Tag: federal government

Nnamdi Kanu refuses to appear in court in protest against FG

The self-acclimated leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, on Monday, November 14, 2022, refused to appear before a Federal High Court in Abuja in protest…

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Senate President Lawan seeks support for livestock business

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has made a strong case for those engaged in livestock business to be assisted by the Federal government. Lawan made the appeal at…

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Federal Government to Securitise over N20trn Taken from CBN

The Nigerian government has agreed to securities more than N20 trillion in tranches of overdraft advances collected from the Central Bank, the nation’s lender of last resort. The apex bank…

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Buhari Signs Start Up Bill Into Law

Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, announced this on Wednesday following a meeting with President Aso Villa. He revealed that the startup bill, which was passed on July 20, 2022,…

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Nigeria’s Industrial Court In A Ruling Orders University Lecturers To Go Back To Work

The National Industrial Court (NIC) on Wednesday ordered the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off their 7-month-old strike action and go back to work. The Federal Government…

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House of Reps begins meeting with ASUU leadership

The meeting called to resolve the ongoing face-off between the Academic Staff Union of Universities and the Federal Government by the House of Representatives has begun. The Speaker of the…

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Director of FG Agency Dies During A Fight With Female Employee

The North West Zonal Director of the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, Julius Haruna, has died following a clash inside the office with a junior employee of the commission,…

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ASUU Meeting With FG Ends Unresolved, Strike Continues

The meeting between the federal government and the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, ended without an agreement. What this means: As a…

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Beyond proposal, states should just ban okada

  A proposal by the Federal Government to ban the operations of commercial motorcyclists, otherwise called okada riders, across the country is a good idea given Nigeria’s insecurity problem. Unfortunately,…

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FG seeks collaboration with Google cooperation against terrorists

The Federal Government and global Internet company, Google, are collaborating to curb the excesses of subversive YouTube channels being used to spread hate speech and misinformation against Nigeria. The Minister…

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