Osinbajo, Tinubu, governors attend Buhari’s book presentation
Eminent personalities on Thursday attended President Muhammadu Buhari’s book’s public presentation in Abuja. The book  ‘Making Steady, Sustainable Progress for Nigeria’s Peace and Prosperity’, was presented to the public at the old Banquet Hall of the State House. It was a mid-term scorecard on the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. Among those... Read more
Senate to begin 2018 budget consideration next week
The Senate will commence the consideration of the general principles of the 2018 Appropriation Bill next week, Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, said Thursday. Saraki who made the announcement in plenary said the consideration of the budget would begin on Wednesday, 22nd November 2017 and end on Thursday, 23 November, 2017.... Read more
Drama as Senator Ali Ndume resumes
The resumption of former Senate Leader, Mohammed Ali Ndume Wednesday after serving out 90 legislative days of suspension did not go without drama. The drama played out when Ndume in his usual boisterous manner raised a Point Order apparently to announce his return to the chamber. It was obvious... Read more
Senate approves Buhari’s $5.5bn foreign loan request
The Senate has approved the request by President Muhammadu Buhari to approve Federal Government’s move to secure two external borrowings totalling $5.5bn. The approval followed the adoption of a report by the Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts at the plenary on Tuesday. Buhari, in a letter dated October... Read more
Buhari backs El-Rufai on planned teachers’ sacking
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday backed the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-rufai’s planned sacking of 21,780 teachers who recently failed the competency test conducted by the state government. Buhari made his position know at a special retreat of the Federal Executive Council on the challenges facing the Education sector... Read more
President Buhari’s visit to Turkey attracts 23 companies
Following President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent visit to Turkey to boost bilateral trade, 23 Turkish electrical manufacturing  companies will  visit Nigeria this week to meet buyers and distributors. The Managing Director of Naijalink Ltd., Mrs Thessa Bagu, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the visit would strengthen... Read more
Buhari meets members, leadership of CAN in Aso Rock
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with members and leadership of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting was being attended by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, National Security Adviser (NSA) Retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno and Head of... Read more
Buhari to present 2018 budget by 2pm
President Muhammadu Buhari will present the 2018 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly today (Tuesday). The 2018 budget proposal presentation is scheduled to hold at 2pm. The Federal Government plans to spend about N8.6tn next year, a jump of about 15 per cent from the... Read more
Buhari writes NASS, to present 2018 budget Nov 7
President Muhammadu Buhari has just written the House of Representatives seeking to present the estimates of the 2018 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday, November 7. Read more