Some senators who are loyal to the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, had planned to override President Buhari on the bill.
The Police Command's Public Relations Officer, Muhammad Abubakar, on Wednesday disclosed to newsmen that the operatives would be deployed for adequate security for the presidential visit.
The President has also granted a grace period of 90 days to all manufacturers before the commencement of the new excise duty regime.
The group said it will therefore mobilise 20 other local and international NGOs to embark on a tour of Sambisa Forest, the North East and other parts of the country to ascertain the level of success in the counter-insurgency war, as well as…
The group said this in a statement signed by its Coordinator, Austin Braimoh and Secretary, Cassidy Madueke, on Tuesday in Abuja.
The PDP also expressed disbelief at the President’s dismissal of public criticism over his delay in visiting the troubled areas as expecting him “to always go out to the field to make noise”.
The second wave of democratization in Africa, beginning in the 80s, and the gradual establishment of democracy as the new normal in the continent brought much hope and excitement. As we have seen in the recent intervention by the military…
Fayose said: “Obviously, the President is more concerned about his reelection in 2019 and his visit to those States that he abandoned during their times of trouble is to seek for votes, not to sympathize with the people of the States on…
It said: “It is alarming that Mr. President will consider visiting some of these states months after marauders, insurgents and bandits committed their havocs.
Buhari had ordered Muhammadu to relocate to the North East and liaise with the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Rogers Nicholas to ensure deployment of NSCDC personnel to all schools in liberated areas in the…
Ibekaku-Nwagwu told the News Agency of Nigeria that the platform was set up to give Nigerians the opportunity to participate in the governance of the country.
Chairman of Committee on Media and Publicity, Abdulrazak Namdas, disclosed this to newsmen in Abuja on Thursday and said that the House would invoke its constitutional powers if the President failed to sign the Bill.
Abdulrahman Kawu, the Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, House of Representatives, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Thursday.
To this end, the President stated that the Federal Government is radically cutting down on imports of agricultural products that depleted the country’s foreign reserve in the past.
Imoukhuede made the assertion on Thursday at the unveiling of Google’s new Job Search Feature in Lagos.
Saraki made the assertion when the “Kapakpando Foundation”, a non-governmental organisation, led by its Chairman of Board of Trustees, Senator. Osita Izunaso, visited him at the National Assembly Complex.
Dogwa dropped this hint while speaking with newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja, adding that the All Progressives Congress was already strategising on how to win the election.