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YarÁdua's Administration Disburses $13bn from Excess Crude Account

Excess Crude Reduces to $6.2bn from $20bn In its efforts to satisfy all the tiers of government, the administration of...

Acting President Jonathan Receives 4 New Envoys

… As Minister Invites Japan to Invest in Nigeria The Nigeria’s Vice President, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan who is the country's...

N8.2bn Power Scam: Elumelu, Owan, Others in Courts

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has taken a lawmaker, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu and suspended Chairman of the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC)...

BPE Extends Deadline for Proposals on NITEL/MTEL

The deadline for the submission of technical and financial proposals for the privatization of Nigerian Telecommunications Plc (NITEL) and its mobile arm, M-tel, has...

China Grants Nigeria $500M Loan for Kano-Lagos Railway

A special delegation from the Chinese government led by Deputy Chief Inspector of China EXIM Bank - Mr Yi Zong Hua, has promised that...

Nigeria MDGs Colloborates with States on Projects

The Federal Government through the Office of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) is colloborating with some stakeholders on implementation of some MDG programmes and projects at...

Oil Communities to Own Petroleum Assets

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, H. Odein Ajumogobia has lauded the federal government for taking a bold step towards involving the...

Infrastructure Concession to Create More Employment – VP Jonathan

The Vice President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has said that the key element of Federal Government’s concession of infrastructure is to create employment to...

After Universities, Pay Rise for Polytechnics and COE

The Federal Government has re-affirmed its promise to amicably resolve the demand for pay rise by Unions in Polytechnics and Colleges of Education sub-sector...

Federation Account: Beneficiaries Received N4.17tr and $5.5bn in 2009

The sum of N4.174 trillion and $5.5 billion were distributed from the Federation Account and Foreign Excess Crude Account respectively among the three tiers of...

President Yar’Adua is Alive and Talking

Against the background of rumours on the purported death of President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua in King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Saudia Arabia where he...

FG Bans Retail of Bulk Lubricants from January 1, 2010

 …To Accelerate Development of Cooking Gas Market      Against the backdrop of the federal Government’s renewed policy of repositioning...

Maryam Babangida passes on at 61 in US

Official Press Release With total submission to the Will of Allah, we humbly announce the passing away of our beloved wife, mother, grandmother,...

ATM Fraudsters Confess … as Atuche Faces 45 Fresh Charges

After their arrest Nine Automated Teller Machine (ATM), fraudsters who were arraigned on a 22 count charge before Justice Abubakar Talba of the FCT...

Government to Bar Consultants from Core Civil Service.

Disturbed by the low morale and redundancy in the civil service due to incursion of consultants who have virtually taken over some of the...

HOS Warns Against Bids Padding by Insurance Firms

The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mr. Stephen Oronsaye, has told insurance companies bidding to participate in the implementation of the...

2011 Election: Nigerian Women Insists on 40% Representation or Nothing

Ahead of the 2011 general elections, Nigerian women have insisted on 40 percent representation in political positions in government houses, ministerial appointments and legislative...

FG Repeals Laws That Hamper Private Sector Investments

The Finance Minister of State, Mr. Remi Babalola has disclosed o that policy agenda of the Federal Government would bring succour to the socio-economic...

Panel to Investigate Issuance of Temporary Licence to Vessel Owners

The Minister of Transport, Alhaji Ibrahim Isa Bio has constituted a five-man committee to look into the implementation of the Cabotage regime since its...

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