ASAP: Federal Gov’t Targets 135m MT Crop Production In 2024

The federal government is targeting 135 million metric tonnes of staple crop production in 2024 with the newly unveiled Accelerated Stabilisation and Advancement Plan (ASAP). 

Federal, State Gov’ts To Review Sentencing For Suicide Attempt — AGF

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Prince Lateef Fagbemi (SAN), has promised a review of the law imposing sentencing for suicide attempts.

Eid-El-Fitr: Federal Gov’t Extends Public Holiday

The Federal Government has extended the Eid-El-Fitr holiday to Thursday April 11, 2024 in addition to the earlier declared 9th and 10th April, to celebrate the end of the Muslim month of Ramadan.

Eid-El-Fitr: Federal Gov’t Declares Tuesday, Wednesday As Public Holidays

The federal government has declared Tuesday and Wednesday, April 9 and 10, 2024, respectively, as public holidays to mark this year's Eid-el-Fitr celebration. 

FG Announces Electricity Tariff Rise, Impacting 1.5 Million Customers Nationwide

The Federal Government says the new electricity tariff hike will only affect a small segment of the consumers – 1.5 million. 

BREAKING: FG arraigns Miyetti Allah leader, Bello Bodejo for terrorism

Federal Government has arraigned the leader of the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore group, Bello Bodejo, for terrorism-related offenses.

COP28: Nigeria secures over $5bn commitment for climate action

The Federal Government says it has secured more than 5 billion dollars commitments for its climate action at the ongoing climate change conference also known as COP28 in Dubai, UAE.

FG to partner Microsoft on video games showcasing Nigerian culture, fashion – Minister

Hannatu Musawa, Minister of Arts, Culture and Creative Economy, says plans are underway to reposition the video game animation industry in Nigeria.

FG allocates 50% intervention initiative to boost women businesses

The Director-General of Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Mr Olawale Fasanya, has reiterated Federal Government’s desire to boost women owned businesses in the country.

United Nigeria Airlines gets approval to fly UK, other routes

The Federal Government has granted the approval of the United Nigeria Airlines to begin international flights operations into six countries, including United Kingdom.