The Federal Government has pledged to assist Sokoto state with expertise and other logistics to ensure rapid development of Information and Communications Technology, (ICT) in the state.
Adebayo Shittu, Nigeria’s Minister of Communications, stated this when he visited Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal over the weekend.
“We will deploy logistics and personnel to assist the state government develop its ICT sector. Already, appreciable level of progress has been achieved but we hope to expand into critical areas like agriculture, education and healthcare delivery. […]
The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Steve Ayorinde, has announced Lagos State Government’s plan to build five new stadia in the different divisions of the state in its quest to promote excellence in sports and market the state through sports tourism.
Ayorinde made the assertion on Friday in Lagos while unveiling Lagos as the Host City, Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations 2016.
Ayorinde said that the five stadia were already captured in the state’s 2017 budget proposal.
He said that Lagos as the […]
The King of Morocco, His Majesty King Mohammed VI, who is on three-day visit to Nigeria and President Muhammadu Buhari, have signed eight bilateral agreements to boost fertilizer production, Bilateral Air Services Agreement and fisheries.
The signing was witnessed at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
President Buhari had earlier received the King after which both leaders proceeded to the National Mosque for the Jumaat prayers.
Addressing State House correspondents, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina listed the agreements to include agreement […]
Worried by economic crisis across many countries of the world, the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday advised Nigeria and other countries hard-hit by persistent decline in their terms of trade to proceed with policy adjustment in order to correct the imbalance.
The advice came just as the Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, reassured Nigerians and the international community that Nigeria had a credible recovery plan to lift the economy out of recession.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria that his administration will remove bottlenecks and create a more business friendly environment to boost manufacturing activities in the country.
The President gave the assurance at the 44th Annual General Meeting of MAN held in Abuja on Thursday.
Buhari said that the step had become imperative in view of the fact that the manufacturing sector was well positioned to be a major driver of Nigeria’s economic growth.
He said government was focused on […]
President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, yesterday said the National Assembly is committed to ensuring greater youth participation in governance to guarantee the country’s future.
Speaking when he played host to the Nigerian Youth Parliament, led by its Speaker, Hon. Ayodele John Obe, in Abuja, Saraki said part of the change policy of the present administration is geared towards effective engagement of the younger generation so as to raise vibrant leaders who will steer the ship of state in […]
It was gathered that the Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning says it will use the outcome of the just concluded State and Local Governance Reform Project to boost the economy.
The Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Fatima Mede, stated this in a statement issued by the SLOGOR Project Communication Officer, Ebenezer Ajewole, on Sunday in Abuja.
According to the statement, Mede gave the assurance at the SLOGOR Retreat held in Calabar, Cross River State on Sunday.
SLOGOR Project is a European […]
These are a couple of tips needed by interviewees to survive the rigorous interview sessions organised by employers.
Job hunt is a very stressful aspect of one’s life; it takes motivation and being positive to get the right and dream job. Interviews usually bring tense to job seekers. The more confident you feel, the more chances of gaining the interviewer attention.
Be poised and hold your head high with these useful interview tips:
1. Body Postures
Usually the mind controls all our actions and […]
Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, says the Federal Government is working toward the improvement and development of the dairy sector in the country.
Ogbeh disclosed this in Abuja on Wednesday while signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with one of the world’s largest dairy companies, Arla Foods, towards boosting dairy production.
According to him, the Nigerian government in line with its plan on food security welcomes companies and initiatives that would help in the development of the […]
A study revealed that apples can boost sex drives in women and help them to have better orgasms. And the research, which focused on women aged between 18-43, found that eating an apple a day can do more for you than just keep the doctor away. The team behind the study said: “This study suggests a potential relationship between regular daily apple consumption and better sexuality in our young women population.”
Women looking to give their sex drive a boost may […]
Looking for a way to make your bedroom game fantastic? Here is the answer with this cheap fruit that can help boost your erection and make you better in bed.
According to reports, a recent study by scientists at the University of East Anglia looked into the best grub to chow down on if you want to stay hard.
The groundbreaking research discovered that eating humble blackcurrants is one of the best way to stave off penis problems.
The study found that men […]