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Lockdown: FCT takes delivery of FG’s pallatives.


The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has taken delivery of 30 trucks of grains as well as 2 trucks of vegetable cooking oil and tomatoe paste from the Federal Government to reduce the impact of the lockdown imposed on the territory to combat the spread of [...]

Wed, 22 April 2020

Farouq condoles with families of Ngala IDP fire


The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, has sympathised with families of victims of the fire incident at Ngala Internally Displaced Persons, IDP, camp, Borno state.

Fri, 17 April 2020

Covid-19: NIMASA presents ventilators, response vessels to Lagos state

The Director General, of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has presented a number of medical equipment and items including ventilators, ambulance, buses and response vessels to the Lagos state government towards the fight against the spread of Covid-19.


Thu, 09 April 2020

FG commences payment of N5,000 conditional cash transfer to vulnerable households.


The Federal Government has began  payment of  N5,000 stipend to  poor households in  Federal Capital Territory, FCT. As part of measures of  to reduce the effects of the total lockdown.  


The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs [...]

Thu, 02 April 2020

Covid-19: FG moves to support vulnerable groups

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq,  has said that it will continue to be part of the ongoing interventions of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 with  focus on vulnerable groups in the country.


Mon, 30 March 2020

Operation Rewired: Four EFCC operatives receive FBI recognition

Four Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Sokoto Zonal Office, have received Certificates of Recognition from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI, United States Department of Justice.

They are: Abdullahi Lawal, Afanda Bashir Emmanuel, Aminu Umar Yabo and Naziru [...]

Mon, 30 March 2020

EFCC uncovers 35 illegal lottery business operators

In the latest attempt to end fraud related tax in the lottery and betting industry in Nigeria, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has uncovered the identity of Thirty Five (35) lottery business operators who do not have core licenses or permits to operate.

The 35 illegal compan [...]

Sun, 29 March 2020

Government should include older persons in policies - Omokaro

Dr. Emem Omokaro is the Executive Director, Dave Omokaro Foundation, DOF, an organization in special consultative status on Ageing with ECOSOC. She is also the president of the Gerontology Association of Nigeria and the co-chair and convener of the Stakeholders Group on Ageing Africa, SGA. In [...]

Sun, 15 March 2020


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