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We Are Closing In On Dapchi Schoolgirls, Says FG

File photo   The Federal Government has assured Nigerians that all the Dapchi schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram terrorists will soon regain their freedom, as the military is already closing in on them. The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, gave

Dapchi Abduction: Change Female Boarding Systems To Day Schools, Group Tells FG

  A Christian group in Niger State has asked the Federal Government to consider changing all boarding schools in the northeast especially the female schools to day schools. In the same vein, the group called for community policing as a

F.G Commences Construction Of Kazaure Water Project In Jigawa

http://www.water-technology.net   The Federal Government has kick-started the construction of N3.7 billion Kazaure water supply project in Kazaure Local Government Area of Jigawa state. The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, who commissioned the project on said that the gesture

Assets Declaration: Supreme Court Adjourns Appeals By Saraki, FG Indefinitely

Senate President Bukola Saraki   The Supreme Court has indefinitely adjourned hearing in the appeals filed by the Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Federal Government challenging the decision of the Court of Appeal in the trial of the Senate

Declare Herdsmen Terrorists, Soyinka Tells FG

  Professor Wole Soyinka has asked the Federal Government to declare as terrorists, herdsmen responsible for attacks in states across the country. The Nobel Laurette said this on Thursday while addressing an audience during the Ripples Nigeria Dialogue holding in

Contaminated Water: FG Agrees To Publish Details Of Projects, Spending

http://www.water-technology.net   The Federal Government has agreed to publish details of spending and locations of projects on water and sanitation between 2010—2016, as well as details of allocations to the 36 states of the federation. This was indicated in a

FG To Employ Over 200,000 Youths In Niger Delta

File photo: Yemi Osinbajo   Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has revealed plans by the Federal Government to employ at least 200,000 youths in the Niger Delta region. Professor Osinbajo made the disclosure at a meeting of the Niger Delta Inter-Ministerial

Find Lasting Solution To ‘Senseless Killings,’ Obasanjo Tells FG

  Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday asked the Federal Government to find a lasting solution to the continued attacks by suspected herdsmen in the nation. Describing the incessant killings as ‘senseless,’ the former President said the Federal Government must

FG Begins Payment Of Monthly Stipend To Vulnerable Nigerians In Kaduna

Mr Hassan Mahmud   The Federal Government has commenced the payment of N5,000 monthly stipend to at least 10,000 poorest and vulnerable persons in Kaduna State. Commissioner for Rural and Community Development in the state, Mr Hassan Mahmud, announced this

Missing Schoolgirls: DIG Relocates To Yobe As FG Intensifies Rescue Efforts

    The Nigeria Police has deployed the Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of operations, Habila Joshak, to Yobe state as part of efforts to rescue the missing Dapchi schoolgirls. This follows President Mohammed Buhari’s directive for security

FG Orders Complete Audit Of Dana Airline

File Photo   Few weeks after the Dana Airline overshot its runway in Port Harcourt, the Federal Government has ordered a full audit of its operations. The aircraft with registration number 9J0363, flying from Abuja to Port Harcourt airport had overshot

Wike Accuses FG Of Neglecting Rivers State

  Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has taken a swipe at the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government for what he has described as ‘neglect” of the state for three years since assuming office. Wike also took a swipe

FG Decries Lack Of Proper Data On Agricultural Produce

  The Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Heineken Lokpobiri, has said that foreign investors, who are interested in doing business in Nigeria, are having a cold feeet because of lack of data. The minister gave the explanation

FG Extends Search For Dapchi Schoolgirls To Neighbouring Countries

One of the dormitory in Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, Yobe State. The Federal Government on Friday said it has extended the search for the 110 girls who were abducted from the Government Girls Science and Technical