Give Us 42% Of Revenue From Federation Account – Governors Tell FG

Again, state governors in Nigeria have demanded a restructuring of how revenue in the federation account is shared between the federal government and the states. The Governors want to take 42 percent of the revenue while the federal government retains 35 percent and 2.3 percent goes to the local governments. This position was reiterated by […]

I Gave Kidnappers N4m, Two Phones As Token For My Mother’s Release – Bayelsa SSG

The Secretary to Bayelsa State Government (SSG), Hon. Kombowei Benson has said that he gave a “token gift of N4 million and two android phones” to kidnappers who abducted his 80-year-old mother. The octogenarian who was kidnapped on July 20 from her Ekeki residence in Yenagoa, regained her freedom on Sunday after 32 days in […]

Falana Faults Buhari’s Fresh Order On Grazing Reserves

Popular Nigerian lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari’s order to review 368 grazing reserves in 25 states in the country. Recall that President Buhari had approved the recommendations of a committee to review “with dispatch,” 368 grazing sites, across 25 states in the country, “to determine the levels of encroachment.” According to […]