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House of Representatives

Reps walk out PPPRA officials over Ministers’ absence

Officials of Petroleum Product Pricing and Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) were on Tuesday walked out by the House of Representatives joint committees on Finance and Petroleum...

Senate to fast track passage of new minimum wage bill

Senators accuse ministers, agencies of delaying 2018 budget

By Omotilewa Quadri  The Senate on Wednesday asked Nigerians to blame members of President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet for the delay in the passage of the 2018...

Bukola Saraki

2018 Budget: Senate blames MDAs, ministers for delay

The Senate on Wednesday asked Nigerians to blame members of President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet for the delay in the passage of the 2018 Appropriation Bill by the...

Buhari

FG asks Ministers to inaugurate agencies’ boards, releases new format of addressing Buhari

By Patience Danjuma  The Federal Government has released a new directive on how President Muhammadu Buhari should be addressed at formal functions. This is as the...

Buhari

Buhari asks ministers to account for stewardship 

By Patience Danjuma  President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated ministers to give account of their stewardship at the weekly cabinet meetings. Ministers have since last...

Senate to fast track passage of new minimum wage bill

Senators berate ministers, heads of agencies over poor budget defence

By Patience Danjuma  Nigerian Senators on Tuesday took turns to condemn the attitude of some ministers and heads of Departments and Agencies, MDAs, over poor...

Buhari

Buhari announces plan to appoint more ministers

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday announced that he plans to expand the Federal Executive Council, an indication more ministers are to be appointed into the cabinet....

Ministers, CBN governor brief Buhari on economy

Ministers, CBN governor brief Buhari on economy

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday received briefings from some ministers and Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefuele, on the state of the...

Osinbajo

Osinbajo assigns portfolios to new ministers

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday assigned portfolios to the two ministers sworn into the federal cabinet on July 26. They are Stephen Ocheni – minister of...

Yemi-Osinbajo

No more excuses, Osinbajo tells Ministers

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government will no longer accept excuses that suggest that its quest to deliver sustainable socio-economic development is...

Osinbajo expects economy to pick up after sluggish Q2

Osinbajo, ministers hold retreat on 2018 budget, ERPG

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, other members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), Permanent Secretaries and heads of Ministries Departments and Agents (MDAs) on...

Osinbajo swears in two ministers, fails to assign them portfolios

Osinbajo swears in two ministers, fails to assign them portfolios

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has sworn-in Prof. Stephen Ocheni from Kogi State and Alhaji Suleiman Hassan from Gombe State as Ministers and members of the Federal...