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FG Approves N280bn For Completion Of Bodo-Bonny Road

FG Approves N280bn For Completion Of Bodo-Bonny Road

President Bola Tinubu-led Government has approved the total sum of N280 billion for the completion of the Bodo-Bonny Road project in Rivers State. The Minister of Works, Engr David Umahi made this disclosure during an…

No Ransom Was Paid To Secure Release Of Kuriga Schoolchildren – FG

No Ransom Was Paid To Secure Release Of Kuriga Schoolchildren – FG

The Federal Government on Monday said no ransom was paid for the rescue of the kidnapped schoolchildren from Kuriga village in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The Minister of Information and National Orientation,…

FG Plans Fresh Borrowing Through Eurobond

FG Plans Fresh Borrowing Through Eurobond

The Federal Government is collaborating with major global investment banks such as Citibank NA, JPMorgan Chase & Co, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. for its upcoming Eurobond issuance. New Telegraph reports that the Federal Government…

Reps Divide Over Bill Seeking Varsity Degree As Minimum Qualification For Political Offices

Reps Divide Over Bill Seeking Varsity Degree As Minimum Qualification For Political Offices

A bill seeking to amend the education requirements for candidates aspiring for key political offices in Nigeria in the 1999 Constitution has been outrightly rejected by the members of the House of Representatives. The bill…

Eid-El-Kabir: FG Declares Wednesday, Thursday Public Holiday

Eid-El-Kabir: FG Declares Wednesday, Thursday Public Holiday

The Federal Government has announced Wednesday, June 28 and Thursday, June 29, 2023, as public holidays. Dr Oluwatoyin Akinlade, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, who disclosed this in a statement issued on Monday in…

JUST-IN: FG Begins Payment Of Medical Lecturers’ Salary Arrears – ASSU

JUST-IN: FG Begins Payment Of Medical Lecturers’ Salary Arrears – ASSU

The Federal Government on Wednesday begins the payment of salary owing some of the Federal University lecturers. According to a source from the  Nnamdi Azikwe University who spoke under the condition of anonymity, the government…

Tragedy: Gunmen Kill Woman, Burn Houses In Kaduna

Tragedy: Gunmen Kill Woman, Burn Houses In Kaduna

Again, suspected Fulani fighters have attacked Runji (Sankwab) village, Atyap Chiefdom in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State and murdered a woman on Wednesday night. New Telegraph reports that this attack will be…

JUST IN: Nigerian Officers Abandoned Evacuation Process, Flee Sudan

JUST IN: Nigerian Officers Abandoned Evacuation Process, Flee Sudan

The hopes of many Nigerian students trapped in the Sudan crisis were on Friday dashed after Nigerian embassy officials expected to spearhead the evacuation process in the war-turned-country abandoned their evacuees and flee the country.…

FG Blames A’Ibom Govt Over Poor Response To Trade Test Certificates

FG Blames A’Ibom Govt Over Poor Response To Trade Test Certificates

The Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, Akwa Ibom State has lamented the poor response to Trade Test Certification in the state. The Chief Skills Development and Certification Officer in the state, Uko Frank showed…

JUST-IN: Nigeria To Get Malaria Vaccine April 2024

JUST-IN: Nigeria To Get Malaria Vaccine April 2024

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has said the RTS, S/AS01 malaria vaccine is expected to be in the country by April 2024. Ehanire disclosed this on Tuesday while speaking at a press conference…