Tag: funds

How we spent COVID-19 funds so far- FG

Prince Clem Agba, Minister of State, Ministry of Budget and National Planning, on Thursday gave a breakdown of the COVID-19 expenditure in the...

TETFUND wants institutions in Northeast to access funds

Prof. Sulaiman Bogoro, the Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND), has urged tertiary and research institutions in the Northeast to step up...

FG approves intervention funds for FRSC

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved intervention funds for the renewal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) fleets and formations damaged during the...

JUSUN insists Judiciary funds must be deducted directly from source by...

Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria, JUSUNThe Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) on Thursday insisted that each state must implement its self-accounting law...

“Only 10% of over N2 trillion COVID19 funds have been accounted...

Only 10% of the over N2 trillion COVID grants Nigeria received have been accounted for, BudgIT, a civic-tech organisation leading the advocacy for...

Cathie Wood’s Ark funds bought $246 million Coinbase shares

Cathie Wood’s Ark funds bought $246 million worth of Coinbase shares on the cryptocurrency exchange’s Nasdaq debut on Wednesday, according to the firm’s daily...

UBEC decries slow pace of accessing N41bn funds by states

The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) has disclosed that about N41.06 billion matching grant has remained unaccessed by the 36 states and Federal...

Japan state-backed funds consider offer for Toshiba: report

Japan Investment Corp (JIC) and Norinchukin Bank are considering buying Toshiba Corp, the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun reported on Thursday, a Japan-led bid which...

Invite Buratai, others to account for looted arms’ funds — COAS

By Tordue Salem, AbujaThe Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, has told the House of Representatives Ad Hoc Committee investigating the...

[Updated] Misappropriation of funds: Surulere LGA councillors suspend chairman

…Seek Lagos Assembly’s nod for impeachmentBy Gabriel OlawaleThe Legislative Arm of Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos State has suspended the council...

[Breaking] Misappropriation of funds: Surulere LGA boils as councillors impeach chairman

By Olasunkanmi AkoniThe Legislative Arm of the Suruler Local Government has impeached the elected chairman, Tajudeen Ajide.The legislative arm carried out the impeachment...

Actress, Foluke Daramola dragged for allegedly diverting funds meant for veteran...

Nollywood actress, Foluke Daramola has been dragged for allegedly diverting funds that were meant for veteran Nollywood stars to her own pocket.

Edo threatens to end Sports Festival over lack of funds

Sunday DareThe Local Organising Committee has threatened to shut down the National Sports Festival over the failure of the Federal Government to release...

N148bn education budget: Sanwo-Olu approves funds for jobs initiative for ’varsity...

Governor Babajide Sanwo-OluBy Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the funding for the 2021 job initiative skills designed for final...

SERAP Sues Buhari Over “Missing ₦3.8 Billion Health Funds”

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari over “his failure to probe allegations that N3,836,685,213.13 of public...

NSA Babagana Monguno denies saying arms procurement funds went missing under...

Babagana Monguno, the National Security Adviser (NSA), has denied saying funds appropriated for the purchase of arms went missing under the leadership of the...

Nigerians drag feminist group over alleged looting of ENDSARS donation funds

Some social media users have accused the Feminist Coalition (FemCo) of withdrawing N23m worth of bitcoin donated for #EndSARS protest and transferring it to...

Man who dropped out of school in England due to lack...

A man who dropped out of school in England due to lack of funds and returned to Nigeria, has graduated from a Nigerian University...