The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied report that the leadership of the Commission diverted N702 million monthly salary of new staff. In a statement issued in Abuja yesterday EFCC spokesman Wilson Uwujaren explained that the report among others alleged that the Commission failed to pay the entitlements of Cadet Officers who recently...
The umbrella body for herdsmen in Nigeria, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, has warned critics to stop calling them terrorists because they have not breached any section of Nigeria’s constitution. Spokesperson of the breeders association, Ismaila Ibrahim Ribeji, said unlike the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) that was proscribed and declared a terrorist organisation by...
The National Chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, is leading members of his party to Abekuota, Ogun State to meet with former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The meeting with the former President is billed to hold at his residence on Saturday morning and all the members of the National Working Committee of the...
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has raked in N2.529 trillion from various taxes from January to June 2018. The amount shows that the Service had realized 75% of its total target for the year, which is an improvement over what was realized at the corresponding period in 2017. A report on the...
Determined to weed out ghost workers and curtail excesses in personnel costs, the Federal Government of Nigeria, will on Monday, July 16, commence screening of about 330, 820 civil servants. Head, Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, who addressed newsmen on Friday, in Abuja, on the development, warned that any staff who failed...