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Vice President Osinbajo: Federal government to expand N-Power programme

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says the N-Power Graduate Skills Acquisition Programme will be expanded and made better to benefit more Nigerian youths.

Vice President Osinbajo: Federal government committed to tackling youth unemployment

Vice President Yemi Osibanjo on Friday said the Federal Government is not relenting in tackling the issue of youth unemployment in the country.

National Economic Council asks NNPC, NCS, NPA, others to refund N8.13 trillion

The National Economic Council (NEC) comprising the federating states and government at the centre on Thursday raised the alarm that revenue generating agencies shortchanged the government of N526 billion and $21 billion amounting to N8.13 trillion between 2010 and 2015.

Senator Sherrif avoids journalists after meeting Buhari

A former National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, Ali-Modu Sheriff, on Thursday, avoided journalists after meeting behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari.

Federal government reinstates NAFDAC at nation’s seaports, borders

Months after the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), was ordered to vacate the nation’s seaports and borders, the Agency has been reinstated by the Federal government.

KPMG report indicts NNPC, others of under-remitting into federation account

The National Economic Council (NEC) presided over on Thursday by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the final report on the forensic audit of revenue accruals by revenue generating agencies confirmed massive under-remittances to the Federation Account to the tune of N8.1 trillion.

NEC: Revenue generating agencies underpaid N526 billion, $21 billion to government coffers

Various revenue generating agencies in Nigeria shortchanged the government of N526 billion and $21 billion between 2010 to 2015.

Senator Ali Modu-Sheriff shuns journalists after meeting President Buhari

A former National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, Ali Modu-Sheriff, on Thursday avoided journalists after meeting behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari.

President Buhari, Senator Sheriff meet inside Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with a former National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, Ali-Modu Sherrif, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

President Buhari: Winning Ekiti is important to APC

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday evening said it was important for the ruling All Progressives Congress to win the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State.

President Buhari charges Asiwaju Tinubu, Bisi Akande, others to ensure APC wins in Ekiti

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the South-west caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to ensure victory for the party in Ekiti.

National Economic Council orders closure of filling stations 10km from borders

A sub-committee of the National Economic Council (NEC) on Remittance to Federation Account on Wednesday directed that filling stations situated 10 kilometres to the borders be closed down immediately.

Benue killings: I’m prepared to step down – VP Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said he was prepared to step down from his position at anytime since he did not solicit to become Vice President, noting the position meant nothing to him.

Governor Ambode: Judiciary, security sector reforms targeted at growing Lagos GDP

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has said the major reforms being implemented in both judiciary and security sectors in the State were targeted at creating a sound pedestal for residents to be productive and in turn boost the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the State.

Crises: Federal government approves N10 billion for rebuilding destroyed areas

The Federal Government has approved the sum of N10 billion for the rebuilding of Benue and other states in the country that were destroyed as a result of insurgencies and Fulani invasions.

Vice President Osinbajo reassures Benue people of security

Vice President Yemi Osibajo has denied claims that the killings in Benue were the outcome of a planned agenda to eliminate the people.

President Buhari: We’ll spend $320m Abacha loot to support the poor

The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja announced that $320m stolen funds by former late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, would be spent on the Conditional Cash Transfer scheme of the administration to support the poor.

In Pictures: Vice President Osinbajo opens Commonwealth anti-corruption confab

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, on Monday declared open in Abuja the 8th Commonwealth Conference of Heads of Anti-corruption Agencies in Africa.

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