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N-Power announces alternative recruitment for applicants

N-Power, the federal government’s National Social Investment Programme, has announced that applicants yet to be shortlisted will be considered for recruitment in two other categories.
President Muhammadu Buhari is not a multi-millionaire in cash, but has millions of supporters, Nigeria Consolidation Ambassadors’ Network, a group that paid N45 million for the nomination forms for the president, has declared.

Group: President Buhari a millionaire in persons

President Muhammadu Buhari is not a multi-millionaire in cash, but has millions of supporters, Nigeria Consolidation Ambassadors’ Network, a group that paid N45 million for the nomination forms for the president, has declared.
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday attended the funeral service of late Pastor Oluwayemisi Adeloye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).

Restructuring: Atiku leaves out the elephant in the room – VP Osinbajo

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has restated that getting rid of corruption and entrenching good governance will be better for Nigeria than simple geographical restructuring.
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APC: President Buhari committed to addressing illegal migration

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration is committed to mitigating the migration crisis Nigerians are facing, particularly in Libya and in the Mediterranean Sea.
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Federal government commits N500 billion to poverty alleviation

The Federal Government is putting the sum of N500 billion into wealth creation and poverty alleviation, Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said.

Federal government doles out N37.5m to poor persons in Benue

The Federal Government has so far paid N37.5 million to support the poor in Benue under its Social Re-investment Programme.

Osun government recruits 20,000 youths for OYES scheme

The Osun State Government has enlisted another set of 20,000 youths for engagement in Osun Youths Empowerment Scheme (OYES), the offshoot of the World Bank/Federal Government’s Youth Employment and Social Support Operation (YESSO) and NPower programme.

Federal government disengages seven N-Power beneficiaries in Adamawa

The Federal Government has disengaged seven beneficiaries of its N-Power empowerment programme in Adamawa who abandoned their duty posts, the State Focal Person of the programme, Usman Bodes, has said.
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VP Osinbajo: We’ve done far more than previous government

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has done more in terms of infrastructure development than the previous administration, despite earning little from the oil, which is the main stay of the economy.
5 Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, on Tuesday visited Bariga-Somolu Local Council Development Area in Lagos State, where he addressed a town hall meeting during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration.

Sallah: Federal government is focused on eradicating poverty – VP Osinbajo

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the President Muhammadu Buhari administration will continue to focus on the common man and taking Nigerians out of poverty through social investment programmes.
Osinbajo speaks at the Somolu-Bariga Town Hall meeting

VP Osinbajo: Why our focus is on the common man

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Buhari administration will continue to focus on the common man and taking Nigerians out of poverty through its social investment programmes. He also called for unity among all Nigerians.
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Patigi youths, elders’ll vote President Buhari in 2019 – Emir

Ahead of 2019, a first class traditional ruler in Kwara State and Emir of Patigi, Alhaji Ibrahim Chatta-Umar, at the weekend, declared that, “the youths and elders of the area would vote for President Muhammadu Buhari during the next year general elections.”
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.

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