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Those in past government stole crude oil till July 3rd, 2015 -Buhari




Staff, (Nigerian Tribune) President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday in Abuja, reassured that only patriotic, decent and experienced Nigerians would be appointed as ministers in his government.

 

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Police confirm forgery of the Senate Standing Order used to inaugurate the 8th Assembly




Staff, (Punch) In the report, the Police recommended the prosecution of those found culpable of forging the orders, which had been used in the controversial election of the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, and his deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, on June 9, 2015.

Why Buhari'll probe only Jonathan's govt - Presidency




Staff, (Vanguard) The Presidency, yesterday, said President Muhammadu Buhari will limit his probe to the immediate past government of Dr Goodluck Jonathan. President Buhari had vowed, Wednesday, to arrest and prosecute former ministers and government officials who looted funds and stole Nigeria's crude oil.

How US laws 'aided and abetted' Boko Haram - Buhari




Staff, (Guardian) The President, however, added that he believed that the US did this ‘unwittingly and ‘unintentionally’, while also making it known that he believed that “American people cannot support any group engaged in these crimes.”

British police to recruit Yoruba-speaking officers




Bayo Akinloye, (Punch) British Metropolitan Police Service has launched a recruitment programme to employ new officers who can speak Yoruba and other languages. A total of 14 languages which have a high prevalence in London's communities have been chosen for what the Met called a month-long pilot recruitment which started on Monday.

Why I won't form cabinet until September -President Muhammadu Buhari




Olalekan Adetayo, (Punch) Buhari made the clarification in his article titled, ‘Nigeria committed to good governance and fighting terror’, published by the Washington Post ahead of his historic meeting with President Barack Obama of United States.

Obama meets Buhari, offers support on agenda for defeating Boko Haram




Olalekan Adetayo, (Punch) THE US President, Barack Obama, on Monday offered strong support for Nigeria’s new President, Muhammadu Buhari, saying he had a “clear agenda” for defeating the militant Islamist group, Boko Haram, and was working to root out corruption.

President Muhammadu Buhari will probe Jonathan's govt - Presidency




Levinus Nwabughiogu, (Vanguard) There are many questions Nigerians are craving answers to concerning the Buhari administration. For instance, why hasn't the govt appointed Ministers six weeks after it was inaugurated? Why would President Muhammadu Buhari, as the leader of APC not intervene in the free-for-all at the National Assembly? Is he disappointing the South-West zone which massively voted for him at the polls?