Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has identified the social media as a veritable tool for information gathering and dissemination, hinting that at least 75 percent of internet users in Nigeria are on the social media.
Shittu disclosed this at a retreat on ‘Social Media and Good [...]
The federal government has expressed its commitment towards revamping the cotton and textile industry in Nigeria.
Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, recently gave the assurance when she received a delegation from the Dutch textile and design company, Vlisco Group.
The federal government has denied media reports alleging government’s refusal to make payment to the whistleblower who provided the tips that led to the recovery of funds stashed away in a property in Ikoyi, Lagos State.
Explaining the procedure around payment of whistle blowe [...]
The Delta state government has approved the establishment of an agro-industrial park at Aboh Ogwashi-Uku in Aniocha South Local Government Area.
Also approved is the construction of Ayakoromo Bridge across River Forcados in Burutu Local Government Area.
Commissioner for Information, Mr. [...]
Former security staffers of Nigeria Telecommunications, NITEL, have staged a peaceful protest in Abuja to draw the attention of government to their plight over the non-payment of their salary arrears since 2011.
A member of the disengaged NITEL security, Mr. Cyril Ugwuoso, said government shoul [...]
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has pledged to promote the development and commercialization of home-grown technology in collaboration with the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB.
A statement by the Corporation's spokesman, Mr Ndu Ughamadu, s [...]
The National Directorate of Employment, NDE, has launched a new employment creation scheme known as the Sustainable Agricultural Development Training Scheme, SADTS.
The scheme which will be pilot tested in 19 states of the federation and the FCT is to enhance food production, employment a [...]
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