Banditry and kidnapping are not federal offence, states including those being controlled by it should be called out instead – FG

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has said that combating banditry and kidnapping are not part of the duties of the federal government. The Minister made the comment while reacting to PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus’s call for President

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FG to review salaries of civil servants and some federal agencies as part of measures to reduce cost of governance

The Federal government says that as part of measures to cut the cost of governance in the country, it has directed the National Salaries, Incomes & Wages Commission (NSIWC) to review salaries of civil servants and some federal agencies. Minister

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FG establishes Centre for Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons

The establishment of the National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons (NCCSALW) has been approved by the federal government. In a statement released on Monday May 3 by the Head, Strategic Communication, Office of the National

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FG Declares Monday Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 3 as public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers Day Celebration. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by the permanent

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Medical Academy in Nigeria Advises FG to shut down airports for two weeks after finding Indian variant of COVID19 in two states:

The Academy of Medicine Specialties in Nigeria has advised the Federal government to shut the country’s international airports for at least two weeks to avoid the third wave of the COVID19 pandemic. In an urgent advisory issued on Sunday, April

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It is Not a fact – FG Replies Governor Obaseki on Printing of N60bn

The federal government has countered Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State’s claim that it printed N50 to N60 billion for states to share in March 2021. Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed denied the claim while

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Criminals Planning Attacks on Airports- FG Raises Alarm

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has raised alarm over planned attacks on airports across the country. According to the regulatory body, it received an alert from the Ministry of Aviation over the planned attacks. In a memo signed

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FG to Grant Amnesty to Inmates who Willingly Return to Prison After They Escaped During The Imo Jailbreak

The Minister of Interior Affairs, Rauf Aregbesola, says the Federal government is willing to grant amnesty to inmates who voluntarily return to prison after they were released during the attack on the Imo state correctional Center on Monday, April 5.

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FG Raises Alarm Over Fake COVID19 Vaccines From China

The Federal Government has raised alarm over three thousand doses of fake COVID19 vaccines sent to Africa from China. The Director of Hospital Services of the Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH), Dr. Adebimpe Adebiyi, made this known in a letter

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