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Malaysia Jamboree: 900 Accountants from Nigeria Spends N430mn in a Week

At the recent World Congress of Accountants (WCOA) which took place in Kuala Lumpur Conference Centre, Malaysia over 900 Nigerian Accountants attended the congress...

Niger Farmers Get N1B From National Agric Fund

Farmers in Niger State may be the first group to receive N1 billion from the N200 billion national agric fund as the state government...

The Innocent Needs Not Be Jittery – EFCC

The attention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has been drawn to a barrage of mixed  reactions following media reports on a...

Commission Advocates Fiscal Responsibility

The Fiscal Responsibility Commission has advised governments at all levels to imbibe fiscal responsibility and efficiency in their expenditures towards economic growth and to...

Shekarau @ 55 years and Achievements in Kano

On November 5, 2010, the Executive Governor of Kano State, Mallam Shekarau clocks 55 years. He was born on 5th November 1955 at Kurmawa...

Intellipharmaceutics: A Nigerian owned Company at NASDAQ

This is cheering news to Nigerians as Dr. Isa Odidi and his wife, Dr. Amina Odidi based in Canada were recently honoured by NASDAQ....

VP Orders Immediate Settlement of All Power Subsidy and Monetisation Issues

The Vice President, Arc (Dr) Mohammed Namadi Sambo, has directed the Ministries of Power and Finance to settle all outstanding subsidies in the power...

Cecilia Ibru jailed, Forfeits N191bn

After the report of Economic Confidential in January 2010 on cecilia Ibru's N400bn Assets, a Nigerian High Court presided over by Justice Dan Abutu...

PRS Officers to Come Under Planning Commission

In what may be a prelude to moving Planning, Research and Statistics Departments (PRS) in the Federal Civil service to be under the supervision...

Sambo Extols Reforms in the Banking Sector

Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo has said that the Federal Government is identifying with the on-going reforms undertaken by the Central Bank of Nigeria...

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...

Government Announces Scholarship Scheme for Indigent Niger Delta Youth

The Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Hon. Samuel Ode has underscored the primacy of education as a veritable weapon to facilitate the...

NEMA Evacuate 1500 Students, 10,000 Others Displaced in Flood Disaster in Sokkoto

The National Emergency Management Agency has disclosed that over 1500 Students of Usman Danfodio University Sokoto were successfully evacuated after a devastating flood that...

Goodluck Finally Declares for the Presidential Election on Facebook

While former President Ibrahim babangida was busy declaring his intention at Eagle Square, the Economic Confidential found that President Goodluck Jonathan was also busy writing...

Hacker attacks National Assembly Website

As Nigerians enjoy a public holiday to celebrate Islamic festival of Eid-Fitr a hacker has defaced the official website of the National Assembly, the...

National Cyber Security Summit in Tinapa

National Cybersecurity Summit for National Defense & Law Enforcement will take place in Tinapa Business Resort on 27-29th October, 2010. The Theme: “Harmonizing Strategies...

Jonathan Names New Chiefs for Armed Forces, Police and SSS

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan of Nigeria has finally replaced heads of the Nigerian Armed Forces and the Police with the appointment of new bosses...

ICT Steers Assessment World – Prof. Ojerinde

The President of the International Association for Educational Assessment (IAEA), Professor Adedibu Ojerinde has admitted that the dynamics in the assessment world have changed...

African Countries to Converge on Accra for Cultural Festival

A new dawn in the revival and promotion of Africa's arts, culture and tourism is in the offing as CultureDigest International magazine, with...

Buhari Attacks Jumbo Pay and Presidential Jets

A former military leader, General Mohammad Buhari has condemned jumbo salaries for legislators as well as the procurement of new jets for the Presidency....