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Disregard Any News Of A New Lockdown By FG – Lai Mohammed

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After re-introducing nationwide lockdown yesterday, the federal government has asked Nigerians to disregard the news. Recall that FG re-introduced a nationwide 12am to 4am curfew...

Kidnapping, Banditry Not Federal Offences In Nigeria – FG

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The federal government says kidnapping and banditry are not federal offences in Nigeria. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed stated this on Tuesday, in...

FG Again Extends NIN Deadline By 8 Weeks

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The Federal Government through the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, has on Tuesday announced the extension of the deadline for the NIN-SIM linkage...

FG Partners Microsoft To Train 5 Million Nigerians In IT

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THE Nigerian government is partnering with Microsoft Corporation to upskill five million citizens over the next three years, as part of initiatives to accelerate...

FG Accuses UK Of Sabotaging Nigeria’s Terrorism Fight By Giving Asylum To IPOB Members

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The Federal Government says the reported decision of the United Kingdom to grant asylum to “persecuted” members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)...

Resident Doctors Suspend Strike, Give FG Four-Week Ultimatum

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The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has suspended its nationwide industrial action. This comes 10 days after the doctors commenced the strike. The President of...

Polytechnics Shut Down As ASUP Begins Indefinite Strike

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The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has commenced an indefinite strike. Anderson Ezeibe, president of the union, announced this at a...

FG Extends NIN-SIM Linkage Until May 6

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The federal government has given a new deadline for NIN-SIM linkage. FG announced it has extended the date from April 6 to May 6, 2021. Minister...

FG Reacts After Court Stopped It From Blocking SIM Cards Not Linked to NIN

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The Federal Government has said it will meet with telecommunication companies to find a way forward after a court ordered the government not to...

Banditry: ‘FG Can’t Secure All Schools’ – Minister Of State For Education

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The Federal Government has said it is not capable of providing security for all the schools in the country. The government urged Nigerians to be...

FG Stops Grants For Youths, Alleges Misappropriation

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The Federal Government of Nigeria has stopped giving grants to youths, instead, they will be giving revolving loans. The Minister of Youth and Sports Development,...

Invite Gumi & Shekau First Before Disturbing Me – Sunday Igboho Tells FG

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Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho, has advised the Federal Government to channel its energy towards arresting Boko Haram leader,...

NASU, SSANU End Strike, Universities To Fully Resume On Monday

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Full academic activities are expected to resume on Monday in all the federal universities in the country as the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities...

FG Begins Nationwide Town Hall Meetings On Insecurity

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National Security Adviser, Major-General Babagana Monguno (Rtd) is to lead a delegation of heads of federal law enforcement, security and intelligence agencies to townhall...

We Are Not Calling Off Strike Now – SSANU, NASU

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The industrial action embarked upon by members of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and...

‘Senseless Move’ – Nigerians Blast FG Over Plan To Replace BVN With NIN

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The plan by the federal government to replace Bank Verification Number with the National Identification Number has been described as senseless. This comes after Nigerians...

IPPIS Is A Scam, FG Deceived Us – NASU Chairman

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Chairman of the University of Lagos chapter of the Non Academic Staff Union of Universities and Allied Institutions, Mr. Kehinde Ajibade, has described the...

FG Disburses ₦123.348bn Grants To States

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A total of ₦123.348billion (USD324.6million) has been given to states by the federal government under its States Fiscal Transparency Accountability and Sustainability (SFTAS) Programme...

FG Increases Electricity Tariff By 50%

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The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, has approved over 50 per cent hike in electricity tariff effective January 1, 2021. The new tarrif hike regime...

FG Reportedly Fails To Honour Pact With ASUU

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Two weeks after suspending their nine-month-old strike, university teachers have accused the Federal Government of reneging on the agreement reached with the Academic Staff...

Allow Nigerians To Carry Arms To Defend Themselves – Sagay Advises FG

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Professor Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), has advised President Muhammadu Buhari and Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to...

FG Sets Up Committee To Fight Hunger In Nigeria

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President Muhammadu Buhari administration has set up a team to address hunger and malnutrition in Nigeria. The presidency, in a statement on Thursday by Laolu...

Yuletide: FG Declares Dec. 25, 28, Jan. 1 Public Holidays

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The Federal Government has declared Friday 25 and Monday 28 December 2020 as well as Friday, January 1, 2021 as public holidays to mark...

ASUU: Universities To Reopen In January 2021 – Ngige

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The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, says the Academic Activities in Nigeria Universities will resume January. He says the negotiations between the...

JUST IN: FG Extends Deadline For NIN Update On SIM Cards

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The deadline for National Identification Number update has been extended. The extension order was given today by the Federal Government. Recall that the NCC had last...