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NO PLAN TO ABSORB N-POWER VOLUNTEERS INTO CIVIL SERVICE -FG

The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, has described as false, the news trending on social media that President Muhammadu Buhari will on June 12 broadcast…

ELECTRICITY: NIGERIA RECORDS 8.101 MILLION MW IN Q4 -NERC

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said that 8.101 million Megawatts (MW) of electricity was generated in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2019. NERC made this known in its…

PRESIDENCY CONFIRMS OKONJO-IWEALA’s NOMINATION BY BUHARI FOR DG WTO

The Presidency on Friday confirmed the nomination of the former Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the economy, Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, by President Muhammadu Buhari for the position of…

BUHARI REAPPOINTS PROF. DANBATTA AS NCC BOSS

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reappointment of Prof Umar Garba Danbatta as Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC. Prof Danbatta who hails from Danbatta local government…

DISCOs FAIL TO REMIT N119.46BN COLLECTTIONS

In the Fourth Quarter of 2019, the 11 electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) failed to remit N119.46 billion to the Market Operator (MO), The Nation learnt on Friday. The energy distributors,…

SEVEN MONTHS AFTER NATION’s REPORT, OYOOYO MINING BOARD

Oyo Governor Seyi Makinde has inaugurated the Nigerian Marble Mining Company Limited, Igbeti, a board saddled with the responsibility of ensuring the state mining sector is revamped. The Governor revealed…

SETTING THE FACTS RIGHT ABOUT THE REVISED 2020 FGN BUDGET By Ben Akabueze

Statutory transfers to UBEC (Basic Education) and BHCPF (Basic Health) are set by LAW at 2% and 1% respectively of the Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF). Therefore, when the Covid-19 pandemic…

AfDB BOARD BACKS ADESINA, AUTHORISES REVIEW OF ETHICS COMMITTEE REPORT

The African Development Bank’s (AfDB) board on Thursday said it stood by an internal investigation by its ethics committee that had cleared its president Akinwumi Adesina of improper conduct. At…

FG TARGETS 5 MILLION JOBS WITH $1.2B SCHEME

The Federal Government is targeting five million jobs with its new agricultural revolution tagged: “The Green Imperative”. It plans to invest some $1.2 billion in the scheme, which has it…

BUHARI NOMINATES OKONJO-IWEALA FOR WTO DG POSITION

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the nomination of Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, former coordinating minister for the economy, for the position of director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), TheCable can…

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