Buhari pledges to revive cotton, textile industry

President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, in Abuja, pledged the commitment of his administration to revive the ‘good old days’when the cotton and textile industry employed hundreds of thousands of Nigerians. Receiving the CEO of Vlisco Group, David Suddens, at the Presidential Villa, President Buhari welcomed the proposed investment of $200 million by the company in Nigeria, which…

Our democracy is improving steadily – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja said Nigeria’s democracy is steadily improving with deeper understanding of the culture and tenets among the people, and strengthening of the institutions that guarantee free and fair elections.The President stated this when he received the Governor General of Canada, Rt. Hon. Julie Payette, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The…

Nigeria, UK Sign Agreement on Economic Development Forum

Nigeria and Britain on Wednesday in Abuja signed two agreements on Defense and Security partnership as well as Economic Development Forum. Speaking briefly before signing the agreements, President Muhammadu Buhari stated that Nigeria and the United Kingdom would continue to enhance their cooperation in tackling corruption and reducing poverty. The Nigerian leader lauded the British…