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Federal Government sets timeline to put Onitsha River Port to use

Kindly Share This Story: By Chimaobi Nwaiwu The Federal Government has taken a more pragmatic approach towards making the Onitsha River Port functional, saying that in no distant time it will be fu...

Mon Feb 24th, 2020     read more →

Nigeria to overhaul N-Power, other NSIPs

The Nigerian government has said it will overhaul the N-Power scheme, school feeding programme and other projects under the National Social Investment Programmes (NSIPs). “All present process...

Mon Feb 24th, 2020     read more →

Lagos government inspects ongoing clearance, dredging of drainage channels, canals

Sanwo-Olu. Photo: TWITTER/JIDESANWOOLUThe Lagos State Government over the weekend inspected some ongoing drainage clearance and dredging projects across the state to ensure a flood-free Lagos. Mr ...

Sun Feb 23rd, 2020     read more →

Borrowing from pension fund could compromise scheme, erode confidence — Workers

On Tuesday, December 31, the African Development Bank (AfDB) openly endorsed the idea of African countries spending part of their pension funds on infrastructure development. President of the AfDB,...

Sun Feb 23rd, 2020     read more →

Repatriated funds’ll be utilized as agreed ― Presidency

Kindly Share This Story:President Muhammadu Buhari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru The Presidency, on Friday, said that all the repatriated funds to the country have been earmarked for identified critical p...

Sat Feb 22nd, 2020     read more →

Delta earmarks $1 Billion for carbon neutral Airline Project

From March 1, 2020, Delta Air Lines is committing $1 billion over the next 10 years on its journey to mitigate all emissions from its global business, going forward. The airline will invest in dri...

Sat Feb 22nd, 2020     read more →

Edo 2020: EU tasks politicians on restraint in quests for power

Mr Ketil Karlsen, European Union Ambassador to Nigeria, has urged politicians to show restraints in their quest for power. Karlsen gave the advice on Thursday in Benin during a visit to Chief Dan O...

Thu Feb 20th, 2020     read more →

Buhari sacks NDDC Acting MD

Kindly Share This Story:—Appoints Varsity Don As MD President Muhammadu Buhari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof. Kemebradikum...

Thu Feb 20th, 2020     read more →

World Bank approves Nigeria’s identity project, five others

A biometric capturing tool. Source: India Today • Projects estimate worth $2.2 billion, targets economic development Nigeria’s digital identity ecosystem project, along with five others...

Thu Feb 20th, 2020     read more →

World Bank approves over N700 billion to tackle "extreme poverty" in Nigeria

The World Bank has approved six projects worth about $2.2 billion to support Nigerian human capital and economic development in 2020. “Nigeria is central to the World Bank Group’s missi...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     read more →