The Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has sought the separation of the office of Accountant-General of the Federation from the Accountant-General of the Federal Government.
The chairman of the commission, Elias Mbam, said this during its budget defence before the House Committee on Finance on Wednesday
Nigeria is the African country importing the most used vehicles from the United States, and the third in the world, a new report has shown.
The report, by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), said Nigeria ranks just below the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Mexico.
According to UNEP,
Joe Biden, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. President, has launched an official transition website.
The move comes as votes are still being counted in many states and the presidential race still undecided.
On the Buildbackbetter.com website is a short statement that reiterates Biden’s earlier assertion that it is the
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected alleged moves to regulate social media in Nigeria.
The party in a statement issued by its national Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja, on Wednesday, described it as unconstitutional, anti-people and attempt to silence Nigeria.
Mr Ologbondiyan said that the
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum, SMBLF, has criticized the recent meeting of northern governors, Emirs, Chiefs, and Arewa leaders in topmost positions.
The forum spoke in a communique, after an emergency meeting held in Abuja signed by Chief EK Clark (PANDEF Leader), AVM Idongesit
International observers have declared their position on the Tuesday’s presidential election in the United States of America, countering President Donald Trump’s claim of electoral fraud.
President’s Trump’s campaign had yesterday declared that he will demand recount of votes in Wisconsin, and will “immediately do so”.
On Wednesday, the daily budget defence in the National Assembly continued with usual revelations and drama.
In the House of Representatives, the Committees on Finance, Electoral matters and Power had a schedule as different Ministries, Departments and Agencies defended their budget estimates.
Committee on Electoral matters infighting:
The Minister for Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige has revealed that the federal government is unable to conceed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) request of N110billion revitalization funds due to COVID19.
He noted that FG is instead willing to release N30billion.
He revealed that
A mob on Monday lynched the driver of a water truck and his assistant after their vehicle crushed five school children to death in Ebonyi State.
The police said the incident happened in Oshiri in Onicha Local Government Area of the state.
“On Monday through a distress call,