Tag: Minister

FG to Establish Specialised Bank For Science/Tech Innovators and Entrepreneurs

Henry Solomon- February 23, 2018

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, says Federal Government is working toward establishing specialised bank to assist innovators and entrepreneurs in science ... Read More

FG to Leverage on Emerging Technology to Strengthen Economy

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2017

  The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, says the ministry will step up efforts to ensure that Nigeria takes advantage of emerging ... Read More

FG Recruits 2,190 Tax officers Under VAIDS – Minister of Finance

Henry Solomon- November 26, 2017

The Federal Government has recruited and trained 2,190 Community Tax Liaison Officers (CTLOs) under the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), says the Minister ... Read More

FG set to organize focused labs to boost economic growth

Tanimu- November 17, 2017

Following the Federal Executive Council’s approval, the Ministry of Budget and National Planning is set to organize focused labs. These labs consist simply in the ... Read More

FG to Provide 100 Wagons to Improve Cargo Haulage – Amaechi

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 30, 2017

The Federal Government says it will procure 100 locomotive wagons to aid the evacuation of goods from the ports by the railway. Transport Minister Chibuike ... Read More

Communication Minister Adebayo Shittu on Emerging Opportunities

Tanimu- October 24, 2017

Edino Justice, Abuja: The ongoing reforms in the ministry of communication is to position the ministry to become the highest revenue contributor to the country’s ... Read More

Bwari Communities in The FCT Get New “Sarkin Bwari”

Henry Solomon- October 24, 2017

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has approved the appointment of Alhaji Awwal Musa Ijakoro as the new ... Read More

World Bank Projects: 18 States to Benefit From $500M

Henry Solomon- October 13, 2017

Mr. Ularamu Ubandoma, the National Coordinator, Rural Access and Mobility Project (RAMP) says 18 more states will benefit from 500 million dollars World Bank assisted ... Read More

FG Calls On Its International Allies To Starve IPOB of Funds

Henry Solomon- October 13, 2017

The Federal Government has appealed to its international partners to proscribe the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and starve it of the funds that gave ... Read More

Federal Government Secures 55,000 Hectares For Grazing Reserves

Henry Solomon- October 12, 2017

The Federal Government said on Thursday that it has secured 55,000 hectares of land from 11 states for the development of pasture and paddocks grazing ... 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

Oil Bidding Rounds: Publicity Mechanism Would Be Activated For Interested Participants – DPR

Henry Solomon- October 2, 2017

The Management of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) said the department will publicize the process to participants and investors if given requisite by the ... 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

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

#NewsInPhoto: Fashola, Shehuri At The Inauguration of SURCON President

Henry Solomon- August 29, 2017

Hon. Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN(middle), Minister of State, Hon. Mustapha Baba Shehuri(4th left), Minister of State, Surv. Suleiman Zarma ... Read More

FAAC Meeting: FG, States, LGs Share N467.8bn In August

Henry Solomon- August 23, 2017

Mrs Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance, said on Tuesday that the Federal Government, states and local governments shared N467.8 billion in August. This indicates a ... Read More

#InPhoto Fashola, Tambuwal, Wike At The Nigerian Bar Association Annual Conference Opening Ceremony

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2017

Minister of Power, Works and Hosuing, Babatunde Fashola, Sokoto state Governor Aminu Tambuwal and Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike were all the opening ceremony of ... Read More

2009 Agreement Saga: Federal Government Appeals To ASUU

Henry Solomon- August 15, 2017

The Federal Government has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its ongoing strike in the universities in the interest of ... Read More

FG Approves New Guidelines For Executing Science, Engineering Projects

Henry Solomon- August 15, 2017

The Federal Government has  approved new policy guidelines for the design and execution of programmes, projects and contracts with science, engineering and technology components. The ... Read More

N47.2b and $487.5M: Again Former Minister of Petroleum Diezani Alison-Madueke

Tanimu- August 9, 2017

N47.2 Billion and $487.5 Million in cash and properties have so far been traced to the former Minister of Petroleum Resources in the Ex-President Goodluck ... Read More