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National Budget

19 Feb 2020
Experts that gathered at the just concluded 2020 Budget and the Finance Act forum, organised by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), in Lagos, at the weekend, have called for review of the entire budget process to ensure meaningful economic growth...
18 Jul 2019
A joint campaign against wasteful and frivolous items and appropriations that have become routine in the national budget, led by Centre for Social Justice ....
13 Jan 2019
Attempts to remove, by administrative procedures, the autonomy and independence, which the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) enjoys by virtue of Section 1(3) of its Act of 2007 may have surfaced, after all. And this is curious at this time when the economy is facing some stress and global attention. The other day, the Director…
20 Jan 2018
The proposed budgetary profile for State House in this fiscal year has an increase of about N2billion, when compared to last year’s budgetary allocation.   While last year’s total budget for the State House was N13.567billion, the proposed vote for this year is N15.479bn. The increase, as stated before the Senate Committee on Federal Character…
20 Jan 2018
Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ete-Ibas, has told the House Committee on Navy not to undermine the budget estimate of the Nigerian Navy pending before it for approval.  He said non-approval of the estimated budget of the service had grave consequence for the country, as it would spend heavier sums of money to contain…


17 mins ago
Not relenting on the chart-topping success of "Feeling," Ladipoe is back with a new song titled "Running" on which he features Fireboy DML. "Running" is Ladipoe's second single this year. The rapper revealed that it is also the first single off his forthcoming EP "Providence," set to drop next month. Fireboy, who delivered the chorus,…
24 mins ago
Communications Commission (NCC) on Friday alerted Nigerians of the existence of new, high-risk and extremely-damaging, Malware called “ Flubot”.
29 mins ago
Nigeria’s Ambassador to Benin Republic, Gen. Tukur Buratai (Rtd), has said the North-East lacks development and this is fuelling insurgency in the zone.
41 mins ago
Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi Friday said train service will resume on the Abuja-Kaduna route on Saturday, days after a section of the rail line was blown by gunmen. Amaechi, who disclosed this yesterday during an on-site inspection of the scene of the blast, said government is working with the Department of State Services and…
3 hours ago
Borno says it will close all Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps located within Maiduguri, by Dec. 31.