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The Arewa Economic Forum (AEF) has asked President Bola Tinubu to re-think the fuel subsidy removal policy. The Chairman of the Forum, Mal Ibrahim Dandakata, who addressed a press conference, in Abuja, this afternoon, said that the suffering occasioned by the policy had become unbearable to ordinary Nigerians. “To be fair to him, President Bola […]

The Federal Government says it will give more attention to fixing roads and seek some remedies on the cost of gas and import duties to bring down the astronomical price of cement nationwide. This is part of the communiqué issued during a meeting between the government and the major cement manufacturers on Monday in Abuja. […]

Nigeria’s currency, the Naira, may be in for brighter days, according to optimistic predictions from Minister of Budget and Economic Planning, Atiku Bagudu. His statements come against the backdrop of ongoing exchange rate reforms championed by President Bola Tinubu and the Central Bank. Citing the positive experiences of other countries with liberalized foreign exchange markets, […]

President Bola Tinubu, uniting a cross-section of national leadership, paid his respects to Nigeria’s fallen heroes in a poignant ceremony at the National Cenotaph, Abuja. Joining him were Senate President Godswill Akpabio, Speaker of the House Tajudeen Abbas, military chiefs, and religious leaders, reflecting the nation’s unified front in commemorating its heroes. Christian and Muslim […]

The suspended Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Betta Edu, has reported to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) headquarters in Abuja for questioning. Edu faces allegations of fraudulent diversion of N585 million in public funds meant for vulnerable groups. This development comes just days after her dramatic suspension by President Bola Tinubu […]

In a move raising eyebrows across the nation, the National Assembly has allocated an extra N30 billion for the ongoing renovation of its complex within the 2024 budget. This comes on top of the already inflated N344.85 billion budget for the legislature, itself a significant 74% increase from the initial proposal. President Bola Tinubu signed […]

President Bola Tinubu has authorized the placement of Ms. Halima Shehu, National Coordinator and CEO of the National Social Investment Programme Agency (NSIPA), on temporary leave pending the outcome of an investigation into allegations of financial misconduct. This decision comes three months after Ms. Shehu’s confirmation for the position by the Senate. Dr. Akindele Egbuwalo, […]

President Bola Tinubu has signed the 2024 budget, aptly named “Renewed Hope,” into law, injecting a vital N100 billion into the school feeding program. This significant allocation aims to tackle both hunger and education challenges, encouraging school attendance and potentially reducing the number of out-of-school children in Nigeria. Tinubu highlighted the strategic shift in the […]

Former Minister of Labour and Employment, Simon Lalong, just arrived at the National Assembly complex, ready to step into his new role as Senator for Plateau South. He’ll be replacing Napoleon Bali, whose seat he secured after a court victory. Adding weight to the occasion, Lalong received a distinguished escort: none other than Abdullahi Umar […]

President Bola Tinubu has extended his heartfelt congratulations to the Nigerian winners of prestigious awards at the 2023 CAF Awards ceremony. In a statement released today by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, President Tinubu hailed the outstanding achievements of: Victor Osimhen: Championed as the CAF Men’s Player of the […]