The committee had recommended the reduction of statutory agencies of government from 263 to 161. The post Buhari directs FEC to review Oronsaye report on streamlining government agencies – Official appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Naira Marley has appealed to the federal government of Nigeria to give Nigerian youths in Dubai some level of freedom so they can be able to spend money in Nigeria. Naira Marley took to his Instagram story to make this plea after going to Dubai over the weekend for a music concert in which a […]
The union again demanded the implementation of the new minimum wage. The post NLC chides Nigerian government over poor economic performance appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The group said Nigeria gets over N10 billion on tobacco tax yearly, yet no percentage of the levy is earmarked for tobacco control. The post Raise tax on tobacco, advocates urge Nigerian government appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Seme border A many have remained stranded after the Nigerian government closed a major border crossing between Nigeria and Benin Republic on Wednesday without formal notice. The closure has left both people and vehicles stranded inside the neighbouring country. The Seme Border was shut on Tuesday after some truckloads of prohibited tramadol and codeine were […]
Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-president, Goodluck Jonathan has called out the Kenyan Government for attributing his quotes to President Uhuru Kenyatta. Reno Omokri The social media activist took to his twitter pager to point out that the quotes attributed to President Uhuru, is actually his. Also Read: Christians Should Never Waste Money And Time […]
DSS Elias Ozikpu, a member of the African Action Congress (AAC) and member of the Take it Back Movement, says if the #RevolutionNow march was aimed at taking over government, they wouldn’t have held it at the National Stadium in Lagos. Speaking in Lagos, Ozikpu, who was arrested and detained by security agencies alongside eight […]
<p class="">Tekno has come under fire by the federal government for going ahead to release the video with his naked women. </p> <h1>The federal government of Nigeria has threatened to deal with Tekno over the release of his controversial music video.</h1> <p class="">The Director-General of the <strong>National Council for Arts and Culture</strong> (NCAC) a parastatal […]
<ul><li>MTN Nigeria is facing a fresh dispute with the country’s tax agency.</li><li>Babatunde Fowler, Chairman fo FIRS, accuses the Nigerian subsidiary of the South African telco of deducting tax from the N330 billion fine imposed by the NCC in 2015.</li><li>MTN confirms dispute, says it will abide by the findings of the tribunal on the matter.</li></ul> <p […]
<ul><li><strong>The PSC plans to hire 3,000 interns who are expected to be posted to various stations by mid-September.</strong></li><li><strong>Parliament revised the PSC budget for the year starting July to include a Sh1 billion ($10 million) allocation to facilitate the hiring of interns.</strong></li><li><strong>In a country where unemployment rate stands at 40%%, this is an opportunity for thousands […]
<p class="">Sesay says Nigerian government is incredibly insensitive to criticism.</p> <h1>Former CNN journalist, Isha Sesay has likened President Muhammadu Buhari government to the President of the United States, Donald Trump, saying Nigerian government is incredibly insensitive to criticism.</h1> <p class="">Sesay, while speaking on ‘<strong>The Daily Show with Trevoh Noah</strong>’ said Nigerian government contacted her after […]
<p class="">The Minister for Planning, Professor George Gyan- Baffour, has said that the government has budgeted an estimated amount of $2 billion for the redevelopment of the Ghana International Trade Fair Centre.</p> <p class="">Prof Gyan-Baffuor made this comment at the Ghana Trade Fair Centre Redevelopment Investor Conference held in Accra Thursday (July 25, 2019).</p> <p […]