N-Power recruitment portal ‘buzzing’ as over 4.48 million Nigerians apply

With 16 days gone since the ongoing N-power recruitment exercise was officially opened, 4.48 million Nigerians have already applied. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, who revealed this via her twitter handle wrote, “My team and I continue to interface with stakeholders to ensure a successful transition for the @npower_ng….

Women group tasks FG on modular refineries, others

The Women in Energy Network (WIEN) has urged the federal government to explore the encouragement of modular refineries as a means of boosting local refining capacity of petrol. The association in its position on the downstream oil sector which was addressed to the chairman, Senate Joint Committee on Petroleum Resources also stated that government should…

COVID-19: How FG, Nigerians can explore block chain options to fight poverty, revive economy

A versatile economic expert, Amos Sewanu Omotade-Sparks, has advocated for more economic diversification as vital means of overcoming downturn occasioned by the rampaging coronavirus pandemic. Omotade-Sparks who spoke in an interview in Abuja said time has come for Nigerians and Nigeria to expand their frontiers of financial opportunities in a bid to avert looming recession….

Don’t cancel WASSCE, House  Committee tells FG

The House of Representatives Committee on Basic Education and Services has expressed concern over the Federal Government’s stand on resumption of schools and conduct of the 2020  West African Senior School Certificate Examinations. In a press statement on Friday signed by Hon. Prof. Julius Ihonvbere, Chairman, House Committee on Basic Education and Services, the committee…

Breaking: FG explains reasons behind deregulation policy 

The federal government has said in view of recent misguided comments and innuendos, it has become expedient for the Ministry of Petroleum to explain misconceptions around the issue of Petroleum Products Deregulation. Minister of State for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, in a statement he personally signed Wednesday in Abuja, explained that after a thorough examination…

Revealed! Why we canceled WAEC exam for Nigerian students – FG

The federal government has finally stopped Nigerian students from taking part during the forthcoming West African Examination Council (WAEC). Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, who disclosed this to State House Correspondents on Wednesday after this week’s virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting also said school resumption has been put on hold. Details loading… You…

FG announces date for WAEC exams amid coronavirus

*Urges Nigerians to report anyone who demands payments for covid-19 test *Says, rise in positive cases among VIPs poses threat to governance, security * Launches new guidelines for Edo, Ondo […] The post FG announces date for WAEC exams amid coronavirus appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria . Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers Find more…

How FG turned 109,823 N-Power beneficiaries to business owners – Minister

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajia Sadiya Umar Farouq, has stated that at least, 109,823 beneficiaries of Batch A and B of N- Power have established businesses in their communities. In a statement made available to Blueprint Saturday, which was signed by the Special Assistant to the minister on Strategic Communications, Halima…