Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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12 Aug
Mrs. Comfort Eyitayo is the 57th President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). In this interview with OLAWUNMI OJO, she speaks on the economic development of the country
25 Jul
Whenever we check our social media, on the road and we always see the skin of women. We are also shown the advertisement of products that makes our skin glow but when we check the price, we take a step back. Imagine coming across a product that is more than you can originally afford; it…
13 Jul
Enugu state government recorded an inflow of N20.1 billion with the first quarter of year 2021. The state’s Ministry of Budget and Planning yesterday stated that the state government recorded
7 Mar
The Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning, in conjunction with other international development partners, is set to host an enlightenment webinar session
18 Feb
President Muhammadu Buhari administration is seeking the National Assembly approval for the sale of national assets largely to finance the N13.58 trillion 2021 budget, PremiumTimes reported. At least 36 of Nigeria's tax-payers properties were listed in the executive document titled “NCP Approved 2021 Work Plan.” The document shows the names of the “projects” (as described…
24 Oct 2020
• ICPC Drags Rep Member To Court Over N1.6m Bribe The Minister of State, Budget, and National Planning, Prince Clem Ikanade Agba has assured that the days of putting money into projects without monitoring and evaluation were over. Agba gave the assurance in Kaduna while declaring open a four-day Capacity Building workshop for Departments of…
28 Aug 2020
The Borno State Commissioner of Finance, Budget and Economic Planning, Ahmed Lawan, has said the 2021-2023 Midterm Framework has ‘better and higher promises’ for enhanced revenue projections. According to him, the three-year plan also has a better capacity to respond to people’s yearnings and aspirations. Speaking Thursday, at a town hall meeting held at the…
7 Aug 2020
Revenue crisis, compounded by the coronavirus pandemic, may push Nigeria to further borrowing, therefore pushing budget deficit beyond the projected N4.28 trillion to at least N6 trillion
4 Aug 2020
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has signed into law the revised 2020 appropriation bill of N300,370,071,183.33. Following the adverse impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on revenues, the state government had reviewed downward the salaries of political appointees and elected officers. He stated this shortly after the presentation of the budget to him by Majority Leader…
1 Aug 2020
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has signed into law, the revised appropriation bill of N114.9 billion for the year 2020. The budget themed, ‘’Accelerating Infrastructural Development
29 Jul 2020
The Oyo State House of Assembly yesterday reviewed downward the 2020 budget from N213,788,033,002.97 to N174,087,453,241.46.
26 Jul 2020
A coalition of civil society groups, led by Stay Alert Human Rights Awareness Initiative (SAHRI) and Civil Society Parliamentary Support Network (CSPSN)


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Gerard Pique sparked Barcelona's flailing Champions League campaign into life on Wednesday by scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Dynamo Kiev, a victory that was witnessed by a half-empty Camp Nou.
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The Taliban agreed Wednesday to work with Russia, China and Iran on regional security after the Kremlin warned of emerging Islamic State and drug-trafficking threats in the wake of the hardline group's takeover in Afghanistan.
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The Police Command in Niger on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of thirteen passengers by gunmen at Konar Barau village of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
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By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.