Monthly Archives: December 2018

Buhari, governors meet again over minimum wage

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has resolved to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari again over the issue of new minimum wage ...

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Osinbajo, governors hold extended NEC today

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and state governors will hold an extended session of the National Economic Council (NEC) today (Friday). The session, which will also be ...

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Buhari presents 2019 budget to NASS next week

President Muhammadu Buhari has notified the National Assembly of his intention to ‎lay the 2019 Appropriation Bill on Wednesday next week ...

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Ekweremadu, Lawan lock horns over Senate composition

The Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, on Thursday disagreed with the Majority Leader, Sen. Ahmed Lawan, over the composition of the membership ...

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Buhari appoints Hassan as new Minister of Environment

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a Surveyor, Suleiman Hassan, as the Minister of Environment. Until his appointment on December 13, 2018, Hassan ...

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2019 presidency: SDP nominates Shehu Gabam as Duke’s new running mate

Less than 24 hours after Dr Junaid Mohammed, the running mate to the presidential standard bearer of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Dr Donald Duke, ...

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FG selects private investors for refineries

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said the NNPC has concluded the process for the selection of private sector partners that will rehabilitate the refineries. Hosting ...

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EFCC files 59 charges against Doyin Okupe

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has filed 59 charges against former Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe. ...

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Senate approves $1bn completion fund For Ajaokuta Steel Company

The Senate on Thursday passed a bill seeking to approve the release of the sum of $1 billion from the Federal Government share of Excess ...

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Nigeria hits 31% broadband penetration – NCC

Nigeria’s broadband penetration has hit 30.9 per cent surpassing the 30 per cent recorded before November 2018. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) confirmed the data ...

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