Prof. Kemebradikumo Pondei, acting Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), revealed on Tuesday that the commission’s 2019 budget was inflated with over 500 non-existing projects. Pondei made the disclosure on Tuesday while addressing newsmen in Port Harcourt, Rivers State while making clarifications on allegations of corruption levelled against the Interim Management Committee (IMC). TheContinue reading “NDDC Budget padded with over 500 fake projects, NASS trying to frustrate forensic audit – Pondei”
A meeting of the National Economic Council has started in Abuja. Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, is presiding over the session attended by state governors. The meeting started around 11.06am at the Presidential Villa. It is the last NEC for 2019. The session is ongoing.
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party in Edo state has suspended its National Leader, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, over his role in the political crisis currently plaguing the state. This was after party chairmen across the eighteen (18) local governments in the South-South state passed a vote of no confidence on Mr Oshiomhole, according toContinue reading “Edo APC Suspends Her National Leader For Party Crisis”
One month after Cameroon’s hyped Grand National Dialogue, the prospect of peace in the country’s Anglophone regions is still distant. President Paul Biya called for national dialogue, and his government organised talks that took place from September 30 to October 4, leading to the adoption of dozens of recommendations to restore peace. The five daysContinue reading “Has The National Dialogue Helped Solve Crisis?”
The Presidency will be splurging the sums of N66,669,945 on rent and N45,678,55 on fuelling generators and plant, the proposed 2020 budget has shown. Exactly N132,199,558 will be spent on fuels and lubricants for the State House with N67,950,392 going into fuelling of vehicles, according to a meticulous breakdown of the budget presented to theContinue reading “2020 BUDGET: Presidency To Spend N66.6bn On Rent, N45bn On Fuel Generators…”
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has said that members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) will enjoy the new minimum wage/allowance. He made the disclosure on Wednesday evening via his Twitter handle. He said details of the new allowance would be provided by the NYSC Director General, Brig. Gen. ShuaibuContinue reading “BREAKING: NYSC Members To Enjoy New Minimum Wage.”