Governance

Presidency reacts to NASS response on alterations to 2018 Budget

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, insisted in a statement on Friday that the Executive, through the Ministry of Budget and National Planning, was in touch with the National Assembly ...

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We didn’t make cuts to Second Niger Bridge, Enugu Airport projects – Senate

The South-East Caucus in the Senate has opposed the alterations made by the National Assembly to the 2018 budget ...

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Boko Haram no longer controls any territory in Nigeria – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has once again said the terrorist group Boko Haram has been degraded and is no longer in control of any part of Nigeria ...

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Air force to convey INEC materials for 2019 elections

The Nigerian Air Force said on Thursday that it would provide transport aircraft to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the movement of election materials and other logistics nationwide ...

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FG to adopt electronic border management

The Nigerian government says it will deploy electronic border management to control illegal migration and address insecurity. The Minister of Interior, Abdurahman Dambazzau disclosed this ...

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2018: I was forced to sign budget, may not implement fiscal plan – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday signed the 2018 N9.12 trillion Appropriation Bill into law in the absence of the Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara ...

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National Assembly justifies 2018 budget adjustments

The National Assembly said it was not worried by concerns raised by President Muhammadu Buhari over the adjustments it made to the 2018 appropriation bill as the lawmakers “only did their jobs” ...

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Fed Govt to establish cattle ranches in Adamawa, Benue, Edo, Ebonyi, Oyo, five other states

The federal government is to set up 94 ranches in 10 states prone to herdsmen/farmers clashes ...

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MDAs to authenticate tax clearance certificates before payment – Adeosun

The Federal Government has mandated all Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government (MDAs) and the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to authenticate all Tax Clearance Certificates (TCCs) presented by companies and individuals engaged ...

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2017 Budget: FG releases N1.58tr capital cost to MDAs

The Federal Government has announced that a total of N1,580,270,755,084.44(One trillion, five hundred and eighty billion, two hundred and seventy million, seven hundred and fifty-five thousand, eighty-four naira, forty-four kobo) capital cost ...

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