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The National Economic Council (NEC) comprising the federating states and government at the centre on Thursday raised the alarm that revenue generating agencies shortchanged the government of N526 billion and $21 billion amounting to N8.13 trillion between 2010 and 2015.
The National Economic Council (NEC) presided over on Thursday by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the final report on the forensic audit of revenue accruals by revenue generating agencies confirmed massive under-remittances to the Federation Account to the tune of N8.1 trillion.
The national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has inaugurated a contact committee for the purpose of aligning with other political parties ahead of the 2019 general elections.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has advised newly wedded couples to always imbibe the teachings and lessons of almighty God in their marital life to enable them have peace and joyful married life.
Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, has pledged continued support to ex-Boko Haram members trainees after they completed their rehabilitation just as he promised to upgrade the skill acquisition centre in the state.
Gombe State Governor Ibrahim Hassan DanKwambo has replied his former aide, Bello Usman Kumo, who recently announced his decampment from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) describing it as most unfortunate and a betrayal of trust.
It was gathered that the intense lobby resulted in certain underground meetings by Gombe State governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, with governors of the North-East and politicians from the geopolitical zone in the remote Yankari Games Reserve in Bauchi, recently.
Ex-SGF Babachir Lawal’s arrest not unconnected to ex-President Obasanjo’s letter – Governor Dankwambo
Gombe State Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo has queried the recent arrest of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
Gombe State Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo has declared that there is no any political rift between the former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, and himself towards the aspirations for the 2019 presidency under the umbrella of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party as is being widely insinuated.
Fiery Roman Catholic preacher and Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministries Enugu (AMEN), Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has warned President Muhammadu Buhari to change, or else Nigerians will change him in 2019.
The federal government yesterday said it would stop giving budget support loan to states that fail to comply with the conditions agreed under the fiscal responsibility plan.
The National Economic Council, on Thursday, asked the Federal Government to withdraw $1bn from the $2.3bn currently in the Excess Crude Account and use it to fight insurgency in the North-East.
The Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), Professor Abubakar Rasheed, has condemned proliferation of universities in Nigeria without proper funding.
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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday challenged Nigerian youths to brace up to the present day challenges in Nigeria, reminding them that the country’s “destiny is now more than ever before in your hands either to make or mar.”
Oil price rose sharply yesterday after the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) agreed a modest increase in oil production from next July.
The Campaign office of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, sole candidate for national chairmanship position of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was a beehive of activities on Friday as delegates from the states who arrived Abuja for the party’s National Convention besieged his office located in Aso Drive area to felicitate with him.
Two men, Ayo Tayo, 33, and Chidozie Innocent, 20, have been arrested in Lagos for engaging a 13-year old girl in marathon sex and watching themselves in action.
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state has assured riverine communities that they would enjoy special attention during his tenure, saying he would want to be remembered as a governor in the state who gave adequate attention to riverine communities.
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles on their 2-0 victory Friday over the national team of Iceland in their second match at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has faulted former President Olusegun Obasanjo over the letter he wrote to Buhari advising him not to seek re-election in 2019.
Lionel Messi's World Cup dream was left hanging by a thread as Croatia powered into the last 16 with a 3-0 rout of Argentina here Thursday.
Former Nigeria forward Peter Osaze Odemwingie has said the performance of the Super Eagles against Croatia was disappointing and poor.
Australia coach Bert van Marwijk hit out at Uruguayan referee Andres Cunha following the 2-1 World Cup defeat to France on Saturday that saw VAR used for the first time.