The Federal Government has officially transferred operations of the Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Plant to a Concessionaire, Penstock Limited. Vice President Kashim Shettima disclosed this on Tuesday during the first meeting of the National Council on Privatisation (NCP) for the year 2024 at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. His Senior Special Assistant on...
Commonwealth Secretariat has deployed its state-of-the-art software to enhance transparency in the management of the nation's public debt portfolio of $114.35 billion. The Software which is currently in use in 39 Commonwealth countries, facilitates accurate and timely debt service payment to creditors while allowing governments to monitor their liabilities. The Commonwealth...
The former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Kingsley Moghalu has blamed the current economic crisis in the country on lack of planning before the subsidy removal and the lifestyles of politicians. Prof. Moghalu who disclosed this on his X handle on Monday said, spending around...
The management of Dangote Cement Plc has confirmed the release of two of its trucks that were wrongly intercepted by security agents in Adamawa State. A statement signed by the Group's Chief Branding and Communication Officer, Mr. Anthony Chiejina, and made available to the Press on Monday, stated that the...
In its avowed determination to curb illegal activities at various ports in Nigeria, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has recovered 1,238 bags of Wheat meant for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Kano State, which were diverted from Ibeto Port Terminal in Port-Harcourt. The Force Public Relations Officer, ACP...
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has confirmed the reopening of the Sahad Store in Abuja, which was temporarily shut down due to deceptive pricing on Friday. Ag. Executive Vice Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, FCCPC, Dr. Adamu Abdullahi confirmed the reopening of the store in a statement on Saturday,...
.. As Okocha Leads Ex-Super Eagles Stars Against NNPC Selected Side All is set for the start of the 13th Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd.) Sports Fiesta tomorrow, Sunday, February 18th, 2024 at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja. Mr. Olufemi Soneye, the Chief Corporate Communications Officer of...
...Denies Fraud Allegations The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has disclosed that the Federal Government generated a total sum of N556,738,736 as revenue from the recently conducted e-auction of vehicles and other goods. This was disclosed in a statement issued on Saturday, February 17, 2024, by the Chief Superintendent of Customs, National...
The leadership of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has declared a two-day nationwide protest over the current economic hardship in the country. NLC President, Comrade Joe Ajaero made the declaration during a Press Conference in Abuja on Friday, February 16, 2024. He said, the nationwide protest would take effect from February 27...
President Bola Tinubu has been appointed as the African Union (AU) Champion for Human Resources for Health and Community Health Delivery Partnership. His Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Chief Ajuri Ngelale who disclosed this on Friday, February 16, 2024, said, the appointment was in recognition of his ambitious, innovative,...