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Finance Ministry denies knowledge of NNPC’s $3.5bn subsidy fund

FG eyes N97 per litre fuel for Nigerians 

  The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, on Thursday said that the Federal Government was planning on making fuel available at N97 per litre,...

Customs alerts Nigerians on deadly livestock disease in Niger Republic

Customs alerts Nigerians on deadly livestock disease in Niger Republic

  The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it is in receipt of a report confirming the outbreak of charcoal anthrax, a bacterial infection that affects cattle and...

Buhari seeks support of Nigerians in fight against corruption

Buhari seeks support of Nigerians in fight against corruption

  President Muhammadu Buhari has restated the commitment of his administration to eliminate all forms of corruption in all sectors of the economy, urging Nigerians...

168 Nigerians deported from Libya

168 Nigerians deported from Libya

  The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday received another batch of 168 stranded Nigerian returnees from Libya. The Acting Coordinator, NEMA Lagos...

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Maritime sector participation by Nigerians up by 40% – NCDMB

  The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) said on Thursday that Nigerians’ participation in the maritime sector has increased to 40...

Libya deports 21 Nigerians

Libya deports 21 Nigerians

  Libya’s Immigration Control Department in the city of Benghazi has deported 21 illegal immigrants to Nigeria. This was announced by the department on...

Nigeria's North East border compromised — Customs officer 

Nigerians will benefit from border closure — Minister

  The Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mustapha Baba-Shehuri, says Nigerians would benefit from the closure of the country’s land borders...

Nigerians are eating expired rice, says Hameed Ali

Nigerians are eating expired rice, says Hameed Ali

  The Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ali, has said that Nigerians are eating expired foreign rice re-bagged and smuggled into the...

Poverty and hunger

90m Nigerians living in extreme poverty, says FG

  Nigeria’s Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, has said that no fewer than 90 million Nigerians,...

Osinbajo begs Nigerians to bear with FG over border closure

Osinbajo begs Nigerians to bear with FG over border closure

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday begged Nigerians to bear with the government over the closure of the border with neighbouring countries. Osinbajo speaking...

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Lai Mohammed: Nigerians must endure pains of border closure

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says ” there is no gain without pain” and Nigerians must endure the temporary effects of the border...

158 Nigerians repatriated from Libya

Another batch of 161 Nigerians return from Libya

    Another batch of 161 stranded Nigerians from Libya arrived on Thursday barely 48 hours after 161 returnees were received at the Murtala Muhammed...