Kano tops entire south east in VAT collections – Report

Kano State collected more money as Value Added Tax (VAT) than the entire South East zone…

FG approves N656bn fresh bailout for states

The federal government has approved N656 billion as fresh loan for the 36 states of the…

FG announces possible resumption of Emirates flights to UAE

The federal government has announced the possible resumption of flights between Nigeria and the United Arab…

ASUU issues FG 21-day ultimatum, threatens fresh strike

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to resume the suspended…

Zainab Ahmed says FG considering out-of-court settlement on VAT tussle

Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed says the federal government is considering political…

South-east governors set to meet with Buhari over Nnamdi Kanu

South-East Governors are preparing to meet with the Federal Government to discuss issues bothering Igbo youths,…

PSC Review: Court orders FG to pay Delta $1.6 billion oil revenue

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, ordered the Federal Government to pay $1.6 billion oil…

IPOB to FG: We’re not responsible for attacks — 20,000 of our members killed

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) says it is not responsible for the killings in the…

Forfeited assets allocated to 118 successful bidders, says FG

Umar Mohammed, chairman of the inter-ministerial committee on the disposal of forfeited assets, says the assets…

FG identifies Igboho’s ‘sponsors’ says millions moved through his accounts

The Federal Government says it has identified the alleged sponsors of Yoruba agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, also…

Fully vaccinated travellers entering Nigeria must present negative COVID test results, says FG

The Federal Government has directed that fully vaccinated persons entering the country must present negative results…

How ex-President’s daughter, Zainab Yar’Adua forged Abuja land documents – FCT Minister

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Bello on Tuesday told an Abuja…

FG approves N75, 000 per semester for those studying education in public varsities

The Federal Government has approved the sum of N75,000 as stipend per semester for students undergoing…

FG approves 14 days paternity leave for civil servants

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, approved 14-day paternity…

As Nigeria expands borrowing, 77 oil companies owe govt N2.6 trillion

Seventy-seven international and Nigerian oil and gas companies currently owe the Nigerian government $6.48 billion (over…

COVID-19: FG backs Edo, Ondo on compulsory vaccination policy

The Federal Government has commended the compulsory COVID-19 vaccination policy of the governments of Edo and…

Continue to pay VAT to FIRS, FG tells taxpayers

The federal government has announced that taxpayers across the country should keep paying value-added tax (VAT)…

FG considers fresh charges against Sunday Igboho

The Federal Government may file a fresh action against Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo (also known…

FG raises $4bn through eurobonds to finance 2021 budget deficit

The Debt Management Office (DMO) says the federal government raised $4 billion through eurobonds. The amount,…

Accumulating debts for next generation is criminal, Obasanjo tells FG

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has faulted the federal government’s plan to source fresh external loans. He…

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