Tag: Ministry

Humanitarian Affairs Ministry to Partner USAID, World Bank on Women programmes

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2020

Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, says the ministry will partner USAID and the World Bank to finance ... Read More

Akpabio Inaugurates Committee to Oversee NDDC

Henry Solomon- October 29, 2019

Minister of Niger Delta, Godswill Akpabio has inaugurated a 3-Man interim Committee to oversee the NDDC while the Forensic Audit is going on. The Committee ... Read More

FG to Commence AI of Cows to Boost Milk Production

Henry Solomon- June 18, 2018

The Federal Government says it will commence artificial insemination of cattle at its different research institutes and centres to aid multiplication of cows and increase ... Read More

Cholera Outbreak Extends to Two More LGAs in Adamawa – Ministry of Health

Henry Solomon- June 4, 2018

The cholera outbreak in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of Adamawa has extended to Hong and Maiha local governments in the state. ... Read More

Aliyu Adnan Appointed as Acting Head of NASENI

Henry Solomon- April 29, 2018

The Federal Government has appointed Dr. Aliyu Maje Adnan as the Acting Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure ... Read More

Smart Cities in Nigeria, An Achievable Initiative – FG

Henry Solomon- April 12, 2018

The Federal Government says it is committed to its plan to create smart cities in the country, saying Nigerians should not be pessimistic about the ... Read More

Federal Government Vows to Complete National Library in Abuja

Henry Solomon- April 10, 2018

The Federal Government has pledged to relocate the National Library of Nigeria (NLN) to its permanent site in Abuja. The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu ... Read More

Less-privileged, Widows Empowered as RCCG ‘First Born Family’ Turns 30

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2018

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) on Sunday empowered 98 less-privileged persons and 30 widows as the ‘first born family’ of the church turned ... Read More

Ministry of Sports Releases Time Table for Commonwealth Games

Tanimu- March 14, 2018

Nneka Anibeze, Abuja: The Ministry of Youth and Sports has rolled out a timeline for the 10 participating National Sports Federations ahead of the XXI ... 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

In 2 Years, Kebbi Government Has Generated N6.4bn IGR – State Official

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2017

The Kebbi Government, on Wednesday said it would review its tax policy to raise its internal revenue collection from the “meager” N6.4 billion it generated ... Read More

Patenting Key To Commercialization Of Intellectual Property

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2017

NOTAP presents Certificates of Patenting to Government Agencies   Now, at this time of the National Life when diversification is being encouraged to grow the ... Read More

Ministry of Finance Release Details of 2016 Budget As It Closes

Tanimu- May 11, 2017

Salisu Dambatta, Abuja: As the 2016 budget closes, Federal Ministry of Finance has released details of the N1.2 trillion capital releases made. In line with ... Read More

Sports Ministry Refunds Mikel Obi’s $4,600

admin- August 15, 2016

The Ministry of Youth and Sports has refunded to Captain Mikel Obi the $4,600 he paid for the team in São Paulo on their way ... Read More

Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) To Undergo Major Reforms

Suleiman Idris- May 31, 2016

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Director General, Dr.Dakuku Peterside says the agency will undergo major reforms in the next one year to ... Read More

Ministry To Install Automated Device To Verify Minerals – Kayode Fayemi

Henry Solomon- May 26, 2016

Dr Kayode Fayemi, the Minister of Solid Minerals Development, says the ministry is planning to install automated device to enable investors verify minerals available in ... Read More

FG Orders Invocation of “No Work No Pay”

Henry Solomon- May 18, 2016

The Federal Government has directed the invocation of statutory provision of “no work no pay” on any worker who joined the strike called by the ... Read More

‘Budget of Change’ To Fulfill Government’s Part In The Social Contract – Buhari

Henry Solomon- May 7, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday signed the 2016 Appropriation Bill of N6.06 trillion into law with an oil benchmark of $38 dollars per barrel. The ... Read More

Federal Government Already Planning For The 2017 Budget

Henry Solomon- April 29, 2016

The Ministry of Budget and National Planning has said that it has started preparation of the 2017 budget to enhance economic development. Hajia Zainab Ahmed, ... Read More