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Monday, September 16, 2019

FCTA Earns N1.1b From IGR In June

…Six Area Councils Share N1.74b Revenue AllocationThe Minister of State for FCT, Oloye Olajumoke Akinjide, disclosed on Wednesday that the Federal Capital Territory Administration...

Rivers to establish $140m farm in Etche

Rivers State Government has moved to establish $140 million Agro-Industrial Development Project (AIDP) in Etche Local Government Area of the state.The Executive Director of...

Oyo govt disburses N224m to 2000 farmers

The Oyo state governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has disclosed that the state has disbursed N224.8 million to 2,541 small holder farmers across the state.Speaking...

Govt embarks on states’ GDP computation

The Minister/Deputy Chairman, National Planning Commission, Dr. Shamsuddeen Usman has explained that the Federal Government embarked on states’ Gross Domestic Product (GDP) computation project...

Dana Insurers to Pay N5 billion

As seven Nigerian insurance companies will be involved in the payment of compensation to the victims of Dana Plane crash, over N5 billion may...

MDGs: Stakeholders deliberate Post 2015 Development Agenda

Stakeholders across the country had converged in Abuja to brainstorm on a generally acceptable approach of sustaining the gains of the millennium development goals...

Greater Port Harcourt Authority To Partner With NDDC

The Administrator of Greater Port Harcourt City Development Authority, Dame Aleruchi Cookey-Gam has emphasized the need for key Government Agencies to collaborate in the...

Oba Erediauwa bestows royal beads on Former FIRS Boss

Since expiration of her tenure as the Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), encomiums have not stopped pouring in for, Mrs....

FCTA Disburses N703m to Six Area Councils

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has shared the sum of N703.55 million among its six Area Councils – Abaji, Abuja Municipal, Bwari, Gwagwalada,...

Anambra releases N1bn loan to farmers

Anambra State Government has released N1 billion loan to farmers in the state to boost food production. Governor Peter Obi announced the release at...

Yobe Distributes fertilizers to Farmers, Revokes Road Contract

The Yobe State government has approved the procurement and distribution of 6,000 metric tons of fertilizer to supplement the state’s 11, 500 metric at...

Rivers Approves Pension for Political Office Holders

Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi has signed into law the controversial State Governors and Deputy Governors Pension Bill.The State House of Assembly had early...

Labour Minister Advocates Paradigm Shift in Industrial Relations

The Minister of Labour and Productivity, Emeka Wogu, has affirmed that the Federal Government has resolved to pursue a paradigm shift from adversarial position...

Transport Ministry inaugurates FOI Implementation Committee.

The Federal Ministry of Transport has officially inaugurated its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) implementation committee with a charge to adhere strictly to guidelines...

FG, Medecins Sans Frontiere (MSF) join forces against lead poison in Nigeria

Federal Government of Nigeria in collaboration with Medicins Sans Frontieres MSF (Doctors without Borders) have organized international conference on lead poison where major stakeholders...

FG Allocates N6bn for Purchase of Vaccines for Routine Immunization

Minister State for Health Dr. Muhammad Ali Pate has said that the Federal Government of Nigeria has allocated the sum of 6Billion Naira for...

President Jonathan Launches Cassava Bread

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has called on Nigerians to join hands with the government to unlock the economic potentials of the nation by embracing...

Southerners to Benefit from Almajiri Education- VP

The Vice President, Arc Mohammed Namadi Sambo, has said that a meeting with State Governors and traditional rulers has been convened as a forum...

EU/FG to Expend 71 million Euro on Micro-Project in Niger Delta

The Minister of National Planning Commission, Dr Shamsudeen Usman has disclosed that more than 71.5 million Euros would be spent on Micro-Project Programme (MPP9)...

Nigeria Made N428bn From Non-Oil Export In One Year -Aganga

The Minister of Trade and Investment Olusegun Aganga has pointed out that Nigeria made  N428bn from non-oil export in the last one yearThis feat,...