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Senate Tells FRC To Refund ₦66 Million Spent On Unoccupied

The Senate Committee on Public Accounts has directed the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria to refund to the Federation Account, ₦66 million the Agency paid as a two-year rent to secure an accommodation which it never occupied. The Committee chaired by Senator Mathew Urhoghide also faulted the Agency’s reported use of 64 vouchers to divert […]

#EndSARS: AGF Declines Comment On Legality Of Freezing Protesters Accounts

The Attorney General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami, has kept mum when he was questioned by Journalists on the legality of freezing bank accounts owned by #EndSARS protesters and promoters. The AGF kept mum on Monday, November 9, 2020, smiled and walked away when he was accosted by Journalists who asked about the legality […]

Senate Justifies Spending Huge Sums To Service Foreign Loans

The huge budgetary provisions to service foreign loans by the Buhari regime were in order. The Chairman, Senate Committee on Finance, Senator Solomon Adeola, in an interview in Abuja said, “Every successive Government borrows, and since the business of government is a continuum, any incoming government would have to inherit what the past administrations had […]

Insecurity: Situation In Northeast Is Getting Worse – Senator Ndume

The Lawmaker representing Borno South Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Ali Ndume has decried the situation in the Northeast saying it is getting worse by the day. Speaking during an interview, Senator Ndume regretted that the resurgence of the Boko Haram /Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) keeps increasing, and lamented the […]