Presidency defends new NIA DG over appointment

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The Presidency has frowned at media reports criticising the appointment of the new Director-General of National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Mr. Ahmed Rufa’i. A statement issued in Abuja yesterday by Mr. Abiodun Oladunjoye, Deputy Director (Information), Media Unit of the State House, quoted Malam Garba Shehu, a Presidential Spokesman, as flaying the negative reports. Shehu expressedRead More

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Presidency defends new NIA DG over appointment

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The Presidency has frowned at media reports criticising the appointment of the new Director-General of National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Mr. Ahmed Rufa’i. A statement issued in Abuja yesterday by Mr. Abiodun Oladunjoye, Deputy Director (Information), Media Unit of the State House, quoted Malam Garba Shehu, a Presidential Spokesman, as flaying the negative reports. Shehu expressedRead More

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Herdsmen: Fake Buhari’s tweet in circulation – Presidency

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The Presidency on Saturday alerted Nigerians about a fake Twitter handle purportedly belonging to President Muhammadu Buhari. The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said the parody account has been posting spurious messages justifying the attacks by herdsmen, saying they were only defending themselves. He said: “Evil doers and enemies of ourRead More

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Buhari not supporting killer-herdsmen, says Presidency

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The Presidency last night dismissed insinuations that because President Muhammadu Buhari is Fulani, he is condoning Fulani herdsmen’s killings. Special Adviser on Media and publicity Femi Adesina, in a video message posted on his Facebook account argued that such killings by herdsmen started before the Buhari administration. He affirmed that ensuring the security of livesRead More

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How Buhari‘ll end violent conflicts, by Presidency

The Presidency yesterday gave the road map of how President Muhammadu Buhari will end violent conflicts across the country. A conference of stakeholders on infrastructural and agricultural development to put in place a plan for immediate relief and long-term plan for the expansion of agriculture is in the offing. The conference, according to a statementRead More

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Presidency urges Senate to lift embargo on confirmation of nominees

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The Presidency has urged the Senate to lift the embargo on confirmation of nominees sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari. It would be recalled that Senate on July 4, 2017 resolved to suspend all issues relating to confirmation of nominees submitted by the executive over what it termed as a move to reduce itsRead More

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Presidency urges Senate to lift embargo on confirmation of nominees

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The Presidency has urged the Senate to lift the embargo on confirmation of nominees sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari. It would be recalled that Senate on July 4, 2017 resolved to suspend all issues relating to confirmation of nominees submitted by the executive over what it termed as a move to reduce itsRead More

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10 MODULAR REFINERIES CLOSE TO TAKE-OFF – PRESIDENCY

Effective border control will promote Made-In-Nigeria goods - Osinbajo

• Says Ogoni clean-up recording progress The promotion and establishment of privately financed modular refineries in the country remain a priority of the federal government, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo  said yesterday. The objective is to increase local refining capacity, create jobs and ensure peace and stability in the Niger Delta region. The policy featured prominentlyRead More

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10 MODULAR REFINERIES CLOSE TO TAKE-OFF – PRESIDENCY

Effective border control will promote Made-In-Nigeria goods - Osinbajo

• Says Ogoni clean-up recording progress The promotion and establishment of privately financed modular refineries in the country remain a priority of the federal government, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo  said yesterday. The objective is to increase local refining capacity, create jobs and ensure peace and stability in the Niger Delta region. The policy featured prominentlyRead More

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