Buhari on Jos: I'm devastated by scale of losses Nigerians face *Condoles with victims President Muhammadu Buhari is currently sad with what he says ordinary Nigerians faced in terms of economic wastes occassioned by natural disasters such as the recent fire that consumed parts of the Jos market, saying he was devastated by the latest incident. Sending his heart-felt condolences, over the incident, which saw...... read more
SERAP to Buhari's Finance Minister: Respond to allegations on your NYSC certificate, escape public outrage Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun to clear the air over the allegations of certificate forgery against her. The organization said this in a statement through its deputy director, Timothy Adewale, noting that clarifying the allegations would show a commitment to doing the...... read more
INCREDIBLE: Power outage disrupts speech at commissioning of Abuja rail project President Muhammadu Buhari, was practically put in a quandary on Thursday, when a sudden power cut struck just as he was about to make his speech at a public function in Abuja. Incidentally, Buhari, has of recent, flaunted his government’s achievement in the power sector, claiming that it took generation from...... read more
BREAKING: Buhari excited, as NLNG signs, multi-billion Naira gas pact *Creates 8,000 jobs President Muhammadu Buhari, is in high spirits over an ambitious move by stakeholders to boost the nation’s gas sector, which will not only increase output from the current 22,000 metric tonnes to 30,000 metric tonnes, but create an additional 8,000 jobs in the sector. The elated President, hailed the board, management,...... read more
Anxiety as FAAC meeting between FG, States ends in stalement The rescheduled meeting of the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Tuesday again ended in another stalemate. An official told reporters the meeting has been rescheduled for Thursday to attempt to broker a resolution, even as civil servants across the country are going into the second week without June salaries. This...... read more
PDP to Buhari: Speak on N9trillion oil contract fraud *Bemoans US ‘kleptocracy’ tag on Nigeria That Nigeria has become so corrupt that the present government is now officially tagged as kleptocracy, has increased the demand of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on President Muhammadu Buhari admit that his government has become the most corrupt in the history of the country. The opposition party, in a statement,...... read more
BREAKING: Okonjo-Iweala meets, confers with Buhari in Mauritania President Muhammadu Buhari has met with former finance minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on the sidelines of the 31st session of the AU Summit in Nouakchott, Mauritania. The renowned world economist, who rose to become the Vice President of the World Bank, and was noted for arranging the debt forgiveness granted to...... read more
Return looted funds in your country without delay, Buhari tells foreign countries President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday in Nouakchott, Mauritania called on nations where looted assets  have been stashed to release them without the usually long technicalities  involved in the process of repatriation. Speaking during his introductory remarks as the leader of the African Union theme of the year, Winning the Fight against Corruption, A Sustainable Path...... read more
Don't share recovered Abacha's loot, SERAP warns Buhari Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has said the plan by the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to share the $350million (around N115 billion) loot recovered from former military ruler, late Gen. Sani Abacha among estimated 300,000 households, with each getting around $14 (around N5,000) a month is “mis-targeted and would...... read more
CBN boosts retail segment with $318million *Agric, airlines, petroleum sectors benefit The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has released $318.73million to customers in the retail segment of the Nigerian inter-bank foreign exchange market received, information from the nation’s apex bank, revealed on Friday. Acting Director, Corporate Communication, Isaac Okorafor, confirmed that the move was in fulfilment of requests from the various sectors...... read more
PDP cries out: Buhari’s men looting NNPC dry *Links alleged sleaze to FAAC deadlock There is massive looting of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and the entire oil industry, since President Muhammadu Buhari assumed the position of Minister of Petroleum Resources, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said on Friday. This accounts for the present crisis that has resulted in a deadlock at the Federal Accounts...... read more
2018 budget: You 're whipping up sentiments against National Assembly, Dino fires back at Buhari The Chairman, Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Dino Melaye, on Thursday said that the National Assembly was not a department in the Presidency. Mr Melaye said this in a statement in Abuja in reaction to President Muhammad Buhari’s remarks when signing the 2018 Appropriation Bill on Wednesday, and expressed...... read more
Despite 'hyped' recovered looted funds, FG opts to borrow and fund budget 2018 Despite much-hyped recovery of various looted funds and economic recovery, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, says the Federal Government will borrow N1.6 trillion to finance part of the N9.12 trillion 2018 budget. The minister said this on Thursday in Abuja at the presentation of the approved...... read more
Seven months after, Buhari finally signs 2018 budget, amid grudges Seven months after of its presentation and a month after its approval by the National Assembly, President Muhammadu Buhari has finally signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law. But he did so grudgingly after complaining that the original document was tinkered by the NASS, which he said, usurped the powers of...... read more
PDP to Buhari: Account for N10trillion stolen under your nose, ‘Mr. Clean’ Ahead of Tuesday’s broadcast, the the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to forget to tell Nigerians how a whopping N10trillion was stolen under his nose by persons within his government and the All Progressives Congress (APC). The opposition party, accused the APC and the Presidency of...... read more
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