Tag: National Economic Council

FG, states should budget 15% to education

admin- October 19, 2018

The National Economic Council (NEC) has advised the Federal and state governments to allocate 15 per cent of their budgets to education. This was part ... Read More

Presidential Aide Justifies Buhari’s Approval of $1bn Security Fund

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2018

President Mohammadu Buhari Presidential spokesman Femi Adesina says those opposing or criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of one billion dollars for security funding are only ... Read More

admin- April 6, 2018

Presidential media adviser, Femi Adesina says those opposing or criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of one billion dollars for security funding are only playing politics ... Read More

FG, State Governments Collaborate On Ease Of Doing Business

Abdul Jimoh- August 29, 2017

State governments on Thursday restated their commitment to initiate and implement Doing Business reforms that will positively impact on businesses and stand them out among ... Read More

Budget Support Facility To States: FG Begins Verification

Henry Solomon- February 16, 2017

As the Federal Government continues its monthly Budget Support Facility to the States, a verification process to ensure that benefiting State governments comply with the ... Read More

Governors Endorse FG’s Plan To Increase Revenue Generation

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2016

In support of the Buhari administration’s effort to diversify and deepen the nation’s revenue profile, state governors as members of the National Economic Council, NEC, ... Read More

FG, States Intensify Focus On Agricultural Diversification

Henry Solomon- July 21, 2016

The National Economic Council meeting held today, Thursday 21 July 2016 with governors from the states and the Central Bank discussed specific steps and actions ... Read More

President Buhari’s Address At The Opening of The National Economic Council Retreat on The Economy

Tanimu- March 21, 2016

President Buhari Address NEC Protocols: I am delighted to have the opportunity to address this distinguished and all-important retreat on the Nigerian economy. The purpose ... Read More

Two Days National Economic Retreat Opens In Abuja, Aiming At Medium And Long Term Viable Policy

Tanimu- March 21, 2016

A two day retreat aimed at generating immediate, medium and long term viable policy solutions to national economic challenges is underway in Abuja. The event ... Read More

Accountant-General of the Federation: Balance Of Recovered Abacha’s Loot Stands At $26m,19m Pounds

Henry Solomon- December 18, 2015

Alhaji Ahmed Idris, Accountant-General of the Federation, Nigeria News agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Accountant-General of the Federation, Alhaji Ahmed Idris, yesterday reported ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Address At the Inauguration of the National Economic Council

Henry Solomon- June 30, 2015

His Excellency President Muhammad Buhari   Protocol   I am delighted to be here with you at this occasion on the inauguration of the National Economic ... Read More

National Economic Council, chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 30, 2015

Another fruitful outcome from the maiden meeting of the National Economic Council is the charting of a new course for proper management of the Federation ... Read More

National Economic Council Meeting

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 15, 2014

  By Abdullahi Garba Birnin Kudu The National Economic Council has approved the training of seven thousand four hundred skilled and low level manpower in ... Read More