Government Spending

24 September 2016

Federal Government, States and LGs shared N2.53 trillion in seven months

by Usman Alabi The trio of the Federal government, states and the LGs have reportedly shared N2.53 trillion revenue proceeds from the federation accounts from January […]
21 September 2016

Anambra unfolds stimulus package to ease recession

  Governor Obiano in a special broadcast in awka yesterday unfolds an economic stimulus package to ease the pain of recession in the state. This makes […]
20 September 2016

Spending on roads in Lagos

  by Jubril Lekan The mantra “Lagos is working” has come to stay irrespective of the person at the helms of affairs, Lagos seems to always […]
17 September 2016

Analysis: The Federal Govt and its perennial education spending

by Usman Alabi Apart from the recent establishment of federal universities in states that does not have such federal presence in terms of education, there seems […]
17 September 2016

Analysis: Local government budget and accountability in Lagos

by Usman Alabi Perhaps local government is that tier of government that is never considered or seen to be in the scheme of things, yet they […]
16 September 2016

Analysis: Misplaced priorities in Ekiti State

The Ekiti State government has announced the bidding process for the construction of a governor’s office and a High Court complex. The total cost of both […]
16 September 2016

Govt’s determination to rid state of polio meets resistance – Kaduna

by Adim Esoeh “The government of Kaduna State wishes to clarify that any parent found obstructing health workers from carrying out their statutory functions will be […]
16 September 2016

Host community gets more compensation – Lekki Free Trade Zone

by Adim Esoeh The Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives for Lagos state, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye, restated the state government’s commitment in ensuring multiple effects of […]
16 September 2016

Analysis: Beaming the searchlight on Nigeria’s Ecological Funds

by Usman Alabi It has become imperative to beam a searchlight on the ecological funds, a fund that a large section of the population knows nothing […]