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14 Jul
The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has stated that many operators in the nation's mining industry are underpaying royalties to the government, while also overstretching their exploration licenses.
2 Jun
Fresh efforts being made by the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) and the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) may address opacity in oil and gas contracts and fast track the implementation of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) beneficial ownership disclosures. With the development, there are indications that Nigeria will meet the compliance standards required…
19 Feb
The Federal Government, yesterday, named Ahmed Abubakar Audi and Haliru Nababa as the new Comptrollers-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS).
20 Nov 2019
The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) says it will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to strengthen effort in fight against corruption in the country. NEITI disclosed this in a statement signed by Dr Orji Ogbonnaya Orji, Director, Communications and Advocacy, in Abuja on Wednesday. It…
12 Dec 2018
With artisanal mining in Nigeria, especially solid minerals mining, rising to about 80 per cent, the Nigerian economy is said to be losing huge fortunes...
31 Oct 2018
The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has said unremitted $22.06 billion and N481.75 billion by Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and others to the Federation Account are legacy issues in its 1999-2015 audit reports.
13 Aug 2018
Senate and House of Representatives committees on extractive industries have concluded arrangements to address the challenges of transparency and accountability in the oil sector through a parliamentary forum.
21 Aug 2017
The three tiers of government shared N2.788 trillion between January and June this year, which represents a 38 per cent increase on the N2.019 trillion shared within the same period last year.
26 Jan 2017
The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has unveiled two documents designed to enhance transparency and accountability in the extractive industries.


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For Nigeria to tackle its perennial foreign exchange (forex) crisis, the need to invest heavily in infrastructure and adopt competitive policies that would attract Foreign Direct Investment ..
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Seven states from the Northwest, yesterday, asked the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to give it lion share of revenue to state and local governments.
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Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has urged traditional rulers in the state to be mindful of what they say and the people they honour with chieftaincy titles not to bring the royal institution into disrepute.
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The persistent free-fall of the naira is an indication that none of the interventions being applied by the monetary authorities has worked. Otherwise, there would have been some respite for the beleaguered currency, even minimally.
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As the Federal Government, in Abuja, harped on diversification of foreign exchange sources through export of manufacturing products yesterday investors in the country’s manufacturing value...