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Trade wars will make nations poorer – Indonesian President

Indonesia President, Joko Widodo President Joko Widodo of Indonesia has told world leaders that unilateral economic policies and trade wars do not increase the world’s wealth, but rather makes nations and people poorer. He said this on Friday while opening

Executive Order 6: Court Upholds Constitutionality Of President Buhari’s Action

A Federal High Court in Abuja has upheld the constitutionality of the Executive Order 6 of 2018 signed by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Executive order allows for the interim seizure of assets linked to investigation, ongoing criminal trials and other

You Have The Capacity To Perform Better Than Buhari As President, Obasanjo Tells Atiku

Olusegun Obasanjo and Atiku Abubakar   The former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has told the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, that he has the capacity to perform better than the incumbent President, Muhammadu Buhari, when he

Senate President Swears In Two New Senators

   Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has sworn in two new Senators to join the upper chamber. The Senators are Lawal Gumuau, from Bauchi South Senatorial District and Ahmad Baba Kaita from Katsina North Senatorial District. Senator Gumuau will replace late Ali

APC Primaries: President Buhari Urges Losers Not To Defect

FILE PHOTO: President Muhammadu Buhari   President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated winners of All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries across the country and urged the losers to learn and demonstrate sportsmanship.   In a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant

7,000 Delegates To Affirm President Buhari’s Candidacy At APC National Convention

Deputy Chairman, APC National Convention Committee, Kashim Shettima   A total of 7,000 delegates drawn from across the country are expected to participate in the national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), taking place today (Saturday) in Abuja, the

PHOTOS: President Buhari Meets With Nine APC Governors

  President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with nine governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC), at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Those in attendance included the Governors of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha; Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi; Zamfara State, Abdul’aziz Yari and Ogun

Nigeria At 58: President Buhari’s Full Independence Day Speech

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday addressed Nigerians as the country marked its 58th Independence anniversary. In a speech broadcast across the nation, the President called for unity, while promising to ensure free and fair elections in 2019. Among other

President Buhari Visits Injured Nigerian Air Force Pilots In Hospital

  President Muhammadu Buhari has paid a visit to two of the three Nigerian Air Force officers who were involved in a crash last week. The president visited the officers on Sunday at the Defence Intelligence Agency hospital in Abuja,

President Buhari Arrives In Abuja After UNGA In New York

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Abuja after a five-day trip to New York for the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). He arrived alongside his wife at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja at about 4:30 a.m. this morning.

President Buhari Departs New York For Abuja

  President Muhammadu Buhari has departed New York where he attended the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) for Abuja. He departed with his wife, Aisha Buhari after the five-day trip. While in New York, the president drew the attention of world

Kavanaugh: President Trump orders FBI probe as Senate delays final vote

Brett Kavanaugh U.S. Supreme Court Nominee: sexual assault allegation to probed by FBI A dramatic last-minute demand by Republican Senator Jeff Flake on Friday prompted President Donald Trump to order an FBI investigation into his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

President Buhari Holds Talks With US Secretary Of State

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (L) holds a bilateral meeting with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in New York on September 28, 2018.  Photo: Jim WATSON / AFP   President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with the United States Secretary

President Buhari Restates Nigeria’s Commitment To Implementing SDGs

File photo   President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday reiterated Nigeria’s commitment to the faithful implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs). According to a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President who is