FG to inaugurate Funtua Inland Dry Port in Katsina State

FG to inaugurate Funtua Inland Dry Port

The Federal Government has concluded plans to inaugurate the Funtua Inland Dry Port in Katsina State. In a statement, the Assistant Director, Public Relations Unit of the Nigerian Shippers Council, Rebecca Adamu, said the dry port would be opened by President Bola Tinubu at the Funtua IDP project site, with the inauguration billed for Thursday […]

President Tinubu insists on Fuel Subsidy Removal

President Bola Tinubu has maintained that his administration’s decision to remove the subsidy on Petroleum Motor spirit (petrol) was in the best interest of Nigeria, and in order to avert the Country plunging into bankruptcy. Speaking on Sunday during the opening plenary of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Saudi Arabia, President Tinubu, who acknowledged […]

Atiku Abubakar dares President Tinubu to reveal cost of Lagos-Calabar highway project

The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the 2023 general election, Atiku Abubakar, has dared President Bola Tinubu to “disclose the full cost” of the Lagos-Calabar highway project. Atiku in a statement yesterday said that the Tinubu administration could not continue to keep silent on how much public funds would be spent on […]

President Tinubu Inaugurates Lagos Red Line Rail Project

President Bola Tinubu has officially inaugurated the Red Line Rail Project in Lagos, marking a significant milestone in the city’s transportation infrastructure.  The intra-state rail service, spanning 37 kilometers, aims to enhance mobility within the city and improve transportation efficiency. During the inauguration, President Tinubu reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to advancing the nation’s infrastructural development. […]

Atiku Abubakar Commends Tinubu over Betta Edu’s Suspension, Says Action not enough

Former Vice President and presidential candidate of the PDP in the 2023 election, Atiku Abubakar, has COMMENDED President Bola Tinubu on the “suspension” of Dr. Betta Edu, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation. Edu, who was quizzed by the EFCC on Tuesday, had allegedly directed the disbursement of N585milion Grant, meant for Vulnerable […]

Tinubu appoints a 400-level University of Ibadan student to the Tax Reforms Committee.

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has chosen Orire Agbaje, a 400-level student at the University of Ibadan, to be a member of the Presidential Committee on Fiscal Policy and Tax Reforms. The committee’s inauguration took place on Tuesday in Abuja. In a tweet on Tuesday, the presidency revealed, “Among those inaugurated by President as members of […]

After meeting with Tinubu, Labour calls off protests

The leadership of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) led by its President, Comrade Joe Ajaero, and that of Trade Union Congress, Comrade Festus Usifo, held a meeting with President Bola Tinubu Wednesday evening at the State House, Abuja. After discussion with President Tinubu, the Labour Leaders resolved to stop further protest, and opted for further constructive […]

CJN denies speaking with Tinubu, DSS to influence judgement

Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Olukayoode Ariwoola, has deniedrumours that he had a telephone conversation with President Bola Tinubu andthe Director-General of Department of State Services (DSS), Yusuf Bichi, overthe pending post-election petitions before the Presidential Election PetitionsCourt.Ariwoola said the judiciary has no plans to favour any of the petitioners and therespondents in the […]