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‘Suspend Plan For New License Fee’ Minister Orders NIPOST

Dr Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy has ordered the Nigerian Postal Services (NIPOST) to suspend the new tariff on registration of courier services in the country. The Minister ordered the suspension yesterday and said that the action was taken due to complaints by Nigerians against the hike. Dr Pantami, under whose purview the supervision of NIPOST

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Amechi: FG begins construction of Lagos-Kano railway

After months on break due to the COVID-19 induced lock-down, the Federal Government on recently announced it will commence construction work on the Kano-Kaduna section of the Lagos to Kano rail line. According to the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, workers were deployed to site to begin construction on the multi-billion naira rail project on Wednesday. Amaechi, who disclosed this

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School Reopening: ‘Stop Playing Games With Students Future’ Atiku Charges FG

Former Vice – President Atiku Abubakar has asked the Federal Government to reconsider its decision that pupils cannot resume school or participate in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination due to the coronavirus pandemic. Atiku, in a statement on Friday said that as a stakeholder in the education sector, to him, the decision for total cancelation of the 2020

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FG Okays School Resumption For Students Writing External Exams

Nigeria government has given directives for safe reopening of schools for graduating students who will be writing external examinations with immediate effect. The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID- 19 , Boss Mustapha , disclosed this at the daily briefing of the task force in Abuja on Monday. He said the reopening of schools was meant to allow

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Northern Killings: Take Charge, Nigerians Have the Right To Talk’ Sultan Tells FG

The Jama’atu Nasril Islam, JNI, led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammed Sa’ad Abubakar 111 has told the Federal Government that Nigerians have a right to express their feelings over the spate of killings in the country, especially in the north. The JNI also blasted security agencies over what he described as lackadaisical attitude in the fight against terrorism, banditry,

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