Wednesday, November 17, 2021
TETFUND

TETFund Okays N6.3bn For 217 Research Proposals

TETFund Okays N6.3bn For 217 Research Proposals     The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) says N6,396,159,060.00 has been approved for 217 research proposals recommended by the...
The Nigerian Senate

$16.2bn Loan: NASS Gets $62m For Solar Power Project

$16.2bn Loan: NASS Gets $62m For Solar Power Project   The National Assembly will benefit $62.1m from the $16.2bn which the regime of President Muhammadu Buhari...
Abubakar Malami

Malami Named In $139m Bank Transfers, Reps Fault Process

Malami Named In $139m Bank Transfers, Reps Fault Process     The House of Representatives’ Ad Hoc Committee on Assessment and Status of All Recovered Loots Movable...
David Malpass, World Bank President

W/Bank Demands Debt Transparency, Says Nigeria, Others Need $429bn

W/Bank Demands Debt Transparency, Says Nigeria, Others Need $429bn   The World Bank has demanded debt transparency as a crucial step in countries’ development process, while...
Oil Rig

FG To Mandate Ownership Disclosure Of Oil Assets To Curb $1trn Losses

FG To Mandate Ownership Disclosure Of Oil Assets To Curb $1trn Losses   The Federal Government, through the recently established Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC)...
The Nigerian Senate

Senate Panel Queries Spending Of Ministry’s N177m IGR, Suspends Defence

Senate Panel Queries Spending Of Ministry’s N177m IGR, Suspends Defence   The Senate Committee on Trade and Investment on Monday suspended the budget defence of the...

Nigeria Recieves $400,000 Grant From Afreximbank For Pharmaceutical Production

Nigeria Recieves $400,000 Grant From Afreximbank For Pharmaceutical Production   The African Export-Import Bank has awarded $400,000 in grant funding to the National Institute for Pharmaceutical...
NCC Executive Vice Chairman, Umar Danbatta

NCC Targets N632bn Revenue From 5G Spectrum Sales

NCC Targets N632bn Revenue From 5G Spectrum Sales     The Executive Vice Chairman of the National Communication Commission, Prof. Umar Danbatta, has again assured Nigerians of...
Internally Generated Revenue

Lagos Tops As States Half Year IGR Reaches N849.12bn

Lagos Tops As States Half Year IGR Reaches N849.12bn   The 36 states of the federation and Federal Capital Territory recorded a combined Internationally Generated Revenue...
Nigerian Customs Service

In 30 Days, Apapa Customs Records N86bn Revenue

In 30 Days, Apapa Customs Records N86bn Revenue     The Apapa Area Command of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), says it has collected a total of...
Banks

Banks, Insurance Firms To Generate N22.6bn From MDAs

Banks, Insurance Firms To Generate N22.6bn From MDAs   Deposit Money Banks and insurance companies are expected to rake in the sum of N22.6bn in bank...
Nigerian Customs Service

Customs Target N2trn Annual Revenue

Customs Target N2trn Annual Revenue   The Nigeria Customs Services is planning to generate N2tn this year and about N1.6tn of this amount is expected to...
JAMB

JAMB Remits N3.51bn 2021 Operating Surplus

JAMB Remits N3.51bn 2021 Operating Surplus     The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB) has remitted the sum of N3.51 billion to the national treasury as part...
Sen Hadi Sirika, Aviation Minister

Nigeria Air: FG Disburses N6.25bn On Consultancy, Advisers

Nigeria Air: FG Disburses N6.25bn On Consultancy, Advisers     The controversial national carrier, Nigeria Air, may see the light of the day before the current administration...
MAMA Centre Logo

MAMA Centre Secures N500, 000 FG-CBN Covid-19 facility For Dozens Rightholders

MAMA Centre Secures N500, 000 FG-CBN Covid-19 facility For Dozens Rightholders   The Mothers And Marginalised Advocacy Centre (MAMA Centre) has secured N500,000 worth Federal Government(FG)/Central...
Executive Secretary Tetfund, Professor Bogoro

TETFund Targets N10bn Research Grant In 2022

TETFund Targets N10bn Research Grant In 2022   The Tertiary Education Trust Fund is working hard to ensure that the annual allocation to the National Research...
The Nigerian Senate

$10bn Gas Project: Senate Probes Italian Firm Over Local Content Law

$10bn Gas Project: Senate Probes Italian Firm Over Local Content Law   The leadership of the Senate has directed its Committee on Local Content to immediately...
Banks

Banks’ Borrowing From CBN Rises By 74% To N901bn

Banks’ Borrowing From CBN Rises By 74% To N901bn   The scarcity of funds (liquidity) in the interbank money market has compelled banks to rely more...
Aisha Umar Dahir, PenCom DG

Contributory Pension Assets Rise To N12.9trn – PenCom

Contributory Pension Assets Rise To N12.9trn - PenCom     Assets under the Contributory Pension Scheme rose by N120bn in August, data obtained from the National Pension...
Gas Flaring

Nigeria Loses $1bn Annually To Gas Flare Data Falsification

Nigeria Loses $1bn Annually To Gas Flare Data Falsification   Nigeria is losing about $I billion revenue annually to falsification of gas flare data by Multinational...