Buhari thanks Swiss govt for returning stolen funds

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said Nigerian government remains deeply grateful to the government and people of Switzerland for their support in resuscitating the economy, especially the return of illegally stolen funds. A statement by the President’s spokesperson, Garba…

No development can take place in atmosphere of violence, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern over reports of violence in four communities in Biase Local Government Area of Cross River State resulting in loss of lives, injuries and displacement of villagers. Calling for calm and restoration of peace in…

No country can confront climate change alone, says Buhari at COP24 summit

President Muhammadu Buhari, Monday in Katowice, Poland, said no country can confront climate change alone, urging UN-member countries to rededicate themselves to the task of rebuilding and restoring a healthy environment for future generations. In an address to the opening…

Don’t politicise religion in Nigeria – President Muhammadu Buhari

-Says Muslims and Christians can flourish together In 1844, the Revd Samuel Ajayi Crowther returned home to Yoruba land (now part of modern-day Nigeria). Twenty years earlier, he had been kidnapped and sold to European slave traders who were bound…

Again, Buhari orders military to end Boko Haram threat

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in Maiduguri, Borno State, ordered the military to eliminate all threats of Boko Haram, declaring that the war against terrorism is “a must win’’. “It is a must win war. I want to encourage our troops…

Boko Haram: Buhari convenes LCBC security meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari, in his capacity as Chairman of the Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC), has convened a consultation of Heads of State and Government of the LCBC scheduled to take…

2019: Delta South votes are for APC – Uduaghan

Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, the immediate-past governor of Delta State and All Progressives Congress (APC) 2019 Delta South Senatorial candidate has tasked both aggrieved and victors of the party’s primaries in Delta State to work for the victory of the…

Buhari’s focus is on welfare of common Nigerians, says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s sole concern is that the resources of Nigeria must be used for the man and woman who need it the most and this explains the focus of the administration’s entire…

Buhari mourns Ikeogu Oke, condoles family, literary community

President Muhammadu Buhari is deeply grieved to learn of the passing of one of Nigeria’s renowned poets and winner of the 2017 Nigeria LNG Ltd-sponsored Nigerian Prize for Literature, Ikeogu Oke. On behalf of the Federal Government, said a statement…

Buhari breaks silence on military base attack (VOA)

Nigeria’s president has finally broken his silence about the deaths of dozens of soldiers killed by Islamist militants a week ago in the northeastern state of Borno. President Muhammadu Buhari’s office issued a statement Saturday, saying that he had “expressed…

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