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By editor On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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RICE FARMERS WANT FG TO REVIEW CONDITIONS FOR ABP LOANS

Alhaji Muatari Sani, Chairman, Rice Farmers Association in Katsina Senatorial Zone, has urged the Federal Government to review the conditions for granting loans to rice farmers under the Anchor Borrowers More...

By editor On Monday, July 11th, 2016
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FG BEGS OIL UNIONS: STOP TAKING OUT YOUR ANGER ON APC REGIME,STRIKES ARE KILLING NIGERIA

Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, has appealed to the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) to call off its strike in the interest of the nation. A statement More...

By editor On Saturday, July 2nd, 2016
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FG SAVES $800 MILLION DOLLAR IN RENEGOTIATED LAGOS- CALABAR RAIL PROJECT

The Federal Government and China Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC) have signed an agreement to commence work on Lagos to Calabar coastal rail project. The project, which was initially awarded during More...

By editor On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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FG TO BAIL STATES OUT OF ECONOMIC CRISIS AGAIN

The federal government has commenced plans to bail states out of economic crisis — for the second time since President Muhammadu Buhari took office in May 2015. At least 27 states of the federation were More...

By editor On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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GHOST WORKERS EXORCISED FROM FEDERAL PAYROLL

Dr Joe Abah, the Director-General, Bureau of Public Service Reforms, says the Federal Government has saved over N185 billion since the implementation of the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS). Abah More...

By Adewale ibrahim On Monday, April 18th, 2016
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BENUE FARMERS SUE FULANI HERDSMEN FOR N100bn

A Makurdi High Court Judge, Justice Morris Ikpambese, has granted a motion ex parte brought by the people of Tyoshin community in the Gwer-West Local Government Area of Benue State claiming N100bn from six Fulani More...

By Adewale ibrahim On Monday, April 11th, 2016
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PRESIDENCY LIED, NO LAGOS-CALABAR RAIL PROJECT IN 2016 BUDGET – NASS

Chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has refuted reports that the National Assembly removed the Lagos-Calabar Railway line project from the 2016 budget presented by President Muhammadu More...

By editor-3 On Wednesday, November 13th, 2013
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ASUU STRIKE: EXECUTIVES MEET ON WEDNESDAY

ALL branches of Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, will hold their congresses today to brief members on President Goodluck Jonathan’s offer. Nigeria public universities have been closed down over More...

By editor-2 On Monday, November 4th, 2013
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FG WARNED AGAINST FORCED RE-OPENING OF VARSITIES

                  AS the strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities enters the fourth month, the union has flayed alleged plans by the More...

By editor-2 On Monday, November 4th, 2013
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OKONJO IWEALA SAYS FG MAY LOSE $12BN IN 2013 FROM OIL THEFT

            Revenue earned by Nigeria this year may be as much as $12 billion short of budget estimates as theft of crude and output disruptions persist in the oil-rich Niger More...