14 Mar 2017
The Ministry of Budget and National Planning (MBNP) has solicited the support of the National Assembly on the implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).
13 Mar 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari has signed a letter informing the National Assembly of his resumption of duty, Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the president on Media and Publicity, said on Monday.
6 Mar 2017
Barring any last-minute change, the cost of feeding each student in the 104 unity schools in the country would be increased from N88 to N200 per day.
3 Mar 2017
The National Assembly Joint Committee on Appropriation yesterday expressed disappointment at the poor funding for the 2016 capital project provided for in the 2016 budget.
28 Feb 2017
Records as at December 2016 showed that Nigeria’s economy has over N20 trillion in circulation and there is the possibility of another substantial percentage in the informal sector not captured in the estimate.
23 Feb 2017
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday sought the approval of the National Assembly for the issuance of $500 million Eurobond in the international capital market to fund the 2017 budget.
23 Feb 2017
The National Assembly had, in amending the Lottery Act, transferred the power to grant licences to lottery operators from states to the Federal Government for the purpose of boosting federal revenue.
21 Feb 2017
A meeting of the Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF) with members of the National Assembly and the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been postponed due to boycott......
14 Feb 2017
From my own personal understanding, constituency projects were conceived to give money to members of the National Assembly who will in turn execute projects of their choice in their respective constituencies.
14 Feb 2017
Karasuwa disclosed this recently in Damaturu, the state capital while speaking on the rising unemployment and poverty in the constituency he represents at the National Assembly.
13 Feb 2017
Saraki made the remark on Monday in Abuja at the opening of public hearing on the 2017 budget organised by the joint committees of the Senate and House of Representatives on Appropriation.
11 Feb 2017
“This decision is to avoid a repeat of allegation of budget padding, as was the case last year. “Therefore, we have agreed to bring stakeholders to a roundtable in a public hearing that we hope to begin on Monday,” he said.