FG to EU Mission Election Observers: Your report is jaundiced, we reject it

The federal government has described the report of the European Mission observers in the last general elections as jaundiced and declared it rejected. According to a statement by the special adviser to president Bola Ahmed Tinubu on special duties, communication and strategy, Dele Alake said the report is compromised and not true reflections of the…

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Just- In: Eid-el-Adha: FG Declares Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Wednesday, June 28 and Thursday, June 29 as public holidays for Eid-El-Adha celebrations. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Oluwatoyin Akinlade, disclosed this in a statement on Monday. The statement read, “The Federal Government has declared Wednesday, June 28th and Thursday, June 29th 2023 Public Holidays in commemoration of this…

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FG suspends petrol subsidy removal

The National Economic Council (NEC), presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, has agreed that the removal of petrol subsidy should be suspended temporarily. NEC, however, said all of the preparatory works should continue in consultation with the states and other key stakeholders, including representatives of the incoming administration. The resolution comes just two months to…

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Census to begin May 3, says FG

This year’s National Population and Housing Census is to begin on May 3, the Federal Government has confirmed. A member of the Publicity and Advocacy Committee on 2023 National Population and Housing Census, Dr. Garba Abari, confirmed this when he appeared on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum yesterday in Abuja. He said the…

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FG Declares Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared Monday 26th, Tuesday 27th December 2022 and Monday, 2nd January 2023 as public holidays to mark Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day celebrations respectively. Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government. He felicitates with Christians and all Nigerians at home and…

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Just-In: FG Gives Approval for Lekki International Airport

… Presents Approval letter to Sanwo-Olu The federal government has approved the proposed Lekki International Airport in Lagos. The Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika presented the official letter of approval for the proposed International Airport to Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Sirika presented the letter on Tuesday at the ongoing ninth Ehingbeti Lagos Economic Summit…

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FG Makes U-turn in Order Urging VCs to Reopen Varsities

The Federal Government has made a U-turn in its order urging federal universities Vice-chancellors and pro-chancellors to reopen the federal institutions in the country. The withdrawal order was contained in another circular by the National Universities Commission (NUC), the body that supervises university education in the country. The latest circular marked NUC/ES/138/Vol.64/136 and signed by…

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Just-In: FG asks VCs to reopen universities, resume

The Federal Government has directed Vice-Chancellors of Federal Universities to reopen and resume lectures. The FG gave this directives on Monday through the National Universities Commission (NUC). The letter, addressed to all vice-chancellors; pro-chancellors and chairmen of governing councils of federal universities, was signed by the Director, Finance and Accounts of the NUC, Sam Onazi…

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