President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has expressed sadness over the passing of Rt. Hon Umar Buba Jibrin, the Deputy Leader of the House of Representatives, who died in the early hours of Friday. In posts on his social media pages, Saraki said that Nigeria has lost another seasoned legislator and champion of […]
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House clears the air on NGO regulation Bill; Says Some NGOs collected funds for North East IDPs and disappeared; Churches, Mosques, Esusu, Market Women Associations not affected.
Religious bodies and organizations are NOT NGOs Our quasi financial institutions at local levels are NOT NGOs! These organizations have existed for centuries to serve businesses and commerce of our market women and traders. Now NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations) and CSOs (Civil Society Organizations) are voluntary organizations that are registered to partner Government at all levels […]
Nigerian Navy Confiscated Stolen Crude Oil & Diesel worth N420billion in 2016 – Admiral Ibas tells Reps.
Chief of the Naval Staff, (CNS) Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas yesterday disclosed that the Nigerian Navy confiscated crude oil and diesel worth about N420 billion in 2016. The CNS made the disclosure just as the Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on the Navy, Abdusamad Dasuki observed that an estimated N3 trillion ($10bn) was lost in […]
$470m CCTV contract award by Police Ministry didn’t follow due process – BPP The Bureau of Public Procurement, BPP, yesterday said that the award on $470 million by the late President Musa Yar’Adua administration for the procurement and installation of Close Circuit Television, CCTV, in Lagos and Abuja did not pass through due process. Director […]