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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.

N-Power beneficiaries to reach 500,000 in August

The Muhammadu Buhari administration has concluded arrangements to deploy 300,000 new beneficiaries in the second batch of its N-Power Volunteers Corp.

Federal government engages 300,000 N-Power beneficiaries in August

The Federal Government has concluded arrangements to engage additional 300,000 beneficiaries in the second batch of its N-Power Volunteers Corp effective from 1st August.
Kayode Fayemi

Kayode Fayemi: Workers’ salary arrears will be paid in six months

The winner of the Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has said that he will pay the backlog of salaries owed civil servants in the state within the first six months of his return to office.
President Buhari attends Grand Finale of APC Gubernatorial Campaign Rally in Ado Ekiti State on 10th July 2018

President Buhari: Opposition blackmailing me with herdsmen-farmers clashes

President Buhari lamented that such politicians had been doing everything possible to link him with the clashes, saying that such insinuations were far from the truth.

MAN expresses reservations on AfCFTA’s impact on Nigeria’s economy

Dr Frank Udemba, National President of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, has said the association had reservations on the impact of African Continental Free Trade Area on Nigeria’s economy.
President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting in State House on 4th July 2018

President Buhari declares national emergency on high profile corruption cases

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday declared a national emergency on the war against corruption, to enable the Federal Government to effectively deal with the ongoing high profile corruption-related cases in the country.

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Federal government canvasses measures to tackle critical human capital challenges

The federal government has called on all stakeholders, including community service organisations, private sector, traditional leaders and development partners to initiate a national dialogue and collaborate with the government to find country-led solutions to the critical human capital challenges facing the nation.

Afenifere: Travel ban beginning of dictatorship in Nigeria

As the controversy over the federal government’s travel ban on 50 high profile Nigerians gathers momentum, the Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, the Afenifere, has condemned the ban, saying it connotes the beginning of absolute dictatorship in Nigeria.
Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe

Enyinnaya Abaribe: Peter Obi exemplifies fiscal discipline, good governance

The Chairman of the South East Senate Caucus, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has described former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, as an embodiment of discipline and positive attributes in good governance.
Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bwari

Federal government set to increase mining sector’s contribution to GDP

The Federal Government is set to increase the Mining Sector’s contribution to GDP as the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, will be leading the Nigerian delegation to the 20th China Mining Congress & Expo and the 3rd Nigeria-China Mining Road Show at the Meijian Convention and Exhibition, Tianjin, China, this month.
Arunma Oteh

World Bank urges support for Green Sukuk financing scheme

Vice President and Treasurer of the World Bank, Arunma Oteh has said Green Sukuk financing scheme is promising for green projects.