Tag: Federal Executive Council

Buhari: Why I didn’t sack my ministers

admin- May 23, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his decision to retain cabinet ministers in the last three and half years in spite of pressures from some ... Read More

Buhari presides over longest cabinet meeting

admin- May 9, 2019

IPresident Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the longest meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in the history of his administration at the Presidential ... Read More

Buhari presides over “ Special FEC ’’

admin- January 15, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a special meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. ... Read More

Buhari inaugurates Advisory Committee on Minimum Wage

admin- January 9, 2019

President Muhamamdu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated a Technical Advisory Committee on the implementation of the new National Minimum Wage and reiterated his commitment to its ... Read More

FEC Okays $22.99m For Maritime Security

Abdul Jimoh- December 12, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 22.995million dollars (N7.14billion) to enhance the security of the nation’s Maritime sector The Minister of Transportation, Mr. ... Read More

Subsidy debt: Depot owners suspend strike, give 5-day grace

admin- December 10, 2018

The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) has suspended its planned shutdown of depots across the country from loading petroleum products effective from 12-midnight ... Read More

ASUU strike: FG withdraws `no work no pay’ threat

admin- December 3, 2018

ASUU President Professor Biodun Ogunyemi: No work, no pay withdrawn The Federal Government has withdrawn the recent threat to activate the ‘no work no pay ... Read More

Why We Postponed FEC Meeting – FG

Abdul Jimoh- October 2, 2018

The Presidency says the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting will not hold on Wednesday. Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media ... Read More

Expert commends FG on AKK gas pipeline project

admin- August 27, 2018

An energy expert, Mr Bank-Anthony Okoroafor has commended the Federal Government efforts on the Ajaokuta- Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project. Okoroafor in an interview with ... Read More

FEC Approves $150m W/Bank Credit Facility For Polio Eradication

Abdul Jimoh- August 8, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the acquisition of 150 million-dollar World Bank credit facility to support polio eradication in Nigeria. Finance Minister Kemi ... Read More

Army to begin enrolment in IPPIS

admin- July 17, 2018

Army officers The enrolment of the Nigerian Army in the central pay system, Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS), scheme would begin on July ... Read More

FG to Complete All Abandoned Water Projects

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2018

Dr. Elijah Aderibigbe, the Director, Irrigation and Drainage, Federal Ministry of Water Resources, has assured that the Federal Government will complete all abandoned water projects ... Read More

FEC approves N185bn for 14 roads nationwide

admin- June 14, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja approved N185.2billion for the rehabilitation, repairs and reconstruction of 14 ... Read More

FG approves N10.7b for 10 rice mills, N68b for roads

admin- April 26, 2018

Federal Government approves rice mills, road projects. Above President Buhari, (Right), VP Yemi Osinbajo and Government Secretary, Boss Mustapha at the Federal Executive Council meeting ... Read More

Six States Benefit From The FG Approved N5.5bn for Erosion Control

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2017

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N5.567 billion for the 3rd Quarter Soil Erosion Control Accelerated Intervention in ... Read More

Federal Executive Council Approves 2018 Draft Budget

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2017

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved 2018 draft budget proposal, Road Trust Fund (RTF) and the construction of 14-kilometre 330KVA transmission line to evacuate ... Read More

President Buhari Leaves For Turkey After Presiding Over FEC Meeting

Henry Solomon- October 18, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari accompanied by his wife Aisha Buhari and two of his children Yusuf and Halima was seen off at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport ... Read More

Students’ Body Applauds JAMB Over N5bn Remittance To FG

Abdul Jimoh- September 24, 2017

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has commended the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for remitting the sum ... Read More

Defunct Nigeria Airways Workers To Get Entitlements Worth N45bn

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2017

The Federal Government has expressed regret over the reported deaths of some workers of the defunct Nigerian Airways occasioned by the delay in the payment ... Read More

FG Orders Investigation Of JAMB And NIMASA Officials

Henry Solomon- September 13, 2017

The Federal Government has ordered a thorough investigation of the past management officials of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) as well as  Nigerian ... Read More