Govt Looks to 2020, Targets 7 Percent Growth Under Economic Recovery Plan

[This Day] The much-awaited Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) of the federal government, which targets a gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate of 7 per cent by 2020, was finally released on Tuesday, paving the way for government to seek multi…

[This Day] The much-awaited Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) of the federal government, which targets a gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate of 7 per cent by 2020, was finally released on Tuesday, paving the way for government to seek multilateral donor funding from the World Bank and African Development Bank (AfDB).

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Presidency Should Stop Using Phone Calls to Deceive Nigerians – Party

[This Day] Abuja -The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has asked the federal government to stop the phone call games with President Muhammadu Buhari and face governance issues that would alleviate the suffering of the masses.

[This Day] Abuja -The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has asked the federal government to stop the phone call games with President Muhammadu Buhari and face governance issues that would alleviate the suffering of the masses.

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Govt, China to Finalise $11 Billion Lagos-Calabar Rail Deal in June

[This Day] The acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday said the federal government and the People’s Republic of China would round off negotiations on the Lagos-Calabar rail project estimated at $11.117 billion in June.

[This Day] The acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday said the federal government and the People's Republic of China would round off negotiations on the Lagos-Calabar rail project estimated at $11.117 billion in June.

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All Set for Civil Servants Residential Land Rollout

[The Herald] Felex Share -Government will roll out the civil servants housing scheme this month and the process begins with workers signing stop order forms, an official has said. Secretary for Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Engine…

[The Herald] Felex Share -Government will roll out the civil servants housing scheme this month and the process begins with workers signing stop order forms, an official has said. Secretary for Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Engineer George Mlilo yesterday said it was all systems go as Government had acquired land for the project. The stands are coming as a non-monetary incentive.

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Govt to Increase Oil and Gas Output in 2020

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, said it is facilitating the growth of the midstream oil sector with a view to opening up other ancillary sectors that will help boost the industrial sector.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, said it is facilitating the growth of the midstream oil sector with a view to opening up other ancillary sectors that will help boost the industrial sector.

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Int’l Women’s Day – Cleric Advocates for More Gender Inclusive World

[Vanguard] A catholic cleric, Rev. Fr. John Damian Adizie has identified mothers as the joy of every home, saying that they deserve our love, respect and should be given more opportunities in the workplace as mothers all over the world are being celebr…

[Vanguard] A catholic cleric, Rev. Fr. John Damian Adizie has identified mothers as the joy of every home, saying that they deserve our love, respect and should be given more opportunities in the workplace as mothers all over the world are being celebrated.

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