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Merit and Consequence Key To Societal Development

Nigeria Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has identified respect for and rewarding merit and consequence for negative actions among critical values a country needs to grow. The Vice President stated this on Thursday, June, 25 in Calabar, Cross River State, at the 10th Year Memorial Anniversary lecture of late Justice Peter Odo Effiong Bassey, held at the International Conference Centre, …

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INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY WILL HELP NIGERIA RECOVER STOLEN FUNDS

International-Community

President Muhammadu Buhari said Tuesday in Abuja that his administration has received firm assurances of cooperation from the United States and other countries on the recovery and repatriation of funds stolen from Nigeria. Speaking at an audience with members of the Northern Traditional Rulers Council led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, President Buhari said that it …

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President Buhari orders withdrawal of Soldiers from non-essential check-points

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja directed the Nigerian Army to withdraw soldiers from military check-points in relatively secure parts of the country and concentrate more on ending the Boko Haram insurgency. Speaking at a meeting with the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Defence, the Chief Of Defence Staff, Service Chiefs and Heads of National Security Agencies, President Buhari said, …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI REAFFIRMS NIGERIA’S SUPPORT FOR PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja pledged that Nigeria will continue to support all efforts aimed at the  peaceful resolution of the Middle East conflict. Speaking at an audience with the outgoing Palestinian Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Montaser Abuzaid, President Buhari reaffirmed Nigeria’s support for the Palestinian cause.    Noting that  Nigeria recognized the State of Palestine 31 years ago, President …

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DAYS OF IMPUNITY AND FISCAL RECKLESSSNESS ARE OVER – PRESIDENT BUHARI TELLS GOVERNORS

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja assured State Governors that the days of impunity, lack of accountability, and fiscal recklessness in the management of national resources are  over in Nigeria. Speaking at a meeting with the Governors in the Presidential Villa, President Buhari  also vowed that funds stolen  by government officials who abused their offices in the recent past will  …

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