Tag: allowances

YNaijaMay 2, 2023

Saying I committed treason is height of rascality – Peter Obi; Tinubu promises Nigerian workers a living wage instead of a minimum wage | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Saying I committed treason ...

YNaijaApril 10, 2023

Nigeria’s budget to bear N49bn cost for incoming lawmakers’ salaries and allowances

The PUNCH has conducted an investigation revealing that the incoming lawmakers’ salaries and allowances in Nigeria may cost the country ...

Bernard DayoJune 14, 2019

The Late 5: No more ‘wife of the president,’ I am now First Lady – Aisha Buhari; Sanwo-Olu increases LASTMA officers’ allowance | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: No more ‘wife of the president,’ I am now First Lady – ...

AzeezNovember 6, 2017

You will get your allowances this week | Buratai tells soldiers

Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai has assured Lafiya Dole troops that their two months outstanding operational allowances would be paid ...

AzeezOctober 29, 2017

Monthly allowances: Court grants SERAP’s application against NASS

The Federal High Court in Lagos granted permission to the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project to proceed in its bid to ...

AzeezApril 7, 2017

Supreme Court sacks reps member, orders refund of allowances

The Supreme Court on Friday removed Sopuluchukwu Ezeonwuka, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmaker, representing Orumba north/south, Anambra federal constituency ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 28, 2016

Nobody shortchanged Super Eagles – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation has denied a report on an African football website that it shortchanged players of the Super ...

AzeezDecember 20, 2016

Super Falcons confirm receipt of payment of allowances

Members of the Super Falcons have confirmed payment of their allowances by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). The players had protested ...

AzeezDecember 16, 2016

We have started paying Falcons their allowances – NFF

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) on Friday said it has started paying the Super Falcons their allowances and bonuses. The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 16, 2016

FG releases N471.8m for payment of Eagles, Falcons allowances’ to NFF

The Federal Government has released the funds required to pay all outstanding bonuses and allowances owed the super Eagles and ...

AzeezDecember 14, 2016

Dalung was in Cameroon but never visited us – Falcons

Members of the Super Falcons on Wednesday said Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung refused to visit the team even though he ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 14, 2016

Timeline: #PayFalcons | This is how we got here

Nigeria has a habit of treating its heroes shabbily and with disdain. This trend has been a norm over the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 14, 2016

BREAKING: Super Falcons protest non-payment of allowances (PHOTOS)

Nigeria’s female football team, the Super Falcons are currently at the gate of the National Assembly protesting the non-payment of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 8, 2016

We did not expect Falcons to win AWCON – Sports Minister

Minister for Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung says no one expected the Super Falcons to lift the 2016 African Women Championship ...

AzeezDecember 3, 2016

Ondo polls: IG orders probe into non-payment of police personnel

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has constituted a panel to investigate the non-payment of allowances to police personnel who ...

AzeezNovember 23, 2016

We can’t pay N284bn to ASUU – FG

The Federal Government on Wednesday said it can’t meet the demand made by the Academic Staff Union of Universities that ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 26, 2016

Legislative aides threaten to ground N’Assembly over unpaid allowances

The National Assembly may be grounded next week as legislative aides say they would down tools over unpaid allowances. According ...

ToluSeptember 5, 2016

[The Legislative Blog]: Oh ye Melaye, how about the speck in thine eye?

by Tolu Omoyeni In the wake of the recession in Nigeria, Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi west in the National ...

AzeezSeptember 4, 2016

Salary Breakdown: How Senators, Reps earn N6.78bn annually

Investigations by Economic Confidential has revealed that members of the 8th Senate and House of Representatives earned a total of N6.78 ...

AzeezSeptember 2, 2016

We can no longer guarantee industrial peace | ASUU wants N124billion from FG now

The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Friday demanded the payment of N124 billion it claims the Federal Government owes lecturers from 2013 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 14, 2016

#RioOlympics: We We have paid all outstanding allowances – Dalung

Minister of Youths and Sport development Solomon Dalung has stated that the national U-23 football team have been paid all outstanding allowances. ...

AzeezAugust 13, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: Dream Team gets allowances, Etebo to miss Denmark game

Nigeria Olympic team have reportedly received their camp allowances for 22 days after threatening to boycott their quarter-final game against ...

AzeezAugust 12, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: We are not street kids | U-23 team threatens to boycott quarter-final game

Nigeria U-23 team have threatened to boycott the Rio Olympics quarterfinal game against Denmark and have already skipped training in ...

Mazi EmekaMay 24, 2016

‘FG spends N165bn every month on salaries and allowances’ -Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, on today disclosed that the Nigerian government spends N165 billion on salaries and allowances ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 7, 2015

Buhari approves payment of ex-militants’ allowances

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of outstanding allowances to former Niger Delta militants who are beneficiaries of the amnesty ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 7, 2015

Federal Lawmakers owed salaries, allowances as cash crisis hits House of Reps

The reduction of the National Assembly’s budget from N150bn to N120bn has resulted in unpaid salaries and allowances of members of ...

July 5, 2014

Japheth Omojuwa: The Super Eagles and their allowances – Before you shoot at them (Y! FrontPage)

by Japheth Omojuwa Indicting players when issues of allowances come up with the national team will never solve the problem. ...

October 18, 2013

No, thank you: ASUU strike continues as lecturers refuse FG’s N600 billion offer

by Adeola Balogun Despite continued efforts and promises of more financing made by the Federal Government, striking lecturers under the ...

October 10, 2013

“Our annual budget is only N150billion” – Senator Ndoma-Egba responds to accusations of lawmakers’ extravagance

by ‘Jola Sotubo  The unending controversy over the allowances of lawmakers in the country has led to one senator suggesting ...

October 6, 2013

Tonnie Iredia: Art of fighting for allowances in Nigeria

by Tonnie Iredia Football is probably the best example of where our citizens have to fight for their allowances all ...

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