Monday, February 6, 2023


September 20, 2022

36 states’ IGR grew by N360 billion in two years: NGF

“What we need to do better is to foster an enabling tax environment and administration that allows us to optimise our revenue potential as sub-nationals.”

Governors (Credit: ripples
May 31, 2022

I increased Lagos IGR from N600 million; it’s N51 billion today: Tinubu

“He cited his success…raising the internal revenue generation of the state from a paltry N600 million monthly, which has now grown to N51 billion today.”

Bola Tinubu and stash of Naira
December 23, 2021

Ogun makes N29.7 billion in IGR, borrows N38.9 billion in 10 months

The latest report by the DMO showed that Ogun has the second highest debt stock in the South-West, and fifth highest in the country.

Abiodun, Debt
September 3, 2021

Senate reads riot act to MDAs that fail to remit 100% IGR

The upper chamber instructed that agencies that can generate more funds should contribute to government coffers.

Solomon Adeola, Nigeria senate chamber
August 31, 2021

Nigerian universities more interested in money than students’ performance: Visitation Panel

The chairman of the panel called for improved quality to justify the government’s expenditure on higher institutions.

Uni Abuja
June 3, 2021

NIPC remitted N5.36b IGR to FG from 2016-2021: Report

“The commission was the most consistent among the leading MDAs ranked in 2019 and 2020.”

Yewande Sadiku and NIPC Logo
May 20, 2021

Lagos generated N127 billion in Q1, says commissioner

“A few years ago, our monthly IGR was about N800 million, but 15 to 20 years later, we are talking about billions.”

Babajide Sanwo-Olu
April 16, 2021

Lagos (32%) tops 2020 states IGR table to lead Rivers (8.9%), Kaduna (3.9%), Kano (2.4%): NBS

The 36 states of the federation plus the FCT realised a total IGR of N1.31 trillion in 2020, an NBS report said.

Market (Credit: Ahmed Oluwasanjo/Peoples Gazette)
March 17, 2021

FG approves $1.5bn for rehabilitation of moribund Port Harcourt Refinery

The government has contracted the rehabilitation to an Italian company, Technimount SPA.

March 5, 2021

Food blockade clarion call for South-West govts to increase agric budget: Gani Adams

Mr. Adams urged South-West governments to adopt the Rwanda model by engaging expertise in their agricultural sectors.

Gani Adams, the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland