Aliko Dangote, Africa’s Richest Man, Writes For YouWiN!Connect

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s Richest Man Africa’s richest man and President/Chief  Executive Officer (CEO) of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, will write an article in the next edition of YouWiN!Connect, which will be published in five newspapers. The article, which will focus on “Starting Small”, will be published in PUNCH and Vanguard on Sunday; and in…

We Won’t Accept Excuses For Non-Payment Of Pensions ~ Dogara 

Dogara Urges Executives On Payment Of Pensions Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has urged the executive to ensure that all backlog of pension payments are made promptly, adding that no excuse will be accepted for failure to do so. Dogara gave this charge on Thursday after the minister of Finance, Kemi…

Senate asks Minister of Finance to release outstanding N15 bn for Amnesty Programme

The Senate on Thursday asked the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun to release outstanding N15 billion in the 2016 budgetary allocation to the Presidential Amnesty Programme. The Upper Chamber also mandated its Committee on Niger Delta to investigate the circumstances leading to funding constraints of the programme, with a view to avoiding reoccurrence. The committee……

S Africa opposition asks court to cancel removal of finance minister

South Africa’s largest opposition party has filed a court application against President Jacob Zuma’s decision to fire finance minister Pravin Gordhan. The Democratic Alliance (DA) described the sacking of Gordhan as a big blow to the economy. DA asked the North Gauteng High Court to cancel the decision “on the grounds that it was irrational,……

Minister of Finance Adeosun Clarifies on Paris Club Refunds To State Government

Festus Akanbi, Abuja: The Minister of Finance has deemed it necessary to address the issue of Paris Club Refunds and wishes to assure the public that the Federal Government has consistently complied with all extant rules and regulations in the disbursement of the Paris Club refunds to State Governments. The Federal Government’s disbursement process is…

Finance Minister Intervenes In NAICOM/PENCOM Dispute Over Annuity Assets

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has intervened and brokered a resolution to the dispute between the National Pension Commission (PenCom) and the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) over a circular issued by PenCom directing life insurance companies to transfer their annuity asset holdings to Pension Fund Custodians (PFCs). This was disclosed in a press…

Ex-Minister suggests ways out of economic recession

A former Minister of Finance, Dr Kalu Idika Kalu, says Nigeria can resolve its current economic recession challenges if its leadership goes back to the basics in resources management. Kalu gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Lagos. He further said the country could pull out of……

TSA, a success story, FG to expand coverage in 2017- Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun has described the Treasury Single Account (TSA) policy as a success story, saying the Federal Government is determined to expand it to more agencies in 2017. According to a statement by the Special Adviser, Media, Mr Festus Akanbi on Tuesday in Abuja, she said this at the opening……

Copy of Chanji Banza! Chanji Wahala – Mockery on Jos streets as PDP celebrates faithfuls. Onnoghen’s job as CJN hangs in the balance. Not Santa – workers deprived of salaries by states despite Christmas spirit. We’ll make tanker drivers sleep through the night – FRSC boss. For not paying December salary by December 20, a cleaner kills boss. Robbers steal police van, kills policeman. Police man kills driver for not giving bribe again on ‘return leg’ journey. Ekiti 2018: the battle begins. ‘Asiwaju of Igbo’ title in Akure. Nigeria membership in Islamic organizations: we will no longer pretend all is well with Nigeria – CAN.

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Copy of CNPP asks Senate to scrap EFCC, says it’s a den of corruption. Pay What You Owe Varsities From Paris Club Refund, ASUU Tells Governors. Judge Orders Ibori’s Immediate Release from UK Prison. Naira sinks to 490/$. Anglican Church names Nigerian bishop, the first African in 2 decades. Assembly re-introduces bill to impose levy on road users.

Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot, Premium Times, Sun Newspaper, PM News, Leadership newspaper, The Herald,…

CNPP asks Senate to scrap EFCC, says it’s a den of corruption. Pay What You Owe Varsities From Paris Club Refund, ASUU Tells Governors. Judge Orders Ibori’s Immediate Release from UK Prison. Naira sinks to 490/$. Anglican Church names Nigerian bishop, the first African in 2 decades. Assembly re-introduces bill to impose levy on road users.

Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot, Premium Times, Sun Newspaper, PM News, Leadership newspaper, The Herald,…