Nigeria's minister of health, Osagie Ehanire said the federal government is setting up a mechanism to engage Nigerian doctors and nurses abroad and connect them with universities and hospitals in the country to address the brain drain in the sector.
3 May 2021
The Delhi High Court warned it would take action against the central government if it failed to provide medical oxygen to hospitals across the city. The Delhi administration said it had no reserves.
3 Feb 2021
Governor Ishaku seeks support from Federal Government in returning IDPs home
14 Dec 2020
Reps urge the Federal Government to repair access roads to Lagos ports
29 Nov 2020
Why we walked out of meeting with federal government - Labour
20 Sep 2020
Ethiopia's Tigray region has held elections in a show of defiance against Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He's called the vote illegal, but says the federal government will not respond with force. Also, it's a diplomatic milestone for Somaliland as the breakaway self-declared nation opens a de facto embassy in Taiwan. Somalia and China have condemned the partnership. And we speak to the founder of Little Africa 2.0. It's a cultural centre set to open in Paris's Goutte d'Or neighborhood - one epicentre of the African diaspora.
2 Sep 2020
On Sunday Ghana has reacted to a statement issued by the federal government where the information and culture minister warned that Nigeria will no longer tolerate the harassment of her citizens resident in the country.
23 Jul 2020
The Federal Government has set up an inter-agency committee for the purpose of recovering the N5 trillion debt owed the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
18 Jul 2020
602 former terrorist members are facing judicial panel set-up by the federal government to review their cases.
8 Jul 2020
Domestic flight operations in Nigeria's biggest business district and most populous city, Lagos, as well as the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja resumed on Wednesday, 8 July 2020, after months of suspension due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The restart is according to the Nigerian government’s three-tier reopening scheme announced by the country's aviation minister, Hadi Sirika, a few weeks ago.
12 Mar 2020
Nigerian Senate calls on Federal Government to build more Almajiri schools
25 Feb 2020
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