Tag archive for ‘2018 Budget’
Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi
By metro On Monday, February 19th, 2018

Ugwuanyi signs Enugu 2018 budget into law

Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Monday signed the 2018 budget of N103.5 billion into law. Signing the document in Enugu, Ugwuanyi reiterated his administration’s readiness to deliver good More...

By metro On Friday, January 12th, 2018

APC challenges Wike to make 2018 budget public

The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Friday challenged the state Governor, Nyesom Wike to make the public the state’s 2018 budget. The party gave the call while warning that it won’t More...

Kemi Adeosun
By metro On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Senate challenges Adeosun on passage of 2018 budget

The Senate on Tuesday challenged the Minister of Finance kemi Adeosun, on Federal Government’s insistence on passing the 2018 Budget in January when less than 50 per cent of the 2017 budget was only implemented. The More...

By metro On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Kaduna: El-Rufai signs N216bn 2018 Budget

El-Rufai Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has signed the N216.55 billion, 2018 budget passed by the State House of Assembly into law. The budget is made up of N131.1 billion capital expenditure and N85.44 billion More...

By metro On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Edo 2018 budget scales second reading

The 2018 Appropriation Bill of Edo on Monday passed second reading at the House of Assembly. Gov. Godwin Obaseki had on Nov. 29 presented a budget estimate of N146.65 billion to the assembly for consideration. Leading More...

By metro On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Ambode presents 2018 Budget to Lagos Assembly on Monday

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State will  present the 2018 Appropriation Bill to the state House of Assembly for approval on Monday. A statement by Ms Bose Lambo, Director, Public Affairs of the Assembly, More...

By metro On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Tension Ass Reps Commence Debate On 2018 Budget

‎ Issues regarding the non-implementation of Zonal‎ Intervention projects, otherwise known as constituency projects in the 2017 appropriation featured prominently Tuesday as the House of Representatives commenced More...

By metro On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

2018 budget: 7.04 per cent allocation to education unacceptable – ERC tells FG

The Education Rights Campaign (ERC) has described the 7.04 per cent allocation to education in the proposed 2018 budget as unacceptable, as it condemned it in strong terms, calling for upward review of budgetary More...

By metro On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Reps begin debate on 2018 budget estimates Nov. 28

The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yussuf Lasun on Tuesday said that members would commence debate on the general principles of the 2018 Appropriation Bill of N8.6 trillion from Nov. 28. Lasun, More...

Itse Sagay
By metro On Friday, November 10th, 2017

FG to partly fund 2018 budget with N500bn recovered loot – Sagay

The Federal Government is to partly fund the proposed N8.6 trillion budget for 2018 with N500bn recovered through its anti-corruption efforts, the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, More...