Restructuring: The 8th Assembly Failed Nigerians – Senator Adeyeye

The Senator representing Osun Central in the National Assembly, Senator Olusola Adeyeye, has blamed the Parliament for failing to address the issue of restructuring. The lawmaker lamented the fact that the outgoing Eight Assembly could not effectively vote in support of taking the nation on the path of true federalism. “It’s a failure on the […]

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Ex-NAPPS Boss denies misappropriating Association funds

The immediate Past President of the National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools (NAPPS) Ogun State Chapter, Prince Adesanya Oduala has denied the allegation of financial impropriety during his tenure, calling on the publisher of the story to substantiate his claims. Prince Oduala has also vowed to institute a legal action against those peddling the […]

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Nigeria’s debt servicing hits $398.7m in 4 months

The Federal Government of Nigeria has spent not less than $398.7 million on Debt Services/Payments between January and April 2019, data obtained from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) official website has revealed. The data, however, did not specifically mention if the debt services/payment were used to service Treasury Bills, Bond and or Eurobond. But […]

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Group urges EFCC to investigate six years of unpaid SIWES stipend

The Progressive Students Movement, a pan-Africa socialist movement, has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate alleged six years of unpaid Students Industrial Work Scheme stipends. The President of PSM in Nigeria, Bestman Okereafor, made the call in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Enugu on Sunday. Okereafor […]

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NUJ to reactivate insurance policy for members — National President

The Nigerian Union of Journalists says it is studying its insurance policy with the view to reactivating the process and making it more useful to its members. The National President of NUJ, Chris Isiguzo, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Cross River State. Isiguzo noted that the […]

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Uneasy Calm At UNILAG As Report Indicts Varsity’s Principal Officers

As the two-day meeting called by the Governing Council of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, begins today, uneasy calm appears to be the situation over the fate of some serving and ex-officials of the university indicted of misconduct in a report by a sub-committee. Alleged to have been indicted by the report of the […]

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Paris Club fund: Amosun, consultant set for legal battle over $11.7m

Consultant to the Ogun State Government on External Debt Reconciliation, Bond Investment and Holdings Limited has threatened to drag the state government to court if its cummulated consultancy fee running to $11,740,362.00 is not paid within the next seven days. Efforts to get reactions from the state government was unsuccessful as the Commissioner for Finance, […]

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