SERAP To States: Release Names Of Ex-Governors, Officials Receiving Pensions

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), on Monday, issued a 7-day ultimatum to the 36 states in the country to disclose names of ex-governors, officials receiving pensions. In the letter signed by SERAP deputy director, Kolawole Oluwadare, the organization said that public officials should not encourage, sustain, or implement jumbo pension laws that show anContinue reading “SERAP To States: Release Names Of Ex-Governors, Officials Receiving Pensions”

Pay Me 10 million Naira Monthly – Yari to Successor

Former governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, has called on his successor, Bello Matawalle, to pay his outstanding allowance and pension. The ex-governor, in a letter seen on Monday and dated October 17 which was addressed to Mr Matawalle, said he was entitled to N10 million monthly as upkeep allowance, but that he has onlyContinue reading “Pay Me 10 million Naira Monthly – Yari to Successor”

NEWS IN A FLASH – We Want To Concentrate On Completing Ongoing Road Project – Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), has restated that the Federal Government, through the Ministry, was focusing on the completion of ongoing road projects in the country as recommended by President Muhammadu Buhari in his Budget Speech at the National Assembly. Fashola, who was reacting to a story attributed to the Chairman,Continue reading “NEWS IN A FLASH – We Want To Concentrate On Completing Ongoing Road Project – Fashola”

Between Fashola And The Reality

The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN, insisted on Wednesday that Nigerian roads were not that bad as often portrayed. Speaking shortly after the Federal Executive Council meeting, he said reports on the poor state of the country’s roads were mere hypes. The roads are not as bad as they are oftenContinue reading “Between Fashola And The Reality”