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The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has commenced the partial commercialisation of four River Basin Development Authorities (RBDAs) in the country, including those of Niger-Delta, Sokoto-Rima, Ogun-Osun and Upper Niger.
Moves by Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) to get enlistment on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) received a boost on Monday as the company officially made an initial public offer for the sale of 406,074,000 shares with effect from Nov. 12.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Federal Government is implementing critical reforms and privatisation policies in key sectors of the economy to address the abysmal failure of public enterprises and halt the drain on the treasury
Amidst on-going controversy over Nigeria’s debt sustainability, the Director General of Bureau of Public Enterprises, BPE, Alex Okoh, has said that the fiscal policy will do better raising budgetary funding from privatization.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Monday urged the National Assembly to expeditiously pass eight privatisation sector reform Bills pending before it.
The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) is on the verge of carrying out an impact assessment exercise on select privatised enterprises under the reform and privatisation programme of the federal government, the Director General of the Bureau, Mr. Alex Okoh, has disclosed.
Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enyinna Enelamah, has said that the Federal Government is ready to provide indemnity to ensure that the re-concession of the Lagos International Trade Fair Complex (LITFC) is successful.
The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has announced December 31, 2019 as the final performance review date for 10 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in the country.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Bureau of Public Enterprises(BPE) have signed an agreement for the sale of the Federal Government’s 12.4 billion shares in Nigerian Security Printing and Minting company (NSPM) to CBN.
Nigeria expects to raise about N400 billion ($1.3 bn) via asset sales this year, part of which would help finance its record 2018 budget.
The Bureau of Public Enterprises, BPE, says it expects to raise N400 billion ($1.3 bln) from asset sales this year, part of which will help finance the 2018 budget.
The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) says the nation lost about $21 billion in revenue in the last 20 years to non-review of Production Sharing Contracts (PSCs).
The Bureau for Public Enterprises (BPE) says it will review Nigeria’s power sector privatisation process, to remove fundamental flaws hindering effective operations in the sector.
The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) and its predecessor, Technical Committee on Privatisation and Commercialisation (TCPC) have reformed over 140 public enterprises in 30 years.
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The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has urged Nigerians to refrain from paying lip-service to the fight against corruption, but rather, to become practical in their actions and attitude towards eradicating the menace from all segments of our country.
Mark Okoye, the Anambra State Commissioner for Planning and Budget, has said that the state government was targeting 90 percent budget implementation in next year’s financial year judging by the way the budget was structured to achieve economic development.
The Christian Association of Nigeria has advised Nigerians against voting for any desperate presidential candidate in 2019.
Young Progressives Party (YPP) has faulted the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari declining assent to the 2018 Amended Electoral bill, stating that it was an attempt to benefit from a flawed electoral system.
A Federal High Court in Ado-Ekiti on Monday dismissed the suit filed by a former governor of Ekiti State, Chief Segun Oni, challenging the eligibility of Governor Kayode Fayemi to contest the July 14 governorship election in the state.
Former Governor of Osun State and pioneer National Chairman of ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Adebisi Akande, has berated members of Academic Staff of Union of Universities (ASUU) over incessant strike actions, saying their actions was devaluing the quality of tertiary education across the nation.
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the nation that the results of the 2019 presidential election would be a reflection of the wish of the people.
Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says total of 128 persons died, while 2, 254 others were injured in 673 road crashes across Nigeria in September
The National Peace and Reconciliation Committee of the All Progressives Congress on Monday appealed to aggrieved aspirants and members of the party in Ekiti and Ondo states to embrace peace.
UK academic Matthew Hedges has accused investigators from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) of subjecting him to psychological torture, and forcing him to give a false confession that he is an agent of the British spy agency, MI6.