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The pursuit of ‘fiscal’ federalism

What is fiscal federalism? In economics, it is a subfield of public finance that studies the financial relations — revenue and expenditure — between the different levels of government in a federation.

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Computed tomography (CT) or computerised axial tomography (CAT) scan may increase the risk of brain tumour, a research has found.
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FAAC: Governors give conditions for resumption of revenue sharing

Governors of the 36 states have said the resumption of the sharing of revenue by the Federal, States and Local Governments by the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee meetings will only resume when the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation remits what is due to government coffers.
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President Buhari uged to probe alleged monetary inducement in Ekiti election

Civil Liberties Organization (CLO) in Anambra State has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to probe the alleged massive monetary inducement of voters by political parties, especially the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the last Saturday’s Ekiti State governorship election.

Governor Ortom’s planned exit not threat to APC – chieftain

Biodun Salami, the assistant publicity secretary of Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said that the exit of the Benue State governor, Mr. Samuel Ortom, was not a threat to the party.
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Juventus season tickets sell out after Cristiano Ronaldo arrival

Juventus have sold all their season tickets for the 2018-19 season following the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid.