Imo Government to build Igbo Development Centre

Imo Government to build Igbo Development Centre

OWERRI—Imo State Government says it would construct Igbo Development Centre, which would ensure that the Igbo language does not go extinct. Governor Okorocha, who stated this yesterday while launching Ikoro, an Igbo newspaper in Owerri, also ordered that all subjects, including Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and all, would be taught in Igbo. Gov Rochas Okorocha “The […]

Ogun State Partners With Germany On Rural Electrification

Ogun State Partners With Germany On Rural Electrification

The Ogun State government is in partnership with the German Government to improve power situation in rural communities in the state and enhance rapid development. According to the Ogun state government, the partnership is aimed at bringing real development to the rural communities and reducing rural-urban migration. The concrete steps toward power generation, through mini-grids, […]

Benue Flags Off SDGs Projects, Disburses N2.2b Grants For Infrastructure

Benue Flags Off SDGs Projects, Disburses N2.2b Grants For Infrastructure

Benue State Government yesterday disbursed N2.2 billion to contractors for the implementation of Conditional Grant Scheme projects of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The State Government has paid the sum of N1.2b as counterpart fund which was matched with N1.2b from the SDGs for the development of infrastructure in the state. The projects which include […]

Nasarawa Govt. Earmarks N200m To Construct Disease Isolation Centre

Nasarawa Govt. Earmarks N200m To Construct Disease Isolation Centre

Nasarawa State Government has earmarked N200 million in the 2016 budget to construct isolation centre to check the spread of disease outbreaks in the state. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr Daniel Iya, told newsmen on Friday in Lafia that the construction of the centre had become imperative in view of the recent outbreak of […]

Niger State to partner Cambridge University on Teacher Training

Niger State to partner Cambridge University on Teacher Training

The Niger State Government is to collaborate with the Cambridge University in UK in the area of teacher training. Hajiya Fatima Madugu, the state’s Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, made this known to NAN on Saturday in Minna. She said that the idea was conceived to complement the government efforts to improve education service […]

Arik, Kaduna State Seek Partnership To Boost Trade and Commercial Activities

Arik, Kaduna State Seek Partnership To Boost Trade and Commercial Activities

Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai is seeking more daily scheduled flight operations into the state airport as part of measures to boost trade and commercial activities in the state. The Governor over the weekend flew into Lagos with top officials of his economic where he held a meeting with the management of Arik Air […]

Lagos, FG Partner On Redevelopment Of National Museum

Lagos, FG Partner On Redevelopment Of National Museum

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has announced plans by the state government and the federal government through the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture to redevelop the National Museum at Onikan in Lagos. The Governor made the announcement yesterday during a visit to the National Museum, in company of the Minister of Information and […]