2019: Buhari Names Amaechi as Secretary/DG of Campaign Organisation

SUNDAY ODE, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday named the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi as the Secretary/Director General of his campaign organisation for the 2019 presidential election. Amaechi who was former governor of Rivers State was also DG of Buhari’s campaign in 2015.Amaechi’s appointment as the new DG of the campaign organisation was announced in…

Just In: Buhari in closed-door meeting with Ambode

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met behind closed door with Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News… The post Just In: Buhari in closed-door meeting with Ambode appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria . Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers Find more latest news and headlines from the…

Reason Nigeria is sick under Buhari – Bafarawa

A former Governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa, has described Nigeria as a sick nation because President Muhammadu Buhari was also sick. Bafarawa, a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, made the remark while describing the Buhari-led administration as a disaster. He spoke with newsmen shortly after addressing Ogun State…

Reasons Buhari removed Seiyefa as DSS boss – PDP

The Bayelsa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has given reasons President Muhammadu Buhari removed former Acting Director-General of the Department of State Services, DSS, Matthew Seiyefa. Seiyefa was replaced with Yusuf Magaji Bichi, by President Buhari last Friday, after he acted for a brief period during which he tried to reposition the…

Presidency okays Adeosun’s replacement, Zainab as substantive Minister of Finance

The Presidency on Wednesday, confirmed that Zainab Ahmed, who was appointed the supervising Minister of Finance last week, has fully taken charge of the ministry. She has now relinquished her former portfolio as the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning.Ahmed was last week appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari as the supervising Minister of…

Osun APC rally: Aisha Yesufu attacks President Buhari

Aisha Yesufu, co-convener of BringBackOurGirls,BBOG, advocacy group, on Tuesday called out President Muhammadu Buhari over his presence at the All Progressives Congress, APC, rally in Osun State. Aisha, while lamenting the death of Saifura Khorsa, a humanitarian worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) killed by the Boko Haram terrorists, slammed Buhari…

Improved port infrastructure, pivotal to African economic growth – PMB

UGO AMADI The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has advocated the effective deployment of improved port infrastructure across all countries within the continent in order to maximize maritime potentials within the territory. Addressing participants at the Conference of the International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) holding at The Transcorp…

NASS Panel Passes Amendment of Electoral Bill for fourth time

ADEKUNLE ADESUJI, Abuja National Assembly Joint Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday passed the amendment of Electoral Bill for the fourth time . President Muhammadu Buhari had declined assent to the Electoral Act(Amendment) Bill, 2018, transmitted to him by the National Assembly.However, the Joint Committee which started corrections pointed out by President…

Buhari orders installation of rail facilities at ports

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that ports in the country must have the complement of rail infrastructure to boost socioeconomic activities. The President gave the directive yesterday while speaking at the International Association of Ports and Harbour’s Africa Regional Conference in Abuja. “We understand that this interconnectivity will improve the country’s economic competitiveness as targeted…