Tagged: FG

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FG To Announce New Minimum Wage

The Federal Government is set to announce the new minimum wage as the Tripartite Committee completes its assignment for onward submission to President Muhammadu Buhari. Mr Ayuba Wabba, NLC President, made this known while...

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Minimum Wage : FG, Labour Meet Again Oct. 4

The federal government and the organised labour would meet again on Oct. 4 to continue negotiation on the new minimum wage, Mr. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment has stated. The minister dispelled...

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FG Revives 18 Fertiliser Blending Plants – FEPSAN

Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) says 18 fertiliser blending plants across the country have been revived under the Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI) introduced by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. The President of...

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CBN Buys Up 12.4bn FG Shares In NSPMC

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Bureau of Public Enterprises(BPE) have signed an agreement for the sale of the Federal Government’s 12.4 billion shares in Nigerian Security Printing and Minting company (NSPM)...

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Don Urges FG To Pay New Minimum Wage In October

A lecturer at the University of Nigeria Nsukka, Prof. Rose Onah, has urged the Federal Government to expedite action and start paying workers the new minimum in October. Onah of the Department of Public...

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FG Plans 5-Year Pre-Retirement Training For Workers

The Federal Government says it will start a five-year training for intending retirees in the civil service on various businesses which they can engage in after retirement. Mrs Didi Walson-Jack, Permanent Secretary, Service Welfare...

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NGO Wants FG To Ensure Accountability In Rural Projects

An NGO, Connected Development (CODE), has called on the three tiers of government to collaborate to ensure accountability in the implementation of rural community, projects to achieve national growth. Mr Hamzat Lawal, Executive Director...

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FG Orders Deportation Of 36 Indians, 2 DPRK Nationals

The Federal Government has approved the immediate deportation of 36 Indians and two Democratic People’s Republic of Korea nationals with immediate effect. The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.- Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, disclosed this in...

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FG To Recover $7bn Bailout From Commercial Banks

The Special Presidential Panel for the Recovery of Public Property is to recover the seven billion dollars bailout fund granted commercial banks between 2006 and 2008. The panel Chairman, Mr Okoi Obono-Obla, said in...

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FCT Authorities Confirm Earth Tremor

  The Emergency Management Agency of Nigeria’s Federal capital of Abuja has confirmed reports of earth tremor reported by residents. In tweets on Friday, residents reported experiencing the ‘shaking’ effects of tremor in their...