The Chairman of ICPC, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, during a meeting with the Chairman and Board members of the CCB, observed that the secrecy that surrounds asset declarations by public and civil servants was aiding corruption.
Ozekhome, in a statement on Thursday titled, ‘Isa Patami: The Leopard And Its Unchanging Spots’, said though the communications minister recently renounced his radical pro-Taliban comments, he hasn’t really changed as a “fanatic, fundamentalist and supporter of extremist Islamic sects”.
The State Commissioner for Agriculture, Abisola Olusanya who made the call in Lagos, explained that this is in line with the State Government’s five-year strategic agriculture roadmap.
At Tuesday’s sitting by the Committee chaired by Hon Busayo Oluwole Oke(PDP-OSUN) during which only three queries could be taken, it was discovered that over N3.9 billion was reportedly expended by the agency with proper documents to back up the expenditures which angered the members of the committee.
David Alagoa, Bayelsa Commissioner for Agriculture in a radio programme monitored by the News Agency of Nigeria in Yenagoa described the allegations as false, baseless and childish.
According to the fraudster, the new transfer strategy is called SIM transaction
The Bank said beneficiaries of money transfer who received their remittance in US dollars in cash or directly into domiciliary account have been very impressed with the its seamless service.
Abiru, representing Shomolu Constituency 2, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria after he had voted at his Gbagada Ward, G PU030 during Saturday’s by-election.
According to the Zonal Police Public Relations Officer, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, Hauwa Idris Adamu, operatives from the Zonal Monitoring Unit arrested the five-man syndicate, comprising four male and a female.
The Imo state Governor, Hope Uzodinma, on Monday disclosed that his administration saves N2 billion every month from the wage bill of the state workers and pensioners.
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajia Sadiya Farouk, said the ministry would decentralise payment for the vulnerable and would henceforth be paying via Bank Verification Numbers.
The report came amid speculations that the Federal Government was going to order a national lockdown of the country owing to the continuous spreading of the Coronavirus Disease
A 37-year-old alleged serial robber, Raphael Ejuwa, has been arrested for buying stolen phones, Subscriber Identification Module and Automated Teller Machine cards from an alleged thief.
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, has called on the newly inaugurated Board of the Nigerian Communications Commission to link sim card registration to national Identification Card and Bank Verification Number.
The Chairman of the committee, Senator Adamu Gumba, disclosed this at a news conference in Bauchi on Monday.
The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Finance, had earlier given the hint that account owners will from January be requested to provide their TIN.
Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi has declared that there will be no salary for political office holders and civil servants who do not have Bank Verification Numbers.
The National Identity Management Commission has so far harmonised 11 million out of 35 million records in the Bank Verification Number database with the National Identity Database.
Yusuf Abdullahi, AADS Desk Officer in the state Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria in Kaduna.
Justice Nnamdi Dimgba dismissed the motion on notice seeking permanent forfeiture of accounts without BVN in a judgment he delivered on Friday.