Tuesday, 9th August 2022
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21 Aug 2020
Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr Orji Kalu, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the establishment of an ultra-modern diagnostic centre at the Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia, Abia.
7 Aug 2020
In light of the covid-19 pandemic, there have been adjustments to the national fiscal purse. The total FGN spending of N10.52trn (US$27.2bn) including government...
3 Jun 2020
Kano State Fertiliser Company (KASCO) has been shut down by the Federal Government for allegedly adulterating fertilisers and manually mixing the components of the NKP 20:10:10 blend of the agricultural input.
15 May 2020
The Federal Government through the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) in partnership with the Global citizen has launched a solidarity support fund to aid the fight against COVID-19 in the country.
15 May 2020
The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), in partnership with Global Citizen Nigeria, has unveiled the Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund, to support the Federal Government
14 May 2020
The recently repatriated $311 million Sani Abacha loot is to be used in funding three of the Federal Government’s five priority projects, excluding the Mambilla power and East-West road projects.
20 Dec 2019
Indications emerged yesterday that the National Economic Council (NEC) is to invest N2tr of contributory pension funds to facilitate the development of infrastructure, especially roads and power. A summary of monthly pension funds for August released on October 15, 2019, indicate that Nigeria’s pension funds have grown to N9.44tr. Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu who…
26 Nov 2019
The Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) has invested over N350 million on the Cancer Centre at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) to make it the best in Africa as part of renewed efforts to bring healthcare closer to the people.
20 Jul 2019
The remaining 10 Nigerian National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) are to be privatised this year by the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) as part of efforts...
12 Jul 2019
We had a successful 2018 by some methods, but I think we could have done better in certain aspects. It was our sixth straight year of profitability, but it was the first year when we invested aggressively in things like the....
18 Jun 2019
To reduce what it described as incredible economic waste, compounded by environmental pollution, the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), plans to invest in the biggest gas flare capture in the country.
7 May 2019
The first point to note here is that we have a body of laws that suffer from the vestiges of colonialism, and are laced with a good...


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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), said females were the prime targets for trafficking for prostitution in 2019 with a total of 373 females.
51 mins ago
The House of Representatives has summoned the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Hajia Zainab Ahmed to make available before it all documents relating to subsidy claims from 2013 to date.
1 hour ago
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has restated its commitment to partnering with financial institutions to provide start-up loans to corps members to become entrepreneurs.
1 hour ago
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Office, has arrested 29 persons for alleged involvement in internet and other related fraud activities. This is contained in a statement signed by the commission’s spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, and made available to newsmen in Ibadan on Tuesday. Uwujaren said that the suspects were arrested on Aug. 3,…
1 hour ago
US tennis great Serena Williams announced on Tuesday that "the countdown has begun" to her retirement from the sport.