Engr. Emmanuel Katepa Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has recorded great improvement in its monthly revenue collection from N6 billion recorded in 2019 to over N9bn in late 2020 despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Engr. Emmanuel Katepa, a shareholder in AEDC and CEO of KANN Utility Ltd, the investment firm of the...
The President, Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI),  Dr. Al-Mujtaba Abubakar has commended the initiative of the Federal Government to set up agro-processing zones across the country with seven billed to take off very soon. Dr. Al-Mujtaba Abubakar in a statement said, the policy action was a timely response to the push...
The gas development and commercialization programme of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) received a boost Thursday with the execution of the Oil Mining Lease (OML) 143 Gas Development Agreement (GDA) by the NNPC and its partner, Sterling Oil Exploration and Production Company (SEEPCO). A statement by the Group General...
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed has advocated stronger and well-defined partnership between the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) and the Federal Government, represented by the Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning. Mrs Ahmed spoke in her remarks at the Presentation of the...
Young persons in Nigeria and Cameroon have revealed how they started their own organizations after attending the annual Youth Organizing School (YOS) organized by Yiaga Africa. They revealed this during an experience-sharing session at the ongoing YOS 2021, which kicked off on 15th April 2021. Every year, with support from the...
The Federal Government has flagged off the distribution of food items donated to the Internally Displaced Persons, (IDPs) in Borno State by Saudi Arabia. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Hadiza Farouq flagged-off the distribution. The items were for donation to 3,972 households of IDPs, from the...
Nasarawa State governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has appealed to the Federal Government, to further complete equipping the Nasarawa State Infectious Disease, Diagnosis and Research Centre, with state-of-the-art facilities. Engineer Sule made the appeal during the town hall meeting on COVID-19 vaccination, organized by the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19, in...
The Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) Mallam Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi has said that warfare was no longer physical, therefore imperative for the Nigerian Army to embrace and adopt 21st century military infrastructures and technology in enhancing National Security. The Director General made this call when...
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has increased the daily supply of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) across the country from 550 trucks to 1,661 trucks to combat the build up of fuel queues in some parts of the country. A statement by the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division,...
The National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA) has distributed relief materials to persons affected by banditry in two local government areas in Sokoto State. The affected local gvernment areas.are Goronyo and Rabah . The distributed items included clothing, detergents and other household materials. NEMA said that the distribution of the items was approved...