PMB Should Extend Anti-corruption Fight To Contract Awards – Okoh

Hon. Onuche J. Okoh is the national chairman, National Contractors Association of Nigeria. In this interview with DAVID ADUGE-ANI, he speaks on abandoned projects and irregularities in contract awards in Nigeria. Who are members of your association? Our members are all contractors, as far as Nigeria is concerned. We are found all over the country,…

LOYALTY IN GOVERNANCE AWARD HONOURS AMBODE, OTHERS

MARITIME Media Limited, organisers of the Loyalty in Governance Award have announced winners in the second edition of the reward system. In all, six state governors, one from each of the six geopolitical zones emerged. They are Governor Akinwunmi Ambode (South-west), Governor Nyesom Wike (South-south), Governor Ifeanyi Ugwanyi (South-East), Governor Nasir ElRufia (North-west), Governor Kassim…

Recovered loot not enough to revive the economy – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has explained that the looted fund recovered so far by government is not sufficient to revive the country’s economy. The minister said this when he appeared on a News Agency of Nigeria Forum in Abuja on FridayHe said, “What we have recovered and if my record…

NGO urges civil servants to acquire skills to support income

She advised civil servants to look beyond their monthly salaries and engage themselves in other vocational skills to sustain their homes The post NGO urges civil servants to acquire skills to support income appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.

Buhari gives marching orders to IGP over IDP food stealing

Apparently dazed by the way civil servants have been stealing materials and food donated to internally displaced persons at the various camps across Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has given the police a marching order. The president asked the police to immediately commence the arrest of such thieving civil servants and make an example of them…

Shettima: Top Borno civil servants defrauding state with ATM

Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima By Mashe Umaru Gwamna with agency report The Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, yesterday revealed how senior civil servants in the state colluded with commercial banks to generate multiple fake bank accounts for the purpose of earning more salaries every month. The governor said the fraudulent workers mobilised people to…

How civil servants defraud state with multiple ATM cards —Shettima

Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, has revealed how senior civil servants in the state colluded with commercial banks to defraud the state with the use of fake bank accounts. The governor said the fraudulent workers mobilised people to pose as civil servants and open salary accounts. The respective ATM cards for the accounts were thereafter…

Borno uncovers 10,000 ghost workers

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno said the state government had uncovered more than10,000 ghost workers out of the 25,000 civil servants in the state’s work force. The governor said in a radio and television broadcast in Maiduguri on Wednesday that the workers were uncovered after a verification to determine the actual size of the state’s…

Borno uncovers 10,000 ghost workers

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno said the state government had uncovered more than10,000 ghost workers out of the 25,000 civil servants in the state’s work force. The governor said in a radio and television broadcast in Maiduguri on Wednesday that the workers were uncovered after a verification to determine the actual size of the state’s…

Non-payment of salary: Kogi Assembly summons screening committee

Shigaba said the screening had become a very serious matter as civil servants from across the state were complaining of hardships The post Non-payment of salary: Kogi Assembly summons screening committee appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.