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NDDC redeploys 11 directors

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has redeployed 11 directors as part of its on-going reforms and restructuring to enhance overall performance, towards the sustainable development of the Niger Delta region.The redeployments, which were approved by the NDDC Managing Director, Mr Nsima Ekere, in line with the 4-R initiative of …

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FG: Infrastructure development will drive economic growth, create jobs, wealth

Minister of Finance, Thursday at the United Capital launch of its Eurobond and Wealth for Women Funds, said that infrastructure development will play a fundamental role in unlocking Nigeria’s economic potential, laying a foundation for economic competitiveness and long-term future growth. Adesoun stated that Investment in critical infrastructure across the country …

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Australian envoy seeks closer ties with Enugu – As Ugwuanyi lists State’s economic potential

The Australian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Paul Lehmann, has expressed the willingness of businesses in his country to explore commercial opportunities in Enugu State. Speaking during a courtesy visit to Government House, Enugu, the envoy said that Nigeria and Australia both have a longstanding relationship which would be further …

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Pensions Screening: We are targeting 150,000 Federal Civil Servants to undergo verification – PTAD

By Our Reporter Pensions Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, has said that, about 150,000 retirees from the Federal Civil Service will be verified across the country, in its ongoing screening exercise after the one carried out in the North East Zone. The Executive Secretary, Pensions Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, Barrister Sharon …

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Ambode targets 3000mw 24-hr power generation for Lagos …Says FG can’t solve nation’s energy sector challenges alone …32 communities in Badagry to be connected to national grid by March

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday said the quest by the country to achieve energy security can no longer be left for the Federal Government to address alone, just as he revealed plans by the State to attain 24-hour power supply through generation of 3000megawatts of electricity by …

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Ambode woos investors to Lagos at Nairobi’s German-African Business Summit …Says Africa has potential to be a great continent

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said the State is willing, able and ready to partner with investors within and outside Africa, just as he said that adequate measures have been put in place to enhance the ease of doing business within the State. Governor Ambode, who spoke …

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