PMB Hails Fresh Push For Independent Palestinian State

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that many Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member states are grappling with serious security problems, including terrorism, violent extremism and armed criminality. The president stated this when he read the collective statement of African countries at the 14th Summit of the OIC in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. In the statement read on Saturday, Mr Buhari said the situation had been compounded by a series of political crises in the affected countries. The Nigerian leader said some of these challenges had assumed grave dimensions in recent times…

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RRS Nabs Robber, Cable Thief In Lagos

An armed robber operating with ‘okada’ in Ikorodu, Lagos State and a cable thief were on early Thursday morning arrested separately by the officials of the Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) in different parts of the state. The robbery suspect, Sodiq Rasaq was arrested at Ijede Junction, Ikorodu when he was fleeing the scene of robbery. The suspect in company of an accomplice, Quadri Yusuph had robbed a puff – puff seller around 5:00 a.m. and dispossessed him of N20,000:00 before fleeing. The duo thereafter stabbed their victim with…

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PMB Condoles With COBOM On Loss Of Two Members

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent heartfelt condolences to members of Coalition of Buhari/Osinbajo Movement (COBOM) on the loss of two very committed members. Mr Akan Ebenezer and Chief Charles Azubuike Nwora Ojukwu, two dyed-in-the-wool ‘Buharists’ passed on recently after protracted illnesses. However, the two remained passionate about the Buhari/Osinbajo ticket, even right from their hospital beds, a development the President describes as “inspiring and very touching.” He prays that God will rest their souls, comfort their families, and all those that mourn them. Akan Ebenezer was the Deputy Publicity Secretary…

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Zamfara: PDP Criticizes PMB Over Sagay’s Aspersions On Integrity of Supreme Court Justices

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) criticizes the President Muhammadu Buhari’s Presidency for allowing the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof Itse Sagay to cast aspersions on the integrity of the Justices of the Supreme Court over the Court’s widely accepted judgment on Rivers and Zamfara states elections. The party holds that Prof. Sagay’s resort to incitement and hate language against the Supreme Court justices further exposes the desperation of the Buhari Presidency and the All Progressives congress (APC) to cow, blackmail, intimidate and attempt to annex the…

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PMB Sends Delegation To New York Ahead Of UN General Assembly Presidency Election

Ahead of election for the Presidency of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) scheduled to hold in New York, June 4, 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sunday, sent a Federal Government delegation to support Nigeria’s candidate, Prof. Tijjani Muhammad- Bande. Prof. Bande, who is the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN, will become the second Nigerian to be elected President of UNGA after Maj. Gen. Joseph Nanven Garba (rtd), who held the position between 1989 and 1990. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb, Mustapha Sulaiman, is leading the…

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Don’t Attack PMB, Other Leaders, Kumuyi Tells Christians

The General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor William Kumuyi on Sunday urged Christians not to attack the President of the country through any means. Kumuyi, who gave the admonition during his sermon at the Deeper Life Bible Church, Headquarters, Gbagada, in Lagos said that real Christians must obey constituted authorities and shun violence. Delivering his sermon entitled “The Believers’ Preservation Until the Day of Visitation”, Kumuyi said that Christians are strangers and pilgrims in the world and must be christ-like in their character, conducts and conversations. The…

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Nation Building, A Collective Responsibility, Says Rev Uja

The Executive Secretary of Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC) Rev. Uja Tor Uja has said that the time has come for Nigerians to do away with ethnicity and religion differences but rather join hands in building a united nation to attract more development to the country. He gave this charge over the weekend at the meeting of Pilgrimage Leaders and Managers of Nigeria at the  NCPC Corporate headquarters in Abuja. He challenged Nigerians to arise, do what is right at all times and depart from corruption that had seriously affected…

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26,000 Persons Displaced In Katsina – Aisha Buhari

Tasks SIP on N10,000 stipends for women in the state Part of the whopping N500 billion Social Investment Programme (SIP) fund should be channeled to boost the well-being of no fewer than 26,000 persons displaced in about eight local government areas ravaged by bandits in Katsina State, the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has said. Speaking in Batsari Local Government headquarters in the state yesterday during the disbursement of relief materials she procured with the support of the wives of some former state governors and some women…

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PHOTOS OF NCPC ES WITH PILGRIMAGE LEADERS AND MANAGERS IN ABUJA

1Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Uja Tor Uja (l) in a tete-a-tete with the Chairman Conference of State Christian Pilgrim welfare Boards, Mr. Isaiah Magaji during NCPC meeting with Pilgrimage Leaders and Managers of Nigeria at the Commission’s Corporate Headquarters in Abuja, on Saturday. 2Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Uja Tor Uja (middle) NCPC Board Member, Rev. Israel Akanji (l) and the Chairman Conference of State Christian Pilgrim welfare Boards, Mr. Isaiah Magaji (r) during NCPC meeting with Pilgrimage Leaders and Managers of Nigeria at the Commission’s Corporate Headquarters in Abuja,…

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CBN Injects $294.7m, CNY 31.43m Into Retail SMIS

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, May 31, 2019, again intervened in the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) to the tune of $294.7million. Figures obtained from the Bank on Friday indicated that the sum of CNY 31.43million was also offered in the spot and short-tenored forwards segment of the inter-bank foreign exchange market. The Director, Corporate Communications Department, Mr. Isaac Okorafor, made the disclosure, adding that the United States’ dollar intervention was for requests in the agricultural and raw materials sectors. The Chinese Yuan, on the other…

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