Category: Governance

Akwa Ibom: Gov. Emmanuel presents N670bn budget proposal to State Assembly

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has presented a budget proposal of N670.718 billion for the 2019 fiscal year.…

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Governors threaten to sack workers over N30,000 minimum wage

Nigerian governors have said they could not afford to pay workers a minimum wage of N30,000 unless the organised labour…

1 day ago

NNPC: Senate alleges fresh $1.15bn illegal withdrawals from NLNG accounts

The Senate said it had uncovered illegal withdrawals of $1,151,609bn from the dividends accounts of the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas…

1 day ago

FG yet to release funds to complete unemployment report – NBS

The Statistician-General of the Federation, Yemi Kale, said, yesterday, that the Federal Government has not released money for the National…

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Insurgency: I’ll eliminate Boko Haram completely, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday reaffirmed his commitment to ending Boko Haram insurgency, saying he would ensure that the menace…

2 days ago

N5.8bn approval: Osinbajo has case to answer – Reps insist

The House of Representatives Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness has insisted that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has some questions…

2 days ago

New Speaker closes door on comeback for sacked Ondo Speaker, Deputy

The newly-sworn in Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Olamide George, has said that the impeachment exercise carried…

2 days ago

FG to expand N-Power job scheme

...issues fraud alert on TraderMoni initiative Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said the Buhari administration would expand the N-Power scheme to…

3 days ago

Buhari govt has fulfilled promise on power supply – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Monday, said the Muhammadu Buhari government has fulfilled its…

3 days ago

Presidency restates support for state police

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has restated that he remained an advocate of fiscal federalism, stronger state governments and state…

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