The Governor of Kebbi State, Abubakar Bagudu said if agriculture is properly funded, Nigeria will be sufficient in rice production and be able to compete with other countries. He said this during a press briefing organised by the Nigeria Governors’ Forum in Abuja on Thursday. Bagudu said billions of US Dollars is needed to fund […]

Read more

President, Nigerian Society of Engineers, Otis Anyaeji said Lack of access to reliable energy supply in rural areas has been a major challenge that has undermine the economic activities thereby denying Small and Medium Enterprises SMEs access to flourish. Speaking at a press conference to mark 2016 Engineering Week, the president also noted that African […]

Read more

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has said that the commission was collaborating with stakeholders to build a consensual strategy that would guarantee quality life for the people of the Niger Delta region.    The Managing Director Designate of the Commission, Mr. Nsima Ekere who was a guest speaker at the fifth edition of the […]

Read more

Power Failure: Nigeria to move to Nuclear power – NNRA Chief (732)

Read more

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday inaugurated new boards for National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA) and Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) in Abuja. During the inauguration, the president charged the boards to advise the minister and corporation’s management on the most effective ways Nigeria can get value from their assets. […]

Read more

In 2005 Nigeria joined the Islamic Development Bank Group (IDB), thereby making history as the 56th member country. To further strengthen the ties between the IDB and the Nigerian Government, the IDB has set up an office in the Federal Capital Territory. Speaking at the inauguration of the office on 22nd August 2016, the Minister […]

Read more

The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Kayode Fayemi said citizens should hold their leaders accountable so that the leaders won’t see themselves as overlords. He made the statement at The West African Civil Society Forum (WASCOF) which held in Abuja on Monday. Fayemi said it is imperative for citizens to know their rights and ensure […]

Read more

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, on Tuesday explained that the Federal Government opted for a conservative borrowing plan to fund the critical sectors of the economy and to ensure that future generation is not saddled with the burden of debt payment. The Minister, who described borrowing as inevitable in view of the current realities […]

Read more
Page 1 of 1512345...10...Last »