I Hope To Hand Over A Secure, Prosperous Nigeria In 2023 – Buhari

  Solomon Elusoji, Lagos President Muhammadu Buhari has said he hopes Nigeria will be secure, prosperous and confident by the time he leaves office in 2023. He made the remark in a 30-minute interview with the Nigerian Television Authority, which aired on Friday. According to the President, he is committed to stepping down in 2023 … Continue reading I Hope To Hand Over A Secure, Prosperous Nigeria In 2023 – Buhari

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Djokovic Defeats 13-Time Champion Nadal In Epic French Open Semi-Final

  Novak Djokovic handed 13-time champion Rafael Nadal only his third defeat in 16 years and 108 matches at the French Open on Friday to reach his sixth Roland Garros final in an epic showdown which even beat the country’s Covid-19 curfew. In their 58th career clash, Djokovic triumphed 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7/4), 6-2 and … Continue reading Djokovic Defeats 13-Time Champion Nadal In Epic French Open Semi-Final

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Tsitsipas Becomes First Greek To Reach Grand Slam Final At French Open

  Stefanos Tsitsipas became the first Greek player to reach a Grand Slam final on Friday when he defeated Germany’s Alexander Zverev in a bruising five-setter at the French Open. Fifth-seeded Tsitsipas won 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 4-6, 6-3 and will face either 13-time champion Rafael Nadal or world number one Novak Djokovic in the championship match. However, … Continue reading Tsitsipas Becomes First Greek To Reach Grand Slam Final At French Open

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June 12: We Should Be United In Defence Of Democracy – Atiku

  Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Friday urged Nigerians to stay united in fighting for the country’s burgeoning democracy. Mr Atiku made the remark in a statement commemorating this year’s edition of June 12, a date set aside to celebrate the country’s democracy. According to Mr Atiku, Nigerians must “resist the divide and rule … Continue reading June 12: We Should Be United In Defence Of Democracy – Atiku

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Avoid June 12 Protests, US Advises Citizens

  The United States Mission in Nigeria on Friday advised its citizens to keep away from planned protests across Nigeria on June 12. Several groups have announced their intentions to protest on June 12, which has been designated as Democracy Day. In an advisory targeted at US citizens, the Mission said “Police presence and response … Continue reading Avoid June 12 Protests, US Advises Citizens

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Tension Surrounding June 12 Forced Us To Cancel Protest – Nigerian Students

  The National Association of Nigerian Students on Friday said it has suspended its planned June 12 protest, citing concerns of the safety of the protesters and the fear of a possible hijack by politicians. The President of the association, Mr Sunday Asefon, said while every Nigerian has the right to protest, security agencies have … Continue reading Tension Surrounding June 12 Forced Us To Cancel Protest – Nigerian Students

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PHOTOS: UFC Champion Kamaru Usman Visits Diaspora Office In Abuja

  The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman is in Nigeria. On Friday, he visited the Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa at her office in Abuja. Usman a.k.a “The Nigerian Nightmare”, arrived Nigeria on Thursday and has been pictured with Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello. See photos of the … Continue reading PHOTOS: UFC Champion Kamaru Usman Visits Diaspora Office In Abuja

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President Buhari To Address Nigerians On June 12

  President Muhammadu Buhari will address Nigerians on the morning of June 12, the presidency said in a statement on Friday. “To commemorate Nigeria’s Democracy Day, June 12, 2021, President Muhammadu Buhari will address the nation on Saturday June 12, 2021, at 7am,” a statement signed by spokesman Femi Adesina said. “Television, radio stations and … Continue reading President Buhari To Address Nigerians On June 12

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Only National Assembly Can Deal With Restructuring – Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said only the National Assembly can tackle issues relating to restructuring, true federalism or devolution of powers. He made the remark while receiving members of the Nigerian Inter-Religious Council (NIREC) at the State House in Abuja. According to the President, the ongoing constitutional review process being conducted by the … Continue reading Only National Assembly Can Deal With Restructuring – Buhari

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Nigeria To Soon Begin Assembly Of Helicopters – Tech Agency

  The National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) on Friday said the country is set to commence the local assembly of helicopters. NASENI Chairman, Prof. Mohammed Haruna revealed this after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House in Abuja. According to him, a lot of progress has been recorded as all … Continue reading Nigeria To Soon Begin Assembly Of Helicopters – Tech Agency

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