Sunday, 21st April 2024


7 Dec
NG-CARES has held a three-day step-down training on gender-based violence (GBV) in Asaba, Delta state, and called for the elimination of gender-based violence in Nigeria. Participants were drawn from nine states, including the host Delta, Enugu, Akwa-Ibom, Ebonyi, Rivers, Cross Rivers, Abia, Imo and Bayelsa states. Speaking at the event, the Commissioner for Economic Planning…
3 Dec
The Federal Government has disbursed N135.4 billion to States and the FCT, after the second Independent Assessment of Results achieved under the Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES).
2 Nov
The World Bank says it has so far disbursed over $300 million out of its $750 million commitment for the implementation of the Nigerian COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES).
19 Oct 2023
The World Bank has urged the federal government to adopt the Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES) social protection programme for the distribution of the fuel subsidy removal palliatives if it is desirous of reaching the real poor and vulnerable citizens.
17 Sep 2023
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has released N135.1 million cash transfers/grants to 3,510 vulnerable households and last year’s flood victims in the state.
27 Jul 2023
World Bank has urged the Federal Government to adopt the Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES) programme for distribution of palliatives, following removal of petrol subsidy in the country.
14 Jun 2023
Ondo State Government has emerged the top-performing state in Southern Nigeria and third Best Performing State in Nigeria on NG-CARES programme.
25 May 2023
Federal Government, through its programme, Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES), has said it spent N14.9 billion on 160,572 beneficiaries in six northern states.
20 May 2023
The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Prince Clem Agba says that the World Bank has extended the federal government’s COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG CARES) Programme by 12 months.


44 mins ago
As I was saying, ‘Even in South Korea, rated as No.5 in the world, in terms of budgeting and funding for research and development, the brand maker of Samsung, there is a separate Ministry of Knowledge Development apart from the Ministry of Education
46 mins ago
Justice Modupe Osho-Adebiyi, of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) high court on wednesday admitted three documents in the bribery trial of the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (MD/CEO) of Duport Midstream Company Limited, Mr Akintoye Akindele.
51 mins ago
Kogi State Governor and chairman of the Ondo State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election committee says the processes for the conduct of the exercise is credible and trasperent.
57 mins ago
Federal government has said that it will be installing 33 electronic passports gates, (e-gates), at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos and the three other international airports in Nigeria as part on ongoing effort to secure the nation's borders.
1 hour ago
It was a memorable day for the immediate past Vice Chancellor, Nassarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK), Prof. Suleiman BalaMuhammed, as Nigerians from all strata of life, including officials of Lincoln University College, Malaysia, gathered to celebrate his achievements as head of the institution.
1 hour ago
The Nigerian Army said it has achieved significant successes in multiple operations across the North East and North Central geo-political regions of the country.
1 hour ago
Delta State Governor, Sheriff Oborevwori, at the weekend, visited Okuama for the first time following the gruesome killing of 17 officers and soldiers, urging residents who have fled the community in the wake of the crisis to return home.
1 hour ago
Olisa Agbakoba Legal (OAL) has advocated for an amendment of Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) Act to establish strong governance code in the aviation sector given that most airlines are one-man owned businesses. Senior Partner, OAL, OlisaAgbakoba, speaking at a media parley, yesterday, also called for aviation cabotage through the Fly Nigeria Act. He noted…
1 hour ago
In a bid to achieve food sustainability and production in Nigeria, the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria and South West farmers have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote peaceful coexistence between both parties in the zone.
1 hour ago
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council (ONYC) and the Yoruba Youth Council (YYC) have lamented the constant breach of court orders in the country, calling on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to respect the subsisting court order and ensure that democratic tenets are not jeopardised with respect to the planned arrest of former Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello.