Category Archives: Politics

N5000 MONTHLY STIPENDS BY KATSINA STATE

Special adviser to the Katsina state government on girl child, Hajiya Binta Abba, says that beneficiaries of the federal government’s N5000 monthly stipends under its conditional cash transfer programme will start receiving from this March.Abba, who briefed newsmen, said between 800 to 1000 poor and vulnerable households in 12 select local governments, which represent about…

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FCT TO SUPPORT FOREIGN RELATIONS

Federal Capital Territory Administration says it will support the establishment of the Institute of Foreign Relations to make the city a center of diplomacy and multi lateral discourse in Africa.Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Musa Bello, gave this assurance during a courtesy visit by members of the Forum of Former Ambassadors of Nigeria,…

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NIGERIA TO HELP GAMBIA ACHIEVE PEACE

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will do everything possible to help Gambia have a peaceful resolution.Speaking through minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema,he expressed optimism that Gambian President would resolve the political deadlock in his country.Gambian president initially conceded defeat and later changed his mind raising fears that regional powers might have to intervene to…

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IDPs: WE ARE TAKING MEASURES TO CORRECT, PUNISH…….BUHARI

Federal Government says it will spare no effort in seeing to the resettlement and rehabilitation of the unfortunate victims of terrorism and insurgency.In his message to Nigerians, President Muhammadu Buhari urged state governments, privileged Nigerians, donor agencies and countries to redouble their contributions towards this goal.He said that Government is aware of some mistakes and…

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FG TO BOOST DRY SEASONING FARMING

Federal Government says it would boost dry seasoning farming through the Niger State Fadama project for youth and women.National Coordinator of Fadama, Chief Tayo  Adewumi disclosed this during the launching of dry season farming in Wushishi Niger state.He said he was happy that the state coordinating office was evolving a process leading to generational move…

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