The present administration has indicated interest to fully implement the National Cotton, Textile and Garment, CTG, policy of the previous administration, in revatilising the textile industry that has since gone under.
The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Aisha Abubakar, sta [...]
As federal lawmakers, last week, forwarded the details of the 2016 budget to the presidency, the federal government has assured of its willingness to properly manage the nation’s resources while implementing the budget to the latter.
Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma [...]
The federal government has asked for understanding from Nigerians over the poor power supply witnessed across the country in recent time, blaming the drop on activities of vandals along critical installations.
While also attributing the near total blackout to the heavy downpour witn [...]
Indications have emerged that business activities may gradually be picking up in the north east region, as the region recorded the highest number of applications in the Bank of Industry, BoI’s N10 billion loan facility, under the Youth Entrepreneurship Support, YES programme.
Figures from [...]
Determined to cut off middlemen in fertilizer distribution and also ensure food security and wealth creation in the country, the federal government, last week, reintroduced the National Fertilizer Technical Committee, NFTC, after eight years.
The committee which was setup in 1985 was said to ha [...]
The federal government has said it is ready to invest N350billion in capital spending in the second quarter of 2016, to help stimulate the economy.
Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, who disclosed this at the recent National Economic Council retreat, said the Federal Government plans using [...]
Gross statutory revenue into government coffers dropped by N20.47billion in February alone, owing to shut-down of oil pipelines for repairs at major terminals, the Federation Account Allocation Committee, FAAC, has said.
The February revenue was put at N270.49billion, as against the N290.96bill [...]
Uber Nigeria is said to have made 30percent more trips in its 16months of operations in the country, than was recorded in the same time frame in London.
The development, managements said has created an estimated 1,000 jobs, by connecting over 100, 000 potential riders with drivers since 2014 wh [...]