Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Tag "transparency"

    FG ‘must ensure full transparency’ in Ogoni clean-up exercise

FG ‘must ensure full transparency’ in Ogoni clean-up exercise

A coalition of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) has called on the federal government to ensure full transparency in the clean-up of affected sites in Ogoniland.The coalition made the call on the heels of the federal government's statement that the exercise will soon start.Ibrahim Jibril, minister of environment, said the cleanup — inaugurated in 2016 — will begin in August and that 400 [...]

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    Osinbajo: No appetite to implement TSA under Jonathan

Osinbajo: No appetite to implement TSA under Jonathan

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says the administration of ex-president Goodluck Jonathan had no appetite to implement the treasury single account (TSA) policy.He said this on Monday while speaking at the opening ceremony of the open government partnership week held in Abuja.The TSA is a federal government-regulated account where all government revenues and incomes are domiciled. Jonathan introduced the policy in 2015 [...]

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    Reps refuse to disclose how much they take home

Reps refuse to disclose how much they take home

Lawmakers of the house of representatives have declined requests by TheCable to disclose their salaries and running cost.Most members of the house of representatives expressed fury when this newspaper contacted them over the issue.Recently, Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna central, disclosed that apart from the basic monthly salary of N750,000, each senator gets N13.5 million as “running cost”.Sabi Abdullahi, spokesman [...]

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    Shehu Sani: Why I decided to subject national assembly to public scrutiny

Shehu Sani: Why I decided to subject national assembly to public scrutiny

Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna central, says his conscience made him open up on the "outrageous" allowance collected by members of the upper legislative chamber of the national assembly.In a recent interview, Sani said: “The constituency project itself is given on a zonal basis and almost every senator will go with a constituency fund of about N200 million, but it is [...]

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