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2017 Easter message to the Nation from President Muhammadu Buhari

April 20, 2017 I congratulate our Christian brothers and sisters on the celebration of this year’s Easter. I rejoice with you on this historic occasion signifying the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness, redemption over condemnation, and hope over despair. The commemoration of this special

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President Buhari nominates non-executive directors of CBN board

April 13, 2017 In accordance with Sections 6 (1) (d) and 10 (1) and (2) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (Establishment) Act, 2007, President Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday, forwarded the list of his nominees to the Senate for confirmation as Non-Executive Directors of the Board of the Central Bank of Nigeria

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Buhari Presidency will sustain fight against corruption – VP Osinbajo

April 13, 2017 FG to establish      chamber of commerce for Niger Delta youths The government of President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to sustaining the anti-corruption fight, ensure that the system is cleaned up and government business is done the right way, says Vice President Yemi Osinbajo,

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Address and launch of Nigeria’s Economic Recovery & Growth Plan (ERGP, 2017-2020)

April 6, 2017 By Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR President, Federal Republic of Nigeria  at the council chambers, state house, abuja   5th April, 2017 PROTOCOLS I am very pleased to launch our “Economic Recovery and Growth Plan” (ERGP: 2017-2020) today. 2.     As we all know this Administration

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President Buhari launches economic recovery and growth plan tomorrow

April 6, 2017 In furtherance of the current Administration's drive to sustain and build on the successes so far recorded in tackling corruption, improving security and re-revamping the economy, President Muhammadu Buhari, will Wednesday, April 5, 2017, formally launch the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP)

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New DG for Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation

April 4, 2017 As part of new appointments approved for government agencies and parastatals by President Muhammadu Buhari on March 31, 2017, Mr Folorunsho Coker, is the new Director-General for Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), while Mr Adedayo Thomas, is the Executive Director of the National Film

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Nigeria, France to explore Cooperation in deradicalisation efforts against terror ideologies

April 4, 2017 French Prime Minister pours encomiums on President Buhari & Vice President Osinbajo Nigeria and France will continue to deepen the buoyant diplomatic, economic and miltary relationships between the two countries, even as both the Federal Government and the French Republic are now exploring

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Vice President Osinbajo calls for more robust global collaboration to facilitate recovery of stolen assets

April 1, 2017 *Highlights FG's difficulty recovering stolen assets from banks abroad @ global forum in Paris. "The tracing, freezing and Return of stolen assets has proved in many cases to be exceptionally difficult  for most African countries. We in Nigeria have seen just how difficult it is to get back

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President Buhari hails Nigeria/Saudi relationship

March 31, 2017 The relationship between Nigeria and Saudi Arabia is a mutually beneficial one, which should grow stronger in the years to come, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. Receiving the outgoing Ambassador of the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, Fahad Bin Abdullah Sefyan, in a farewell audience at State

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Vice President Osinbajo to attend OECD anti-corruption & integrity forum in Paris

March 31, 2017 Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, will be attending the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD's Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum holding in Paris this week from March 30-31. Concerned that "corruption and abuse of public office are a blight on democracies and a

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