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21 Dec 2018
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Wednesday presented a budget of N275.8 billion for 2019 to the state House of Assembly for consideration. Dickson said at the resention that the budget that would help in the completion of all ongoing projects as well as ensure payment of remaining salary arrears of workers in the state.…
20 Dec 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday presented a budget proposal of N8.83 trillion to a rowdy joint session of the National Assembly...
19 Dec 2018
The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has reiterated the need to capture subsidy in the nation’s annual budget if government still funded it. He made the remark when President Muhammadu Buhari presented the 2019 Budget of N8.83 trillion before the joint session of the National Assembly on Wednesday. The News Agency of Nigeria…
19 Dec 2018
The All Progressives Congress (APC), has charged the National Assembly to rise above political interests and put the country first in its consideration of the proposed N8.83 trillion 2019 national budget. Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary gave the charge on Wednesday in Abuja. He was reacting to the attitude of the Peoples Democratic…
19 Dec 2018
The Fiscal Responsibility Act 2007 requires the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF), which undergirds the preparation, to be ready before the end of the second quarter (June).
15 Dec 2018
Senator Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South has pleaded with his colleagues in the Senate and House of Representatives not to boycott the 2019 Budget presentation by President Muhammadu Buhari. Ndume told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Abuja that if the comment credited to the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Mr…
13 Dec 2018
Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari will next Wednesday present the 2019 budget proposal before the Senate and House of Representatives. “May I crave the kind indulgence of the House of Representatives to grant me the slot of 11 hours on Wednesday, 19th December, 2018 to formally present the 2019 appropriation bill in a joint session and…
19 Oct 2018
The Minister for Budget and National Planning Minister, Udoma Udo Udoma, has expressed doubt over returning Nigeria’s budgeting cycle to the traditional January to December calendar any time soon.
17 Jul 2018
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday said the 2019 general elections will cost the country about 242.4 billion Naira. The general elections have been scheduled to hold February 16 and March 2, 2019, to elect the President and the National Assembly. The 75-year-old president sent a letter to the National Assembly to seek the approval of…
13 Jul 2018
The Kaduna State Government says it will soon organise a town hall meeting to seek input of its citizens and the private sector in its 2019 budget. The state Commissioner for Planning and Budget, Mr Muhammad Abdulahi, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Kaduna. According…


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