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An Afternoon With Nigeria’s Chief Technology Officer, by Gimba Kakanda

The first thing he did was to remind that cryptocurrency is enabled by a technology with applications far beyond the disputed virtual currency. “The...

FEC approves N8.4bn for dam construction in Yobe

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved N8.4 billion for the construction of a dam for the Damaturu Water Supply project in Yobe State.

FEC approves N9.4bn to complete digital switch-over

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved N9.43 billion to complete the digital switch over, which had previously missed the deadline set for implementation.

Pantami, Umar Farouq, others to make presentations as Buhari presides over virtual FEC meeting

The Ministries of Petroleum Resources, Humanitarian Affairs, Water Resources, Power, Interior as well as Communications and Digital Economy are expected to make presentations at the 33rd virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC.

Controversy trails FEC approval of 20 private universities

Stakeholders have expressed divergent views on the recent approval of the additional 20 private universities in the country by the Federal Government.

FEC approves Maryam Abacha, Al-Istiqama, 18 other new private universities

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday, approved the establishment 20 additional private universities in the country.

FEC Meeting: Buhari, Ministers honour Tony Momoh, Alfa Wali

President Muhammadu Buhari and members of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday observed a minute silence in honour of two former Ministers, Prince Tony Momoh and Alfa Wali, a former Minister of Agriculture, who died recently.

FEC approves N995m for road rehabilitation in Zamfara

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday in Abuja approved N995million for road rehabilitation and procurement of an information and communication device that would enhance highway management system for roads across the country.

Late Gambo Jimeta, 2 others honoured as Buhari presides over 31st virtual FEC meeting

Members of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday in Abuja observed a minute silence in honour of former three members of the cabinet who died recently.

FEC approves N32.4bn for water, road projects in FCT

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved N32.4billion for the completion of some projects in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.

PHOTOS: Buhari presides over 29th virtual FEC meeting, 10 ministries to make presentations

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the 29th virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

COVID-19: Nigeria expecting vaccine deliveries January 2021 ― Minister

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has disclosed that Nigeria is expecting the delivery of COVID-19 vaccines to the country by January 2020, things being equal. 

Buhari joins 28th virtual FEC meeting from Daura country home

President Muhammadu Buhari is participating online in the 28th meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, from his country home in Daura, Katsina State. The...

FEC approves N58.5bn for road projects in Kano, Kaduna, Plateau, FCT

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari approved N58.5 billion for reconstruction and rehabilitation of roads in some parts of the country.

President Muhmmadu Buhari on Wednesday swore-in Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for the second and final five-year term in office.

FEC approves N117bn for construction of roads in Kano, Jigawa, Katsina, Anambra, Enugu

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday in Abuja,  approved N117.6 billion for the reconstruction of some federal roads.

Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account increases by $72.4m – Minister

The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Clem Agba, has disclosed that the country’s Excess Crude Account, ECA, is currently having a balance of $72.4 million.

Finance Bill 2020 to ease tax burdens on SMEs, others – Minister

Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has said the new Finance Bill 2020, approved by the Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday, will ease tax burdens on small and medium enterprises in the country.

FEC approves N740m for installation of aerodrome facility at Lagos Airport

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the sum of N470,263,037 for the procurement, installation, and commissioning of fully dimensional aerodrome and approach simulator at Lagos Airport.

FEC approves N62.7bn for construction of Kano – Gwarzo – Dayi road

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved N62 billion for the construction of Kano – Gwarzo – Dayi road linking Kano and Katsina States.

Nigerian govt launches ‘Energy for All’ program, to provide solar energy to 25 million households

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the establishment of an Economic Sustainability Committee, ESC, as part of a plan to provide electricity for 25 million citizens who lacked access to the national grid, a statement from the Ministry of Power said.

FEC approves N87.54bn for road projects in FCT, 3 other states

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved a total of N87.538 billion for road projects in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Oyo, Benue and Nasarawa states.

FEC: Ministries of Transportation, Water Resources, FCT, others make presentations

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the 22nd virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, as Ministries of Transportation, Water Resources and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, make presentations.

Nigeria to pull out of some Int’l organisations over paucity of funds – Onyeama

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Godfrey Onyeama, says plans are underway to reduce the number of International Organisations Nigeria belongs to because of paucity of funds.

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