Tag: National Planning

UN Deputy Secretary-General Advises On Prompt Preparations For Census

Henry Solomon- April 7, 2017

Deputy Secretary-General, Ms Amina Mohammed, has  tasked the Federal Government on the need to promptly begin preparations for the next population census. Mohammed gave the ... Read More

What The President Said At The Ministerial Retreat on The Economy

Henry Solomon- September 15, 2016

I am delighted to be here with you at this Ministerial Retreat on the Economy and the Budget. The theme of the Retreat which is ... Read More

President Buhari Appoints Akabueze DG Budget Office

Abdul Jimoh- June 10, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of his Special Adviser on Planning, Mr Ben Akabueze as the new Director General of the Budget Office ... Read More

FEC directs MDAs to fast-track release of capital budgets

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2016

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday directed Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), to fast-track the release of their capital budgets to quickly reflate the ... Read More

Senate To Establish Poverty Eradication Commission

Henry Solomon- June 7, 2016

The Senate has pledged its commitment to expeditiously pass the Bill for an Act to Establish National Poverty Eradication Commission to tackle the high rate ... Read More

Nigeria To End Fuel Importation In The Next Three Years

Henry Solomon- May 5, 2016

The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed on Wednesday has revealed Federal Government's plan to end importation of petroleum product in three ... Read More

Federal Government Already Planning For The 2017 Budget

Henry Solomon- April 29, 2016

The Ministry of Budget and National Planning has said that it has started preparation of the 2017 budget to enhance economic development. Hajia Zainab Ahmed, ... Read More

FG Approves Mechanism For Smooth Implementation of 2016 Budget

Henry Solomon- April 21, 2016

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday in Abuja approved a monitoring and evaluation mechanism for the successful implementation of the 2016 budget when finally ... Read More

Minister Assures Nigerians Of Quick Passage of 2016 Budget

Henry Solomon- February 18, 2016

Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, Minister of Budget and National Planning The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, has assured Nigerians of ... Read More