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Buhari approves 80 billion naira for reconstruction of Sapele-Benin, Amukpe-Agbor roads

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of a sum of 80 billion naira for the reconstruction of the Sapele-Benin road and the Amukpe-Agbor-Uromi roads. The Deputy Speaker of the Senate and APC Delta Gubernatorial Candidate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, made the revelation during a meeting with members of the Christian Council of Nigeria, held in […]

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Nigeria

FEC approves mother tongue to teach primary students — Daily Nigerian

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved a National Language Policy for use in all primary schools nationwide. Education Minister Adamu Adamu told State House correspondents after the Council meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja. He said: “A national policy note has been approved by the council. So, Nigeria now has […]

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Nigeria

FEC approves national language policy for primary education

FEC Nov. 30 (THEWILL) — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new National Language Policy, which makes the mother tongue a compulsory language of instruction for students in public primary schools. Education Minister Adamu Adamu told State House correspondents after the Council meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja. He […]

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Nigeria

Senate approves N607.9 billion as 2022 budget for FCT — Daily Nigerian

The Senate passed the N607.9 billion Federal Capital Territory, FCT Appropriation Bill 2022 on Wednesday. This follows the adoption of the Harmonized Report of the Senate Committee and the House of Representatives on the FCT in plenary session. Introducing the bill, the chairman of the committee, Senator Smart Adeyemi, said the budget stood at N607,952,023,580. […]

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Nigeria

Students will receive education in their mother tongue as FEC approves national language policy

Posted by African Examiner Featured, Breaking News, News across Nigeria Wednesday, November 30, 2022 (AFRICA EXAMINER) – The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a national language policy for use in all primary schools across the country. Education Minister Adamu Adamu told State House correspondents after the Council […]

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Nigeria

FEC approves compulsory teaching of mother tongue in all primary schools

The Federal Executive Council has approved a new national language policy making the different mother tongues the compulsory medium of education from primary to primary 6. Briefing state house correspondents, Education Minister Adamu Adamu, who noted that the policy takes effect immediately, said the government is aware that its implementation will be difficult, but necessary […]

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Nigeria

Bauchi Governor approves implementation of 30,000 Naira minimum wage — Daily Nigerian

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi approved the payment of the minimum wage of 30,000 naira to state workers. This is contained in a statement by Muhammad Umar, Permanent Secretary, Office of Establishment and Service Matters, Office of the Head of Service, HoS, on Wednesday in Bauchi. According to him, the implementation of the consequential adjustment […]

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Nigeria

2023 General Elections: APC Approves Dapo Abiodun Apex Alliance Sisters as Support Group

In preparation for the 2023 general election, the All Progressives Congress endorsed the Dapo Abiodun Apex Alliance Sisters as a party support group. This endorsement was conveyed through a Letter of Recognition signed on behalf of the National Chairman of the party, His Excellency, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, by Salisu Yahaya Alfa, Head of the Support/Mobilization […]

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Nigeria

Students will receive education in their mother tongue as FEC approves national language policy

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a National Language Policy for use in all primary schools nationwide. Education Minister Adamu Adamu told State House correspondents after the Council meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in Abuja. He said: “A national policy note has been approved by the council. So, Nigeria now has a […]

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Nigeria

Bagudu approves N30m for sports festival contingent

By Muhammad Lawal Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has approved the release of N30 million for the state contingent participating in the National Sports Festival. The state has a total of 115 athletes and officials participating in 10 events during the festival held Nov. 28 to Dec. 10 in Asaba, Delta. The 30 million naira […]

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Nigeria

ADF approves $16 million grant to support financial inclusion in Niger

Posted by Eric Ojo African news, Business news, Latest news Tuesday, November 29, 2022 (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The African Development Fund (ADF), the concessional lending arm of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, has approved $16 million in loans and grants to Niger to implement the financial sector […]

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Zambia

Cabinet approves anti-money laundering and terrorism policy ~

Written by Brian Mually The Council of Ministers approved the national policy to combat money laundering, financing of terrorism and its proliferation, and its implementation plan. The government’s chief spokesperson, Choshi Kasanda, said the Cabinet’s decision was due to the spread of vices such as corruption, tax evasion, drug trafficking, theft and fraud. Ms. KASANDA […]

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