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Nigeria to launch new national airline by April, says Sirika

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: International Maritime Organization. The Muhammadu Buhari administration will not leave in 2023 without establishing a new national airline. The timing is even closer. In spite of the numerous hiccups which have bedevilled its launch in the past, the Nigerian government says it will launch a new national airline by April. When it does Read More…

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It’s a green ‘budget of consolidation’ as Sanwo-Olu proposes a spending bill of N1.4trn

Reading Time: 4 minutes Perhaps in going with the momentum of COP26, Lagos State intends to spend 10 per cent of its earmarked N1.38 trillion in 2022 on green investment in the environment, social protection, housing and community amenities. In the main, Lagos State has earmarked a huge capital expenditure of N823billion representing almost 60 per cent of the Read More…

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Lagos and Kano seek one per cent revenue allocation for megacity status

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Lagospedia, LASG. Lagos and Kano States are collaborating to get an extra one per cent of revenue allocation for their megacity status. This was revealed by the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Danguje, in a statement issued on Tuesday by his Chief Press Secretary, Abba Anwar. In the statement, Gov Ganduje said that Lagos Read More…