Press Statement

BudgIT Reiterates Findings From Its Salary And Pe

Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Following the release of the recently concluded salary and pension survey in all the 36 states in Nigeria, we have received mixed reactions from state governments concerning issues raised, including outright denials and rebuttals that the salary and pension survey is biased and misleading. We aff ...

BudgIT Condemns Abia, Ondo, Taraba And Other States Over Unpaid Remuneration To

Thursday, August 11, 2022
BudgIT, a foremost civic-tech organisation leading the advocacy for transparency and accountability in Nigeria rsquo;s public finance, expresses disapproval over certain state governments rsquo; refusal to pay the monthly salaries accruable to its civil service workers in their states as and when du ...

MRA Calls On NBC To Rescind N5 Million Fines On TV Station And Three Pay TV Plat

Thursday, August 4, 2022
LAGOS, Thursday, August 4, 2022: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today called on the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to rescind its decision to impose fines of N5 million each on a television station and three pay TV platforms for allegedly undermining Nigeria rsquo;s national security by ca ...

Diasporans For PDP Promoting Voter Participation With A Get-Your-PVC Drive Acros

Wednesday, August 3, 2022
For the past number of weeks, Diasporans for PDP has engaged in voter education and mobilization across Nigeria. The organizations rsquo; members and volunteers have been travelling from house to house, street to street, and state to state. They have been seen encouraging fellow Nigerians to go and ...

NBS Commences Verification Of BESDA Implementing Schools In Oyo

Wednesday, August 3, 2022
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has begun a verification exercise of all Better Education Service for All (BESDA) focused centres in Oyo State. Speaking at the flag-off of a 5-day training of NBS Enumerators in Ibadan today, the Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Boar ...

Ogoni Bans Nigerian Politicians Who Use Religion As Qualification For Office

Tuesday, August 2, 2022
As the ban goes into force; Ogoni village and district observers would monitor and alert the enforcers to drive out such politicians if they come to Ogoniland and use religion in their political campaigns for office. As he announced the ban today, in a speech during the tenth anniversary of the O ...

MRA Sues NITDA Over Failure To Provide Details Of Proposed Regulation Of Online

Tuesday, August 2, 2022
Lagos, Tuesday, 2 August 2022: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Abuja against the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) over its failure to provide details requested by the organization on its proposed regulatory framework for social ...

An Endorsement: Obi Is A Democratic Revolution Whose Time Has Come! 

Monday, August 1, 2022
I make the following statement with every sense of patriotism: 1. I am joining the Nigerian masses to endorse Mr. Peter Obi of the Labour Party as the next president of Nigeria. Though I remain a member of All Progressives Congress (APC), I must not support its presidential candidate in the 2023 ...

Stop Deceiving Atiku, It Is Also Uncultured For Elders To Lie Openly, Group Tell

Sunday, July 31, 2022
The Northern Youths Movement (NYM) has described leaders of the opposition People 39;s Democratic Party, PDP, like the former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido, who are giving the party 39;s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, false confidence rather than telling him the trut ...

4545 Students Sit For 2022 Science Schools Examination in Oyo State 

Sunday, July 31, 2022
Oyo State Government has conducted the 2022 Competitive Entrance Examination for about Four Thousand Five Hundred and Forty-five (4,545) candidates seeking admission into the Seven Science Schools and Igbo Elerin Grammar School in the State. The Honourable Commissioner for Education, Science and ...
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