• Senate probes CCB for dumping N8bn site for N9bn building

    Senate probes CCB for dumping N8bn site for N9bn building

    It was gathered that the Senate on Tuesday launched a probe into the alleged abandonment of an N8bn Code of Conduct Bureau permanent site under construction for the purchase of a building valued at N9bn.

    The lawmaker representing Kogi-West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye, who moved the motion for the probe during the day’s plenary, alleged that after the CCB got an approval from the National Executive Council to build its permanent site, the contract for its permanent site was reviewed […]

  • N9bn allowances for Buhari’s ministers, lawmakers is outrageous –Nigerians

    N9bn allowances for Buhari’s ministers, lawmakers is outrageous –Nigerians

    It was learnt that cross section of Nigerians have condemned the planned payment of about N9bn as perks to ministers and lawmakers who will assume office in the government of President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), as recently reported by newsmen.

    The newspaper on May 9, 2015, in an investigative report, said lawmakers to constitute the 8th National Assembly and ministers to be appointed by Buhari would receive N9bn as perks on assumption of office.

    The perks include housing, furniture and motor vehicle […]