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ASVI 2018: Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Kwara, Enugu economic viable states

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States Generate N1.1trn, … Lagos Generates More IGR than 30 States Combined …. Only states are 10 economically viable, 17 are insolvent … Poor IGR States: Kebbi, Yobe,...

Sun May 12th, 2019     Read More →

IGP orders transfer of over 6,000 policemen out of Lagos to Zamfara, others

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The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate transfer of over 6,000 senior policemen and rank and file out of Lagos State. Cross Section of Policemen during the flag...

Thu May 9th, 2019     Read More →

Senate confirms Buhari’s RMAFC nominees

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ex-CBN chief too as FERMA Boss By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, Wednesday, confirmed the reappointment of Elias Mbam from Ebonyi State as Chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

SANs back FG, insist governors lack powers to share LG allocations

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs, on Tuesday, lauded Federal Government’s decision to grant financial autonomy to the 774 Local Government Councils in...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

Parties accuse govs of using incumbency factor to create tension, insecurity, friction

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…urge Buhari to sign Electoral Bill if… By Henry Umoru ABUJA – SEVENTY- Five registered political parties in the country, under the aegis of Inter- Party Advisory Council, IPAC,...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Ekiti begins payment of gratuities to pensioners

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-In a desperate bid to reduce post-retirement poverty in Ekiti State, the Governor Kayode Fayemi led administration on Monday commenced the payment of gratuity to its...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

FG blocks govs from monopolising LG Allocations : I can’t Speak on it now, NGF’s Spokesperson

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Head, Media and Public Affairs of Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, Abdulrazaque Barkindo, Monday declined comments on the position of the federal government to...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

No expectation of recession risks in 2019 — Sovereign Wealth boss

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The Managing Director, Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, NSIA, Uche Orji, in this interview clarified the issue of apparent expectations of recession risks in 2019. He also talked about...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen attack Commissioner’s residence, Kill 400 Level Student in Nasarawa

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By David Odama LAFIA- Suspected gunmen in the early hours of Sunday attacked the residence of the Nasarawa State commissioner for higher education, Chief Clement Uhembe, and killed a 400 level...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

Expert faults speculations, says new minimum wage will not cause inflation

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An economic expert, Prof. Uche Uwaleke said the new minimum wage would not lead to inflation contrary to speculations by some Nigerians. Minimum Wage Uwaleke, the Head of Banking and Finance,...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

Expert says new minimum wage will not cause inflation

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An economic expert, Prof. Uche Uwaleke said the new minimum wage would not lead to inflation contrary to speculations by some Nigerians. New NYSC DG assumes office Friday Uwaleke, the Head of...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

They just can’t stop lying and denying truths

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By Dele Sobowale “Show me your friends; and I will tell you who you are.” Old adage. As the Buhari administration draws us and itself to a dreary close this month, one is simply amazed...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

Coronation: Al-Makura spit fire, threaten monarchs in Nasarawa

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By David Odama LAFIA- GOVERNOR Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa state has warned the traditional rulers in the state to ensure that the peaceful disposition of the state is maintained or be made to...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Almakura threatenes monachs over killings in Nasarawa

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By David Odama Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa state has warned the traditional rulers in the state to ensure that the peaceful disposition of the state is maintained or be made to answer for...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Al-Makura presents staff of office to new Emir of Lafia

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Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Friday presented staff of office to the 17th Emir of Lafia Emirate, Justice Sidi Bage Muhammad I. Gov. Al-Makura Justice Muhammad I was selected by...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →