• PMB Absent From Friday Juma’at Prayers

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    President Muhammadu Buhari was yesterday absent from the Friday Juma’at prayers at the Presidential Villa. However three state governors were present.The governors who attended the prayer session at the villa are: Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun), Abdulaziz Yari (Zamfara), and Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano). Recall that since his return from his medical trip to the United Kingdom, this…

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  • NEC Sets Up Committee To Probe N33bn Ecological Funds

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    Worried by the depletion of the ecological funds, the National Economic Council (NEC) yesterday set up a committee to audit the funds. The council also approved the decentralisation of the natural and ecological funds between the states and local governments. This was one of the resolutions reached at the NEC meeting presided over by Vice…

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  • PMB Must Not Attend All FEC Meetings – APC Govs

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    Governors elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday moved in defence of President Muhammdu Buhari, saying it was not compulsory for him to preside over all Federal Executive Council (FEC) meetings. The governors’ position followed mixed reactions that trailed the president’s absence at the weekly FEC meeting for the second time…

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  • PMB Will Never Approve Humiliation Of Any Journalist- Presidency 

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    The presidency has dismissed as sheer mischief, the attribution of the unfortunate expulsion of the Punch reporter Mr. Lekan Adetayo from the Villa to the person of President Muhammadu Buhari. Reacting to the Guardian Newspaper’s headline report entitled “Memories of Decree 4”  the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba…

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  • Osinbajo Committee Grills Suspended SGF For Over 2 Hours

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    Suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, yesterday appeared before the committee set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate allegations of financial improprieties levelled against him and the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ayo Oke. Lawal who was grilled by the committee for two hours…

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  • Osinbajo Seeks International Collaboration Against Terrorism

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    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has renewed the call for international collaboration aimed at tackling the menace of terrorism, stating that Nigeria will continue to cooperate in the global fight. In a statement by his spokesman, Laolu Akande, Prof. Osinbajo who made the call yesterday  when he received on a courtesy call to the Presidential…

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  • Osinbajo Committee Quizzes Suspended SGF

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    The committee set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate financial impropriety against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal and the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayo Oke yesterday grilled the SGF. Recall that on Monday, the committee cross – examined the NIA boss for more…

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  • SERVICOM Set To Address Service Failure In Public Sector

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    Newly appointed National Coordinator for the National Office for Service Compact with all Nigerians (SERVICOM), Mrs. Nnenna Akajemeli has assured that her agency is set to address the challenges of service failure in the public sector with a view to facilitate effective and efficient citizen focused service delivery in Ministries, Departments and Agencies of Government….

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  • PMB Condoles With Osun,Nass Over Death Of Sen Adeleke

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with Osun State Government and members of the National Assembly on the passing away of Sen. Isiaka Adeleke yesterday . In a statement by his special adviser media, Femi Adesina, said President Buhari sent his condolences to the family and friends of the gentle and kind hearted former Governor of…

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