Posts Tagged ‘000’

Firms linked to P&ID ‘withdraw $700,000 in cash’

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 26, 2019
Firms linked to Irish firm Process and Industries Developments (P&ID) withdrew $700,00 cash at once in breach of Nigeria’s financial law, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has uncovered. Nigerian prosecutors are probing payments through Allied Irish Banks Plc to unravel who received what and how as they close in on individuals and companies […]

PEPTribunal: INEC officials collected $10,000 to manipulate results for Buhari in Nasarawa, witness alleges

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 16, 2019
A Ward Collation Agent, Bikita Ali, on Tuesday, alleged before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, that an official of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, collected $10, 000 to change result of the February 23 presidential election in Nasarawa State, in favour of President Muhammadu Buhari. Ali, who appeared as the 43rd […]

Buhari signs N30,000 Minimum Wage Bill into law

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 19, 2019
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, signed the Minimum Wage Repeal and Re-enactment Bill, 2019, into law, saying implementation takes immediate effect. The National Assembly had on March 27 transmitted the bill to the President for assent. Briefing State House correspondents, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang, said: “You can […]

We Wont Return $390,000 Donation – Mikel Insists

by Breaking Timeson August 22, 2016
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the Rio Olympic bronze winning team led by Chelsea star, Mikel Obi are heading a collision course over the $390,000 donated to them by a Japanese fan. On Saturday, the NFF issued a statement quoting president Amaju Pinnick as saying it was mischievous to say they planned to use […]

FLASH | Eaglets get $8,000 Chile 2015 W/Cup bonus

by Breaking Timeson April 16, 2016
Players and officials of the glo­rious 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile, the Golden Ea­glets can savour the reward of their exploits towards emerging world champions as they have been paid all their outstanding bonuses and al­lowances, five months after. It was gathered that each of the players received a total amount esti­mated at […]