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Budget and National Planning

26 Oct 2020
For the period covering 2019 to 2023, the Federal Government is prioritising corruption, national cohesion and seven others in its medium-term plan, the Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, Clem Agba, has disclosed.
5 Mar 2020
The Budget Office of the Federation (BOF) has urged collaboration between the Executive and Judiciary to provide qualitative leadership as part of an effort aimed at strengthening the budget process
14 Dec 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari is to present the 2019 appropriation bill to the joint session of the National Assembly next Wednesday. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, dropped the hint yesterday while reading the president’s correspondence at plenary. It read: “May I crave the kind indulgence of the House of Representatives to grant me…
20 Nov 2018
Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma has said that the Federal Government is making good progress in its efforts to revive and resuscitate the economy.
29 Jan 2018
The word “frivolous” implies something that has no serious purpose or value, and in the context of the national budget...
15 Dec 2017
Budget and National Planning Minister, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has told a delegation of French businessmen that Nigeria’s priority is to create a better environment for businesses to thrive, as the country is focused on expanding the productive base of the economy. While receiving the delegation, which was accompanied by the French Ambassador to Nigeria,…


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Kebbi government has allocated 200 hectares of land to a private investor to set up a 5,600 megawatts solar power plant in the state. Alhaji Suleiman Muhammad-Argungu, former Chief of Staff to Gov. Atiku Bagudu, told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi that the company would soon begin work on the project. A team of 30 Canadian…
33 mins ago
The Apapa Area Command of the  National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), said it seized 19,703.25 kgs of hard drugs, worth over N6 billion between January and June 20. Its Commander, Mr Ameh Inalegwu, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN ) in Lagos on Saturday. He said that the command was ready to…
37 mins ago
At least 17 young people were found dead at a nightclub in a township in South Africa's southern city of East London on Sunday, police said. "We got a report about 17 (people) that died in a local tavern in Scenery Park which is based in East London," a provincial police chief brigadier Thembinkosi Kinana…
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Friendship means different things to different people. To some, it could be a person who listens attentively to their rants, a person, who lovingly cares and respects them,  and to others, it could be a person who buys their aso-ebi.  You may ask, what is aso-ebi? It originated from the Yoruba tribe. It is simply…
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The National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) has confirmed an oil wellhead leak at Oil Mining Lease (OML) 18, operated by an indigenous operator, Eroton Exploration and Production Limited. OML 18, which produces and exports crude through the 97 kilomeiter Nembe Creek Trunkline (NCTL), is located near the corridors of the export line…