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Muhammadu Buhari to present 2019 budget next week

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday present the 2019 budget proposal before the two houses of the National Assembly.

Spain to raise minimum wage to 1, 050 euros in 2019

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said Wednesday his cabinet would approve next week a 22 per cent increase in the monthly minimum wage to 1,050 euros ($1,192) in 2019.
(LtoR) Russian Minister of Energy of Russia Alexander Novak, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ (OPEC) President UAE Energy Minister Suhail al-Mazrouei and OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo of Nigeria speak during a ministerial level meeting during with OPEC members and non members during the 175th OPEC Conference on December 7, 2018 in Vienna, Austria. (Photo by JOE KLAMAR / AFP)

OPEC cuts oil production by 1.2 million barrels to offset price

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other major oil producers yesterday agreed to cut about 1.2 million barrels of oil to address falling oil price, which is currently facing a record low of $63 a barrel.
President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) December-6

FEC approves 2019 budget proposal

He however did not give details of the proposal when asked by newsmen, noting that the Nigerian constitution only allows the president to give out the details and he will do so when the National Assembly is ready to receive the draft.

Kwara proposes N157.5 billion budget for 2019

The Kwara State Government has proposed a budget of N157, 504, 952, 561 for the 2019 fiscal year.
President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting in State House on 4th July 2018

2019 budget: Muhammadu Buhari preside over special FEC session

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presides over a special Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting aimed to finalise works on the 2019 budget.

Samuel Ortom presents Benue’s 2019 budget

The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, on Thursday in Makurdi presented the 2019 Appropriation Bill of N196.5 billion to the Benue House of Assembly for passage into law.

Femi Adesina: Muhammadu Buhari to preside over ‘special’ federal executive council meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday preside over meeting of a `Special’ Federal Executive Council to deliberate solely on 2019 draft budget proposal.
Members of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria are currently picketing the Senate and House of Representatives chambers at the National Assembly.-6

National Assembly blames staff protest on non-release of 2018 Budget

The Clerk to the National Assembly (CNA), Mr. Mohammed Sani-Omolori, has blamed the picketing of the National Assembly by members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) on the non-release of the 2018 budget.
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has restated that he is an advocate of fiscal federalism, stronger state governments and state police.

PANDEF: Yemi Osinbajo frustrating development in Niger Delta

Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, the umbrella body of traditional rulers, leaders and stakeholders of the Niger Delta region has accused the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbjo of causing confusion in the Niger Delta region with his purported abandonment of the Strategic Implementation Work Plan, SWIP, for development of the oil and gas-rich region.

Yobe government budgets N91.6 billion for 2019

Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State, yesterday, announced N91,647,597,000 as budget for 2019, which he presented before the state House of Assembly, tagging it Budget of Consolidation.

Rotimi Akeredolu: I’ll tackle Akure airport challenges

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Thursday assured the National Airspace Management Authority (NAMA) that he would tackle some of the challenges confronting the Akure airport.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

2019 Budget: Godwin Obaseki to spend N9 billion on pension, arrears, gratuity

The Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration in Edo State plans to sustain the regular payment of pensioners’ entitlements in 2019 to demonstrate its respect for the state’s senior citizens.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Godwin Obaseki presents N175 billion 2019 budget proposal to Edo Assembly

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Monday presented a budget proposal of N175 billion for 2019 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly.
Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, says President Muhammadu Buhari is not mentally and physically equipped to govern Nigeria.

Dino Melaye: Muhammadu Buhari not mentally fit to govern Nigeria

Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, says President Muhammadu Buhari is not mentally and physically equipped to govern Nigeria.
President Buhari receives in audience Deputy Senate President and South East Governors in State House on 21st Nov 2018-1

Why we met Muhammadu Buhari – South East governors

South East governors, accompanied by Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu met President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja yesterday.
Muhammadu Badaru Jigawa

Jigawa’s Muhammad Badaru presents N157.54 billion 2019 budget estimate

Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa has presented N157.54 appropriation bill to the Jigawa State House of Assembly for 2019 fiscal year.

2019: We have no preferred candidates – OPC

The Oodua Peoples Congress says it has no preferred candidates among those jostling for political offices in the 2019 general elections.

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