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Reps Probe NPA Over N5.1 Billion ContractMD, who assumed office several months ago, had told the panel that NPA began th
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MD, who assumed office several months ago, had told the panel that NPA began the contract after an approval by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) and that they obtained a certificate of no objection from the Bureau of Public Enterprises... Read more
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Finally, Osinbajo Assigns Portfolios to New Ministersof the Federal Civil Service. The brief ceremony was held at the council chamb
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of the Federal Civil Service. The brief ceremony was held at the council chambers before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council meeting. Recall that 300 candidates from federal government ministries, departments and agencies... Read more
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In a First, Govt Accepts Blame for ASUU Strikeaction embarked upon by the lecturers of tertiary institutions on Sunday. Brie
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action embarked upon by the lecturers of tertiary institutions on Sunday. Briefing newsmen in the State House, after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu said it was saddening that ASUU went on... Read more
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While President Buhari Is Awaythat case, his removal from office, through the constitutional mechanism of a m
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that case, his removal from office, through the constitutional mechanism of a medical board convened on a resolution of the Federal Executive Council, is unwarranted. To me, a key point that is being overlooked in the current agitation against... Read more
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Osinbajo Assigns Portfolios to Ministers, Swears in 15 Perm SecsPresident Yemi Osinbjo has assigned portfolios to two ministers inaugurated thr
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President Yemi Osinbjo has assigned portfolios to two ministers inaugurated three weeks ago.Before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, he deployed Professor Ochen‎i as Minister of State for Labour and Employment while... Read more
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We've Not Fulfilled Our Bargain With ASUU(ASUU). The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu stated this while briefin
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(ASUU). The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu stated this while briefing State House correspondents, after the Federal Executive Council meeting presided by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. He said "I must confess government has not... Read more
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5d
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Govt Failed ASUU, Minister AdmitsStaff Union of Universities (ASUU) resulted in the ongoing indefinite strike.Br
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Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) resulted in the ongoing indefinite strike.Briefing State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday, Minister of Education,... Read more
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Bureaucracy Delays Reconstitution of Tax Tribunalcourt independent of the FIRS is suffering some bureaucratic setbacks. The mini
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court independent of the FIRS is suffering some bureaucratic setbacks. The ministry of finance has written a memo to the Federal Executive Council (FEC), seeking the repeal of section 59, sub section 1 of the FIRS act in order to make the tax... Read more
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Eligible Power Consumers to Pay Between N30 and N80 Per Kilowatt Hourthat the Power Sector Recovery Programme (PSRP) was making good progress especi
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that the Power Sector Recovery Programme (PSRP) was making good progress especially on metering. According to it, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) had recently released N39 billion to fund the metering programmes of the 11 electricity... Read more
7d
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Chinese Banks Invest $250 Million in Nigeria's Oil Sectorthe NNPC chief said the corporation would make inputs into the National Gas Pol
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the NNPC chief said the corporation would make inputs into the National Gas Policy recently adopted by the Federal Executive Council as well as the Fiscal Bills on gas being worked out by the legislature, with the view to ensuring... Read more
8d
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Investors Await N62.4 Billion Maturing Treasury Billpercentage points and 36.8 percentage points week-on-week respectively. At the
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percentage points and 36.8 percentage points week-on-week respectively. At the treasury bills segment of the market, the Federal Executive Council approved the issuance of dollar-backed treasury instruments in the international capital market in... Read more
9d
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5 Major Issues Buhari Will Tackle After Resumingalmost two weeks after their inauguration, the portfolios are yet to be named,
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almost two weeks after their inauguration, the portfolios are yet to be named, though they have been attending the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meetings. It is believed that Osinbajo was only directed by President Buhari to inaugurate... Read more
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I Think I'm Fit to Return Home, but My Doctors Will Give the Go-Aheadindividuals have been calling for his return or resignation if he is unfit to g
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individuals have been calling for his return or resignation if he is unfit to govern. They have persistently called on the Federal Executive Council to declare the president incapacitated. However, ministers, governors and other officials of the... Read more
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Why We Must Succeed, Osinbajo Charges MinistersThe Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday asked the Federal Executive Co
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The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday asked the Federal Executive Council, FEC, members to brace up for challenges of economic recovery as the country had chosen to succeed. He gave the advice at the opening of a Cabinet Retreat on the... Read more
11d
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2018 Budget Will Be Submitted to N'assembly in Oct, Govt Restatesand the National Assembly, the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fis
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and the National Assembly, the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday will be submitted to the federal parliament in September, while the budget will... Read more
11d
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National Assembly Will Get 2018 Budget Proposal in Octobersaid the government would soon send the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Frame
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said the government would soon send the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework Fiscal Strategy Paper approved by the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday, to the National Assembly. "The National Assembly is on break nearer the time they... Read more
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Govt Seeks U.S.$328 Million ICT Fund From ChinaThe Federal Executive Council yesterday approved a memo for the national ICT in
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The Federal Executive Council yesterday approved a memo for the national ICT infrastructural backbone project popularly called NIPTI 2, domiciled within the galaxy backbone. The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, disclosed this while... Read more
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Nigeria Approves 2018-2020 MTEF, Sets Oil Benchmark At $45 Per BarrelThe Federal Executive Council has approved the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditur
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The Federal Executive Council has approved the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework, MTEF and the Fiscal Strategy Paper. The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udoma, told reporters in Abuja that the highlights of the MTEF showed... Read more
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FEC Approves Refinancing of Nigeria's Domestic Debt Into $3 Billion Treasury BillsThe Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved the refinancing of th
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The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved the refinancing of the country's domestic debts into treasury bills worth $3 billion as part of the overall strategy of government to reduce the cost of borrowing. The Minister of Finance,... Read more
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Govt to Refinance Domestic Debts Into $3 Billion Treasury Billsborrowing. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, gave the hint while addr
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borrowing. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, gave the hint while addressing State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. According to her, the approval was... Read more
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NLC President - Over N3 Trillion Pension Fund Invested in Bonds, Treasury Billsto see how best this issue of liability of pension can be addressed. And I am h
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to see how best this issue of liability of pension can be addressed. And I am happy to inform you that recently, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) actually made a pronouncement to the effect that over N2.7 trillion has actually been... Read more
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Buhari Won't Quityears tenure or even the entire four years tenure. It is a possibility." He ho
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years tenure or even the entire four years tenure. It is a possibility." He however added that it was the members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) that could pass a resolution that the president can no longer discharge the functions of his... Read more
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27 Industries Newly Granted Pioneer Status In Nigeriahave granted Pioneer Status to a further 27 industries, after the first review
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have granted Pioneer Status to a further 27 industries, after the first review of the incentive since 2006. The Federal Executive Council approved the list of 71 approved pioneer industries on August 2, and although the full details have... Read more
14d
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We Can't Substitute Buhari, Says Lai Mohammed As Groups Ask Buhari to Resume or Resign,and he will come back very soon. "The important thing is that government has b
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and he will come back very soon. "The important thing is that government has been working. We have not missed one single federal executive council meeting since he left. "Also, we have not missed one single national economic council meeting.... Read more
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Why We Want N107 Billion World Bank Loan - Ogun GovtHouse of Representatives had denied approval for the loan, she said that was un
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House of Representatives had denied approval for the loan, she said that was untrue. "There is a chain in the process. The Federal Executive Council as well as the Senate have already approved our request and we had also approached the House of... Read more
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Why There's Tension in N'Delta, Clark Tells Osinbajoweek, the people hear of allocations of billions of naira, evidently from impro
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week, the people hear of allocations of billions of naira, evidently from improved government earnings from oil, by the Federal Executive Council, FEC, to projects in other parts of the country with nothing given back to the region. He... Read more
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Govt Declares State of Emergency On Science and TechnologyAbuja — THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, approved a new policy th
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Abuja — THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, approved a new policy that bars foreign professionals from practising in Nigeria unless they were registered and certified by all the necessary regulatory bodies. This is even as the Federal... Read more
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FEC Grants 27 Industries Tax Holidays, Okays N20.6bn for RoadsAbuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) wednesday approved the admission of
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Abuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) wednesday approved the admission of 27 new industries and products into pioneer status with the intention of offering them tax holidays for five years. Briefing journalists at the end of the weekly FEC... Read more
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Govt Approves N20 Billion for Road Reconstruction in Plateau, KwaraThe Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by Acting President Yemi Osin
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The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday approved N20.6 billion for the reconstruction of two road projects in Plateau and Kwara. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola,... Read more
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Nigeria Grants Tax Holidays to 27 New IndustriesThe Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved 27 new industries and produ
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The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved 27 new industries and products to enter into the pioneer status to give tax holidays to them for three years, to enable them grow and expand investments. The list was last reviewed in 2006 and the... Read more
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FEC Approves New Petroleum PolicyAbuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new petroleum policy
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Abuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new petroleum policy, restructuring the Nigerian Petroleum Investment Management Services Limited (NAPIMS) and stripping it of its responsibility of regulating costing of projects. Projects... Read more
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21d
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Hse Violations - FG Seeks Jail Terms for Directors of Defaulting Oil Companiescountry, found guilty of abusing industry's safety standards, the new National
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country, found guilty of abusing industry's safety standards, the new National Petroleum Policy recently approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has disclosed. Obtained recently in Abuja, the policy showed that health, safety and... Read more
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Why Buhari's Return Is Delayedgaunt look. "You know, the problem is that the last time he was home, he barel
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gaunt look. "You know, the problem is that the last time he was home, he barely attended public functions, including the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting as well as the Friday Ju'mat service, which he had been attending before he stopped... Read more
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Constitution Review - Reps, Senate Differ On AmendmentsSenate also approved a ministerial slot for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)
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Senate also approved a ministerial slot for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to represent the territory at the Federal Executive Council. But the proposal failed in the House. Also, senators had approved the deletion of the Acts... Read more
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Govt Appoints Osakwe DG of Trade Negotiations OfficeConstance Ikokwu, indicated the appointment, which took effect from June 6, 201
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Constance Ikokwu, indicated the appointment, which took effect from June 6, 2017, is for a period of four years. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved the established of NOTN in May, 2017, as the standing Negotiating body for Nigeria.... Read more
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FEC Caps Govt's Oil Revenue Expenditure, Portion to Be Moved to SWFAbuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new National Petrole
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Abuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new National Petroleum Policy initiated by the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, which would place a cap on the proportion of oil revenue that can be spent by the federal government. A... Read more
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Govt Borrows N3.38 Billion to Aid Potato Production in PlateauAbuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) Wednesday approved N3.38 billion to
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Abuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) Wednesday approved N3.38 billion to boost the production of potatoes in Plateau State. The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, who made the disclosure said the money would be borrowed from Agricultural... Read more
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Senate Rejects Power Devolution, Affirmative Action for Womenalso agreed to set a timeframe within which the president and governor must app
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also agreed to set a timeframe within which the president and governor must appoint ministers/commissioners to form the federal executive council/state executive council. It got 75 votes to approve this. The provision is to avert a situation... Read more
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Govt Takes N3.8 Billion Loan From AfDB for Potato Productionloan from African Development Bank, AfDB, for the production and processing of
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loan from African Development Bank, AfDB, for the production and processing of potato for export. This is even as the Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, ratified the expenditure of N5.189 billion for the Abuja/Kaduna road and the... Read more
26d
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On Buhari - 'Sickness' As Constitutional Offencealso be on deck to make him deliver in spite of his health challenges. But cou
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also be on deck to make him deliver in spite of his health challenges. But could it be the reason that it is a non-medical federal executive council -and not actually a medical panel- that our Constitution gives the first 'right of action' in... Read more
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Govt Emerges With New Petroleum Policynew legislation and value addition in the oil and gas industry. The policy, wh
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new legislation and value addition in the oil and gas industry. The policy, which has already been approved by the Federal Executive Council, defines the strategy of the government with respect to Nigeria's oil resources. The... Read more
26d
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The 33 Major Amendments the Senate Considered for Nigerian ConstitutionAssembly confirmation. Senators approved constitutional amendment to give a sl
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Assembly confirmation. Senators approved constitutional amendment to give a slot to the Federal Capital Territory in the Federal Executive Council. Currently, only the 36 states of the federation are given at least one ministerial slot each in... Read more
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Why Osinbajo Swore in Two New Ministers Without Portfolios(Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe) as ministers-designate, Acting President Yem
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(Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe) as ministers-designate, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Wednesday swore them in at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting chambers in the State House, Abuja, without assigning them portfolios. After... Read more
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27d
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Osinbajo to New Ministers - We're Not Joking Hereonly reward is more hard work and I wish you the best as minister of the Federa
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only reward is more hard work and I wish you the best as minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. We welcome you to the Federal Executive Council where you have just been sworn in from being ministerial nominees, to ministers of the Federal... Read more
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Speaker Decries Lack of Inter-Agency Cooperation On IDPsa deliberate effort to adopt a workable IDP Policy of Nigeria which was drafted
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a deliberate effort to adopt a workable IDP Policy of Nigeria which was drafted since 2012 but has not been adopted by the Federal Executive Council," he stated. He also noted that the problem of internal displacement is a nationwide phenomenon,... Read more
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Buhari Assures Guinean President of His Recovery, Seven Governors Visitsent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari, the acting president will Wednesday s
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sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari, the acting president will Wednesday swear in the ministers-designate at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. The ministers-designate are Prof. Stephen Lawani (Kogi) who will replace the late... Read more
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It's Official - Osinbajo to Swear in New Ministers WednesdayAkande, Mr. Osinbajo's spokesperson, confirmed that the two ministers would be
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Akande, Mr. Osinbajo's spokesperson, confirmed that the two ministers would be inaugurated on Wednesday before the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting. "AgP Osinbajo would be swearing in the two new ministers already confirmed by the Senate... Read more
27d
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Senate Considers 35 Years Age Qualification for PresidentTerritory is appointed from one of the six area councils that constitute Abuja,
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Territory is appointed from one of the six area councils that constitute Abuja, so that that FCT will be represented in the Federal Executive Council. In seeking autonomy for local government areas, it proposes that only democratically elected... Read more
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Two New Ministers to Be Sworn in 'Soon'in soon, sooner than you think it will happen." However, a top official in the
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in soon, sooner than you think it will happen." However, a top official in the presidency said the swearing in of the two ministers is fixed for Wednesday shortly before the commencement of the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council... Read more
27d
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Osinbajo Seeks End to Executive-Legislature Brawlis expected to swear in the two newly appointed ministers from Gombe and Kogi S
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is expected to swear in the two newly appointed ministers from Gombe and Kogi States before the commencement of the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting today. Speaking on this yesterday, presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, who... Read more
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