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NNPC-FAAC revenue template to be ready next month - Adeosun

FG bars states owing salaries from accessing Paris Club refund

The Federal Government on Tuesday said states must clear the backlog of salaries and other related staff arrears before they would be able to access the remaining $2.69...

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China says ‘no strings attached’ to Africa investments

President Xi Jinping of China on Monday told African counterparts and business leaders that China’s investments on the continent have “no political strings...

British Prime Minister to visit Nigeria on Wednesday

British Prime Minister to visit Nigeria on Wednesday

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, will on Wednesday meet with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja as part of her visit to three African countries. She will fly to...

Nigeria, Niger sign MoU on crude oil refinery

Nigeria, Niger sign MoU on crude oil refinery

The Federal Government on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nigerien Government on the establishment of a crude oil refinery to be located in...

Abuja light rail line opens to passengers

Abuja light rail line opens to passengers

The Federal Government has opened a new Chinese-built light railway network in the capital Abuja after 11 years of construction, This is a rare transport project in a...

Abuja light rail: FG yet to fulfill counterpart funding

Abuja light rail: FG yet to fulfill counterpart funding

The Managing Director, China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC), Jack Li, has disclosed that the Federal Government has not provided its N9 billion...

Nigeria, Morocco to collaborate on terrorism, extremism

Nigeria, Morocco to collaborate on terrorism, extremism

President Muhammadu Buhari and the King of Morocco, King Mohammed VI, have agreed to collaborate in order to combat violent extremism, terrorism and other security...

Morocco, Nigeria sign offshore/onshore gas pipeline deal

Morocco, Nigeria sign offshore/onshore gas pipeline deal

Moroccan state news agency, MAP, on Sunday said Morocco and Nigeria have signed a joint declaration in Rabat for the completion of a gas pipeline deal that will be built...

Tanzania seeks more Nigerian teachers, investments

Tanzania seeks more Nigerian teachers, investments

  Tanzania’s High Commissioner to Nigeria, Muhidin Moweto, has asked the Federal Government to deploy more Nigerian teachers to the country. Forty-one...

Senate to fast track passage of new minimum wage bill

Senate passes record N9.12tr 2018 budget

  The Senate on Wednesday passed a record N9.12 trillion ($30 billion) budget for the 2018 fiscal year. The total sum laid out in the plan passed by the Senate is...

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EFCC records 278 convictions

Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured over 278 convictions of corrupt officials between 2017 and first...

Keyamo, others for NDIC board appointments

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday sought legislative approval for the appointment of Festus Keyamo (SAN), and six others as members of the board of the...