Civil servants condemn FG’s plans to merge MDAs, threaten industrial action
Public servants under the aegis of the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) have condemned Federal Government’s decision to merge some Ministries...
‘Merging of MDAs in best interest of Nigeria’
An associate professor of Comparative Politics at the University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State, Dr. Gbade Ojo, yesterday, said the move by the Federal Government to implement recommendations...
15 MDAs remitted N7.971 billion into Consolidated Fund in 2018
The Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC), has expressed dismay over non-compliance by federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), to promptly remit their independent revenues to government’s Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF), as stipulated by the FRC Act 2007.
Bello warns MDAs against contract inflation, project padding
Yahaya Bello of Kogi has warned heads of ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) and members of his cabinet against inflating costs of projects and contracts. He gave the warning on Monday in Lokoja while declaring open a two-day induction.....
MDAs and mismanagement of the economy
Against the background of what the fiscal and monetary authorities already know, it is wicked for them to subject the Nigerian people to one additional day of deliberate mismanagement of the economy with impunity.
Buhari meets economic council, laments lack of synergy in MDAs
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday frowned at lack of synergy in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of government in the report submitted by the Prof. Dayo Salami-led Economic Advisory Council.
Lagos Assembly yet to pass 2020 budget after 52 days
Fifty-TWO days after the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu presented the 2020 budget estimates to the state House of Assembly, it is yet to be passed by the legislature.
Senate admits seeking jobs from MDAs for legislators’ cronies
The Senate yesterday clarified the recruitment scandal that attracted criticisms to its leadership last October.It argued that there was nothing wrong in putting up a system that allows senators to source jobs for their constituents and cronies through one of its committees.
Senate to measure MDAs on legislative compliance
Chairman, Senate Committee on Legislative Compliance, Aderele Adeyemi Oriolowo (Osun West) yesterday said the Senate will build a better Nigeria through discipline and utilisation of local human and natural resources, especially in government’s ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs).