President Muhammadu Buhari warned on Monday that armed gangs that seized hundreds of passengers in a railway raid in northern Nigeria are using citizens as human shields, making it harder for the military to carry out a rescue attempt. Following the March 28 incident, 168 persons were reported missing by Nigeria's state railway corporation last month.
Godwin Emefiele, the governor of Nigeria's central bank, said on Saturday that he has not chosen whether to run for president in February or for another elected office, and that he will remain in his current position, despite calls for him to resign following revelations of his political ambitions.
THE President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has called for a mass grave for all those who died in the explosion of the illegal oil refining industry. He says people are so badly burned that it is not easy to identify them. That extremely sad "The decease will have to be buried together to prevent outbreaks of disease," he said to the source
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Nigeria is prepared to put sanctions on Russia for invading Ukraine, according to the Federal Government. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has made headlines by wading into the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine, warning Russian President Vladimir Putin that if he does not evacuate his soldiers, Nigeria will put sanctions on him and his government.
The wealthiest and poorest African presidents have been added to the list. When African politicians are in power, they are used to getting away with whatever they choose. As if winning the lottery, they'll accept any money they can get their hands on. Taking money intended for social services or any other purpose is nothing new for government officials, and presidents are no different when it comes to pocketing money meant for national development.
President Buhari Speaks Up On The Killing Of Deborah, Demands Probe Into Everything That Happened The assassination of a female student at the Shehu Shagari College of Education in Wamako, Sokoto, has been harshly criticized by the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari. According to the statement made by the President, the fact that other students were responsible for the death of a student who has been identified as Deborah Samuel is cause for concern and calls for an investigation that is both comprehensive and objective into everything that occurred prior to and during the incident.
As the youngsters watch their great-grandfathers maintain their stronghold on power, the phrase "youths are the leaders of tomorrow" becomes a meaningless phrase. Africa is one of the continents where age is just a number when it comes to political influence. Africa's brand of democracy, which is more theoretical than actual, exacerbates this.
The United States plans to construct a $537 million consulate in Lagos, Nigeria.LAGOS, March 31 (Reuters) - Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari, has declared a state of emergency. The United States will build a $537 million consulate in Lagos, Nigeria's commercial capital, as part of its efforts to strengthen economic and diplomatic ties with Africa's most populous country.
Former Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, a legendary anti-apartheid crusader who died on Saturday, has been mourned by President Muhammadu Buhari. Following the death of Dr. Desmond Tutu, the President expressed his condolences to the President of South Africa as well as the Tutu family, particularly his wife Mrs. Leah Tutu and the whole country in a statement issued by his Special Advisor on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina.
President Cyril Ramaphosa ended his official visit to Abuja, Nigeria, on Wednesday, enthusiastic about the two African economic giants' growing ties. Ramaphosa began his West Africa visit in oil-rich Nigeria, where discussions focused on ease of doing business, lobbying for uniform regulation, and the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) deal.
The government of Nigeria drove by His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari has cautioned South Africa about pursuing outsiders. In an assertion dated eighteenth January 2022, the Consulate General of Nigeria in Johannesburg said it knows about dangers of assaults on outsiders. "The Consulate General of Nigeria in Johannesburg knows about dangers of assaults on outsiders by individuals from the Patriotic Alliance Party as shown in the hash label #PutSouthAfricansFirst from nineteenth - 21nd of January 2022," said the Consulate.
According to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, if Nigeria breaks up, poverty will rise. Yesterday, Osinbajo told a delegation from the Muhammadu Buhari Osinbajo (MBO) Dynamic Support Group at the Presidential Villa in Abuja that this was the case. He believes that Nigeria's security challenges will be resolved in time and that the country will grow stronger.
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Background Cyril Ramaphosa is the current president of South Africa, and the possibility of him leaving the presidency is very hard except after his second tenure. However, Julius Malema, the EFF leader has indicated interest in becoming the president of South Africa and working hard towards it.
Under the presidency of Major General Muhammadu Buhari, members of the Peoples Democratic Party caucus in the House of Representatives have claimed that Nigeria has been seized by kidnappers, bandits, and terrorists who extract ransoms from the poor and impoverished citizens and turn homesteads, hamlets, villages, towns, and cities into killing fields (retd.
Ramaphosa concludes 'excellent and successful' visit to Nigeria (timeslive.co.za) President Cyril Ramaphosa finished up his state visit to Nigeria on a high note, saying he accepts that the two states have "fabricated a strong establishment" to explore any future difficulties. Commercial Talking at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja presently prior to loading onto a trip to Ivory Coast, Ramaphosa said SA had held a "truly superb and effective" visit to Nigeria.
Letter from Abuja: Nigeria’s Big Men love to show off their private planes Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari uses a Boeing business jet that costs 1-2 billion rand while wealthy individuals like Aliko Dangote and Mike Adenuga prefer the Gulfstream (400-500 series) which cost R715 million.
Following a crackdown on Twitter operations in Nigeria that lasted more than six months, the Nigerian government has decided to lift the suspension of Twitter activities there. Following a note addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari by the country's minister of communications and digital economy, the chairman stated that the authorisation has been granted by the executive branch.
“We were capable of get our private zone, who are available in their large numbers to Côte d’Ivoire, to form relationships, friendships, and I am hoping that some of them will move from touch to settlement,” he stated on the quit of his visit to the West African country on Friday.
The Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021) got going under the subject "Building Bridges for a productive AfCFTA" at the Durban International Convention Center on Monday. Seven African Heads of States including SA president Cyril Ramaphosa, Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari, (Nigeria), Zambian president, Hakainde Hichilema, and Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa.