FG to ban single use of plastic materials in 2024
Following its plans to ban the single-use of plastic materials, the Federal Government has advised that a moratorium of 2024 be given to formulating policy guidelines on its implementation and management.
FEC okays justice sector reform, 500m Euro loan for BOI
To improve the ongoing reform in the country’s judicial sector, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved what it called as a Justice Sector Policy for Nigeria.
FEC okays N58.5 billion road, bridge to link Niger, Kwara
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday approved a N58.488 billion contract for the construction of Bida-Sachi-Nupeko road as well as the Nupeko-Patigi bridge across River Niger...
FEC okays N1.7b to retool Zaria, Katsina airports
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N1.7 billion for the procurement and installation of communications equipment at the Zaria and Katsina airports.
FEC okays N3 billion projects to strengthen airports, River Niger
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday approved N2.4 billion for the construction of an indoor shooting range to enhance security in the aviation sector. It also sanctioned N581 million for purchase and installation of 300 buoys on the River Niger to enhance the safety of vessels, lives and property on the waterways.
Government increases hate speech fine to N5m, inaugurates NBC reform panel
The Federal Government has approved the review of the National Broadcasting Code and extant related laws to increase fines from N500,000 to N5,000,000 for breaches relating to hate speech, inciting comments and indecency.
Buhari presents N11tr 2020 budget to National Assembly today
President Muhammadu Buhari will today present an appropriation bill of N10.729 trillion for the 2020 fiscal year before a joint session of the National Assembly.
Extraordinary FEC meeting shifted to Monday,says Presidency
The Presidency says the extraordinary Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, originally scheduled to hold on Saturday, has been shifted to 12 noon on Monday, Oct. 7.
FEC okays N314 billion for road, education projects
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday approved a total N311.8 billion for two link roads connecting the Second Niger Bridge in the South East and other projects being prosecuted at the University of Abuja.