Show Proof of Payment of Govt Bailout Refund, LG Retirees Tell Cross River Govt

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Over 6000 pensioners from the local and state governments in Cross River State have denied receiving a dime from the Federal Government bailout /Paris Club refund, which the state has so far received three times.

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Over 6000 pensioners from the local and state governments in Cross River State have denied receiving a dime from the Federal Government bailout /Paris Club refund, which the state has so far received three times.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adesina – There Must Be Accountability in Infrastructure Spending

[This Day] President of the African Development Bank, Mr. Akinwumi Adesina spoke with journalists on the bank’s investment strategies, as well as the huge infrastructure deficit in Nigeria and Africa as a whole. Nume Ekeghe presents the excerpts:

[This Day] President of the African Development Bank, Mr. Akinwumi Adesina spoke with journalists on the bank's investment strategies, as well as the huge infrastructure deficit in Nigeria and Africa as a whole. Nume Ekeghe presents the excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Restates Govt’s Commitment to Implementation of ERGP

[This Day] The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okey Enelamah, on Friday restated the federal government’s commitment to the effective implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) so as to boost foreign direct investmen…

[This Day] The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okey Enelamah, on Friday restated the federal government's commitment to the effective implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) so as to boost foreign direct investment (FDI) and create employment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt, States to Spend 53 Percent of N17.5 Trillion Budgets On Salaries

[Daily Trust] More than half of the N17.5 trillion total budgets of federal and state governments will be spent on salaries and overheads this year, according to Daily Trust investigations.

[Daily Trust] More than half of the N17.5 trillion total budgets of federal and state governments will be spent on salaries and overheads this year, according to Daily Trust investigations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Huge Debt Service Cost in Nigeria, Others, Worries Moody’s

[This Day] The elevated public debt-service cost in Nigeria and some other countries in Africa calls for concern, Moody’s Investors Service stated in a report at the weekend.

[This Day] The elevated public debt-service cost in Nigeria and some other countries in Africa calls for concern, Moody's Investors Service stated in a report at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cape Town Water Crisis – Provincial Premier to Meet National Disaster Team

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille will meet with the National Disaster Management team and other authorities on Monday to discuss the impending water crisis.

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille will meet with the National Disaster Management team and other authorities on Monday to discuss the impending water crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa