The Federal Government, on Wednesday, granted Nigerian citizenship to 335 foreigners, who had earlier applied. Of the number, 245 persons were granted citizenship by naturalisation while 90 were granted citizenship by registration. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazzau, disclosed this to State House correspondents after a meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by […]

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The House of Representatives plan to focus on polices that will help take the country out of recession in 2017, Speaker Yakubu Dogara said on Tuesday. The speaker stated this when he welcomed his colleagues from the 2016 Christmas holiday. “My honourable colleagues, the economy must be our central focus in 2017,” Mr. Dogara said. […]

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The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the closure of Abuja airport terminal for of six weeks. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, told state house correspondents after the FEC meeting that the decision to shut the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja was approved by the council so the runway could be repaired. The Minister […]

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The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the closure of Abuja airport for of six weeks. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, told state house correspondents after the FEC meeting that the decision to shut the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja was approved by the council so the runway could be repaired. The Minister also […]

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All federal government agencies that had problems with their salaries and applied to National Assembly, are likely to get increment in their budgetary allocation. This was revealed by the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun while fielding questions from State House Correspondents at the end of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting at the presidential Villa. […]

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The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has revealed that the newly introduced whistleblower policy will not apply to state and local governments. The Minister disclosed this to State House reporters after the Federal Executive Council meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. According to her, “If there is a voluntary return of stolen or concealed public […]

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The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has revealed that the newly introduced whistleblower policy will not apply to state and local governments. The Minister disclosed this to State House reporters after the Federal Executive Council meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. According to her, “If there is a voluntary return of stolen or concealed public […]

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the Ministry of Finance Whistle-blowing Programme that would reward individuals who give government genuine information on stolen or concealed funds. They would receive between 2.5 percent and five per cent of the funds when recovered. The programme is to encourage anyone with information about a violation, misconduct or […]

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The Federal Government yesterday announced a policy, which offers a five percent financial reward to any whistle blower whose information leads to recovery ‎of looted funds and other monies obtained through fraudulent means. Tagged ‘Whistle Blowing Programme,’ it is aimed at encouraging anyone with information about a violation, misconduct or improper activity that impacts negatively […]

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The minister of power, works and housing, Babatunde Fashola has explained factors behind the failed implementation of the N325m contract by the immediate past administration for rebuilding the second Niger bridge. He divulged these revelations during the Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday in Abuja. The Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, approved that the Ministry […]

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