The Nigeria Official Selection Committee For the Academy Awards Submission announced this. The post Oscar 2021: Academy ‘approves Nigerian Pidgin English as foreign language’ appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
…Okays N5.1bn for shoes, garments, leather processing hubs in Aba, Kano By Johnbosco Agbakwuru THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved the rehabilitation and reconstruction of the Port Harcourt-Maiduguri Eastern Narrow Gauge railway project for the cost of $3.02 billion. FEC also approved the setting up of two shoes, garments and leather processing hubs […]
President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of N10 billion to the National Population Commission (NPC) for census. The Acting Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPC), Dr. Eyitayo Oyetunji, made this known to newsmen on Monday at the Commission’s headquarters in Abuja. Read Also: Restructuring: I Won’t Succumb To Pressure ― […]
“We have a total aggregate revenue of N7.89tn and also an aggregate expenditure of N13.08tn for 2021,” the Minister of Finance said. The post 2021 Budget: Federal Executive Council approves N13.08 trillion estimate appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has approved the conversion and inter-cadre transfer of 603 officers in the State Civil Service.</p> <h1>The conversion and inter-cadre transfer were granted for the officers, who obtained approved study leave to undertake courses of study in higher institutions.</h1> <p class="">The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the last […]
“Our farmers can now be able to identify the different cassava varieties.” The post Nigeria approves new names for top performing cassava varieties appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the full reopening of worship centres in the state. Sanwo-Olu made the announcement at a briefing in Lagos on Saturday. Mosques can now hold their prayers five times daily while churches can also commence weekly services. The governor warned religious centres not to flout safety protocols ordered by […]
The Kaduna State House of Assembly on Friday, September 11th approved castration as punishment for anyone convicted for rape in the state. This follows the amendment of the State Penal Code (No.5), law of 2017 which stipulates stiffer penalties for rapists in the state as part of effort to protect women and children against any […]
<p class="">In its effort to ensure that the spread of the HIV virus is drastically reduced, the Federal Government has approved the inclusion of ”Wondfo HIV I and II rapid test kits for use in the country.</p> <h1>The National Coordinator, National AIDS/STI Control Programme (NASCP) Dr Akudo Ikpeazu, made the this known while presenting the […]
<p class="">Other projections in the budget include 40 dollars per barrel oil benchmark, oil production volume of 1.86 million barrel per day and inflation rate of 11.9 per cent. </p> <h1>The Delta State Executive Council has approved the revised 2021 to 2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (MTEF/FSP).</h1> <p class="">During a virtual […]
<p class="">The Federal Government has given the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) the green light to start making plans to reopen its orientation camps nationwide.</p> <h1>The National Coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, made this known during a briefing at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja.</h1> <p class="">The News Agency […]