President Buhari Signs Financial Autonomy of State Legislature & State Judiciary into Law | This is What it Means

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law the financial autonomy to the legislature and judiciary across the 36 states of the country. The President shared the news on his personal Twitter page: Based on the power vested in me under Section 5 of the 1999 Constitution (as Amended), I, today, signed into law Executive Order […]

President Buhari orders Gradual Ease of Lockdown in Lagos, Ogun & FCT with Compulsory Curfew | Read Full Statement

After one full month of total lockdown in Lagos State, Ogun State, and FCT, President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that the ongoing lockdown and restriction on movement will be gradually eased starting on May 2, 9 AM. In the statement shared via President Buhari’s official Twitter, he commended Nigerians for the resilience and patriotism shown […]

Read President Muhammadu Buhari’s Farewell Note to his Loyal & Dearest Friend, Abba Kyari

President Muhammadu Buhari is still in a state of grief after losing his dearest friend of 42 years, Abba Kyari, who was also the Chief of Staff, on Friday to coronavirus. In a heartfelt letter shared via Buhari’s personal Twitter page, the president paid tribute to Kyari, calling him a true patriot and loyal friend, who never […]

COVID-19 Lockdown Extended: Full Text Of President Buhari’s Live Broadcast

ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE EXTENSION OF COVID- 19 PANDEMIC LOCKDOWN AT THE STATE HOUSE, ABUJA MONDAY, 13TH APRIL, 2020 1. Fellow Nigerians 2. In my address on Sunday, 29th March, 2020, I asked the residents of Lagos and Ogun States as well as the Federal […]

Restriction on Movement will Last as Long As Necessary – Read President Buhari’s Statement

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that the ongoing lockdown and restriction on movement, will last as long as scientific advisers declare they are necessary. In the statement shared via the personal Twitter page of President Buhari, he thanked Nigerians for their patience and sacrifice made during this stay at home period. He also stated that the lockdown […]

Boko Haram: Buhari, Zulum meet over Chadian offensive, Borno Gov gives details

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno at the State House, Abuja. Zulum spoke to State House Correspondents after the meeting. He disclosed that his visit was on the recent military action against Boko Haram by Chadian soldiers on the shores of Lake Chad. Zulum said the government promised to […]