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.
Ganduje proposes N197.6b budget for 2020
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has presented a budget proposal of N197.6 billion for 2020 before Kano State House of Assembly.
FG bans supply of petrol to filling stations near borders
The Nigerian government has banned the supply of petroleum products to filling stations at least 20 kilometres away from all borders. "The Comptroller-General of Customs of has directed that henceforth no petroleum products no matter the tank size is permitted to be discharged in any filling station within 20 kilometres to the Border," Augustine Chidi,…
Federal Government earmarks N10b to tackle out-of-school children
The Federal Government said it has committed N10billion to remove 10.2 million out-of-school children from streets in the next five years. The government said it hopes to achieve the target by enrolling two million children yearly in the next five years.
Capital defence lawyers task Federal Government on right to life
The Network of Capital Defence Lawyers has charged Nigeria to respect the right to life and the decisions of the ECOWAS Court of Justice and the Lagos High Court on the death penalty.
Minimum Wage: Reps commends FG, Labour for averting strike
The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Legislative Compliance, Mr Dennis Idahosa, has commended the Federal Government and organised labour over the peaceful resolution on the full implementation of the new national minimum wage.