AzeezAugust 18, 2017

Sure-P fraud: Court orders perm sec to forfeit N664m, hotel

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the temporary forfeiture of the sums of N664,475,246.6 and $137,680.1, allegedly ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 17, 2017

Court orders forfeiture of N664m, $137,680 belonging to Labour Perm Sec

A federal high court in Lagos has ordered the interim forfeiture of N664 million recovered from a serving Permanent Secretary ...

EditorMarch 28, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 28th of March

Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here! Editor

AzeezMarch 28, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Court orders seizure of copies of Omoni Oboli’s ‘Okafor’s Law’ | NPDC, House of Reps at loggerheads over oil spill | More stories

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. Customs intercept N242.6m smuggled drugs – YNaija FG charges ex-gov Suswam, 2 other ...

AzeezMarch 28, 2017

FG charges ex-gov Suswam, 2 other for diversion of N9.8bn SURE-P, police funds

The Federal Government on Monday accused a former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam and two other of the diversion ...

AzeezJanuary 18, 2017

EFCC declares ex-gov Shema’s aide wanted over N1bn SURE-P fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared one Idris Usman wanted for alleged involvement in the N1bn SURE-P ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 17, 2016

30 vehicles seized from directors of SURE-P, accounts frozen

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission has commenced the probe of directors and senior officials of the ...

Janeth JNovember 4, 2015

President Buhari scraps SURE-P, orders probe

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the scrapping of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P). Buhari also directed the Presidential ...

Janeth JMay 11, 2015

SURE-P shuts down, sacks staff

by Ranti Joseph Well, some agency are scared it may not survive the expected general restructuring of government outfits and ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 20, 2015

Opinion: Maybe Nigerians really deserve PDP

by Babayola Toungo We are behaving like mumus in the face of this assault against common sense and decency.  May ...

Janeth JMarch 10, 2015

This is why Jonathan sacked SURE-P chairman – Abati explains

by Ranti Joseph President Goodluck Jonathan has sacked Martin Luther Agwai as the Chairman of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment ...

February 28, 2014

Joe Igbokwe: How FERMA defrauds Nigerians in Lagos

by Joe Igbokwe With a cash cow like SURE-P (Subsidy Re-Investment and Employment Programme) at hand to fund anything that ...

December 14, 2013

My name is no more Patience but now ‘Mama Peace’ – First Lady

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The first lady has found a new name for herself. Patience Jonathan, the First Lady of Nigeria ...

November 28, 2013

SURE-P enrols 120,000 graduates for internship programme

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The Graduate Internship Scheme of Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P) has signed on over 120,000 graduates ...

November 17, 2013

Dear unemployed graduate, SURE-P has some money for you…

by Chi Ibe The federal government’s Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P) is in the news again – and, thankfully ...

July 1, 2013

A road so beautiful: 10 things we learnt from Labaran Maku at the #MinisterialPlatform2013

by Idoreyin Sampson   On June 28, 2013, Labaran Maku, Nigeria’s information minister rounded up the first batch of the ...

June 17, 2013

9 dams and 7% more potable water in 2 years: Minister of water resources gives mid-term score card (READ)

by David Odom   The Federal Government says access to potable water in the country has increased from 58% to ...

June 17, 2013

#MinisterialPlatform2013: Sarah Ochekpe, Ita Ewa Bassey, ministers of water resources and science and technology give mid-term today

by Idoreyin Sampson Another session of the month-long Ministerial Platform 2013 holds today, June 17, 2013 at the Radio House, ...

June 14, 2013

#MinisterialPlatform2013: Adesina, Mailafiya, ministers of agriculture and environment give mid-term today

by Idoreyin Sampson Another session of the month-long Ministerial Platform 2013 holds today, June 14, 2013 at the Radio House, ...

June 11, 2013

#MinisterialPlatform2013: Alison-Madueke, Sada, ministers of petroleum and mines and steel give mid-term today

by Idoreyin Sampson   The 4th of a month-long series, Ministerial Platform 2013, designed to provide details on President Jonathan’s ...

June 10, 2013

#MinisterialPlatform2013: Okonjo-Iweala, Abdullahi give mid-term report today

by Idoreyin Sampson The 3rd of a month-long series, Ministerial Platform 2013, designed to provide details on President Jonathan’s mid-term ...

June 6, 2013

Get a life! Niger Delta minister, Orubebe says 50-year-olds can’t claim to be youth

by Idoreyin Sampson   This could be just about the most forthright statement made by a minister in the Goodluck ...

June 4, 2013

“Lagos State is running on federal infrastructure”: Labaran Makun comes out swinging at the launch of the 2nd Ministerial Platform

by Idoreyin Sampson It promises to be an exciting month for political watchers, as the 2nd Ministerial Platform kicked off ...

June 3, 2013

“Our ministry has employed 4,000 youth, and 500 youthful engineers’ – Minister of works, Mike Onolememen

by Idoreyin Sampson At the kick-off of the 2nd Ministerial Platform at Radio House today, June 3 2013 in Abuja, ...

May 4, 2013

Give them their money – Okonjo-Iweala orders payments to interns under the SURE-P Graduate Internship Scheme

by Rachel Ogbu The Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has instructed that payments to interns ...

May 4, 2013

“I don’t believe in SURE-P” – Obasanjo, Kolade argue at book launch

Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and chairman of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme, SURE-P, Dr Christopher Kolade, yesterday, bickered ...

April 21, 2013

“The question is not whether I should resign or not but when” – Report quotes Christopher Kolade on SURE-P

by Hauwa Gambo First, he promised critics and nay-sayers that he would never quit his job as chairman of the ...

April 8, 2013

“Wrong information sounds more sexy” – Ngozi Okonjo-Iwela speaks at The Future Awards Symposium

by Isi Esene The second day of the Future Awards Symposium which took place on April 7 at the Ikogosi ...

February 4, 2013

Una watch dat ball yesterday? – and more in today’s news round-up with Cheta Nwanze

by Cheta Nwanze But for those of you who watch footie on the regular, you’d know that Big Boss achieved ...

January 24, 2013

No way: Vigilant Enugu villagers stop attempts to hijack SURE-P

by Nnamdi Akpa An attempt by two politicians from Enugu State to smuggle their names into the Federal Government’s Community ...

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