Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) says it will continue to challenge the anti-grazing laws introduced by some state governments in court.
Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki says that Senate’s amendment of the Act that establishes the Compulsory Universal Basic Education, will provide all 36 States of Nigeria with needed funds to enhance the quality of education in the country.
The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, on Thursday, promised that the Federal Government would do everything within its power to ensure that the 2018 Appropriation Bill is submitted to the National Assembly in October as earlier promised.
The World Food Programme (WFP) began transporting food assistance to the northeast, where people displaced by Boko Haram violence need urgent food assistance.
The Nigerian Air Force, on Thursday, said it has provided free medical services for 4,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps at the Bakassi Peninsula.
The Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment on Thursday warned entrepreneurs against patronising a faceless group that goes about defrauding entrepreneurs under the guise of assisting them with loans.
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, members of the Federal Executive Council alongside Permanent Secretaries and heads of Ministries, Departments and Agencies held a retreat at the State House Conference Center, Abuja.
Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has urged security agencies to increase their surveillance on foreign pastoralists entering into the country so as to monitor their activities.
The Nasarawa State Governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, has sought for partnership between the state and China in the areas of agriculture, solid minerals development and real estate.
The Police in Taraba have arrested three persons for allegedly stealing relief materials meant for victims of the June 17, Mambilla attacks.
The Acting Executive Secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme, Mallam Attahiru Ibrahim, says less than 5 per cent of Nigeria’s population has been covered by the scheme.
“The media are also advised to make more effective use of the open-door-policy of the University management in information dissemination, especially on such sensitive issue, so as not to heighten tension,” Gambo said in his statement.
The production and circulation of an anti-Igbo song in parts of Northern Nigeria is “embarrassing and unfortunate’’, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, a former governor of old Kaduna State, has said.
At least, 10, 000 farm families in Edo cannot access the N350 million donor fund, according to the Edo North Coordinator, state chapter of All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Alhaji Mohammed Oshiobugie.
The Jigawa state government approved the awarding contract of the constructions of first phase of a new specialist Hospital at the cost of N1.5 billion at Hadejia metropolis on a land acquired along Nguru Road.
The Assistant Comptroller-General, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Zone B, Kaduna, Alhaji Aminu Dahiru, said on Thursday that about N14 billion was collected as internally generated revenue, from January to July 2017.
Sterling rallied above $1.32 on Tuesday on fresh hope that British Prime Minister Theresa May would avoid a chaotic no-deal Brexit, while global stock markets recovered.
Cristiano Ronaldo suffered a "minor thigh injury" in Portugal's Euro 2020 qualifier against Serbia on Monday, Juventus have confirmed.
The U.S. will further clamp down on the use of foreign aid for non-governmental organisations that support abortions or work with groups that help women access the medical service, an official said.
The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) on Monday opened the Ilaje-Bariga Jetty as part of its commitment to improve waterways transportation.
An Ado-Ekiti High Court on Tuesday sentenced a 40-year-old driver, Ajibola Abednego, to death by hanging for the murder of a fellow driver.
Britain will write to the EU on Wednesday to seek a short delay to Brexit, but Brussels has warned any decision may only come next week — just before the scheduled departure date.
Industrialists and experts have opposed the idea of increase in the rate of Value Added Tax (VAT) in Nigeria.
The Delta State Government has frowned at the unauthorised levies and fees unilaterally imposed on pupils by Schools vis a vis sending children away from school with the added threat of being flogged for inability to pay ‘school’ fees.
Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, the Delta State governor, has warned that nobody has the right to appoint himself traditional ruler.
Football's world governing body Fifa has given Oussma Idrissi permission to switch international allegiance from the Netherlands to Morocco.