The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC and some Civil Society Organizations have appealed to the Federal Government to delay the disbursement of the N649bn Paris Club refund to states until after the inauguration of incoming governors on May 29.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has dispelled reports that the Governor of the Bank, Godwin Emiefele and some Deputy Governors were instrumental to the discrepancies in the bank’s financial accounts. The clarification followed the publication of an audio recording published by an online newspaper, Saharareporters.
Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday, 8th May 2019 approved the sum of N970.2 million for the provision of residential accommodation and procurement of some equipment for the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS). Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, made the disclosure during a briefing shortly after the weekly FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.
It was all smiles for holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) in the Ministry of Interior as the Federal Government today abolished the dichotomy between holders of Bachelor's Degree and those with HND. The agencies affected are the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, Nigeria Immigration Service, Nigeria Prisons Service and the Federal Fire Service.
A Chinese company, Kwo Chief Investment Limited, located at Obimo in Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State has been sealed off by The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency, NESREA over illegal production and exportation of charcoal in Nigeria, Daily Trust reported.