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December 7, 2018 2:29 PM FEC approves 2019 budget proposal

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved next year’s budget proposal. The approval was granted during Friday’s special FEC session presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa. The Minister of Budget and Planning, Udoma Udoma announced the approval while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the FEC meeting 18

December 4, 2018 10:53 AM Parliamentary staff vow to continue protest until National Assembly clerk is removed

Members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria in the National Assembly (PASAN) have vowed to continue their protest over non payment of allowances until the Clerk to the National Assembly, CNA, Mr. Sani Omolori, was removed from office. PASAN made good their threat to picket the National Assembly on Monday after strenuous effort to have their 17

November 29, 2018 3:03 PM Gov. Gaidam proposes N91.6bn as 2019 budget

The Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam Thursday presented before the State House of Assembly the sum of N91,647,597,000 as appropriation bill for the 2019 fiscal year. The budget showed a decreased of N534,739,000 from last year’s budget of N92,182,336,000 billion. Governor Gaidam, while addressing the House of Assembly chaired by the speaker Adamu 22

November 25, 2018 9:55 AM Boko Haram: What Buhari must do now – SERAP reacts to killing of soldiers

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to set up a commission of inquiry to investigate the spending of defence and military budgets between 1999 and 2018 in order to promote transparency and accountability in the sector. SERAP said the probe would ensure that the funds meant for military 30

November 6, 2018 7:57 AM ASUU strike: Nigerian govt good at making cheap promises – Union

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has described the Federal Government’s promises as cheap. ASUU President Professor Abiodun Ogunyemi said this during an interview on Lagos TV on Monday. “We have concluded that promises from the government are very cheap. We are not bothered about what promises the government makes now,” he said. Ogunyemi’s 22

October 23, 2018 5:21 PM N10b budget: Ekiti Assembly to probe Fayose

The Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Adeniran Alagbada and other members of the House have applauded the state governor, Dr kayode Fayemi for cancelling the education tax imposed on pupils by the immediate past administration of Chief Ayodele Fayose. This is as the Assembly has set up an ad-hoc Committee to investigate the passage 25

October 13, 2018 6:47 AM Allegri turns down offer to replace Mourinho at Manchester United

Juventus manager, Massimiliano Allegri, has turned down an offer from Manchester United to take over as manager, reports Calciomercato. United offered Allegri a three-year contract worth €9million to replace under-fire Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford. The Italian was even promised a €200m transfer budget, but did not have his head turned. It is however 30

October 12, 2018 7:04 AM Nigeria’s economy moving in positive direction under Buhari – Minister

Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, Thursday, in Indonesia told a global audience that the implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP 2017 – 2020) was moving Nigeria’s economy in a positive direction. A statement on Thursday by the media adviser to the Minister, James Akpadem, quoted Udoma as stating 26

September 15, 2018 6:57 AM Zainab Ahmed: 8 things you need to know about Kemi Adeosun’s replacement

Her appointment followed the resignation of Kemi Adeosun on Friday, September 14 over a NYSC certificate scandal. After accepting Adeosun’s resignation, Buhari appointed Ahmed to oversee the ministry with immediate effect. Before her new appointment, she was the State Minister, Budget and National Planning of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. 2. She obtained 31

September 13, 2018 5:49 AM APC speaks on Fayose’s offer to submit to EFCC, plans to leave Nigeria

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State on Wednesday described the offer by the outgoing governor, Ayodele Fayose to voluntarily surrender himself to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, as suspicious and diversionary. However, reacting, APC in a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Taiwo Olatunbosun insisted that the outgoing 25