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  1. Tinubu Joins Muslim Worshippers for Eid Celebration in Lagos

    Nigeria Tinubu Joins Muslim Worshippers for Eid Celebration in Lagos

    Image Credit: Channels Tv President Bola Tinubu joined Muslims in Lagos to celebrate Eid-el-Kabir, using his first major Islamic festival as president to connect with devoted supporters in his longtime political base. Marking his first Eid-el-Kabir as Nigeria's president, Bola Tinubu joined...
  2. Ex-Lagos Finance Commissioner Gbeleyi Named BPE Chief by President Tinubu

    Nigeria Ex-Lagos Finance Commissioner Gbeleyi Named BPE Chief by President Tinubu

    President Bola Tinubu has appointed Ayodeji Ariyo Gbeleyi as the new Director-General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE). Gbeleyi, an accomplished financial expert, is expected to leverage his extensive experience to enhance the BPE's capacity, promote economic reforms, and ensure the...
  3. Bola Tinubu Appoints Governing Councils for Tertiary Institutions: Full List Revealed

    Nigeria Bola Tinubu Appoints Governing Councils for Tertiary Institutions: Full List Revealed

    President Bola Tinubu appoints 255 individuals to govern councils of federal tertiary institutions, including prominent figures like Bisi Akande and Wole Olanipekun. President Bola Tinubu has recently reconstituted the governing councils and boards for federal tertiary institutions across...
  4. Nigeria's Tinubu Pledges Affordable Minimum Wage Increase

    Nigeria Nigeria's Tinubu Pledges Affordable Minimum Wage Increase

    Nigerian President Bola Tinubu vows to approve an affordable minimum wage increase, aiming to balance improving workers' earnings with fiscal sustainability. The decision follows stalled negotiations between labor and government. Nigerian President Bola Tinubu has reiterated his stance on...
  5. [VIDEO] Shehu Sani Calls on Tinubu to Pardon Detained #EndSARS Protesters

    Nigeria [VIDEO] Shehu Sani Calls on Tinubu to Pardon Detained #EndSARS Protesters

    Former Senator Shehu Sani appeals to President Tinubu to pardon #EndSARS protesters still detained, citing their role in advocating for justice akin to Tinubu's past activism. Former Senator Shehu Sani, speaking at a 2024 Democracy Day dinner attended by President Bola Tinubu, called for the...
  6. Atiku Abubakar Expresses Sympathy to Tinubu Over Democracy Day Fall

    Nigeria Atiku Abubakar Expresses Sympathy to Tinubu Over Democracy Day Fall

    Atiku Abubakar, PDP presidential candidate, expresses sympathy to President Tinubu after his fall on Democracy Day. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, the PDP presidential candidate, extended sympathy to President Bola Tinubu after his fall during a Democracy Day event. Atiku's tweet...
  7. June 12: National Minimum Wage Bill to Be Sent to NASS Soon, Says Tinubu

    Nigeria June 12: National Minimum Wage Bill to Be Sent to NASS Soon, Says Tinubu

    President Bola Tinubu announces an executive bill for a new national minimum wage, to be sent to the National Assembly soon. The bill aims to align wages with economic realities, improving the standard of living for Nigerian workers. In a significant move to address the demands of the Nigerian...
  8. Shake-Up in Nigeria's Police Oversight: Tinubu Removes PSC Chairman Arase

    Nigeria Shake-Up in Nigeria's Police Oversight: Tinubu Removes PSC Chairman Arase

    Nigerian President Tinubu's removal of PSC Chairman Solomon Arase has ignited controversy, with concerns over executive power consolidation and potential impacts on police reform and accountability. Arase's tenure was marked by efforts to combat corruption and human rights abuses. The new...
  9. Atiku Abubakar Claims Credit for Saving Bola Tinubu's Political Career

    Nigeria Atiku Abubakar Claims Credit for Saving Bola Tinubu's Political Career

    Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar asserts his pivotal role in safeguarding Bola Tinubu's political future during Nigeria's early Fourth Republic. In a recent statement, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar stirred the political waters by asserting his pivotal role in safeguarding the...
  10. President Tinubu's 48-Hour Deadline Met: Edun Presents New Minimum Wage Proposal

    Nigeria President Tinubu's 48-Hour Deadline Met: Edun Presents New Minimum Wage Proposal

    Minister of Finance Wale Edun submitted cost projections for a new national minimum wage following President Bola Tinubu's 48-hour ultimatum. The report includes potential wage levels and their budget impacts. This comes after a nationwide strike by Organized Labour demanding higher wages and...
  11. Tinubu Condemns Killing of Soldiers in Abia, Calls it Treasonable Offense

    Nigeria Tinubu Condemns Killing of Soldiers in Abia, Calls it Treasonable Offense

    President Bola Tinubu denounces the killing of soldiers in Abia as a treasonable offense and calls for swift action by security agencies to apprehend the perpetrators. President Bola Tinubu issued a stern condemnation following the tragic killing of soldiers in Abia state, labeling the act as...
  12. Disconnect as Tinubu Claims Nigeria "No Longer Bleeding" Amid Misery

    Nigeria Disconnect as Tinubu Claims Nigeria "No Longer Bleeding" Amid Misery

    President Tinubu declares "worst is over" for Nigeria's crises, claiming his first year stopped the "bleeding" despite skepticism over persistent economic woes. In a boldly optimistic assessment, Nigerian President Bola Tinubu declared Friday that the worst of the nation's economic and security...
  13. Nigerians Challenge SGF Akume's Claims Regarding Tinubu's Economic Achievements

    Nigeria Nigerians Challenge SGF Akume's Claims Regarding Tinubu's Economic Achievements

    Nigerians push back against Secretary Akume's assertions of progress in President Tinubu's first year, citing rising inflation, hunger, and insecurity with #TinubuOneYearOfFailures. Discover the contrasting narratives between government claims and citizens' experiences. In a press briefing...
  14. "Not Losing Sleep": Presidency Downplays Atiku-Obi Alliance Concerns

    Nigeria "Not Losing Sleep": Presidency Downplays Atiku-Obi Alliance Concerns

    Nigerian presidency dismisses Atiku-Obi alliance talks, vows focus on delivery. Tinubu's team brushes off opposition maneuvering, prioritizes fulfilling promises to Nigerians. The Nigerian presidency has downplayed the potential alliance between opposition figures Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi...
  15. President Tinubu Absent, VP Shettima Grounded; Nigerians Concerned as Ambassador Tuggar Steps in for US-Africa Summit

    Nigeria President Tinubu Absent, VP Shettima Grounded; Nigerians Concerned as Ambassador Tuggar Steps in for US-Africa Summit

    Yusuf Tuggar has been designated to stand in for Kashim Shettima at the US-Africa Business Summit due to aircraft issues. The summit, set in Dallas, is pivotal for international dialogues. Concerns arise among Nigerians over the absence of both President Tinubu and VP Shettima. Yusuf Tuggar...
  16. Tinubu Faces Scrutiny: Atiku Raises Concerns Over Alleged Nepotism in Mega Highway Project

    Nigeria Tinubu Faces Scrutiny: Atiku Raises Concerns Over Alleged Nepotism in Mega Highway Project

    In a contentious development, Atiku Abubakar accuses Bola Tinubu of nepotism and conflict of interest in the Lagos-Calabar highway project, citing Tinubu's son's ties to Gilbert Chagoury. Allegations raise concerns over transparency and fair procurement. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar...
  17. Presidency Defends Tinubu's Record: Security Up, Naira Strong, Despite PDP Criticism"

    Nigeria Presidency Defends Tinubu's Record: Security Up, Naira Strong, Despite PDP Criticism"

    President Bola Tinubu's government, through spokesperson Bayo Onanuga, has rebuked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for criticizing its handling of Nigeria's security situation, asserting its commitment to improving both security and the economy. The statement highlighted the...
  18. Back and Bigger: El Rufai Confirms Nigerians' Concern On Fuel Subsidy Under President Tinubu

    Nigeria Back and Bigger: El Rufai Confirms Nigerians' Concern On Fuel Subsidy Under President Tinubu

    Former Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has made startling allegations, claiming that the Bola Tinubu-led Federal Government is subsidizing Nigerians' fuel. Addressing journalists in Maiduguri, El-Rufai asserted that the government is now paying more for fuel subsidies than before...
  19. Buyer's Remorse: Northern Elders Express Regret Over Supporting President Tinubu in 2023 Election

    Nigeria Buyer's Remorse: Northern Elders Express Regret Over Supporting President Tinubu in 2023 Election

    In a candid interview with The Guardian, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, the spokesperson for the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), unveiled a sobering reflection on the outcome of the 2023 presidential election. Suleiman's remarks illuminated a collective sentiment of regret within Northern Nigeria...
  20. Northern Elders Forum Slams President Tinubu Over 'Reckless' Electricity Tariff Spike

    Nigeria Northern Elders Forum Slams President Tinubu Over 'Reckless' Electricity Tariff Spike

    The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has voiced strong opposition to President Bola Tinubu's government's recent decision to increase electricity tariffs, labeling it as a "reckless move" that neglects the welfare of the Nigerian populace. The NEF, represented by Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, its Director of...
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