News - Senate Committee on Public Accounts

Senate Committee Says Over One Trillion Naira Unaccounted For By MDAs

5 months ago /

The Senate Committee on Public Accounts says Nigeria may have lost over one trillion Naira due to the failure of the Auditor-General of the Federation to properly monitor the financial activities of ministries, departments and agencies in the past few years.

Senate To Pass $1billion Security Fund Request

1 year ago /

Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan, says that the upper legislative chamber will give speedy passage to the 1 billion Dollars security fund requested by President Mohammadu Buhari from the Excess Crude Account as soon as it comes in.

Senate To Withhold Budgetary Approval For Parastatals

1 year ago /

The Nigerian Senate is to withhold budgetary approval for parastatals that fail to submit audited accounts to the office of the Auditor General of the Federation by May, 2018.

Non-passage Of PIB Hindering Oil Sector Reforms - Stakeholders

4 years ago /

A remediation meeting to push for the implementation of recommendations in various reports on Nigeria's oil and gas industry has identified the delay in the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill as a major hindrance to reforms in the sector.  


Public Accounts: Nigerian Senate pushes for transparency

5 years ago /

With less than 2 years to the end of the Millennium Development Goals, the Senate Committee on Public Accounts has expressed dissatisfaction over reports of uncompleted and abandoned projects by the office of the President’s Senior Special Assistant on MDGs.