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National Council On Transport Recommends Bans Of Okada Nationwide

National Council On Transport Recommends Bans Of Okada Nationwide

October 25, 2014 - (0) comments

The use of motor-cycles as commercial means of transport in Nigeria, popularly known as “Okada” or “Achaba” may soon be banned throughout the country. This is one of the measures proposed towards adequate provision [...]

Nigeria Fuels Socio-Economic Development By Modernizing Railway System

Nigeria Fuels Socio-Economic Development By Modernizing Railway System

October 25, 2014 - (0) comments

Government contract will fund two standard gauge locomotives   ABUJA, Nigeria—Oct. 24, 2014—Nigeria has intensified its efforts to drive the country’s socio-economic transformation via the revitalization of the nation’s railway system. The Nigerian Government [...]

September 2014 Federation Allocation: FG, States, Lgs Share N603.529 Billion

September 2014 Federation Allocation: FG, States, Lgs Share N603.529 Billion

October 24, 2014 - (0) comments

The Federal, States and Local Governments have shared a total of N603.529 billion as federal allocation for the month of September 2014. From this amount, the Federal Government got N217.771 billion (52.68%); the State [...]

Gas Flaring, Dangerous To Our Health-  Mrs. Laurential Mallam

Gas Flaring, Dangerous To Our Health- Mrs. Laurential Mallam

October 24, 2014 - (0) comments

The Minister of Environment, Mrs. Laurentia Mallam has said that gas flaring is dangerous to our health and socio-economic development of the nation. Mrs. Laurential mallam sated this while receiving the delegation of the [...]

FG To Despatch 506 Volunteers To Liberia, Guinea And Sierra Leone To Help Contain Ebola

FG To Despatch 506 Volunteers To Liberia, Guinea And Sierra Leone To Help Contain Ebola

October 24, 2014 - (0) comments

Preparations are in top gear for the Federal Government to deploy about 506 volunteers to Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone to help these African nations contain the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease. The Minister of [...]

Private sector investments in sugar sector hit N500bn -FG

Private sector investments in sugar sector hit N500bn -FG

October 23, 2014 - (0) comments

…Says imported packaged sugar remains banned   Nigeria has attracted and commenced the implementation of over N500bn private sector investments in the sugar sector under the Nigeria Sugar Master Plan. The Minister of Industry, [...]

Ministry of Education receives new Minister of State

Ministry of Education receives new Minister of State

October 23, 2014 - (0) comments

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has redeployed the former Minister of State 1 for Foreign Affairs, Prof. Viola Adaku  Onwuliri, to Federal Ministry of Education  to replace the immediate past Minister of State for Education, [...]

Malam Shekarau Approves Students Agribusiness Clubs (Sacs) In All Unity Schools

Malam Shekarau Approves Students Agribusiness Clubs (Sacs) In All Unity Schools

October 23, 2014 - (0) comments

The Honourable Minister of Education, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau has advocated for the provision of additional skills for our students aside their areas of specialization in order to further equip them for the future.  He [...]

FG Approves Jet Flight Simulator For NCAT

FG Approves Jet Flight Simulator For NCAT

October 23, 2014 - (0) comments

The federal government has approved the supply and installation of a full Jet-Flight Simulator 5000 Series B737 for the Nigeria College of Aviation Technology, Zaria Minister of Aviation, Osita Chidoka who disclosed this while [...]

Allegations of Right Abuse Require Proper Investigation- President Jonathan

Allegations of Right Abuse Require Proper Investigation- President Jonathan

October 23, 2014 - (0) comments

President Goodluck Jonathan has said that proper investigation is needed to verify the various human rights abuse allegations levelled against Nigerian military and security agencies, which he said is being exaggerated.   Jonathan stated [...]

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