• FG to announce flight resumption date next week

    FG to announce flight resumption date next week0

    The Federal Government on Thursday said it would announce the date for the reopening of Nigeria’s airspace to commercial flight operations next week. It stated that the airports remained shut as some gaps in the aviation restart process had not been closed. The Director-General, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Musa Nuhu, disclosed this during Thursday’s briefing

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  • Nigerians on foreign scholarships paid – FG

    Nigerians on foreign scholarships paid – FG0

    The Minister of State for Education, Mr Emeka Nwajiuba, has said Nigerians on scholarships abroad have been paid through their various embassies. The News Agency of Nigeria reported that Nwajiuba said this at the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 daily news briefing on Monday in Abuja. He said the money had gotten to the embassies

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  • FG, Chinese envoy meet over Nigerians’ positive cases in China

    FG, Chinese envoy meet over Nigerians’ positive cases in China0

    Officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday held a meeting with the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Zhou Pingjian, in Abuja over 72 Nigerians who tested positive for COVID-19 in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province of China. The parley, it was gathered, discussed the development and other issues relating to the maltreatment of Nigerian nationals

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  • Oil price slump: FG further slashes fuel price to N123.50 per litre

    Oil price slump: FG further slashes fuel price to N123.50 per litre0

    The Federal Government, Tuesday, further slashed the price of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, also known as petrol, to N123.50 per litre, with effect from April 1, 2020, from N125 per litre. The new price, which would last throughout the month of April, was coming on the back of a continuous decline in the price of

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  • BREAKING: FG places travel ban on China, Italy, US, UK, nine others

    BREAKING: FG places travel ban on China, Italy, US, UK, nine others0

    Health officials attend to flight passengers at the gate of entry at the Murtala International Airport in Lagos, on March 2, 2020. The Federal Government on Wednesday placed a travel ban on 13 high-risk Coronavirus countries. The countries are China, Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Japan, France, Germany, Norway, the United States of America, the

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  • FG pledges to support surgeons to enhance service delivery

    FG pledges to support surgeons to enhance service delivery0

    The Federal Government on Monday said it would continue to support surgeons to boost their key role in quality healthcare delivery. President Muhammadu Buhari, who made the pledge in Abuja, at the 60th Annual Meeting and Scientific Conference of West African College of Surgeons (WACS) and Scientists, also commended surgeons’ exemplary commitment to duty over

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