I signed revised 2020 budget to mitigate Covid-19 effect, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, signed into law, the revised N10.8 trillion budget for the year 2020 passed by the National Assembly in June.
FG projects N11.86trn expenditure for 2021
The Federal Government has projected an aggregate expenditure of N11.86 trillion for 2021. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning
Reps clears Orelope-Adefulire of financial impropriety on N33 billion budgetary allocation
The House Committee on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has cleared Victoria Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari
N4.5tr budget deficit may trigger fresh recession, minister warns
With the deficit financing of the revised N10.509 trillion 2020 budget rising from N1.847 trillion to N4.563 trillion, the economy might be heading for another recession...
How 10-year-old N4.3 billion secret account was uncovered, by Ondo government
There was mouth-gaping surprise in Ondo State as N4.3 billion was secretly stashed in a bank account for the past 10 years without following a due process as the Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu-led government
Criticisms trail NBET’s board structure, movement to finance ministry
Some stakeholders in the nation’s power sector have expressed divergent opinion over the constitution of the new board of the Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading Company as well as the movement of the agency
FG releases N285bn for capital projects
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, yesterday said the Federal Government has so far released N285 billion for the 2020 capital projects.
Senate panel quizzes AG over lawyer paid $4m as consultancy fee for ECA
The Senate yesterday quizzed the Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF), Idris Ahmed, over the identity of a lawyer who collected $4 million as payment for the professional fees