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PARENTING

Today's Headlines: FG Approves 14 Days Paternity Leave; Kaduna To Shutdown Telecom Services

(Photos Credit: Google) BREAKING: FG approves 14 days paternity leave The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved a 14-day paternity leave to make men properly bond with the newborn baby or adopted one. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) The paternity leave is for men in the federal civil service.

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Today's Headlines: FG Approves 14 Days Paternity Leave; Kaduna To Shutdown Telecom Services

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: FEC Approves N3.11bn For Education, Ban On Open Grazing Takes Effect In Delta

FEC approves N3.11bn for education, communication projects The Federal Executive Council approved N3.11 billion in contracts for the Ministries of Education, Communication, and the Digital Economy on Wednesday. Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, revealed this to State House correspondents after the weekly virtual FEC meeting, which was presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the First Lady's Conference Room, Presidential Villa, Abuja.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: FEC Approves N3.11bn For Education, Ban On Open Grazing Takes Effect In Delta

POLITICS

Will FG's Threat To Declare State Of Emergency Partway For The Success Of Anambra Governorship Poll?

As the Federal Government of Nigeria threatened to declare a state-of-emergency over the unencouraging security situation in Anambra State, the question of whether the idea would be the appropriate solution to the merciless killings and banditry activities in the interim state has been raised by Nigerians, as the state is currently preparing to host its 2021 governorship election, which is scheduled to take effect on November 6.

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Will FG's Threat To Declare State Of Emergency Partway For The Success Of Anambra Governorship Poll?

POLITICS

Anambra: 2 Ex-Presidents Who Declared State Of Emergency In States During Their Tenures

Owing to the lingering insecurity crisis ravaging Anambra state, the Federal Government on Wednesday, threatened to declare a state of emergency in the state to ensure that the November 6 governorship election in the state takes place. Photo Credit: Punchng Abubakar Malami, the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, made this known after the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting in Abuja.

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Anambra: 2 Ex-Presidents Who Declared State Of Emergency In States During Their Tenures

POLITICS

Photos: Pres Buhari Inaugurates Board of Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, presides over FEC

President Buhari Inaugurates Board of Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority and presides over Weekly FEC Meeting in State House on 1st Sep 2021 President Buhari Inaugurates Board of Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority and presides over Weekly FEC Meeting in State House on 1st Sep 2021

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Photos: Pres Buhari Inaugurates Board of Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, presides over FEC

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

[Opinion] Approval Of 5G: How Technology Wins & Superstitions Nullified In Nigeria

According to a video shared by AIT news, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the Fifth Generation network called (5G) policy for Nigeria. It was announced by Minister of Com­munications and Digital Economy, Professor Isa Ali Pantami. He spelled out the importance of the network to the 4G we have currently in Nigeria.

  2 months ago ago
[Opinion] Approval Of 5G: How Technology Wins & Superstitions Nullified In Nigeria

POLITICS

OPINION: What Could Happen If Malami's Suggestion Of A State Of Emergency In Anambra Gets Effected

Shortly after the Federal Executive Council(FEC) meeting which was held yesterday, being 7th of October 2021, The Attorney General of the Federation, in the person of Malami, gave a caveat about the forthcoming Anambra state gubernatorial election which could either quell or worsen the state of security in Anambra state.

  1 month ago ago
OPINION: What Could Happen If Malami's Suggestion Of A State Of Emergency In Anambra Gets Effected

POLITICS

Anambra Election & Declaration Of State Of Emergency: The Best Way To Save Our Democracy

According to a report by the cable, a state of emergency might be declared in Anambra State if the senseless killings of people in the southeast geopolitical zone of Nigeria, particularly in Anambra State did not stop. Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF) and minister of justice, disclosed on Wednesday after the federal executive council (FEC) meeting at the presidential villa, Abuja.

  1 month ago ago
Anambra Election & Declaration Of State Of Emergency: The Best Way To Save Our Democracy

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari mourns his former CSO, FEC approves N16.39trn 2022 budget proposal

Photo Credit: Goggle Buhari mourns his former CSO Photo Credit: Daily Post President Muhammadu Buhari has lamented the death of his former Chief Security Officer, CSO, Ahmadu Gaada. Gaada was Buhari’s Chief Security Officer during his time as Nigeria’s military head of state in the 1980s.

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Today's Headlines: Buhari mourns his former CSO, FEC approves N16.39trn 2022 budget proposal

PARENTING

Two Reasons The FEC Has Approved 14 Days Paternity Leave For Federal Workers

Following the rigorous demands of parenthood, the Federal Executive Council (FEC), has approved the right to 14- day paternity leave for federal civil servants to permit them to bond with their children. According to a statement disclosed by Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, the Head of Service of the Federation, on Wednesday after the week's virtual FEC meeting presided by the vice president, Mr. Osinbajo, at the presidential villa, Abuja.

  2 months ago ago
Two Reasons The FEC Has Approved 14 Days Paternity Leave For Federal Workers

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

3 Reasons Why Nigerians Should Celebrate Approval of 5G Technology

The much anticipated approval of Fifth Generation (5G) networks has been granted by President Muhammadu Buhari's led government. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) at its last meeting approved the National Policy on Fifth Generation (5G) networks for digital economy. The debate for approval of Fifth Generation (5G) Networks for the digital economy has been on for long.

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3 Reasons Why Nigerians Should Celebrate Approval of 5G Technology

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen Abduct Obasanjo Three Workers, FG Makes New Approval

Gunmen have kidnapped three workers of former President Olusegun Obasanjo at a village in Abeokuta on Wednesday. Source: Punch Newspapers A source told our correspondent on Wednesday that the gunmen waylaid the three workers at the Obasanjo Holdings in Kobape in the Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area. Photo Credit: Google

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Today's Headlines: Gunmen Abduct Obasanjo Three Workers, FG Makes New Approval

SPORTS

Today's Headlines:Why I Couldn't Win Olympic Medal After 7 Appearances, FEC Sets New Policy For IDPs

Nigeria Table Tennis Queen, Funke Oshonaike, on Wednesday, attributed the dominance of the Asians in Table Tennis as the reason it was difficult for her to win an Olympic medal. Oshonaike has been to the world biggest sporting fiesta seven times without any medal. Oshonaike, who joined the exclusive International Table Tennis Federation Club 7 after the Tokyo 2020 appearance, told NAN that picking up an Olympic medal would have been a major boost to her.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Why I Couldn't Win Olympic Medal After 7 Appearances, FEC Sets New Policy For IDPs

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari mourns his former CSO, FEC approves N16.39trn 2022 budget proposal

Photo Credit: Goggle Buhari mourns his former CSO Photo Credit: Daily Post President Muhammadu Buhari has lamented the death of his former Chief Security Officer, CSO, Ahmadu Gaada. Gaada was Buhari’s Chief Security Officer during his time as Nigeria’s military head of state in the 1980s.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari mourns his former CSO, FEC approves N16.39trn 2022 budget proposal

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Buhari Seeks NASS Approval To Borrow Another $4 Billion And €710m Loan

According to a letter read by the Senate President Ahmad Lawani at the start of plenary, he said that President Muhammadu Buhari request the approval of the National Assembly, to loan $4 billion Naria and 710 million loan. According to President Mohammadu Statement he said this loan according to the addendum to the 2018-2020 borrowing plan, is requested to fund the deficit in the 2021 budget and this loan will be gotten from the bilateral and multilateral organization.

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Buhari Seeks NASS Approval To Borrow Another $4 Billion And €710m Loan

POLITICS

Two Ministers of President Muhammadu Buhari have been Replaced

President Muhammadu Buhari has replaced Two Ministers of his Cabinet. The replacement was disclosed by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina, on Wednesday, after the Federal Executive meeting (FEC) held in Abuja. The Ministers involved are; Minister of Power, Saleh Mamman and Minister of Agriculture and Rural development, Mohammed Nanono.

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Two Ministers of President Muhammadu Buhari have been Replaced

ECONOMY-FINANCE

N8.9 trillion Spent On Infrastructure By Buhari's Government in 2020 alone - Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has invested N8.9 trillion on infrastructural development in 2020 alone. He made this revelation on Friday, at the inauguration of the 21-storey Dakkada Tower in Ibesikpo Asutan local government area of Akwa Ibom. “We have invested more than any administration on infrastructural development.

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N8.9 trillion Spent On Infrastructure By Buhari's Government in 2020 alone - Osinbajo

PARENTING

Buhari's Government Approves Paternity Leave for Nigerian Workers

Nigerian fathers who are civil servants will henceforth get the time to bond with their newborn babies. The federal government has announced a 2 weeks paternity leave for government workers. This was made known at the federal executive council on Wednesday, September 29 2021. The federal executive council (FEC), presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, approved 14-day paternity leave for civil servants.

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Buhari's Government Approves Paternity Leave for Nigerian Workers

POLITICS

FG affirms Commitment to making sure elections are held in Anambra state.

The Minister of justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami has said that adequate measures will be put in place by the government to see that the Anambra election takes place as planned even if there has to be declaration of state-of-emergency in the state. He made this statement after a virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting which was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja.

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FG affirms Commitment to making sure elections are held in Anambra state.

POLITICS

My position on open grazing constitutional — Malami

Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, yesterday blasted those criticising his stance on southern governors position on open grazing, saying whatever he said on the issue was not outside the scope of the nation’s constitution. Malami stated this while fielding questions from State House correspondents at the end of the virtual Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

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My position on open grazing constitutional — Malami