The Director-General of the Budget Office of the Federation, Ben Akabueze, yesterday, hinted that the Federal Government would “at some point” approach the Supreme Court for a judicial...
A study commissioned by ActionAid Nigeria has revealed that the country’s external debt stock increased by 410.9 per cent between 2012 and 2020...
20 Sep 2020
The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) said Nigeria lost up to N5.786t between 2014 and 2017 due to unauthorised deductions and non-remittances to the Federation Account by ministries, departments and agencies.
6 Jul 2020
The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), has sued some heads of Federal Government agencies and commissions for alleged mismanagement and non-remittance of cumulative N289 billion by 17 organisations, which contravenes some provisions of the Finance Circular...
24 Jun 2020
The House of Representatives Committee on Public Account has summoned the Minister of Industry, Trade and investment, Adeniyi Adebayo, over alleged non-tendering of financial accounts by the ministry from 2014 to 2019.
4 Mar 2020
The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) has stressed the need for policymakers to see to the welfare and funding of women and girls in yearly sub-national budgets. CSJ said gender responsive budget was central to Nigeria’s quest for social and economic development.
6 Jan 2020
For decades, Nigeria’s economic outcome in each year has never failed projections and expectations that were based on the activities of the preceding year.
25 Nov 2019
The nation’s economy in the third quarter (Q3) of 2019, recorded 2.28 per cent in Gross Domestic Product (GDP), an improvement from two per cent in Q2, but experts have also described it as weak.
21 Nov 2019
Nigeria stands to lose N150,077,928,399 to wasteful ventures in the 2020 appropriation bill, the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) has said. Lead consultant of the centre, Eze Onyekpere, said the 2020 budget...
18 Jul 2019
A joint campaign against wasteful and frivolous items and appropriations that have become routine in the national budget, led by Centre for Social Justice ....
30 Mar 2019
It is an unfortunate situation because we are back to the pre-2005 debt relief scenario. The current administration ramped up domestic and foreign borrowing...
25 Mar 2019
The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) and Citizens Wealth Platform have said no fewer than N74.16b items are frivolous, inappropriate, unclear and wasteful...