President Muhammadu Buhari off to Japan for Tokyo International Conference

Tokyo International Conference

President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to travel to Japan tomorrow to attend the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development. A statement by the Presidency said the conference would take place in Yokohama city from August 28 to 30 after which the president would be back to the country on August 31. This year’s conference is themed, ‘Africa and Yokohama, Sharing Passion for the Future’. The Japanese Prime Minister and host, Shinzo Abe, is expected to perform the opening ceremonies of the conference. According to Special Adviser to the President…

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President Buhari to assign portfolios to minister-designates

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President Buhari will assign portfolios to the new members of his cabinet on Wednesday. This was confirmed in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Advertising, Femi Adesina, on Tuesday in Abuja. Buhari and the appointed ministers engaged in a two-day retreat, which ended on Tuesday. READ ALSO:  Actress Yvonne Nelson Confirms Split With Her Baby Daddy The second and final day of the retreat began with a presentation on the Processes and Procedures of the Cabinet, by the Secretary of the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr.…

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Ex-APC chairman Oyegun Receive message From Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari joined the members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to congratulate Chief John Odigie Oyegun on his 80th birthday. He described it as a real example of patriot and democrat. In a statement by his spokesman, Femi Adesina, Buhari congratulated Oyegun for the milestone, which he said, he stood out with memories of great achievements “such as becoming a Permanent Secretary at the age of 30, winning a governor election in the early 50s, and providing visionary leadership to overthrow a functioning government for the first time…

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CAN Urge Buhari, Govs Not To Disenchant The masses

CAN President, Rev Samson Ayokunle, made the call in a chat with reporters in Abuja According to him, it is the failure of the past administrations at both federal and state levels that has placed the nation in a deplorable state on many fronts. CAN Urge Buhari He said: “It is our wish and prayer for those that are being sworn-in today (yesterday); the president and the vice president, the new and returning governors, that they will live up to the expectations of the masses, who voted them into office.…

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Buhari, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Others Absent at the Presidential Inauguration

President Muhammadu Buhari was absent at Wednesday night dinner organized to celebrate his second term inauguration. Similarly, former leaders were conspicuously missing at the event, which was held at the State House Banquet Hall. Only former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon, who also attended the inauguration ceremony at Eagle Square earlier in the day, graced the occasion. Former ex-civilian and military presidents missing were Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan, Ibrahim Babangida, Ernest Shobekan and Abdusalami Abubakar. In attendance were service chiefs, Head of Civil Service of the Federation, members of the…

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Czech Republic, UAE leaders react to outcome of Nigeria’s presidential election

President Milos Zeman of Czech Republic has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria on his re-election. Statement from Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said that in the congratulatory message, President Zeman wished the Nigerian President every success in his second term in office for the well-being and prosperity of the Nigerian people. I highly value the diversity of cooperation and longstanding friendly relations between the Czech Republic and the Federal Republic of Nigeria. I am looking forward to working with Your Excellency in the…

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Dele Momodu advises Atiku to congratulate Buhari || @delemomodu

Dele Momodu, the publisher of Ovation Magazine and one of the supporters of the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has advised Abubakar to concede defeat and congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari. Momodu, a social media influencer, gave the advice via his Twitter handle @DeleMomodu. He apparently based his suggestion on the results of the states released so far by Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Momodu said he was aware Abubakar would consult widely with party leadership, family members and associates both home and abroad, advising that the path of peace…

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