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President Buhari’s inaugural speech

Inaugural speech by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari following his swearing-in as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 29th May, 2015 I am immensely grateful to God Who Has preserved us to witness this day and this occasion. Today marks a triumph for Nigeria and an occasion to celebrate her freedom and cherish her democracy. Nigerians have shown their commitment to democracy and are determined to entrench its

A MOMENTUM OF HISTORY – NIGERIA’S ELECTORAL SUCCESS

A MOMENTUM OF HISTORY – NIGERIA’S ELECTORAL SUCCESS   Nigeria’s political history recorded a major positive boost when the much awaited Presidential and National Assembly elections came to an end with the declaration of results acceptable to all candidates. The election was historic as the whole world eagerly watched and waited to see if Nigerians could exercise their civic duty in an orderly manner. The anxiety was predicated on a

UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL CONGRATULATES NIGERIA’S PRESIDENT-ELECT BUHARI

UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL CONGRATULATES NIGERIA’S PRESIDENT-ELECT BUHARI   Considering the final results of the presidential and parliamentary elections in Nigeria announced on 31st March, 2015. United Nations Secretary-General (UNSG) Ban Ki-moon is reported to have phoned President-elect Muhammadu Buhari to congratulate him, and called on all Nigerians to just accept the result of the elections.   The Secretary-General who also spoke with President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan commended him for his

KOREA-NIGERIA POETRY FEAST:BONDING FOR MUTUAL INTREST

KOREA-NIGERIA POETRY FEAST: BONDING FOR MUTUAL INTEREST   When poets and the literary community all over the world celebrated the World Poetry Day, it was a great opportunity to improve the existing relationship between Nigeria and Korea as was displayed during the 5th Korea-Nigeria poetry feast in Abuja.   Organised by the Korean Cultural Centre Nigeria (KCCN), in collaboration with the Arojah Royal Theatre, the theme for this year’s festivity,

FG, Firms Sign Pact on Construction of 1Mw Solar Power Plant

The federal government has again signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a local firm and its South Korean technical partners for construction of 1,000 megawatts (MW) solar plant in Nigeria. Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo said at the MoU signing that the firms, Firstgate Business Intermediaries Limited and its South Korean partners have shown considerate commitment on the project. He thus urged them to work on delivering the