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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Fraudster Demands $2mn from Ibru as EFCC Seals Atuche’s Assets

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has told an FCT high court in Abuja how a fake official of the anti-graft agency...
Olusegun Obasanjo

African Leaders Launder $50bn Annually – Obasanjo

A-Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has lamented that political leaders and other key players in both public and private sectors in Africa illicitly launder a...

Chibok Girls: Nigerian Military Examines Boko Haram’s Latest Video

... Disputes Allegations of hitting Girls The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) is examining the latest video from Boko Haram group purporting to show some of the...

FG Commences Process Audit of Parastatals and Agencies

In line with the Federal Government’s agenda to institutionalize fiscal discipline, transparency, probity and accountability in the management of public finances, the Office of...

Fidelity Bank Pledges Support For FG’s Housing Policy

Fidelity Bank Plc has restated its commitment towards supporting the federal government drive to bridge the housing gap in the country. Managing Director, Fidelity Bank...

Court fixes March 21 for hearing of CBN Governor, Sanusi’s suit

Sanusi filed for restraining order against police, SSS. A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday fixed March 21 to hear a motion filed by...

2016 Budget will be implemented till May 2017 – Presidential aide

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly matters, Senator Ita Enang has said that the 2016 budget’s implementation signed into...

FG Remitted Workers’ Pension Last in September- PenOp

President of the Pension Fund Operators Association of Nigeria, PenOp, Mr. Eguarekhide Longe has said that compliance to remittances of pension contributions from the...
Lai Mohammed Yushau Shuaib

Lai Mohammed’s Ministry Appeals Against Shuaib’s Reinstatement

Lai Mohammed ’s Ministry Appeals Against Shuaib’s Reinstatement In a dramatic turn of event, the Federal Ministry of Information under the supervision of Mr. Lai...

NEXIM lauds CBN’s N500bn Non-Oil Export Stimulation Facility

The Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) has described the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)’s Export Stimulation Facility (ESF) initiative aimed at encouraging entrepreneurs in the...

Premium Pension pays N118bn benefit to pensioners

Premium Pension Limited, PPL, has said it paid not less than N118billion benefits to pensioners since 2007 when it began operation following the Pension...

Labour Threatens Hell Over Refineries

In 2007, Bluestar Oil Services Limited Consortium owned mainly by Alhaji Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola bought 51 percent of Port Harcourt Refinery Company...

Power: FG eyes offshore, inland basin gas reserves

The recent militant attacks on oil and gas facilities may have prompted the Federal Government to look towards developing alternative sources of gas supply...

EFCC Warns Car Dealers against Money Laundering

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mrs. Farida Waziri has warned operators of  Self-Regulatory Organizations ( SROs) such as hotel owners,...

Fake Panel Approved N5bn Contract as Ex-Governor Collected N101mn in Cash

While a principal witness on the trial of former aviation minister insists that a fake committee approves contracts of billions of Naira, another witness...

NNPC Adopts 24 Hour Depot Retail Services to Clear Fuel Queues

NNPC Adopts 24 Hour Depot Retail Services to Clear Fuel Queues The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has stated that its adoption of a 24-hour...

FG moves to end rift over 2016 budget

A move to harmonise the contentious issues between the Presidency and the National Assembly over the 2016 budget is set to be fruitful soon. This...

FG Sacks NTDC DG

Facts emerging and being captured by Economic Confidential indicates that the dangling axe of the Federal Government has caught up with the Director General...

Suswam, two others diverted N9.8bn SURE-P, police funds –FG

The Federal Government has accused a former Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, and two others of diverting the sum of N9.79bn, part of...

FG Plans revocation of dormant mining titles

The Minister of  Mines and Steel  Development, Mr. Kayode Fayemi  has promised to revoke all dormant mining licences this week. Fayemi dislosed this Monday, during...