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Abutu Simon, Lagos The 2018 budget has lapsed, putting pressure on the Federal Government to begin the implementation of the 2019 budget, Ekocity Tv learnt on Sunday. Review that President Muhammadu Buhari had put a question mark on the N8.92tn spending when he affixed his signature to the 2019 Appropriation Bill on May 27, saying …

President Muhammadu Buhari, who returned to Abuja last night from AU Summit in Mauritania, is billed to hold bilateral talks with President Emmanuel Macron of France at presidential villa, Abuja, today at 4.00p.m. NAN reports that the French leader would discuss issues bordering on security and terrorism with President Buhari. Macron had on Monday in …

A former Nigerian Minister one-man protest was Tuesday halted by security men attached to presidential villa. Oby Ezekwezili, a former minster of Education and co-covener of Bring Back our Girls Group, was on a one-man march on the Nigerian state house, Abuja to protest the killings of 100 persons by suspected herdsmen in plateau communities …

Former minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili has called for an end to incessant killings of Nigerians in Plateau state. Ezekwesili lamenting the spate of killings in Plateau called on security agencies to proffer solutions and safeguard the citizens. She said this while reacting to the death of scores of people in the Church of Christ …

As part of efforts to grow stronger economic ties between Nigeria and Germany, the delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Nigeria in collaboration with Nigeria-German Business Association and the German-African Business Association (Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft) hopes to explore new investment opportunities at this year’s forum. According to the organisers, the investment forum which …

President Muhammadu Buhari Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will sign the country’s budget tomorrow, seven months after the spending list was presented to the National Assembly. Expectedly, the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting held usually on Wednesdays will not hold. “President @MBuhari will sign the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law tomorrow Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at noon,”  the …

The president signed the bill this afternoon inside the Council Chambers of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. Buhari had, in his Democracy Day broadcast on Tuesday, pledged to sign the bill. The bill was passed by the National Assembly last year to alter Sections 65, 106, 131, 177 of the Constitution to reduce …

ADDRESS BY MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA IN COMMEMORATIONS OF THE 2018 DEMOCRACY DAY CELEBRATION, TUESDAY, 29TH MAY, 2018 My Dear Nigerians! Today marks the 19th year of our nascent democracy and the 3rd Anniversary of this administration. I am thankful to Almighty God for bringing us thus far. This administration came at …

The President was in Daura for Saturday’s ward congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Issues expected to be discussed at the meeting include the delay on the passage of the 2018 Budget, sour relationship between the executive and lawmakers, the ward congresses and botched APC primaries in Ekiti state. Also on the card for likely …

ABUJA—FORMER Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (retd) yesterday, cautioned against the removal of elected officials particularly the President, saying doing so would not augur well for the nation’s fledgling democracy. Gowon stated this in Abuja, yesterday, while playing host to members of the Northern Leaders and Stakeholders Assembly, NLSA, who paid him a courtesy …