News - Federal Government

INEC Reviews Challenges Of 2019 Elections

8 hours ago /
Nation 

As the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC reviews its activities in the just concluded 2019 general elections, the commission says there were numerous challenges during the exercise.

Apapa Gridlock: Container Falls On Two Vehicles

16 hours ago /
Nation 

At least two cars were destroyed after a container fell on them around Tin Can Island port in Apapa, Lagos, on Saturday.

Fed. Govt. Extends Work of Presidential Task Force On Apapa Gridlock By Two Weeks.

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has extended by two weeks, the time given the Presidential Taskforce on the Apapa traffic gridlock to resolve the matter following a request for an extension by members of the task force and other stakeholders.

House Of Reps Constitutes Three Ad hoc Committees

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has directed the clerk of the House to notify the President, the Senate and the Secretary to the Federal Government that the House has been properly constituted and is ready to receive communications.

Sanwo-Olu Swears In Acting Chief Judge For Lagos

3 days ago /
Nation 

In a bid to fulfill his campaign promises of fairness and justice to all residents of Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to uphold the principle of inclusiveness. 

NDDC Reaffirms Commitment To Sustainable Regional Development

3 days ago /
Business and Economy  

The Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Professor Nelson Brambaifa says the commission will work closely with Niger Deltans in order to achieve sustainable regional development.

June 12 Democracy Day Marked In Ondo

4 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerian Leaders have been urged to use the celebration of June 12 as Democracy Day to reflect on building young Nigerians for better Future for the country.

Borno Gov. Zulu, Hails June 12 Democracy Day

4 days ago /
Nation 

Borno State government has applauded the wisdom that informed the decision of the Federal government to designate June 12th as ‘Democracy Day’.

June 12: Clergymen Charge Political Class On Genuine Representation

4 days ago /
Nation 

As Nigeria marked the inaugural edition of Democracy Day on June 12, religious leaders in Abuja have called for a political class that can genuinely represent the interest of the people.

Reflections On Nigeria’s 20 Years Of Democracy

5 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s twenty years of democratic experience came under scrutiny in Abuja on Tuesday as Nigeria’s popular columnist Mahmood Jega identified state electoral commissions as the sick bay of the fourth republic.

NBC, BON Hold Strategic Meeting

5 days ago /
Nation 

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, says it will speed up the digitization process in the country as soon as funds are released.

Buhari Assents To Act Making June 12 Official Democracy Day

6 days ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday assented to an Act making June 12 as official Democracy day. The Act also specifies that June 12 now replaces May 29 which was introduced in 1999 as the official democracy day. The date will also be recognized as a National Public holiday by the Federal government.

Jurists, Lawyers Advocate Better Conditions Of Service For Judges

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has been called upon to look into the working conditions of Nigerian judges to enable them to comply with the Code of Conduct and Ethics.

FG Declares June 12 Public Holiday

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has declared Wednesday, June 12, 2019, as public holiday to mark Democracy Day celebration.

FG To Improve Domestic, Industrial Utilisation Of LPG

1 week ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s Vice President,  Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government through a range of interventions and policy implementation will significantly improve domestic and industrial utilisation of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, in the country.

NLC Condemns AIT And Raypower Closure

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, says it is disturbed by the sudden suspension of the broadcast licences of DAAR Communications Plc, African Independent Television (AIT) and Raypower radio.

Daar Communications Media Briefing On NBC' Intimidation

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Founder and Chairman Emeritus of l Nigeria and efforts by the All Progressive Congress, APC, led Federal Government to gag the med and suppress free speech.

Environmentalists Want Govt To Invest In Renewable Energy

1 week ago /
Environment 

As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark World Environment Day on Wednesday, environmental rights activists have called on the federal government to take immediate action against air pollution by ending gas flaring by 2030 and invest on renewable energy sources.

Bande Is UNGA President

1 week ago /
International News 

Nigeria’s Permanent representatives to the United Nations, Ambassador Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, has emerged president of the 74th U.N General Assembly, UNGA.

FG Inaugurates Health Boards

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has inaugurated five health professional regulatory boards and councils under the supervision of the Federal Ministry of Health. 


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