Home 2019 October

Monthly Archives: October 2019

Why 2020 budget will perform better than previous years- Buhari’s aide

Ajuri Ngelale, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Public Affairs, has given the assurance that 2020 budget will perform better than the...

Drug Abuse: Buhari meets Marwa’s committee, receives report

President Muhammadu Buhari has received the report of the Presidential Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Drug Abuse at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The advisory...

Another inferno involving petrol tanker hits Onitsha

Less than 48 hours after petrol tanker accident resulted to fire disaster at Upper Iweka and Ochanja areas of Onitsha, another petrol tanker caused...

Federal lawmaker lauds labour, FG for averting strike action

The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Legislative Compliance, Mr Dennis Idahosa, has lauded the Federal Government and organised labour over the peaceful resolution...

Kaduna: Security operatives kill bandit, rescue three farmers

Troops of Operation Thunder Strike have set free three villagers abducted from their farms on Wednesday in Maro village along Kaduna-Abuja highway. The Deputy Director...

Minimum Wage: After three days, FG, labour finally reach agreement

Following three days of negotiations by Government and the Organised Labour on the consequential adjustments of the implementation of the new minimum wage of...

Finance Minister says some public debts yet to be captured

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, has made a disclosure that there are debts owed by states and government...

Corruption: Ex-EFCC boss urges governments to always honour 5 per cent whistle-blower commission

Prof. Abdullahi Shehu, former Director, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) training academy has called on governments and anti-graft agencies to honour the five...

Reps Committee on Power queries N127bn allocation to power sector

The House Committee on Power on Thursday queried the ₦127 billion 2020 budget allocation to the Ministry. The committee, chaired by Rep. Aliyu Dau (APC-Kano),...

FG will not remove subsidy now, Nigerians are facing great hardship- Sylva

The Minister of State for Petroleum, Mr Timipre Silva has assured Nigerians that Buhari's government has no immediate plan to remove fuel subsidy. The minister...