Thursday, February 18, 2021



Kano emerges lowest-performing state as FG disburses ₦123.348bn grants to states

The Federal Government has disbursed ₦123.348billion (USD324.6million) to 32 most performing states, with Kano State receiving the lowest amount of N1.710billion.

Nigerian governors to meet Wednesday over insecurity

The 36 states governors are to hold teleconference on Wednesday to evolve a new national security order that will ensure safety of lives and...

12 states fail to meet $4.5m World Bank grant

The World Bank on Tuesday said 12 states missed out of its $4.5 million (N1.37 billion) State Fiscal Transparency, Accountability and Sustainability, SFTAS, Programme for Results 2018 grant for not meeting the eligibility criteria.

Nigerian govt urges states to adopt IGR as major instrument of funding

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, on Monday in Lagos called on states to consider Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, as a critical instrument of funding.

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