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Federal government commissions N461 million erosion control project in Taraba

The Federal Government has handed over a N461 million culvert and drainage construction for erosion and flood control works to communities in Kofar Fada, Shettima and Kasuwan Yelwa areas of Taraba State.

Minister: No part of Nigeria’ll suffer neglect under President Buhari’s government

Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Prof. Stephen Ocheni, has restated President Muhammadu Buhari’s commitment to accelerate development in all part of the country irrespective of its geographical or political considerations.

Federal government hands over erosion control projects to communities in FCT

The Federal Government, yesterday, handed over the soil erosion and flood control project to Veritas University, Bwari, Saburi and Kubwa communities in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), to prevent flooding and ease pedestrian and vehicular access.

Federal government urged to extend school feeding from primary 4-6

Secretaries to Governments of States have appealed to the Federal Government to extend its school feeding programme of National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) to primary four through six.

Federal government receives 1.1 trillion requests data for erosion, flood control

The Federal Government, on Thursday, disclosed that it had received about 1.1 trillion requests data, particularly on soil erosion and flood control.

House of Reps urge federal govt to adhere to NDDC Act

The House of Representatives has urged the Executive Arm of government to adhere to provisions of the Niger Delta Development Commission Act in respect of tenure of the current board.

Senate probes alleged illegal renewal of tenure of NDDC board members

The Senate has launched investigation into illegal renewal of tenure of board members of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.

Abba Kyari, Winifred Oyo-Ita in warm embrace, reconcile at FEC

The Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari and Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, on Wednesday, embarked on fence-mending as they embraced warmly and smiled to the camera.

President Buhari has compassion for Nigerian masses – Boss Mustapha

The newly appointed Secretary to the Government of Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari, has deep compassion for the suffering of Nigerian masses.

Fed govt reads riot act to MDAs over payment of constituency projects

Lawal gave the warning at the opening of the Stakeholders’ Interactive Forum on the Implementation of Zonal Intervention/Constituency Projects, in Abuja, on Thursday.

Fed govt to start local manufacturing of sports equipment

Hajiya Habiba Lawal, Acting Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), said government was making efforts to commence local manufacturing of sports equipment.

NIMC tasked to remove duplicate biometric from national database

The federal government has charged the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) to eliminate the régime of duplicate biometric based databases in the national identity card management as the proliferation of biometric based identity system is not cost effective.

Fed govt asks NIMC to eradicate bio-data duplication

The federal government has asked the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) to devise an effective and innovative identity management system devoid of duplication.

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