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I will protect Abuja residents, though they didn’t vote for me, says Buhari

I will protect Abuja residents, though they didn’t vote for me, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday vowed strong action in securing the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as he described residents as necessary evil. He acknowledged that residents of the FCT did not vote for him and his Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo in the 2019 general elections. According to him:“I have just spoken to the senator on my left (Philip Aduda) and I ... Read More »

IWF greets Muslims at Eid, charges FG to arrest scourge of kidnapping

IWF greets Muslims at Eid, charges FG to arrest scourge of kidnapping

The Islamic Welfare Foundation (IWF) has felicitated with Muslims on the occasion of this year’s Eid-el Fitri celebration, while also asking the Federal Government to urgently address the growing rate of kidnapping and other forms of security challenges confronting the nation. The foundation in it’s Eid-el Fitri message jointly signed by Engr. Abu Salami, National Coordinator and Prof. Suleiman Salami, ... Read More »

NLC To Muslims: 	Imbibe the Spirit of Eid-El-Fitr

NLC To Muslims: Imbibe the Spirit of Eid-El-Fitr

We at the Nigeria Labour Congress wish to congratulate as well as celebrate with our Muslim brethren as they mark the Eid-el-Fitr. Eid-el-Fitr (the festival of the breaking of fast) marks the end of the  Ramadan fast during which fast, abstentions from indulgence, utmost discipline,  special prayers, giving of special charity and performance of  other acts of piety are observed ... Read More »

Photo News: President Buhari, Gbajabiamila, others attend Eid El Filtri Prayers at the Mambilla Barracks Eid Praying Ground

Photo News: President Buhari, Gbajabiamila, others attend Eid El Filtri Prayers at the Mambilla Barracks Eid Praying Ground

  President Muhammadu Buhari attends Eid El Filtri Prayers at the Mambilla Barracks Eid Praying Ground on 4th June 2019 *President Buhari with Chief Imam Captain Yusuf and Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen. TY Buratai. *President Buhari with Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen. TY Buratai, Leader of House Femi Gbajabiamila, Senator Kabiru Gaya and IG of Police Adamu ... Read More »

President Buhari at OIC: Facts Nigerians need to know, By Garba Shehu

President Buhari at OIC: Facts Nigerians need to know, By Garba Shehu

On Friday, President Muhammadu Buhari delivered the address of 16 African nations who are members of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), making it the third time a Nigerian leader will speak at the OIC. Late President of Nigeria, Alhaji Umaru Yar’Adua and his successor, Dr Good luck Jonathan had attended previous meetings. The just concluded 2019 meeting held in Makka, ... Read More »

Eid-el Fitri: Buhari commends Nigerians on peaceful elections, urges Muslims to promote religious harmony

Eid-el Fitri: Buhari commends Nigerians on peaceful elections, urges Muslims to promote religious harmony

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed satisfaction at the conduct of peaceful elections in Nigeria, despite what he called “doomsday predictions of social disharmony.” In his Sallah message to Nigerians to celebrate the end of the Ramadan fasting season, President Buhari commended INEC for a good job despite the initial difficulties and praised the voters for their tenacity and strong faith ... Read More »

Eid-el Fitri: Gov Abiodun congratulates Muslims, urges continuous prayers for peace and unity

Eid-el Fitri: Gov Abiodun congratulates Muslims, urges continuous prayers for peace and unity

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has felicitated with Muslims on the successful completion of Ramadan and the Eid-el Fitri celebration. In an Eid-el Fitri message personally signed by him, the governor also urged them to continue to pray and work for the peace and unity of the country. The message runs thus: I felicitate with our dear Muslim brothers ... Read More »

Kidnapping: Use carrot and stick method, says MURIC in Eid message

Kidnapping: Use carrot and stick method, says MURIC in Eid message

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has advocated the use of carrot and stick method as a panacea to the scourge of kidnapping rampaging several parts of Nigeria. According to the human rights organization, security agencies should take the battle to the kidnappers while government should introduce welfare packages for the poor. This was contained in the Id Al-Fitr message issued ... Read More »

Biometric : Borno Commences Payment Of Uncaptured Pensioners, Workers

Biometric : Borno Commences Payment Of Uncaptured Pensioners, Workers

By Inusa Ndahi,, Maiduguri Borno state government has began payment of workers and pensioners not eailer captured in the Biometric verification of workers embarked by the previous administration of former governor Kashim Shettima. Recall that the incumbent governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum had during his unscheduled visit to the state secretariat last Friday, following his meeting with the Leadership  of the ... Read More »

Borno Governor, Zulum confirms Bar. Busuguma as PPS

Borno Governor, Zulum confirms Bar. Busuguma as PPS

BY INUSA NDAHI, MAIDUGURI Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum on Monday formally confirmed the appointment of Barrister Mustapha Ali Busuguma as his Principal Private Secretary (PPS) with office at the Government House, Maiduguri. The confirmation was conveyed in a letter with reference number GO/S/HOS/EST/31/T.I, dated June 3, 2019 signed by the state’s head of service, Alhaji Mohammed Hassan. “I ... Read More »