Month: June 2019

President Buhari to Constitute Multi-stakeholder Team on Communal Clashes

President Muhammadu Buhari has begun consultations for an inclusive stakeholder committee that will thoroughly interrogate issues that fuel communal conflicts across the country, with a mandate to proffering lasting solutions to age-long disagreements that have claimed lives and property. With particular focus on the Tiv/Jukun relationship in Benue and Taraba States, the President is disturbed… Read More »

Month: June 2019

President Buhari Greets Capt Joseph Din at 82

President Muhammadu Buhari joins members of All Progressives Congress (APC) in celebrating the Chairman, Advisory Committee of the APC Elders Council in Plateau State, Captain Joseph Mangtup Din, on his 82nd birthday, June 30, 2019. President Buhari congratulates the party stalwart, his family, friends and business associates on another opportunity to celebrate God’s goodness and… Read More »

Month: June 2019

President Buhari Congratulates Amb. Kingibe, Obi of Onitsha, Offor for Honorary Degrees

President Buhari congratulates three recipients of honorary degrees awarded by Nnamdi Azikiwe University, UNIZIK, Awka, Anambra State, recently at the institution’s 13th convocation. The recipients are Ambassador Babagana Kingibe, a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, who was given Nigeria’s second-highest honour, Grant Commander of the Niger, GCON, following President Buhari’s recognition of… Read More »

Month: June 2019

Nigeria Will Continue To Support The ICC, Says President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja said that Nigeria will continue to support the International Criminal Court (ICC) as much as possible to enable it fulfil its mandate. Receiving the Nigerian-born President of the ICC, Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji at the State House, President Buhari appealed to developed countries to take the ICC “more seriously in… Read More »

Month: June 2019

Imo Govt. Declares State Of Emerency On Infrastructure …Approves N49m For Rehabilitation Of Otamiri Water Plant

The Imo State Executive Council, Thursday, declared a state of emergency on Infrastructure in the State, even as it approved the sum of Forty Nine Million, Eight Hundred and forty five thousand Naira (N49,845.00) for the rehabilitation of Otamiri Water scheme, Owerri. The approval followed a recommendation by the Management of Imo Water Corporation, considered… Read More »

Month: June 2019

Zenith Bank At The Africa Investors’ Conference 2019 In London

L-R: Dr Mukhtar Adam, Group CFO, Zenith Bank Plc; Ebenezer Onyeagwu, Group Managing Director/CEO, Zenith Bank Plc; Sim Tshabalala, Group Chief Executive, Standard Bank Group; Sola David-Borha, Chief Executive, Standard Bank Africa Regions and Bola Onadele Koko, Chief Executive, FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange at the Standard Bank Group Africa Investors’ Conference in London on Wednesday.

Month: June 2019

Only unity among the Yoruba will ensure development- Gov Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has said that the Yoruba people must remain united if they hope to achieve the much-desired growth in the South West. The Governor, who was represented at the public presentation of an autobiography titled Awo, by his Deputy, Engineer Rauf Olaniyan, said that without unity there cannot be development.… Read More »

Month: June 2019

Nigerian Government Writes British Parliamentary Group, Denies Persecution Of Christians

The Nigerian Government has repudiated claims by a group styling itself as Northern Christian Elders Forum, who falsely alleged that the Muhammadu Buhari administration is practicing bigotry and alienating Christians. The response by the Nigerian Government is contained in a letter to the British Parliamentary Group, signed by Nigeria’s High Commissioner to UK, George Adetola… Read More »