President of Nigeria, Tinubu, Shettima inaugurated as Vice President (live updates)

presidential election tinubu ball Will be sworn in today as Nigeria’s 16th leader since the country’s independence in 1960. Kashim Shettima will be inaugurated as the new Vice President of the country. Both will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, whose second four-year term ends today. Messrs Tinubu and Shettima will be … Read more

Nigeria’s Tinubu to be sworn in as president amid hopes and doubts

Sign up for the daily Inside Washington email for exclusive US coverage and analysis delivered to your inbox Receive our free Inside Washington email Nigeria’s Bola Tinubu will take over as president of Africa’s most populous country on Monday amid unprecedented challenges that have some citizens hopeful for a better life and others skeptical that … Read more

Take decisive steps on restructuring, others, YCE Tinubu allege

The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) yesterday commended Nigerians for the peaceful atmosphere that led to the transition of power from President Muhammadu Buhari to Bola Ahmed Tinubu today. The post Take decisive action on restructuring, others, YCE allegations Tinubu appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.

Cautious optimism as Tinubu offers hope to weary Nigerians | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Today, National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Ahmed Bola Tinubu, will fulfill his lifelong ambition when he takes the oath of office as the 16th President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. However, just as it was in 2015 when President Muhamamdu Buhari swept into office riding on the wave of change, … Read more

All eyes on Tinubu to fix the economy

The toughest things must come first for Nigeria’s newly elected President Bola Tinubu, who has a long list of reforms to fix an economy in turmoil. Tinubu, who will be officially inaugurated as Nigeria’s president today, handles a divided country with significant macroeconomic challenges cutting across the real, monetary, fiscal and external sectors. Confidence in … Read more

Tinubu: Don’t pity me, I asked for the job, I will live up to the expectation

by Kazim Ugbodga Nigeria’s newly elected President, Aswiju Bola Tinubu has asked Nigerians not to take pity on the enormity of the task ahead. He spoke during the inaugural dinner and gala night on Sunday. Tinubu said the country was facing a lot of corruption, insecurity and many other problems, but asked not to show … Read more

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, wife of the President-elect, Remi Tinubu attended the inauguration of the Interdenominational Church Service – Royal Times of Nigeria.

The Vice President of Nigeria, former Head of State Yakubu Gowon, wife of the President-elect, Oluremi Tinubu attended the Presidential Inaugural Inter-denominational Church Service held at the National Christian Centre, Abuja today. Also in the church service are the secretaries Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustafa, Senator-elect Godsville Akpabio, among other dignitaries. It is … Read more

To use Commonwealth of Nigeria to work for people, Tinubu will not abuse public trust – wife

The wife of President-elect Oluremi Tinubu has declared that the nation’s wealth belongs to the people and that her husband and President-elect Bola Tinubu will work it out for the good of all citizens. The designated First Lady made the announcement during the presidential inauguration of the Inter-denominational Christian Service at the Ecumenical Center in … Read more

Can Tinubu restore Nigeria’s scales of justice?, By Festus Adedayo

President-elect Bola Ahmed Tinubu Going by logic and antecedents, it will be difficult for Tinubu to properly restore the scales of justice in Nigeria. His IOUs will predictably tilt towards those same principalities and powers for whom injustice is a core condiment in their broth. I pray however that he pleasantly shocks cynics like me. … Read more