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Nigeria targets improved growth, ranking by 2020 with focus labs
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja said that the Federal Government was working assiduously to reach the target of moving Nigeria up in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking by 2020, as well as accelerate economic growth.
Hate speech… Experts insist on review of Nigerian Media Code of Election
Media practitioners have canvassed the review of Nigerian Media Code of Election to guide against hate speech. They made the appeal in Lagos at a two-day meeting of International Press Centre...
Government seeks investments in real sector with focus labs
The Minister, Budget and National Planning, Senator. Udoma Udo Udoma, said the federal government’s target is to attract an investment commitment of $25 billion (N7.6 trillion) where he said a huge chunk would come from domestic investment over the next three years.
FG to generate $25b from proposed economic labs in 2018
The Federal Government plans to generate about $25 billion in foreign and domestic investments from the launch of its economic “Focused Laboratories” next month.
Reps summon Adeosun, Udoma, Ngige over poor remittance to NSITF
The House of Representatives yesterday summoned the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun and her counterparts in Labour and Productivity, Chris Ngige and Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma.
Nigeria, Japan sign N642m economic, social development grant pact
Nigeria and Japan on Tuesday, signed a grant aid project on economic and social development worth N642million. The amount would be provided by the Government of Japan.
Nigeria, Japan sign N642m grant to assist FG’s economic development efforts
Nigeria and Japan on Tuesday signed a N642 million grant to assist the Federal Government’s economic efforts.The amount would be provided by the Government of Japan.
2018 to be driven by PPPs, says Udoma
Much of the key infrastructural projects delivery captured in the N8.61 trillion 2018 Federal Government Budget of Nigeria is to be driven under the Public Private Partnership [PPP] arrangement, the Minister of Budget and National Planning , Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma has said.
FEC approves N458m to hire Malaysian firm for economic growth plan, N27.2b for Gombe-Biu road
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N458 million for the payment of consultancy services to a Malaysian firm to facilitate the review of its Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) for a period of three months.
Nigeria's recurrent expenditure releases for 2017 hits N4.24trn - Udoma
Nigeria's minister of Budget and National Planning Senator Udoma Udo Udoma said recurrent releases to Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) under the 2017 budget had reached N4.24 trillion. Udoma said this on Wednesday in Abuja while giving an overview of the 2018 Budget Proposal tagged “Budget of Consolidation”. He gave a breakdown on recurrent…