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Minister: Federal government will ensure effective implementation of 2018 Budget

The Federal Government says it is determined to ensure effective implementation of the 2018 Budget notwithstanding the delay it encountered before it was signed into law.

Over 10,000 dump PDM for APC in Taraba

Over 10, 000 members of the People’s Democratic Movement (PDM), in Taraba State, on Saturday, defected to join the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Senate receives report on 2018 Budget Tuesday

The 2018 Budget has been on the front burner in recent times as many people have blamed the National for purposely delaying the budget as using it as a tool against the Executive.

Federal govt signs $5.79 billion contract for Mambilla power plant

The federal government has signed the contract for the Mambilla hydro power project.

Federal govt, 3 Chinese firms agree to build 3,050MW Mambilla power plant in 6...

The federal government on Friday signed an agreement with a consortium of three Chinese companies to build the 3,050 megawatts Mambilla hydro power project located in Taraba State within six years.

Key details of 2018 budget proposal

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

President Buhari appropriates N10 billion for 2nd Niger Bridge in 2018 Budget

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed that his administration is determined to begin the construction of the second bridge across River Niger in 2018.

Taraba anti-grazing law comes into effect January 2018 – Governor Ishaku

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State on Monday said, Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment Bill which he signed into law in July this year, will come into effect January 2018.

Senate assures on appropriate legislation

The Vice-Chairman Senate Committee on Science and Technology, Sen. Yusuf Yusuf, has said that the Senate was working on legislations aimed at attracting more foreign investors to Nigeria.

Fed govt open to divestment of 40 percent shares in DISCOs – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Monday stated that the federal government would be open to welcome new and tangible offers that would lead to it divesting its 40 per cent shares in the 11 electricity distribution companies (Disco) in the country.

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