Saturday, February 17, 2018
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World Bank Earmarks $50 million to fast track implementation of FADAMA III
The World Bank has earmarked 50 million dollars to fast track the implementation of Fadama III, Lead Economist Tunji Oredipe has disclosed.   Oredipe made this known during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the bank, Fadama III and Borno Government on Thursday in Maiduguri.   Oredipe said that the funds...
Food Security: USAID announces $550m humanitarian assistance for Nigeria, others
United States Agency for International Development has set asides additional $550 million humanitarian assistance to Nigeria and other countries ravaged by food insecurity. Mr. Mark Green, USAID Administrator, made this announcement last Thursday in New York during the United Nations General Assembly 72nd session. Mark said: “Today I am announcing more than...
BREAKING: OPEC satisfies with oil output compliance, further exempts Nigeria
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, have further extended the exemption granted Nigeria and Libya over the output cut imposed on member countries in January 2017. The Joint OPEC-Non-OPEC Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) stated that based on the Report of the Joint OPEC-Non-OPEC Technical Committee (JTC) upheld Nigeria’s...
Saraki failed to fault Itse Sagay's allegation on Lawmakers' jumpo pay - SERAP
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has confirmed that its representatives yesterday met with the Senate President Bukola Saraki to discuss issues relating to details of annual salaries and allowances of lawmakers. The meeting is coming after Prof. Itse Sagay had alleged that a Nigerian Senator gets N29 million...
Nigerian not a Banana Republic, NGOs Bill must be passed – House of Reps
The House of Representatives has stated that Nigerian is a not a banana republic and it is committed to pass a bill ‎to regulate non-governmental organisations, NGOs. The lawmakers, in a statement released on Friday by Hon. Umar Buba Jibril Deputy Majority, restated the determination of the House to regulate...