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President Muhammadu Buhari

Closure of borders yielding positive results -Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari says the closure of Nigerian land borders for a limited period due to massive smuggling was already yielding a positive result for the...

CBN blocks bank accounts of rice, textile smugglers

How Nigeria spends $1.2bn to import fish annually – Emefiele

  The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele says about $1.2 billion worth of fish is imported into the country annually. Emefiele disclosed...

Godwin Obaseki

Nigeria loses 22.6m barrels of crude oil worth $1.3bn in six months 

  Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Thursday said the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) reported that the 22.6 million barrels of crude oil valued...

Buhari leaves for New York

Buhari leaves for New York on Sunday 

  President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Sunday for New York, United States to participate in the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly...

UAE to join the U.S.-led naval force in Gulf

UAE to join the U.S.-led naval force in Gulf

  The official Emirati News Agency (WAM), reported on Thursday that the United Arab Emirates would join the U.S.-led international maritime safety coalition in the...

World’s largest offshore wind turbines coming to U.S. waters

World’s largest offshore wind turbines coming to U.S. waters

  The tallest, most powerful wind turbines ever made are coming to U.S. waters care of General Electric Co. Denmark-based Orsted A/S plans to use 12-megawatt...

Buhari leaves for New York

Buhari leaves for New York

  President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Sunday for New York, United States to participate in the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA74)...

Osinbajo presides over NEC meeting

Osinbajo presides over NEC meeting

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over the monthly National Economic Council (NEC) at the State House, Abuja. The Vice President’s spokesman,...

UAE to join the U.S.-led naval force in Gulf

UAE to join the U.S.-led naval force in Gulf

The official Emirati News Agency (WAM), reported on Thursday that the United Arab Emirates would join the U.S.-led international maritime safety coalition in the Gulf....

Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II

Border closure only way to enforce anti-smuggling law — Sanusi

  Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, says he supports the Federal Government’s decision to close the land borders because of the need to protect rice farmers....

Stakeholders differ on Buhari's rejection of maritime varsity bill

Buhari sacks Oyo-Ita, appoints new Head of Service

  President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the Head of Civil Service of the Federation (HoCSF), Mrs Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita and has approved the appointment of Mrs....

FEC approves N8.2bn road projects

FEC approves N8.2bn road projects

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N8.2billion for four road projects across the country. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai...