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Buhari Not Keen On Asset Sale, for Soludo, It Will Be a Historic Mistakeof national assets is not on the president's radar at all. What he is fixated o
Buhari Not Keen On Asset Sale, for Soludo, It Will Be a Historic Mistake
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of national assets is not on the president's radar at all. What he is fixated on is on borrowings and as you are aware the Federal Executive Council (FEC) recently gave the Federal Ministry of Finance approval to borrow $29 billion from external... Read more
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Adeosun - Spending On Capital Projects, Our Strategy to Get Out of Recessioncommenced and would be consummated before the end of year. "You know it's a lo
Adeosun - Spending On Capital Projects, Our Strategy to Get Out of Recession
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commenced and would be consummated before the end of year. "You know it's a long process; if you remember at the last FEC (Federal Executive Council), we got the external borrowing plan approved by FEC. Once it's approved by the National Assembly,... Read more
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Govt Will Take You and Cross the Red Sea, Says Osinbajoand party officials in seeking the answers to economic crisis. "The solution i
Govt Will Take You and Cross the Red Sea, Says Osinbajo
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and party officials in seeking the answers to economic crisis. "The solution is not in one man and not limited to the Federal Executive Council advised President Buhari to look beyond his political party and look for experts beyond Nigeria for... Read more
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Ndigbo - It's Time to 'Think and Build Home'construction. It is no longer news that the South-East has the worst network of
Ndigbo - It's Time to 'Think and Build Home'
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construction. It is no longer news that the South-East has the worst network of federal roads in the country. The Federal Executive Council recently approved additional seaport in Badagry, Lagos State, and there are plans by this... Read more
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Buhari Will Take Nigeria to the Promised Land, Osinbajo Assures NigeriansSarieke Dickson, Senator Banabas Gemade (representative of the Senate President
Buhari Will Take Nigeria to the Promised Land, Osinbajo Assures Nigerians
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Sarieke Dickson, Senator Banabas Gemade (representative of the Senate President), Senator Olurunibe Mamora, members of Federal Executive Council (FEC), service chiefs‎, Rev. Tor Uja, Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission... Read more
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From Body Language to Blame Gameneed is a winning mentality and not too much preparation." Can you imagine that
From Body Language to Blame Game
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need is a winning mentality and not too much preparation." Can you imagine that coming from a minister and member of the federal executive council? But why should we be surprised? Nigerians are witnesses to the utterances of the minister of... Read more
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Reflections On Buhari Administrationnew Buhari administration to swing into action. However, when it took the admin
Reflections On Buhari Administration
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new Buhari administration to swing into action. However, when it took the administration six months to get a substantive Federal Executive Council, and even longer to appoint other equally important public office officials, public confidence in... Read more
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President Buhari Sued Over Ministerial Slot5 Rule (1) of the Federal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009. He queried
President Buhari Sued Over Ministerial Slot
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5 Rule (1) of the Federal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009. He queried the absence of Kogi representative in the Federal Executive Council meeting since March. He faulted President Buhari for failing to appoint a replacement for James... Read more
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Lawyer Sues President Buhari Over Kogi Ministerial Slot5 Rule (1) of the Federal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009. He queried
Lawyer Sues President Buhari Over Kogi Ministerial Slot
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5 Rule (1) of the Federal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009. He queried the absence of Kogi representative in the Federal Executive Council meeting since March. He particularly faulted Buhari for failing to appoint a replacement for the... Read more
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Lawyer Sues Buhari Over Kogi Ministerial Slot5 Rule (1) of the Federal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009. He queried
Lawyer Sues Buhari Over Kogi Ministerial Slot
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5 Rule (1) of the Federal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009. He queried the absence of Kogi representative in the Federal Executive Council meeting since March. He particularly faulted Buhari for failing to appoint a replacement for the... Read more
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Sell Refineries, Airports, Saraki Tells Govteconomy but they had not yet been communicated to the president. He said those
Sell Refineries, Airports, Saraki Tells Govt
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economy but they had not yet been communicated to the president. He said those measures had also not been passed to the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly. An official of the Natural Resource Governance Institute, Dauda Garuba,... Read more
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Lawyer to Sue Buhari Over Kogi Ministerial Slotto drag President Muhammadu Buhari to court for allegedly refusing to appoint a
Lawyer to Sue Buhari Over Kogi Ministerial Slot
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to drag President Muhammadu Buhari to court for allegedly refusing to appoint a minister to represent Kogi State at the Federal Executive Council (FEC), six months after the demise of James Ocholi (SAN). Makolo, from Kogi State, addressing a... Read more
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Ocholi's Replacement Over Due - Lawyeralmost seven months after the death of Ocholi in a fatal road accident on March
Ocholi's Replacement Over Due - Lawyer
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almost seven months after the death of Ocholi in a fatal road accident on March 6, Kogi has been denied representation at Federal Executive Council (FEC) meetings. While describing the FEC meeting as regular and constitutionally mandatory... Read more
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the Worst Is Over - Emefieleyou begin to negotiate prices, after that you go to the Bureau for Public Procu
the Worst Is Over - Emefiele
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you begin to negotiate prices, after that you go to the Bureau for Public Procurement (BPP), may be after that you go to Federal Executive Council (FEC) to get approval and that takes another six months. "What all this means is that we must... Read more
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Government Reviews 2017 Fiscal Plan to Check Recessionto check the nation's economic recession, the Federal Government is to review i
Government Reviews 2017 Fiscal Plan to Check Recession
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to check the nation's economic recession, the Federal Government is to review its 2017 fiscal plan recently approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) but yet to be submitted to the National Assembly. By the move, the government will... Read more
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PPPs Key to Our Desired Infrastructure Developmentfor concession under this Act. (2) The projects mentioned in subsection (1) of
PPPs Key to Our Desired Infrastructure Development
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for concession under this Act. (2) The projects mentioned in subsection (1) of this section shall be submitted to the Federal Executive Council for approval on the recommendation of the relevant sector, ministry or agency prior to entering... Read more
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Groups Seek Increased Funding for Environment Ministryinto the budget after it had passed through the fence mechanisms of the ministr
Groups Seek Increased Funding for Environment Ministry
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into the budget after it had passed through the fence mechanisms of the ministry, Budget Office of the federation and Federal Executive Council." They also agreed that the Ecological Fund that I shared between the FGN, States and local... Read more
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Recession - NASS Promises Exit Strategyin both Houses that would produce legislative actions or measures for getting t
Recession - NASS Promises Exit Strategy
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in both Houses that would produce legislative actions or measures for getting the country out of the recession.‎ The Federal Executive Council (FEC) had in August 2016, approved the 2017-2019 MTEF and FSP in which it pegged the crude oil... Read more
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Govt Woos Foreign Mining Investors With Three Year Tax Holidaysignificant interests from organisations prospecting for business opportunities
Govt Woos Foreign Mining Investors With Three Year Tax Holiday
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significant interests from organisations prospecting for business opportunities in the mining sector in Africa. The Federal Executive Council, last week, approved the new roadmap for growth and development of the Nigerian mining industry and... Read more
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Government Needs to Spend to Revamp Economy - Jibrilof being caught is high and the sanctions are severe, you will think twice befo
Government Needs to Spend to Revamp Economy - Jibril
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of being caught is high and the sanctions are severe, you will think twice before attempting to loot the treasury. The Federal Executive Council is seeking the approval of the National Assembly on external borrowing. What is your take on... Read more
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ICPC Arraigns Orubebe for Circumventing Projectsas minister to confer an unfair advantage upon Gitto Costruzioni Generali Nig.
ICPC Arraigns Orubebe for Circumventing Projects
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as minister to confer an unfair advantage upon Gitto Costruzioni Generali Nig. Ltd by circumventing the approval of the Federal Executive Council regarding the contract for the dualization of the Eket-Oron Road when he took a decision to... Read more
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ICPC Arraigns Former Minister Godsday Orubebe for Circumventing Projectsas minister to confer an unfair advantage upon Gitto Costruzioni Generali (Nig.
ICPC Arraigns Former Minister Godsday Orubebe for Circumventing Projects
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as minister to confer an unfair advantage upon Gitto Costruzioni Generali (Nig.) Ltd by circumventing the approval of the Federal Executive Council in respect of the contract for the dualization of the Eket-Oron Road when he took a decision to... Read more
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Accused of Diverting N2.3 Billion Public Funds, Orubebe Granted N10 Million Bailabout N2.3 billion meant for the dualisation of Section IV of the East-West Roa
Accused of Diverting N2.3 Billion Public Funds, Orubebe Granted N10 Million Bail
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about N2.3 billion meant for the dualisation of Section IV of the East-West Road. Mr. Orubebe allegedly circumvented a Federal Executive Council approval for the dualisation of the Eket-Oron Road, part of the East-West Road which runs from Edo... Read more
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Ambode Says Obaseki'll Build On Oshiomhole's Achievementsrally, which attracted thousands of party faithful, was attended by President B
Ambode Says Obaseki'll Build On Oshiomhole's Achievements
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rally, which attracted thousands of party faithful, was attended by President Buhari, governors of APC, members of the Federal Executive Council, political bigwigs in the APC across the federation, market men and women, artisans, youths, among... Read more
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Past Govt Policy Undermines SON's Efficiencyhis words: "The previous administration could not approve the national quality
Past Govt Policy Undermines SON's Efficiency
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his words: "The previous administration could not approve the national quality policy because it required approval from the Federal Executive Council (FEC) and since 2015, we have been on the job to get the government to adopt the national quality... Read more
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Tension in Kogi Over Replacement for Late Ministerdeath of the late James Ocholi, a former minister of state, Labour and Employme
Tension in Kogi Over Replacement for Late Minister
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death of the late James Ocholi, a former minister of state, Labour and Employment, who represented the state at in the Federal Executive Council. Politicians in the state are unhappy with President Muhammadu Buhari for excluding the state for... Read more
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FG Targets U.S.$27 Billion Revenue From Solid Mineral By 2025derivatives of activities in the sector. That is the vision of the new six-cha
FG Targets U.S.$27 Billion Revenue From Solid Mineral By 2025
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derivatives of activities in the sector. That is the vision of the new six-chapter Road Map Policy, approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC). Solid Minerals revenue generation states have equally been approved to benefit from 13 per... Read more
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SON Seeks Enhanced Quality Infrastructure to Drive Economic Diversificationadded: "The previous administration could not approve the national quality poli
SON Seeks Enhanced Quality Infrastructure to Drive Economic Diversification
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added: "The previous administration could not approve the national quality policy because it required approval from the Federal Executive Council (FEC) and since 2015, we have been on the job to get the government to adopt the national quality... Read more
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AfDB Endorses The Country's Mining RoadmapRoadmap, which has received inputs from different stakeholders and state govern
AfDB Endorses The Country's Mining Roadmap
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Roadmap, which has received inputs from different stakeholders and state governments, is awaiting approval of the Federal Executive Council before its official unveiling. Special Assistant on Media, to the Minister of Solid Minerals... Read more
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I Never Tweeted ' Recession Is Just a Word' - Kemi AdeosunHonourable Minister.‎ "Also at no time did the Honourable Minister, who addres
I Never Tweeted ' Recession Is Just a Word' - Kemi Adeosun
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Honourable Minister.‎ "Also at no time did the Honourable Minister, who addressed the media immediately after Wednesday's Federal Executive Council, make such a statement. "The Minister has consistently demonstrated empathy for the plight of... Read more
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Buhari Revives Jonathan's Agriculture Policy He Suspendeddistribution, a year after suspending it. The Minister of Agriculture, Audu Og
Buhari Revives Jonathan's Agriculture Policy He Suspended
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distribution, a year after suspending it. The Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh, made the announcement after the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting, saying the policy would however be modified to address the challenges that made it... Read more
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Minister Denies Dismissing Economic Recession As a "Word"Honourable Minister of Finance. At no point did she make that kind of statement
Minister Denies Dismissing Economic Recession As a "Word"
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Honourable Minister of Finance. At no point did she make that kind of statement in her interaction with the media after the Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday. The fake handle does not belong to her," Mr. Akanbi said. "There are several... Read more
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Why Recession May Persistannounced a change of the name of the Ministry of Solid Minerals to Ministry of
Why Recession May Persist
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announced a change of the name of the Ministry of Solid Minerals to Ministry of Mines and Steel Development during the Federal Executive Council ‎(FEC) meeting in Abuja. Minister of Finance, Kemi Ade‎osun, who answered questions on the report... Read more
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We've a Long Way to Go On EconomyMinister, Kemi Adeosun, said this yesterday while fielding questions from State
We've a Long Way to Go On Economy
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Minister, Kemi Adeosun, said this yesterday while fielding questions from State House reporters after a meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. The minister admitted that this was the worst... Read more
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FG Unveils New Road Map for MiningThe Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved a new road map for the g
FG Unveils New Road Map for Mining
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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved a new road map for the growth and development of the nation's mining industry.‎‎ The Minister of Solid Minerals, Kayode Fayemi, told journalists after the FEC meeting that the road map sought to... Read more
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Govt Approves Three-Year External Borrowing Plangovernment has approved a three-year rolling external borrowing plan. Briefing
Govt Approves Three-Year External Borrowing Plan
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government has approved a three-year rolling external borrowing plan. Briefing State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting held in Abuja yesterday, the Minister for Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, said the... Read more
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Govt Says Mining Will Add 5 Percent to GDP in 10 YearsAbuja — Four years after the federal government announced a roadmap for the dev
Govt Says Mining Will Add 5 Percent to GDP in 10 Years
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Abuja — Four years after the federal government announced a roadmap for the development of the solid mineral sector, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) wednesday announced a new road map for the sector. Also wednesday, the federal government... Read more
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Govt Okays More External Borrowingsthe submission by the National Bureau of Statistics that the economy was techni
Govt Okays More External Borrowings
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the submission by the National Bureau of Statistics that the economy was technically in a recession. But at the end of the Federal Executive Council Meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun,... Read more
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Nigeria in Economic Recession, Says Govtthe same period, sliding the economy into full recession. Minister of Finance,
Nigeria in Economic Recession, Says Govt
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the same period, sliding the economy into full recession. Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, at a briefing after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, pointed... Read more
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How We Will Get Nigeria Out of RecessionMinister Kemi Adeosun said this on Wednesday while fielding questions from Stat
How We Will Get Nigeria Out of Recession
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Minister Kemi Adeosun said this on Wednesday while fielding questions from State House reporters after a meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. The minister admitted that this was the worst... Read more
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Govt Renames Solid Minerals MinistryThe Federal Executive Council has approved a new roadmap for the growth and dev
Govt Renames Solid Minerals Ministry
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The Federal Executive Council has approved a new roadmap for the growth and development of the nation's mining sector and the renaming of the Federal Ministry of Solid Minerals. The ministry will now be known as Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel... Read more
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The Growing Menace of the Mosanto-Induced Pro-GMO Lobby in Nigeriaallow Monsanto Agriculture Nigeria Ltd to register in the country and start pro
The Growing Menace of the Mosanto-Induced Pro-GMO Lobby in Nigeria
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allow Monsanto Agriculture Nigeria Ltd to register in the country and start production without explicit approval from the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly? Burkina Faso, which took the lead on GMO production in Africa, decided... Read more
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We Have Saved N1.4 Trillion By Not Paying Fuel Subsidyhave used the short term strategic implementation plan to guide the 2016 budget
We Have Saved N1.4 Trillion By Not Paying Fuel Subsidy
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have used the short term strategic implementation plan to guide the 2016 budget; and just yesterday (Wednesday), the Federal Executive Council approved the medium plan expenditure framework and the fiscal strategy paper which are fully... Read more
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How Senate Plans to Stimulate an Economy in Recessionused to drag under the extant procurement Act. He further explained that the Se
How Senate Plans to Stimulate an Economy in Recession
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used to drag under the extant procurement Act. He further explained that the Senate decided to remove the power of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to approve contracts and ceded the power to the National Council on Public Procurement, NCPP.... Read more
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Govt Okays WTO Deal to Lower Trade CostThe Federal Executive Council has approved the ratification of the World Trade
Govt Okays WTO Deal to Lower Trade Cost
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The Federal Executive Council has approved the ratification of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) trade facilitation agreement. The Minister of Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, said this while briefing State House correspondents on the... Read more
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Ondo APC Guber Primary and Dilemma of a Loose Broomto power. With five out of nine members in the House of Representatives, two o
Ondo APC Guber Primary and Dilemma of a Loose Broom
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to power. With five out of nine members in the House of Representatives, two out of the three Senators, a member of the Federal Executive Council and a parent party holding power in Abuja, the party stands on a strong platform. This strong... Read more
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Group Petitions Buhari, Alleges U.S.$20 Million Fraud in Aviation Collegea huge amount of money to have been awarded without due process, was nothing bu
Group Petitions Buhari, Alleges U.S.$20 Million Fraud in Aviation College
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a huge amount of money to have been awarded without due process, was nothing but illegality, pointing out that there was no Federal Executive Council approval for the initial payment to the company, as at December, 2014. The petitioners, through... Read more
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FG to Peg Oil Price Benchmark At $42.5 in 2017is one of the key highlights of the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) fo
FG to Peg Oil Price Benchmark At $42.5 in 2017
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is one of the key highlights of the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) for 2017 to 2019, which was approved by the Federal Executive Council, in Abuja, yesterday. Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, disclosed this... Read more
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