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PDP asks federal govt to come clean on $1bn ECA withdrawal

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged the federal government to be more honest with Nigerians on what it plans to use the $1bn excess crude oil money approved for its use by the National Economic Council (NEC) last week.

$1bn Boko Haram fund: Governor Wike demands special fund for Niger Delta

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has introduced a new dimension to the controversies over the $1 billion approved by the Nigeria Governors’ Forum for withdrawal by Federal Government from the excess crude account to fight Boko Haram insurgency.

Apologise to Nigerians on the war against Boko Haram – PDP tells APC

Following the approval of $1 billion for the war against Boko Haram, to be taken from the Excess Crude Account (ECA), the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday demanded that an apology be tendered to Nigerians by the All Progressives Congress-led federal government “for deceiving Nigerians on the state of war against Boko Haram.”

Yobe govt presents N92.1 billion for 2018

Yobe Gov. Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam on Tuesday presented a budget of N92.1 billion to the state House of Assembly for the 2018 fiscal year.

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Yakubu Dogara urges Muhammadu Buhari to constitute North East Development Commission

Yakubu Dogara, House of Representatives Speaker, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately constitute the North East Development Commission (NEDC) so that the region can be developed and the people there reintegrated.