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Buhari attends EU, AU summit in Abidjan

Buhari attends EU, AU summit in Abidjan

President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to attend the 5th European Union-African Union (EU-AU) Summit in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, on November 28, 2017, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, said in a statement in Abuja on Monday. Adesina said the President would also participate in working sessions on the summit

Revealed! Mysterious reason why Buhari cannot enter his office even after ‘rat invasion’ decoy

Two months after President Muhammadu Buhari returned from the longest medical vacation by any serving Nigerian head of state, he has not stepped into his main office, TheCable can report. Since his return from the UK on August 19, Buhari has been making use of two offices — one in his residence at the presidential

Igbo group walks to Villa, commends Buhari over Operation Python Dance

Several Igbo sons and daughters early this morning marched to the Presidential villa for eulogize the efforts of the Federal Government for introducing the operation python dance to tackle insecurity in the South East. The exercise, the group said has helped to maintain peace and unity in the South East. The group under the aegis

Buhari ignored State House Clinic despite being briefed of its poor state – CMD

Over a year before the wife of the president, Aisha Buhari, publicly criticised the management of the State House Medical Centre, SMHC, for not having basic facilities, the head of the hospital had written her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari, complaining about the poor funding of the hospital, a correspondence seen by PREMIUM TIMES show. In

Breaking: I will deal with agitators for Nigeria’s breakup, social media critics- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned those he described as causing disaffection among Nigerians and calling for independence of various regions of the country to desist from doing so or face severe consequences for their actions. He threatened fierce social media critics saying they have crossed the red line. In a nationwide broadcast Monday after returning

EXCLUSIVE: Buhari sets up secret committee to ensure return to the Villa in 2019

By Our Reporter Despite mounting economic challenges and the inability of his administration to stem the rising cost of living, President Muhammadu Buhari has set up a committee in Aso Villa with the mandate to secure his re-election in 2019. Nigerian Times exclusively gathered from top sources in the Villa that the arrowhead of the

Buhari in Edo for first APC governorship campaign since becoming president

For the first time after he was elected President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari is attending a governorship campaign of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC). The president who stayed away from the governorship campaigns in Kogi and Bayelsa States last year, is presently in Benin City, Edo State to support the aspiration of

Nigerians condemn Buhari for secret employment of cronies and relatives

The government of President Muhammed Buhari shuts ordinary Nigerians out of ‘lucrative’ government jobs. It is now becoming the norm of this administration to create special access for children and relatives of the rich and influential members of the society, especially those of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), to certain high-end government jobs, which

Buhari, APC using Judiciary to create legislative disorder -Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on Tuesday accused President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressive Congress(APC) of using the Judiciary to create disorder in the legislative is dangerous and invidious scheme that can lead Nigeria down. Ekweremadu, who was accused of being involved in the forgery of Senate Standing rules order 2015 had on Monday

President Buhari returning from London where he had been on medical vacation

Buhari returns to Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari returned to Abuja on Sunday after a ten-day medical vacation in London. The President’s plane touched down at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport at about 5:30 p.m. on Sunday The President had travelled to London on June 6 to receive medical attention for his infected ear. President Buhari was originally billed to

Again, ill-health forces President Buhari to take leave from work

The Presidency on Sunday confirmed Nigerian Times May 30, 2016 exclusive report on President Muhammadu Buhari’s failing health. In a statement signed by Femi Adesina, the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, the Presidency said President Buhari would begin a ten-day leave from work today to enable him receive medical attention in London. Adesina

Buhari releases details of recovered stolen funds without names of looters

The Muhammadu Buhari administration on Saturday made public details of stolen funds recovered by the Federal Government in the one year that the All Progressives Congress (APC), has been in power. President Buhari had on May 14 this year in London, promised to disclose full details of stolen funds recovered including names of those who

Exclusive: President Buhari suffering from Meniere’s disease

The May 29 Democracy Day nationwide presidential broadcast may have revealed much more than the political and economic challenges before President Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigeria Times can confirm. Nigerian Times investigation has revealed that the President who looked very sick and weak while delivering the broadcast to also mark his first year in office is