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    Udoma: Buhari yet to receive passed 2018 budget

Udoma: Buhari yet to receive passed 2018 budget

Udoma Udoma, minister of budget and national planning, says President Muhammadu Buhari is yet to receive the 2018 budget passed by the national assembly. Udoma disclosed this on Wednesday while responding to questions from state house correspondents at the end of the of federal executive council (FEC) meeting. On May 16, the national assembly had approved the budget,  six months after it [...]

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    Rep on 2018 budget: We won’t manufacture figures, hence delay in passage

Rep on 2018 budget: We won’t manufacture figures, hence delay in passage

Zakari Mohammed, chairman, house of representatives committee on education, says the 2018 appropriation bill would be ready by end of April. Mohammed spoke while representing Yakubu Dogara, speaker, house of representatives, on the sideline of an empowerment programme organised by Segun Ogunwuyi for his constituents, at Ogbomoso, Oyo state. Ogunwuyi represents Ogbomosho/north/south/orire. Speaking at the event, Mohammed said the delay in passing the [...]

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    Nigerian dancer breaks Guinness World Records for longest dance marathon

Nigerian dancer breaks Guinness World Records for longest dance marathon

Odumewu Debbie, a Nigerian dancer better known as Pinki Debbie has broken the Guinness World Record for ‘longest dance by an individual’. [...]

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    2018 Budgetary spending ‘NOT N8.6trn but around N10trn’

2018 Budgetary spending ‘NOT N8.6trn but around N10trn’

Jide Akintunde, managing editor and chief executive officer of Financial Nigeria Magazine, says the 2018 budget presented to a joint session of the national assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari, is “worse than nonsense.” Speaking in an interview with Osasu Igbinedion on the Osasu Show, Akintunde said the budget is grossly unrealistic, adding that it will only increase the debt bucket of [...]

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Muslim group on 2018 budget: N61.73bn allocation to education ‘naive, perverse and retrogressive’

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has described the allocation to the education sector in the proposed 2018 budget as naive and retrogressive. [...]

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    Pageantry, marathon…. what to expect from Jos carnival 2018

Pageantry, marathon…. what to expect from Jos carnival 2018

Solomon Ejila, the chairman of planning committee for 2018 Jos carnival, says the event will hold on April 3, 2018. [...]

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