Malami: States have no valid claim on VAT collection… it’s on exclusive legislative list

Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation, says no state has the power to lay claim to…

Malami writes governors, says no recoveries made on stamp duty since 2016

Abubakar Malami, Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) says the Federal Government is yet to recover stamp…

VAT collection: LCCI seeks adjustment in allocation to states, LGAs

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has called for a review of the current…

As VAT tussle rages, states sue FG over sharing of stamp duty revenue

Attorneys-general of the 36 states have sued Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), over the…

FG vrs states VAT war – Cutting through the noise

FG vrs states VAT war – Cutting through the noise (All References are in the first…

States to start repayment of budget support loan from July, says finance minister

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and state governors have agreed to start deductions of the…

Increment on minimum wage’ll depend on states’ capacity —NGF

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum on Monday said the consequential increments in the implementation of the N30,000…

Without federal allocation, 33 states can’t finance operations —BudgIT

A total of 33 State Governments cannot finance their recurrent expenditure without allocation from the Federal…

Governors kick as FG demands N614bn bailout refund

The Federal Government has demanded the repayment of N614bn it offered to 35 states under the…

States insist NNPC must remit N20bn to Federation Account

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) appears to be set for a long drawn battle with…

Banks need Adeosun’s approval before lending to states, says DMO

To reduce their exposure to huge indebtedness, the state governments can no longer borrow from the…

TUC, NLC demand probe of bailout funds to state

The Organised Labour has called for immediate probe of state governments involved in diversion of bailout…

Freedom of Information Act applicable to all states in Nigeria, Appeal Court rules

Nigerian states have no powers to reject requests filed under the Freedom of Information Act (FoI),…

We can’t disclose how states spent N388.3bn Paris club refund, says FG

Ahmed Idris, accountant general of the federation, says N388.304 billion spending of London Paris club loan refunds…

FG, states’ public debt stock hits N19.6trn – DMO

  Nigeria’s public debt stock for both the Federal Government and the states as at June…

Anambra, Borno, nine other states still ‘owe workers after Paris club refund’

While most states in the country have utilised the second tranche of the Paris Club refund…

States, others spend over N136.5bn on Hajj

At least N136.5bn has been spent on Hajj in 2017 by state governments and individuals despite…

FG, states shared N2.56trn in six months – Report

The federal government, the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have…

Cash crunch: DMO bans states from more borrowing

The old practice where states had easy access to borrowing from either foreign or local borrowing…

States get another tranche of  Paris Club refund

  States have received another tranche of the Paris Club refund, it was learnt yesterday. Ekiti,…

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