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Buhari arrives in Addis Ababa for AU Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has landed in Addis Ababa ahead of his participation at the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union in Ethiopia on Friday January 26, 2018. Below are photos of Buhari today January 26 departing Abuja, the capital city …

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WEF: President Trump’s Davos speech | full text

U.S. President Donald Trump addressed the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland on January 26, 2018. Below is Trump’s Davos address in full Thank you, Klaus, very much. It’s a privilege to be here at this forum where leaders in business, science, art, diplomacy, and world affairs have gathered …

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Here’s what Trump wants in an immigration bill

The White House unveiled its proposed immigration legislation framework Thursday – a list of major and minor overhauls officials say the president will require from any bill protecting young immigrants known as “Dreamers.” Here’s what the White House has proposed: YOUNG IMMIGRANTS The plan would provide an eventual path to …

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Buhari’s right to run, Obasanjo’s right to warn

He was holidaying in the United States when some of his acolytes in government informed him that the military dictator, Gen Sani Abacha, had made plans to throw him in the slammer and silence him forever. He in turn sent a message publicly to the dictator not to try it. …

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Yoruba elders knock minister for campaigning for Buhari

The Yoruba Council of Elders has described as sad and unfortunate the distribution of President Muhammadu Buhari 2019 re-election campaign materials by the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, during the Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja. It was reported that shortly before the commencement of the meeting presided over …

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Security: Buhari receives briefing from service chiefs, others

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday received security briefing in the country from Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari, SGF Mr. Boss Mustapha, NSA Major General Babagana Monguno, Chief of Defence Intelligence (CDI, Air Vice Marshal Mohammed Saliu Usman and Director General The National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ahmed Rufai Abubakar at …

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Buhari meets delegation of Governors’ forum

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with a delegation of Governors’ Forum at the State House in Abuja. They are Akwa Ibom Governor Udom Emmanuel, Ebonyi State Governor, Chief Dave Umahi, Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, Kastina State Governor, Rt Hon Aminu Masari and Kebbi State Governor Senator Atiku …

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Atiku, Fayose meet in Ekiti, knock Buhari

A former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, and Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, met behind closed doors in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday. The two are eyeing the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 elections. They went into a private meeting after addressing party leaders, members of the State …

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What Buhari should have done after receiving Obasanjo’s letter – Okupe

A former aide to the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan, has aired his opinion on the controversial letter written by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, warning President Muhammadu Buhari against seeking reelection in 2019. Okupe, who is now leader of Accord Party in South West, acknowledged that Obasanjo spoke the bitter …

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Akintoye: ‘I Think Buhari Should Resign Right Now’

A second republic senator has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately resign from office and not wait until the coming general elections. Professor Banji Akintoye made the call on Wednesday during his appearance on Channels Television’s Politics Today. The former associate of late Obafemi Awolowo believes the President does not …

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Ooni of Ife, NTDC endorse TIDA Conference

The Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan  Ogunwusi, has giving his blessings to the Tourism Innovation and Development Advantage (TIDA) Conference, which holds on 15 Feb 2018 at the Nigeria Institute of International Affairs (NIIA), Lagos. Speaking to the organising partners who paid him a visit at …

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N.Korea sends rare announcement to all Koreans, calls for unification

North Korea sent a rare announcement addressed to “all Koreans at home and abroad” on Thursday, saying they should make a “breakthrough” for unification without the help of other countries, its state media said. It said all Koreans should “promote contact, travel, cooperation between North and South Korea” while adding …

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Nigeria’s Manufacturing Sector Ready For International Investors

The Buhari administration working with the Private Sector, is determined to boost the Nigerian manufacturing sector and will be engaging with international partners and friendly nations to realize that goal, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo was speaking earlier today at the ongoing World Economic Forum in …

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Ten Killed in Ondo road accident

No fewer than 10 persons on Wednesday lost their lives while five were critically injured in a fatal road accident that occurred on Akure/Owo Expressway at the Agbogbo area of Akure, the Ondo State capital. According to an eyewitness, the crash involved a Toyota 14-passenger commercial bus with registration number, …

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Buhari presides over FEC meeting, Osinbajo absent

President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the Federal Executive Council FEC meeting held Tuesday January 24 in the State House, Abuja. In the meeting were : Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, Minister of Agriculture and Uban Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, Minister of State Agriculture, Hon …

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