• CBN, SEC, others fingered in N450bn un-remitted operating surpluses

    CBN, SEC, others fingered in N450bn un-remitted operating surpluses

    It was gathered that the Federal Ministry of Finance said it constituted a committee to recover unremitted operating surpluses of agencies of government, running into N450billion.

    The committee led by the Accountant General of the Federation, Alhaji Ahmed Idris, was mandated to reconcile the operating surpluses of 31 revenue-generating agencies of government for the period 2010-2015.

    A statement from ministry of finance signed by Festus Akanbi, Special Assistant, media to the finance minister said “the findings of the committee so far, have […]

  • Robbery suspects operating in military camouflage nabbed in Delta

    Robbery suspects operating in military camouflage nabbed in Delta

    According to reports, the Police in Delta have arrested a gang of robbery suspects, who disguise in military uniforms and rob victims of their valuables in Warri and environs.

    A statement by SP Celestina Kalu, spokesperson of the police command in the state, said the suspects were arrested on the Evereni axis of the East-West road, after a police Dragon patrol intercepted a tricycle.

    “On Nov. 10, 2016, a Dragon patrol team, while on duty along Ughelli/Patani road at Evereni, intercepted one […]

  • Lagos vows to sanction schools not operating according to regulations

    Lagos vows to sanction schools not operating according to regulations

    It was gathered that the Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Idiat Adebule, on Monday said the state government would not also hesitate to withdraw letters of approval from schools that refuse to adhere to regulations.

    Adebule spoke at the 3rd Quarterly Stakeholders’ Forum of Private School Owners, with the theme: “Entrenching Best Practices.

    It was organised by the State Ministry of Education.

    Adebule said quality foundation of human capital at primary and secondary learning institutions was critical to the development and sustenance of […]