President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerians Plead With President Buhari to Extend Lockdown After Sudden Increase of Coronavirus Cases

Nigerians on social media have pleaded with President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the lockdown, following the sudden increase in the number of people affected with coronavirus. This new development comes after the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 195 new cases in Nigeria, with Lagos recording 80. Recall that Buhari announced that the lockdown …

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Just In: President Buhari Extends Lockdown in Lagos, Ogun, and Abuja by 1 Week

The lockdown imposed on Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to reduce the coronavirus spread will be relaxed from Monday, May 4th. President Muhammadu Buhari in a televised broadcast on NTA this evening, says the decision to ease the lockdown was taken in line with the recommendations of the Presidential Task Force on …

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President Buhari Reacts to the Death of his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari

President of the federation, Muhammadu Buhari has finally reacted to the death of his former Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, who died on Friday April 17 from complications of Coronavirus. In a statement released earlier today, President Buhari described Kyari as a true patriot and loyal friend. Below is the President’s full statement on Abba …

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‘Lockdown Period Will Last as Long as its Necessary’ – President Buhari Announces

President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday said lockdown measures are essential to defeat the coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria and urged citizens to observe restrictions on movement where they are in place during the Easter holiday. President Buhari disclosed this in a statement released by Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu. The President also revealed that the lockdown …

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President Buhari Orders Nigeria Customs to Release Seized Bags of Rice for Immediate Distribution to Nigerians

President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Nigeria Customs Service NCS to release for immediate distribution, bags of rice seized from smugglers. This new directive issued from the President is part of the palliative measures by the Federal government to reduce the harsh effect of the COVID-19 pandemic in the …

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