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Finance minister confirms N350bn release for capital projects

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Monday confirmed the release of the sum of N350bn to Ministries, Departments and Agencies of the Federal Government for the implementation of capital projects contained in the 2017 budget.

Osinbajo meets with UK foreign minister Boris Johnson

Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Secretary for International Development Ms. Priti Patel on Thursday met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in continuation of their official visit to Nigeria.

Nigeria requires more foreign direct investments – Udoma

The Federal Government will be willing to work with the British authorities to stimulate more direct private sector investments in Nigeria, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has said.

Nigeria’s economy getting better – Buhari

After receiving briefings from the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma; his Finance counterpart, Kemi Adeosun, and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, President Muhammadu Buhari declared on Monday that the nation’s economy is getting better.

Buhari meets Adeosun, Emefiele over state of the economy

President Muhammadu Buhari is delighted over the improving state of the economy, Femi Adesina, his spokesman, has said.

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.

2018 budget: Osinbajo, ministers, perm secs hold retreat on ERGP implementation

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, members of the Federal Executive Council alongside Permanent Secretaries and heads of Ministries, Departments and Agencies held a retreat at the State House Conference Center, Abuja.

FEC approves refinancing of Nigeria’s domestic debt into $3bn treasury bills

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved the refinancing of the country’s domestic debts into treasury bills worth $3 billion as part of the overall strategy of government to reduce the cost of borrowing.

Fed govt approves MTEF, targets 7% growth rate by 2020

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework Fiscal Strategy Paper which targets to achieve seven percent growth rate by 2020.

Nigeria, Indonesia seek to deepen relations

Nigeria and Indonesia are to deepen bilateral relations, especially in the areas of sharing information on national planning and development as well as in trade and investment.

We are already moving out of economic recession – Udoma

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma, on Thursday said that the country is already moving out of economic recession.

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NJC releases list of nominees for Supreme Court appointments

The members of the last year’s presidential election petition court have been recommended to President Muhammadu Buhari for appointment as Justices of the Supreme Court.