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We’ll meet labour’s December deadline on N30,000 wage — Governors

Nigerian governors have given assurance that they would meet the December 31 deadline given by the organised labour for the implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage to workers. The...

We’ll build a viable, prosperous state through SMEs: Kwara Governor

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, at the weekend, said his administration’s upcoming social investment programme has been designed to fund small businesses, artisans, and lift many people out of poverty.
Mrs. Zainab Ahmed

Another Loan – FG secures $3bn World Bank loan for power sector

Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, says the Federal Government has secured a $3bn loan from the World Bank. According to the Finance Minister, the...
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FG will not meet 2019 revenue target — Zainab Ahmed

Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, says the nation will not be able to reach 80 per cent revenue performance for 2019. She said...
Mrs. Uwais

Cash Transfers: FG alarmed over extortion of beneficiaries

The Federal Government has raised concerns over reports that some beneficiaries of its N5,000 monthly stipends under the Conditional Cash Transfer scheme are being shortchanged. The Senior Adviser to...

Osinbajo on cutting-edge AI apps

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria needs an institution that will produce cutting edge Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications for education, business, medicine, security among others.  Osinbajo expressed this view in...

VAT increase: NECA warns FG

The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association on Thursday faulted the timing of the announced increment of Value Added Tax by Federal Government from five per cent to 7.2 per cent.Timothy Olawale, NECA’s...

Kwara to meet Nigeria’s sugar needs

Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has said the state alone has the potential and the fertile land to produce Nigeria’s sugar need.Speaking during a visit to the Dangote Refinery and Petrochemical...

FG raises VAT to 7%

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a two per cent increase in Value Added Tax (VAT) to move it from five to seven percent, The...

2019 Abuja International Trade Fair

The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) says the forthcoming 2019 Abuja International Trade Fair will feature 45 foreign companies to strengthen businesses, trade and investment opportunities in the country.

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