Katsina to borrow N48 billion for 2023 budget funding

Katsina State Government will source more than N48 billion foreign and domestic loans to fund its 2023 budget. Permanent Secretary in the state’s Ministry of Budget and Economic Planning, Abdullahi Abubakar, …

Popular Jos motor park gutted by fire

The NTA Park, a popular motor park in Jos, has been gutted by fire. Mr Matthew Edogbonya, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Federal Fire Service in Plateau, was unavailable …

2023: ‘Peter Obi not worth 10 kobo’ – Governor Sule

Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has dismissed online ratings that put Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party ahead of Bola Ahmed Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress …

Katsina to borrow N48 billion for 2023 budget funding

Katsina State Government will source more than N48 billion foreign and domestic loans to fund its 2023 budget. Permanent Secretary in the state’s Ministry of Budget and Economic Planning, Abdullahi Abubakar, …

Popular Jos motor park gutted by fire

The NTA Park, a popular motor park in Jos, has been gutted by fire. Mr Matthew Edogbonya, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Federal Fire Service in Plateau, was unavailable …

Marketers get petrol at over N200 per litre from depots – IPMAN cries out

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has decried the ‘unsustainable’ price that the private depot owners sell the premium motor spirit, otherwise known as petrol in the country. Speaking …

Ganduje bans street begging, signs PWDs bill into law

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has set up a committee for the evacuation of beggars from the streets, nooks and crannies of the state. Ganduje stated this while addressing journalists …

CBN Gov, Emefiele explains features of new naira notes

The Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Godwin Emefiele has explained the features of the redesigned notes. Emefiele told State House Correspondents that it was in line with global best practices, noting …

Fuel Scarcity May Escalate As Marketers Reject Supply Structure

Fuel scarcity and hike, which heightened in Lagos, at the weekend, could extend to other parts of the country as oil marketers rejected the current supply structure. To this end, commuters …

Buhari Unveils Redesigned Naira Notes

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday morning, formally unveiled three redesigned bank notes – N200, N500 and N1,000 – at the State House in Abuja. Recall that the Central Bank of Nigeria …

Lagos-Bound Gombe Passengers Burnt To Death

About 17 Lagos-bound passengers were burnt to death in an accident that occurred along Abuja-Lokoja highway in the early hours of Tuesday. Daily Trust learnt that four among the passengers, who …

Gombe Gov Appoints Kwairanga As Emir Of Funakaye

Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has approved the appointment of Alhaji Yakubu Muhammad Kwairanga as the new Emir of Funakaye. This was contained in a letter signed and issued …

Taraba parliamentary workers suspend one week strike

The Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), Taraba State chapter, has suspended its one-week strike. The association made the decision to allow access to the premises of the Taraba State House …