Enugu state increases corpers allowance to 30,000 and 20,000 for doctors and others respectively.
Enugu state government has announced the increase in allowance for the national youth service corps members serving in the state health care centres in the rural areas of the state. The state commissioner for information Mr Ogbuagu Anikwe announced this in enugu on wednesday while briefing the newsmen. He said that doctors serving in the primary health centres in the rural areas of the state will henceforth recieve 30,000 naira as monthly allowance contrary to the 3,800 naira they recieve initially, while pharmacists, nurses, radiographers and other health related persons will recieve 20,000.
Nigeria’s inflation increases to 22.22 per cent
Nigeria’s April inflation figure on Monday increased to 22.22 percent from 22.04 percent last month.The National Bureau of Statistics Consumer Price Index report released Monday disclosed this.The data represented a 0.18 percent increase from April’s inflation figure.On a month-on-month basis, the All-Items Index in April 2023 was 1.91%, 0.05% points higher than the rate recorded in March 2023 (1.86%). This means that in April 2023, on average, the general price lev...
CBN increases interest rate to 17.5%
The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has unanimously voted to increase the benchmark interest rate by 100 basis points to 17.5 percent.The CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, disclosed this while reading the communiqué at the end of the two-day MPC meeting, the first of the year.The development means this is the fifth time the CBN will increase the interest rate despite calls by stakeholders against the increment.The CBN said previous increa...
Buhari Increases Fuel price To N212
The Buhari led administration has reportedly increased the fuel price to N212, and this is coming barely a day after President Muhammadu Buhari promised to return fuel price to below N100 per litre for Nigerians.Federal authorities on Thursday initiated an upward review of petrol price to N212 per litre, raising fresh economic concerns for the country’s impoverished households.The fuel pricing regulator PPPRA said in its template released on Thursday night that a li...
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