May 24, 2017

Why President Buhari Travelled to London For Treatment – Health Minister Explains

Nigeria’s Minister of Health has come out to offer an explanation as to why President Muhammadu Buhari went to London to seek treatment. Prof. Isaac Adewole,  Nigeria’s Minister of Health, has said President Muhammadu could not be treated in Nigeria because of the long existing bond between him and his foreign […]
October 8, 2016

Nigerian government compiles list of poor, vulnerable people

Maryam Uwais, the special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on social interventions, has revealed that the federal government is to open a register for the poor and vulnerable persons. She made this known on Friday during an interview with NAN. She said the register would promote due process and reduce the […]
September 2, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg makes a second trip to Nigeria in one week

After visiting Nigeria a few days ago to speak with entrepreneurs and IT experts, Facebook social network founder, Mark Zuckerberg is back in Nigeria to visit President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Villa, Abuja. The Presidency had been too busy to fit him into their schedule when he was in […]
September 2, 2016

Man commits suicide and leaves a note for President Buhari

Chief Ekanem Edet, a fifty-year-old man has reportedly committed suicide after writing President Muhammadu Buhari a suicide note on Thursday. The chief, a native of Mbiabong Itam in Itu Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, was allegedly seen lifeless while hung to the roof of his room,  according to […]
August 8, 2016

Will the relaunch of the War Against Indiscipline in 2016 revive our health systems?

The government of President Muhammadu Buhari has come under severe criticism by Nigerians after the re-launch of War Against Indiscipline, WAI Brigade, in Abuja on Monday, August 8, 2016. The War Against Indiscipline was first introduced in 1984 during Buhari’s administration as head of state. The president re-launched the Brigade […]
July 24, 2016

Nigeria celebrates two years without new Polio virus cases

The statement below is by President Muhammadu Buhari on the second anniversary of the interruption of wild Poliovirus transmission in Nigeria. Poliovirus is the causative agent of poliomyelitis (commonly known as polio). 1. Today, July 24, 2016 marks two years since the last case of wild poliovirus was reported in […]
May 23, 2016

Pictures: Lagos State launches LASEMA Rescue Unit

Lagos state governor, Akinwumi Ambode is currently hosting the Presidency on a 2-day working visit where they are to launch a number of projects, beneficial to the people. Below is the full welcome address by the governor: On behalf of the government and people of Lagos State, I welcome the […]
May 13, 2016

Does David Cameron look awkward beside President Buhari at the #AntiCorruptionSummit?

Getty Images David Cameron looks mighty uncomfortable sitting next to Nigeria’s president at an anti-corruption summit, having called his country “fantastically corrupt”. Muhammadu Buhari had then responded by asking for the return of stolen assets hidden in the UK. Cameron made his blunder in the worst possible place – in […]