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Buhari Govt Has Been Paying N5,000 Monthly to Poor Nigerians – FG.

Maryam Uwais, the Special Adviser to the President on Social Investments, says 620,947 poor and vulnerable Nigerians are benefiting from the National Cash Transfer initiative. News reports from The Sun News Online say Uwais, in a statement on Saturday in Abuja, said that reports claiming that 6.6 million poor and vulnerable Nigerians were benefiting from... Continue Reading →

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President Buhari Heads to Russia For A 3 Day Summit

President Buhari will depart Abuja for Russia today Monday, October 21st to attend a three-day Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, scheduled to hold between Oct. 23 and Oct. 25. According to Pulse NG, A statement released by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, says the summit would focus on... Continue Reading →

Aisha Buhari Gets New Aides, Apologizes Over Leaked Video

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of new sets of aides for his wife, Aisha. The appointments are with immediate effect. The appointments were announced in a statement issued on Wednesday by her Director of Information, Suleiman Haruna. According to Punch NG, The appointees are Dr. Mairo Almakura, Special Assistant (African First Ladies Peace... Continue Reading →

All Forfeited Assets Seized From Officials Will Be Sold- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that assets seized from officials who could not explain how they got them will not be returned but rather sold and the proceeds will be put in the Treasury Single Account. According to news from Channels Tv, The President explained that in the past assets seized from officials would later... Continue Reading →

#2020 Budget: Buhari, Osinbajo To Spend N3.3bn On Foreign, Local Trips & N149m For Foodstuffs

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo will spend a total of N3.327bn on foreign and local trips in 2020. The figure is contained in the details of the 2020 Appropriation Bill that Buhari presented to a joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday. The item was tagged Travel and Transport (General) under State... Continue Reading →

“Buhari’s Budget Is Senseless, We Will Re-Do The Whole Thing” – Nigerian Senate

Senators yesterday criticized the N10.33 trillion 2020 budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari for lacking the capacity to boost growth, declaring they would “take over” and “redirect” the economy. ⁣ ⁣ Leading the debate, Senate Majority Leader Yahaya Abdullahi said: “The Capital Budget to GDP Ratio is rather too small, (about two percent of GDP).” According to... Continue Reading →

International NGOs Are Scamming Nigeria – President Buhari Drops Bombshell

President Muhammadu Buhari accused the international NGOs working in the theatre of war in the North East of scamming Nigeria and their donors, in that their impact in addressing the humanitarian problems in the region does not match the millions of dollars they claim to have spent. Buhari dropped the bombshell on Wednesday when he... Continue Reading →

“2020 Budget not in Nigeria’s Interest” – PDP Cries Out

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the national assembly to redirect the 2020 budget to areas that would better serve the interest of the majority of Nigerians. Kola Ologbondiyan, national publicity secretary of the party, made the assertion in a statement on Tuesday after President Muhammadu Buhari had presented a N10.33 trillion budget to... Continue Reading →

#Xenophobia: “When You Are In Rome, You Do As The Romans Do” – Buhari Tells Nigerians

South Africa and Nigeria have reiterated their condemnation of the recent spate of violent attacks in South Africa against foreign nationals. The two nations cemented their stance at the first incoming State visit hosted by South Africa under the sixth administration. President Cyril Ramaphosa hosted his Nigerian counterpart, President Muhammadu Buhari, for a State visit... Continue Reading →

Buhari Signs 30 Trade Deals With South African President Ramaphosa

South Africa and Nigeria, yesterday, signed 30 trade and cooperation agreements weeks after a wave of violence against Nigerian nationals in Johannesburg and Pretoria strained relations between Africa’s top two economies. Presidents Cyril Ramaphosa and Muhammadu Buhari, at the conclusion of a two-day visit by the Nigerian leader, said they regretted the violence and subsequent... Continue Reading →

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