Archive for: public funds

Opinion: Tukur’s exit cannot save PDP from its impending death

Opinion: Tukur’s exit cannot save PDP from its impending death

by Garba Shehu That said, there is no denying that Tukur’s departure is coming with an expiry date, too little, too late to change anything. It is certainly most unlikely to change the dismal...

 

CBN bars banks from lending more than 25 per cent of public funds

CBN bars banks from lending more than 25 per cent of public funds

by Oge Okonkwo The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has raised the Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) on public deposits from 50 per cent to 75 per cent with effect from next month. The CBN governor ,...

 

Father Xmas: “I am giving all the state chairmen of the party N1 million each for Mr Biggs”- Governor Akpabio (WATCH)

Father Xmas: “I am giving all the state chairmen of the party N1 million each for Mr Biggs”- Governor Akpabio (WATCH)

by Rachel Ogbu Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio was in one of his charitable moods on Sunday  giving N1 million each to the six Chairmen of the Peoples’s Democratic Party...

 

“What did you do with the N8.3 trillion given to you?”- Ribadu tasks Northern governors

“What did you do with the N8.3 trillion given to you?”- Ribadu tasks Northern governors

by Rachel Ogbu Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has asked governors of 19 Northern States to account for the N8.3 trillion given to their states between 1999 and 2010. According to the former Chairman of...