• Aso Rock Recalls Expelled Punch Reporter

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    Few hours after The PUNCH reporter, Olaleken Adetayo, was expelled from Aso Rock, by the Chief Security Officer (CSO) to President Muhammadu Buhari, Bashir Abubakar, the reporter has been recalled to his duty post by the Presidency. This development was revealed last night to LEADERSHIP by the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on…

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  • PMB Saddened By Tragic Death Of Football Fans In Calabar

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shocked and saddened to learn of the tragic event that took the lives of several Nigerians at a football viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River State, Thursday night. In a statement by his senior special assistant media, Garba Shehu, the President commiserated with the government and people of Cross River…

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  • Easter: Osinbajo Charges Nigerians On Love For One Another

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    As Christians mark the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday , called on Nigerians to always show love to one another irrespective of religious, tribe or political differences. Osinbajo, who gave the charge while speaking with journalists shortly after the Easter Sunday Service at the Aso Villa Chapel, Abuja, said…

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  • PDP On Death Row – Osinbajo

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    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that there are no strong parties in Nigeria as the opposition People Democratic Party( PDP) is on death row while the All Progressives Congress ( APC)  is gasping for breath. Osinbajo spoke at the “National Conference on Political Party Supremacy and the Dynamics of Parliamentary Autonomy”, organised by the…

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  • PMB Congratulates First Female SAN, Chief Folake, On 85th Birthday

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated eminent lawyer, administrator and the first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN),Chief Folake Solanke, on her 85th birthday. According to a statement by his special adviser media, Femi Adesina,  President Buhari joined  all members of the Bar and the Bench, her  friends and family members in celebrating the landmark age…

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  • PMB Intensifies Moves To End Executive–Legislature Impasse

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    In what appeared to be frantic effort to end the seeming rift between the executive and the legislature, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara at the presidential villa, Abuja. LEADERSHIP gathered that the meeting, among other issues, bordered on grey areas…

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  • Corruption Fighting Back Vehemently – Presidency 

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    ….says corrupt Nigerians will always criticise PMB The Presidency has admitted that the anti-corruption war has been tough saying corruption has been fighting back vehemently, finding accomplices in various forms and guises. Just as it  said  those whose illicit ways of accumulating wealth have been blocked by the present administration will continue to criticise the…

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  • PMB Approves Deployment Of 4 Ambassadors – Designate

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate deployment of four out of the newly appointed Ambassadors-Designate. In a statement by his special adviser media, Femi Adesina, he listed the ambassadors as as follows:  “Professor Tijjani Bande, (Kebbi State) to proceed as Nigeria’s Ambassador/Representative to the Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the  United Nations Headquarters in…

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