Posts Tagged ‘Aso Rock’

Commotion at the Villa as Buhari sacks Osinbajo’s aides

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 7, 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo chaired the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting yesterday on behalf of President Muhammadu Buhari who is in London on a ‘private visit’. The duty, however, did little to douse speculations that relations between him and his principal have hit an all-time low. As the council sat at the Presidential Villa in […]

BREAKING| Oyo-Ita storms Aso Rock

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 21, 2019
The embattled Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, on Wednesday made a surprise appearance at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Presidency is billed to inaugurate new cabinet today. Oyo-Ita arrived the forecourt of the State House in her official SUV around 9.45am. She had walked straight to the office of the […]

Anxiety mounts as President Buhari Prepares Final List

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 23, 2019
As the nation awaits President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial nominees to help him shepherd his second term, there is anxiety and uncertainty amid endless closed-door meetings by leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), as to who will make the list. The president’s silence on the issue has ratcheted expectations and fears amongst hopefuls. The battle […]

Aso Rock Clinic: No Capital Allocation in 2017, Presidency Says

by Breaking Timeson October 16, 2017
The Presidency has said that there was no allocation to the State House Medical Centre (SHMC) in 2017 contrary to the claim that the facility received N11.01 billion as appropriation between 2015 and 2017. In a statement signed by a Deputy Director of Information, Ettah Esa, on behalf of the Permanent Secretary in the State […]

President Buhari Resumes Work

by Breaking Timeson March 13, 2017
President Buhari arrived his office at about 11.00am after returning from a long medical vacation in London on Friday. The last time he was in the office was January 16 before he departed for London on January 19. Buhari’s spokesmen, Mr Femi Adesina and Mallam Garba Shehu, were seen heading for the president’s office at about […]

Confusion in Aso Rock as CSO Revokes ADC’s Order to DSS Officials

by Breaking Timeson June 29, 2015
By Kayode Sesan Confusion may have hit the security apparatus of the Nigerian President as President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief Security Officer, Abdulrahman Mani, has revoked the order by the Aide-De-Camp to the President, Lt.-Col. Lawal Abubakar, removing operatives of the Department of State Services from giving Buhari close body protection. Mani, in a memo countermaning […]