President Tinubu departs Abuja to Ghana

President Bola Tinubu will on Saturday, July 20, depart Abuja for Accra, Ghana to participate in the Sixth Mid-Year Coordination Meeting of the African Union (AU), the Regional Economic Communities (RECs), the Regional Mechanisms (RMs), and the African Union Member States. A statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, … Read more

JUST IN: Tinubu names new heads for PenCom, NSITF, ICRC

President Bola Tinubu on Saturday approved the appointment of new chief executives for National Pension Commission (PenCom), Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) and Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC). A statement signed by Special Adviser to the President, Ajuri Ngelale, said Tinubu named Ms. Omolola Bridget Oloworaran as the new Director-General of PenCom. The appointment … Read more

BREAKING: Tinubu appoints new project coordinator for HYPREP

President Bola Tinubu on Saturday approved the appointment of Dr. Olufemi Adekanmbi as the new Project Coordinator for the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP). Adekanmbi is a former Commissioner for Special Duties, Culture and Tourism in Ondo State, and a member of the Nigerian Environmental Society (NES). A terse statement signed by spokesman of the … Read more

BREAKING: Tinubu names ex-deputy gov as DG of NDE, appoints Adeyanju as NLTF boss

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of Mr. Silas Agara as the new Director-General of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE). Mr. Agara is an entrepreneur and sports administrator who previously served as the Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State. A statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri … Read more

BREAKING: President Tinubu names new chairman, MD for Nigerian Ports Authority

President Bola Tinubu has announced key appointments at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), appointing Dr. Abubakar Dantsoho as the new Managing Director and Senator Adedayo Adeyeye as the Chairman of the Board. Dr. Dantsoho, who holds a Doctorate in Maritime Technology from Liverpool John Moores University and a Master’s in International Transport from Cardiff University, … Read more

Tinubu approves special payments for troops

President Bola Tinubu has reiterated his dedication to creating a well-equipped and highly professional Army that the nation can be proud of. This message was conveyed during the grand finale of the 2024 Nigerian Army Day celebration, held at the Maxwell Khobe Cantonment in Jos, Plateau State, on Saturday. Representing the President, Defence Minister Badaru … Read more

Nigeria defeats Ghana, South Africa, others, emerges host of $5bn African Energy Bank headquarters

Nigeria has secured the bid to host the headquarters of the $5 billion African Energy Bank (AEB) following a competitive selection process. The decision, made by the African Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO) and Afrexim Bank, underscores Nigeria’s readiness and commitment, surpassing the required investment threshold with a $100 million commitment from key agencies under the … Read more

Tinubu launches N2tri economic revival plan, thanks Dangote, Elumelu, others

In a bold move to rejuvenate the economy, President Bola Tinubu has introduced an ambitious N2 trillion stabilization and advancement plan. This initiative aims for rapid economic recovery in the short term. The plan was unveiled during the inauguration of the Presidential Economic Coordination Council (PECC) at the State House on Thursday. The PECC is … Read more

President Tinubu appoints 8 new Permanent Secretaries

Nigeria’s President, Bola Tinubu, on Friday approved the appointment of eight new Federal Permanent Secretaries to fill in existing and impending vacancies of some states and geo-political zones in the top administrative cadre of the Civil Service of the Federation. A statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri … Read more