Tag: appointment

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 30, 2017

Who is Boss Mustapha? | The new Secretary to the Government of the Federation

On Monday, President Muhammadu Buhari sacked Babachir Lawal, the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, appointing Boss Mustapha ...

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AzeezOctober 27, 2017

I don’t need it | Justice Salami explains rejection of appointment

Former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Ayo Salami (retd.) has explained why he rejected his appointment as the Chairman of ...

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AzeezOctober 26, 2017

‘Ex-Appeal Court president Justice Salami rejects appointment as anti-corruption committee chairman’

Former President of the Court of Appeal Justice Ayo Salami (retd) has rejected his appointment as the Chairman of the Corruption ...

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AzeezJuly 17, 2017

Magu: Presidency to approach Supreme Court over appointment crisis

The Presidency is set to approach the Supreme Court over the lingering crisis between the executive and the National Assembly ...

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AzeezJuly 11, 2017

Just In: Osinbajo approves appointment of 19 National Industrial Court judges

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of 19 judges of the National Industrial Court. The National Judicial Council ...

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Mazi EmekaAugust 28, 2016

Gimba Kakanda: Dilemma of the Nigerian youth

by Gimba Kakanda These past weeks, I’ve had reason to reflect more on the place of the Nigerian youth in ...

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Mazi EmekaAugust 15, 2016

Why Buhari is giving appointments to family members, northerners – Fayose

Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Sunday, said President Muhammadu Buhari is afraid of the unknown hence the reason for ...

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Mazi EmekaJuly 23, 2016

‘Juicy committees are not enough, Saraki should bend more’ | Unity Forum presses on with forgery case

Despite moves by Senate President Bukola Saraki to reconcile with the aggrieved members of the Senate Unity Forum by offering ...

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Mazi EmekaJuly 22, 2016

‘No, it is not a favour’ | Oluremi Tinubu speaks on her latest appointment

Senator Oluremi Tinubu, on Thursday, denied claims that her appointment as the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment was an ...

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Azubuike AzikweJune 2, 2016

Buhari advised to appoint Jonathan as Special Envoy to Niger Delta

President Muhammaudu Buhari has been advised to appoint his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, as special envoy to Niger Delta. This ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 10, 2016

They are already writing petitions against the Minister of Education

A civil rights group, Concerned Citizens for Educational Development (CCED), has sent a letter to the Minister of Education, Mallam ...

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Mazi EmekaFebruary 15, 2016

Female politician rejects appointment from the Buhari administration

Female politician and activist, Najatu Muhammad, on Monday, rejected a federal government appointment through a newspaper advertorial -the same medium ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 15, 2016

Buhari appoints Abike Dabiri-Erewa as SA on Foreign Affairs

President Muhammadu Buhari has confirmed the appointment of Abike Dabiri-Erewa as his Senior Special Assistant on Foreign Affairs and the Diaspora. Dabiri-Erewa ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 5, 2016

Again, Gombe state governor appoints legion of aides (Full List)

In 2014, Governor of Gombe state, Hassan Dankwambo announced the appointment of over 1,086 aides to the bewilderment of many ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 13, 2016

President Buhari makes another appointment – See who

President Muhammadu Buhari has exercised his executive authority and appointed an acting Executive Chairman of the Federal Character Commission. The ...

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Kolapo OlapojuNovember 27, 2015

These are the 30 new judges appointed by President Buhari

The appointment of 30 new federal high court judges has been approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. Acting Director of Information ...

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Kolapo OlapojuNovember 9, 2015

Governor Wike appoints 12 Special Advisers, 2 social media aides, others

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, has approved the appointment of 12 Special Advisers and two social media aides. The new ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 30, 2015

Why another APC lawmaker rejected Dogara’s appointment

Another All Progressives Congress lawmaker has rejected the committee appointment of Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara. Sunday ...

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Janeth JOctober 14, 2015

Nigerian elites against my appointments for selfish reasons – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has replied the critics of his ministerial appointments and other appointments he’s made since assuming office. According to ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 30, 2015

“Buhari is now a noisemaker” | 20 brutal tweets on Petroleum Minister appointment

by Desmond Akatugba President Muhamadu Buhari confirmed that he would be appointing himself as Petroleum Minister during an interview at ...

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Janeth JSeptember 12, 2015

Buhari wants to appoint ministers he can understand – Former minister

A former Minister of Education, Alhaji Dauda Birmah, has defended President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointments, which has been criticized across board as ...

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Janeth JSeptember 12, 2015

Buhari wants to appoint ministers he can understand – Former minister

A former Minister of Education, Alhaji Dauda Birmah, has defended President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointments, which has been criticized across board as ...

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Janeth JSeptember 12, 2015

Buhari wants to appoint ministers he can understand – Former minister

A former Minister of Education, Alhaji Dauda Birmah, has defended President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointments, which has been criticized across board as ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 12, 2015

3 reasons why Governors are yet to appoint Commissioners

Since governorship elections were held in 29 states in April of this year, majority of the states are yet to have ...

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Janeth JSeptember 9, 2015

“There’s nothing wrong with rewarding loyal associates” | 7 quotes from Buhari’s interview with BBC Hausa

President Muhammadu Buhari, had an interview with BBC Hausa, on Tuesday and gave an insight to some the activities of his ...

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Janeth JSeptember 8, 2015

7 quick facts about the first female chairman of First Bank, Ibukun Awosika

Veteran banker, Ibukun Awosika, was on Monday, appointed the first female Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria Ltd. Apparently, she is ...

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Janeth JSeptember 6, 2015

Like a proud father, Jonathan takes credit for Adesina, Oteh’s success

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said that the emergence of Akinwumi Adesina as President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) ...

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Janeth JSeptember 6, 2015

#BuhariAppoints: No governor or senator can impose a nominee on Buhari

New government, new approach, that is what is happening with the new administration. Unlike in the past when state governors ...

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Janeth JSeptember 5, 2015

PDP chieftain Ogbemudia urges Nigerians to accept Buhari’s appointments

Former governor of the old Bendel state and a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustees, Samuel ...

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Janeth JSeptember 3, 2015

#BuhariAppoints: The 40 most powerful federal positions in the Buhari administration

The task of ranking the most powerful federal appointments in a democracy is tricky. Some positions come with their own ...

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