PEPT: Temitope Adewale Congratulates President Buhari

The Lagos State House of Assembly member representing Ifako-Ijaiye constituency 01, Temitope Adewale Adedeji (JAH) has congratulated President Buhari for emerging victorious at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT). In a press release signed by his Media Aide, Adewale also commended the PEPT for standing for the truth despite the pressures from all sides to […]

Full Text Of What Buhari Told Ministers, Others At Presidential Retreat

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, August 19th, addressed Ministers-designate, Presidential Aides, and senior government officials, during a Presidential Retreat at the State House. Africa News24 (AN24) understands the retreat is aimed at reflecting the country’s position since 2015 till date and giving roles and responsibilities to those who would occupy the next level government. Read […]

Next Level: Buhari Reveals When Portfolios Will Be Assigned To Ministers

Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian President has said he will assign portfolios to his ministerial nominees when the cabinet is officially inaugurated. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that Buhari made this known via his Twitter handle on Tuesday, where he also used the opportunity to applaud the Nigerian Senate for the speedy confirmation of the ministerial nominees he […]

Next Level: Full List Of Buhari’s Ministerial Nominees Confirmed By Senate

The 9th Senate-Assembly presided by Senator Ahmad Lawan has confirmed the nomination of all 43 ministerial nominees sent by President Muhammadu Buhari as ministers of the government of the federal republic of Nigeria. Africa News24 (AN24) recalls that President Muhammadu Buhari last week Tuesday sent names of 43-ministerial nominees to the lawmakers for confirmation. The […]

Buhari Responds To Criticisms He Has Faced Since He Assumed Office

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the criticism his administration has faced since he took over from PDP in 2015. Speaking via a new book, the former military ruler said despite inheriting a deplorable condition of the nation’s infrastructure, when he came into power in 2015, he has been able to reverse this downward slide […]

Ministerial List: Senate Begins Screening of Ministerial Nominees

………………….Fashola Begins Day 4 Screening The 9th Senate Assembly on Monday recommenced the screening of ministerial sent to it for confirmation by President Muhammadu Buhari. Africa news24 (AN24) recalls that the screening of 43 nominees had begun last week Wednesday. However, the Senate has screened 31 ministerial nominees so far. Ministerial nominees screened so far […]

Nigerians React As Ambode Misses Out On Ministerial Slot

The Immediate past Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has been trending on Twitter following his failure to make the ministerial list of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, on Tuesday confirmed receipt of the Ministerial List submitted by President Buhari. Ambode was denied a second term ticket by the party machinery […]

Next Level: See Full List Buhari’s Ministerial Nominees

President Muhammadu Buhari after about 50 days in office for a second term, has finally sent his list of ministerial nominees to the Senate. Africa News24 reports that the Senate President Ahmed Lawan earlier today read names of nominated individuals to plenary of the Senate. Here is the list of the ministerial nominees; 1.Dr. Ikechukwu […]

Next Level: Buhari Appoints Chief Of Staff, SGF

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Abba Kyari as his Chief of Staff (COS) and Boss Mustapha as Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF). Africa News24 reports the appointment was contained in a terse statement issued on the micro-blogging site, Twitter by Bashir Ahmad, the Personal Assistant to the President on […]

Osinbajo Speaks On Supervising Ruga Settlements

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has denied reports in some quarters that he was helping to establish Ruga settlements across the country. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), had alleged that the office of the Vice President was helping herdsmen to create the Ruga settlement across the […]

FG Orders Implementation Of History As A Standalone Subject

The Federal Government has ordered the implementation of ‘history’ as a standalone subject in both primary and secondary school’s academic calendar in Nigeria. The crucial pronouncement was given on Friday through the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education  Mr. Sonny Echono. The Federal Government has directed all primary and secondary schools across the country to immediately […]

Xenophobic Attack: See What Abike Dabiri Told Ghana Authorities

Following the xenophobic attacks in Kumasi, Ghana, the Chairman of the Nigerian Diaspora Commission Abike Dabiri-Erewa has urged the Ghanian authorities to protect Nigerians residing in the country Abike Dabiri disclosed this on Thursday while speaking with James Nyasembi the Consular-General of the Ghanaian high commissioner in Nigeria. “We need your assurances from Nigerian traders […]