Sunday, March 24, 2019

Pension Act: 26 States Yet To Comply 10 Years After –...

Ten years after the enactment of the contributory pension scheme, only 10 states have fully implemented the scheme, leaving the other 26 states as...

UPDATED: Banks can now accept deposits in dollars from customers, says...

*CBN stops forex sale to Bureau De Change operators The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has discontinued the sale of foreign exchange to...

FG Constitutes C’ttee to Review Insurance (Consolidated) Bill

The federal government has constituted a ten-member committee to review the Insurance (Consolidated) Bill, a move that seeks to make the bill conform to...

Fashola unfolds 13-point agenda to revive power sector

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Monday unfolded a 13-point agenda to drive efforts towards enhancing power supply in...

FG To Remove State Of Origin says Yemi Osinbade

We will initiate policies to ensure that Nigerians are free to live and work in any part of the country by removing state of...

LG election’ll hold in six months —Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has declared that he would organise Local Government elections in the next six months just as he would...

FG To Introduce Death Insurance For Soldiers Fighting Insurgency

The Minister of Defence, retired Brig.-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali, said on Friday that the Federal Government would introduce insurance package for soldiers fighting insurgency in...

Ugwuanyi appoints caretaker chairmen for Enugu LGAs

Enugu State governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has appointed caretaker chairmen for the 17 local government areas in the state. The tenure of the elected local government...

Lagos tackles unemployment with N25bn Trust Fund Law

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State yesterday signed into law the N25 billion Employment Trust Fund, ETF bill, aimed at tackling the high rate...

Lagos government changes LASU status to residential, okays 5-year single term...

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, on Tuesday, signed a bill into law which converted the Lagos State University (LASU) to a residential institution...

Nigerian Parliament

Avoid declaring elections inconclusive, ex-Senate President, David Mark urges INEC

Former President of the Senate, Mr David Mark, has advised the Independent National Electoral Commission to avoid declaring elections inconclusive. Mark disclosed this when he...

NBA

NBA President Usoro, SAN To Be Sworn In As Member Presidential...

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, inaugurate Presidential Implementation Committee On Autonomy Of The State Legislature And State Judiciary in accordance with the 4th...