Nigerian president’s chief of staff dies of COVID-19

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 12:02 GMT

Buhari named Kyari as his chief of staff in August 2015, and renewed his appointment after winning a second term in office.

Nigerians to elect powerful state governors

Sat, 09 Mar 2019 - 09:58 GMT

Nigerian voters return to the polls to elect powerful state governors, two weeks after Muhammadu Buhari secured a second term in a delayed presidential vote.

Islamic State claims attacks in West Africa caused 118 casualties

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 - 08:29 GMT

ISIS posted a video on its account on Telegram claiming responsibility for five attacks in presumably Nigeria resulting in 118 casualties.

Nigeria's President Buhari says will soon sign up to African free-trade agreement

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 - 12:10 GMT

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari said on Wednesday the country will sign up soon to a $3 trillion African free-trade agreement.

Nigeria's Buhari to pass through London after UNGA trip

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 01:20 GMT

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will pass through London, where he spent five months on medical leave this year.

Nigeria's Buhari 'recuperating very quickly': VP

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 12:53 GMT

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari is recovering fast from an undisclosed illness and should be back in Nigeria soon.