senator Shehu Sani Senator Shehu Sani has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to relinquish the Petroleum minister portfolio and appoint someone else to manage the nation’s oil industry. In a facebook post, Senator Sani representing Kaduna Central in the upper chamber

Kachikwu unhappy over leakage of document to Buhari

Unhappy Man: Dr Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, on Tuesday deplored the leakage to the public of a memo to President Muhammadu Buhari by the ministry. Kachikwu

Buhari Travels To Daura For Sallah Celebration

The President, Muhammadu Buhari has travelled to his hometown Daura, Katsina State, ahead of the Sallah celebrations. He left today after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting which was held at the council chamber in Abuja. The President received a standing ovation

PHOTOS: Buhari In Daura For Sallah Celebration

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday arrived in Daura, Katsina State for the Eid el-Kabir celebration. The President was received in his hometown by the Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari, and the Emir of Daura, Umar Faruk Umar, among other

Buhari Arrives Daura For Sallah Celebration

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived his hometown, Daura in Katsina State, for the Eid el-Kabir celebration. President Buhari was received in his country home by the governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari, among other dignitaries. The President had left the Presidential

Buhari Receives Victorious D’Tigress

  President Muhammadu Buhari has received the victorious D’Tigress in Abuja. He met with the Basketball Team at the council chambers on Wednesday morning, a few days after they won the Afrobasket Championship title for the first time in 12

BREAKING: Buhari Presides Over FEC Meeting

file photo The President, Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting holding in the council chambers at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The failure of the council to meet last week had sparked speculations that the

Buhari Happy With Improving Nigerian Economy

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday says he is pleased with the improving state of the Nigerian economy. This follows a meeting of the President with the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udo Udoma; Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun; and

Order Military To Stop Monitoring Nigerians On Social Media, SERAP Tells Buhari

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to instruct the military to stop monitoring activities of Nigerians on the social media. In an open letter written to the president, the group expressed concern over what

5,000 march, pray for Buhari in Kano

Ted Odogwu, Kano About 5,000 people from seven states in the north trooped out on Thursday for the proposed two-million-man march to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari back into the country and pray for the full restoration of his health. The

I Invited Osinbajo To London To Thank Him – Buhari

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has commended the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo for his performance as the acting president during his medical leave in the UK. The President made this known while addressing a delegation of APC and PDP leaders

[UPDATED] Buhari Meets With APC, PDP Leaders In Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has met with leaders of the two main political parties in Nigeria, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The APC delegation was led by the Chairman of