Tag: Government

Buhari Has Put Nigeria on Irreversible Road to Sustainable Development – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2020

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, says President Muhammadu Buhari has put Nigeria on an irreversible road to sustainable development in the ... Read More

Kaduna Government Sets up Mobile Courts to Try Violators of Lockdown Order

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2020

The Kaduna State Government on Friday said it had set up mobile courts to try violators of its lockdown order. The state’s Solicitor-General, Chris Umar, ... Read More

Low Oil Prices: Expert Wants Government to Focus on Fiscal Policies to Strengthen Economy

Henry Solomon- April 22, 2020

Bank-Anthony Okoroafor, former President, Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN), on Wednesday said government must focus on fiscal policies to survive the impact of the ... Read More

COVID-19: Osun Government Commences Fumigation Exercise in Ile-Ife

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2020

The Osun Government has commenced the fumigation of public places in Ile-Ife in efforts aimed at curtailing the spread of the coronavirus. A correspondent of ... Read More

Edo Government Lauds Empowerment 197 Women in Igarra by NPA

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2020

Edo Government has commended the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) for empowering 197 women in Igarra, the Headquarter of Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of the state. ... Read More

Sokoto State Set to Domesticate Child Protection Law

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2019

Sokoto state government has called for public support towards the enactment of the children protection law aimed at making them better adults. News Agency of ... Read More

Why we Donated Vehicles to Cameroonian Vigilante Members – Borno Government

Henry Solomon- December 2, 2019

The Borno State Government said it had donated patrol vehicles to members of Cameroonian vigilante to enhance the fight against insurgents in border communities of ... Read More

Britain’s Plan to Raise Minimum Wage Endorsed by Review

Henry Solomon- November 4, 2019

Britain’s plan to raise the minimum wage to two-thirds of median earnings, taking it to 10.50 pounds (13.58 dollars) an hour, was endorsed by an ... Read More

Ebonyi Government Calls for Calm on Yellow Fever Outbreak

Henry Solomon- August 13, 2019

Ebonyi government has urged residents not to panic over the reported yellow fever outbreak in the state, as it had taken measures to curtail it. ... Read More

Bauchi State Government Approves Establishment of Petroleum Institute

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2019

Bauchi State Government has approved the establishment of Petroleum Studies and Skills Acquisition Institute in the state. The information is in a statement signed by ... Read More

Lagos Government Sends Warning to School Owners

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2019

The Lagos State Ministry of Education on Wednesday warned owners of unregistered private schools operating in the state to regularise their documents immediately or face ... Read More

Jigawa govt. procures improved maize seed to farmers

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 19, 2019

The Jigawa government has procured 28 tonnes of maize for its maize farmers at the subsidized rate of N2,500 per 20kg bag for the 2019 ... Read More

Kaduna govt executes 67 projects in Chikun LG

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 14, 2019

The Kaduna State Government says it spent N4.9 billion on 67 projects in Chikun Local Government Area of the state in the last three and ... Read More

Nigerians Spend N1trn Annually on Foreign Education — University Don

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2018

The Pro Chancellor, Crawford University, Igbesa, Prof. Oye Ibidapo-Obe, on Wednesday said that Nigerians were spending a whooping N1 trillion annually to pursue university education ... Read More

Speak Out Against Gender-Based Violence – Minister

Henry Solomon- December 3, 2018

The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Aisha Abubakar has urged Nigerian women and girls to break their silence and speak out against ... Read More

DBI to MDAs: Invest in ICT Skills to Stimulate Growth

Henry Solomon- November 29, 2018

The Digital Bridge Institute (DBI) on Thursday in Abuja urged Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to invest in Information Communication Technology (ICT) skills to stimulate ... Read More

Kano Anti-graft Agency Receives Support from EU

Henry Solomon- November 21, 2018

The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-graft Corruption Commission (PCACC) has received the support of the European Union (EU) in its fight against corruption. Mrs ... Read More

Abductors Release Zamfara Twin Sisters

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2018

Two female twins that were abducted 25 days ago by gunmen in Dauran village of Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara have been returned to ... Read More

Kaduna Safe to Host 2018 Ministry of Interior Games – El-Rufai

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2018

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai on Saturday said that the state was safe enough to host the 2018 Ministry of Interior Games (MIGA) ... Read More

Lagos Govt Repairs Akute Intakes Water Leakages

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2018

Mr Muminu Badmus, the Managing Director, Lagos Water Corporation, on Thursday assured residents in areas affected by ongoing repairs of water leakages at the Akute ... Read More