Nigerian judges, others defraud govt in 2017…… More news

Idanre tells sad story of Nigeria’s cocoa industry

Cocoa, an important cash crop in Nigeria, is produced here on a large scale. … Investigation shows that the town alone accounts for about 13 per cent of the total volume of cocoa produced in the 18 Local Government Areas in … That is what makes Idanre the best cocoa producer in western Nigeria.”
NPUGA athletes can help boost Nigeria’s global sports ranking, officials say

“While NUGA (Nigerian Universities Games Association) has gone so far, NPUGA has come into being to reach the grassroots and those not reached, and then tap the hitherto-untapped sources of human resources we have in the country. “Majority of NPUGA athletes are talented. Athletes are not made,
MSMEs reckon 2017 as Year of better access to funding, forex access

According to him, more awareness is being created about Made-in-Nigeria products and more and more people are looking inward now. Femi Egbesola, National President Association of Small Business Owners, ASBON, also noted: “2017 is one of the toughest and most challenging years for the …
Nigeria’s sales revenue from white products rise to N1.877 trillion

A total sale of ₦151.42 billion was made on the petroleum products for white products by Petroleum Investment Management company (PPMC) in the month of September 2017, compared with ₦111.36 billion sold in the prior month of August 2017. According to the Nigerian National Petroleum …
How Nigerian judges, other court officials defrauded govt of N4.8 billion – Audit Report

In other instances, court officials overpaid for items bought, many payments made were without receipts and wide discrepancies were discovered in the transcript and analysis book, contrary to extant financial regulation. For instance, in 2012, the audit report showed that N985 million (N984,907,060) …