I have terminated the appointment of Bala-Usman as NPA MD, Buhari tells the court

President Muhammadu Buhari says he has terminated the appointment of Hadiza Bala-Usman as the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). He disclosed this in an affidavit dated July 12 filed at the Federal High Court, Lagos, in a suit brought against him by the Chief Executive Officer of Maritime Media Limited, Asu Beks, and two others. The matter is before Justice Tujjani Ringim of … Continue reading I have terminated the appointment of Bala-Usman as NPA MD, Buhari tells the court

NPA Looting: PDP Demands Prosecution of Sacked DG, Bala-Usman, Seeks Investigations Against Amaechi

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) demands the immediate prosecution of indicted and now sacked Managing Director of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, over exposed looting of over N165 billion in the agency. The party insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari should not just “ease out” Bala Usman, but must go ahead to prosecute her over the alleged looting including revelations from the office … Continue reading NPA Looting: PDP Demands Prosecution of Sacked DG, Bala-Usman, Seeks Investigations Against Amaechi

2023 Presidency: Buhari Has No Pact With Tinubu, Okechukwu Replies Hanga, Endorses consensus

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and Director General of Voice of Nigeria, Osita Okechukwu, has faulted the claim of an alleged pact between President Muhammadu Buhari and former Lagos State governor, Bola Tinubu, on the transfer of power to the latter in 2023. Pioneer Chairman of defunct Congress for Progressive Change, Senator Rufai Hanga, in last weekend edition of Sunday Trust had claimed … Continue reading 2023 Presidency: Buhari Has No Pact With Tinubu, Okechukwu Replies Hanga, Endorses consensus

Buhari Inaugurates NEITI board, reiterates commitment to the implementation of EITI in oil, gas, mining industries, and warns against partisanship

The Federal Government has reiterated its commitment to the implementation of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in the oil, gas, and mining industries of Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari said this Thursday at the 5th National Stakeholders Working Group (NSWG), otherwise known as the governing board of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). Represented by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss … Continue reading Buhari Inaugurates NEITI board, reiterates commitment to the implementation of EITI in oil, gas, mining industries, and warns against partisanship

Niger Gov lauds Buhari for appointing Wushishi as NECO Registrar

Niger State Governor and Chairman North Central States Governor’s Forum NCSGF Abubakar Sani Bello has hailed President Muhammad Buhari for appointing Prof. Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi as the new Registrar of the National Examination Council (NECO). In a statement, the Governor congratulated Prof. Ibrahim Wushishi, a son of the soil, describing the appointment as the right choice and highly merited. Governor Sani Bello described the new … Continue reading Niger Gov lauds Buhari for appointing Wushishi as NECO Registrar

Airlines laud FG over suspension of 7 percent surcharge on imported aircraft, spares

…As Air Peace boss condemns ‘distortion’ of NASS proceedings The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) has commended the federal government for removing seven percent surcharge on imported aircraft and spares and the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) for the support it has given to the operators. Chairman of Air Peace who is also the Vice-Chairman of AON, Allen Onyema who spoke on behalf of the body, … Continue reading Airlines laud FG over suspension of 7 percent surcharge on imported aircraft, spares

2023: We’ll Pick Our Presidential Candidate Through A Consensus Arrangement – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said at the appropriate time, it will come up with a consensus and agreeable presidential candidate for 2023. Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, National Secretary, APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), stated this in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja. The statement was in reaction to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) recent allegation that President Muhammadu Buhari had … Continue reading 2023: We’ll Pick Our Presidential Candidate Through A Consensus Arrangement – APC

Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari gives 2 cows, 20 bags of rice, N1m to NYSC members

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, in Daura, Katsina State, gave two cows from his farm, 20 bags of rice and N1, 000,000 (one million naira) to members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC that visited him. Buhari said that the scheme has a deep impact on Nigerians, adding that it broadens the horizon of citizens, opens up opportunities, and enhances understanding of cultural differences. Buhari … Continue reading Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari gives 2 cows, 20 bags of rice, N1m to NYSC members

Buhari applauds Airforce pilot for gallantry

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the gallant pilot of the Nigerian Air Force Alpha Jet, Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo, who successfully ejected from an aircraft that came under “intense ground fire from bandits” in Zamfara State, Northwest, at the weekend. The President, who was briefed on the successful operation by the nation’s defence forces to rescue the pilot, said he was pained by the news … Continue reading Buhari applauds Airforce pilot for gallantry