New SGF Meets The Senate President Solicits For Support

The newly-appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, on Monday paid a courtesy visit to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and leadership of the National Assembly. Mr. Mustapha said the visit was to solicit the support of the Senate in delivering the campaign promises of President Muhammadu Buhari. “As SGF, my responsibility […]

The FCT Might Face Food Crises By Next Year – FAO

A report jointly prepared by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Food Programme (WFP), and the National Programme for Food Security has projected that about 4.8 million Nigerians may face critical food insecurity situations in 16 Northern states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in 2018. The report titled: “Cadre Harmonise for identification […]

Two US Based NGO Join Forces To Empower 300 Youths And Entrepreneurs In Abuja.

Worried about rising unemployment, Technoserve, a United States-based non-governmental organization in partnership with Citi Foundation launched a project to train and support 300 youth entrepreneurs and shop owners in Abuja on Friday. “The organizers came to my shop and explained how the training will increase my expertise in managing my business and making more sales”, […]

Abuja Airport Second Runway Project , A White Elephant – Aviation Stakeholders

Stakeholders in the aviation sector have condemned Federal Government’s plan to give the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, a second runway, saying the project lacks justification, especially in economic terms. Chairman, Senate Committee on Aviation, Adamu Aliero, had during the inspection of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja aerodrome at the weekend, said there was […]

We Are Not Owing Foreign Students In Amnesty Program – FG

Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta/Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Office, says the beneficiaries on the offshore programme abroad have been paid their school fees, upkeeps and other allowances. Boroh disclosed this in a statement by the Director of Information, Amnesty Office, Mr Charles Dafe, on Saturday in Abuja. While debunking the […]

2100 Mobile Policemen Mobilized For Anambra Elections

The Nigeria Police Force has announced the deployment of at least 21,000 policemen to Anambra State for the governorship election taking place on November 18, 2017. The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris told journalists after a meeting with President Buhari at the State House that the Police force is fully ready for the […]

Abuja Kids Receive ICT Training On Animation And Games Invention

Some pupils and students across select schools in Abuja have received training on how they can develop games and produce video animation. At the sessions last week, the promoter, Rachael Ejoke of Starryclassix Limited in Gwarinpa, Abuja told the Daily Trust the imperatives of developing these skills in youth as the practice is growing the […]

Stakeholders Call For Better Housing System For Nigerians Through The ‘Build For Nigeria’ Initiative

Stakeholders in the Education and Housing sector have called for collaborations to address the housing inadequacies in Nigerian Universities and the Nation at large. The Chairman of the Association of Vice chancellors of Nigerian Universities, Professor Debo Adeyewa made this call at a One-Day Dialogue on Pro Poor Public Private Partnership Housing Programme in Abuja […]