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Shaka Momodu Takes a Bizarre View on Trade, By Garba Shehu

The hard hitting journalist and editor, Shaka Momodu is no fan of the Muhammadu Buhari administration, so it didn’t surprise anyone that his latest column followed the norm. The difference is that, this time, his commentary was mostly a spewing of invectives, jam-packed with quotes from as many famous people …

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Buhari Won’t Succumb to Undue Pressure– Presidency

The Presidency responds to the recurring threats to the corporate existence of the country with factions giving specific timelines for the President to to do one thing or another or else, in their language, “the nation will break up.” A statement signd by the Senior Specil Adviser to the President …

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Nigeria Not Constructing Rail Line into Niger – Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, Thursday explained the scope of the Kano-Katsina-Jibia-Maradi railway line, debunking impression in some quarters that the country finance a project in the territory of the neighbouring Niger Republic. Shehu, in a number of tweets on his …

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Nigeria Cautions UK Lawmakers ‘Not Fall for Propaganda’

The Presidency has responded to the letter written by a group of UK lawmakers, expressing concerns over incessant killings of Christians in the country. The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement Thursday saidthe President and Government of Nigeria welcome the …

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Presidency to Obasanjo: You’re “Nigeria’s Divider-in-Chief”

The Presidency has attacked a former President Olusegun over his public statement that the country is becoming divided under the watch of President Muhammadu Buhari. According to the statement released in Abuja on Sunday, “President Olusegun Obasanjo attempts to divide the nation while President Muhammadu Buhari continues to promote nation …

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Buhari Blames Foreigners for Hike in Food Prices

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed the concern of his administration about the sudden spiral of food prices, saying “the most worrisome are the activities of “corrupt” middlemen (with many of them discovered to be foreigners) and other food traders who serve as the link between farmers and consumers found to …

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Nigeria Averts Crisis over Dam with Niger, Benin, Togo

Electricity exported from Nigeria to Niger, Benin and Togo is based on Multilateral Energy Sales Agreement for which the recipient countries would not dam the waters that feed the major power plants in Kainji, Shiroro and Jebba, the Presidency explained on Tuesday. According the statement “it is most disappointing that …

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Southern Kaduna Killings More Complicated– Buhari

The problems of insecurity and killings in Southern Kaduna State of Nigeria, is more complicated than many people are willing to admit, the Presidency said on Tuesday. According to a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, noted that the problem in …

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Magu Not Immuned, EFCC Beyond Personality –Buhari

Nigeri’s presidency Saturday said series of documented allegations were made against the Ag. Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. According a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, following a preliminary review of the allegations leveled …

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