Nigerian govt to disburse N60b rice subsidy, N24b to flood victims

By Nasir Kura The National Council on Food Security said on Friday that the federal government would soon begin the disbursement of N60 billion to subsidize rice production in the

Read More

2019 polls: I’m committed to peace, unity – Buhari

By Nasir Kura President Mohammadu Buhari said on Thursday that he is committed to peace and unity as the nation prepares for general elections in February 2019. The President said

Read More

President Buhari meets Guinea Bissau leader, Jose Mario Vaz

By Nasir Kura President Jose Mario Vaz of Guinea Bissau on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the forthcoming general elections in the country. Legislative elections

Read More

Buhari bags polio champion award

By Nasir Kura President Muhammadu Buhari has been conferred with the prestigious Polio Champion Award in recognition of his uncommon commitment and leadership in the polio eradication programme in Nigeria.

Read More

LADOL shows our reforms are succeeding – Buhari

By Nasir Kura President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the administration would continue to implement policies that attract investment and spark competition in critical sectors of the economy for employment

Read More

State governments will will go bankrupt with N30,000 minimum wage – Governors

By Nasir Kura Governors of the 36 states of the federation said on Wednesday that it is practically impossible for them to implement the N30,000 new minimum wage recommended by

Read More

Climate change: Nigerian govt moves to ratify Doha Amendment of Kyoto Protocol

By Nasir Kura The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved a memo for the ratification of the Doha Amendment of the Kyoto Protocol, concerning the United Nations framework conventions

Read More

Nigerian govt approves N14bn for Odukpani road, N13.5bn variation for Ilorin-Omuaran-Kabba road

By Nasir Kura The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N14 billion for the construction of the 73km stretch of road from Odukpani junction to Apet, in Cross River

Read More

Nigerian govt approves N3.1bn airport landing systems, N272m assault rifles

By Nasir Kura The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N3.1 billion for the procurement and installation of Instrument Landing Systems for Abuja, Kaduna, Benin, Ibadan and Enugu airports.

Read More

Ogoni clean-up begins end of November – FG

By Nasir Kura The federal government said on Wednesday that 21 firms would be mobilised in the next two weeks for the clean-up of the Ogoni oil spills and reclamation

Read More