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ICPC uncovers massive corruption in FG’s MDAs

ICPC uncovers massive corruption in FG’s MDAs

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), yesterday, said that it had uncovered a massive fraud in the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and recovered assets worth billions of naira…

FG kicks off enumeration of Nigeria’s businesses

FG kicks off enumeration of Nigeria’s businesses

In line with United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC) provision, the Federal Government is enumerating formal and informal business establishments in Nigeria with a view to reducing poverty, expanding the tax-base and increasing revenue.   A…

Oil no longer Nigeria’s major income earner –FG

Oil no longer Nigeria’s major income earner –FG

NASS pledges speedy passage of PIB   Sylva: NNPC won’t be scrapped     Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Timipre Sylva, yesterday, stated that crude oil would  soon lose its value in Nigeria…

36 states ask S’Court to quash Buhari’s order

36 states ask S’Court to quash Buhari’s order

The 36 states of the federation have approached the Supreme Court to challenge the Presidential Executive Order No. 00-10 of 2020 signed by President Muhammadu Buhari in May on the funding of the courts.  …

Lagos remains financially, economically stable – Commissioner

Lagos remains financially, economically stable – Commissioner

Lagos State is economically and financially solid, contrary to the report by BudgIT. The state’s Commissioner for Finance, Dr. Rabiu Olowo, in a statement issued yesterday, stated that the state continues to meet all its…

JUST IN: NLC, TUC suspend nationwide protest

JUST IN: NLC, TUC suspend nationwide protest

  The two major labour groups in Nigeria have suspended their planned nationwide protest scheduled to hold on Monday. The labour unions, NLC and TUC, had scheduled September 28 for a nationwide rally to protest…

Labour adamant, begins strike

Labour adamant, begins strike

Attempts by the Speaker of House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, to convince the organised labour to shelve its planned strike over the increase of price of petrol and hike in electricity tariff were unsuccessful as…

NLC: We’ll shut down banks, aviation, others

NLC: We’ll shut down banks, aviation, others

LCCI backs subsidy removal   Organised labour, yesterday, said that all sectors, including aviation, banks and others would be shut as workers take to the streets in protest against recent developments in the economy.  …

IMF projects slow economic recovery for Nigeria

IMF projects slow economic recovery for Nigeria

    Nigerian economy will recover slowly from the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the International Monetary Fund (IMF)  has said.   The Fund stated this in its latest data on Nigeria obtained by…

Polls: PDP parleys Obasanjo, IBB

Polls: PDP parleys Obasanjo, IBB

Nigeria’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has embarked on advocacy visit to its founding fathers and members to review its performance in the 2019 general election.   The PDP National Executive Committee…