Details of N1.6tr 2017 capital spending still not ready
Barely two months after the shelf life of the 2017 budget ended, details of the capital component amounting to about N1.58t have not been tidied yet into a single document to explain what project, and which contractor got what.Findings by The Guardian at the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation
A N242bn bill for elections?
When President Muhammadu Buhari sent a request the other day to the National Assembly for virement of funds for the purpose of next year’s general elections, Nigerians were justifiably aghast. In government business, his request was and is not new but the huge amount involved is cause for concern.
Why I declare for reelection early - Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said he declared his intention to contest the 2019 Presidential Election early in order to douse rising speculations in the country. Buhari also said the decision would the All Progressives Congress (APC) enough time to prepare for the polls.
Buhari engages critical stakeholders for solutions to nation’s challenges – SGF
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night met with members of Parliamentary Support Group as part of efforts to build synergy, consensus on national issues to find solutions to socio-economic and security challenges facing the country.
Buhari meets Saraki in Aso Rock, NEC silent on revenue sharing crisis
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with Senate President Bukola Saraki at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Support group alleges plot to link Atiku with herders’ attacks
The Atiku Renaissance Group has accused the Federal Government of planning to link former Vice President to the raging killings by herdsmen in parts of the federation.
Christian body urges Buhari to end massacres
A non-denominational organisation, Christian Conscience, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to act decisively in containing the orgy of killings in the country, describing the mayhem...
Ekwueme’s family thanks Buhari, seeks completion of mausoleum
Wife of the late former Vice-President Alex Ekwueme, Beatrice, and brother, Prof. Laz, yesterday led the family to the Presidential Villa, Abuja, where they held a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari.