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15 Oct 2020
The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI), yesterday, scored oil companies and government agencies high in complying with its 2019 oil and gas industry audit. The watchdog said there was improved obedience to the exercise. The Executive Secretary, Waziri Adio, in a report on compliance assessment in Abuja, said the performance was impressive. The review…
10 Aug 2020
Recently, President Muhammadu Buhari ordered a forensic audit of the operations of the Niger Delta Development Commission from 2001 to 2019.
16 Mar 2020
To ascertain numbers of vacant buildings, the Federal Government has commissioned a firm to take inventory of unoccupied housing units in major cities in each of the geopolitical zone.
16 Jan 2020
The Office of the Auditor General of the Federation (OAuGF) has just recently published the audited report for the financial statements of the federation for the year ended
11 Dec 2019
About 265 agencies of the Federal Government have violated the fiscal and audit rules governing the operations of government accounts in 2017.
2 Sep 2019
From personal interest to lack of political will, the all-important enactment that would strengthen fiscal laws, provide undeniable evidence of a breach of public trust and effective anti-corruption war, has remained in limbo.
10 Jun 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said the essence of a proposed nationwide audit of the 2019 general elections is to review planning strategies and processes that contributed to success of the 2019 polls. It said this would place the commission in a better position to prepare for the 2023 elections. The commission’s Head…
1 Jan 2019
A foremost Nigerian audit firm, BakerTilly Nigeria, has rebranded, and unveiled its new logo to become ‘BakerTilly in Nigeria’,  While speaking at the rebranding launch, the Senior Partner of the firm, Solomon Adeleke, said: “The rebranding project started two years ago, and was informed by the need for more collaboration amongst the member firms in…
29 Nov 2018
Until organisations embrace standard internal auditing, especially to predict, indicate and curb sharp practices, the nations’ fight against corruption may continue to be a mirage, financial experts have said. The experts, who spoke at the launch of a book, titled: A to Z of Internal Audit, recently in Lagos, were also unanimous that internal auditors,…
29 Nov 2018
The Chattered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Audit (CIFIAN) has warned that the Nigerian financial system is in great danger due to the lack of appropriate legal framework to regulate forensic and investigative audit practice in the country. Pro tem President of CIFIAN, Dr Victoria Enape who gave the warning during the induction of new…
27 Mar 2018
C&I Leasing Plc has announced its audited results for the financial year ended December 31, 2017, with a Profit after Tax of N1.1 billion, against N920.9 million achieved in the corresponding period in 2016. Specifically, the firm’s performance for the 2017 financial year showed that PAT increased to N1.1 billion, representing 21 per cent growth…
5 Dec 2017
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has renewed its resolutions on the conduct of a forensic exercise on the activities of Oando Plc.   The decision is contained in a letter dated December 5, 2017 addressed to Oando Plc and made available to The Guardian. The letter, signed by the Acting Director-General of the commission, Abdul Zubair,…


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Canada on Tuesday banned travellers from Egypt, Nigeria and Malawi over fears of the spread of the new Omicron coronavirus variant, bringing to 10 the number of African countries targeted by the government in Ottawa. Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos told reporters that foreign nationals who have spent time or transited those countries in the past…
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In less than four days after setting an African record as the first player to reach the quarter-final stage at the ITTF World Table Tennis Championships, Quadri Aruna
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Three students were killed and six other people including a teacher were wounded Tuesday in a shooting at a high school in rural Oxford, Michigan, local police said.
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Dutch health authorities said Tuesday that the Omicron variant was present in the Netherlands earlier than previously thought before South Africa had first reported the new strain of Covid-19.
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Former Liverpool and Arsenal midfielder Ray Kennedy died on Tuesday aged 70 after a long struggle with Parkinson's Disease.