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FG Launches Enhanced Passport In The UK

The Federal Government on Tuesday restated its commitment to improve passport application process for Nigerians at home and in diaspora, as it launches the new enhanced passport. Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, gave the assurance on Tuesday at the official Rollout of the Enhanced e-Passport at the Nigerian High Commission in London, United Kingdom. […]

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FG Declares Public Holiday to Mark Mawlud Nabiyy

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday  October 19th, 2021  as Public Holiday to mark this year’s Mawlid Nabiy Celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him). Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who made this declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulates all Muslim faithful both at home and […]

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Why FG Banned SS1, SS2 Students from WASSCE, NECO

The federal government of Nigeria has stated real reason it stopped students in Senior Secondary School one and two from participating in external examinations of West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE; the National Examination Council, NECO; and National Business and Technical Examinations Board, NABTEB. This directive banning SS 1 and SS2 students from the […]

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How We spend N8m daily feeding 114,261 pupils in Enugu — FG

The Federal Government has explained that it expends N8 million everyday on 114,261 pupils benefiting from the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP), in Enugu State. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, disclosed this, in Abuja. Represented by the Enugu State Team Lead of the State Monitoring and […]

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FG Launches Strategy Document to tackle Deforestation, Forest Degradation

Determined to tackle the challenges of deforestation and forest degradation in Nigeria, the Federal Government has launched the Nigeria’s National Reducing Emission from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) Strategy document. The journey towards the development of the REDD+ Strategy document has been with the support of the UN-REDD Programme, the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility of […]

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EID-EL-KABIR: FG Declares Tuesday, Wednesday Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday July 20 and Wednesday July 21, 2021, as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government on Thursday, congratulates all Muslim faithful and Nigerians at home and in the diaspora on this […]