FEC Approves N27b For Road Project Linking Ondo, Edo States 

FEC Approves N27b For Road Project Linking Ondo, Edo States 

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N27 billion for the rehabilitation of a 27km road linking Ondo and Edo States.  Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed revealed this to State House correspondents at the end of the...
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FRSC Deploys 800 Patrol Vehicles For ‘Ember Months‘ Campaign 

FRSC Deploys 800 Patrol Vehicles For ‘Ember Months‘ Campaign 

Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has deployed 800 patrol vehicles and 100 ambulances across Nigeria to address possible traffic congestions during the ember months.  FRSC’s acting Corps Marshal, Dauda Biu, said this on Wednesday in Kaduna State while fl...
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FG Approves N580.5m For Armoured Vehicles To Fight Drug War

FG Approves N580.5m For Armoured Vehicles To Fight Drug War

The Federal Executive Council (FEC)has approved N580.5 million for the procurement of four armoured vehicles to fight dangerous and illicit drugs by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).  Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federat...
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FG To Distribute 12,000 Metric Tonnes Of Grains

FG To Distribute 12,000 Metric Tonnes Of Grains

The Federal Government has concluded arrangements to distribute 12,000 metric tonnes of assorted grains to vulnerable Nigerians.  The Director-General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr Mustapha Habib announced this during a visit to Governo...
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Senate Passes Bill To Amend CBN Act For Second Reading

Senate Passes Bill To Amend CBN Act For Second Reading

The Senate on Tuesday at plenary passed for second reading, a bill to amend the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Act.  Leading debate on the general principles of the bill, its sponsor, Sen. Sadiq Umar (APC-Kwara), said the bill was...
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FRSC Deploys 10 Additional Operational Vehicles To Tackle Gridlock In FCT 

FRSC Deploys 10 Additional Operational Vehicles To Tackle Gridlock In FCT 

The Acting Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dauda Biu has directed the immediate deployment of 10 additional operational vehicles to tackle traffic gridlocks in FCT.  A statement issued on Monday  Mr Bisi Kazeem, the Corps Public Educati...
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500,000 Nigerians Await Repatriation From Three Countries

500,000 Nigerians Await Repatriation From Three Countries

Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, Ms Imaan Suleiman-Ibrahim, has disclosed that  500,000 Nigerians are awaiting repatriation in three countries.  Suleiman-Ibrahim told the News Agen...
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FG, States, LGCs Share N673.137b For August

FG, States, LGCs Share N673.137b For August

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC), has shared N673.137 billion with the three tiers of government as federation allocation for August.  This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Phil Abiamuwe-Mowete, the Director (Information/Press) o...
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Shippers’ Council Urges Support To Boost Maritime’s Contribution To GDP

Shippers’ Council Urges Support To Boost Maritime’s Contribution To GDP

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) on Wednesday said the maritime industry required more support to enhance its contribution to the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP).  Mr Emmanuel Jime, Executive Secretary, said this at the Maritime Anti-corrupt...
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Kano Agro-Project Awards N6b Milk centres, Irrigation Contract

Kano Agro-Project Awards N6b Milk centres, Irrigation Contract

Kano State Agro-Pastoral Development Project (KSADP) has awarded N6 billion contract for the construction of irrigation infrastructure and milk collection centres across the state.  The projects would be sited across 16 local government areas of the state, a ...
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Jime Harps On Seamless Trade, Synergy With Airfreight Stakeholders

Jime Harps On Seamless Trade, Synergy With Airfreight Stakeholders

As part of measures to promote seamless trade, the Executive Secretary/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC),  Emmanuel Jime has sought synergy with Airfreight stakeholders. Jime stated this when the President, of the Airfreight Sta...
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Minister: N10b For Local Vaccines Production Intact

Minister: N10b For Local Vaccines Production Intact

The N10 billion earmarked in 2020 by the Federal Government for local production of vaccines, is still intact, Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has said.  The minister gave the assurance on Tuesday in Abuja, during the Ministerial bi-weekly update.....
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Photo News

L-R: United States (US)Ambassador to Nigeria Mary Beth Leonard, US Special Envoy on Climate Change Senator John Kerry, Minister of State Petroleum Resources Chief Timipre Sylva and Group Chief Executive Officer Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited Malla...
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Lekki Deep Seaport: NPA, Shippers Council, Brainstorm On Tariff Structure For Chad, Niger, Others

Lekki Deep Seaport: NPA, Shippers Council, Brainstorm On Tariff Structure For Chad, Niger, Others

As the Lekki Deep Seaport gets set for operations, landlocked countries of Chad, Mali and Niger Republic have indicated an interest in routing their cargoes through Nigeria.    Already, the Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA) and Nigeria Shippers Counci...
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