Lagos Pay N8.7b To Retirees In Six Months

The Director-General, Lagos State Pension Commission (LASPEC), Mr. Babalola Obilana, has said the government paid N8.77 billion to its retirees between January and June, this year. Obilana, in a statement, said 2,309 retirees got their cash in their Retirement Savings Accounts (RSAs). The DG affirmed that the government remains exceptional in the prompt payment of…

EFCC To Arraign 2 For Rigging NBA Election

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has filed charges against the duo of John Demide and Sarah Ajibola for allegedly rigging the 2018 general elections of the Nigerian Bar Association conducted electronically. The defendants have been charged with 14 counts before the Federal High Court in Lagos State. The EFCC, in the charge sheet marked…

Olam Nigeria, IFAD’s Value Chain Development Programme Injects N3 Billion into Nigerian Economy 

The Nigerian economy has received a boost of over N3 billion, arising from the partnership between Olam Nigeria, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the federal government of Nigeria on the Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP). The programme was launched in 2014 with the aim of generating wealth for smallholder farmers, thereby improving…