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Saraki, Atiku, others congratulate Gambari

The immediate past Senate President, Bulola Saraki, former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar have facilitated with Prof Ibrahim Gambari on his appointment by president Muhammadu Buhari as Chief of Staff.Others who congratulated Prof. Gambari on his appointment include the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomohole and former Anambra State governor, Peter Obi.They […]

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BIO-DATA OF PRESIDENT BUHARI’S NEW CHIEF OF STAFF, PROF. IBRAHIM GAMBARI

Professor Ibrahim A. Gambari, CFR, OCORT, a scholar-diplomat, is the Founder/Chairman of the Board of Directors of Savannah Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy and Development, a non-governmental think-tank on research, policy studies, advocacy and training on the nexus between conflict prevention and resolution, democratisation and development in Africa. He has had an illustrious career, spanning academia, […]

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SGF presents Gambari as Buhari’s new Chief of Staff to FEC

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, on Wednesday formally presented former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, as the new Chief of Staff to the President. He presented Gambari to members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the appointment was unofficially announced […]

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Buhari condemns Kaduna attacks

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the revenge attacks on people among the Fulani and Addara communities in Kajuru Local government area of Kaduna.The statement condemning the attack was accessed by The Bliss News on the verified twitter account of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media, Garba Shehu @GarShehu.President @MBuhari has again condemned […]

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COVID-19: Nigeria figure climbs to 4,787 as 146 new cases confirmed

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced the confirmation of 142 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the country.With the new cases, Nigeria’s total figure as at 12 May, is 4,787 with a total of 959 discharged and 158 death rate.The NCDC tweeted;146 new cases of #COVID19; 57-Lagos27-Kano10-Kwara9-Edo8-Bauchi7-Yobe4-Kebbi4-Oyo3-Katsina3-Niger2-Plateau2-Borno2-Sokoto2-Benue1-Gombe1-Enugu1-Ebonyi1-Ogun1-FCT1-Rivers 4787 cases of #COVID19 […]

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FG to use COVID-19 funds for supplementary budget

The ministry of finance says the federal government will be using private sector COVID-19 donations to fund a 2020 supplementary budget.The office of the accountant-general of the federation, via a new framework seen by TheCable, said “in addition to the main CACOVID Fund Account with CBN,” President Muhammadu Buhari has “approved the opening of five […]

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Peter Obi supports Madagascar herbal drug for COVID-19 treatment

By Amidu ArijeFormer Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, has thrown the weight of his support to the President Muhammadu Buhari’s order for the importation of a Madagascar herbal medicine claimed to have cured COVID-19 patients.The former presidential running mate to Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) stated on his […]