Government sets up tourism committee to boost IGR, GDP
The Ado – Ota Local Government Area (LGA) in Ogun State has inaugurated a committee to help boost its Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) through tourism.
FG urges state IGR boards to adhere to financial procedures
The Federal Government has urged states Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) boards to strictly adhere to all financial procedures that promotes transparency.
Lagos declares N103.5b IGR in first quarter
The Lagos State Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Mr. Olusegun Banjo, has said that the state government recorded Internally-Generated Revenue (IGR) of about N103.5 billion for the first quarter of 2018 as against N96.8 billion generated last year. Banjo stated this yesterday during the ongoing 2018 ministerial press briefing to commemorate the third anniversary…
Ambode presents N1.046 trillion budget, targets N60b monthly IGR
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday presented N1.046 trillion 2018 budget estimates to the House of Assembly, saying the state hopes to generate on the average N60 billion monthly to finance it. The proposed budget, the governor said, represents an increase of 28.67 per cent over 2017 budget with recurrent expenditure of N347.039 billion and…
Bayelsa declares N1.86b IGR in October
The Bayelsa State Government has declared a record all time high Internally-Generated Revenue of N1.86bn for the month of October. The Deputy Governor, Rear Admiral John Jonah (retd) in a transparency briefing said that the increase was as a result of government’s efforts to get oil companies to pay their financial obligations to the state.…
Edo Govt will explore cultural heritage to increase IGR
Edo Government says it will explore the state cultural heritage to increase the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in all the 18 local government areas. The Deputy Governor, Mr Philip Shaibu, made the assertion on Monday in Benin while unveiling the logo of Edo Festival of Arts and Culture. Shaibu, represented by the Commissioner for Arts,…
States IGR records N317.79b in half year 2016
The National Bureau of Statistics [NBS] yesterday released last year/s half year internally generated revenue [IGR] of the State covering the periods of January to June 2016, indicating that a total of N317.79billion was generated by twenty-nine (29) states that have reported their half year....
Abia targets over N200m revenue from solid minerals, forestry
Apparently, to shore up the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR), Abia State has projected annual revenue of N200m from solid minerals deposit in the state.
Kaduna targets N3.5bn monthly IGR – Commissioner
The Kaduna State Government is targeting N3.5 billion monthly Internally Generated Revenue (IGR), the state Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Muhammad Abdullahi, has said.
'Kaduna generates N1.65bn IGR for June'
The Kaduna State Government (KDSG) generated about N1.65 billion as internally generated revenue (IGR) last month (June).
Local councils now well positioned to pay workers’ salaries, says Ahmed
Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has said the increase in the allocation to all tiers of government from the Federation Account, has made Local Government Areas (LGAs) in the state better positioned to pay salaries of their workers and those of teachers.