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2016 Admissions - JAMB Won't Interfere With Candidates' List' Says OloyedeQuota as prescribed by the Regulatory Bodies (NUC/NBTE/NCCE) and for Federal Un
2016 Admissions - JAMB Won't Interfere With Candidates' List' Says Oloyede
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Quota as prescribed by the Regulatory Bodies (NUC/NBTE/NCCE) and for Federal Universities, the criteria stipulated by the Federal Executive Council concerning Merit, Catchment and Educationally Less Developed States should be complied with. "In... Read more
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Emergency Economic Bill Has Not Been Passed On to Buhariquickly in implementing the economic reform plans. "As far as I know, this has
Emergency Economic Bill Has Not Been Passed On to Buhari
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quickly in implementing the economic reform plans. "As far as I know, this has not been passed on to the President, the Federal Executive Council or the Legislative arm of government. So at this point, there are no further details to... Read more
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Buhari Yet to Request Emergency Powersthe economic reform plans," Mr. Akande said. "As far as I know, this has not b
Buhari Yet to Request Emergency Powers
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the economic reform plans," Mr. Akande said. "As far as I know, this has not been passed on to the President, the Federal Executive Council or the Legislative arm of government." Different news reports had on Monday quoted presidential... Read more
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Emergency Powers Bill - LCCI, MAN, NLC, Others Back Buhari's Proposalssaid the proposals remained, at best, tentative proposals which had neither bee
Emergency Powers Bill - LCCI, MAN, NLC, Others Back Buhari's Proposals
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said the proposals remained, at best, tentative proposals which had neither been passed on to the President nor to the Federal Executive Council. Spokesman for the Vice-President, Mr. Laolu Akande, in an email response to Vanguard said: "The... Read more
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How JAMB Under My Leadership Will Conduct Students' Admissions - OloyedeEducation and the National Commission for Colleges of Education. "For federal
How JAMB Under My Leadership Will Conduct Students' Admissions - Oloyede
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Education and the National Commission for Colleges of Education. "For federal universities, the criteria stipulated by the Federal Executive Council, concerning merit, catchment and educationally less developed states, should be complied... Read more
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Economy: Buhari Not Seeking Emergency Powerscommunicated to the president. The vice president’s spokesman stated that thos
Economy: Buhari Not Seeking Emergency Powers
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communicated to the president. The vice president’s spokesman stated that those measures had also not been passed to the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly. He said: “The economic management team has indeed been considering... Read more
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N64.8 Billion UBE Funds - Education Ministry Takes 28 States to FEC for SanctionFederal Ministry of Education has reported 28 states which did not access the N
N64.8 Billion UBE Funds - Education Ministry Takes 28 States to FEC for Sanction
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Federal Ministry of Education has reported 28 states which did not access the N64.8billion UBE funds in the country to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for possible sanction. This was because of the states' inability to access the Universal... Read more
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APTCON Moves to Boost Transport Sectorfor the establishment of a National Transport Commission as an independent mult
APTCON Moves to Boost Transport Sector
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for the establishment of a National Transport Commission as an independent multidimensional economic regulator and other related matters. This bill, among others, has been approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in March 2014," he had... Read more
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Conduct Bureau Abandons N3.5 Billion Headquarters Projectthe bureau obtained a "Certificate of No Objection" from the Bureau of Public P
Conduct Bureau Abandons N3.5 Billion Headquarters Project
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the bureau obtained a "Certificate of No Objection" from the Bureau of Public Procurement and raised a fresh memo to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for approval. There was however objection by FEC as the then administration said there were... Read more
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Government to Unveil Three New PIBswhich we will put before the National Assembly to help the discourse. We are fi
Government to Unveil Three New PIBs
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which we will put before the National Assembly to help the discourse. We are finishing that and it will go through the Federal Executive Council, and we will later schedule it for stakeholders' inputs. We are working feverishly to conclude that... Read more
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On the Scrapping of Degree/HND Dichotomyqualifications. The policy announcement is awaiting the decision of the Nationa
On the Scrapping of Degree/HND Dichotomy
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qualifications. The policy announcement is awaiting the decision of the National Council on Establishments (NCE) and the Federal Executive Council (FEC). It would be recalled that HND holders working in the nation's public sector had long ago... Read more
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Buhari Inaugurates Economic Adviser, Othersalso swore in three other special advisers and one permanent secretary yesterda
Buhari Inaugurates Economic Adviser, Others
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also swore in three other special advisers and one permanent secretary yesterday shortly before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). They are the Special Adviser on Planning, Tijani Abdullahi; Special Adviser on Social... Read more
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Hardship Won't Cause ShutdownNigerians, the country would not shut down. The Minister of Information and Cu
Hardship Won't Cause Shutdown
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Nigerians, the country would not shut down. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari that the fact that Nigeria was passing... Read more
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Buhari Swears in Uwais, Abdullahi, Two Others Specials Advisersat the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The brief ceremony took place shortly before
Buhari Swears in Uwais, Abdullahi, Two Others Specials Advisers
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at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The brief ceremony took place shortly before the commencement of a meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) which is presently ongoing. Those inaugurated included the Special Adviser on Social... Read more
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FG Says Broadcast Digitisation Will Create JobsMinister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said this wednesday while br
FG Says Broadcast Digitisation Will Create Jobs
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Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said this wednesday while briefing yesterday after the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. When asked why the council was preoccupied... Read more
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Buhari Swears in Four Advisers, Permanent Secretaryof Foreign Affairs. The ceremony was held at the Council Chambers of the Presi
Buhari Swears in Four Advisers, Permanent Secretary
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of Foreign Affairs. The ceremony was held at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. The presidential aides sworn in are Malam Tijanni Abdullahi, Special Adviser to the... Read more
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Federal Government Moves to Meet Deadline for Digital MigrationAbuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) at its meeting, yesterday, resolved
Federal Government Moves to Meet Deadline for Digital Migration
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Abuja — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) at its meeting, yesterday, resolved that it would leave no stones unturned to beat the June 2017 deadline for migration from analogue to digital broadcast mode. Information and Culture Minister, Lai... Read more
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Digital Broadcasting - Nigeria'll Keep Up With the Worldall countries should migrate on or before June 2017. The development was the s
Digital Broadcasting - Nigeria'll Keep Up With the World
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all countries should migrate on or before June 2017. The development was the singular item discussed and approved by the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting, yesterday, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa,... Read more
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Digital Switchover - FG Says June 2017 Deadline Is Sacrosanctcrunch in the country, Nigeria will meet its global responsibilities. Speaking
Digital Switchover - FG Says June 2017 Deadline Is Sacrosanct
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crunch in the country, Nigeria will meet its global responsibilities. Speaking to State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council ( FEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Villa, Minister of Information,... Read more
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Buhari Swears in Four Special Advisers, One Perm Secat the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The brief ceremony took place shortly before
Buhari Swears in Four Special Advisers, One Perm Sec
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at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The brief ceremony took place shortly before the commencement of a meeting of the Federal Executive Council which is ongoing. Those inaugurated included the Special Adviser on Social Investment, Mrs. Maryam... Read more
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Despite Food Crisis, Nigeria Will Still Keep Up With Worldmigrate on or before June 2017. The development was the singular item of the d
Despite Food Crisis, Nigeria Will Still Keep Up With World
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migrate on or before June 2017. The development was the singular item of the discussed and approved by the Meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC on Wednesday presided by President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa, Abuja. Recall... Read more
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Govt Says Broadcast Digitalization Will Create Jobscountry. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammad, said this on Wedne
Govt Says Broadcast Digitalization Will Create Jobs
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country. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammad, said this on Wednesday while briefing newsmen after the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. When asked why the council was preoccupied... Read more
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Buhari Swears in Ojudu, Uwais, Othersat the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The event took place shortly before the comm
Buhari Swears in Ojudu, Uwais, Others
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at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The event took place shortly before the commencement of the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) under the chairmanship of the president. The advisers are the Special Adviser on Economic... Read more
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Malema to Meet ANC As Coalition Talks Drag Onto hold a rally on Tuesday in the metro celebrating the fact that it had the mo
Malema to Meet ANC As Coalition Talks Drag On
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to hold a rally on Tuesday in the metro celebrating the fact that it had the most votes. DA sources said the party's federal executive council was due to meet on Tuesday night to approve possible deals, but chairperson James Selfe could not... Read more
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Buhari Inaugurates His Economic Adviser, Dipeolu, Othersthe oath of office on his Economic Adviser, Dr. Adeyemi Dipeolu. The ceremony
Buhari Inaugurates His Economic Adviser, Dipeolu, Others
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the oath of office on his Economic Adviser, Dr. Adeyemi Dipeolu. The ceremony took place during the meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC on Wednesday at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The president who... Read more
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Malema to meet the ANC as coalition talks continue and parties list their demandsto hold a rally on Tuesday in the metro celebrating the fact that it had the mo
Malema to meet the ANC as coalition talks continue and parties list their demands
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to hold a rally on Tuesday in the metro celebrating the fact that it had the most votes. DA sources said the party’s federal executive council was due to meet on Tuesday night to approve possible deals, but chairperson James Selfe could not... Read more
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How Amendment of Cama Will Improve Investment ClimateDr. Okechukwu Enelamah before it is referred to the National Assembly for consi
How Amendment of Cama Will Improve Investment Climate
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Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah before it is referred to the National Assembly for consideration after necessary approval by the Federal Executive Council. Meanwhile, the Board of Corporate Affairs Commission approved the appointment of Mr. Bello Mahmud... Read more
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FEC Okays New Port for BadagryThe Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved development of an outline busi
FEC Okays New Port for Badagry
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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved development of an outline business case for the Green Field Port in Badagry, Lagos State, in line with Nigeria's economic diversification efforts. The Council also approved the multilateral competent... Read more
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$1 Trillion Lost to Tax Evasion, Avoidanceby multinational companies. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Moham
$1 Trillion Lost to Tax Evasion, Avoidance
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by multinational companies. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, who dropped the hint after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in Abuja yesterday, said to address the problem, multinationals operating in Nigeria... Read more
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Orubebe in Fresh Trouble, Accused of Diverting N1.9 Billion Compensation for Residents On East-West Roadon a five-count charge bordering on alleged corruption, diversion of funds and
Orubebe in Fresh Trouble, Accused of Diverting N1.9 Billion Compensation for Residents On East-West Road
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on a five-count charge bordering on alleged corruption, diversion of funds and perjury. He was accused of circumventing a Federal Executive Council (FEC) approval for the dualisation of the Eket-Oron Road, part of the East-West Road which runs... Read more
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FEC Moves Against Tax Evasion By Multinational CompaniesFederal Executive Council, FEC, has given approval for the Multilateral Compete
FEC Moves Against Tax Evasion By Multinational Companies
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Federal Executive Council, FEC, has given approval for the Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement on the exchange of country by country report to save Nigeria at least $1 trillion in tax evasion. By the agreement, it would be difficult for... Read more
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Buhari, Jonathan Hold Private Meeting in Aso VillaJonathan is presently in a private meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at t
Buhari, Jonathan Hold Private Meeting in Aso Villa
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Jonathan is presently in a private meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Rock villa, Abuja. Jonathan reportedly arrive the villa at 2 pm Wednesday, after the president presided over a Federal Executive Council meeting. Details so... Read more
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Govt Moves Against Tax Dodging MultinationalsThe Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the Multi-lateral Competent Au
Govt Moves Against Tax Dodging Multinationals
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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the Multi-lateral Competent Authority Agreement on Exchange of Country by Country Report to check tax evasion by multinational companies operating in the country. The Minister of Information and... Read more
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President Jonathan Visits Buhari, Holds Talkscalling. The president had gone to the Mosque straight from the Council chambe
President Jonathan Visits Buhari, Holds Talks
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calling. The president had gone to the Mosque straight from the Council chamber where he presided over a meeting of the Federal Executive Council. He came out immediately after the prayer to meet with Mr. Jonathan. The reason for the former... Read more
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Govt to Launch Graduate Farmer Initiative in 12 River Basinswas to support revitalisation of River Basins, an issue which according to him
Govt to Launch Graduate Farmer Initiative in 12 River Basins
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was to support revitalisation of River Basins, an issue which according to him has been discussed exhaustively in various Federal Executive Council meetings. He said the council has come up with the initiative to make agriculture very attractive... Read more
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NEPC - Export Expansion Grant Will Soon Be Re-Introducednon-oil export of the country from $600 million to $3 billion, adding that the
NEPC - Export Expansion Grant Will Soon Be Re-Introduced
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non-oil export of the country from $600 million to $3 billion, adding that the grant was been reviewed holistically by the Federal Executive Council to lower its threshold. He said the review has since passed through the two relevant ministries,... Read more
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July 29,1966 Counter-Coup - the Quest for Vengeancewas not helped after Ironsi ordered the four military governors at that time to
July 29,1966 Counter-Coup - the Quest for Vengeance
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was not helped after Ironsi ordered the four military governors at that time to start attending the meetings of the Federal Executive Council, FEC. Meanwhile, around the North and in barracks in the South tension continued to... Read more
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Govs Opposed Excess Crude Savings - -CBN Dep Govrough. Noting that the problems the country is currently facing are not insurm
Govs Opposed Excess Crude Savings - -CBN Dep Gov
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rough. Noting that the problems the country is currently facing are not insurmountable,Lemo said: "During some of the Federal Executive Council sessions, where I was present, the issue of saving funds generated from the sales of excess crude... Read more
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Agriculture - Link Between Tiers of Government Is Weak - Adamuprovisions that are made in the budget if properly followed, will rub off posit
Agriculture - Link Between Tiers of Government Is Weak - Adamu
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provisions that are made in the budget if properly followed, will rub off positively on agricultural production. The Federal Executive Council recently approved the road map for agriculture from 2016 to 2020 called Green Alternative and your... Read more
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For Nigeria's Rail Transport, A New Day BeckonsLagos-Ibadan dual track standard gauge line. The contract was awarded in 2012 w
For Nigeria's Rail Transport, A New Day Beckons
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Lagos-Ibadan dual track standard gauge line. The contract was awarded in 2012 with 2015 set as date of completion. The Federal Executive Council on July 18th, 2012 approved the sum of $1.457 billion as the project contract sum on 36 months... Read more
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Are Farmers Paying for Protection?also announced that the government has taken a bold step to achieve its plan to
Are Farmers Paying for Protection?
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also announced that the government has taken a bold step to achieve its plan to reduce Nigeria dependency on oil, as the Federal Executive Council, has approved the ‎Agriculture Promotion Policy (2016-2009). Ogbe said the policy outlined all... Read more
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Monsanto's Plot to Take Over Nigeria's Agriculturethat Monsanto Agriculture Nigeria Ltd would register in the country and start p
Monsanto's Plot to Take Over Nigeria's Agriculture
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that Monsanto Agriculture Nigeria Ltd would register in the country and start production without explicit approval 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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Economy Is in Recession, Will Turn the Corner By Septembereconomy, especially through agriculture. The council welcomed the new agricult
Economy Is in Recession, Will Turn the Corner By September
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economy, especially through agriculture. The council welcomed the new agricultural policy endorsed last Wednesday by the Federal Executive Council (FEC). The Niger State governor said the agriculture minister, Chief Audu Ogbeh, presented the... Read more
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Government Okays New Agric Roadmap for Food SufficiencyAbuja — FEC to deploy civil defence corps against rampaging herdsmen The Feder
Government Okays New Agric Roadmap for Food Sufficiency
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Abuja — FEC to deploy civil defence corps against rampaging herdsmen The Federal Executive Council, (FEC) yesterday approved a new agricultural roadmap for self-sufficiency in food production, preservation and export. The Council also approved the... Read more
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FEC Asks States to Take Over Federal RoadsThe Federal Executive Council (FEC) has appealed to states to take over the rep
FEC Asks States to Take Over Federal Roads
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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has appealed to states to take over the repair and maintenance of federal roads to reduce the burden on the federal government. The council made the appeal yesterday during a two-hour meeting presided over by... Read more
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Economy - Senate Worries, Summons Adeosun Todaythe Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume, moved a motion for stepping down her appe
Economy - Senate Worries, Summons Adeosun Today
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the Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume, moved a motion for stepping down her appearance, saying that she was attending the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Seconding the motion, the Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio,... Read more
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Absence of IOCs' Bosses Stalls Probe of NNPC Joint Venturethe minister, based on the text message received from her, said she might not b
Absence of IOCs' Bosses Stalls Probe of NNPC Joint Venture
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the minister, based on the text message received from her, said she might not be able to come for the briefing due to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) holding at the villa then, and thereby moved for stepping down of the item on the order... Read more
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Sex Scandal - Minister, Ambassador Again Absent At Hearingby the Chairman, Hon. Ossai Nicholas Ossai, requested that his appearance be re
Sex Scandal - Minister, Ambassador Again Absent At Hearing
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by the Chairman, Hon. Ossai Nicholas Ossai, requested that his appearance be rescheduled as the timing clashes with the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. His letter last week to the Committee had requested that his appearance be... Read more

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