Buhari bans ministers, heads of agencies from travelling abroad over 2020 budget
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has placed a travel ban on ministers and heads of agencies in order to ensure the swift defence of their proposed 2020 budget. "Sequel to the presentation of the 2020 Appropriation Bill by Mr President to the National Assembly, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate suspension of international travels by…
Lai Mohammed resumes duty, tasks staff on hardwork
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has charged the management and staff of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture to work harder to justify the confidence of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Ortom fecilitates with Akume on his ministerial appointment
Gov. Samuel Ortom has congratulated the Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Sen. George Akume on his appointment and inauguration. This was contained in a statement on Friday signed by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS) Mr Terver Akase and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi.
Buhari names ministers' portfolios, reduces Fashola's former portfolios
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday assigned portfolio to his 43 ministers. Buhari named Sale Mamman as the Minister of Power while Babatunde Fashola was named Minister of Works And Housing. While Buhari retains the petroleum ministry he announced Timipre Sylva as minister of state for petroleum. Lai Mohammed retains the information and culture ministry, also…
Private visit not for compilation of ministers – Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has dismissed the reports that his London trip was to compile the list of persons to be appointed as ministers during his second tenure. The president stated this on Sunday in Abuja after a 10-day private visit to London. Buhari stated that he did not discuss the issue of the appointment of…
Court orders FCT minister to issue certified C of O to housewife
An FCT High Court on Friday ordered the FCT minister to issue a Certified Certificate of Occupancy to a housewife, Mrs Habiba Abdullahi. Abdullahi, filed a suit filed against the FCT minister, Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) and Its Effiong, over a land located in Katampe district of the FCT. Delivering judgment, Justice Peter Affen,also…
No minister is bigger than the legislature – Enang
The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Sen. Ita Enang, said no minister was bigger than the legislature.
Between Pope Francis and Amina Mohammed
A few weeks ago, Fortune, a New York-based multinational business magazine published by Time Inc., officially released its annual ranking of the world’s 50 greatest leaders for 2016.
Imminent fund release: Construction firms set to re-engage 20,000 workers
Barring any unforeseen circumstance, an estimated 20,000 workers who were laid off by construction companies at the heat of recent cash crunch are set to return to work.
Reps summon minister, NFF officials over football crisis
The House’ resolution was sequel to a motion of urgent public importance introduced by Prestige Ossy on the need for the parliament to intervene in the lingering crisis rocking the NFF in the country.