Tag: Presidency

  • Buhari’s administration stands behind Pantami -Presidency

    Buhari’s administration stands behind Pantami -Presidency

     The Presidency has dismissed the possibility of sacking the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, over his past comments in support of terrorist groups like Taliban and Al-Qaeda. This was contained in a statement issued by The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu on Thursday. The statement…

  • 2023: I am not nursing presidential ambition – Ortom

    2023: I am not nursing presidential ambition – Ortom

    Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue says he is not nursing any presidential ambition. Ortom made the clarification in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Mr Terver Akase on Monday in Makurdi. He appreciated his supporters and groups across the country, who were calling on him to join…

  • NESP: Don’t pay to access support grant, Presidency tells artisans

    The Presidency has told artisans not to pay anybody, under any guise, while trying to access the support grant under the National Economic Sustainability Plan (NESP). Mr Tola Johnson, Special Assistant to the President on Micro Small and Medium and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Office of the Vice President, said this at the inauguration of the…

  • Governance: Presidency reacts to editorials, says Buhari critics should appreciate due process

    The Presidency has frowned at a number of opinion articles and a stringent newspaper editorial on Sunday, which outrageously said President Muhammadu Buhari was not in control of his administration. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, made this position known in a statement in Abuja on Sunday. According to…

  • Align Resources Utilisation Plans With National Economic Plan – State Govts Told

    Align Resources Utilisation Plans With National Economic Plan – State Govts Told

    By Najem Francis, Sokoto The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Economic Recovery and Growth Plan, Alhaji Sani Yakubu, has emphasized the need for state governments to align their resource utilisation plans with the national economic plan. Sani who spoke yesterday in Sokoto at the opening of the technical session of the 9th Meeting of…