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LATEST HEADLINES FROM THE EMBASSY

School Feeding Programme – Over 8.2M Pupils Now Being Fed in 24 States

*Over 80,000 cooks engaged in 45,394 schools Following the achievement of its target of 5.5 million pupils being fed free daily under the programme in 2017, the Buhari administration’s National Home-grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) now feeds 8,260,984 pupils in 45,394 public primary schools across 24 states. The 24 states currently benefitting from the school feeding programme are Anambra, Enugu, …

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It is Time to Rethink, Re-Engineer Our Border Policies, Says VP Osinbajo at Boundary Management Retreat

Nigeria Vice President

*Urges boundary commission to be more creative, innovative in addressing emerging border challenges “Permit me to mention that the role of the Commission given the numerous border challenges has to be more creative and innovative. Every nation attends to the peculiarities of its border issues with solutions that are nuanced, smart, affordable and result-oriented. We simply cannot do things in …

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OFFICIAL HOURS DURING THE HOLY MONTH OF RAMADAN

This is to inform the general public that the embassy Opening and closing Hour will be from 9 am to 4 pm (0900hrs – 1600hrs). Starting from Thursday, 17th May  2018 in observance of this year’s Ramadan. Normal official working will take effect after Ramadan. Thank you. For: Ambassador.

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How new Pan-Africanist Businessmen, Women Are Driving Africa’s Economic Transformation, by VP Osinbajo in Harvard

Nigeria Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Africa’s impressive economic transformation is currently being driven by ambitious businessmen and women who are stepping beyond national borders and going global, says Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, at the inaugural Africa Rising lecture of the Harvard University Business School on Tuesday evening. According to him, “Africa Rising is as much about improving standards of governance as it is about an increasingly confident youth and …

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I Will Give My Best To All Nigerians, President Buhari Tells APC South East Leaders

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja pledged to give his best to all Nigerians, guided by a clear conscience in making decisions for the progress of the country. Receiving leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the South East at the Presidential Villa, President Buhari thanked them for their patriotism, sacrifices, and support for the peace and stability of …

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