President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly today, February 5, 2017, informing of his desire to extend his leave in order to complete and receive the results of a series of tests recommended by his doctors.
The Task Force on Food Security constituted by the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 had its inaugural meeting this morning.
Moved by the need to enhance affordability of food prices across country, the Buhari administration has constituted a Presidential Task Force to urgently consider measures that would ensure a steady flow of produce to the market and reverse recent price increases.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday placed a telephone call to the Minister of Youth Development and Sports, Barrister Solomon Selcap Dalung, to condole with him over the death of his wife, Briskila.
*Social Investment Micro-Credit targets over 1m Nigerians in first year cycle, *Homegrown School Feeding Programme makes good progress
In consolidation of the Buhari Presidency’s Social Investment Programmes (SIPs), the Federal Government has so far disbursed 23,400 loans to beneficiaries in 13 states & Federal Capital Territory under the Government’s Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP).
*Receives GE team led by Global CEO, & the Nigerian Fisheries Forum
Once a system is in place that punishes bad behaviour and enforces the consequence for misconduct, the people will behave well, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.
Nigeria will continue to work together with other African countries to ensure that the African Union becomes a stronger and more robust organization for the benefit of the continent and its people, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.
President Muhammadu Buhari leaves for the United Kingdom today on a short leave, which is part of his annual vacation. He is expected to resume work on February 6, 2017.
*Buhari's Economic Recovery Growth Plan to be launched soon
Empowerment of Nigerians is at the heart of the Social Investment Programmes of the Buhari administration, even though it also has a social welfare component to help the people survive as they are being empowered, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.
His Excellency, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON, started a series of Interactive Engagements with oil-producing communities on Monday January 16 in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Delta State
President Muhammadu Buhari has received with deep sadness and regret, the accidental bombing of a civilian community in Rann, Borno State, by the Nigerian Air Force, engaged in the final phase of mopping up insurgents in the North-east.