2019 campaign: Rice farmers, fertiliser producers donate N1.77bn to Buhari

. By Nasir Kura The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) and the Fertilizers Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) have donated N1.77 billion to fund the re-election campaign

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Buhari orders Ministry of Agriculture to restock grain reserves nationwide

. By Nasir Kura President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to commence immediate restocking of all the strategic grains reserves in the country.

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President Buhari proposes N305bn fuel subsidy in 2019

. By Nasir Kura President Muhammadu Buhari said on Wednesday that federal government has earmarked N305 billion for fuel subsidy in the 2019 budget proposal. The President said this while

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Nigerians deserve healthy, educated and productive life – Osinbajo

. By Nasir Kura Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said on Friday that Nigerians deserve to live healthy, educated and productive lives regardless of where they reside, what God they worship

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We won’t rush oil, gas sector reforms – Buhari

. By Nasir Kura President Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday that the federal government would not rush the implementation of its policies and programmes aimed at reforming the country’s oil

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Nigerian govt approves $22.9m for waterways protection

. By Nasir Kura The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 22.995 million dollars (N7.14billion) to enhance security of the nation’s maritime sector. This was disclosed by the Minister

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Transmission Company of Nigeria tasks DISCOs on consumers’ electricity metres

. By Nasir Kura The Managing Director of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) Mr. Usman Mohammed on Monday stressed the need for the Distribution Companies (DISCOs) to provide electricity metres

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TCN targets 20,000 megawatts of electricity by 2021

. By Nasir Kura The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has set a target of 20,000 megawatts of electricity transmission capacity by 2021, Managing Director of TCN, Mr. Usman Mohammed,

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Buhari applauds $21bn savings on food, promises greater strides

By Nasir Kura President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over

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Nigerian miners meet Buhari over multiple taxes, others

. By Nasir Kura Officials of the Miners Association of Nigeria on Friday had a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari over multiple taxes and disruption of mining activities by government

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