• PMB To Attend International Forum On Peace, Security In Dakar

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    President Muhammadu Buhari will attend the Third Dakar International Forum on Peace and Security in Africa in Dakar, Senegal, from December 5-6, 2016.  The Forum, convened by President Macky Sall of Senegal with support from the African Union to discuss security-related challenges on the continent, will be attended by African leaders and representatives of regional…

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    PMB Congratulates Gambian President Elect, Adama Barrow

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated  the President-elect of The Gambia, Mr. Adama Barrow, on his victory in the country’s December 1 presidential election. In a statement by his special adviser media, Femi Adesina, the Nigerian President also salutes the spirit of statesmanship displayed by the out-going President of The Gambia, Alhaji Yahya Jammeh, by conceding…

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    Nigeria, Morocco To Build Gas Pipeline Link

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    Nigeria and Morocco are set to jointly promote a gas pipeline that will connect the two countries and some other African countries. This was one of the agreement reached during the three-day visit of Moroccan King President Mohammed VI. Speaking to State House Correspondents, The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr Geoffrey Onyema, said the gas…

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    Falcons Pip Cameroon To Win 8th AWCON Title

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    Nigeria won the 2016 women’s Africa Cup of Nations for an eighth time after a 1-0 win over hosts Cameroon in front of a capacity 40,000 crowd at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde,Cameroon, thanks to Desire Oparanozie’s 85th minute strike. The Super Falcons have dominated this competition, winning all but two of the ten…

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    $30bn Loan: Presidency To Sanusi, Get Your Facts Right

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    The Presidency has responded  to some claims made by the Emir Of Kano, Lamido Sanusi over the grave consequences of borrowing $30 and urged the Monarch to get his facts right. LEADERSHIP recalls that the Emir  in his keynote address at the policy monitoring dialogue on the state of the Nigerian economy organised by the…

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  • PMB Congratulates Victorious Super Falcons

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated  the Nigeria’s Super Falcons on their victory over the senior female football team of Cameroon on Saturday at the final game of the women’s Africa Cup of Nations in Yaounde. The President, who described the hard-earned victory over the Indomitable Lionesses as “very sweet and well-deserved,” particularly commends the Nigerian…

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    PMB Congratulates Victorious Super Falcons

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Nigeria’s Super Falcons on their victory over the senior female football team of Cameroon on Saturday at the final game of the women’s Africa Cup of Nations in Yaounde. The President, who described the hard-earned victory over the Indomitable Lionesses as “very sweet and well-deserved,” particularly commends the Nigerian…

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  • Oxfam, CLOs, Others Want Budget Pasted In Public Places

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    Citizens and non-citizens need to demand that the budget and other fiscal documents be made open and posted at the public domain for easy monitoring and evaluation of projects and programmes. This was one of the resolutions reached at the two-day training for Government MDAs on Resource Mobilization, Responsive Fiscal Governance and Participatory Budget Process…

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    Free, Fair Election In S/South Is Abnormal – Ganduje

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    Ahead the Rivers State rerun Senatorial election on December 10,  Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi  Ganduje has said having a free and fair election in the south south region is not normal. In a swift reaction, governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike described the comments of his Kano counterpart as unfortunate. Speaking to State House…

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