14 Nov 2016
Given the swings in the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) pay-outs over the past few months, the need for states to bolster their internally generated revenue (IGR) cannot be overemphasised.
2 Nov 2016
According to NEITI, this is lower than what FAAC received during the first half of 2015, which was N2.89 trillion.The agency attributed the decline to the dependence of governments at all tiers on the oil sector...
12 Aug 2016
Not long ago, the Chairman of Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler, disclosed that for the first time in 2016, the Federal Government shared over N500 billion earned from non-oil sources, among the three tiers of government...
15 Jun 2016
The newly scripted Fiscal Sustainability Plan (FSP) by the Federal Government for states will be disbursed to states in monthly tranches as opposed to full disbursement upfront as was the case..
2 Jun 2016
The Niger State Government has raised an investigative panel to probe last Sunday’s unrest at Pandogari in Rafi Local Council of the state where four lives were reportedly lost and scores injured.