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President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Buhari approves key appointments for Osinbajo’s office

Also re-appointed is Jumoke Oduwole, who will now serve as the Special Adviser to the President on Ease Of Doing Business.

South Africa on map

Nigerian robbed, murdered in South Africa

The suspects have been charged to court.

The suspect, Hamisu Bala (Alhaji Wadume)

How I became a millionaire – Wadume

Hamisu Wadume was re-arrested by the police after he was controversially freed by soldiers in a fatal incident following his first arrest.

Osagie Ehanire

Profiles of Nigeria’s new health ministers Osagie Ehanire and Olorunnimbe Mamora

Ehanire is the senior minister while Olorunnimbe Mamora is the minister of state.

President Muhammadu Buhari-at-FEC Meeting

Buhari reappoints three presidential aides

The president had earlier reappointed many of his aides including his spokespersons.

A police van used to illustrate the story

Police officers face dismissal for executing arrested suspects

A video that went viral on Tuesday shows some police officers shot two restrained suspects in Lagos

Executive Secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Mohammed Sambo

Why Nigeria cannot achieve universal health coverage now – NHIS Executive Secretary

Mr Sambo seeks the participation of state governments, organised private and informal sectors in the scheme

Polio immunisation used to illustrate the story (Photo: Continental Research)

Nigeria marks three years without Wild Polio Virus

Nigeria, Pakistan, and Afghanistan are the three countries yet to be certified polio-free

Election petition tribunal

Tribunal reserves judgment in Atiku’s petition against Buhari’s election

The tribunal says the judgement would be delivered on a date to be communicated to the parties

Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba

Yaba psychiatric hospital resident doctors continue strike over shortage of staff

The doctors accuse the Hospital Management of “blatantly refusing to replace the annual exit of resident doctors for the past four years.”

President Muhammadu Buhari with new ministers

FULL LIST: Portfolios of Buhari’s 44 Ministers – 2019 – 2023

President Buhari today inaugurated the ministers after they took their oaths of office in batches

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari assigns portfolios to new ministers

The president retained himself as petroleum minister while former Governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva is to serve as minister of state.

Minister of Foreign Affairs [Photo credit: Bulet International (Nig.) Ltd]

Notify us of your foreign trips, Ministry advises govt officials

The advice follows an attack on former Senate President Ike Ekweremadu.

Babajide Omoworare (Photo Credit: Channels TV)

IT’S OFFICIAL: Babajide Omoworare replaces Ita Enang as Buhari’s legislative aide

Mr Omoworare replaces Ita Enang as aide to the president on National Assembly Matters (Senate).

The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore,.

Sowore, Nnamdi Kanu plotted to topple Buhari — SSS

The Service has challenged the court order to detain the Convener of #RevolutionNow protests for 45 days against its request of 90 days.

Senior Special Adviser to the President on National Assembly Matters, Sen. Ita Enang speaking during his appearance on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja on Tuesday (11/9/18).

Ita Enang confirms removal as Buhari’s Senate aide

The former lawmaker’s aide confirms PREMIUM TIMES report that Mr Enang has been appointed Special Adviser on Niger Delta Affairs.

W. Stuart Symington

US allocates additional $75million to fight against HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

The US government says it has spent about $4.7billion in the past 14 years to fight HIV/AIDS in Nigeria.


Ambode reacts to EFCC search on home, says no cause for alarm

Mr Ambode said the search on his Epe Country home and Parkview Ikoyi residence, occurred without any incident

File photo of Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode addressing the press.

APC reacts to EFCC raid on Ambode’s home

The ruling party expresses “hope that the allegation against Mr Ambode is not true”

Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi (middle) reading the Southeast Governors Forum at the end of their meeting on Sunday in Enugu. He is flanked by other governors of the Forum

Southeast governors write Buhari over airport, herdsmen

Coming days after the attack on Ike Ekweremadu, the governors say they are making the letter public to assuage allegations of not doing enough to secure the people.

Elisha Abbo at the Chief Magistrate’s Court in Zuba

Senator Elisha Abbo’s absence stalls trial for alleged assault

The magistrate adjourned the suit to September 24 for hearing

Supreme Court of Nigeria

Supreme Court refuses PDP’s request to inspect server

The court said the matter was still pending before the Court of Appeal.

The suspect, Hamisu Bala (Alhaji Wadume)

Suspected Taraba kidnap kingpin Wadume arrested

Hamisu Wadume previously escaped from a police team that was attacked by soldiers on August 6.

Buhari’s food import directive in line with our existing policy — CBN governor

The governor says the policy would have positive implications for job creation, foreign reserve, and national security.

Ekweremadu returns to Nigeria

Nigeria asks Germany to prosecute Ekweremadu’s attackers

The embassy stated that investigations would help identify the attackers with a view to bringing them to justice.