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2020 budget

22 Feb
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says as at December 2020, Federal Government recorded 89 per cent release to Ministries Departments and Agencies
17 Dec 2020
The Senate, yesterday, passed a bill extending the implementation of the capital component of the 2020 Appropriation Act to March next year.
11 Nov 2020
The Lagos State Government says it is targeting a performance level of at least 86 per cent of the year 2020 budget at the end of the fourth quarter.
15 Oct 2020
President of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan, has said that the early consideration and passage of the 2020 budget, that returned the nation’s budget cycle to January-December, has increased its implementation.
30 Sep 2020
• Buhari may present 2021 appropriation next week, to refund N148b for roads Implementation of the 2020 budget may have further hit the rocks, as the Federal Government has suffered a $14 billion revenue loss on account of the falling oil price at the international market. Senate President Ahmad Lawan, who made the disclosure, yesterday,…
28 Jul 2020
The Enugu State Government has reviewed downwards the 2020 budget of N169.5 billion to N146.4 billion due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
28 Jul 2020
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, yesterday, announced a reduction of the state’s 2020 budget by 24.3 per cent, following the impact of the coronavirus pandemic in the country.
28 Jul 2020
Group donates to FRSC against COVID-19 Amid current realities such as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and other economic indices, Cross River State government has slashed its 2020 ‘Budget of Olimpotic Meristamasis’ by about 80 per cent. The initial budget of N1.1 trillion was reduced to N147 billion, as the state government led by Professor Ben…
17 Jul 2020
The Imo State Government has slashed its 2020 budget by N51 billion.The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba, said after the State Executive Council
16 Jul 2020
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State yesterday sought the approval of the Oyo State House of Assembly for downward review of the 2020 fiscal budget from N208.8 billion to N169.97 billion amid COVID-19 pandemic.
13 Jul 2020
A development Economist, Dr Chiwuike Uba, is doubtful of the workability of the revised 2020 budget of N10.8 trillion signed into law last week by President Muhammadu Buhari.
11 Jul 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, signed into law, the revised N10.8 trillion budget for the year 2020 passed by the National Assembly in June.


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