Fashola Tasks Federal Controllers On Ministry’s Mandate

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, has urged Federal Controllers of works and Housing to wake up to their responsibilities of being drivers of the Ministry’s mandate. According to a press release signed and issued by the Senior Information Officer, Olusegun Ogunlayode, the Minister made the call at a meeting…

Economic Crunch: Sokoto withdraws 39 students from UAE

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State Sokoto State Government has given approval for the transfer back home of its 39 students currently studying in various schools in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. Governor Aminu Tambuwal made this known on Friday in Sokoto when he received the report of the committee instituted to advise government on…

President Buhari Eulogises Mark Zuckerberg For His Simplicity

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President spoke while granting…

Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring Nigerian youths into entrepreneurship

By DAVID IORJA President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. Receiving the internet entrepreneur in the State House, President Buhari said the various meetings held…

Navy reiterates commitment to defend Nigeria’s waterways

Rear Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas – Chief of Naval Staff The Nigerian Navy has reiterated its commitment to defending Nigeria’s territorial waters for economic prosperity in line with its zero tolerance to maritime illegalities. The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok Ete-Ibas, gave the assurance at the graduation ceremony of Senior Officers Course…

Sokoto withdraws students from foreign universities

Sokoto state government has given approval for the transfer back home of 39 of its citizens currently in various schools in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. In today’s exchange rate, the move will enable the government save over N500m from the policy. The government said this signals change of priorities in the payment of scholarship…

Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring Nigerian youths

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. Receiving the internet entrepreneur in the State House, President Buhari said the various meetings held with Nigerian youths…

Sokoto Withdraws Students from Dubai, Saves N500m

OrderPaperToday – The Sokoto State Government has given approval for the transfer back home of 39 of its citizens currently in various schools in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. The decision is sequel to the high cost of the exchange rate as the government says the move will save over N500m of public funds hitherto…

Buhari to Zuckerberg: We’re not used to seeing people like you

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. He gave the commendation while receiving the internet entrepreneur in the State House, Abuja. Buhari, in a statement by…

Buhari impressed with Mark Zuckerberg’s simplicity

Mark Zuckerberg (right) and President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, expressed admiration at the simplicity displayed by Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder of Facebook and the Chief Executive Officer, during his visit to Lagos. Buhari while receiving the technology guru at the Presidential Villa in Abuja marveled at the simplicity with which Zuckerberg, one of…

BUHARI COMMENDS ZUCKERBERG FOR INSPIRING NIGERIAN YOUTHS INTO ENTREPRENEURSHIP

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. Receiving the internet entrepreneur in the State House, President Buhari said the various meetings held with Nigerian youths…