• FG begins swap moves for Chibok girls with Boko haram prisoners

    FG begins swap moves for Chibok girls with Boko haram prisoners

    There are indications that the Federal Government has begun moves to exchange the Chibok girls with some Boko Haram detainees.

    It was gathered that as part of the moves, security agencies had started conducting a fresh profiling of  the Boko Haram detainees in line with a directive of the Federal Government.

    It was learnt the profiling would include the time they were arrested and the de-radicalisation programme they had undergone.

    Findings showed that besides the military, the police, the Nigeria Prison Service, the […]

  • FG begins audit of NNPC, IOCs over tax evasion

    FG begins audit of NNPC, IOCs over tax evasion

    In a move to recoup over $1 trillion in unpaid taxes by oil multinationals, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its Joint Ventures partners, the Federal Government has begun a tax audit of the corporation and international oil companies (IOCs).

    The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), which confirmed the tax audit yesterday, maintained that the NNPC had already subjected itself and its books for the audit.

    NNPC, in a statement yesterday, quoted the Chairman of FIRS, Mr. Tunde Fowler, as disclosing that […]

  • FG begins digitalisation of federal civil service

    FG begins digitalisation of federal civil service

    The Federal Government has begun the digitisation of Federal Civil Service, which will soon link all the federal ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) under a common platform.

    The Minister of Communications, Abdulraheem Adebayo Shittu, disclosed this yesterday in Abuja at the commissioning of the Infrastructure for Human Resources Management Information System (HRMIS), Digital Service Centre Knowledge Acquisition Venue (KAV) in the Office of the Head of Service of the Federation (HoSF).

    Shittu explained that the reason for the digitalisation, is to reduce […]