Thursday, July 28, 2022
Aisha Umar Dahir, PenCom DG

PenCom Okays N13.21bn For Annuity Retirees

PenCom Okays N13.21bn For Annuity Retirees The National Pension Commission has approved N13.21bn lump sum payments to annuity retirees in the first quarter of 2022. This...

N109bn Fraud: EFCC Set to Arraign ex-Accountant General of the Federation

N109bn Fraud: EFCC Set to Arraign ex-Accountant General of the Federation The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign the former Accountant...
Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Finance

JUST IN: Finally, Nigeria’s Debt Servicing Surpasses Revenue by N310bn

JUST IN: Finally, Nigeria's Debt Servicing Surpasses Revenue by N310bn The cost of servicing debt surpassed the federal government’s retained revenue by N310 billion in...

AfDB Board Okays Over $1bn For Emergency Food Production Plan

AfDB Board Okays Over $1bn For Emergency Food Production Plan   The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group’s Board of Directors has approved 24, fast-track programmes to...
Godwin Emefiele, CBN Governor

$10bn Spent Annually On Education, Medical Tourism – Emefiele

$10bn Spent Annually On Education, Medical Tourism - Emefiele   The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele yesterday said $10 billion is spent annually...
NIMASA DG, Bashir Jamoh

Audit Query: Senate Orders NIMASA DG’s Arrest Over $9.305bn Loss

Audit Query: Senate Orders NIMASA DG’s Arrest Over $9.305bn Loss   The Senate through its Panel on Public Accounts has ordered the arrest of the Director-General...
The Nigerian Senate

Senate Probe Health Ministry On Alleged N5.7bn Donor Funds Mismanagement

Senate Probe Health Ministry On Alleged N5.7bn Donor Funds Mismanagement   The Senate Public Account Committee has summoned senior management staff of the Ministry of Health...

We Recovered N1.4trn Bad Debt – AMCON Boss

We Recovered N1.4trn Bad Debt - AMCON Boss   The Managing Director/CEO, of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, (AMCON), Ahmed Kuru has said the Corporation has...
Bad Roads

FG, World Bank, AFD to spend $575m On Rural Roads

FG, World Bank, AFD to spend $575m On Rural Roads   The Federal Government has signed a tripartite agreement with the World Bank and the French...
Central Bank of Nigeria

FG’s Spending On Pension, Gratuity Drops To N356bn – CBN

FG’s Spending On Pension, Gratuity Drops To N356bn - CBN   The Federal Government’s expenditure on pension and gratuity fell slightly by N3.48bn in 2021, according...
Court Judiciary Justice

Nigeria Loses $1.7bn Court Case Against JP Morgan

Nigeria Loses $1.7bn Court Case Against JP Morgan   Nigeria has lost a $1.7 billion London court case against JP Morgan Chase & Co for the...
The Managing Director of FAAN, Capt Rabiu Yadudu

Nigeria Lost N1.04trn Aircraft Repairs In Foreign Countries – FG

Nigeria Lost N1.04trn Aircraft Repairs In Foreign Countries – FG   Nigeria lost $2.5bn (about N1.04tn at the official exchange rate of N415.63/$) to other countries...
Aisha Umar Dahir, PenCom DG

Contributory Pension Gains N640bn In Four Months, Now N14trn

Contributory Pension Gains N640bn In Four Months, Now N14trn   Total assets under the Contributory Pension Scheme rose by N640bn in four months to N14.06tn in...
Nigerian DisCos

Despite Unstable Power, Discos Generated N2.4trn

 Despite Unstable Power, Discos Generated N2.4trn   The Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) raked in a total of N2.4 trillion as revenue between 2015 and 2020, the...
Motorcycles Import

Nigerians Spent N74bn To Import Motorcycles In Q1, 2022

Nigerians Spent N74bn To Import Motorcycles In Q1, 2022   As the Lagos State Government clamps down on commercial motorcyclists and while some states try to...
Tin Can Port

NPA MD Says Tin-Can Island Port Repairs To Gulp N360bn

NPA MD Says Tin-Can Island Port Repairs To Gulp N360bn   Indication has emerged that the reconstruction of Nigeria’s second largest seaport, the Tin-Can Island Port...
Nigerian Customs Service

Customs Generates About N2bn From Erring Private Aircraft Owners

Customs Generates About N2bn From Erring Private Aircraft Owners     The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) said it has so far generated about N2 billion from the...
House of Representatives

Reps Summon Water Resources Minister As Agency Auctions N2bn Assets For N13.6m

Reps Summon Water Resources Minister As Agency Auctions N2bn Assets For N13.6m   The Office of the Auditor General for the Federation has queried the management...
Central Bank of Nigeria

Nigerians Spent $221m On Foreign Education In Three Months – CBN

Nigerians Spent $221m On Foreign Education In Three Months – CBN   An analysis of data obtained from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) showed that...
Nigeria Ports Authority

Reps Probe Unremitted Multi-million-dollar Revenue Under NPA

Reps Probe Unremitted Multi-million-dollar Revenue Under NPA   The House of Representatives’ Committee on Public Accounts has commenced an investigation of the multi-million-dollar debt owed the...