Tag: Federal Executive Council

Ayomitide AdeyinkaMay 16, 2024

Top 5 Stories Of The Day| NLC Rejects FG’s of ₦48k as New Minimum Wage

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss. ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 26, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 26th of April

Follow the link to read the story on YNaija: Buhari on the move again, heads from Maiduguri to the UK ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 17, 2018

Jonathan not Buhari should be blamed for the delay in appointment of Ministers – Presidency

The Presidency on Monday blamed the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan for the delay in the formation of President ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 25, 2018

The Big 5: I never issued Israel any ultimatum – Lai Mohammed; APC spokesman reveals story behind Shehu Sani’s exit | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday debunked reports crediting a ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 11, 2018

The Big 5: Jerry Gana rejects Donald Duke’s emergence as SDP flag bearer; Fayemi should help me pay Ekiti workers their outstanding salaries – Fayose | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Federal Government says it is yet to reach an agreement ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqSeptember 20, 2018

The Big 5: Buhari orders IGP to stop Adeleke’s invitation, FEC settles for Zainab Ahmed as Finance Minister | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday ordered the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 11, 2018

The Late 5: Fayose weeps, accuses Police of harrassing him, FG reacts to Adeosun certificate controversy and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation: Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti, on Wednesday has accused policemen deployed in ...

AzeezJuly 24, 2017

Group demands medical panel to determine Buhari’s suitability to remain in office

The Coalition of Concerned Nigerians has urged the Federal Executive Council to ask the National Assembly to request a medical ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 12, 2017

Osinbajo orders release of N1.6bn to states affected by flood

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has ordered the release of N1.6 billion to 16 states affected by flooding across the country. ...

EditorJuly 12, 2017

Did Osinbajo go to London to show solidarity with the First Lady?

by Alexander O. Onukwue President Buhari is recuperating well and will be back in the country soon, according to Prof ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 6, 2017

“The Acting President cannot be disowned” – Abubakar Malami

  The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has on July 6, responded to media reports that the Federal Executive ...

EditorJuly 6, 2017

The Explainer: What’s the fuss about Malami’s audio?

by Alexander O. Onukwue The new circus in town is about the audio released by Premium Times regarding the issue ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 5, 2017

BREAKING: We will publish names of looters – FG

The Federal Government, Wednesday, agreed it would publish the names of looters of public funds to Nigerians as ordered by ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 5, 2017

“We have excellent mechanisms to resolve issues with the Legislature – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said that the executive has a “robust mechanism” to resolve any ...

Op-ed EditorApril 26, 2017

The Thread: Hilarious nicknames for FEC WhatsApp group now Buhari is working from home

President Buhari announced that he will be working from home henceforth. Bear in mind that the president has been missing ...

AzeezFebruary 16, 2017

FEC approves N126bn for the construction of 12 roads

by Azeez Adeniyi The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N126 billion for the construction of 12 roads. Minister ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 1, 2016

FG approves 2017 budget

The Federal Government has approved the 2017 budget proposal for onward submission to National Assembly for final approval. The budget ...

AzeezNovember 30, 2016

Federal Executive Council approves 2017 national budget

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) which was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday he approved the 2017 national ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 26, 2016

Farooq Kperogi: Aisha Buhari and the Evil Aso Rock Cabal

by Farooq Kperogi Mrs. Aisha Buhari bucked tradition by openly criticizing the political appointments in her husband’s government. There is ...

AzeezOctober 19, 2016

FEC approves N30bn intervention fund for mining sector

The Federal Executive Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved N30bn intervention fund for the mining sector. Minister ...

AzeezOctober 5, 2016

FG approves purchase of N3.5bn vehicles for Prisons

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N3.5 billion for the purchase of 320 vehicles for the Nigeria Prison Service. ...

AzeezAugust 10, 2016

Buhari appoints Perm. Sec, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 4 others

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated four special advisers and one permanent secretary shortly before the commencement of the Federal ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 30, 2016

Opinion: If Lai Mohammed needs more excuses, he can blame Amaechi

By Reno Omokri On January 22, 2016, I tweeted a joke which went viral. I had said that at meetings ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 18, 2015

Why Buhari postponed today’s Federal Executive Council meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday postponed the emergency meeting of the Federal Executive Council. The meeting, which was summoned by ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 18, 2014

FG approves N57 billion for rehabilitation, construction of roads

by Laila Ibrahim The Federal Government has approved contracts worth N57.34billion for the rehabilitation, construction and review of various roads across the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 3, 2014

FG approves N430 billion for construction, rehabilitation of 17 roads and bridges

by Laila Ibrahim The Federal Government has approved N430billion for the construction and rehabilitation of 17 strategic roads and bridges across ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 12, 2014

President Jonathan unveils new N100 notes (PHOTOS)

by Laila Ibrahim President Goodluck Jonathan formally unveiled the new N100 commemorative notes at the Presidential Villa, Abuja today. The ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 10, 2014

Why do governors owe civil servants salaries and expect performance?

by Babatunde Ajileye Every month, state governors along with the president and his cabinet gather. This gathering, the Federal Executive Council, ...

YEditorOctober 22, 2014

GEJ shuffles his cabinet | Who has moved where?

by Laila Ibrahim President Goodluck Jonathan has carried out a minor reshuffle in his cabinet following the resignation of seven ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 19, 2014

NAFDAC boss wants life-sentence for drug counterfeiters

by Azubuike Azikiwe The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), wants drug counterfeiters to start getting a ...

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