Nigeria’s loss of N557bn to contract inflation

October 7, 2021 Blueprint 0

The revelation by Paradigm Leadership Support Initiative (PLSI) last week that the federal government has lost N557 billion between 2013 and 2017 to infractions relating to award of contracts, unremitted advances to staff, contract inflation, among others, is not only deplorable but is also condemnable. The lead Researcher, Mr Osonuga Adedeji, made the revelation during PLSI’s 5th anniversary and launch of Read More

FEC approves N5bn projects for Lagos, Abuja, Kano airports

September 2, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved over N5 billion for various contracts in Lagos, Abuja, Kano and Katsina airports. Special adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said this to while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the weekly FEC meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. “The Minister of Aviation presented a memo for Read More

N718m audit report: Petroleum ministry spent N14m on biro, N98m on PIB leaflets awareness – Senate

August 4, 2021 Taiye Odewale 0

  Fresh findings contained in the report of the Senate Committee on Public Accounts revealed series of queries bordering on corrupt practices and issued to the Federal Ministry of Petroleum by the Office of Auditor General of the Federation were sustained by the Senate, Blueprint has gathered. The queries which emanated from the 2015 Audit report, indicted the ministry over alleged Read More