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Why Africa is confident of the future – Osinbajo

May 31, 2017 Acting President at the G7 Summit cites energy and talent of youths as sources of optimism Africa is undeterred by the failures of the past and the continent is motivated by the incredible energy and talent of its bustling youthful population, according to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo,

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Acting President felicitates with Muslims on commencement of Ramadan

May 31, 2017 The Acting President implores Muslims to seek maximum benefits from the Ramadan period by replicating the teachings of the Holy Prophet in all their engagements; private and public.   Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, felicitates with the entire Muslim community in Nigeria as they join

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NEC urges states to urgently acquire tractors to boost Agric production

May 31, 2017 *Council commends Acting President, describes him as “system stabilizer.” Highlights of NEC (4th in 2017) 77th NEC meeting – Thursday, 25th May, 2017 REPORT ON EXCESS CRUDE ACCOUNT BY ACCOUNTANT GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION ∑        The Accountant General of the Federation

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update on the work of the President Investigative Panel

April 25, 2017 The Presidential Committee ordered earlier this week by President Muhammadu Buhari to probe certain allegations against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Engineer Babachir Lawal, and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Mr. Ayo Oke has commenced its work in

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President Buhari congratulates NIMASA DG on election as Chairman of AAMA

April 25, 2017 President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, on his election as the new Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administrators (AAMA) at the end of the Third Annual Conference of the

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President Buhari saddened by tragic death of football fan in Calabar

April 25, 2017 President Muhammadu Buhari is shocked and saddened to learn of the tragic event that took the lives of several Nigerians at a football viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River State, Thursday night. The President commiserates with the government and people of Cross River State, and football fans

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President Buhari nominates Prof. James Momoh as Chairman NERC

April 25, 2017 President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Prof. James Momoh for the position of Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).   The President’s nominee to the Senate for confirmation is a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; and Director of

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President Buhari suspends SGF and DG, NIA

April 20, 2017 President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr David Babachir Lawal, in the award of contracts under the Presidential Initiative on the North East

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The greatness of this Nation lies in its diversity-VP Osinbajo

April 20, 2017 “A lot of those who say we are better divided as a nation, don’t understand that the greatness of this country lies first in its diversity and then in the size of the country”, says Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN   Speaking to a delegation of the northern socio-political

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President Buhari commends re-opening of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja

April 20, 2017 President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday commended the efforts of the Ministries of Transport, Power, Works and Housing, the security agencies, Kaduna State Government, the contractor, Julius Berger, and others, on the successful completion of work on the runway and re-opening of Nnamdi Azikiwe

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