HERE0:9

spending

Davido Spotted Spending Time With His Daughter, Imade In A Studio (Photos)

Singer, Davido and his daughter Popular Nigerian singer, Davido was recently pictured chilling with his oldest daughter, Imade Aurora Adeleke at his workplace. Imade decided to tag along to watch her dad do what he knows best at the studio. Photos from their eventful day were made available on the five-year-old’s Instagram account which is […]

2,823
Like
Save
After Spending Over N2M To Make Laycon Win, He Didn’t Appreciate Me – Businessman

A business tycoon Identified as Prince Royelx, the CEO of ROYELX Group has come out to express disappointment in Laycon’s attitudes after winning the Big Brother Naija Season 5 reality show. According to him, he is disappointed in Laycon for not recognizing business people who made him the winner of the reality show. He made […]

3,227
Like
Save
Calls for accountability on COVID-19 spending

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, deserves the commendation of Nigerians for its proactive commitment to ensure that the federal and state governments render full account of funds spent in tackling the on-going coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19. As the nation embarked on emergency lock-downs as part of efforts to curb the spread of the virus, […]

4,516
Like
Save
Chelsea, Lampard given strong warning after spending over £200m on new players

  Former Manchester United captain, Gary Neville, has warned Chelsea that its new team could be ‘more inconsistent’ and ‘less reliable’.   Neville also reminded manager Frank Lampard that previous attempts to play open, attacking football at Stamford Bridge, have cost coaches their jobs.   The Blues have broken their transfer record to sign Kai […]

3,446
Like
Save
Reps query NDDC MD over N90.4bn extra-budgetary spending, 150 abandoned projects

By Henry Umoru & Tordue Salem The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts, yesterday, rebuked the acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Prof. Kemerbrandikumo Pondei, over N90.4billion extra-budgetary expenditure by the commission between 2009 to 2011. The committee, which is investigating audit queries issued to Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, […]

1,124
Like
Save
After Spending Four Days In Police Custody, Magu Asks IGP For Bail

Ibrahim Magu A new report has indicated that the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu, has applied for bail, following his ordeal at a special presidential panel where he is currently being investigated for fraud allegations. He made the application via a letter he sent on behalf of […]

3,609
Like
Save
It’s not about Abacha stolen loot, it’s about transparency in spending of recovered loot — SERAP

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has called for transparency in the spending of recovered Abacha loot rather than concentrating on the looted funds. SERAP’s Deputy Director, Mr Kolawole Oluwadare, said, “There is no doubt that Nigeria’s former dictator, Sani Abacha, stole about $5 billion of our commonwealth, according to Transparency International […]

4,519
Like
Save
FG, CBN must provide spending details on COVID-19 relief funds, school feeding – SERAP demands

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has asked the Federal Government and Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to provide spending details of public funds and private sector donations and other benefits during the lockdown in Abuja, Lagos and the Ogun States for Coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic. SERAP demanded for the provision of socio-economic […]

0
Like
Save
Shell cuts costs, slashes spending on virus turmoil

Shell Royal Dutch Shell said Monday it will slash costs and capital expenditure by billions of dollars due to the worsening coronavirus pandemic, which has sparked an oil price collapse. The Anglo-Dutch energy major announced in a statement that it will axe operating costs by $3.0-4.0 billion over the next 12 months, and will reduce […]

2,033
Like
Save
Master’s student freed after spending two years in jail for rape he did not commit

27-year-old Osiphesona Ngcanga, whose life as an assistant lecturer of law at Nelson Mandela University (NMU) and as a maritime law master’s student was cut short due to a rape allegation against him, has regained freedom after proving his innocence. The Master’s student spent two years in St Alban’s Prison in Port Elizabeth after previously […]

3,590
Like
Save
Update: Nigerian professor Chikaodinaka Nwankpa arrested for spending nearly $200k research funds on strippers

Chikaodinaka Nwankpa, a former Drexel University professor in Philadelphia, who spent federal grant money on strippers and made other ‘improper purchases’ has officially been arrested and is set to appear in court. The Nigerian professor was last week arrested and charged with two counts of felony theft for allegedly stealing $185,000 in research grant funds, […]

3,969
Like
Save