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2021 Budget

23 Nov 2020
Rep Awaji-inombek Abiante has urged thhe House of Representatives to return the 2021 budget estimate of over N13 trillion to the executive. He said, “such estimate cannot take the country out of the current recession.”
20 Nov 2020
The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan says the National Assembly will pass the 2021 budget of N13. 08 trillion by the second week of December.
19 Nov 2020
The Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, approved the Finance Bill 2020 aimed at reviewing the country’s tax laws and supporting the 2021 budget.
7 Nov 2020
The Federal Government has mapped out multiple railway projects to achieve intermodal transportation in the country as captured in the N12.6 trillion 2021 budget.
6 Nov 2020
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has alerted the nation to the resurgence of COVID-19 in Europe, which has triggered further fall in oil price at the international market, saying the development is likely to affect Nigeria’s 2021 budget estimate.
5 Nov 2020
The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, said the ministry’s focus in the 2021 budget is the completion of some priority road projects, especially those on routes A1-A9.
4 Nov 2020
Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa on Wednesday presented a budget of N156.58 billion for the state’s 2021 fiscal year to the state’s House of Assembly. The budget was tagged as “Budget of Sustained Economic Growth and Social Transformation-Meeting the Next Level Agenda II”. Badaru said that it is higher than the 2020 Original and Revised…
23 Oct 2020
Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said the main thrust of the 2021 budget proposal of the ministry would be the completion of road projects in the country.
20 Oct 2020
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila says he will not not sign the 2021 Appropriation Bill if compensation for victims of police brutality
14 Oct 2020
Capital votes for the 2020 fiscal year amounting to N1.2tr was not captured when the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed presented details...
8 Oct 2020
The Federal Government says it remains committed to meeting the nation’s debt obligations as N3.12trillion is earmarked for debt service in the 2021 budget proposal.
8 Oct 2020
The 2021 budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari has been condemned by many Nigerians after over N128 billion was earmarked for the National Assembly. Buhari on Thursday presented a record 13 trillion-naira budget for 2021 to members of the National Assembly. The spending plan is about 21% rise from the revised 2020 spending plan of…


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The Minister of State for Transportation, Sen. Gbemisola Saraki, says the Onitsha river port is positioned to generate over N23billion to the Federal Government in 30 years.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved renewal of the appointment of Patience Oniha as the Director-General of the Debt Management Office (DMO) for a second term of 5 years.
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Grammy award-winning singer Kelly Clarkson has opened up on how her bitter divorce from ex-husband Brandon Black affected her career. Clarkson made this revelation speaking on Apple Music's "The Global Chart Show with Brooke Reese" on Wednesday. She said, "Everybody knows the huge divorce I went through, and it's been, like, two years and not…
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US President Joe Biden on Thursday called for an "exception" to the Senate filibuster rule so that Democrats can pass an abortion rights law, reversing the recent Supreme Court decision. The "exception to the filibuster" called for by Biden would allow Democrats to pass a law enshrining abortion access rights with their current thin majority…