Tag: 2018 budget

President Buhari Gives Directive For Immediate Activation of Economy

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that urgent step be taken by all Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to activate the nation’s economy ... Read More

School feeding Programme: FG feeds 8.7m school children

admin- June 21, 2018

Mrs Zainab Ahmed, Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, says the Federal Government has no fewer than 8.7 million school children in its ... Read More

Budget 2018: Quick Release Of Funds Will Ensure Optimum Performance – Experts

Abdul Jimoh- June 21, 2018

Financial experts on Thursday advised the Federal Government to avoid bureaucratic bottlenecks and ensure quick release of funds for the optimal performance of the 2018 ... Read More

Namdas’s Remark at 2018 Budget Signing

Tanimu- June 20, 2018

The House of Representatives is appreciative of President Muhammadu Buhari in signing the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law and wish to make the following observations: ... Read More

2018 Budget: Experts want change in disbursement approach

admin- May 17, 2018

2018 Budget: Experts want change and disbursement approach Some financial experts on Thursday said the Federal Government must change its approach towards the implementation and ... Read More

Minimum wage, subsidy not captured in 2018 Budget

admin- May 17, 2018

President Buhari submitting the 2018 Budget to the NASS in 2017 The Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation, Sen. Danjuma Goje, has said that no provision ... Read More

Reps to pass 2018 budget next Tuesday-Namdas

inno.korie- May 3, 2018

The House of Representatives on Thursday says it has finally resolved to pass the 2018 Appropriation Bill next Tuesday. The Chairman of the House Committee ... Read More

Delay in passage of 2018 budget impacts negatively on economy — CSO

inno.korie- April 3, 2018

Mr Eze Onyekpere, Lead Director, Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), a Civil Society Organisation (CSO), says the delay in the passage of the 2018 budget ... Read More

State House Targets Completion of On-Going Projects in 2018 Budget Projects

Tanimu- February 23, 2018

Attah Esa, Abuja: The Permanent Secretary, State House, Mr Jalal Arabi, Friday in Abuja said the 2018 budget proposals of the State House will focus ... Read More

Nasarawa Government Says It Has Generated N5.5bn IGR in 2017

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2017

Nasarawa State Government said it generated about N5.5 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) between January and October 2017. Mr Ayuba Ayenajeh, the Commissioner for ... Read More

Nasarawa State 2018 Expenditure Estimate

Tanimu- November 30, 2017

Recurrent Expenditure A total of Forty-five Billion, One Hundred and Ninety Million, Nine Hundred and Forty-one Thousand, Two Hundred and Eighty-four Naira (N45,190,941,284) representing 36.79% ... Read More

Senate To Begin Debate On 2018 Appropriation Bill On Nov. 22 – Saraki

Abdul Jimoh- November 16, 2017

The President of the Senate, Dr  Bukola Saraki, says the debate on the 2018 appropriation bill will commence on Wednesday, Nov. 22. Saraki, who made ... Read More

2018 Budget: FG’s Non-Oil Revenue Projection Impresses Expert

Abdul Jimoh- November 8, 2017

The President, Institute of Fiscal Studies of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Ighedosa, has commended the Federal Government for making non-oil sector as the centre of its ... Read More

#Budget2018 Appropriation Bill: Dogara Promises Expedite Action for Assent

Henry Solomon- November 7, 2017

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara on Tuesday said that the National Assembly would expedite action toward consideration and passage of the 2018 Appropriation ... Read More

Federal Executive Council Approves 2018 Draft Budget

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2017

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved 2018 draft budget proposal, Road Trust Fund (RTF) and the construction of 14-kilometre 330KVA transmission line to evacuate ... Read More

FG Starts 2018 Budget Process To Align With ERGP

Abdul Jimoh- June 13, 2017

FG Starts 2018 Budget Process To Align With ERGP The Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning on Tuesday in Abuja began the process of ... Read More