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Zainab Ahmed

Federal government feeds 8.7m school children

Mrs Zainab Ahmed, Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, says the Federal Government has no fewer than 8.7 million school children in its Home Grown School Feeding Programme.

Lai Mohammed: Nigeria to transform to major driver of global growth

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says Nigeria will transform to major driver of global growth with its pool of vibrant, energetic youths and government’s repositioning policies.

Lai Mohammed: Nigeria to transform to major driver of global growth

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says Nigeria will transform to major driver of global growth with its pool of vibrant, energetic youths and government’s repositioning policies.

Minister: President Buhari administration transforming Nigeria

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Buhari Administration is steadily transforming Nigeria through innovative measures that are yielding positive results.

President Buhari woos tourism investors

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday called on tourists and investors in the tourism sector to consider Nigeria as their second home.

N10 trillion loot allegation shows opposition short of ideas – minister

The Federal Government on Thursday in Abuja berated the opposition for “throwing spurious allegation’’ that N10 trillion has been looted under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Governor Badaru: We have fulfilled our campaign promises

Governor Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa state has stated that the APC-led government in the state has fulfilled its campaign promises in three key areas such as agriculture, health, and education.

Democracy Day: President Buhari lists achievements in his address

President Muhammadu Buhari swept to power in 2015, promising to fight corruption, tackle insecurity and boost Nigeria’s economy.

President Buhari: We’re investing in people, building economy, sustaining growth

The federal government has yet again reinstated its commitment to revamping the nation’s ailing economy by investing in the Nigerian people.

Democracy Day: President Buhari’s address in full

The commemoration of this year’s Democracy Day is a celebration of freedom, a salute to the resilience and determination of Nigerians and a recommitment by Government to keep its promise to lead Nigeria into a new era of justice and prosperity.

Our children are our future

Today affords me another opportunity to re-affirm our Administration’s commitment to the protection of children, a day to reflect on our roles and responsibilities as Parents and Leaders towards our children, and also assessing how far we have fared in this regard.

Presidency: What President Buhari has achieved in three years

As Nigeria celebrates Democracy Day on May 29, the presidency has reeled out what the Muhammadu Buhari administration has achieved in the last three years it has been in power.

US commends Nigeria’s efforts at eliminating child labour

The International Relations Officer (Africa Adviser) in the United States Department of Labour, Olaoluwa “Ola” Abina, made the pledge while on a working visit to the Ministry of Labour and Employment on Thursday in Abuja.

Official: Kogi government recruits 1800 caterers for school feeding programme

Mrs Kadijat Karibo, the Unit Head of Home Grown School Feeding Programme (HGSFP) in Kogi, says the state government has recruited 1800 caterers to handle cooking in the first phase of the programme in the state.

South West youths agree with President Buhari on achievements

The Southwest Youth Movement (SWYM), comprising six states in the region, have lauded the President Muhammadu Buhari for his achievements.

Federal govt releases N43.92bn to 330,000 rice farmers

The Federal Government has released about N43.92 billion (122 million dollars) to 300,000 rice farmers to increase Nigeria’s rice production by additional two million tonnes in 2018.

World Bank: Only 20% of Nigerian children can read after primary school

A new World Bank report released this week says only about 20 percent of young Nigerian adults who have completed primary education can read.

Lai Mohammed: We are not averse to media criticism

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s Administration is not averse to media criticism but it should be done, “objectively and factually.”

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APC holding national convention with looted funds – PDP

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