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NAFDAC Cautions Nigerians On Enhancing Foods, Drinks With Chemicals

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned Nigerians against adding chemicals and additives to food and drinks to enhance taste, stressing that such practices could result in severe illness and even death. The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, in a statement signed by its Resident Media Consultant, Sayo […]

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COVID-19 Expenditures: BudgIT Decries States’ Refusal To Publish Breakdown

BudgIT, one of the civil society organizations committed to transparency and accountability in Nigeria’s public finance system, has accused some state governments of failing to give account of their states’ COVID-19 expenditures despite repeated demand by it for such disclosure since last year. As part of BudgIT’s mandate to promote transparency and accountability in public […]

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Kano Targets Improved IGR From Dry Port, Special Economic Zone

Governor of Kano State, Alh. Abdullahi Ganduje, has hinted of plans by the government to grow the state’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) by attracting cargo from neighbouring countries and developing the Inland Dry Port (IDP) and the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the state. Ganduje gave this hint in Lagos when he led a team […]

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Kano Seeks Improved Revenue Allocation To LGAs

The Kano State Government at the weekend advocated the need for improved revenue allocation to local governments to ensure improved socio-economic development of the grassroots in the country The government’s position on the revised revenue allocation to the third tier of government was expressed by the State Commissioner for Local Government, Alhaji Murtala Garo, during […]

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Ganduje Links Infrastructure Upgrade’s Success To Improved IGR

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has attributed the massive infrastructure development in the state to the increase in Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) and prudent resource management by his administration. The governor disclosed this Thursday during a chat with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) when he escorted the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, to the […]