• Federal Government releases names of qualified beneficiaries for first batch of N-Power

    Federal Government releases names of qualified beneficiaries for first batch of N-Power

    According to reports, the Federal Government has released the names of the beneficiaries for the first batch of the N-power programme.

     

    A total of 200,000 candidates were selected for the take-off stage set to kick-off Dec 1st.

    Candidates who submitted their CV for the programme can check their status using the state they registered with or the phone number they submitted on the N-Power.

    Recall that the N-Power Volunteer Corps is an attempt by the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to invest in the […]

  • Bayelsa government confirm 4,100 youths as beneficiaries of 2015/2016 SEEFOR Project

    Bayelsa government confirm 4,100 youths as beneficiaries of 2015/2016 SEEFOR Project

    It was gathered that the Bayelsa State government has confirmed that a total number of 4,100 youths in the state have benefited from the State Employment and Expenditure for Results (SEEFOR) Project skills training programme between 2015 and 2016.

    The State Deputy Governor, Rear Admiral John Jonah, who disclosed this while speaking at the opening ceremony of SEEFOR youth training programme on money management and entrepreneurship skills in Yenagoa, the state capital, attributed the success recorded to the existing partnership between […]

  • No accurate data of health insurance beneficiaries in Nigeria – NHIS scribe

    No accurate data of health insurance beneficiaries in Nigeria – NHIS scribe

    Prof. Usman Yusuf, the Executive Secretary, National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), says there is no record of the real number of people covered by the scheme in Nigeria.

    Yusuf made the assertion on Saturday in Uyo at a one-day legislative retreat on immunisation, health financing and the National Health Act organised for House of Representatives Committees on Health Services.

    The executive secretary said that he had decided to carry out biometric verification of the actual enrollees in the scheme in view of […]

  • Saraki Distributes N250 Million Equipment to some selected Beneficiaries

    Saraki Distributes N250 Million Equipment to some selected Beneficiaries

    As part of efforts to add value to the socio0economic well-being of the people of Kwara state, Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, at the weekend distributed empowerment materials worth N250 million to some selected beneficiaries across the state.

    A total of 80 tricycles,1,777 grinding machines,664 sewing machines, among other items, were distributed to the beneficiaries. The empowerment scheme, according to Saraki, was designed to alleviate poverty and equip the less privileged to be economically self-reliant .

    Saraki was represented at the distribution of […]

  • Buhari and Nigerians beneficiaries of budget padding feud – Okechukwu

    Buhari and Nigerians beneficiaries of budget padding feud – Okechukwu

    The director-general of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr Osita Okechukwu, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians in general will eventually be the greatest beneficiaries of the budget padding feud in the House of Representatives.

    Okechukwu stated this in Imo State ,while fielding questions with journalists at the burial of the former chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Abuja council, late Comrade Chuks Ehirim.

    According to the VON director general, the president had earlier raised the alarm over […]

  • NCPC receives 1st batch of beneficiaries of pilgrim support to Israel

    NCPC receives 1st batch of beneficiaries of pilgrim support to Israel

    The Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), on Friday in Abuja, received the first batch of 16 beneficiaries of the Support a Pilgrim to Israel (SAPTI).

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the commission had on April 9, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with regulatory bodies to formalise the process and commencement of the SAPTI programme.

    The NCPC Executive Secretary, Rev. Tor Uja, described the project as a balanced programme that would ensure that ordinary Nigerians had the opportunity to […]

  • Ogun to distribute 1,000 C-of-Os, other Title documents to beneficiaries

    Ogun to distribute 1,000 C-of-Os, other Title documents to beneficiaries

    According to reports, Ogun State government will be presenting Certificate of Occupancy (C-of-O) and other Title documents to another batch of beneficiaries under the Homeowners’ Charter programme conceived by the Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, from Tuesday, May 31st, 2016.

    In a statement signed by the Director General, Bureau of Lands and Survey, Mr. Biyi Ismail, 1000 beneficiaries would collect their documents as from Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 by 9am at the Arcade Ground, Governor’s Office, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta.

    He urged all contacted beneficiaries […]