Wednesday, 29th March 2023
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4 Mar 2022
Amid dwindling revenue for states, some governors in Abuja, yesterday, insisted the Federal Government must remove subsidy on premium motor spirit (PMS), otherwise called petrol.
24 Jan 2022
The possible outlook of the Nigerian economy in 2022 has elicited comments from various stakeholders over the past few weeks.
23 Jan 2022
Oil-producing states got N49.003b as 13 per cent derivation from the sharing of monthly federal allocation for December, while the Federal Government received N279.457b, states got N210.046b...
Charles Soludo
29 Dec 2021
In my previous intervention, I had explained why Prof Chukwuma Soludo’s reign will do better than the good previous regimes we have had in Anambra State.
23 Dec 2021
Edo State Government, yesterday, said it has given local councils in the state N850 million loan to clear salaries of council workers in the month of December pending the release
8 Dec 2021
Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, yesterday, presented a budget proposal of N186 billion for the 2022 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly for consideration and approval.
18 Nov 2021
A total of N671.9 billion is available to be shared by the three tiers of government in November, the Technical Sub-Committee of the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC)
17 Nov 2021
The Federal Government, States and Local Government Councils (LGCs) on Wednesday, shared N671.910 billion as Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) for October
29 Sep 2021
Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG), Laoye Jaiyeola has blamed state governments’ over-dependence on funds coming from the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee ...
29 Sep 2021
The Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG) has situated state governments’ inability to generate comfortable internally generated revenue (IGR) on reliance for the monthly Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) perks.
1 Sep 2021
Ekiti State Government, yesterday, said it had restored payment of consequential adjustment of the minimum wage for officers on Grade Level 7-8, which was hitherto suspended due to shortfall in revenue from Federation Account Allocation Committee ...
2 Aug 2021
With N438.37 billion recorded as subsidy payments for the first six months of 2021, Nigeria’s revenue problems appear not to abate anytime soon as it continues to take a toll on contributions of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation....


1 day ago
Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, has pulled out of the People's Democratic Party (PDP)’s governorship primary in Imo State.
1 day ago
The Lagos State Special Offences (Mobile) Court sitting at Bolade, Oshodi, has sentenced a fake Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) officer, Omotutu Bamidele, to a two-year jail term for impersonation and extortion.
1 day ago
Music personalities, D’banj and Simi and creative industries expert, Obi Asika have returned as judges for this year’s Nigerian Idol. Ikponmwosa Osakioduwa also returned as host for the music show
1 day ago
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has reiterated its commitment to partnering with the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), in fighting crime in the state.
1 day ago
Those rescued include eleven (11) male victims and two (2) females who were reportedly kidnapped at a Hotel in Eleite Area along Ajaokuta road on March 25.