2018 Budget May Be Jerked Up to N10 Trn – Senate

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate said, yesterday, that from all available indications and economic indicators, the executive may not be able to implement more than 50 per cent of 2017 budget, and would jerk the 2018 budget to N10 trillion.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate said, yesterday, that from all available indications and economic indicators, the executive may not be able to implement more than 50 per cent of 2017 budget, and would jerk the 2018 budget to N10 trillion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

$25b NNPC Scam – Nigerians Can Now See the Hypocrisy in Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Fight – PDP

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the immediate investigation into the alleged breach of due process in the $25 billion contract award involving the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation…

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the immediate investigation into the alleged breach of due process in the $25 billion contract award involving the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fayose Splashes Car Gifts, Millions On Teachers

[Vanguard] THE Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, in Ekiti State, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to urgently charge the arrested Commissioner for Finance, Toyin Ojo, and Accountant General of the State, Mrs. Yemisi Owolabi…

[Vanguard] THE Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, in Ekiti State, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to urgently charge the arrested Commissioner for Finance, Toyin Ojo, and Accountant General of the State, Mrs. Yemisi Owolabi, to court if indeed it has anything against them.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Won’t Listen to You Alone, MPs Tell Chebukati

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Joint Select Committee on proposed amendments to election laws has barred the Chairperson of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) from making submissions in the absence of fellow Commissioners.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Joint Select Committee on proposed amendments to election laws has barred the Chairperson of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) from making submissions in the absence of fellow Commissioners.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Former Zisco Workers Get Outstanding Salaries

[New Zimbabwe] Former Zisco steel employees have started receiving part of the $38 million windfall availed by government as part of the outstanding salaries backdated to 2009, sources said.

[New Zimbabwe] Former Zisco steel employees have started receiving part of the $38 million windfall availed by government as part of the outstanding salaries backdated to 2009, sources said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

LSK Divided Over Probe Into Supreme Court Registrar

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Law Society of Kenya is divided over whether the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission has the right to investigate Supreme Court Registrar Esther Nyaiyaki.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Law Society of Kenya is divided over whether the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission has the right to investigate Supreme Court Registrar Esther Nyaiyaki.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

House Team Sends Chebukati Away

[Nation] Electoral commission Chairman Wafula Chebukati has been sent away from the public hearings on the election bills after he went to the meeting with the joint House committee alone.

[Nation] Electoral commission Chairman Wafula Chebukati has been sent away from the public hearings on the election bills after he went to the meeting with the joint House committee alone.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya