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Monthly Archives: June, 2021

Curruption: FG begins bidding process to sell off forfeited assets

The federal government has commenced the bidding process for the sale of assets recovered and forfeited to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Abubakar...

CBN to introduce new digital currency by December

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced plan to launch its digital currency before end of this year. The apex bank has also...

El Salvador approves Bitcoin as legal tender becoming the fist Nation

Bitcoin is to become legal tender in El Salvador, the country’s president said, making it the first nation to adopt a cryptocurrency for everyday...

Dangote giant refinery to be ready by end of December

The Dangote Group said its 650,000BPD refinery project under construction in Ibeju Lekki, Lagos will be completed by end of December. Mr Edwin Devakumar, the...

FG to sell un-used electricity to four African countries

Niger, Togo, Benin and Burkina Faso are collaborating to buy the unutilised power produced in Nigeria, the Chairman of the Executive Board of the...

Judiciary workers suspend 2 month old strike

Members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) have resolved to suspend their two months old industrial action. The decision to suspend the strike...

Nigeria Immigration Services reopens passport portal

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has reopened the passport application and payment portal. The Assistant Comptroller for Immigration Service, Amos Okpu, made the announcement in...

United Nation: 64% of married Nigerian women lack sexual, reproductive rights

The United Nations Fund for Population Affairs (UNFPA) has said that an estimated 64 per cent of married women in Nigeria are unable to...

FG considers death penalty for railway vandals – Minister

The Federal Government of Nigeria is considering capital punishment (death penalty) for railway track vandals. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said this during a Town...

Curruption: EFCC begins fraud risk assessment on govt agencies

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has commenced the process of carrying out fraud risk assessment on Federal Government agencies as...

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