EFCC, SEC seal MoU to fight capital market fraudsters

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have sealed a relationship to fight fraud in Nigeria’s capital market. Both the EFCC and SEC this week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which will among others promote the efficient investigation and conclusion of all capital market cases as well…

PHOTOSCENE: EFCC, WFP sign MoU on IDPs

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with the World Food Programme, WFP, in respect of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) The Tuesday agreement is geared towards ensuring that all support deployed by WFP donors and the government of Nigeria reaches its beneficiaries without any threat of corruption. The…

Hope For IDPs AS EFCC Signs MoU with WFP

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has pledged the Commission’s support for the World Food Programme, WFP, towards ensuring that all support deployed by its donors and the government of Nigeria reaches its beneficiaries without any threat of corruption. Magu made the pledge on Tuesday, December 20,…

Nigeria, Morocco sign MoU on capital market regulation

Nigeria and Morocco have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on mutual cooperation in the regulation of their capital markets. Nigeria’s apex capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Morocco’s regulator, Autorite Marocaine Du Marche Des Capitaux (AMMC) signed the agreement on the sidelines of the Nigerian- Moroccan bilateral talks marked with the visit…

Northern Governors, General Electric sign MOU for 5 power plants

Northern Governors Chairman, Kashim Shettima The Northern States Governors’ Forum and the General Electric ‎International, on Monday, signed a memorandum of understanding for the construction of five solar plants that aim at generating 500 megawatts of electricity in some parts of Northern Nigeria. Borno State Governor and Chairman of the Northern States Governors ‘ Forum,…

United States Signs MOU to Support Primary Education in Sokoto State

The U.S. government, through the Agency for International Development (USAID), announces its continuing support to the education sector in Sokoto state with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) by the USAID Mission Director Michael T. Harvey and His Excellency the Governor of Sokoto Aminu Waziri Tambuwal. This five-year MOU sets out the shared and…

#News Summary 2nd November2016,Pres Buhari Engages Niger Delta Leaders

   President Buhari Engages Niger Delta Leaders Critical Stakeholders In The Oil Producing Areas Of The Country Under The Auspices Of Pan Niger Delta Forum Have Resolved To Do Everything Within Their Powers To End The Spate Of Militant Agitation In The Region So As To Help The Buhari Administration Succeed In Pulling The Nation’s…

Nigeria turns to China as oil sales to US drops

In its desperation to get a willing buyer of its crude oil and gas, Nigeria has concluded arrangement to turn to China following reports that the export to the United States, its major buyer, has dropped significantly. To that effect, Minster of State, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, said plans were in top gear for Nigeria to…

3Breaking; Federal government denies importing ‘poisonous’ rice

  Femi Adesina; Abuja, The Federal Government has described  attempts by  unscrupulous individuals on social media  linking the government and Dangote group with a plan to ‘flood’ the country with genetically modified rice (GMO) as  extremely uncharitable.   In real terms, the Federal Government  in 2014 signed a $1billion Memorandum of Understanding, (MoU) for investment…

ABU signs MoU to provide laptops for students on loan

The authorities of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, on Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding with a computer firm, Omatek, to provide laptop computers to its students on loan. During the agreement signing ceremony at the main campus, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ibrahim Garba, said the initiative was the first of its kind in the history…

Nigeria, UK sign MoU on return of stolen assets

The Federal Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the British Government on the modalities for the return of Nigerian stolen assets. The Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami, signed on behalf of the Federal Government in Abuja on Tuesday. Malami said that the MoU reflected the desire and willingness of both…