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Muhammadu Buhari: Nigeria’s anti-corruption crusader

7 October 2018, 6:37 AM

Muhammadu Buhari swept to power on a wave of optimism in 2015, becoming the first opposition candidate in Nigerian history to defeat a sitting president.

Nigeria’s Buhari sacks power and farming ministers

1 September 2021, 6:56 PM

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari sacked the ministers for power and agriculture on Wednesday in a rare cabinet reshuffle, citing the need to improve economic management and the delivery of public services.

People are plotting to overthrow Buhari’s government: Report

12 May 2021, 11:03 AM

The Nigerian Presidency has released an intelligence report that some people are plotting to overthrow the government of President Muhammadu Buhari.

President Buhari calls for Nigerians to follow his vaccine lead

6 March 2021, 9:26 PM

President Muhammadu Buhari had his first COVID-19 vaccine shot on Saturday, part of a bid to boost public confidence as Nigeria attempts to inoculate 80 million people this year.

Release of kidnapped girls ‘overwhelming news’, says Buhari

2 March 2021, 11:50 AM

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has described as overwhelming news that kidnappers have released unharmed hundreds of schoolgirls in northwest Zamfara state.

Buhari asks Nigeria’s chief judge to free prisoners because of coronavirus

22 April 2020, 2:51 PM

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the chief judge to free prison inmates who have been awaiting trial for six years or more to ease overcrowding as the novel coronavirus spreads, a spokesman said on Tuesday.

Nigeria to extend coronavirus lockdowns for 14 more days: President Buhari

13 April 2020, 9:28 PM

Nigeria will extend lockdowns in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun states for an additional 14 days to combat the new coronavirus, President Muhammadu Buhari said in an address to the nation on Monday.

Nigerian supreme court dismisses appeal against Buhari election win

31 October 2019, 10:18 AM

Nigeria’s Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed an appeal by the main opposition candidate to overturn the result of February’s presidential election in which Muhammadu Buhari was returned to office.

Men and boys are pictured after being rescued by police in Sabon Garin, in Daura local government area of Katsina state.

Nigeria’s Buhari vows crackdown on abusive Islamic schools

16 October 2019, 6:19 AM

Police found nearly 300 people held in captive in an Islamic school in Daura area of Katsina.

From the desk of the President: Buhari’s state visit

7 October 2019, 9:43 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa played host to President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria on a state visit. The President writes that it turned out to be an extremely successful visit.



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