Udoma Udo Udoma
2019 budget has N103 billion funding gap, says Udoma
Immediate past Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, yesterday said the nation’s 2019 budget had a funding gap of N102.83 billion. He, however, linked the development to the increase made by the National Assembly. During the public presentation of the budget signed into law on Monday by President Muhammadu Buhari, Udoma insisted…
Nigeria may not achieve 7% ERGP target by 2020, says Udoma
Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma has said Nigeria is not likely to achieve the seven per cent target of the Economic and Recovery Growth Plan (ERGP) by 2020.
Minister allays fears over 2019 budget oil price benchmark
The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, on Wednesday in Abuja allayed fears over the oil price benchmark for the 2019 budget.
Udoma, Enelamah push economic recovery, growth agenda
Nigeria’s delegation to the 2019 edition of the World Economic Forum (WEF), in Davos, Switzerland, made a strong case for the country’s economic priorities within the development policy framework of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).
Government borrows N1.16 trillion from equity market
To finance its fiscal and infrastructure deficits owing to paucity of funds, the Federal Government had borrowed about N1.16 trillion from the equities market in 2018, including the maiden N100 billion Sukuk designed to fund critical road network across the country.
Population explosion caused by farmers’ increasing procreation, says Lokpobiri
Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Heineken Lokpobiri, has said farmers who leverage on the successes...
I’m yet to get National Assembly nod on 2019 budget, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari says he is yet to get a date from the National Assembly for the presentation of the 2019 appropriation bill.The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, who made the disclosure yesterday in Abuja,...
Government assures of resuscitating economy to boost job creation
Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma has said that the Federal Government is making good progress in its efforts to revive and resuscitate the economy.
FG disburses over N120 billion to 800,000 farmers
The Nigerian government said it has disbursed over N120 billion to about 800,000 farmers in the country since the commencement of Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP). Minister of Economic planning and budget, Udoma Udo Udoma, made the disclosure at the 42nd Annual Conference of Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) in Lagos on…
Minister assures Nigerians of internet connectivity in all 774 LGs in 4years
Nigeria's minister for budget and national planning Udoma Udo Udoma said all 774 local government areas in the country will have internet connectivity in the next four years. The minister gave the assurance while speaking at the 42nd Annual Conference of Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) in Lagos on Thursday. “One…