Boko Haram terrorists now operate as bandits, says Buhari
From President Muhammadu Buhari came yesterday a disclosure that the remnants of the Boko Haram insurgents in the North-east region of the country are the ones operating as bandits killing innocent citizens.
‘Automated train ticketing to generate N16 billion in 10 years’
The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), has said the sales of train service ticket via the automated ticketing platform could generate N16 billion in 10 years.
Government begins modernisation of teaching hospitals via PPP model
The Federal Government has begun the third phase of upgrade and modernisation of teaching hospitals under a public private partnership (PPP) model.
NNPC, ICRC, PLAN seek collaboration on oil, gas infrastructure
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Pipelines Professionals Association of Nigeria (PLAN), and Infrastructure Concession and Regulatory Commission...
ICRC supplies relief items to 27,000 displaced persons
About 27,000 displaced persons by the armed conflict in Borno State, have received emergency relief items in Monguno town from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). "These families fled the violence, leaving everything behind them," ICRC's economic security field officer in Monguno, Sadiq Baba Ahmed, said in a statement. "These people have been…
FG inaugurates committee to develop policy on management of disaster victims
The Federal Government has inaugurated a committee for the development of Policy documents on the Management of victims in disaster situations.
Biometric card to replace ECOWAS travel certificate
The Federal Government said new Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) single biometric identity card would replace ECOWAS Travel Certificate...
FEC okays N3.4b contracts for DPR, GEEP, NTA, NAN
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N3.433 billion for a number of contracts, including the architectural design of a 12-floor corporate headquarters...
‘Deregulation needed for viable refineries, downstream businesses’
Operators in the downstream and mid-stream segments of the country’s petroleum sector have identified deregulation as critical to the viability and sustainability of existing and planned refineries as well as the overall downstream industry. They said deregulation would provide the right market template for investors and ensure returns on investments are maximised. The Chairman, Integrated…