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Nigeria’s Greatness Lies in its Diversity-VP Osinbajo

Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Vice President April 19, 2017/Press Release “A lot of those who say we are better divided as a nation, don’t understand that the greatness of this country lies first in its diversity and then in the size of the country”, says Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, ...

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2018 Census To Cost Nigeria N272bn- NPC

The Director-General of the National Population Commission (NPC), Dr Ghaji Bello , has said that the proposed 2018 National Population Census  will cost an estimated N272 billion. He disclosed this in New York, the United States (U.S.) that the Federal Government was expected to fund the exercise by only 51 per ...

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Seven Dead As Multiple Bomb Blasts Rock Maiduguri

Nema Officials at the blast scene Seven people are said to have died, following multiple explosions in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital. It was gathered that the blasts occurred early on Wednesday morning at an Internally Displaced Persons camp located at Muna garage. Nema Official at the scene of the ...

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FG releases economic recovery plan

The Federal Government has released the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) which unveils a road map for Nigeria’s economic recovery, growth and sustainable development. This was according to a statement issued on Tuesday by the Media Adviser to the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Akpandem James. According to ...

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Why North Is Opposed To Restructuring -Atiku

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has renewed his call for restructuring, saying he understands why many of those calling for restructuring are from the south, while the bulk of the opposition to it comes from the north. Speaking at an annual public lecture at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, on Monday, ...

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FG tracks assets held by MDAs, creates assets register

Kemi.Adeosun       The Federal Government has launched an Asset Tracking and Management Project (ATMProject), through which for the first time, the Government would be able to locate, identify, assess and evaluate all its moveable and immoveable assets, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has announced. Similarly, a ...

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FG Regulatory Agencies Must Act as Agents of Change-Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Acting President     *NAFDAC,SON Now to Grant Licenses, Approvals within Stated Time Limits It is the role of government’s regulatory agencies to act as catalysts of beneficial change and to take responsibility for facilitating businesses in the country, according to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. “We ...

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Osinbajo not performing better than Buhari-Presidency

The Presidency has condenmef claim making the roads that the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has been performing better than President Muhammadu Buhari since he took over as acting president. It said Osinbajo still consults with Buhari on major national issues on a regular basis. The Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Babafemi ...

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Osinbajo Says is Time for Nigeria to Deepen Relationship with US

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN         *Receives Commander of US-Africa Command  *US Ambassador says Nigeria can change the world The time has come for both Nigeria and the United States to deepen the long-standing relationship between the countries based on mutual trust, according to Nigeria’s Acting President ...

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WHY LAGOS NEEDS NEW WASTE MANAGEMENT POLICY- AMBODE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday underscored the need for the State to evolve a new waste management policy that would not only be befitting for a mega city State but ensure that the State remains clean and safe for healthy living. The Governor, who spoke at a ...

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