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Day: August 18, 2023

Just in: NIMASA tumbs up Tinubu for creating Marine/Blue Economy Ministry

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has praised President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for the creation of the Marine and Blue Economy Ministry and appointment of Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo to man its affairs….

Just in: VP, Ganduje reconcile Okorocha, Uzodinma in Abuja

After all the political showdown between current Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma and former Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, truce seems underway as photo of the two appear with Vice President Kashim Shettima and APC national chairman, Umar Ganduje in…

ICT

Expect smart application driven economy going forward—Tijani, Minister designate

The Minister designate of Communications, Innovation and Digital Economy, Dr. Olatunbosun Tijani has assured that among his priorities as Minister would be to leverage the smart application of technology to run the Nigerian economy. In his immediate reaction on X…

Just in: CBN’s Price Verification System portal goes live August 31st

Following the successful conduct of the pilot run and various trainings held with all the banks, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) hereby announces the GoLive of the Price Verification System (PVS). Consequently, with effect from August 31, 2023, all…

Council of State approves N185bn subsidy removal palliatives for states, FCT

The Federal Government has announced the approval of N5bn each for every of the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as palliatives to cushion the effects of fuel subsidy removal. This was made public at the Thursday National…