Government moves to break ASUU’s ranks, may ratify new union in four weeks
There are indications that the Federal Government may approve a new union in its bid to break the ranks of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) in the eight-month-old strike.
Survival Fund: FG releases registration schedule as portal opens Monday
As the portal for the registration of prospective beneficiaries for the Survival Fund opens on Monday, the Federal Government has released the timetable for categories of businesses to register.
FG picks Blue Furniture for N449m Radio House rehabilitation
The Federal Government has awarded contract for the rehabilitation of the Radio House Complex in Abuja to Messrs Blue Furniture at a cost of N449,565,505.88. The contract by the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing will be in phases. It is the first major rehabilitation of the 14-floor complex since it was constructed 33 years…
Niger Delta Congress warns against bidding for 57 marginal oil fields
Niger Delta Congress (NDC) has warned investors against participating in the bid for 57 marginal oil fields in their region. "We are aware that the announced bidding process is just another means to enrich the elites of the major ethnic groups of this country at our expense, since very few Niger Deltans can be said…
‘How to generate more employment in maritime sector’
The Federal Government has been urged to utilize the legal implementable priorities for the development of indigenes operation and generation of employment
Federal Government, Turkey partner on Green and Brownfield projects
The Federal Government has concluded plans with the government of Turkey for the development of Greenfield and Brownfield projects in strategic locations
‘How 265 government agencies violated fiscal, audit rules’
About 265 agencies of the Federal Government have violated the fiscal and audit rules governing the operations of government accounts in 2017.
Roads: Federal Government as dog in the manger
The recent declaration by the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, that the Federal Government will not refund states that rehabilitate federal roads is in bad taste. The decision is misguided, ill-informed and can only worsen the pain and suffering of Nigerians on the nation’s deplorable roads. Not even in a war situation would…
We’re addressing your concerns, FG tells U.S. investors
The Federal Government has assured existing and potential American investors of its commitment to addressing issues of corruption, political instability, and insecurity in the country.