FEC okays N39.7b for erosion control, road maintenance
The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday approved about N39.7 billion for road maintenance and erosion/flood and pollution control projects.
FEC approves N62.7b Kano road, AfCTA, e-NHIS, others
The Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, approved N62.7 billion for construction of the Kano-DawakinTofa-Gwarzo-Dariyo road in Kano State.
Groups urge federal government to ban single-use plastic in 2021
Civil society groups have urged the Federal Government to ban single-use plastic by 2021. They rejected the 2028 date as contained in the proposed National Policy on Plastic Waste Management, saying the ban should start with styrofoam, microbeads, and carrier bags, which have no economic value (recycling) potential. The groups said the proposed policy should…
FEC approves N4.5bn for exams papers, Abuja township roads
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N2.9 billion the contract for the printing of examination materials, both sensitive and non-sensitive, awarded to a group of eight printers. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, who spoke to State House correspondents after the meeting, said the materials are for the Basic Education Certification Examination, the Senior…
FEC approves policy on virtual engagements for public service
Following the presentation of a draft policy by Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami and Head of Service of the Federation, Folashade Yemi-Esan, the Federal Executive Council ...
FEC approves 1.6bn for e-Government Procurement Platform to check corruption
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved N1.6billion for the establishment of the e-Government Procurement Platform
FG approves N654m to deploy hybrid spectrum against illegal frequencies in South East
The Federal Government has approved N653,886,584 to procure and deploy hybrid spectrum monitoring system to tame the activities of illegal broadcast frequencies operating in the South East. This came following the Federal Executive Council’s (FEC) approval of a memo which sought to strengthen the security and territorial integrity of Nigeria through adequate monitoring of the…
FEC okays $1.96b for Kano-Niger Republic rail project
The Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, approved $1.96 billion for the construction of the Kano-Jigawa-Katsina-Jibia to Maradi rail line in the Niger Republic...
e-Customs will revolutionise trade, generate revenue, improve National Security — NCS
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has called on Nigerians to embrace the recently Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved e-Customs project as it will revolutionise trade facilitation, improve national security
FEC approves November 1 as National Youth Day
The Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, announced the adoption of November 1 of every year as National Youth Day. This followed the approval of the report of the Cabinet Committee on the institutionalization of a National Youth Day on November 1 of every year through a memorandum by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Cabinet Committee was…