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Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says Senate President Bukola Saraki slowed down the progress of the All Progressives Congress (APC)

Lai Mohammed: 2019 will be walkover for APC

Minister of Information and Culture, Alh. Lai Mohammed, has boasted that 2019 general elections would be a walkover for the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC.

5,853 N-Power beneficiaries posted to places of work in Gombe

No fewer than 5,853 second batch beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s N-Power programme have been posted to places of their primary assignments in Gombe State.

Federal government releases N220 billion of N1.5 trillion social intervention fund

Despite an annual budget of N500 billion budget provided for the National Social Intervention Programme (NSIP) in the last three years, the federal government has so far released only N220 billion, translating to an average of N73.3 billion per annum.

Ex-CP Atiku Abubakar lambasts President Buhari over N-Power, restructuring

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari over the Federal Government’s youth empowerment scheme, otherwise known as N-Power.

Girl cuts off boy friend’s manhood in Jigawa

A 17-year-old girl, Ramatu Tafida, has cut off the manhood of her 25-year-old boy friend, Mr Abdullahi Sabo, in Jigawa, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence (NSCDC) has said.

Governor Bello tasks N-Power beneficiaries on diligence, dedication to service

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Monday urged beneficiaries of Federal Government’s Batch ‘B’ N-Power Programme to serve with diligence and dedication in their places of assignments.

Minister: How federal government is spending Abacha loot

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said that the money recovered from the late military ruler, Gen. Sani Abacha, is not being shared to the poor and vulnerable as widely believed.

Agric N-Power enrollees allege rejection in Anambra, councils debunk claim

Prospective enrollees into the N-Power agriculture programme in Anambra State have complained of rejection by some local government authorities, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

Presidency: We’ve spent N49 billion on school feeding programme in two years

Mariam Uwais, special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on social protection, says the federal government has spent N49 billion on the national home-grown school feeding programme.

7,705 graduates benefit from 2018 N-Power in Niger

No fewer than 7,705 unemployed graduates in Niger would benefit from the second batch of the 2018 N-Power Volunteers programme of the Federal Government.

Federal government releases N140 billion for Social Investment Programme in 2017

The Federal Government, on Thursday, said the sum of N140 billion out of the N500 billion budgeted for its Social Investment Programme (SIP) in 2017 has been released.

N-Power: Segun Oni commends FG for recruiting over 8,000 Ekiti indigenes

The immediate past Deputy Chairman, (South) of APC, Chief Segun Oni, has commended the Federal Government for recruiting more than 8,000 unemployed graduates of Ado-Ekiti state into the second batch of the N-Power programme.

N-Power: 12,000 youths successful in Kano – official

No fewer than 12, 000 unemployed youths have been selected in the second phase of the Federal Government’s N-power programme in Kano state.

N-Power: Governor Bello commends federal government for recruiting 7,425 Kogi indigenes

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has commended the Federal Government for recruiting 7,425 unemployed graduates from the state into the second batch of the N-Power programme.
President Muhammadu Buhari

2019: Ekiti N-Power beneficiaries declare for President Buhari

Over 11,000 beneficiaries of the Federal Government intervention programme, N-Power, have declared support for the second term bid of President Muhammadu Buhari.

N-Power: Kogi government to deploy 7, 425 beneficiaries across 21 LGAs

The Kogi State Government says it has concluded plans to deploy 7, 425 successful beneficiaries of the second batch of N-Power Programme under the Federal Government Social Investment Programme (SIP) across the state.

Official: Lagos government not obliged to employ N-Power beneficiaries

The Lagos State Government says it is not obliged to retain teachers posted to the state under the ongoing N-Power programme of the Federal Government.

Presidency announces recruitment of 300,000 new N-Power beneficiaries

The federal government said it plans to recruit 300,000 new beneficiaries in the second tranche of the N-Power volunteer scheme set to kick off on August 1.

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