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5 Aug 2016
Some months ago, the Central Bank of Nigeria and Federal Inland Revenue Service stealthily hired hundreds of people without following due process. Was your name on that list? I doubt it, but still let us assume your name made it there.
5 Aug 2016
As the controversy on the padding of the 2016 budget rages, members of the Faculty of Board Initiatives (FBI) yesterday canvassed the enforcement of the Public Procurement Act (PPA).
4 Aug 2016
A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Civil Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), has called on the National Assembly to clear its reputation by truthfully telling Nigerians all it knows about the budget controversy.
3 Aug 2016
These certainly are not the best of times for members and particularly the leadership of the House of Representatives given the unfolding drama over the alleged padding of the 2016 Budget.
2 Aug 2016
No fewer than 1,236 respondents, representing 59.6 per cent, in the six geopolitical zones have rejected extending immunity for leaders of the National and State Assemblies. A total of 2,073 adults both male and female, cutting across various professions, rejected the idea in a nationwide survey by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). The result…
2 Aug 2016
The Bishop of Lagos Mainland, Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, Most Rev. Adebayo Dada Akinde, has condemned the proposed immunity for members of the National Assembly.
27 Jul 2016
A Coalition of anti-corruption bodies, under the aegis of Civil Society Network Against Corruption seeks accelerated passage and reviews of corruption-related bills pending before the National Assembly.
26 Jul 2016
“There is nothing like budget padding. If it is the National Assembly that works on the budget, then you don’t call it padding because padding is like an illegality."
26 Jul 2016
Senate President Bukola Saraki, while setting up the committee, said their tasks included preparation and implementation of the fiscal document in order to engender efficiency and transparency.
25 Jul 2016
The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Monday, inaugurated Budget Reform Committee of the Senate, with a charge to it to review budget processes in the country.
25 Jul 2016
There was something unnecessarily exultant about the reports a few days ago of how, for the first time in a while, the federating units of Nigeria had more than N500 billion to share from the federation account in the month of June. So?
22 Jul 2016
National Environmental (Mining and Processing of Coal, Ores, and Industrial Minerals) Regulations, 2009. S.I. No. 31. This Regulation seeks to minimize pollution from mining and processing of coal, ores and industrial minerals.


5 mins ago
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has alerted Nigerians to a plan by a cybercrime group to deliver ransomware to targeted organisational networks.
8 mins ago
In 2016, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) board member, Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau, was the leader of delegation when the Super Falcons captured the African Women’s Nations Cup title, beating host, Cameroun, in the final.
8 mins ago
Lack of adequate data on housing has been identified as the country’s major obstacle to provision of housing for all, the Housing Development Advocacy Network (HDAN) has said.
8 mins ago
As part of government’s efforts aimed at reducing housing deficit across the state, the Lagos State Development and Property Corporation (LSDPC) has delivered some homes in the outskirts of the city.
10 mins ago
On Wednesday, January 13, 2021, Governor Nyesom Wike embarked on fact-finding assessment tour of two Local Government Areas; Ikwerre and Emuoha LGAs, to see for himself, some of the locations where the operators of the infamous....