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Osun Govt Postpones First Western Region Youth Summit

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola The Osun State government on Monday announced the postponement of the first edition of Western Nigeria Regional Youth Summit scheduled to hold in Osogbo this week, citing the need for effective participation from Yorubas in

Edo Govt Promises To Clear Pension Debts By 2018

File photo The Edo state government has promised to clear all outstanding pension debts before the end of the year 2018 with or without the Paris club refunds. The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, said the state government has paid

Yobe Govt To Reconstruct At Least Five Schools In 2018

File photo The Yobe State government will approve the complete reconstruction of at least five schools in its 2018 fiscal year, in addition to the ongoing reconstruction of dilapidated schools in the state. Governor Ibrahim Gaidam said this on Friday

Govt Begins Sale Of Entry Forms Into Ogun Public Service

Ogun State government says it has approved the sale of 2018 public service entry examination forms since Wednesday, November 29. According to a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ogun State Civil Service Commission, Mrs Amope Chokor, this is in

CodeLagos: Govt seeks private sector’s help

Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government has urged the private sector to support the move to make coding education accessible to Lagosians. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh, stated this on Wednesday during the inauguration

FG Partners Swiss Govt For Repatriation Of $321m

The Federal Government says it working on an agreement to recover $321million in collaboration with the Swiss government. This was disclosed to State House reporters during a press conference on Wednesday after the Federal Executive Council meeting which held at

Benue Govt Official Bans Open Grazing

The Benue State government has officially effected its ban on open grazing throughout the state. It will be recalled that Governor Samuel Ortom on May 22, signed the anti-open grazing and anti-kidnapping, abduction, cultism and terrorism bills into law. Ortom

Delta Govt Begins ‘Operation Remedy’ To Manage Outdoor Adverts

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa In order to explore opportunities in Outdoor Advertising and increase its revenue base, the Delta State government has flagged off ‘Operation Remedy’. The initiative according to the Managing Director of the Delta State Signage and

Katsina Govt Promises To Empower Less Privileged Women

The Katsina State government has restated its commitment to assist the less privileged women in the state to become self-reliant. The governor, Aminu Bello Masari, made this known while disbursing financial support to the less privileged women amidst patients drawn

BREAKING: Kogi Govt Bans Unionism In State-Owned Tertiary Institutions

File photo: Yahaya Bello Kogi State government has banned the activities of the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Trade Unions of Tertiary Institutions and all forms of unionism in the state-owned tertiary institutions. The government made the announcement in a statement

NAICOM, Kaduna Govt. to collaborate on compulsory insurance

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna The National Insurance Commission (NACOM) is seeking collaboration with the Kaduna State Government to facilitate the adoption of compulsory insurance policies in the state. The Commissioner for Insurance of NAICOM, Mr Mohammed Kari, made disclosure

Federal Govt grants tax reliefs to TStv Africa

Telecom Tower The Federal Government has granted a 3-year tax relief to the newly inaugurated Pay TV operator in the country, TStv Africa, as well as tax free dividends to all investors in the company. The Minister of Information and

Imo Govt Commences Payment Of Six Months Pensions In Full, Reverses Slash

The Imo state government has commenced the payment of 6-months pension arrears owed to pensioners in the state. During the official handing over of Cheques to the pensioners, the Imo state Governor Rochas Okorocha said that the government has also

Enugu Govt Empowers 100 Traders

The Enugu State Government has empowered about 100 traders in Orie Emene market with N50,000 each to help improve their businesses and standard of living. The 100 lucky traders who benefited from the 7th Open Raffle Draw of Enugu state