Tag Archives: President

Alleged N1.4bn Fraud: Court Adjourns Arraignment Of NBA President

 A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has adjourned the arraignment of President of the Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA), Mr Paul Usoro. The NBA boss appeared earlier in court today before Justice Muslim Hassan over N1.4billion fraud allegations filed against

NBA President Appears In Court Over Alleged N1.4bn Fraud

The President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Paul Usoro (SAN), has appeared at the Federal High Court in Lagos for his scheduled arraignment over alleged money laundering. The NBA President arrived the court at 8.32 a.m. today. Mr Usoro

Alleged 1.4bn Fraud: NBA President Says He Is ‘Completely Innocent’

NBA President, Mr Paul Usoro, addressing a press conference in Abuja in December 2018.   President of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Mr Paul Usoro, says he is innocent of the N1.4 billion money laundering charges brought against him by

Buhari Reacts As Ayuba Wabba Emerges ITUC President

(File) NLC President, Ayuba Wabba   President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Mr Ayuba Wabba on his election as the President of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC). He extended his goodwill message to the President of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC)

President Buhari Presides Over Special FEC Meeting

File photo of President Buhari.   A special Federal Executive Council meeting is ongoing at the State House Council chambers in Abuja, with President Muhammadu Buhari presiding over deliberations. In a statement released on Wednesday, the Senior Special Assistant to

President Buhari Confers National Merit Award On Professor Olu Obafemi

President Muhammadu Buhari has conferred the 2018 Nigerian National Order of Merit (NNOM) Award on Professor Olu Obafemi. The President conferred the award on the University don on Thursday at the State House Council Chambers. The ceremony was witnessed by

President Buhari To Preside Over Special FEC Meeting On Friday

President Muhammadu Buhari speaks during a meeting at the State House in Abuja on November 2, 2018.   President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to preside over a special session of the Federal Executive Council set to hold on Friday, December

President Buhari Returns To Abuja From Poland

  President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja from Poland where he attended the Climate Change Conference. The President who left Abuja on Saturday for Poland joined 29 heads of government for the conference. At the opening session of the

Safe Release Of Remaining Chibok Girls Is My Priority, Buhari Tells Swiss President

President Muhammadu Buhari meets with Polish President Andrzej Duda during a bilateral meeting with the Polish leader and delegation at the sideline of the 24th Session of the Conference on Climate Change in Katowice, Poland. PHOTO: SUNDAY AGHAEZE/State House.  

President Buhari Joins Other World Leaders At Opening Of COP24 Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari with the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres and the Polish President, H.E Andrzej Duda at the venue of the COP24-KATOWICE 2018 of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Katowice, Poland. PHOTO: Sunday Aghaeze/State House.  

President Buhari Congratulates Super Falcons For Winning AWCON

  President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigeria’s Super Falcons for winning the Africa Women Cup of Nation on Saturday. The Super Falcons had edged South Africa 4-3 on penalties to win the championship for the ninth time, cementing their place

Buhari Has Signed More Bills Than Any Nigerian President – Senate Leader

  Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan believes President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to more bills passed by the National Assembly than all his predecessors. The lawmaker stated this during a briefing with State House Correspondents on Friday in Abuja, the Federal

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush Dies At 94

In this file photo taken on May 31, 2012, former US President George H.W. Bush waves as he leaves the East Room following the official portrait unveiling of his son former US President George W. Bush and his wife Laura

Building Collapse: President Buhari Condoles With Rivers Residents Over Loss Of Lives

  President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the people and government of Rivers State, over the loss of lives following the collapse of a seven-storey building in the state. According to a statement issued on Friday by the Special Adviser