Tag archive for ‘2018 Budget’
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...

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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...

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By metro On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

2018 Budget: stakeholders advise FG to check militants

Some stakeholders have advised the Federal Government to check activities of militants to achieve the 2018 budget revenue target. They made the observation in interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in More...

By metro On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

2018 budget speech: budget of consolidation

Delivered by: His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari President, Federal Republic of Nigeria At the Joint Session of the National Assembly, Abuja  Tuesday, 7TH of November 2017 PROTOCOLS 1.         More...

By metro On Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Reps protest as Buhari seeks to present 2018 budget

•Senate leader lists conditions for early passage John Ameh, Olalekan Adetayo and Leke Baiyewu Members of the House of Representatives on Thursday protested as President Muhammadu Buhari requested their permission More...

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By metro On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Updates: President Buhari to present 2018 budget to parliament on Nov 7

President Muhammadu Buhari will present the 2018 budget to parliament on Nov 7, he said in a letter on Thursday, seeking to avoid the delays that have plagued previous budgets, not passed until well into the years More...