Tuesday, February 16, 2021


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FEC approves N654m for procurement of COVID-19 screening machines at airports

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday approved N654million for the procurement and rehabilitation of COVID-19 screening machines at the nation’s airports.

COVID-19: Fayemi vows to continue with Ekiti airport project

The Cargo Airport, currently being built by the Ekiti State government in Ado Ekiti, will continue, notwithstanding the present unfriendly economy, Governor Kayode Fayemi has said.

Group says relocation order to Abuja may erode NCAA’s autonomy

The President, Aviation Roundtable, Dr Gabriel Olowo, says the decision of the Federal Government to relocate headquarters of aviation agencies to Abuja will erode the autonomy status of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA.

COVID-19: Buhari’s minister donates N11m cash to Daura

The Minister of Aviation, Sen Hadi Sirika, has donated N11 million cash to the less privileged in Daura, following COVID-19 lockdown of the local governnment area.

COVID19: No Nigerians abroad requesting for evacuation – Onyeama

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says his ministry has not received any request from Nigerians aboard for their evacuation in view of the global Novel Coronavirus, COVID19, pandemic.

Extraordinary FEC meeting finally holds

After an abrupt postponement on Saturday, President Muhammadu Buhari finally presided over an extraordinary Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Monday.

Buhari creates 5 new federal ministries

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday announced the creation of five new Ministries, namely; Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development; Police Affairs; and Ministry of Special Duties and International Affairs; and Ministries of Aviation and Power.

7 ex-governors, 7senators make Buhari’s ministerial list

Seven former governors and seven ex-senators are among the 43 ministerial nominees whose names were sent to the Senate for screening and confirmation on Tuesday.

FEC approves N2.6bn for FCT, N1.8bn for rehabilitation of railway village

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Thursday approved N1.8billion for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of buildings of railway village in Agbo, Delta.

Buhari inaugurates new terminal at Abuja airport, says `our promise has been kept’

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja inaugurated the new Terminal at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, in line with his administration’s promise...

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