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Acting President Yemi Osinbajo speaks on Buhari’s return

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo speaks on Buhari’s return

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday expressed happiness with the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from medical vacation in London, saying the president’s recovery was symbolic of the recovery of the country. Osinbajo said this while addressing state House Correspondents shortly after conferring with President Buhari at his residence. “The message to Nigerians is that

Buhari Finally Returns To Nigeria After 103 Days In London

At exactly 4:36pm, the plane conveying President Muhammadu Buhari touched down at Nnamdi Azikiwe international airport in Abuja. Buhari spent four minutes inside the aircraft before disembarking. He was welcomed by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Abba Kyari, chief of staff, service chiefs and some of his aides. Buhari took salute from the presidential guards’ brigade while

Knife attacker in Russian city wounds eight, shot by police

A knife attacker stabbed eight people on the street in Russia’s far northern city of Surgut before being shot by police, investigators said Saturday. The male attacker “carried out attacks on passers-by, causing stab wounds to eight” while “moving along central streets of the city” at around 11:20 am local time (0620 GMT) said Russia’s

Breaking: Buhari returns to Nigeria today – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari returns to the country later today after receiving medical attention in London, the presidency has said. The president is set to return after over 100 days in London for medical treatment. He left the country on May 7 after handing over power to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has functioned as Acting

RCCG GO, Adeboye visits President Buhari in London

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Friday visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Abuja House, London. Buhari has been receiving medical attention in the British capital since May 7. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, posted two photographs taken during

Acting President Osinbajo arrives Kigali for Rwanda presidential inauguration

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo early Friday morning arrived Kigali, Rwanda Capital, for the inauguration of President Paul Kagame. Osinbajo, accompanied by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama and the Presidential Adviser on Economy, landed at the Kigali International Airport at about 7:00am local time. The Rwandan leader, having been re-elected on August 4,

Herdsmen killings: ICC begins investigation

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has opened investigation into killings by herdsmen across the country. This is contained in a statement by Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko and the National Media Affairs Director, Miss Zainab Yusuf.   The International Criminal Court (ICC) has opened investigation into killings by

Saraki, Dogara Visit Buhari In London

The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, have visited President Muhammadu Buhari in London. President Buhari received these high profile guests at the Abuja House on Thursday, five days after he hosted his media team. The Presidency confirmed the visit in a tweet. Details of