• Minister extols 14 states for improved efforts in HIV control

    Minister extols 14 states for improved efforts in HIV control

    According to reports, the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has lauded 14 states in the federation for their improved efforts in the control of HIV.

    Adewole, represented by Dr Evelyn Ngige, the Director of Public Health, Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) expressed the view at the Dissemination of the National Quality Improvement Project (NQIP) and NigeriaQual Awards Ceremony in Abuja.

    The overall goal of NigeriaQual programme is to improve the quality and standard of care and related services for all patients […]

  • Ogbeh distributes improved variety of cassava stem to farmers in Benue

    Ogbeh distributes improved variety of cassava stem to farmers in Benue

    The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, on Saturday distributed improved variety of cassava stem to farmers in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue.

    While distributing the stems which were developed by the West Africa Agricultural Productivity Programme (WAAPP-Nigeria), Ogbeh said they were enriched with Vitamin `A’ to enhance nutrition.

    The minister said government agricultural programmes were targeted at ensuring availability of food to the people and ensure they eat well.

    Ogbeh said farmers deserved all forms of support from […]

  • FG assures of improved solar-powered electricity

    FG assures of improved solar-powered electricity

    The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, yesterday assured of affordable and improved electricity supply through solar energy.

    The minister said this in Benin City, Edo State at the opening of 7th stakeholders meeting of the power sector.
    He asked the people to be patient as government tries to improve the sector.

    Fashola said, “In the last few weeks, some progress have been made in terms of signing of major solar initiatives, with the support of President Muhammadu Buhari and his […]