1. Tax is Nigeria’s Current Highest Source of Income – AGF
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1. Tax is Nigeria’s Current Highest Source of Income – AGF

May 15, 2024
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Tax The Federal Government has revealed that tax revenue is now Nigeria’s highest source of income, surpassing other traditional revenue streams. This announcement was made by Oluwatoyin Madein, the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), during the 26th annual tax conference held in Abuja. The event, organized by the Chartered

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Minimum Wage: FG Calls Committee Meeting, Labour Insists on May 31 Deadline for Minimum Wage
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Minimum Wage: FG Calls Committee Meeting, Labour Insists on May 31 Deadline for Minimum Wage

May 15, 2024
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Minimum Wage Nigerian Newspapers have been abuzz with the latest developments in the ongoing negotiations over the minimum wage. The Federal Government (FG) has initiated a critical committee meeting, while the organised labour remains steadfast on the May 31 deadline for the implementation of the new minimum wage. This situation

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Ebonyi Assembly Approves N518 Million for Conduct of Local Government Elections
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Ebonyi Assembly Approves N518 Million for Conduct of Local Government Elections

May 15, 2024
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Ebonyi In a significant development, the Ebonyi State House of Assembly has sanctioned a budget of five hundred and eighteen million, two hundred and sixty thousand naira (N518,260,000) for the upcoming Local Government Area (LGA) elections. This approval underscores the State’s commitment to ensuring a smooth and credible electoral process.

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1. Naira Printing Scandal: Emefiele Pleads Not Guilty to EFCC’s Fresh Charges
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1. Naira Printing Scandal: Emefiele Pleads Not Guilty to EFCC’s Fresh Charges

May 15, 2024
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Emefiele The former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has recently found himself in the crosshairs of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). He stands accused of unlawfully printing Naira notes amounting to N684 million and approving the withdrawal of about N124.8 billion from the

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1. EFCC Clarifies Position on Foreign Missions’ Financial Practices
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1. EFCC Clarifies Position on Foreign Missions’ Financial Practices

May 15, 2024
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EFCC The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has recently made it clear that it is not within its purview to ban or direct foreign missions on how they should manage their finances. This clarification comes in the wake of advisory statements issued by the EFCC to the Ministry of

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N615,000 Minimum Wage: Labour Expects Federal Government’s Counter Offer
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N615,000 Minimum Wage: Labour Expects Federal Government’s Counter Offer

May 14, 2024
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Minimum Wage As the debate around Nigeria’s minimum wage intensifies, the organised labour movement eagerly awaits the Federal Government’s response to their proposed N615,000 minimum wage. This proposal, set against the backdrop of rising living costs and economic challenges, aims to secure a fair wage for Nigerian workers. In today’s

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NIPSS, Ex-Minister’s Group Chart Course For Mining Sector Reform
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NIPSS, Ex-Minister’s Group Chart Course For Mining Sector Reform

April 26, 2024
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NIPSS Nigeria’s top think-tank, the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) and Bruit Costaud, an indigenous advisory and strategic communication organisation led by former information minister, Lai Mohammed, are putting together a high level summit towards resolving the challenges obstructing the optimal development of Nigeria’s mining industry. The two-day summit slated for

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Customs intercept over 6,000 explosives in Kebbi
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Customs intercept over 6,000 explosives in Kebbi

April 26, 2024
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Customs intercept over 6,000 The Kebbi Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has intercepted about 6,24o pieces of cap-sensitive dynamite explosives along the Yauri-Jega Road. The Area Comptroller of Customs, Iheanacho Ojike, said the dynamites were intercepted by the joint border patrol team of Customs, Army, police, Immigration and

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1.Udensi to Otti: Don’t mix your grat good works with falsehood  | The Guardian Nigeria News
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1.Udensi to Otti: Don’t mix your grat good works with falsehood  | The Guardian Nigeria News

April 24, 2024
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Udensi Governor Alex Otti of Abia State. Sir Chikwe Udensi, a security consultant with the International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL), has urged Abia State governor, Dr Alex Otti, not to mix his good works with some falsehood when passing information to the people. Udensi, a chieftain of the All Progressives

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N2 Trillion Constituency Project Fraud: ICPC’s Ineffectiveness Exposed
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N2 Trillion Constituency Project Fraud: ICPC’s Ineffectiveness Exposed

April 13, 2024
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ICPC’s Ineffectiveness Exposed In the wake of rampant corruption and misappropriation of funds earmarked for constituency projects in Nigeria, the failure of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to prosecute implicated individuals has come under intense scrutiny. Lack of Accountability: A Sobering Reality ICPC’s Ineffectiveness For

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