Tag: Development

FG, U.S. Sign $1.1m Grant for Electricity Development

Henry Solomon- February 11, 2020

The Federal Government and United State Trade and Development Agency have signed a 1.1million dollar grant to support electricity infrastructure development in Nigeria. The agreement ... Read More

Buhari salutes ECOWAS leaders for promoting peace, development

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 22, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday commended leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) for their efforts in promoting peace, stability, and development ... Read More

PCNI champions Humanitarian-Development Nexus in the North East

Tanimu- October 9, 2018

On October 2, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) hosted a workshop on the Humanitarian Response Plan. The workshop which held ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Laments Government Involvement in Sport

Tanimu- August 14, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has identified poor funding, undue government intervention, inefficient administration and policy implementation as ... Read More

Economic Diversification Depends on The Success of Oil and Gas – SPE

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2018

Stakeholders in the oil and gas industry on Tuesday said the success of economic diversification policy of the Federal Government depends on the success of ... Read More

Nigeria Must Restructure to Develop – Speaker Dogara

Tanimu- July 26, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has stated that for Nigeria to develop and realized its true potentials, the ... Read More

Democracy Only Flourishes Where There is Peace, Transparency – SGF

Henry Solomon- May 28, 2018

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Mustapha, says that democracy only thrives where there is peace, transparency and accountability. Mustapha ... Read More

FG’s New Vision on The Niger Delta – Enekwechi

Tanimu- March 15, 2018

For several years the neglect of the oil-rich region of Niger Delta has been cited as reason for the restiveness occasioned by militancy and violent ... Read More

Youth Empowerment, Key to National Devt – Youth Council

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 9, 2018

The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has urged the Federal Government to empower youths as a fundamental requirement for national development. Mr Obinna Nwaka, ... Read More

President Buhari Assures Niger Delta of Rapid Development

Tanimu- February 23, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development in ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Address at Capacity Development Organized by PLAC

Tanimu- January 20, 2018

PROTOCOL It is indeed my pleasure to deliver this keynote address signaling the commencement of this important retreat organized by the House of Representatives for ... Read More

VP Osinbajo Commissions African Development Bank in Kano

Tanimu- January 19, 2018

Salihu Yakasai, Abuja: His Excellency Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje OFR today attended the commissioning of the newly constructed African Development Bank office in Nigeria which ... Read More

UNDP Brings Succour to Homes in North-East Nigeria

Tanimu- November 22, 2017

Abdulkadir Alkasim, Adamawa: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has provided some intervention projects to over 50,000 communities in the North-East region. Mr. Yoshi Nugochi, ... Read More

Nasarawa Govt to Train Information Officers on New Media

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2017

Nasarawa State Government said on Monday it would train information officers in the state on modern trend of journalism for effective service delivery. Mr. Abdulhamid ... Read More

North East Development Commission Bill: Gov Bindow Commends President Buhari for Assenting

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2017

Governor of Adamawa state, Sen Mohammed Umaru Jibrilla Bindow, has commended president Muhammadu Buhari for signing into law the North East Development Commission Bill, describing ... Read More

National Assembly Vows to Stand Against Activities Inimical To Sports

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara has said the National Assembly will not tolerate any activity that will have adverse effect on ... Read More

Urgent Need For Regional Integration Among African Countries – Osinbajo

Tanimu- October 17, 2017

Let me say how honoured I am to join this distinguished company to witness the presentation of the Afrochampions Initiative, and I must say that ... Read More

FG Appoints New Sole Administrator Of Ajaokuta Steel Complex

Henry Solomon- October 10, 2017

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has announced the appointment of Engr. Abdul-Akaba  Sumaila, as the Acting Sole Administrator of the Ajaokuta ... Read More

Full Text of VP Osinbajo’s Speech At Inauguration of Sustainable Development Goals Council

Tanimu- September 15, 2017

At the United Nations General Assembly in September of 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari joined other Heads of State and Government to adopt the Sustainable Development ... Read More

Fashola Pushes For The Development Of A National Digital Map

Henry Solomon- August 29, 2017

The Minister of Power Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola SAN, Tuesday in Abuja advocated the development of a National Digital Map for the whole country ... Read More