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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.
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.
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.
The Federal Government is putting the sum of N500 billion into wealth creation and poverty alleviation, Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said.
The Federal Government has so far paid N37.5 million to support the poor in Benue under its Social Re-investment Programme.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari over the Federal Government’s youth empowerment scheme, otherwise known as N-Power.
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.
Saudi Arabia says it rejects any "threats" of sanctions or political pressure from America over the disappearance of a journalist.
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has shut down some facilities involved in illegal production of sachet water in Okrika Local Government Area of Rivers State.
Novak Djokovic is the new champion of Shanghai Masters, beating 21 year-old Croatian Borna Coric in two straight sets 6-3 6-4.
The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) says egg is very vital to the development of the human brain, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Former Nigeria’s Ambassador to Spain and All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Anambra South Senatorial District aspirant, Mrs Bianca Odumegwu-Ojukwu, has described the party’s primary elections conducted in Anambra and Imo states as a sham.
Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun has been declared winner of the Ogun Central Senatorial District primaries of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
A former newspaper editor who was convicted of bludgeoning his wife to death with a hammer has had his sentence extended to 15 years.
Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic believes his side are yet to prove they deserve to be in the Premier League after they were thrashed 5-1 by Arsenal at Craven Cottage on Sunday.
Liberia's President George Weah watched on as his country's national team lost 3-1 to hosts Congo in 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying.
The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed has said Nigeria is discussing the possibility of increasing its shareholding with AFREXIM Bank.