News - Federal Government

Bayelsa Government Seeks National Assembly’s Intervention In Brass Liquified Natural Gas Project

6 hours ago /

The Bayelsa state government wants the National assembly to intervene in the ongoing construction work at the Brass Liquefied Natural Gas, LNG project,  to attract the needed development in the host communities.

Federal Government Says Its Economic Diversification Programme Has Paid Off

6 hours ago /
Business and Economy  

The presidency says its diversification programme has improved the economy, so much so that the non-oil sector contributed 90.36 %to GDP as against 9.61 % coming from oil earnings.

FG Audit Reform Conforms With Best Practices - AGF

1 day ago /
Nation 

The federal government says it's five-year strategic development road map on audit and financial prudence guidelines to check leakages, is in line with international best practices.

BBOG Marks 1500 Days Of Chibok Girls Captivity

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Bring Back Our Girls Group has expressed disappointment with the federal government, particularly President Muhammadu Buhari for failing in his promise to secure the rescue of the remaining 112 Chibok Girls still in Boko Haram captivity.

Wike Accuses Federal Government Of Trivializing Killings

1 day ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has stated that people are being slaughtered daily across Nigeria because the federal government does not care about the protection of lives and property. 

Amnesty International Accuses Security Agencies Of Sexual Abuse Of Female IDPs

1 day ago /
Nation  Security 

International human rights organisation, amnesty international, has accused Nigerian security agencies of sexually assaulting women in internally displaced persons camps in northeast Nigeria. 

Rights Groups Accuse Amnesty International Of Sabotaging Nigeria’s War Against Terrorism

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian government will have to fully activate the country’s anti-terror laws to prevent people from supporting terrorists under the guise of being non- governmental organizations, NGO’s. 

FG To Launch Infrastructure Fund, Says Osinbajo

1 day ago /
Nation 

Vice President,  Yemi Osinbajo,  says Nigeria has established an infrastructure fund for development.

Osinbajo Assures Benue, Nasarawa Of Peace

1 day ago /
Nation 

The vice president Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government will ensure  peace return to Nasarawa, Benue and other states affected by farmers /Herdsmen clashes which  have killed many in the country.

Catholics In Cross River Seek Protection Against Herdsmen Invasion

2 days ago /
Nation 

The catholic diocese of Calabar in Cross River state has expressed concern over the continuous invasion by Fulani herdsmen in some parts of the state around the border area with Benue state.  

Federal Government Saves Over N200 Billion From Ghost Workers

2 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says over too hundred billion naira has so far been saved by the Nigerian government through the elimination of ghost workers from public service pay rolls.  

NMA Kicks Against JOHESU Strike

2 days ago /
Nation 

There appears no immediate end in sight to the crisis in Nigeria’s health sector as the Nigeria medical association has continued to kick against the joint health sector unions demand for a new salary structure.  

Abia Catholics Match, Pray Against Killings

2 days ago /
Nation 

In Abia State, South East Nigeria, Catholic faithful have held a peaceful procession and prayer session with a call on the Federal Government to put more efforts in securing lives and property of the people.

Kogi Catholics Hold Procession To Condemn Killings

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Kogi Catholic Bishops Conference has condemned killings of innocents people across Nigeria.

Buhari Queries Poor State Of Power Sector Despite Huge Investments

2 days ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has raised questions about the poor state of the Nation's power sector in spite of huge investments in the sector by past administrations in the country. 

Over 492 Persons Killed By Herdsmen In Benue So Far In 2018 – Governor Ortom

2 days ago /
Nation 

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, says over 492 people have been killed by herdsmen since January, 2018.

FG Commissions Erosion Control Project In Abia

3 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has reiterated the Federal Government's commitment towards tackling erosion and flood challenges across the nation in order to improve on the well-being of the people.

Delta APC Faction Holds Congress

3 days ago /
Politics 

Another faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State has conducted its State Congress and elected Eugene Odoh as its Chairman with 731 votes.

15 Federal Agencies Fail To Remit N8.1 Trillion Under Jonathan

3 days ago /
Nation 

Minister of Information Lai Mohammed, says 15 agencies of the federal government failed to remit N8.1 Trillion to the federation account between 2010 and 2015.

CSO Threatens To Sue Striking Health Workers

3 days ago /
Nation 

A legal practitioner and member of a civil society body known as the kingdom human rights foundation international has threatened to commence contempt proceedings against officials of the joint health sector union if they fail to obey an order of court, and resume work.


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