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Osinbajo sends Onnoghen’s name to Senate for confirmation as CJN

08 February 2017, 11:37

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has send the name of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, to the National Assembly for confirmation as the substantive CJN.

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SEC accused of secretly employing Northerners

04 January 2017, 07:01

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has been accused of secretly employing 20 members of staff, most of them from Kano State, the home state of SEC’s Director-General, Mounir Gwarzo.

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Buhari re-nominates Magu as EFCC Chairman

23 January 2017, 08:06

President Muhammadu Buhari has again approved the re-nomination of Ibrahim Magu, the current acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, as his candidate for the substantive chairmanship of the agency.

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Senate confirms Ayine as Auditor-General amid petitions

11 January 2017, 15:05

The Senate has confirmed the nomination of  Anthony Mkpe Ayibe as the Auditor-General of the Federation.

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Tuesday, 17 January 2017

Buhari’s 46 non-career Ambassadorial nominees referred for screening

17 January 2017, 20:34

The Senate has referred 46 non-career ambassadorial nominees of President Muhammadu Buhari to its Committee on Foreign Affairs for screening.

Tuesday, 03 January 2017

Kogi APC rejects Faleke as Ocholi’s replacement

03 January 2017, 09:13

The All Progressives Congress in Kogi has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to nominate or appoint James Faleke as Minister from the state.

Sunday, 25 December 2016

Seven governors behind plot to stop Senate confirmation of Magu as EFCC chairman

25 December 2016, 14:55

About seven state governors are believed to have been part of the plot to stop the Senate confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Wednesday, 21 December 2016

47 career ambassadors assigned portfolios

21 December 2016, 09:07

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to all the 47 career ambassadors cleared by the Senate.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Senate denies rejecting Magu

20 December 2016, 07:01

The Senate has denied rejecting the nomination of Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Monday, 12 December 2016

Amina Mohammed still Buhari's Minister

12 December 2016, 10:12

Nigeria’s Presidency has reacted to media reports on the purported appointment of Amina Mohammed as Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, saying “she remains Nigeria's Minister of Environment.

Thursday, 01 December 2016

Again, Buhari’s nominee shuns Senate’s screening for NERC job

01 December 2016, 09:23

President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominee as the Chairman of the Board of the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission, Akintunde Akinwande has again failed to show up for the screening by the Senate.

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Senate returns non-career Ambassadorial nomination list to Buhari

15 November 2016, 16:27

The Senate has returned the list of the  non-career ambassadorial nominees sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari for confirmation and approval.

Saturday, 05 November 2016

Buhari appoints two more Supreme Court Justices

05 November 2016, 07:06

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Justice Ejembi Eko and Justice Amina A. Augie for the Supreme Court of Nigeria on the recommendation of the National Judicial Council.

Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Another nominee turns down Buhari's offer

26 October 2016, 14:27

Akintunde Akinwande, the nominee of President Muhammadu Buhari for Chairman of the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has rejected the offer.

Frank rejects Bolaji Abdullahi as new APC's spokesman

26 October 2016, 15:38

The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Tmi Frank has kicked against the appointment of Bolaji Abdullahi, as its National Publicity Secretary.

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Another Ambassadorial nominee rejects Buhari's offer

25 October 2016, 13:04

One of the non-career ambassadorial nominees President Muhamamdu Buhari sent to the Senate for confirmation on Thursday, Usman Bugaje from Kastina state, has rejected the offer.

Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Senate confirms Buhari’s nominees as Supreme Court justices

18 October 2016, 15:14

The Senate has confirmed Ejembi Eko and Amina Augie as Justices of the Supreme Court.

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Saraki defends Buhari over nomination of new Supreme Court judges

12 October 2016, 19:01

Senate President Bukola Saraki has defended the nomination of two new Supreme Court Judges by President Buhari on Tuesday.

Friday, 16 September 2016

Court strikes out suit challenging Buhari’s appointment of new Customs boss

16 September 2016, 17:17

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has struck out a suit a challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointment of Hameed Ali as the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service.

Thursday, 09 June 2016

Abia governor appoints comedian as adviser on Arts and Tourism

09 June 2016, 21:27

Comedian and actor, Kingsley Ogbonna, popularly known as Dauda, has been appointed Senior Special Adviser on Arts and Tourism to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State.

Saturday, 26 March 2016

President Buhari makes another appointment

26 March 2016, 21:32

President Muhammadu Buhari has made another appointment in his office of appointing Kolawole Banwo as the Civil Society Organisations Representative on the National Stakeholders Working Group in the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative.

Tuesday, 23 February 2016

PENGASSAN shutdowns PPPRA offices due to appointment issues

23 February 2016, 22:34

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria has allegedly shut down offices of the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency across the country.

Monday, 15 February 2016

Buhari appoints Abike-Dabiri SSA on Foreign Affairs

15 February 2016, 17:02

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Abike Dabiri-Erewa as Senior Special Assistant on Foreign and Diaspora Affairs.

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Buhari appoints Ekanem as acting Head of Services

21 October 2015, 22:26

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mrs Winifred Ekanem as the acting Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HOS) with immediate effect.

Monday, 21 September 2015

Buhari in a fix over new INEC chairman

21 September 2015, 11:37

President Muhammadu Buhari is in a fix over what to do with the Independent National Electoral Commission in the the absence of a substantive leadership.

Friday, 28 August 2015

Fani-Kayode mocks Nigerians over Buhari’s new appointments

28 August 2015, 13:12

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has mocked Nigerians over the recent appointments made by President Muhammadu Buhari, which favoured the North.

Thursday, 27 August 2015

Gov Abubakar appoints new SSG

27 August 2015, 19:04

Gov. Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State, has approved the appointment of Alhaji Bello Illelah as the new Secretary to the State Government.

Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Mimiko calls for INEC chairman's removal

26 August 2015, 13:06

Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State has demanded the removal of acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Aminat Zakari.

Monday, 10 August 2015

11 jostling to succeed Jega

10 August 2015, 11:22

11 candidates are jostling to be appointed the new Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission.

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Zakari to continue as acting INEC chairman

22 July 2015, 16:35

The acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Maina Zakari, is to continue to act in that capacity until a substantive chairman is appointed for the commission.

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Ayade lauds Buhari for over CNS appointment

14 July 2015, 16:53

Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for the appointment of Rear-Adm. Ibok-Ete Ibas as the new Chief of Naval Staff.

Wednesday, 01 July 2015

Buhari overrides Jega on handover

01 July 2015, 14:38

President Muhammadu Buhari has faulted the decision of the former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Attahiru Jega to handover the leadership of the commission to Ahmed Wali,

PDP rejects Zakari as acting Chairman of INEC

01 July 2015, 20:44

The Peoples Democratic Party has kicked against the appointment of Amina Zakari as the Acting National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission..

Monday, 29 June 2015

Buhari denies appointing Chief of Staff

29 June 2015, 18:41

President Muhamadu Buhari has named Colonel Hamidu Ali as his Chief of Staff

Thursday, 28 May 2015

Adesina voted African Development Bank presidency

28 May 2015, 22:49

Nigeria's Agriculture Minister Akinwumi Adesina won an election to be the new president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), the lender said.

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