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12 May 2020
No fewer than N1.95 trillion was shared by the federal, state and local governments from the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) in the first quarter of this year.
16 Feb 2020
The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) says community policing will assist in complementing Federal Government security efforts to sniff out criminal elements in the country.
17 Jan 2020
The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) has shared N716.298 billion to the three tiers of government for the month of December 2019.
17 Dec 2019
The national minimum wage of N30, 000, which President Muhammadu Buhari signed into law on April 18, 2019, for the suffering and hard-pressed Nigerian workers
19 Nov 2019
A report the other day that only four of the 36 states in the country are viable is disturbing and demands urgent action of the governments and people of Nigeria to cause a change in this negative situation.
24 Oct 2019
States expended a whopping N4.319 trillion to fund their operations in the 2018 fiscal year, according to a survey by BudgIT, a fiscal governance organisation. According to the survey released in Abuja yesterday, of the amount, recurrent spending gulped N2.67 trillion, while a paltry N1.648 trillion was devoted to capital projects.
18 Oct 2019
The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Thursday in Abuja, shared a total of N693.529 billion to the three tiers of government for the month of September 2019.
17 Oct 2019
The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), an organ of the United Nations (UN), some states of the federation and experts have canvassed zero hunger, better infrastructure, jobs creation, and others, urging global leaders to address malnutrition in all countries of the world.
4 Jul 2019
Youth wing of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bauchi State under the auspices of Concerned APC Youth has asked Bauchi State Governor Bala Mohammed to disclose monthly salaries of state and local government workers. Spokesman of the group, Mukhtar Jibril gave the charge yesterday, while addressing journalists in Bauchi. He said the call became…
28 Jun 2019
The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) has released N679.699 billion as May entitlements to the three tiers of government. The figure includes earnings from gross statutory revenue, Value Added Tax (VAT) and sundry income exchange gains. Addressing reporters yesterday after the monthly FAAC meeting in Kano, the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), Idris Ahmed,…
17 Jun 2019
The National Pensions Commission (NPC) is to begin the verification of prospective retirees, who would be leaving the public service of the Federation in 2020. Mrs Aisha Dahir-Umar, Acting Director-General of the NPC, disclosed this at the pre-Retirement Workshop for Federal Government Retirees due in 2020, under the Contributory Pensions Scheme, on Monday in Ilorin.…
10 Jun 2019
The skewed framework of the federal system, which we practise deceives compatriots and others alike into focusing on the activities of the Federal Government and ignoring the patronage-politics, which characterises governance in the constituent parts of the federation – the states and to a greater degree in the local governments. The chief executives at those…

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