NNPC urges RMAFC to help in recovery of excess revenues
Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has urged the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), as an independent arbiter, to ensure recovery of revenues borne by the corporation on behalf of the Federal Government.
RMAFC raises the alarm over loss of $21b to obsolete contract terms with IOCs
A whopping $21 billion may have been lost by the Federal Government to International Oil Companies (IOCs) prospecting for crude oil minerals in the country due to the inability...
Lawyers sue AGF, National Assembly, RMAFC over lawmakers’ jumbo pay
Two Lagos-based lawyers, Monday Ubani and John Nwokwu, have dragged the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) and the National Assembly before a Federal High Court in Lagos over huge salaries, allowances and remunerations being collected by lawmakers. Also joined in the suit is the National Assembly Service Commission.…
Senators’ N13.5m running cost illegal, RMAFC declares
From the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) came yesterday a declaration that the N13.5 million reportedly collected by senators as running cost is illegal.
CISLAC urges RMAFC to disclose salaries, allowances of public office holders
The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Center (CISLAC) has challenged the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to unveil the salaries and allowances of political and public office holders to check corruption in government. It maintained that until the President Muhammadu Buhari government prosecutes existing corruption cases, the much celebrated zero tolerance for corruption would…
Giving legal backing to profligacy with double pay for ex-governors
Within 34 years and two months, Samuel Nduka rose from being a primary school teacher to being a headmaster. All through his career, he deeply enjoyed his job of imparting knowledge to young people.
More cars for federal legislators
The report that the House of Representatives has taken delivery of another batch of cars ordered for its 360 members cannot but trigger in the consciousness...
Imperative of democratic policies for stable polity
Easily the deadliest poisons to our national democratic life are personalisation of loyalty and concentration of political and administrative powers at the centre, initiated and controlled...
‘Economic diversification will raise revenues states, councils’
Udoma Udo Udoma, on Monday, said commitment to the Federal Government’s economic diversification initiatives will increase the revenue generating activities of states and local governments.
Fiscal commission uncovers N115 billion tax liabilities against FG, states’ MDAs
The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC)) says it has uncovered over N115 billion being tax liabilities established against some federal and states’ Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) as well as local councils.