A witness, Mr. Richard Ihediwa, in the ongoing trial of former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisah Metuh, said on Thursday that the N400m Metuh got was disbursed as directed by ex-President Goodluck Jonathan.
Ihediwa, led in evidence by the counsel to Metuh, Mr. Emeka Etiaba (SAN), told the Abuja High Court that Jonathan gave the directive on how the amount was to be spent.
He said that N21m was paid to former PDP Chairman, Chief Tony Anenih, for […]
According to reports, the 36 states got N143.6 billion from the federation account in September as their share of distributable revenue generated for the month.
The breakdown shows in a report obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria from a source at the office of the Accountant-General of the Federation in Abuja on Sunday.
The funds are usually shared the following month; for example, revenue generated in January is shared in February; thus, the revenue shared was actually generated in August and […]
According to reports, the Federal Government, States and Local government shared N420 billion in revenue allocation in September.
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Dr. Mahmoud Isa- Dutse disclosed this in Abuja yesterday at the end of the Federation Account Allocation Committee( FAAC).
However, there was N90.2 billion allocation shortfall as N510.27 was shared in August.
The reduction sprang from sustained attacks on oil installations and pipeline vandalism that made revenue generation difficult, despite increase in average price of crude oil at global […]
Former governor of Rivers state now Minister of Transport, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has explained that governors demanded the sharing of funds from the Excess Crude Account, ECA, during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan because the money was not properly managed.
Former Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, had maintained that governors lacked the political will to save during the Jonathan administration.
But speaking on Wednesday when he featured on an interview programme on NTA […]
Finance Minister, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, on Tuesday, revealed that the Federal Government, the 36 states and local governments shared a total of N510.270 billion as revenue allocation for August 2016. The figure was N16.44 billion higher than N493.828 billion shared in July.
Giving a sectoral breakdown of funds available for distribution after the meeting of the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) in Abuja, Adeosun explained that the improvement in allocation was as a result of higher revenue collection, especially from the […]
This might be very embarrassing! This is how seven women shared their absolute worst dates and how it went.
1. “It was a blind date and he showed up wasted. We stopped back at his place so he could change shirts, and I spotted a used condom right on top of his bed. Date over.” —Cara M., 26
2. “He brought his sister, brother-in-law, and nephews on our first date … and added that his two roommates couldn’t come. As in mom […]
Some women have faced brutal attacked from their own husbands over matters that quite not worth the assault.
Two women from Kenya have been badly brutalized by their husbands.
They are currently receiving treatment at the Nyahururu County Referral hospital after they were attacked in separate incidents.
It was reported that 32-year-old Zipporah Wanjugu is nursing serious injuries on both hands and head, which she sustained after her husband attacked her with a panga (large knife) on Wednesday night, August 3rd at their […]
A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) in Ekiti State, Hon Gboyega Akinola has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against repeating the errors he made as Military Head of State, regarding recovered assets.
He also frowned at the non-disclosure of identities of the identified treasury looters, saying that it might give room for suspicion and cast doubt on the genuineness of the anti- graft war.
Speaking in Ado-Ekiti, the former PDP secretary in the state recalled how Buhari, as Military leader in […]