Tag: revenue

AzeezDecember 22, 2017

Customs CG proves he doesn’t need a uniform to do his job

The Nigerian Customs Service said it has generated a total revenue of N1.01 trillion in the 2017. The agency said it ...

ToluSeptember 30, 2017

Twitter’s 280 character limit; 2541 Boko Haram terrorists to be prosecuted | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

2,541 – The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami said a special prosecution arrangement has been put ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 29, 2017

FG, states, LGs share N637.7bn in September

The Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, at the end of the monthly Federal Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting on ...

AzeezJune 20, 2017

We will fund part of 2017 budget with recovered loots – FG

The Federal Government on Monday sais it will use part of the looted funds recovered so far to partly finance ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 12, 2017

NBS releases IGR realised by states

by Omoleye Omoruyi The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has released the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) at State level for ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMay 1, 2017

“I feel pained losing revenue from online sales of #AgainstTheRunOfPlay” | Segun Adeniyi reacts to piracy of his newly released book

by Dolapo Adelana Author of ‘Against The Run Of Play’, Segun Adeniyi has expressed displeasure that his creative work has ...

AzeezApril 26, 2017

Fed Govt, states, local govts share N467.8b for March

The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Tuesday shared N467.807 billion among the three tiers of government for March. The ...

AzeezDecember 19, 2016

Lagos generated N287bn revenue in 2016 – Ambode

Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday said the State recorded N287bn IGR in 2016 more than it got in ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 10, 2016

Opinion: Lagos state budget 2017 | What the government is not telling us

by Oke Godwin Olaoluwa The Lagos state is in the news again. The state has set a new record, for the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 30, 2016

“NCC should be reducing tariffs, not increasing it” – Murray-Bruce

Senator Ben Murray-Bruce says the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) ought to be reducing tariffs and not increasing it. The “Common ...

AzeezNovember 29, 2016

Senate begins probe into revenue of CBN, others

The Senate on Tuesday investigated the remittance and expenditure of internally generated revenue by all revenue generating agencies of the ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 25, 2016

Opinion: Adopting subscription model for digital marketing agencies in Nigeria

by Segun Adeyemi From individual freelancers to organized corporate firms, there is an increasing number of people and companies that ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 24, 2016

Jason Njoku: Why 50 million naira is a big deal

by Jason Njoku A few weeks back Oo Nwoye told me that Nigerian startup founders (including myself) lacked ambition. That they ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 12, 2016

NLNG assets now worth N5.2trn – MD

The Managing Director, Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited, Mr. Tony Attah, says the company’s assets are now worth over $13bn (N5.2trn), The ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 18, 2016

Opinion: That sallah celebration in economic recession

by Shittu Yunus Shittu Before the recent Islamic celebration of Eid-Kabir, many Muslims were quite apprehensive on how they could ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 2, 2016

Opinion: Buhari’s elitism leads to economic collapse

by David O. Kuranga As I predicted a year ago the Nigerian economy is officially in a full blown recession, the ...

Isime EseneAugust 19, 2016

The PDP has found Buhari’s sore point and they are hitting it hard

by Isime Esene Fifteen months after taking serious verbal attacks from the Peoples Democratic Party over the perfromance of the ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 1, 2016

‘I pity President Buhari’ – El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, on Sunday, said that over seventy percent of Nigeria’s oil revenue has disappeared under previous ...

Mazi EmekaJune 27, 2016

‘States won’t get N90bn loan if Federal Allocation exceeds N500bn’

The Federal Government will cease disbursing the N90 billion conditional loan to state governments any month the allocation from the ...

Mazi EmekaJune 26, 2016

Lagos state made more money than 32 states in the past year [DETAILS]

The Internal Generated Revenue of Lagos state, which stands at N268 billion, is said to be higher than the combined ...

Mazi EmekaMay 26, 2016

NNPC returns N6 billion | FG suffers $45.90 million revenue loss

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reportedly refunded the sum of #6.330 billion to the federal government, even as ...

Mazi EmekaMay 23, 2016

How NNPC failed to remit $3.8bn, N358.3bn to FG in 2013

A recently released report by the Nigeria Extractive Industries and Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has alleged that the Nigerian National Petroleum ...

Mazi EmekaMay 17, 2016

In one photo, an argument that Nigeria is not really a mono-economy

A popular opinion is that Nigeria’s economy is a mono economy that is tied directly to the petroleum industry. While this maybe ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 13, 2015

Is Nigeria truly broke? See how much the country made and spent in the past few months

According to the Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (2016-2018) sent by the president to the National Assembly, the ...

YEditorDecember 2, 2014

Import substitution programmes set to kick off over oil prices

by Laila Ibrahim Following the country’s dwindling oil revenue, the Federal Government is set to commence comprehensive implementation of import ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 6, 2014

@TundeLeye: Nigeria’s oil is drying up, and when it does, this is what will happen (Y!FrontPage)

by Tunde Leye Oil has not been important for a very long time. When we see the behemoth-like companies that ...

May 11, 2014

Theophilus Ilevbare: Why the North’s dependence on oil revenue is festering terrorism

by Theophilus Ilevbare In the most dishonest manner, northern leaders have taken a stand in the face of profoundly disturbing ...

March 20, 2014

Opinion: The thin line between out of work and out of hire

by Uzoma Elenwoke Having stated my case, I would want to see our government take a stronger stance on unemployment ...

October 13, 2013

Simon Kolawole: A federalism ruined by allocations

by Simon Kolawole Now, how can states become more economically stable and viable? There are two avenues I can think ...

May 13, 2013

Debo Adejugbe: Nigeria’s politics of revenue sharing (Y! Politico)

by Debo Adejugbe How is the present revenue accrued to the various federating units deployed? Has it, in all honesty, ...

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