Sunday, September 25, 2022
CEM REPORT | The Federal Government has said it has opened an investigation into the report payment of salaries to ghost workers and duplication of projects ripping the federal government of huge resources by the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) The federal government says it is investigating indicted Ministries, Departments...
CEM REPORT, EDUCATION | The National Industrial Court has fixed Wednesday 21st September to deliver its ruling on the application filed by the Federal Government (FG) seeking an order from the court to direct the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off its ongoing strike. At the resumed...
CEM REPORT | The African Development Bank (AFDB), has released a series of toolkits to assist small and medium enterprises in tapping green investment opportunities contained in countries' Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement. The toolkits, released under the Bank’s Private Sector Investment Initiative for NDCs, were launched...
CEM REPORT, FOOD SECURITY | It is now termed “Seismic Hunger Crisis”, being the best form of description for the current food insecurity plaguing economies around the world. The Food and Agriculture Organization’s figures laid out at the World Trade Organization meeting last week can best be described as alarming...
CEM REPORT, WAGES | The Federal Government has said it will review the salaries of workers to meet the current realities in the economy of the country. The federal government disclosed this through the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, at the public presentation of the NLC at 40...
CEM REPORT, INFRASTRUCTURE | The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has promised a sustained partnership between Edo State Government with the Federal Government to facilitate the reconstruction of the Benin/Auchi Road to end the sufferings of commuters and open up the area for more economic activities. Obaseki said this...
CEM REPORT | In a move to revive the Nigerian leather industry and deliver the full potential for the country, the Nigerian Institute of Leather and Science Technology (NILEST) is proposing a legislation to ban the consumption of animal skin, locally known as ponmo, in the country. Considering the global...
CEM REPORT, OIL & GAS | The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), has reconstituted new anti-vandal squad across its formations. This comes after the previous squad was dissolved, owing to allegations of compromise which included aiding and abetting vandalism. According to an issued communique, the Commandant General of the...
CEM REPORT, EDUCATION | All roads leading to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos have become inaccessible to commuters. This is as a result of the protest presently ongoing on the road by students from various universities in the country. The students under the aegis of the National Association of...
CEM REPORT | To address the deficit in the proposed 2023 budget the National Assembly has said it would have to amend the Finance Act. The amendment would target revenue generating agencies to double or triple earlier proposed targets to further reduce the N11.03 trillion deficit proposed for the 2023...