2million Nigerians To Get Collateral-free Loans In New Scheme – Presidency

In a determined and significant bid to further enlarge its financial inclusion agenda for all Nigerians regardless of social class and economic status, the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has launched a new initiative under the Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP), called the TraderMoni, which will empower two million petty traders between now and the […]

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Buhari appoints Kafarati Chief Judge of FHC

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Justice Abdul Kafarati as the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court (FHC). Kafarati has been in acting capacity since September last year following the retirement of Justice Ibrahim Auta. Senate President Bukola Saraki read the President’s request on Kafarati’s confirmation during plenary session yesterday. No legislative action has been […]

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Press Release: School Feeding Programme – Over 8.2M Pupils Now Being Fed in 24 States

*Over 80,000 cooks engaged in 45,394 schools Following the achievement of its target of 5.5 million pupils being fed free daily under the programme in 2017, the Buhari administration’s National Home-grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) now feeds 8,260,984 pupils in 45,394 public primary schools across 24 states. The 24 states currently benefitting from the school […]

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Announcement: FG Establishes Presidential Infrastructure Development Fund; NEC Approves $650M Seed Funding

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a Presidential Infrastructure Development Fund (PIDF), which is to be managed by the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), and invested specifically in critical road and power projects across the country. The National Economic Council (NEC) has also, today, May 17, 2018, authorised the initial transfer of $650 […]

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