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Terrorism: SERAP Urges FG To Withdraw Directive Against Media

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari over the warning to media houses to stop reporting terror attacks. SERAP asked President Buhari to instruct the Minister of Information, Mr Lai Mohammed and the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to withdraw the directive. The NBC had ordered Journalists, Television […]

FG To Prosecute 400 Suspects For Allegedly Funding terrorism

The Federal Government is set to prosecute 400 suspects arrested for allegedly funding terrorism in the country. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, stated this on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, during a press conference in Lagos. He reiterated the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in tackling the menace of insurgency, banditry […]

Federal Government Approves ₦20.1B For Purchase Of Customs Equipment

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved 20.1 billion naira for the acquisition of various operational equipment for the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS). Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed disclosed this to State House Correspondents on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, after the week’s virtual Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by […]

Lockdown: “Your ID Card Is Your Pass”, Lai Mohammed Tells

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Identity cards issued to Journalists would serve as their pass. The Minister advised all working Journalists and other Media Staff in Lagos and Ogun States, as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to use their valid Identity Cards to access their places […]