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Enugu state leader assures president Buhari that he has South East’s support.

The Ezeani II of Mmaku Kingdom, Awgu LGA of Enugu state, Maduabuchi Nevobasi has reaffirmed to President Muhammadu Buhari that Igbos are strongly behind him. He made this submission when he paid a courtesy visit to the special adviser to the president on media and publicity, Femi Adesina at Aso Rock. According to him, Buhari has done so much for the South-east zone since he came into office and he would always be welcomed by the Igbo people. These he said while mentioning some developmental projects Buhari had done in the southeast, he cited the Enugu International Airport, the Enugu-Port
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President Buhari Orders lift of Twitter Ban in Nigeria, Gives condition

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he had directed the lifting of the suspension on Twitter if the organisation meets the conditions of the federal government. Buhari disclosed this in his nationwide broadcast to mark the nation’s October 1 Independence Anniversary on Friday. He lamented that recent events have shown that the social media platform is not just an innocuous platform for information dissemination but for other nefarious activities.Rather, he noted that some users have misused the platform to organise, coordinate, and execute criminal activities, propagate fake news, andpromote ethnic and religious sentiments. To address these negative trends, President Buhari
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2023 Presidency: Tinubu Campaigning To Succeed Buhari From London – Omokri

Former presidential aide, Reno Omokri has claimed that the former Lagos Governor, Bola Tinubu, is campaigning to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 from London. Reports says that Tinubu has been in London, the United Kingdom, since July and is believed to be recuperating after reportedly undergoing surgery. While in London, his residence has turned to a pilgrimage site of some sort, playing host to many notable individuals and leaders particularly from the All Progressives Congress (APC) Among those who have visited the APC National leader includes President Muhammadu Buhari, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, some current and
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God will give Nigeria a good president again like Buhari in 2023 – Governor Umahi prays

Ebonyi state governor, Dave Umahi has prayed that God should give Nigeria a president “who has good heart like President Muhammadu Buhari for the good of this country.” He also said that the people of south East are grateful to President Buhari for what he described as mega projects the President was doing in the zone. The governor who spoke to State House correspondents after meeting with President Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, condemned the sit-at-home order declared by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, describing it as the worst thing to happen to the economy of the area.
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President BUHARI REAPPOINT ISHAQ OLOYEDE AS JAMB REGISTRAR again

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday reappointed Ishaq Oloyede as Registrar/Chief Executive of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for a second term of five years. The President also approved the reappointment of Prof Abubakar Rasheed as Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission(NUC) for another five years and Hamid Bobboyi as Executive Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission(UBEC) for a second term of four years. Director, Press and Public Affairs, Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Bem Goong, in a statement on Friday, said the appointments were based on the recommendation of Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu. Buhari also
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“Bbnaija is a semi-packaged porn” Ohanaeze Group urges Buhari to ban show

A group under the aegis of Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, has called on the President Buhari’s led Federal Government to ban the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) show, describing it as as semi-packaged porn and a social monster. The National President of the OYC, Comrade Igboayaka O Igboayaka said this while speaking with DailyPost on Tuesday. According to him, the BBNaija show is deeply affecting the fragile moral upbringing in families and schools. Comrade Igboayaka pointed out that BBNaija does not have any moral background especially at this period Nigerian youths have lost sense of societal values and norms. He said: “With the
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JUST IN: BUHARI Departs to London, expected to return second week of August 2021

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will leave Abuja today for London to see his doctors and participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education 2021-2025. This was contained in a statement by the president’s media adviser, Femi Adesina, titled, ‘President Buhari attends global education summit in London’, on Monday. According to the statement, the president is expected to return to Nigeria by the second week of August 2021. The statement read, “President Muhammadu Buhari will today Monday July 26, 2021, travel to the United Kingdom to participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing
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FG declares July 20th and 21st as public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, July 20 and Wednesday, July 21, 2021 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration. This was made known by the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Dr Shuaib Belgore. Aregbesola, while wishing Muslim faithfuls a happy Eid-el Kabir celebration, urged them to continue to imbibe the spirit of love, peace, kindness and sacrifice, as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon Him) and to also use the period to pray for peace, unity, prosperity and the stability of the country,
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Instead of confronting President Buhari, we should be praying for him – Gowon tells Nigerians

Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon (rtd), has advised Nigerians to pray for President Buhari instead of confronting him over the high level of insecurity in the country. The former Head of State gave the charge at the 23rd anniversary and founder’s day celebration of Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), with the theme: Rejigging the security architecture: imperatives for a second line of public safety; the Nigerian Peace Corps perspectives, at the Obasanjo Space Centre, Abuja on Saturday, July 10. Represented at the event by a former military governor of Bauchi State, Major General Chris Garuba (rtd), Gowon said the problems in
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Buhari Approves The Establishment Of Aerospace And Aviation University

Buhari Approves The Establishment Of Aerospace And Aviation University
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a new federal university be located in Abuja. The minister of aviation, Hadi Sirika, disclosed that the new institution is an African University of Aerospace and Aviation. According to Daily Nigerian, the minister made the disclosure on Friday, July 2, when he visited the executive secretary of the National Universities Commission, Prof Rasheed Abubakar. Sirika explained that the university would be dedicated to research and development in civil aviation and aerospace technology. He stated that the sum of N1billion had been budgeted for the take-off of the specialised institution. The minister explained
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Photos from Hanan Buhari’s graduation ceremony in London

President Buhari's daughter, Hanan graduated with a Distinction in (MA) Fine Art Photography from the prestigious Royal College of Art, London, United Kingdom.  The convocation ceremony was held at the Royal Albert Hall in South Kensington, on Tuesday, June 29, 2021. Read previous report HERE In attendance were her husband, Muhammad Turad Sha'aban, her sister, Halima Sheriff brother, Yusuf Buhari, brother-in-law, Babagana Muhammed Sheriff, friends and other family members.
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President Buhari’s daughter, Hanan bags Masters degree from Royal College of Art, UK (watch video)

Hanan Buhari, the daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari, bagged a Masters degree in Fine Art Photography from the Royal College of Art, London, United Kingdom, on Tuesday, June 29.  The convocation ceremonies which is ongoing in the Royal Albert Hall, South Kensington, will see degrees conferred on nearly 1,200 graduands from the class of 2021.  Alongside Graduate Diploma, MA, MRes, MPhil and PhD graduands, honorary degrees will be awarded to individuals in recognition of their significant contribution to arts, culture and industry, both internationally and in the UK.  Hanan, who got married to Muhammad Turad Sha'aban, last year, graduated with first class honours from a
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Buhari sends bill seeking teachers’ retirement age extension from 60-65 years

Buhari Approves The Establishment Of Aerospace And Aviation University
President Muhammadu Buhari has sent an executive bill to the Senate, seeking to increase the retirement age for teachers in the country from 60 to 65 years. The bill, when approved extends the years of service for teachers from 35 to 40 years. The president, in a letter addressed to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday, June 2, explained that the bill would harmonized the retirement age for teachers in Nigeria. The letter read in part, Transmission of the Harmonised Retirement Age for Teachers in Nigeria Bill 2021 to the National Assembly for consideration “Pursuant to Section 58 subsection
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President will declare a state of emergency in all the five states of the Southeast soon

Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari, has promised to give those destroying facilities of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and attacking police stations in the Southeast “shock of their lives". Sources close to the president have indicated to the media house that the President will declare a state of emergency in all the five states of the Southeast soon, which could lead an escalation of the already volatile security situation in the zone. The president who noted that those that carry our deadly and dangerous attack were not born during the Biafra war of 1967 and know nothing about war and it
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By attacking me, current govt courting god’s wrath – mbaka

THE Spiritual Director, Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Nigeria (AMEN), Fr Ejike Mbaka, has said that disaster was lurking in Nigeria. He also warned clerics in the country not to make themselves an instrument of disaster by joining anybody to protect those killing the poor. The controversial Catholic priest stated this while delivering his Sunday homily in a video which had gone viral. Mbaka further stated that no amount of the blocking of the National Assembly and security in Aso Rock Villa would secure the country “if they don’t take care of youths and give them jobs, and address all these issues
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Stop pushing me, I can crush you all – Buhari to bandits

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the latest killing of tens of people by bandits in Zamfara State. The Nigerian leader warned that “such wanton disregard for life will be brought to an end sooner than later.” President Buhari in a reaction to the incident said that “this insane and persistent violence against innocent people must stop”. He added that “these criminals should stop pushing their luck too far by believing that the government lacks the capacity to crush them.” The President directed the military, security and intelligence agencies to take immediate steps to close all existing gaps in their operations
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“My wife has sleepless nights trying to improve the lives of Nigerians” – president buhari shares

Buhari Begs United States To Send American Soldiers To Help Tackle Nigeria’s Insecurity
President Muhammadu Buhari has shared an insight on how his wife, Aisha Buhari has had sleepless nights with the many demands on her as she tries to improve the lives of Nigerians in her capability. In the forward of her biography “Aisha Buhari: Being different”, President Buhari said; “I have observed with keen interest as she addresses many of the social concerns that have given her sleepless nights”. Buhari wrote; “Aisha as the world has come to know her is kind-hearted; this made her transitioning into philanthropy and humanitarianism easy when she became First Lady. Her protective mien also translates to the special energy she exerts
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