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FG to use ICT to boost economic diversification
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FG to use ICT to boost economic diversification

[FILE PHOTO] ICT<br />Photo: Odd Hill Mrs. Nkechi Ejele, the Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Communications, says the Federal Government is committed to using ICT to boost productivity and economic diversification. Ejele said at the opening ceremony of the sixth Regular Meeting of the National Council on Communication […]

Activist sues FG, security chiefs over military operations
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Activist sues FG, security chiefs over military operations

Federal high court, Abuja Human rights lawyer, Chief Malcom Omirhobo has sued the federal government of Nigeria, the security chiefs and the government of the 36 states of the federation at the Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking to restrain the military from embarking on operation crocodile smile 111 in the […]

N800bn subsidy debts: Oil marketers seek FG quick settlement
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N800bn subsidy debts: Oil marketers seek FG quick settlement

[FILE PHOTO] Oil Oil marketers on Sunday appealed to Federal Government to effect quick payment of its outstanding N800 billion subsidy debts. The marketers, under the aegis of Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) and Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA), made the appeal in a joint interactive […]

Minister reiterates FG’s commitment to secure nation’s airports
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Minister reiterates FG’s commitment to secure nation’s airports

[FILE PHOTO] Minister of State for Aviation, Mr. Hadi Sirika The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, has reiterated Federal Government’s commitment to ensuring safety and security at the nation’s airports for efficient air transportation in Nigeria. Sirika gave the assurance on Friday in Abuja when the Managing […]

No state in Nigeria without ongoing FG project- Osinbajo
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No state in Nigeria without ongoing FG project- Osinbajo

[FILE PHOTO] Vice Prseident Yemi Osinbajo The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday restated that the Federal Government had achieved a lot in all sectors of human development and democratic process. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Osinbajo spoke at the 2017/2018 Barewa Old Boys Association annual […]

FG pledges to employ only qualified teachers – minister
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FG pledges to employ only qualified teachers – minister

Education Minister, Malam Adamu Adamu Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has said that a database of qualified unemployed teachers was being gathered nationwide to ensure such people are employed into the teaching profession. ‎ Adamu disclosed this while monitoring the 2018 Batch B Teacher Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) in […]

FG begins payment of N22.6bn to defunct Nigeria Airways workers
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FG begins payment of N22.6bn to defunct Nigeria Airways workers

Nigeria Airways The Federal Government will on Monday, October 15, 2018 begin the final verification and payment of entitlements to former workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways. According to a statement by Paul Abechi, the special adviser on media and communications to the finance minister, the payment will last one […]

FG begins rehabilitation of electrical facilities in Ondo
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FG begins rehabilitation of electrical facilities in Ondo

[FILE PHOTO] electricity The Federal Government has begun rehabilitation of electrical facilities neglected for over 10 years in Ondo South Senatorial District. Some residents in Ode-Aye, Okiipupa, Igbokoda and Irele confirmed this when a correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) visited the communities on Monday. According to them, […]

Buhari pledges to get back all Nigerians abducted by terrorists
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Buhari pledges to get back all Nigerians abducted by terrorists

[FILE PHOTO] Buhari, President of Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari, said on Saturday that the Federal Government remained committed to getting back all Nigerians abducted by terrorists. Buhari made the commitment during the Passing Out Parade (POP) of 365 cadets of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna. The News Agency […]

FG allays fear over floods
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FG allays fear over floods

[FIL EPHOTO] Osinbajo at the flooding in Otuocha, Anambra State Relief may have come the way of Nigerians living in flood prone areas across the country, as the Federal Government yesterday declared that decreasing water levels means “the worst is over.” Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, who briefed the […]

APC suspends LG party chairman in Ebonyi
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APC suspends LG party chairman in Ebonyi

APC leader, Adams Oshiomole The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Onitcha Local Government area of Ebonyi, on Saturday suspended its party chairman, Mr Uchenna Agwu, for alleged anti-party activities, indiscipline and insubordination. Mr Kenneth Nwali, Onitcha Local Government Secretary of the party, announced this in a statement in Isu, the […]

FG to enforce mandatory use of national IDs from january 2019
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FG to enforce mandatory use of national IDs from january 2019

National identity card by NIMC The Federal Government said it is enforcing the mandatory use of the National Identification Number (NIN) beginning from January 1, 2019, according to Aliyu Abubakar, director-general of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC). Abubakar said the mandatory usage of the identification number was sequel to […]

Elections: FG pledges technical assistance to Sao Tome and Principe
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Elections: FG pledges technical assistance to Sao Tome and Principe

Nigeria's minister of foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama. PHOTO: TWITTER/ GEOFFREY ONYEAMA Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, says Federal Government will provide technical assistance for the success of Sao Tome and Principe Parliamentary elections scheduled for Oct. 7. Onyeama made this known on Tuesday in Abuja in an […]

Sports disadvantaged by FG’s budgetary attitude, says Dalung
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Sports disadvantaged by FG’s budgetary attitude, says Dalung

[FILE PHOTO] Dalung Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung has blamed the sector’s woes on the Federal Government’s budgetary attitude, accusing it of hampering the maintenance of ministry’s infrastructure across the country. Speaking in Abuja while unveiling plans for the 2018 National Sports Festival, Dalung said: “The past three annual budgets for […]