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Tinubu inaugurates first electric taxis in Maiduguri

Tinubu inaugurates first electric taxis in Maiduguri 40President Tinubu inaugurates 107 Mass Transit vehicles in MaiduguriPresident Bola Tinubu on Monday in Maiduguri inaugurated 107 Mass Transit vehicles, including 50 electric taxis purchased by the Borno Government. Speaking at the ceremony, the President lauded Gov. Babagana Zulum for his foresight and people oriented policies and projects. […]

Tinubu supervises signing of $500m Nigeria-German MoU for renewable energy, gas export

Tinubu supervises signing of $500m Nigeria-German MoU for renewable energy, gas export President Bola Tinubu, yesterday, in Berlin, Germany, witnessed the signing of two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU): one on the supply of gas from Nigeria to Germany and another for $500 million worth of renewable energy projects in Nigeria. Speaking at the 10th German-Nigerian […]

Atiku calls for merger of opposition parties against APC

Atiku calls for merger of opposition parties against APC Former Vice President and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate in the 2023 election, Atiku Abubakar, called for a merger of opposition parties against the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Atiku made the call on Tuesday in a statement issued by his media adviser, Paul Ibe, […]

Tinubu halts electricity tariff hike

Tinubu halts electricity tariff hike President Bola Tinubu has decided to halt the implementation of a proposed hike in the electricity tariff, opting instead to continue subsidizing power consumption nationwide. The Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu, made the announcement on Wednesday. Adelabu said that while a cost-reflective tariff was necessary to ensure the financial stability […]

Tinubu stops son, others from FEC meetings

Tinubu stops son, others from FEC meetings President Bola Tinubu has stopped his son, Seyi, who he accused of having “undue access” to the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja from attending the weekly meetings of the Federal Executive Council. FEC, presided over by the President, is the highest decision-making body of the government. […]

Again, Tinubu seeks Senate’s approval of another $7.8bn, €100m loans

Again, Tinubu seeks Senate’s approval of another $7.8bn, €100m loans Barely 24 hours after seeking the approval of the N2.18 trillion Supplementary budget, President Bola Tinubu has sought the approval of the Senate for another $7.8 billion and another €100 million borrowing plan. The request of the president was contained in a letter to the […]

Perform or be sacked, Tinubu warns ministers at cabinet retreat

Perform or be sacked, Tinubu warns ministers at cabinet retreat President Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday, said ministers in his cabinet will only retain their offices based on their performances, which will be reviewed periodically. ⁣ ⁣ Tinubu made the assertion when he declared open the 2023 Cabinet Retreat for Ministers, Presidential Aides, Permanent Secretaries and […]

Tinubu urges police to stop corruption to earn citizens’ trust

Tinubu urges police to stop corruption to earn citizens’ trust President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has urged officers and men of the police to eschew corruption and high-handedness in order to gain the trust and confidence of Nigerians. The President gave the charge today at the Conference and Retreat for Commissioners of Police and above at […]

Student loan scheme begins January, says Tinubu

Student loan scheme begins January, says Tinubu President Bola Tinubu on Monday affirmed that the Student Loan Scheme he approved on June 12, 2023, would go live in January 2024. He also promised that episodes of industrial action by academic staff unions of tertiary institutions would become a thing of the past. “By January 2024, […]