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Federal Government to dredge River Benue

The Federal Government has promised to dredge River Benue and construct additional drainage systems to combat the menace of incessant flood being experienced in the state. Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo made the promise on Wednesday while addressing the Internally Displaced persons (IDPs) at the International Market camp in Makurdi. He expressed optimism that the dredging of…

Savings bonds: Nigerian government gets about 7,000 investors in five months

Ms Patience Oniha, Director-General, Debt Management Office (DMO), says about 7,000 investors have subscribed to the Federal Government of Nigeria’s savings bonds since its introduction in March. Oniha said  in Abuja that one of the primary reasons for introducing the savings bond was to encourage a savings culture among the populace. She said that considering…