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FEC signs construction of new freight office in Katsina


The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a contract for the construction of a national freight office in Jibia, Katsina state. The approval was granted Wednesday during the meeting of the council which held inside the council chamber of State House Presidential Villa Abuja, chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Briefing State House correspondents, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said ...

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NMRC appoints new executive


As part of rejigging the mortgage sector, Mr. Charles Adeyemi Candide-Johnson SAN, and Mr. Kehinde Ogundimu have been appointed as substantive Chairman and the Managing Director respectively for the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company Plc (NMRC). As part of rejigging the mortgage sector, Mr. Charles Adeyemi Candide-Johnson SAN, and Mr. Kehinde Ogundimu have been appointed as substantive Chairman and the Managing ...

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Gwagwalada women to benefit from NGO’s 500 housing units


A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Women Housing Plan Initiative (WHPI), is to construct 500 housing units which women are expected to benefit from in its new housing scheme project at Machada, near Zuba, in Gwagwalada Area Council. Speaking during the groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, the President of WHPI, Hajiya Binta Ibrahim, said the initiative was aimed at empowering women and families ...

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FG rakes in N45bn from aviation agencies despite poor infrastructure


Revenue generating agencies in the aviation industry remitted over N45 billion to the federal government between 2015 and 2018, amid poor airport infrastructure, absence or obsolete landing aids and inadequate manpower development. These revenue generating agencies include the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), which are mandated ...

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FG focuses on improving public building maintenance

Federal Government

The Federal Government has stepped up efforts to ensure proper maintenance of public buildings across the country. This followed a two-day stakeholder meeting on the Draft National Public Buildings Maintenance Policy organised by the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing (Works and Housing Sector) which began yesterday in Abuja. In his remarks, the Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, ...

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APC Coordinator lauds President Buhari over housing, road projects in Nasarawa


Dr. Tom Ohikere, National Coordinator of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Broom Platform, has commended the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration over the various projects executed in Nasarawa State. Ohikere, who led the platform on a media tour of the state on Tuesday, said the various projects being executed by the APC-led government are of direct bearing on the lives and ...

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Niger Govt expends N190m On Female Hostel

Female hostel

The Niger Government on Monday says the present administration has expended about N190 million on the construction of female hostel at the School of Nursing Bida. The state Commissioner for Health, Mr. Mustapha Jibril, revealed this in Minna that about N150 million was spent on the construction of female hostel and N40 million on fencing the entire institution. According to ...

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Giwa LG invests N300m on projects


Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State is investing more than N300 million on the execution of developmental projects across the different wards of the council. The Secretary of the council, Alhaji Usman Isma’il, disclosed this while explaining the efforts of the local government in touching the lives of the residents. He said the amount would be expended on electrification ...

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Doctors protest NMA’s Alleged Attempt To Extort Them For Building Construction


There is an ongoing war in Nigeria’s health sector. At a time Nigeria is alarmingly running short of medical personnel(Doctors) due to government’s negligence on their welfare, the few ones who have remained behind are being sucked dry. Doctors across the country are allegedly being forcefully made to pay for a building construction. It was gathered that the Nigerian Medical ...

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