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PHOTOS: Buhari, Sirleaf meet Gambia President Jammeh again

14 January 2017, 08:00

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari, his Liberia counterpart Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and former Ghana leader John Dramani Mahama met with outgoing Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh and Vice, Isatou Njie-Saidy in Bajul on Friday.

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IMN suspects plot to frustrate Zakzaky’s release

13 January 2017, 11:36

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has alleged plots to foil the release of its leader, Sheikh Zakzaky, whom the Federal High Court Abuja has ordered government to set free.

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Mother names new born 'Muhammadu Buhari', Presidency reacts

12 January 2017, 16:02

The official twitter account of President Buhari shared a photo of the first child to be born at the newly opened Kuchigoro Primary Health Care Centre (PHC) Abuja, he was named Muhammadu Buhari.

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Soyinka condemns Buhari, El Rufai’s handling of Southern Kaduna killings

13 January 2017, 09:03

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has condemned the way President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State handled the mass killings in Southern Kaduna

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Buhari meets Security Chiefs over Kaduna killings

13 January 2017, 05:42

President, Muhammadu Buhari has met with Security Chiefs over the prevailing insecurity in southern Kaduna, the Niger Delta and other parts of the country.

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Thursday, 12 January 2017

Buhari removes Mamora, Bugaje from new ambassadorial list

12 January 2017, 13:01

President Muhammadu Buhari has submitted a new list of non-career Ambassadorial nominees with the exclusion of Senator Olorunimbe Mamora, Usman Bugaje and PauIine Tallen who were on the list submitted last year.

Full list of Buhari's new ambassadorial nominees

12 January 2017, 15:02

President Muhammadu Buhari resubmitted names of non-career ambassadorial nominees to the Senate on Thursday, two months after the legislature rejected his first list.

Buhari grants citizenship to 335 foreigners

12 January 2017, 16:03

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved citizenship of 335 foreigners and disqualified 165 others.

WATCH: Fela's protege blasts Buhari

12 January 2017, 19:12

Afrobeat musician, Dede Mabiaku has lend his voice to the current economic crisis rocking Nigeria.

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Adeboye's retirement: How FRC boss snubbed Buhari’s directive

11 January 2017, 14:01

The former Financial Reporting Council boss, Jim Obazee, was sacked for disobeying a directive of the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechuckwu Enelamah,

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Again, Buhari heads delegation to resolve Gambia crisis

10 January 2017, 08:24

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari will lead three West African heads of state to Gambia on Wednesday in an effort to persuade its longtime leader to step down.

CAN thanks Buhari for sacking Obazee

10 January 2017, 14:01

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for sacking Jim Obazee as the Executive Secretary of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRC).

African leaders apply pressure as Jammeh faces isolation

10 January 2017, 14:01

West African leaders have announced they would return to Gambia to persuade President Yahya Jammeh to step down, as the strongman was left looking increasingly isolated at home and abroad.

Senate rejects Buhari’s nominee as NERC Chairman

10 January 2017, 15:35

The Senate has rejected the nomination of American-based professor, Akintunde Akinwande, as the head of the National Electricity Regulatory Commission.

Monday, 09 January 2017

The Gambia: Buhari hosts West African leaders in Abuja on Monday

09 January 2017, 06:48

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday host four West African leaders to a meeting aimed at averting violence and preserving democracy in The Gambia.

3 APC governors in secret plot to oust Buhari

09 January 2017, 10:05

Three governors of the All Progressives Congress from the North are secretly plotting to replace President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.

Ghana's new president Akufo-Addo caught up in plagiarism scandal

09 January 2017, 13:17

The office of Nana Akufo-Addo has issued an apology after the new Ghanaian president was accused of lifting passages from speeches by Bill Clinton and George W Bush during his inaugural address to the nation.

Nigeria marks 1 000 days since kidnap of Chibok girls

09 January 2017, 14:05

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says he is hopeful the remaining 195 Chibok schoolgirls will be rescued, as he marked 1 000 days since the mass abduction by Boko Haram that drew global attention to the jihadist insurgency.

PDP governor vows to win state for Buhari in 2019

09 January 2017, 17:48

The governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, says Ebonyi people will vote overwhelmingly for President Muhamadu Buhari if he contests any election in the future.

Full speech of Pastor Bakare criticising Buhari

09 January 2017, 18:34

Former Vice Presidential candidate, Pastor Tunde Bakare spoke on issues affecting the country.

Buhari fires FRC boss whose actions caused Pastor Adeboye to retire

09 January 2017, 23:32

The head of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, FRC, Jim Obazee, has been sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Sunday, 08 January 2017

More Chibok school girls will still return -Buhari

08 January 2017, 15:44

President Muhammadu Buhari has once again reiterated his resolve to ensure all the remaining Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram are reunited with their families.

Saturday, 07 January 2017

AGF meets Buhari , may have submitted report on Magu, Babachir

07 January 2017, 08:07

President Muhammadu Buhari may have received the report of the probe on the alleged corrupt practices levelled against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation Lawal Babachir and the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu

Tinubu commends Buhari for paying N5 000 stipends

07 January 2017, 09:35

 National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the commencement of the payment of N5 000 each to the poor and most vulnerable.

Magu worships with Buhari at Aso Rock mosque

07 January 2017, 11:20

The embattled acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu joined President Muhammadu Buhari in observing juma’at service at the State House mosque.

Friday, 06 January 2017

Buhari breaks silence on Southern Kaduna violence

06 January 2017, 06:45

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector-General of the Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris to take “strong actions” in putting a stop to acts of violence in the southern part of Kaduna state.

Buhari welcomes recovery of another Chibok schoolgirl

06 January 2017, 09:37

President Muhammadu Buhari welcomes the recovery of another Chibok schoolgirl, Rakiya Abubakar, in the Alagarno area of Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State.

IPOB exposes plot by British government to poison Nnamdi Kanu

06 January 2017, 12:36

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have accused the British Government and President Muhammadu Buhari of planning to poison Nnamdi Kanu.

Your government will collapse if Fayose is impeached, PDP warns Buhari

06 January 2017, 16:02

PDP in Ekiti State has said the government of President Muhammadu Buhari will collapse if it attempts to impeach Governor Ayodele Fayose.

Nigeria can’t be Islamised, says Osinbajo

06 January 2017, 20:05

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigerians to ignore rumours that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari was moving to Islamise Nigeria.

Buhari to attend inauguration of Ghana’s President-Elect, Akufo-Addo

06 January 2017, 21:31

President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja on Saturday for Accra, Ghana, to attend the inauguration of Ghana’s President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo.

Thursday, 05 January 2017

We’re behind Buhari, Tinubu, says Kogi APC

05 January 2017, 08:24

The Kogi State All Progressives Congress has slammed those behind the report purportedly credited to the state wing of the party which disparaged Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

Buhari redeploys 3 permanent secretaries

05 January 2017, 13:46

President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the redeployment of three federal permanent secretaries.

Buhari approves arms for airport security officers

05 January 2017, 17:03

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the use of arms and ammunition by airport security personnel.

Wednesday, 04 January 2017

Buhari meets Oshiomhole in Aso Rock

04 January 2017, 06:46

President Muhammadu Buhari has met with the immediate past Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Gov Shettima wants PDP proscribed

04 January 2017, 10:00

The Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum and governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has called for the proscription of the Peoples Democratic Party.

IMN holds Buhari responsible for Zaria massacre

04 January 2017, 19:09

Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) said President Muhammadu Buhari must be held responsible for defying a Federal High Court order to release Shia leader, Ibraheem Zakzaky.

PHOTOS: Buhari presides over first FEC meeting in 2017

04 January 2017, 20:29

President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the first Federal Executive Council meeting for 2017.

Tuesday, 03 January 2017

Buhari removes SGF as Chairman of Presidential Committee

03 January 2017, 10:15

President Muhammadu Buhari has removed the Secretary to the Government of the Federation Babachir David Lawan as chairman of the Presidential Committee on the reconstitution of federal government boards of parastatals, agencies and commissions.

Buhari's minister warns against religious divisions

03 January 2017, 20:41

Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau, has warned Nigerians to be wary of divisions along religious lines.

Monday, 02 January 2017

Read Fr Mbaka's new year message to Buhari

02 January 2017, 13:29

The priest of the Catholic Adoration Ministry in Enugu State has advised President Muhammadu Buhari on leadership in the New Year.

Sunday, 01 January 2017

Buhari says change will manifest in 2017

01 January 2017, 15:31

President Muhammadu Buhari urged Nigerians to keep faith with him, promising that their current pains are temporary.

Saturday, 31 December 2016

FULL TEXT: Buhari’s New Year message to Nigerians

31 December 2016, 17:08

Read President Muhammadu Buhari’s New Year message to Nigerians.

Popular cleric asks Buhari to step down for a younger person

31 December 2016, 22:03

Bishop Simeon Okah, principal patriarch of the Flock of Christ Mission, Delta State, has described President Muhammadu Buhari, as the most unfavourable Nigerian President to the people of Niger Delta region.

Friday, 30 December 2016

Fayose asks Buhari to resign

30 December 2016, 08:06

Governor Ayodele Fayose, of Ekiti State asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign because he has failed Nigerians

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Buhari moves to pacify Tinubu

29 December 2016, 10:34

President Muhammadu Buhari has begun moves to pacify the national leader of the All Progressives Congress ,Bola Tinubu

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

APC youth leader ask Femi Adesina to resign

28 December 2016, 08:21

National youth leader of the All Progressives Congress,,Ismaeel Ahmed has asked Femi Adesina, media adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari, to resign.

PDP hails Buhari over Sambisa capture

28 December 2016, 11:02

The Peoples Democratic Party has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari over the clearing of Sambisa forest of Boko Haram terrorists and for his dogged pursuit of the war against insurgency.

Niger Delta militants say they are ready for dialogue

28 December 2016, 13:44

Niger Delta militants have expressed their readiness to engage the Federal Government in dialogue to ensure that peace reigned in the oil-rich region.

Buhari's close friend returns N70m arms deal cash to government

28 December 2016, 16:21

A close friend and political associate of President Muhammadu Buhari, Jafaru Isa has returned N70 million to the government after being accused of money laundering.

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