Yoruba Summit on Restructuring Begins in Ibadan

Yoruba Summit on Restructuring Begins in Ibadan
 

From Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan Prominent Yoruba people and other eminent Nigerians are now in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, for the mega summit of the Yoruba Standpoint on Restructuring that is ongoing at the main bowl of Lekan Salami Sports Complex, Adamasingba. The President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo,...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

Presidency Backs ACF’s Security Summit

Presidency Backs ACF’s Security Summit
 

By Lawrence Olaoye The Presidency has thrown its weight behind the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF)’s proposed security summit. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo gave his blessing on Tuesday when the forum led by the former Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Coomasie, paid a visit on him. Accordi...

Posted on Apr 20, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 20, 2017

Real Reason Buhari Failed to Attend South East Economic Summit

Real Reason Buhari Failed to Attend South East Economic Summit
 

Contrary to claims by the Presidency, President Muhammadu Buhari failed to attend Thursday’s South East economic summit because of security reports indicating the likelihood of violence by Biafra agitators. Mr. Buhari was expected to be the special guest of honour at the regional summit which held...

Posted on Dec 24, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 25, 2016

S-East Summit: Day President Buhari could not Visit Igboland

S-East Summit: Day President Buhari could not Visit Igboland
 

That day was Thursday, January 22nd, 2016. The occasion was the Economic and Security Summit of South East Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari, the tough talking, body language-fear-inspiring, retired army general Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces of the federal republic, was scheduled to be at...

Posted on Dec 24, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 24, 2016

Why I didn’t Attend Enugu Summit – Buhari

Why I didn’t Attend Enugu Summit – Buhari
 

From JULIANA TAIWO-OBALONYE, Abuja The Presidency has denied insinuations making the rounds that President Muhammadu Buhari snubbed the recent South-East Economic and Security Summit in Enugu. According to the Presidency, although the President had accepted to attend the summit held last Thursday ...

Posted on Dec 24, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 24, 2016

Why Buhari didn’t Attend South-East Economic, Security Summit— Presidency

Why Buhari didn’t Attend South-East Economic, Security Summit— Presidency
 

By Levinus Nwabughiogu PRESIDENCY last night debunked the reports that President Muhammadu Buhari snub-bed the south-east economic and security summit held in Enugu on Thursday. It rather stated that the president couldn’t attend because the date of the event was not convenient for him. President ...

Posted on Dec 24, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 24, 2016

Why Buhari did not Attend South-East Summit – Presidency

Why Buhari did not Attend South-East Summit – Presidency
 

President Muhammadu Buhari did not snub a summit in south-east Nigeria, his aide has said. Mr. Buhari on Thursday failed to show up at a regional economic and security event held in Enugu, the Enugu State capital. Although he was expected to stand as the special guest of honour, the president did n...

Posted on Dec 24, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 24, 2016

Buhari didn’t Snub South East Summit – Presidency

Buhari didn’t Snub South East Summit – Presidency
 

The Presidency on Friday denied media reports that President Muhammadu Buhari snubbed the recent South-East Economic and Security Summit in Enugu, A statement issued by  the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said Buhari was presented with a request to atten...

Posted on Dec 23, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 24, 2016

Buhari to declare open South-East Economic and Security Summit

Buhari to declare open South-East Economic and Security Summit
 

President Muhammadu Buhari is to declare open the South-East Economic and Security Summit (SEESS), scheduled to hold in Enugu on Dec.22. Mr Tony Usidamen, the media consultant, via a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu, said other eminent Nigerians would attend the ...

Posted on Dec 18, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 18, 2016

Abuja Hosts Summit On Terrorism, Other Threats To The Girl Child

Abuja Hosts Summit On Terrorism, Other Threats To The Girl Child
 

BEVERLY HILLS, October 11, (THEWILL) – A summit  on  how to tackle the challenges of terrorism and other threats to the girl-child in the country  is to open in Abuja on Monday. At a  pre-event media  briefing Thursday in Abuja, the Director General of the National Centre for Women Develo...

Posted on Oct 12, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 12, 2014

Jonathan, Clark, Other Ijaw Leaders Shun First IYC Summit

Jonathan, Clark, Other Ijaw Leaders Shun First IYC Summit
 

…As Uduaghan Bankrolls Summit With N75m SAN FRANCISCO, October 09, (THEWILL) – Against all expectations, the much-flaunted first Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide, Summit kicked off on Monday on a shabby note with the absence of prominent Ijaw leaders, including President Goodluck Jonathan ...

Posted on Oct 9, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 9, 2014

President Jonathan, Others To Grace IYC World Summit In Warri

President Jonathan, Others To Grace IYC World Summit In Warri
 

SAN FRANCISCO, October 06, (THEWILL) – President Goodluck Jonathan as well as Governors of the Niger Delta States are expected to grace the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) World Summit scheduled to hold between October 9 and 10 in Warri, the commercial nerve centre of Delta State. The summit, with the t...

Posted on Oct 6, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 6, 2014

ASUU, Other Unions To Organise Education Summit

ASUU, Other Unions To Organise Education Summit
 

Dr Dipo Fashina, former President, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Sunday said  that the union would collaborate with other bodies to organise a National Education Summit in Abuja. Fashina, who is also the Chairman, Local Organising Committee of the summit, told newsmen in Ibadan th...

Posted on Oct 6, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 6, 2014

OPINION:THE ECONOMIC PROSPECTS OF THE US-AFRICA SUMMIT

OPINION:THE ECONOMIC PROSPECTS OF THE US-AFRICA SUMMIT
 

The just concluded US-Africa Submit which President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan attended comes handy with greater economic prospects for Africa; especially Nigeria, the largest economy in the continent. According to reports, Nigeria and the United States have commenced moves aimed at leveraging on the $...

Posted on Sep 6, 2014 - Last updated on Sep 6, 2014

Ijaw Youth Council World Summit will break new grounds –Comrade Udengs Eradiri, President, IYC

Ijaw Youth Council World Summit will break new grounds –Comrade Udengs Eradiri, President, IYC
 

Comrade Udengs Eradiri has paid his dues. Having worked with famous names in the Niger Delta struggle, Eradiri has graduated to be a leader of leaders. He is currently the President of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), an umbrella body for all the Ijaws in Nigeria and in the Diaspora. However, from Sept...

Posted on Sep 5, 2014 - Last updated on Sep 5, 2014

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