Tag: states

Burna Boy’s “Ye” is Certified Gold in the United States!

Whoop Whoop! Congratulations are in order. Afrobeats superstar and Grammy award winner, Burna Boy‘s single “Ye” has received a...

United States Secretary of State, Antony Blinken says Nigeria’s current security are...

United States Secretary of State, Antony Blinken has said that Nigeria’s current security are “extraordinary”. Blinken said this during a virtual...

FG, states broke, another recession looms

“To know that which before us lies in daily life; is the prime wisdom” – John Milton, 1608-1674, VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, page...

CASH CRISIS: Tough survival choices confront states —Experts

Nigerian Flag…Govs should explore AfCFTA platform, SMEs, rationalise cost, prune workforce’By Peter Egwuatu, Assistant Business Editor, Nkiru Nnorom, Tunde Oso & Nnamdi OjiegoFollowing...

Wike urges FG to allow states develop their minerals, pay royalty

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, on Monday, urged the Federal Government to allowed states to develop and operate their respective minerals and...

Gov. Wike urges FG to allow states develop their minerals, pay...

WikeGovernor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, on Monday urged the Federal Government to allowed states to develop and operate their respective minerals and...

DSO to boost states’ IGR — Lai Mohammed – NEWS AGENCY...

By Rotimi Ijikanmi The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the Digital Switch Over (DSO) will help to boost the...

DSO to boost states’ IGR — Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the Digital Switch Over (DSO) will help to boost the Internally Generated Revenue...

IGR: Lagos tops other states with N418.99bn in 2020

Lagos State topped other states of the federation, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in 2020, realising a...

NYSC To Consider Deploying Corps Members To Ghana, Other West African...

The National Youth Service Corps may consider deploying corps members to the 16 member states of the Economic Community of West African States Corps,...

States, FCT generate N1.31trn as IGR in 2020 ― NBS

The 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N1.31 trillion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in 2020 compared to N1.33 trillion...

JUSUN strike: What FG, States must do — SANs

By Henry Ojelu & Onozure DaniaAs the strike action embarked on by Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria, JUSUN, to demand financial autonomy for...

Germany’s Spahn tells states to toughen COVID restrictions quickly

German Health Minister Jens Spahn urged the country’s 16 federal states to impose tougher restrictions quickly to try to slow the spread of the...

Border extortion, major challenge within ECOWAS member states -Tunis

By Victoria OjemeSpeaker of the ECOWAS Parliament, Sidie Tunis has disclosed that border extortion has been a challenge within member states.Tunis made this...

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...

France votes 3.5 billion Euros for African SMEs, to finance Nigerian...

The French Government is opening the “Choose Africa” conference on President Emmanuel Macron’s 3.5 billion Euros initiative to support start-ups and Small and...

Germany, United States call on Russia to pull back troops from...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. President Joe Biden called on Russia to pull back troops from the Ukrainian border to de-escalate the situation...