Tag: FG

Debts, salaries take 52.6% as FG budgets N13.08tn for 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari , laying the 2021 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly in Abuja on Thursday (8/10/20). Photo: Olatunji Obasa Govt  plans N4.28tn new borrowings,…

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ACF tells FG: Boko Haram governor: Don’t sweep Mailafia’s allegations under the carpet

The pan-northern socio-political organisation, the Arewa Consultative Forum, on Thursday, advised government not to sweep recent allegations by a former Central Bank of Nigeria Deputy Governor, Dr Obadia Mailafia, under…

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PPMC increases fuel pump price to N138.62 per litre,Kerosene to sell at N160

Petroleum Products Marketing Company, PPMC, a subsidiary of the NNPC has increased the retail pump price for petrol to N138.62 for August. The PPMC announced this in a statement viewed by Nairametrics…

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FG earmarks N4.28tn loan for N12.66tn 2021 budget

The Federal Government has proposed N12.66tn as aggregate expenditure for the 2021 fiscal year on a deficit of N5.16tn. It would be partly financed by a total loan package of…

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FG:Third Mainland Bridge closes midnight Friday

The Federal Government says the partial closure of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State begins from Friday midnight July 24, 2020 to January 23, 2021. The Minister of Works…

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Airlines Anticipate FG Support ,as intervention commences next January

Domestic airlines have completed the necessary documentation for loan request at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), which the apex bank is offering to the airlines at five per cent…

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P&ID bribed govt officials to secure contract,Nigerian Government tells UK court

  British firm, the Process and Industrial Developments, bribed government officials to secure its 20-year gas supply purchasing agreement, Nigeria’s legal representative, Mark Howard, has told a UK court. Howard…

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FG releases guidelines for schools’ resumption

Federal Government has released guidelines ahead of the planned resumption of schools at every level in the country but failed to disclose the dates. The guidelines outlined actions, measures and…

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For out-of-school children,FG seeks World Bank’s assistance

    The Federal Government has called on the World Bank to assist Nigeria in reducing the number of out-of-school children from 10 to 5 million by the year 2023.…

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FG to shutdown third mainland bridge for six months

The Federal Government has disclosed its plans to shut the Third Mainland Bridge for six months effective from Friday, July 24. Olukayode Popoola, Federal Controller of Works in Lagos state …

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