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Federal government commissions, hands over erosion control project in Ogun

The Federal Government has commissioned a flood and erosion control project in Ago-Iwoye, Ijebu North Local Government Area of Ogun State, with a call on residents of the community to desist from indiscriminate dumping of refuse in drainage to prevent flooding in the future.

Abuja ICT park will create investment opportunities – minister

The federal government yesterday in Lagos said the initiative to establish Abuja Information and Communication Technology (ICT) park inside the Abuja Technology Village would open investment opportunities for Nigeria.

A vote for parliamentary system

I have always believed that returning to a parliamentary system would offer us an opportunity to practise a more robust form of democracy. I like presidentialism, which we currently practise, but I love the parliamentary system.

Adebayo Shittu launches five mobile radio frequency monitoring equipment

The Minister of Communications, Dr Adebayo Shittu, on Friday in Abuja, launched five mobile radio frequency monitoring equipment and national spectrum management system for effective monitoring of frequency bands used to provide radio communication services in the country.

NIGCOMSAT expresses concern over inability to achieve 30% broadband penetration

Nigerian Communication Satellite Ltd has expressed concern over inability to achieve its earlier intended 30 per cent broadband penetration to ease internet access in the country.

2019: Adebayo Shittu vows to work against Oyo APC candidate

The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has said he will work against the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, Adebayo Adelabu, in 2019 elections.

UNILORIN to begin installation of mini-refinery for biodiesel

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, says the university will soon install a mini-refinery equipment for processing of Jatropha a flowering plant.
President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting in State House on 4th July 2018

2019 budget: Muhammadu Buhari preside over special FEC session

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presides over a special Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting aimed to finalise works on the 2019 budget.

Hate speech: Adebayo Shittu urges responsible political debate on social media

The Minister of Communications, Mr Adebayo Shittu, has called on Nigerians to engage in responsible political debates devoid of hate speech in the interest of peace and development.

Yemi Osinbajo presides over FEC as Muhammadu Buhari visits Maiduguri

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday morning, left Abuja for Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, to declare open the annual Chief of Army Staff Conference.

Federal government promises better quality telecommunications services

The Federal Government says efforts are ongoing to have extra satellites to support the present Nigeria Communication Satellite to improve quantum in the telecommunications industry.
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APC threaten to sanction members who take party to court

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has threatened to sanction party members who failed to utilise internal mechanism to resolve perceived grievances before heading to court, saying such action is capable of undermining the party and hurt it’s interest.

BPE, KPMG sign contract for NIPOST restructuring

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) and the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) have signed a contract agreement with KPMG — the Transaction Adviser for the postal sector reforms and the restructuring/modernisation of NIPOST.
President Buhari addresses national convention in Abuja

Muhammadu Buhari: Federal government saves N24 billion monthly through TSA

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the federal government is saving a total of N24.7 billion monthly as a result of the implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) and the elimination of ghost workers from the country’s civil service.

Adebayo Shittu drags APC to court over NYSC certificate

Minister of Communications Adebayo Shittu has sued the All Progressives Congress(APC) for disqualifying him as a governorship aspirant in Oyo state on account of not presenting the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme discharge certificate.

NCC inaugurates new governing board of DBI

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has inaugurated the new governing board of Digital Bridge Institute (DBI).

Adebayo Shittu: Buhari’s endorsement celebration of success

Mr Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communications, has described the just-concluded All Progressives Congress (APC) National Presidential Convention as a celebration of success of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election.
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Yemi Osinbajo speaks at TAAC Ease of Doing Business Forum

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, is set to deliver the keynote on Technology As A Catalyst (TACC) Ease of Doing Business conference in Lagos on Friday, October 5, 2018, organised by Perchstone and Graeys in partnership with IT consultancy outfit, Knowledge Resources.

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Ex-CDS Alex Badeh for burial January 23 in Abuja

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Election: Aisha Buhari, APC governors’ wives campaign massively for party

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, and wives of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governors in the North-East have called on women and youths to vote massively for the party in the forthcoming general elections.

INEC: 209,721 PVCs yet to be collected in Cross River

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 209,721 Permanent Voter’s Card (PVCs) have yet to be collected in Cross River ahead of the 2019 general elections.