Breaking: Ashafa, Hamman out as Tinubu appoints new MDs for FHA, FMBN

February 15, 2024 Tope Sunday, Abuja 0

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu Thursday night sacked the management teams of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) and Federal Housing Authority (FHA). The administration of former President Muhammadu Buhari appointed both management teams led by Senator Gbenga Ashafa and Madu Hamman respectively. Though no reason was adduced for their removal, the Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Architect Ahmed Musa Dangiwa said Read More

AFCON 2023: Tinubu hails Super Eagles despite defeat to Cote d’ivoire in final clash 

February 12, 2024 Ikenna Okonkwo 0

  President Bola Tinubu has saluted the Super Eagles of Nigeria for their tenacious performance in the final of the 2024 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Côte d’Ivoire.  President Tinubu commended the team, the coach, the crew, and the entire management team for their hard work, assiduity, and sacrifice to come this far in the tournament, acknowledging the hurdles Read More

NCYP hails Tinubu for revitalising forest guard, assures support

January 16, 2024 Ikenna Okonkwo 0

The Northern Christian Youth Professionals (NCYP) has applauded President Bola Tinubu for staying true to his campaign promise of revitalising the Forest Guard as a strategic measure to secure our forests from violent groups. The commendation was contained in a statement issued by NCYP Chairman Isaac Abrak. The statement reads, “This commendable move demonstrates not only the President’s commitment to Read More

Resist calls for suspension of Tunji-Ojo as Interior Minister, CSO tells Tinubu

January 12, 2024 Ikenna Okonkwo 0

A Civil Society Organisation, the Conference of Civil Society for Peace, Security and National Development (CCSPSND), has appealed to president Bola Ahmed Tinubu not to give in to the blackmail targeted at the minister of Interior Dr. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo in the ongoing investigation of fraud allegations against the minister of Humanitarian and poverty alleviation Dr. Betta Edu Conveners of the Read More

X-raying President Tinubu’s humanitarian efforts

January 8, 2024 Haruna Ibrahim 0

Nigeria, a vibrant nation brimming with immense potential, is no stranger to humanitarian crises. From the devastating floods that engulf swathes of land to the lingering insurgencies that displace communities, the country’s resilience is constantly tested. All around the world, natural disasters unleash their fury, leaving communities drowning in floodwaters or gasping for air under searing droughts. The specter of Read More

Breaking: At last, Tinubu gets Lalong’s resignation letter as Minister

December 18, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu has received the resignation letter of the Minister of Labour and Employment, Simon Lalong. After his resignation on Monday, he will now proceed to the National Assembly as Senator representing Plateau South Senatorial, a seat he won as affirmed by an appeal court ruling dated November 7, 2023. “Lalong has resigned. But it was not at the Read More

Tinubu support group backs Alkali as NEDC MD

December 11, 2023 Editor 0

A pro-President Bola Tinubu group, Bola Tinubu Grassroot Organisation (BTGO) has thrown it’s weight behind the Managing Director of North East Development Commission (NEDC), Mohammad Alkali, and refuted corruption allegations leveled against him. The group stated this during a press conference held in Lagos. The group’s National Coordinator, Comrade Gbenga Fatai, said Mr Alkali as Managing Director of NEDC has Read More

Tinubu to launch Renewed Hope town hall meeting on community policing in Lagos

December 8, 2023 Editor 0

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu will be launching the Renewed Hope Police Town Hall meeting on Monday in Lagos. The initiative, according to Minister of State, Police Affairs, Hon Imaan Sulaiman- Ibrahim, is in a bid towards strengthening community policing and for Nigerians to key into the Renewed Hope Police agenda of Tinubu’s administration. Announcing this on Thursday in Abuja, Hon Read More

Tinubu, Bago, others perform lesser Hajj after Saudi-Africa summit

November 12, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu along with some Nigerians governors performed lesser Hajj in Saudi-Arabia after Saudi-Africa summit held in Riyadh. The president was in company of the Niger State governor, Mohammed Umaru Bago, Dikko Rada of Katsina state as well as Bauchi state governor Bala Muhammad. This followed the successful conclusion of the three-day Saudi-Africa Summit held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

NILDS boss hails Tinubu over inclusion of PWDs in governance

November 12, 2023 Taiye Odewale, Abuja 0

The Director General of the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS), Prof. Abubakar Sulaiman, has commended President Bola Tinubu on inclusion of person with disability in his government. President Tinubu had on Thursday this week, appointed a physically challenged Nigerian, Mr. Mohammed Abba Isa, as Senior Special Assistant on Disability Matters. Hailing the appointment through a statement signed Read More

Breaking: Tinubu appoints aide on disability matters

November 9, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of Mohammed Abba Isa as the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Disability Matters. In a statement on Thursday by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, the appointment is in a bid to ensure that every segment of society is sufficiently catered to within the ambit of the Read More

How Nigerian lawmakers stopped Yacht budget estimate, boosted students loan scheme with N5bn – Official

The National Assembly Thursday approved a N2.176 trillion 2023 supplementary budget proposal with a capital component of N1.165 trillion and a recurrent component of N1.010 trillion. The proposed spendings approved were part of the N28 billion budgeted for the State House in the supplementary budget. President  Bola Ahmed Tinubu had, in a letter read in both chambers, asked the federal lawmakers Read More

Breaking: Uzodinma, Sylva, Ododo visit Tinubu ahead of Imo, Bayelsa, Kogi governorship elections

November 2, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu has received the All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidates ahead of in Kogi, Imo, and Bayelsa states ahead of November 11, 2023 elections. During their visit, the president handed over the party’s flags to Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo state, who is running for a second term, Timipre Sylva for Bayelsa and Usman Ododo for Kogi states. Read More

Tinubu fires first warning shot at Ministers

November 1, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu has issued strong warning to his ministers. The President on Wednesday told ministers that his cabinet will only retain their offices based on their performances which will be reviewed periodically. ⁣⁣While declaring open the 2023 Cabinet Retreat for Ministers, Presidential Aides, Permanent Secretaries and Top Government Functionaries, he said, “If you are performing, nothing to fear, if Read More

Tinubu and Arewa House

November 1, 2023 Joshua Ocheja 0

Strategy is a gift. It is a plan of action to achieve a long-term or overall aim. This was what led to the emergence of President Bola Tinubu. This is the alpha and omega of the Tinubu phenomena. I recall some time ago, at the church service to usher in the Bola Ahmed Tinubu presidency, Senator Remi Tinubu, the first Read More

Tinubu didn’t use hammer, biro to emasculate opposition – PDP governors

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has waded into the political crisis in Rivers state, Chairman Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum and Bauchi state Governor Bala Mohammed has said. The governor said this while addressing State House correspondents at the end of the Police Council meeting in Abuja. Political crisis erupted in the state following reported attempts by the lawmakers to Read More

Distractions from PDP, LP have ended, BAT group hails Supreme Court judgement

October 27, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Ganduje and the entire members of the party, were on Thursday congratulated over their victory at the Supreme Court. Tinubu’s group, under the aegis of BAT 4/4 Initiative, said that the distractions caused by the Peoples Democratic Party PDP (PDP) and Labour Party candidates have finally come Read More

Accept Tinubu’s olive branch in Nigeria’s interest, Anyanwu tells Atiku, Obi

October 27, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Two-term former national ex-officio of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) in the country, Chief Nduka Anyanwu, on Friday, bared his mind on the apex court’s judgement which revalidated the victory of President Bola Tinubu at the concluded Nigeria 2023 presidential election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). On Thursday, the Supreme Court of Nigeria had quashed petitions Read More

I’m not in a hurry to congratulate Tinubu – Bode George

October 26, 2023 Adewale Ajayi 0

A former deputy national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George, has said he is not in a hurry to congratulate President Bola Tinubu over his victory at the Supreme Court, but would do so after he had studied the ruling. He maintained that hurrying to congratulate the president might lead to blunder, particularly since he has Read More

Breaking: Tinubu remains Nigeria’s dully elected President, Supreme Court affirms

October 26, 2023 Kehinde Osasona 0

The Supreme Court of Nigeria Thursday affirmed President Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the lawfully elected candidate in the February 25 Presidential election. Leading a seven man-panel, Justice Inyang Okoro having resolved all the issues against the appellants went ahead to affirm the election of Tinubu as President. The apex court hinged its verdict on the fact that the appeals against Read More

Breaking: NTA, VON, Radio Nigeria, NAN, others get new Chief Executive Officers *See full list

October 19, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of eight new Chief Executive Officers for parastatals and agencies under the Federal Ministry of Information and National Orientation. They are Mr. Jibrin Baba Ndace, Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON); Mr. Lanre Issa-Onilu, Director-General, National Orientation Agency (NOA); Mr. Salihu Abdulhamid Dembos, Director-General, Nigerian Television Authority (NTA); and Dr Muhammed Bulama, Director-General, Read More

Breaking: Tinubu sacks, appoints new ICPC chairman

October 17, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu, has appointed Musa Adamu Aliyu as the Chairman/CEO of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) pending Senate confirmation. In a statement by the President’s Special Adviser for Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, Tuesday, the president also approved the appointment of Clifford Okwudiri Oparaodu as the Commission’s Secretary. “In exercise of powers conferred on Read More

Breaking: Tinubu inaugurates conditional cash transfer initiative

October 17, 2023 Admin III 0

President Bola Tinubu has inaugurated the Renewed Hope Conditional Cash Transfer for 15 million households. The President on Tuesday launched the initiative held at the Press Gallery of the State House in Abuja. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, George Akume, who represented Tinubu at the event led other top government functionaries to the launching that commemorate the Read More