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NCC advocates broadband development to drive industrial revolution

Fix Africa News Magazine The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has stressed the need for broadband development to drive 4th Industrial Revolution in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in the...

Kwara Assembly passes FOI Bill

Kwara State House of Assembly The Kwara House of Assembly on Thursday passed the Freedom of Information (FOI) Bill into law. The bill was passed after the House approved the...

FEC Approves $200m Loan To Finance Electrification Project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the request to obtain a loan of 150 million dollars from the African Development Bank (AfDF) to finance the Nigerian Electrification Project. The...

Governor Wike Makes History As First Governor To Drive Into Opobo Kingdom

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Wednesday received the Golden Key to the city of Opobo as the first governor to drive into the Ancient Island. Amayanabo and...

Northern Nigeria Is Ready For Restructuring ~ El-Rufai

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has declared that Northern Nigeria is ready for restructuring. El-Rufai said restructuring will end the myriad of problems confronting the nation. The governor spoke...

Pres. Buhari Declines Assent To Two Transport Bills

President Muhammadu Buhari has declined assent to two bills in the transport sector. They are the National Transport Commission Bill 2018 and the Federal Roads Authority (Establishment) Bill 2018. The...

How Nigeria Can Access Africa’s $12 Trillion Currently Sitting Idle – Obasanjo Explains

Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo has listed what Nigeria should do to have access to $12 trillion “dormant funds”. He said the Federal Government must endorse the Africa Continental Free Trade Area...

WHO seeks increased investment to achieve goal of toilet for all by 2030

The World Health Organisation has urged governments across the world to increase their investment in providing toilet amenities for their citizens, so as to attain the sixth Sustainable Development...

Ndigbo Can’t Be Deceived On Restructuring, Ohanaeze Replies Yakassai

Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has lambasted Alhaji Tanko Yakassai for accusing the Yoruba of deceiving Ndigbo on the issue of restructuring and confusing innocent people of the...

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: FG Suspends Planned National Carrier, Nigeria Air

The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced the suspension of the national carrier project. The decision was disclosed by the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika on Wednesday...

Ibe Kachikwu: Why China Has An Edge Over UK, US In Africa

Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, minister of state for petroleum resources, says China has an edge over the US and UK in Africa because it is providing what Africa needs. Kachikwu made...

FG replies South-east governors, says 69 federal projects executed in region

The Nigerian government has refuted claims by governors of the South-east region that their states were shortchanged in implementation of federal projects in the 2017 budget. Director-General of the Southeast...

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OKAYS 10-YEAR VALIDITY PERIOD FOR NIGERIAN PASSPORTS

The Federal Government has approved a 10-year validity period for Nigerian passports. This followed a presidential approval to change the face of the e-passport, 10 years after it was introduced...

Kebbi govt disburses N105 million to 200 women groups

The Kebbi State Government has disbursed N105 million to empower 200 women groups in the 21 local government areas of the state. The wife of the state governor, Zainab Bagudu,...

MTN DONATES MEDICAL EQUIPMENTS TO EMERGENCY WARDS IN NIGERIAN HOSPITALS

Things happen every day, and in such times, we look to the heavens for protection and then we call on our emergency agencies to rise to the occasion and come...

Ekiti Election: We’re concerned about vote buying – INEC

The electoral commission, INEC, has said it is concerned about the rampant buying of votes during elections such as witnessed in the recently concluded Ekiti governorship election. The commission stated...

MEET 15YEAR OLD BOY WHO BUILDS WOODEN STANDING FANS ALL BY HIMSELF IN JUST...

Success is achieved by ordinary people with extraordinary determination. This is the story of 15-year-old Thomas Owusu, who is on a journey to make a name for himself with his...

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL HOUSE IN NIGERIA, OWNED BY RUNTOWNS CEO, ERICMANNY

Most expensive house in Nigeria: As of now, the most expensive house in Nigeria which is worth over $10,000,000 ($10Million) is owned by an Igbo business man by the name...

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, rains, thunderstorms for Thursday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the Central States of the country on Thursday with chances of localised thunderstorms over Lafia, Abuja, Lokoja and...

SEE PHOTOS OF THE $823MILLION ULTRA MODERN ABUJA METRO LINE SET TO BE COMMISSIONED...

According to president Buhari’s personal assistant on new media, the president is set to commission this modern metro line which will ease transportation for Abuja residents. China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation...

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