The Benue State government has targeted 50, 000 rice farmers to participate in this year’s CBN Anchor Borrowers programme as a deliberate effort to shift base to agriculture-dependent economy.
The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security & Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu has disclosed that operatives of the Corps would undergo a special training at the Depot of the Nigerian Army, Zaria preparatory for the full take-off of Agro-Rangers Unit.
The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello said Boko Haram insurgents have chosen a wrong place to operate as his administration ‘will never allow them’ operate in the state.
The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu said some Grade II teachers are better than the holders of the National Certificate of Education (NCE).
Health workers under the aegis of the Nigerian Union of Allied Health Professionals (NUAHP) have threatened to embark on an indefinite industrial action if the Federal Government fails to address its demands by 27th of this month.
A House of Representatives panel yesterday quizzed the Director General of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Joseph Ari, over the purchase of some workshop tools worth N1.
The passage of the 2017 budget earlier slated for March 8 may no longer be possible following extension of budget defence by the Senate, Daily Trust can report.