Buhari seeks Senate’s confirmation of 7 ICPC new members 

January 17, 2023 Taiye Odewale 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded for confirmation names of seven new members of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to the Senate.  Names of the nominees  contained in a letter  read in plenary Tuesday  by the Senate President,  Ahmad Lawan, include Justice Adamu Bello (rtd) from Katsina state  to represent North-West;  Hannatu Muhammed from Jigawa state  to represent Read More

NYSC committed to successful 2023 polls – DG

January 9, 2023 John Oba 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has assured of its commitment to partnering with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) towards the success of the 2023 general elections. Acting Director General of the Scheme, Mrs Christy Uba, gave the assurance on Friday in Abuja when INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, visited the Scheme’s headquarters to solicit for more support for the success of Read More

Senate approves N607.9 Billion 2022 budget for FCTA 

November 30, 2022 Taiye Odewale 0

The Senate Wednesday passed for third reading, N607.952billion 2022 Appropriation bill for the  Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA). Breakdown of the budget showed that the sum of N76,565,904,857 is for Personnel Costs and N138,199,851,110 is for Overhead Costs while the balance of N393,182,267,614 is earmarked for Capital Expenditure. The Senate approved the FCT  budget following the consideration of the report Read More