As part of efforts to improve accountability and provide reliable data on government’s revenue, the Federal Ministry of Finance said it has set up modalities to strengthen and increase the capacity of the post-mortem sub-committee of the Federation Account Allocation Committee, FAAC.
The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has charged the Nigeria Mining and Geo-Science Society, NMGS, to partner the federal government towards putting their professional and intellectual abilities to bear on the government’s effort to diversify the economy.
He said [...]
The National Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, have challenged the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed to a public debate over his comment accusing the workers of sabotaging reforms in the power sector.
General Secretary of the union, Comrade Joseph Ajaero, reacting to Mohammed' [...]
A passenger jet has crashed in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don killing all 55 passengers and seven crew on board, officials say.
The FlyDubai Boeing 737-800, coming from Dubai, missed the runway as it attempted to land at 03:50 local time (00:50 GMT) on Saturday.
It is not cle [...]
Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam has been wounded and arrested in a dramatic raid in Brussels after four months on the run.
Another man arrested, Monir Ahmed Alaaj, was also on a wanted list, Belgian prosecutors said.
Three members of a family accused of harbouring Abdeslam have also [...]
Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney will vote for Texas Senator Ted Cruz, saying he is "repulsed" by Republican front-runner Donald Trump.
Mr Romney said in a Facebook post that the only way to nominate a Republican is to have an open convention, in which party officials choose [...]
The wealthy South African family accused of wielding undue influence through its links to President Jacob Zuma says it has been the victim of "xenophobic and hate speech".
The family took out two pages in a newspaper it owns to deny the allegations and respond to criticism.
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, Gwagwalada area office, has embarked on sensitization rally for its consumers and stakeholders on the new tariff.
The area manager, Engr Ahmad Baro in an address at the event titled, “Customer enlightenment forum on increase in tariff,&rdq [...]
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