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Bayelsa to establish Oil Communities Dev Commission

By Samuel Oyadongha – Yenagoa After years of agitations for a special development commission for oil-producing communities in Bayelsa, the state government has concluded plans to establish an...

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Buhari orders forensic audit of NDDC

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday ordered a forensic audit of the operations of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from 2001 to 2019. President Buhari in state...

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NITDA Tasks MDAs on Consumer Protection

By Emmanuel Elebeke The National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA yesterday called on Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government to show commitment in protecting the inter...

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Half of my cabinet may be women ― Gov Dapo Abiodun

….to prioritize roads, education in 2020 budget James Ogunnaike, Abeokuta Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has promised that women would constitute between 40 and 50 percent of his ca...

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UNICEF spends N2.4bn on Plateau in 5yrs

By Marie-Therese Nanlong The United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF has reiterated its commitment to continue to collaborate with the Plateau State government in tackling problems in educatio...

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Sanwo-Olu appoints Akinajo as first female MD LAMATA

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has appointed Engr. Abimbola Akinajo as the new Managing Director of Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority, LAMATA. LAMATA MD S...

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Inappropriate handling, use of chemicals have never been worse — Minister

Dr Mohammad Abubakar, the Minister of Environment says hazard caused by inappropriate handling and use of chemicals have never been worse than now. Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State Abubak...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     read more →

FG cuts travels, estacodes for ministers, other officials

MDAs to submit, get approval for travel plans Directive to ensure efficiency, curb leakages in govt resources Size of delegations now limited; more officials to travel economy ABUJA — The ...

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EX-SMEDAN DG transferred N9m into my account for 3 lawmakers, witness tells court

A witness told a Federal High Court in Abuja that former Director-General, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Bature Masari, transferred N9m to his bank account fo...

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Our laws inadequate, obsolete to protect girl-child—-Baiyewu

By Gabriel Ewepu The Country Director, Global Rights Nigeria, Abiodun Baiyewu, in this interview on commemoration of 2019 International Day of the Girl Child on October 11, raised concerns about th...

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