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Tinubu Approves $750 Million For Rural Electrification

The Federal Government has approved a $750m World Bank funding for constructing 1,200 mini-grids in rural communities across Nigeria.   Abba Aliyu, the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Rural…

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UPDATE : FG offers N54,000 as new minimum wage but Labour says no deal

The Federal Government proposed a minimum wage of N54,000 for Nigerian workers during Tuesday's ongoing minimum wage negotiation meeting.   According to a high-ranking source within organized labour, the meeting will continue on Wednesday at 4…

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APPLY: FG Launches Portal For Nigerians To Become House Owners

The Renewed Hope Housing Delivery Portal, inaugurated by Minister of Housing and Urban Development Ahmed Dangiwa, opens doors to 100,000 homes across Nigeria.   Accessible via the Renewed Hope Cities…

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FG Reveals First Beneficiaries Of Student Loan Scheme

The Nigeria Education Loan Fund has announced that students in federal tertiary institutions would be the first to access the Students’ Loan portal, which is scheduled to launch formally on…

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One killed, others injured in Kwara, Ekiti communities border dispute

A longstanding land dispute between Eda Oniyo in Ekiti State and neighbouring Obbo Ayegunle in Kwara State escalated into violence, resulting in the death of one person.   The conflict, which occurred…

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Police Deploy Officers as Soldiers and Traders Clash in Abuja Market

Following a disagreement between soldiers and some traders on Saturday, the Federal Capital Territory Police Command sent intelligence operatives to Banex, an electronics and telecoms devices market in Abuja to…

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Makinde appoints Akeem Ige chairman LG pension board, 9 others

Governor Seyi Makinde  has appointed former chairman of Ibadan South-East Local Government and former member of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Akeem Ademola Ige as the chairman of…

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Tax Conference: Sanwo-Olu, Zulum, Amosun, Other Experts Seek Transparent Tax System To Boost Internally Generated Revenues

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State and his counterparts from Sokoto and Borno States have emphasised the need to make the country’s tax system more transparent and accountable to Nigerians…

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Olukoyede to CSOs: Stop Support for Corrupt Elements

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ola Olukoyede, has charged Civil Society Organisations, CSOs, across the country to distance themselves from corrupt elements who advance the…

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Food security: Stakeholders advocate for bio-organic agricultural practices to mitigate ecosystem challenges

Stakeholders have emphasized the necessity of implementing bio-organic agricultural practices in order to reduce the use of chemicals, prevent pests and diseases to increase food security, preserve the health of…

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