Tag Archives: FG

FG Vows To End Killings, Says ‘Every Nigerian Life Matters’

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo (file)   The Federal Government is committed to addressing the nation’s security challenges and ensuring that the perpetrators of killings in parts of the country are brought to justice. Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said this on Tuesday

FG To Increase NYSC Allowance

  The Federal Government has said that soon, allowances for members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) will be increased. The NYSC Director General, Brigadier General Suleiman Kazaure, reiterated this on Saturday while addressing the 2018 Batch ‘B’ corps

Saraki, Ekweremadu Accuse FG Of Plot To Implicate Them In NASS Blockade

(File) Senate President Bukola Saraki and Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu at the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja.   The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and his Deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, have accused the Federal Government of

Oil theft: 10 bag 12 years, forfeit ship to FG

Oladimeji Ramon The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday convicted and jailed 10 men for 12 years for dealing in 200 metric tons of petroleum product without lawful authority. The men were convicted alongside their vessel, MV Peace. Justice

FG Is More Than Mindful About Wave Of Killings – SGF

Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha   The Federal Government says it is not unmindful of the trend of killings in the country, especially as a result of the crisis between herdsmen and farmers. Secretary to

Security: Okowa Urges Private Business Owners To Partner FG

File photo of Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa.   Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has called on individuals and private business owners to partner with the Federal Government to successfully tackle security challenges in the country. Okowa while inaugurating the Eagle-Net

Respect Rights Of Nigerians, Ekweremadu Tells FG

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has asked the Federal Government to respect the rights of Nigerians, so that the rule of law, equity and justice will prevail. Ekweremadu stated this on Saturday while speaking

FG Will Partner With Google, Others To Boost Internet Connectivity – Osinbajo

File photo: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo   The Federal Government will work with Google and other technology companies in the country to ensure that Nigerians have improved access to the Internet. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said this in Lagos on

Apapa Gridlock: Revive Ports In Other States, Ambode Tells FG

File photo: Akinwunmi Ambode   The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has asked the Federal  Government to do everything within its powers to revive existing Ports in other States of the federation. He said that this will solve the

FG Launches Trafficking Probe As Nigerians Stranded In Russia Return

  The Federal Government says it will investigate suspected human trafficking in the case of the 155 Nigerian football fans who got stranded in Russia after the World Cup tournament. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, revealed this to reporters

FG Disburses N668.898b For May Despite FAAC Deadlock

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun (file)   The Federal Government has disbursed N668.898 billion to the three tiers of government for the month of May, despite the impasse in the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC). Director of Information at the

FG Orders AGF To Fast-track Decongestion Of Prisons In Nigeria

File Photo   The Federal Government has directed the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, (AGF), Abubakar Malami to fast-track the decongestion of prisons and set up a stakeholders committee to that effect. The call comes after

Flood: Change The Habits Of Blocking Drainages, FG Tells Nigerians

(File) Vice President Yemi Osinbajo   The Federal Government has appealed to Nigerians, especially those living in flood-prone areas to stop blocking drainages to enhance the flow of water. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo made the plea in a statement on Thursday