Breaking News From Aso Villa, By Femi Adesina
Quite a challenging week it has been for Nigeria, and, indeed, the rest of the world. Except perhaps in China only, where the affliction started from, figures of Coronavirus infections continue to mount in other parts of the world Italy and Spain have been particularly…
Buhari, Security Chiefs Meet In Aso Rock
The President Muhammadu Buhari and security chiefs are meeting at the Presidential Villa at present. The agenda of the meeting is unknown. However, sources at the Presidential Villa say it may be connected with a review of the security situation in the country. In attendance…
Legends Of Aso Rock by Osufuyan Ojeifo
President Muhammadu Buhari’s second tenure began with a low-key inauguration at the Eagle Square in Abuja, a scenario that decidedly flowed from the President’s persona of prudence. His kitchen cabinet’s counsel must have also been contributory. The observance of June 12’s maiden Democracy Day edition…
June 12: Buhari Organises Dinner For World Leaders
President Muhammadu Buhari played host to visiting world leaders at a dinner last night in Abuja, ahead of the country’s Democracy Day, which is being marked today. The event, which was held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, had the Vice-President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, in attendance….
Buhari, 36 State Governors Divided In Aso Rock
State Governors were on Friday divided over the controversial issue of State and Local Government Police. This came as a meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and the 36 State Governors ended at the Presidential Aso Rock, Villa Abuja. The Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum…
Buhari Holds Secret Meeting With Northern Governors
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday held secret meeting behind closed doors with Governors from the Northern part of the country over rising insecurity in the region. The meeting was held at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Governors in attendance as at the…
APC Fixes Anambra Governorship Forms At N22.5m, Announces Date For Primaries
Medaner said that the party would start the sales of expression of interest and nomination forms for the election at the party’s national secretariat from April 15 to June 8.
Gov. Akeredolu Renews Fight With Former Deputy, Calls Police To Retrieve Vehicles
To this end, the Governor has enlisted the help of the state Commissioner of Police, CP Bolaji Salami, to recover the vehicles.
Dowen Student’s Death A Slap On Lagos Govt – Sanwo-Olu’s Wife
Speaking during an advocacy visit to some schools in furtherance of the ongoing 16 Days of activism against Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, the First Lady described the incident as unfortunate, saying never again should it reoccur in the state.
COVID Omicron Variant- Ban on African countries Unfair — Adesina
Dr Akinwumi Adesina, the President African Development Bank (AfDB) says the travel ban on some African countries over Omicron, the new COVID-19 variant is “very unfair, non-scientific and discriminatory”.