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    May 14, 2018   The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja announced that $320 million stolen funds by former late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, would be spent on the Conditional Cash Transfer scheme of the administration to support the poor. Declaring open the 8th Commonwealth Conference of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Africa,  Buhari, represented ...
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    May 5, 2018 Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday said the Federal Government would not relent in its efforts at ensuring peace in crisis prone areas of the country. Osinbajo, who was represented by the Administrator, Aso Villa Chapel, Rev. Peter Ambi, said this during the National Peace and Leadership Summit organised by the Youth ...
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    May 1, 2018 President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recruitment of 6,000 additional policemen as part of fresh measures to address the nation’s security challenges including the farmers/herdsmen clashes across the country. The President made this known in a special interview session with Voice of America, Hausa service, in Washington, United States on Tuesday morning. ...
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    April 26, 2018 President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday blamed the non-implementation of two ECOWAS protocols on free movement of persons, goods and services for the lingering herders and farmers conflicts in West Africa. Buhari said this while declaring open the ECOWAS Ministerial Meeting on Conflicts between Herders and Farmers in the region organised in partnership ...
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    April 25, 2018 President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over Wednesday’s meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting, which commenced at 11.a.m. is being attended by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and the Secretary to the Government of the ...
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    All the 24 governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressive Congress(APC) on Tuesday announced their endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari’s candidature for the 2019 presidential election. Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo made the position of the governors known to State House correspondents after a closed door meeting with the President at the ...
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    April 24, 2018 Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo will on May 18, inaugurate the `repackaged and reloaded’ “The Dome Entertainment Centre” in Abuja, according to Dr Obiora Okonkwo, Chairman of the centre. The Dome, located around central business district of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), was a hive of activity before its closure 10 years ago. The ...
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    April 19, 2018   Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa ibom on Thursday expressed the hope that the nation’s economic recovery would move faster  following Tuesday’s positive jump in price of crude oil at the international market. Emmanuel met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who is the chairman of the National Economic Council (NEC), where both ...
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    April 11, 2018 Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) as the Federal Ministries of Information and Culture as well as Women Affairs brief the Council on their activities since Nov. 2015 till today. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting of the Council which started at ...
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    April 5, 2018   The Federal Government said its target of attracting private investment worth 25 billion-dollars through its Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) ‘Focused Laboratories’ was still on course. The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udo Udoma said this on Thursday in Abuja, at the progress meeting of the ERGP Focused ...