News - Federal Government

Senate Summons Customs CG Over Ban On Fuel Supply

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Senate on Wednesday summoned the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (Rtd), over the recent ban on petroleum products’ supply to border communities.

Federal Government Exposes 1,759 Illegal Mining Sites

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has discovered a total number of 1,759 Illegal mining sites across the country.

Vice President For Railway Plant Today

1 week ago /
Nation 

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo will today perform the ground-breaking of Railway Wagon Assembly Plant in Kajola, Ogun State.

Senate Investigates N5.5bn Kagara Dam Project

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Senate Thursday directed its Committee on Water Resources to investigate the delay in the execution of Kagara Dam project in Niger State.

The Federal Government Announces Monday 11th Public Holiday

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has declared Monday as Public Holiday to mark the 2019 Eid-ul-Mawlud in commemoration of the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad.

Federal Government Starts Social Media Sanitisation, Says Minister

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has said it had begun the process of sanitizing the social media space to prevent it from setting the nation on fire

Federal Government Promise To Support Dangote Refinery

2 weeks ago /
Business and Economy   Nation 

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has said governments across the world will support a project with the likes of Dangote Petroleum Refinery.

The Chinese Government Hands Over 1,000 Digital TV Villages To Nigeria

2 weeks ago /
International News  Nation 

The Chinese government Wednesday handed over 1,000 digital television villages in Nigeria to the Federal Government.

FG Made A Commitment Towards Delivering Rural Electrification Nationwide – Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu

3 weeks ago /
Environment  Nation  Science and Tech 

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, on Monday reassured Nigerians that Federal Government was committed to ensuring effective rural electrification for speedy development.

Assets Forfeiture:Presidential Panel Seals Nwaoboshi's Properties

4 months ago /
Security 

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property has sealed up suspicious assets and properties belonging to Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, located in Warri, Asaba in Delta State, Lagos State and Abuja. 

Vice President Visits PA Fasoranti

4 months ago /

 The Federal Government says it will explore all options, including deploying soldiers on the highways, towards addressing the growing cases of security challenges in Nigeria

Buhari Says Nigeria Is Winning War Against Terror

4 months ago /
Nation 

 President Muhammadu Buhari says the Nigerian Armed Forces and their allies are winning the war against terror.    

FG Spent N900 Billion On Power, Osinbajo Reveals

4 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says the present administration has invested N900 billion in the power sector since its assumption of office in 2015.

Nigeria’s Debt Grows to N24.947tn in Q1

4 months ago /
Business and Economy  

A marginal increase of N560.009 billion, representing 2.3 per cent rise in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019, has pushed Nigeria’s total public debt, comprising the federal government, states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) debt stocks to N24.947 trillion or $ 81.274 billion as at March 31, 2019, according to data from the Debt Management Office (DMO).

FG Now Feeding Almost 10M Pupils In 32 States

4 months ago /
Nation 

The presidency says the Buhari administration’s National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme, now feeds over 9.8 million pupils daily in 32 states as Yobe State joins the programme.

Why Sagay Can’t Comment On FG’s Decision To Drop Goje’s Case

4 months ago /
Nation 

Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, has said that he cannot speak on the decision of the Muhammadu Buhari-led government to drop the prosecution of Gombe Central senator, Danjuma Goje, because he did not have details of the matter.

Taraba Governor, Ishaku Calls RUGA Settlements Colonialism

4 months ago /
Nation 

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has said the Federal Government should cancel RUGA settlements, rather than suspending it.

Osinbajo On Human Capital Development

4 months ago /
Business and Economy  

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has continued to emphasize the firm commitment of the Buhari administration on Human Capital Development, stating that the Federal Government is creating economic opportunities for young people, and ensuring a conducive environment for businesses to thrive in the country.

Appeal Court Reserves Judgment

4 months ago /
Judiciary 

Chairman Police Service Commission, Musiliu Smith wants the Federal government to make police recruitment a continuous one in order to make up for the shortage of police officers in the country.

Ooni, Soyinka Warn Political Leaders Against Ruga

4 months ago /
Politics 

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka have warned Nigerian political leaders to take active steps towards providing solutions to socio-political conflicts that could lead Nigeria to another civil war.


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