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Enugu to spend N42.8 billion on infrastructure in 2018

The Enugu State Government says it will spend N42.8 billion as capital expenditure in the state’s 2018 budget to improve infrastructure and amenities.

Enugu govt to use e-payment to achieve N2 billion monthly IGR target

The Enugu State Government says it will use e-payment platforms to achieve its Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) target of N2 billion monthly for 2018.

Dapo Kolawole tackles Governor Fayose on award of contracts, seeks EFCC investigation

The former Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development in Ekiti State, Mr. Dapo Kolawole, has accused the state governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, of fraudulently rewarding contracts already awarded under the immediate past administration of Dr. Kayode Fayemi.

Governor Fayose’s kangaroo panel recommendations laughable – Kayode Fayemi

Former Governor of Ekiti State and Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has reacted to a White Paper recommendation of the Judicial Commission of Enquiry to bar him from holding public offices in Ekiti State and other parts of Nigeria for 10 years.

Ebonyi to drag federal agencies to court over tax evasion

The Ebonyi State Government has threatened to drag some Federal Government establishments operating in the state to court over alleged tax evasion and failure to make remittances due to the state.

Ebonyi govt pays 30% arrears to pensioners

The Ebonyi State Government has confirmed the payment of 30 per cent of pension arrears to state pensioners who are demanding 100 per cent payment.

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