Tag: fund

Emmanuel Onwubiko: Paris fund: When Governor chose lawlessness

Writing about the widening spectre of terrorism in Northern Nigeria and much of Nigeria reminded me of a beautiful television programme with a catchy title that says: The Rich Also…

Aviation: Reps to investigate disbursement of COVID-19 intervention fund

The House of Representatives, on Monday, resolved to investigate complaints by airline operators and other stakeholders on the handling of the COVID-19 intervention fund by the Ministry of Aviation. Rep….

Mothers Express Joy As Enugu State Enrols Into Basic Health Care Provision Fund

Some mothers in Enugu State, Thursday, expressed joy over the enrolment of the state into the Basic Healthcare Provision Fund. According to them, with good management of the scheme, residents…

Bill seeking establishment of support fund for families of fallen servicemen passes second reading

The Bill for an Act to establish the families of fallen servicemen support fund and other related matters, being sponsored by Senator Abba Moro (Benue South), passed second reading on…

‘Don’t divert loot to fund projects outside Delta’

By Raymond Mordi, Deputy Political Editor   A non-governmental organisation, the Nigeria Voters Assembly has condemned the statement by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mallam Abubakar…

How We Plan To Raise $1.4bn To Fund Nigeria’s First Ammonia Plant In Akwa Ibom- NSIA

The Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority has said that there is no cause for alarm on how it will raise the $1.4bn needed to fund the country’s first ammonia and diammonium…

Zenith Carex blacklisted by Global Fund over alleged $3 million fraud

A Nigerian firm, Zenith Carex, has been blacklisted by Global Fund for an alleged $3 million fraud. Zenix was accused of systematically inflating invoices for the distribution of health commodities…

$1bn missing arms fund: Group begs Buhari to direct EFCC/ICPC for immediate probe

From Romanus Ugwu, Abuja A group, Patriots for the Advancement of Peace and Social Development (PAPSD) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately direct the Economic and Financial Crimes…

N1b security fund: Investigate Buratai, ex-Service Chiefs now, Arewa youths task Buhari

From Desmond Mgboh, Kano The Chairman, Board of Trustees, Coalition of Arewa Youths, Nastura Ashir Shariff has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately investigate the whereabouts of the security funds…

Akpabio lacks morality to accuse South-South Govs of mismanaging fund – Wike

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has taken a swipe at the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, for accusing governors in the region of mismanagement of…

UBEC’s un-accessed fund hits over N41bn –Bobboyi

The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBE) has said ver N41,06 UBEC matching grants is lying unaccessed despite the poor state of many primary schools across the country. Its Executive Secretary, …

Medical Practitioners Visit Odili Ahead Of Association’s 100Yrs Anniversary, Target N10bn Healthcare Fund

Peter Odili receives AGPMPN members in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Former Rivers State governor, Peter Odili, recently played host to medical practitioners under the aegis of Association of General and…

Inflation will not affect returns, say Fund operators

By Omobola Tolu-Kusimo Pension Pension Fund Operators Association of Nigeria (PenOp) has assured that inflation will not affect the returns of contributions of workers who are under the Contributory Pension…

Lady called out for allegedly receiving fund from different men for 1 child

Video vixen, Lyn Magodo a.k.a Lady Storm has been called out for allegedly receiving child upkeep fund from different men. Reports gathered that the video vixen allegedly collected money from…

◦ Senate To Grill Accountant General of the Federation Over N528 Billion NNPC Fund

National assembly complex Abuja The Senate would on Wednesday interrogate the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation (OAGF) over N528 billion differential in Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)…