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Finally Jega’s INEC Gets N87bn Towards 2011 Election

At a Special Session of the Upper Legislative Chamber, the Senators have approved a total sum of N87.72 billion  for the Independent National Electoral...

RMAFC Denies Partiality over Oil Wells

The Revenue Mobilisation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has described the recent accusations and outburst against it by Governor of River State Chief Rotimi Amaechi...

Vision 2020 Aimed at Poverty Reduction

The Minister and Deputy Chairman of the National Planning Commission, Dr Shamsuddeen Usman has restated that the Vision 20:2020, accompanied by three mid-term (2010-2013,...

Korea Donates Classrooms to States, Advises FG on Priority

The Korean government has donated 37 newly constructed classrooms to Nigeria’s government through its special Department, Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA). The Korean Government...

Crude Oil Production to be measured at Terminal

Realising the huge loss of revenue from crude oil production in Nigeria due to inaccurate metering systems, the Federal Government would engage officials of...

VP Directs Immediate Clearance of All Power Project Containers at the Port

The Vice President, Arc Mohammed Namadi Sambo, has directed the Nigeria Customs Service to clear all containers concerning the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP)...

Economic Impacts of Shekarau’s Administration in Kano

Kano State as a centre of All-Comers is endowed with large population and vast arable land under the leadership of action governor, Malam Ibrahim...

NEMA Takes Reliefs to Ogun Flood Victims

The Acting Director General of National Emergency Management Agency, Dr. Charles Agbo has visited the scenes of flood disaster in Abeokuta, Ogun State for...

Government to Sign Agreement with Communities on REDD

The Minister of Environment, Mr. John Odey has said that the Ministry is exploring opportunities to sign a tripartite agreement on Reducing Emission from...

Niger Delta: Orubebe Seeks Supports of Financial Institutions

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Peter Orubebe has emphasized the imperative for a close and cordial working relationship between the ministry...

Ex-DG Diverted N2.2bn, Built N700mn House in Village- Witness

The former Director General, National Gallery of Arts, NGA, Mr. Joe Musa was alleged to have misappropriated over N2.2 billion public funds   and owned...

Unemployed Youths to Get Jobs in Solid Mineral Sector

The newly deployed Permanent Secretary of Mines and Steel Development, Mrs. Elizabeth Benedict Emurem has stressed the need to fast track the full potentials...

VP Sambo Worries About NIPP Power Projects

The Vice President, Arc. Mohammed Namadi Sambo, has frowned at the poor and slow pace of work on the NIPP projects. Speaking at a...

Kidnappers free Journalists, Demand Amnesty like that of Niger Delta

The Abia Kidnappers in South-East Nigeria have voluntarily released the four abducted journalists and their driver after a week in captivity and demanded for...

Bauchi Spends N850mn to Renovate a Primary School

Bauchi state government has spent N850 million in renovating a primary school which can boost of 80 class rooms, a clinic, library and a...

Public Officers Ordered to Close Foreign Accounts

Public office holders in Nigeria who have foreign accounts have been advised to close them immediately for the duration of their tenure in office...

Ten States get €25mn from EU for Justice

As one of the ten States benefitting from the 25 Million Euro project funded by the European Union in support of the Economic and...

SIM Cards Suspension, Operators Ignore Akunyili

After an official directive for the suspension of sales of SIM cards without being registered, most of the cards are still being sold by...

New War against Almajiris, Area Boys and Militants coming- VP Sambo

The Vice President of Nigeria, Arc. Mohammed Namadi Sambo, has said that the Federal Government has expanded the scope and frontiers of its war...

Kaduna Warns Rumour Mongers on Cabinet Composition

The Kaduna state government has once again come out to public dispel public fears and rumour on the composition of members of the state...