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Press Release: NEITI Board Reviews Strategy, moves to set new agenda on Resource Governance

The newly appointed Board of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative says its major priority is to develop policies and strategies that would translate the principles of the global Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative implementation in Nigeria into visible impacts in the lives of the citizens. The visible impacts include ensuring that revenues from oil, gas and mining result in poverty ...

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[Video] Is this a reminder or what? Buhari’s reaction on Subsidy

This video is showing PMB’s comment on subsidy has been on social media for a while. Obviously posted by pro-jonathan caucus. Although I’m yet to decipher the message in it whether to criticise the current administration or…… Watch and tell me what you feel. BUHARI IS A FRAUD! Don't look at me, I didn't say it. Buhari said so himself.[WATCH] ...

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PRESS RELEASE: Fatma Samoura visits Maiduguri, appeals to the international community to support Borno State in responding to the humanitarian crisis.

Maiduguri, 1 April 2016 – “The situation in Maiduguri is critical, there is need for all development and humanitarian actors to scale up their support to complement efforts by the government in Borno State.” Said Fatma Samoura, UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator who is also UNDP Resident Representative, at the end of her first mission to the North East of ...

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Full List Of 2016 Budgets For Nigeria States And Allocated Revenue

Here is full breakdown of the recently passed budget by the Federal Government of Nigeria. The full list of the budgets of Nigeria states for the year 2016 are stated below 1. Abia State – 96.7 billion 2. Adamawa State – 100.89 billion 3. Akwa Ibom State – 426 billion 4. Anambra State – 101.4 billion 5. Bauchi State – 102 ...

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PHIL ROBERTS, SAMSONG, ASU EKIYE COMMISIONED NEW ORPHANAGE IN #ABUJA

Top Gospel acts and other celebrities in Abuja such as Phil Roberts, Samsong, Asu Ekiye, Paul Play Dairo, Comedian CRISNOW and Dotun Roy all came out on Thursday, 24 March to commission Shining Stars Orphanage in Abuja. According to Phil Roberts, the initiator of this new orphanage project and Convener of forthcoming NOW CONCERT in Abuja , ” Being a gospel ...

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Press Release: Parliament of Sierra Leone Inaugurates Youth Caucus

The Parliament of Sierra Leone has inaugurated the Young Members of Parliament Caucus (Young MPs Caucus) as part of its efforts to increase the quantitative and qualitative participation of young people in the parliament. The inauguration of the youth caucus is an affirmation of the parliament’s commitment in addressing the issue of youth underrepresentation and low citizens participation in parliamentary ...

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Bauchi Dep Gov tasks journalists on information dissemination

The Deputy Governor of Bauchi State Engr Nuhu Gidado, has asked journalists to help in disseminating the State Gov­ernment’s policies and assist in the on-going fight against corruption. Speaking at the opening cer­emony of the Correspondent’s Chapel Week sponsored by the Bauchi State Governor, Mo­hammed Abdullahi Abubakar at the Development Exchange Centre (DEC), in the state cap­ital, the deputy governor ...

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BUHARI Must focus on people, system and processes – EJ Alozie- Nwagboso

An interview with Ejikeme Alozie-Nwagboso. E.J is a proponent of youth’ participation in governance. He was also a 2015 House of Representatives contestant. He tweets via @enwagboso E.J presents his thoughts on the leadership style of the current administration and the way forward. Sir, thank you for joining us. Pleasure is mine sirs. Thank you for the opportunity. What Leadership skills ...

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Arms Deal Update: EFCC Recovers $1million Cash from Ex Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh’s House  

Sometimes when you read about all these ‘money’ recovered, you’ll find them difficult to believe, but they’re actually true. EFCC recovered a whopping cash of $1million from the house of immediate past chief of defence staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh. The money has been lodged as evidence. According to an exclusive report on The Punch, Nigerian’s anti-graft agency, the ...

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Africa Economic Summit is to boost Investment – Egypt’s President

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi opened on Saturday an economic summit attended by African leaders and businessmen that aims to boost trade and investment across the continent. More than 1,200 delegates including some heads of state will negotiate business agreements for the next two days at the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, to attract private sector investments in Africa. ...

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