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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...

Osun Assembly Approves 2010 Budget

The Osun State legislators have approved the Year 2010 Appropriation Bill into law. A total sum of N114, 489, 750, 324...

Odds against downstream deregulation

  President Umaru Yar’Adua wants Nigerians to see the economic benefits of deregulation and embrace it with open arms. A whopping N600 billion plus...

Still a long shot to stable electricity

  6000 megawatts of electricity by end of 2009. That is the promise. Everybody has been wishing and praying it comes true this time....

Madam Rebranding Akunyili Confesses on Deteriorating Educational Sector

In her first public confession over the deteriorating condition of the Nigerian universities, the country’s ambassador of Rebranding campaign, Professor Dora Akunyili has...

Delta to Rehabilitate FG

Delta State government would embark on rehabilitation of all roads in the state, including those owned by Federal Government because of its concern...

Osun Presents N113bn budget to Legislators

Osun State Governor, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has presented a balanced budget of N113 billion to the State House of Assembly with a declaration...

Anambra Releases N100m for Laboratories

Anambra State Governor, Mr. Peter Obi has presented cheques totalling over one hundred million naira for rehabilitation of science laboratories in about 40...

Kano has highest Allocation for Agriculture

The 13 per cent allocation to agriculture in the 2009 Kano state budgetary proposal remains the highest so far in the country. The...

Scammers Forged Senate President’s Cheque

  … As EFCC Arraigned Nigerian Ambassador on Corruption Charges The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC arraigned three men...

Nigeria Canvases for Investment in Agriculture

The Nigerian government has stated that poverty alleviation, the eradication of hunger and realizing the goals of the MDGs are dependent on increased...

Economists Call for Sincerity on Deregulation

The proposed deregulation of the petroleum sector would ensure product availability and price stability if government is sincere and allow genuine investors to...

NEMA Graduates Search and Rescue Officers

As part of the initiative of the Federal Government to forestall emergency and disaster situation in the country, the National Emergency Management Agency...

FG Earmarks N1.5bn for Year 2009 Pest Control Exercise

As part of measures to intensify crop protection for enhanced food security, the Federal Government has earmarked the sum of One Billion, Five Hundred...

More Agitations over New Auditor General

.. As Tenure of Acting Incumbent Expires  ...

Nigerian Macroeconomics Improve- Minister

... As Baroness Chalker Commends Amnesty The Finance Minister, Dr. Mansur Muhtar has disclosed that the Nigerian macroeconomic environment has improved and...

A Nigeria's Graduate in $2.5m Internet Scam

... As Hacker Attacks Police Website  As Nigerian universities are notoriously being on strikes most of the sessions, with some idle students...