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14 May 2019
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has inaugurated a committee to negotiate the consequential adjustment in salaries arising from the new national minimum wage. Mustapha, who inaugurated the committee on Tuesday in Abuja, said the gesture was in accordance with President Muhammadu Buhari’s remarks at the signing of the new…
5 Apr 2019
The National Assembly has called on Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) to comply with the resolution of the Senate and pay oil-producing communities in the Niger Delta N6.9 billion. The amount is for accumulated rentals, expired leases, judgment debts and discriminatory payments for land re-acquisition and rentals in the Niger Delta. This was sequel to…
4 Mar 2019
Ahead of Saturday governorship election, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, says misunderstanding among APC stakeholders in the state is being resolved to ensure that the party retains the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that there has been trading of blames among APC chieftains in Adamawa over…
4 Jan 2019
Former national vice chairman (north east) of the Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Umar Duhu, has criticised the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, for failure to prosecute former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, over corruption allegations. Duhu told journalists in Yola, Adamawa State, yesterday…
24 Dec 2018
Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) on Monday in Abuja received the report of the Presidential Independent Fact-Finding Panel on National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that a seven-member panel was inaugurated in November to investigate the conflict that engulfed the NHIS and led…
23 Dec 2018
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it has promoted a total of 4,660 of its personnel nationwide in the 2017 promotion exercise. This is sequel to the approval by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha, and in line with the FRSC Board approval on the recently conducted promotion exercise.…
24 Oct 2018
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has met with organised labour over the minimum wage imbroglio.
3 Sep 2018
The crisis rocking the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) may have taken a different dimension as the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has threatened to shut down the Bureau if President Muhammadu Buhari does not step into the matter urgently. It made the threat after expiration of a two-week ultimatum issued by…
19 Aug 2018
As Nigeria commemorates World Humanitarian Day, the Federal Government, yesterday, admitted that the increasing humanitarian crisis in the country has slowed down development in the nation.  The Secretary to Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, during celebration of the Day in Abuja, lamented that a lot of resources that should have been applied for economic and…
14 Aug 2018
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, says President Muhammadu Buhari will defeat all opponents in the 2019 general elections. Mustapha made this known in a statement by Mr Lawrence Ojabo, Director of Press at the Office of the Secretary of Government of the Federation (OSGF), on Tuesday in Abuja. He…
28 Jul 2018
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha, yesterday, said Nigeria does not need to recruit foreigners in order to run the Nigerian Air.
15 Jul 2018
There is a time for everything under the sun: A time to gather and a time to scatter; a time to embrace and a time to refuse embrace… Those lines from the scripture aptly describe the political evolution of Nigeria. Right from the First Republic, politicians have been experimenting with alliances and coalitions for the…


A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to pay the Convener, #RevolutionNow, Omoyele Sowore, the sum of N2 million over the unlawful seizure of his mobile phone in 2019 at the point of his arrest.
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Malawi police have arrested a former finance minister and an ex-central bank chief for fabricating figures in a bid to impress the IMF, they said on Wednesday.
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Nigerian states and the federal government have been using surveillance technologies to snoop on citizens' data and communications on their devices, according to a report. A report by the Action Group on Free Civic Space said the government is using the technologies to track down rights activists, journalists, opposition politicians, and other targeted citizens. The…
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Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said Wednesday that he was returning to Addis Ababa from the battlefront after pro-government forces claimed major advances in their fight against Tigrayan rebels.
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Saudi Arabia's de facto leader pressed on with a Gulf tour Wednesday after French police said they had arrested a suspect linked to the notorious killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.