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2018 Budget: President Buhari reveals federal govt’s plan to borrow N1.6 trillion

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, while presenting the 2018 budget before a joint session of the National Assembly said his government plans to borrow N1.699 trillion in 2018.

2018 Budget: Ex-ANAN chief urges federal govt to ensure enormous investment in infrastructure

Former President, Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Dr Samuel Nzekwe, has advised the Federal Government to ensure enormous investments in infrastructure to provide growth in the nation’s economy.

2018 Budget: President Buhari increases allocation for Niger Delta

President Muhammadu Buhari in his speech at the National Assembly, Tuesday, announced an allocation of N53.89 billion for the Niger Delta Ministry and N71.20billion for the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, in the 2018 budget proposal, a marked increase over last year.

Ex-NIEEE chief Sunday Makinde lauds federal govt’s stand on $45 oil benchmark for 2018...

Mr Sunday Makinde, the former Chairman, Nigerian Institution for Electrical Electronic Engineers (NIEEE), on Tuesday commended the Federal Government for pegging the 2018 budget benchmark at 45 dollars per barrel of oil.

Key details of 2018 budget proposal

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presented the 2018 budget proposal to the join section of the National Assembly.

2018 Budget: President Buhari begs National Assembly to support his economic policies

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday called on the National Assembly to support his economic policies.

2018 budget: Senator Saraki tells federal govt to plug leakages

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has said if the 2018 budget is to be funded, the nation cannot afford to turn a blind eye to revenue under-performance.

Federal govt will begin implementation of 2018 budget by January – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman, says the federal government will begin implementation of the 2018 budget by January.

President Buhari presents N8.612 trillion 2018 budget to National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presented a total of N8.612 trillion 2018 budget estimate to the joint session of the National Assembly.

President Buhari ready to present 2018 budget next week – Presidency

The Presidency said yesterday that President Muhammadu Buhari was fully ready to present the 2018 Appropriation Bill to the National Assembly, adding that he was only waiting for the legislative arm of government to give him a date for the presentation.

National Assembly will get 2018 Budget in October – minister

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, on Thursday, promised that the Federal Government would do everything within its power to ensure that the 2018 Appropriation Bill is submitted to the National Assembly in October as earlier promised.

Fed govt to submit 2018 budget to National Assembly in October

The Director General, Budget Office of the Federation, Mr Ben Akabueze, on Monday said the 2018 Executive Budget proposal would be submitted to the National Assembly in October.

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