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Group Advises FG To Take This Step Towards Justice For Victims Of Rape And Sexual Assault

The federal government has been advised to double up in its efforts towards curtailing and possibly ending sexual violence. Following the launch of Nigeria’s first ever sexual offenders register; a group has advised the government to establish special courts for

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FG Names The Only 20 Registries Licensed To Conduct Marriages Nationwide

The Federal Government of Nigeria through its Ministry of Interior has said that a lot of the marriages conducted by various registries across the country are null and void. There has always been an argument around whether or not the

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Nigerians To Pay More For Electricity Consumption- FG

The Federal Government through the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission has increased the tariff payable by power consumers across the country. Findings from various documents obtained from the NERC on Wednesday in Abuja showed that beginning from next year, power consumers

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Federal Government To Proscribe The Almajiri Phenomena – Babagana Monguno

Almajiri is a system of Islamic education practiced in northern Nigeria, but it has become a source of worry for the country because that system does not balance religious education with western style education, causing a high number of out-of-school

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See Why FG Is Proposing To Stop Cooking Gas Consumers From Owning Cylinders

The Federal Government says it is coming up with a policy that would remove the ownership of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders from consumers. The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, made this disclosure on Tuesday. Speaking

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BREAKING: FG of Nigeria Announces Implementation Of New Minimum Wage Is In Effect

It’s been a long time coming and Nigerian workers finally can heave a sigh of relief as the federal government under  President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law the immediate implementation of the N30, 000 minimum wage. The law according

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PFN Gives FG 14-Day Ultimatum To Bring Killers Of Mum-of-7 To Book

Following the gruesome murder of the RCCG preacher and mother of seven, Mrs Eunice Elisha Olawale during early morning evangelism in Abuja, the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has given the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government and the Nigeria Police a 14-days

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Eid-El-Fitri Celebrations: FG Declares July 5 & 6 as Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared a 2-day public holiday, July 5 and 6, 2016 to mark Eid-el-Fitri celebrations across the nation. According to Punch, the news was released today, 30th of June, 2016 in Abuja by the minister of Interior,  Abdulrahman Dambazau .

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5.5 Million Nigerian Children to Benefit From FG Free Meal Programme

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Sunday, said the Federal Government is set to start a free meal program in public schools with a large number of students to benefit from it. Speaking at the eighth

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