FG makes a U-turn, withdraws suit against NLC,TUC for protesting.

The Federal Government has WITHDRAWN its suit against the Nigeria Labour Congressand the Trade Union Congress.The Federal Ministry of Justice in a letter dated August 7, 2023, and addressed to theNigeria Labour Congress, said the contempt proceedings filed against the congress forembarking on a nationwide protest last week Wednesday had been overtaken by events andsuch […]

FG bans Niger Republic transit cargoes from all land borders, seaports

The Federal Government has directed officers of the Nigeria Customs Service(NCS) to henceforth stop all transit cargoes heading to Niger Republic from allland borders and seaports across the country.Recall that the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), hadsanctioned Niger Republic, a land-locked country, after the country’s presidentialguards ousted the democratically elected President, Mohamed Bazoum […]

FG Inaugurates Export for Survival Campaign

The Federal Government has inaugurated the ‘Export4Survival’ campaign to boost the country’s non-oil export. The initiative is a flagship theme of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), aimed at sensitising the business community on inherent benefits in the non-oil export sector. It is also geared toward driving economic diversification through the export of non-oil products […]

FG to Award Contract to Provide Broadband Infrastructure

The Federal Government said it would award contracts for the provision of broadband infrastructure in various sectors across the six geopolitical zones on Thursday this week. The projects set to be awarded were recently approved by the Federal Executive Council, after the presentation by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami. The projects […]