President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday inaugurated a 10 kilometre channelisation and desilting of flood prone Okomo and Ogbagba rivers in Osogbo, Osun state.Buhari, who was represented at the event by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the project was executed by the Ecological Fund Office at a total cost of N2.156 billion.
Stakeholders at a meeting organised by the Federal Government in Abuja have differed over solutions to killings by herdsmen in Benue and other states.While some insisted on return to grazing reserves, others urged herdsmen to ranch their cattle, to forestall clashes between them and farmers.
The Federal Government at the weekend said it has begun moves to exploit the country’s entertainment as well as the creative industry, which has prospect to rake in at least $1billion by the end of 2020 under the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says Nigeria has taken its pride of place in the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). The minister said this on Thursday in Abuja, when he received Mrs Lydia BebeKun, the UNWTO Programme Officer for the hosting of the 61st meeting of the organisation’s Commission for…
Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, is in the U.S., speaking on the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.President Buhari is due in the US at the weekend for a meeting with President Donald Trump on 30 April in Washington D.C..
The Rivers State High Court has restrained the Federal Government and others from further publishing the name of the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, as one the looters of the nation’s treasury.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has reiterated that Lagos State has the potential to become Africa’s tourism hub.According to the minister, the Federal Government will support it in developing the sector.