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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 Yemi Osibanjo on Friday said the Federal Government is not relenting in tackling the issue of youth unemployment in the country.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Various revenue generating agencies in Nigeria shortchanged the government of N526 billion and $21 billion between 2010 to 2015.
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 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 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 Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the South-west caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to ensure victory for the party in Ekiti.
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.
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 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.
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 Yemi Osibajo has denied claims that the killings in Benue were the outcome of a planned agenda to eliminate the people.
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.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, on Monday declared open in Abuja the 8th Commonwealth Conference of Heads of Anti-corruption Agencies in Africa.
Congo's health ministry says there is one new death from Ebola, bringing to 26 the number of deaths from the deadly outbreak in Equateur province in the country's northwest.
The All Progressives Congress, APC, Enugu State chapter, has re-elected Dr. Ben Nwoye as its chairman.
The stability of the eurozone will be at stake if a populist new government in Italy fails to keep its financial commitments, French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire warned Sunday.
Alexis Sanchez “can’t get any worse” for Manchester United, says Paul Scholes, with the Chilean having struggled to make an impact following a January arrival from Arsenal.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has played down comparisons between Mohamed Salah and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Nigerian Army on Friday said allegations against it by retired Gen. T.Y Danjuma that it colluded with the militia in Taraba State and refused to protect the people were untrue.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged Muslims and all Nigerians to use the Ramadan period to pray for unity, peace, prosperity and general well-being in the country.
Vehicular movement in and out of Enugu, the Enugu state capital, from the Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway has been blocked since the early hours of Tuesday.
The Nigerian Army said on Thursday that it arrested 40 suspected vandals, cultists and impersonators and recovered over 400 jerry cans filled with petroleum products.
The Rivers State Government has agreed a partnership with Spanish giants Real Madrid to set up an academy in Port Harcourt, Governor Nyesom Wike has announced.