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Nigeria's Buhari warns against secession calls by 'highly irresponsible groups' - africanews

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari said on Sunday he would not allow the country to be dismembered as it faces calls for secession in a region formerly known as Biafra and the Niger Delta oil hub along with a separatist insurgency by Boko Haram ...and more »

The presidents we need from 2019 - Vanguard

“The future does not belong to those who are content with today….timid and fearful in the face of new ideas and bold projects.”Late Senator Robert Kennedy, brother of President Kennedy, both killed by gunmen. VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOATIONS, VBQ, p 71 ...and more »

Nigeria to hold general elections on February 16, 2019 - INEC - africanews

Nigeria's next presidential and parliamentary elections will be held on Feb. 16, 2019, the Independent National Electoral Commission said on its official Twitter account on Thursday. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. The date will mark the end of ...and more »

200000 farmers benefit from Nigerian govt's N44 billion – Buhari - Premium Times

At least 200,000 farmers from the federation have benefitted from the N43.9 billion Federal Government's agricultural Anchor Borrowers Programme, President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed. The programme was inaugurated by the President in November 2015 ...and more »

Nigeria has escaped the clutches of recession, but here's why analysts are still nervous - CNBC

That sector, however, is in danger of militant attacks, and analysts still worry about the country's fundamentals. Dawn Kissi | @dawnkissi. Published 11:01 AM ET Sat, 30 Sept 2017 Updated 11:19 AM ET Sat, 30 Sept 2017 CNBC.com. SHARES. A construction ...and more »

Buhari Visits Maiduguri To Celebrate Independence With Troops - SaharaReporters.com

Buhari had in his address on Sunday commended the military for defending the nation in the fight against terrorism. by PM News, Lagos Oct 01, 2017. Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari is currently in Maiduguri, Borno State, Northeast Nigeria to ...and more »

Resolving The Corruption Albatross - The Tide

Today, October 1, 2017 marks the 57th birthday of the nation, Nigeria. Born October 1, 1960, Nigeria has been saddled with avalanche of problems in her quest to achieve laudable political administration, crime and crisis management and infrastructural ...and more »

Nigeria@57: Sambo, Saraki join Buhari at Juma't service at Villa - Vanguard

ABUJA—FORMER Vice President, Namadi Sambo and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki were among the Muslim faithful who joined President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Villa Mosque for Juma'at prayer for the commemoration of Nigeria's 57th Independence ...and more »

Nigeria @ 57: Coalition salutes Nigerian armed forces as Guardian of Democracy - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

'It's time to reclaim Nigeria's glory' As Nigeria celebrates its 57th independence anniversary, the Coalition of Civil Society Organization for Transparency and Good Governance has commended the sacrifices of the military, describing the country's ...and more »

Independence: How to restructure Nigeria — Pastor Tunde Bakare - Premium Times

Tunde Bakare, a vocal Nigerian preacher based in Lagos, on Sunday suggested key solutions to resolving the lingering stalemate over how to restructure Nigeria to accommodate its diverse cultural, ethnic and religious entities. During his Independence ...and more »