Kenyan president, Uhuru Kenyatta, on Friday directed that no government agencies should embark on any new project until they have completed old projects. Kenyatta on his Twitter handle revealed that “the directive is aimed at stopping wastage of resources and the habit of government agencies abandoning incomplete projects before jumping onto others.” “There will be […]

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday said he disliked controversial government moves to raise the pension age that have caused his approval ratings to plummet but insisted action must be taken. “I don’t like any (proposals) linked to raising the pension age,” Putin said in televised comments in the city of Kaliningrad. He added however […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said he decided to announce his desire to seek re-election early enough in April in order to cool tempers. Buhari said this while receiving members of the Buhari Support Group Centre at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. He thanked members of the group for consistently standing by him over the years […]

The Presidency on Friday came down hard on some leaders who recently faulted the way President Muhamamdu Buhari is handling the nation’s security challenges, describing them as selfish leaders. Leaders of some socio-cultural organisations led by the Northern Elders Forum, had issued a communique accusing Buhari’s administration of incompetence in handling the security situation in […]

The Federal Government has evacuated 152 out of the over 230 Nigerians who were stranded in Russia after the 2018 World Cup tournament. The football fans boarded an Ethiopian aircraft on Friday morning and were expected to arrive Abuja by 6pm. Some media had reported the evacuation on Thursday, whereas the true position of things […]

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