Thursday, June 21, 2018
by Adim Esohe The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared former Katsina State Governor, Ibrahim Shema, wanted for alleged mismanagement of N74.6 billion. The Katsina State government is said to have petitioned the anti-graft commission, alleging mismanagement of about...
by Adim Esohe Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto is advocating for an upward review of the nation’s revenue sharing formula in favour of states and local governments. He states this as he addressed several groups including representatives of the Association of Resident...
by Adim Esohe The Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has reiterated his commitment in ensuring that the state's economy gets a boost in order to attract both local and foreign investors. At a recent economic summit held in the state,...
by Adim Esohe SBM Intelligence, a research and development think-tank based in Lagos have given reasons why Ben Ayade, the governor of Nigeria's South-south state of Cross River should re-evaluate his decision to invest in a state-owned airline. The research company had...
by Adim Esohe Patience Jonathan, wife of former president Goodluck Jonathan has appealed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to release the 'no-operate' embargo placed on four Skye Bank accounts belonging to her. The former First Lady made the appeal...
by Adim Esohe Senate President, Bukola Saraki has promised to hold the managers of Nigeria's economy accountable over the worsening state of the economy. Saraki said this yesterday while answering questions from journalists on what the senate plans to do immediately...
By Ayodele lawal Adio In a landmark judgement by Justice Abdulfatai of the Lagos state high court, the erudite judged unequivocally declared that no governor was empowered by the constitution to take over the administration of local governments through sole...
by Joachim MacEbong Today, the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture launched the #ChangeBeginsWithMe campaign in Abuja, with a call to all Nigerians to shun reckless behaviour, social vices, and what have you. In many ways, this is a throwback to...
BudgIT Nigeria put out this infographic yesterday about the levels of transparency in the states, regarding their budgets. Only 6 of 36 states have published their budgets online: Lagos, Edo, Nassarawa, Abia, Osun and Kaduna. Of these 6, only Kaduna,...
The National Human Rights Commission has started investigating the killings of eight persons in Zamfara State on Monday over alleged blasphemy. The Executive Secretary of the commission, Prof. Bem Angwe, disclosed this in a text message to reporters on Tuesday...

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