Presidency Says Rail Line Will Stop At Nigeria’s Border With Niger Republic

Newsie Events:- President Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has on Thursday, corrected the impression that Nigeria was building a rail line to Niger Republic. Shehu explained that the plan was to construct the rail line up to the border Nigeria shares with the neighbouring country and not into the country […]

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FEC $1.95 billion Kano To Niger Republic Railway Approval: What Is The Economic Necessity And Urgency? Reno Omokri Asks Buhari

Newsie Events:- Former presidential aide, Reno Omokri has reacted disappointedly to the recent approval of $1.95 billion for the construction of the 248-kilometre Kano to Maradi (Niger Republic) rail line project, describing it as something of no economic value. The ardent critic of Buhari’s administration and best selling author wondered why President Buhari is so […]

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FEC approves $1.96bn Kano – Maradi rail project, N12 billion Bende/Arochukwu to Ohafia road construction

Newsie Events:- The federal executive council (FEC) at the end of it’s meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday announced it’s approval of $1.95 billion for the construction of the 248-kilometre Kano to Maradi (Niger Republic) rail line project. According tothe report by Oriental News, the rail line, will start from Kano, pass […]

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Just In: FG apologises, says account re-registration, not for everyone.

Newsie Events:- The Federal Government has apologised and made some clarification regarding the directive asking all account holders in the country’s financial institutions to register their details again. There were reports yesterday that the FG asked all account holders in banks, including insurance companies, to fill and submit a Self-Confirmation form. Nigerians have been reacting […]

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President Buhari Explains Why We Must Continue To Take Loans

Newsie Events:- President Muhammadu Buhari has defended his administration’s resort to taking foreign loans, saying that the purpose is to make Nigeria attractive to investors. The President argued that the country needed to fix infrastructure like roads, rail lines, and electricity to make it welcoming to foreign investors. Buhari spoke in Abuja on Tuesday at […]

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Do Not Give FOREX For Food, Fertilizer Imports ‘Not A Kobo’ – Buhari Orders CBN

By Chinenye Festus:- At a meeting of the National Food Security Council at the State House, Abuja, on Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari who is very passionate about growing the country’s agricultural sector directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) not to give foreign exchange for food and fertilizer imports. Buhari maintained that his administration is […]

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Buhari Inaugurates Committee To Lift 100m Nigerians Out Of Poverty And Boost Development

By Chinenye Festus:- Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, September 9, set up a committee to supervise the Medium-Term National Development Plan (MTNDP) which succeeds the Vision 20:2020 and the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) 2017 – 2020. Buhari inaugurated this Committee to ensure that Nigeria’s Agenda 2050 is secured. The main objective of […]

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