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Intervention funds: MSMEs asked to form cooperatives

Small businesses, especially those in rural areas, have been encouraged to register with recognised cooperatives to facilitate their access to financial interventions.

A staff of the Financial Inclusion Secretariat of the Central Bank of Ni [...]

Sat, 14 July 2018


NBTI staffs rejects Jibrin’s reappoint ….accuse DG of embezzlements, incompetence, others

Some staffs of the National Board for Technology Incubation, NBTI, have accused the Director General of the board, Dr. Mohammed Jubrin, of gross incompetence and misappropriation of funds meant for capital projects in the last three years.

The aggrieved staff members who are protesting the reap [...]

Fri, 29 June 2018


Some lawyers more active on social media than in courts – Police

The Nigeria Police officer in charge of complaints response unit, CRU, Mr. Abayomi Shogunle, an assistant commissioner, has accused some Nigerian lawyers of being more active on social media than in courts.

Speaking on Channels Television on the #EndSARS campaign, Shogunle accused some lawyers [...]

Sat, 23 June 2018


Some lawyers more active on social media than in courts – Police

The Nigeria Police officer in charge of complaints response unit, CRU, Mr. Abayomi Shogunle, an assistant commissioner, has accused some Nigerian lawyers of being more active on social media than in courts.

Speaking on Channels Television on the #EndSARS campaign, Shogunle accused some lawyers [...]

Sat, 23 June 2018


Power ministry receives 33% capital budget in 2017

Over 33percent of total funds released for capital projects in the 2017 fiscal year was expended on projects under the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, the federal government has disclosed.

According to the ministry of finance, the sector received the highest amount of N523.01billion from [...]

Sat, 23 June 2018


Nigeria to go back on Africa’s free trade pact

Nigeria may be reneging on its earlier decision to back out of the African Continental Free Trade Area, AfCFTA, agreement, as the federal government concludes consultations on the matter.

The country had declined assent to the arrangement at the last extraordinary meeting of the African Union h [...]

Sat, 23 June 2018


8.7m children captured in FG’s school feeding programme

The Federal Government has said over 8.7 million school children currently benefit from its Home Grown School Feeding Programme in parts of the country where it is being implemented.

Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed disclosed this while fielding questions fr [...]

Sat, 23 June 2018


MDAs to authenticate tax certificates before paying contractors

 

The Federal Government has directed all Ministries, Department and Agencies and the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, to authenticate all Tax Clearance Certificates, TCC, presented by contractors engaged in public procurement processes.

The directive is in response to the prol [...]

Sat, 23 June 2018


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