Govt to Procure Four New Locomotives for Abuja-Kaduna Rail Line

[This Day] The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Tuesday said the ministry would purchase four new locomotives in August to enhance movement of goods and passengers on Abuja-Kaduna rail route.

[This Day] The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Tuesday said the ministry would purchase four new locomotives in August to enhance movement of goods and passengers on Abuja-Kaduna rail route.

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NBS – GDP By Expenditure Declined By 2.4% in Third Quarter 2016

[This Day] Abuja -In real terms, market price gross domestic product (GDP) declined year-on-year by 2.4 per cent in the third quarter of 2016, which was the lowest year on year growth rate in the rebased period (2010 onwards), the National Bureau of St…

[This Day] Abuja -In real terms, market price gross domestic product (GDP) declined year-on-year by 2.4 per cent in the third quarter of 2016, which was the lowest year on year growth rate in the rebased period (2010 onwards), the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said in its Nigerian GDP report (Expenditure and Income Approach).

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Insurance Brokers Tasked On Strategies for Consistent Policies

[This Day] The Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB), has been charged to evolve strategies that will enhance policy consistency and sustainability in the insurance sub sector of the economy.

[This Day] The Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB), has been charged to evolve strategies that will enhance policy consistency and sustainability in the insurance sub sector of the economy.

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Govt – We Did Not Scrap CRK From Curriculum

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government has said contrary to reports making rounds in the media, Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) was never scrapped from the secondary school curriculum.

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government has said contrary to reports making rounds in the media, Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) was never scrapped from the secondary school curriculum.

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Appeal Court – NHRC Is Not Entitled to Pre-Action Notice

[This Day] The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has held that the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is not entitled to pre-action notice before any legal action can be brought against it.

[This Day] The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has held that the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is not entitled to pre-action notice before any legal action can be brought against it.

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Zuma – I Don’t Know Where #GuptaEmails Come From

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma says he has no idea where the so-called #GuptaEmails have come from, and they will be tested during three separate probes into state capture.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma says he has no idea where the so-called #GuptaEmails have come from, and they will be tested during three separate probes into state capture.

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Mining – Govt Inaugurates Devt Partners, Donor Agencies Coordination Group

[This Day] Abuja -In a bid to maximise supports of international bodies and foreign governments in ensuring sustainable growth in the mining and mineral sector, the federal government has inaugurated the Development Partner and Donor Agencies Coordinat…

[This Day] Abuja -In a bid to maximise supports of international bodies and foreign governments in ensuring sustainable growth in the mining and mineral sector, the federal government has inaugurated the Development Partner and Donor Agencies Coordination Group on Mining.

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Premium Pension Takes CPs Campaign to NYSC Camp

[This Day] In an effort to widen knowledge on the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) and encourage early savings into the scheme among working youths, Premium Pension Limited, one of the licensed Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) in the country has kic…

[This Day] In an effort to widen knowledge on the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) and encourage early savings into the scheme among working youths, Premium Pension Limited, one of the licensed Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) in the country has kicked off a youth inclusive pension enlightenment campaign tagged 'Make It Happen'.

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Barrow Commissions New Ferry

[The Point] A new ferry initiated by the government of former President Yahya Jammeh was commissioned by President Adama Barrow on Wednesday in Banjul.

[The Point] A new ferry initiated by the government of former President Yahya Jammeh was commissioned by President Adama Barrow on Wednesday in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia