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FG moves against rapists, urges domestication of law in states
The Federal Government yesterday vowed to henceforth bring the full weight of the law on rapists, describing the rising cases as embarrassing
FG unveils digital identity panel for development ecosystem project
The Federal Government has inaugurated a Steering Committee on the Nigeria Digital Identity for Development Ecosystem Project to facilitate the implementation
‘Federal government hasn’t released silos to operators one year after payment’
Indications have emerged that the Federal Government has not released the 20 strategic national grain reserves that were leased to private sector operators over one year
National Assembly assets lose insurance cover over alleged non-settlement of N2b premium
As the controversy rages over the N37 billion voted for the renovation of the National Assembly complex, it, however, emerged yesterday that the management had allegedly lost insurance cover for its entire buildings
NIDC will ensure 20m diaspora Nigerians vote in future polls, says Dabiri-Erewa
Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDC) are working towards ensuring that the over 20 million Nigerians living abroad are allowed to vote in future elections.
FG releases N1.2tr for 2019 capital projects
The Federal Government yesterday confirmed that it approved the release of N1.2tr in the 2019 budget for financing of capital projects across the country.
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.