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Our PPP Initiative Yielding Results, Says Ogun State Gov.
Our PPP Initiative Yielding Results, Say...

Our PPP Initiative Yielding Results, Says Ogun State Gov.

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun on Tuesday reiterated that his government Public Private Partnership initiative is already yielding results as large number of investors have  started trooping to the State to explore business opportunities. The State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, made... read more »

Nigeria’s Impending Debt Default: A looming African Disaster
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Nigeria’s Impending Debt Default: A looming African Disaster

In 2018, a BusinessDay editorial sounded the alarm about the prodigious growth of Nigeria’s debt profile at a time when government revenues were either flat or shrinking. In a response very typical of the present administration, the Debt Management Office fired off a dismissive rejoinder... read more »

Development: Reps Member Harps on Payment of Tax
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Development: Reps Member Harps on Payment of Tax

A member, House of Representatives, Hon. Jide Jimoh on Wednesday called on the corporate organizations, business groups and Nigerians to pay tax for the development of the Local governments in the country. Jimoh, representing Lagos Mainland Federal Constituency made the call in Lagos during Yaba... read more »

We'll Partner with EFCC to Recover Looted Funds in Kwara: AbdulRazaq
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We’ll Partner with EFCC to Recover Looted Funds in Kwara: AbdulRazaq

…. Laments diversion of N2bn SME funds Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday said his administration would partner with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to combat graft, including recovering funds looted from the state treasury. AbdulRazaq said corruption... read more »

We are Looking at the Possibility of Starting the Kwara Version of Trader-Moni - AbdulRazaq
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We are Looking at the Possibility of Starting the Kwara Version of Trader-M...

The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has affirmed his position to understudy the TraderMoni programme of the Federal Government to extend soft loans to traders in Kwara version to reduce mass poverty. This contained in a statement by his spokesman, Rafiu Ajakaye while the... read more »

Nigeria: Investigate Pre-shipment Inspection Cancellation Order, Groups Urges Lawan

Nigeria: Investigate Pre-shipment Inspection Cancellation Order, Groups Urges Lawan

A group, Social Integrity Network (SIN) on Tuesday urged the Senate President,  Dr.  Ahmad Lawan to urgently investigate the pre-shipment inspection which was cancelled by the Nigeria... read more »

Kwara State: Gov. AbdulRazaq Pledges Support for SME Growth

Kwara State: Gov. AbdulRazaq Pledges Support for SME Growth

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Thursday pledged adequate support for the growth of small and medium scale enterprises, saying their success is key for socioeconomic... read more »

Nigeria: EFCC, Lottery Commission to Partner on Intelligence Gathering

Nigeria: EFCC, Lottery Commission to Partner on Intelligence Gathering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and National Lottery Regulatory Commission, NLRC, has resolved a collaboration towards the achievement of their respective... read more »

Nigeria: Pension Fund Administrators Exploiting Pensioners

Nigeria: Pension Fund Administrators Exploiting Pensioners

Nigerian workers have been faced with different challenges over the years. All of these challenges hinge around government’s insensitivity to their plight. We have heard stories of... read more »

World Youth Skills Day: FG Tasked To Include Skill Acquisition in School Curriculum

World Youth Skills Day: FG Tasked To Include Skill Acquisition in...

In a bid to encourage entrepreneurship and improve country’s economy, the federal and state governments have been urged to accommodate skills acquisition in the school curriculum. Mrs Alaba... read more »