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Paris Club refund

5 May
Consulting firms, Mauritz Walton Nigeria Limited and Bizplus Consulting Services Limited, have asked a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, to order Enugu State Government to pay them N10.2 billion from the Paris Club refund.
20 May 2019
The leadership of the labour unions in Ekiti State has urged Governor Kayode Fayemi to use the Paris Club refund to pay workers’ salary arrears, gratuities and pensions. The union leaders said that the labour would beam its searchlight on the usage of the money once it is paid by the Federal Government. They said…
21 Dec 2018
Ekiti State Government yesterday said the balance of N3.9 billion received from the Federal Government as the last tranche of its Paris Club refund would...
20 Dec 2018
About N142.6 billion is to be disbursed by the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) to states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) for provision of needed facilities in public primary and junior secondary schools in the country. The Executive Secretary of UBEC, Dr. Hamid Bobboyi, who made this known during a chat with newsmen in…
18 Dec 2018
The Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF, Ahmed Idris, has refused to abide by the directive of President Muhammadu Buhari that all debts relating...
28 Oct 2018
Benue Acting Govenor, Engr. Benson Abounu has directed the Ministry of Finance to commence payment of two months arrears of salaries, pensions and gratuities tomorrow, 29 October 2018.
28 Oct 2018
Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has disclosed that the state received N5.6bn Paris Club Refund recently. Okorocha disclosed this on Friday during the swearing-in of eight new commissioners and promised N5bn....
22 Sep 2018
Concerned Benue workers have expressed fears over the setting up of committee for the disbursement of N14.9 billion Paris Club Refund accruing to the state...
20 Dec 2017
The Osun State Government yesterday disclosed that it received N6.3 billion as the third tranche of the Paris Club refund to states from the Federal Government.
17 Dec 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, our dear president, whom one could without being immodest name a miracle man, adds another year to his glorious years on earth today.
2 Dec 2017
Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi has promised that pensioners and workers in the state’s public service would celebrate the coming end-of-the-year festivities...
24 Oct 2017
The House of Representatives has mandated its Ad Hoc Committee on Bail-out Funds to investigate non-payment of salaries of Kogi workers and report back within one week.


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