• CAN Urges FG To Reflect Federal Character On Appointments

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    President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Samson Ayokunle, has urged the federal government to adopt reflection of federal character in its appointments. Ayokunle said that adoption of such measure during appointment will reflect principles of fairness and equality. Addressing newsmen in Abuja yesterday on the 104th Annual Session of Nigerian Baptist Convention holding from…

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  • Non-payment To Agro-Dealers May Threaten Food Security

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    Nigerians may witness food scarcity before the end of 2017, as the federal government is yet to meet the expectation of agro-allied dealers involved in its Growth Enhancement Support Scheme (GES). LEADERSHIP gathered that the federal government is owing the scheme over N9 billion. Investigation revealed that, while GES 2016 dry season programme is yielding…

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  • ‘Kabiru Haruna Will Rescue Kogi State In 2019’

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    A pan-Kogi pressure group, Save Kogi Project (SKP) whose main cluster include carrying out  survey on the best personalities from Kogi state, has restated its conviction that Alhaji Kabiru Haruna will rescue the state come 2019. The group also described him as the most qualified to rescue Kogi from poor governance. Speaking with journalists, yesterday,…

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  • Airport Reopening Shows Spirited Efforts Of FG – Minister

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    The minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has described the timely completion and re-opening of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja after six-week closure as a significant feat that shows the ability of the current administration to rise up to any challenge facing the country. In a statement issued in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia,…

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  • FG To Establish Industrial Centres To Stimulate MSMEs

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    The federal government is set to establish Industrial Development Centres (IDCs) to enhance global competitiveness of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the country. This is even as the federal government  noted that this centres will serve as common infrastructure facility centre, which will in turn ensure sustainable growth of MSMEs via result oriented…

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  • PenCom Workers Decry DG’s Sack

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    Aggrieved workers of the National Pension Commission (PenCom) have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to reverse the sack of the Commission’s Director-General, Mrs. Chinelo Anohu-Amazu. This is even as the staffs of the commission threatened to shut down the agency if she was not reinstated “immediately.” They staffs alleged that the federal government did not follow…

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  • Cost Cutting: FG Saves N19bn From Travels, Sitting Allowances

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    The federal government has saved about N19 billion in the last one year through the implementation of cost cutting measures on expenses previously incured by past administrations on travels and sitting allowances. LEADERSHIP findings revealed that these expenses, considered unnecessary wastage, was saved through the efficiency unit of the federal government in the ministry of…

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