Security: IGP request yearly recruitment of 31,000 policemen

To improve security situation in Nigeria, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to approve a yearly recruitment of 31,000 policemen for the next five years. This he said would enable Nigeria meet the United Nation’s (UN) requirement numbers on policing in every nation. The IGP, represented by Deputy-Inspector […]

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Buhari will spend four days in London, says Femi Adesina

President Muhammadu Buhari will spend four days in London, Femi Adesina, his spokesman, has told BBC. Buhari returned to London on Thursday after attending the United Nations general assembly (UNGA) in New York. “He will be in the UK until Monday next week,” Adesina told BBC Hausa. “He will be in the UK until Monday […]

I’ve chosen to maintain standing family relationship with Atiku, Buhari-Alhassan

The last has not been heard about the recent visit of Sen. Aisha Alhassan, Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development’s visit to the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. Alhassan on Wednesday referred to those criticizing her visit to former number two man as being “mischievous,” reiterating her decision to maintain a long standing relationship […]

Buhari showers millions on D’Tigress

President Muhammadu Buhari has rewarded members of the national female basketball team D’Tigress who recently won the 2017 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket tournament in Mali. The team who also qualified for the 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup in Spain was handsomely rewarded. Each member of the team got N1m while the team officials got half […]

Buhari cancels FEC meeting

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says the weekly Federal Executive Council for Wednesday, August 23, has been cancelled. The presidential aide, however, failed to give reasons for the cancellation of the meeting. Adesina only said that the President  would on Wednesday receive the report of the investigation committee into […]

Buhari lands in Abuja, ignores guard of honour

Exactly 102-days today, President Muhammadu Buhari finally arrived Abuja after his stay in London, United Kingdom, where he had been receiving medical attention since May 7. The presidential aircraft that conveyed the President landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at about 4.35pm. The President disembarked from the aircraft, NAF […]

OneVoice kicks as Senate oppose restructuring, devolution of powers

Members of Nigerian civil society under the aegis of ‘OneVOICE’ have condemned the recent rejection of a proposal to amend the Nigerian 1999 constitution. The proposal which had favoured a devolution of more powers to the federating states within the federal republic was opposed by the Nigerian Senate recently. At a media round table held […]

God has healed the President, A’Ibom Gov Emmanuel says

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, on Friday met behind closed doors with the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting came barely 48 hours after Emmanuel joined six other members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum to visit ailing President Muhammadu Buhari in London where he has been receiving medical attention […]