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FG is broke – Lai Mohammed Says

The minister for information and culture, Lai Mohammed has said that the Federal Government lacks the funds to implement capital votes in the 2017 budget. The minister said this on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, while defending the 2018 budget at the Senate, Tribune Online reports. Mohammed said “it is not that government is deliberately withholding releases to fund…

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FG Has No Intention To Increase Petrol Pump Price – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday dispelled rumours that the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) will be increased. He gave this explanation while addressing state house correspondents at the end of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), which was presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. He said that the Minister of Petroleum (State), Ibe…

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PDP Can Never Come Back To Power – Lai Mohammed Says

The Minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will never come back to power. The minister also said that Nigerians are happy with Buhari’s administration and will never give their votes to PDP. This is coming after former President Goodluck Jonathan said that he will not sleep well until…

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Federal Cabinet Meeting Cancelled Because “Two-day Public Holiday Left Little or No Time to Prepare”

The weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting scheduled to hold on Wednesday has been cancelled. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed said the meeting will not hold because the Eid-el-Kabir holiday deprived the Ministers adequate time to prepare the documents for the meeting. In a statement issued in Kano on Tuesday, the Minister said the two-day public…

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Read Ruggedman’s Open Letter To Nigeria’s Information Minister Lai Mohammed

Rapper Ruggedman has written an open letter to the Minister of Information Lai Mohammed who on Saturday said the Federal Government “has agreed that henceforth, whatever we consume in Nigeria in terms of music and films, must be made in Nigeria.” Read letter below:     OPEN LETTER TO THE MINISTER FOR INFORMATION   Sir,   You can not…

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FG Wants To Stop Production Of Nigerian Films & Music Abroad

The Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Lai Mohammed has said that the federal government “has agreed that henceforth, whatever we consume in Nigeria in terms of music and films, must be made in Nigeria. According to Vanguard, Mohammed made this known during his visit to Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) House in Lagos, on Saturday. Decrying the situation…

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Ignore Threats from “Northern Youths” – FG

The Federal Government has urged all well-meaning individuals and groups in the country to ignore all forms of threats issued by geo-political groups with the aim of  causing disaffection. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, made the appeal when he briefed State House correspondents after the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), which…

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This Is An Administration That Delivers On Its Campaign Promises – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said on Monday that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has fulfilled its campaign promises to Nigerians despite dwindling revenue. Mohammed made the pronouncement at the presentation of National Social Investment Programmes (N-SIP) Report Card event to mark the 2nd Anniversary of President Buhari’s administration in Abuja. The theme of the report card…

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LagosAt50! Dolapo Osinbajo, Donald Duke, Desmond Elliot, Akinwunmi Ambode, Others at Runway Jazz |Photos

As part of the Lagos At 50 celebrations, the wife of the vice-president of Nigeria, Dolapo Osinbajo, Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, Donald Duke, Tony Elumelu, Desmond Elliot joined Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode at the Runway Jazz event, which took place Sunday night at Eko Hotel, Lagos. The event featured performances from international Jazz artistes including Joss Stone, and Najee, and Nigerian…

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Buhari Will Continue to Rest Until He’s Fit to Work – FG

The Federal government has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will continue to rest until he has fully recovered and is fit to work based on his doctor’s advice. Briefing journalists at the end of the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Mr.…

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