Tag: 2017 budget

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 26, 2017

BREAKING: Police hijack 2017 budget

by Dolapo Adelana The Nigeria Police Force has hijacked the 2017 budget, according to Senator Danjuma Goje. Goje, who is the ...

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AzeezApril 24, 2017

N’Assembly includes second runway for Abuja airport in 2017 budget

by Azeez Adeniyi The National Assembly has included the construction of a second runway for the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 18, 2017

#OpenNASS: We will make what every legislator receives public, Saraki assures Nigerians

by Dolapo Adelana Senate President Bukola Saraki has said the Eighth Assembly will provide a breakdown of the earnings of ...

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AzeezApril 6, 2017

FG lacks funds to pay salaries, pensions – Udoma

by Azeez Adeniyi The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udo Udoma has said the Federal Government lacks funds to ...

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RoqeebahMarch 28, 2017

We have your receipts: Did the National Assembly forget all the promises to pass the 2017 budget by March?

President Muhamadu Buhari laid the 2017 budget before the National Assembly on the 14th of December 2016 in ceremonious fashion ...

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AzeezMarch 28, 2017

2017 budget: Submit reports before Friday, Dogara tells committees

Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday asked committed yet to submit their report of 2017 budget to the ...

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AzeezMarch 28, 2017

N’Assembly may pass 2017 budget before May – Sen. Goje

Chairman Senate Committee on Appropriation, Danjuma Goje has said the Senate may pass the 2017 Appropriation Bill before May. Goje ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 14, 2017

N’Assembly to pass 2017 budget by March – Saraki

by Dolapo Adelana Senate President Bukola Saraki says the legislature aims to pass the 2017 budget by the end of ...

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AzeezFebruary 24, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Rivers rerun: 25 indicted INEC staff to face prosecution | Owing salaries, my greatest regret – Mimiko | More stories

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist Why victims of xenophobia are not compensated – Envoy – YNaija Rivers ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 23, 2017

No padding in 2017 budget – Akabueze

by Dolapo Adelana The Federal Government on Thursday dismissed claims that the 2017 budget was padded and filled with frivolous ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 19, 2017

Buhari’s letters, 2017 budget to dominate Senate resumption

by Dolapo Adelana The 8th Senate returns to regular business on Tuesday as it continues work on the 2017 budget ...

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RoqeebahFebruary 17, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 17th of February

  Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now!

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ToluFebruary 17, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Apostle Dino Melaye wants us to call a crusade on the 2017 budget

A gathering of saints filled with the Spirit, loaded with their bottles of anointing oil, power-filled handkerchiefs, blemish-free white garments, ...

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AzeezFebruary 17, 2017

N40m budgeted for Aso Rock wildlife while Nigerians are hungry – Ben Bruce

Senator representing Bayelsa East, Ben Bruce has revealed that N40 million has been set aside in the 2017 budget to ...

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AzeezFebruary 17, 2017

2017 budget must be checked with ‘celestial eyes’, ‘anointing oil’ – Dino Melaye

Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye has said the 2017 budget was not different from previous ones which had frivolous ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 16, 2017

Opinion: Why is the Ministry of Health spending my money on condoms?

by Dani Ajonu As the National Assembly (NASS) considers the 2017 budget, an item  under the Ministry of Health’s (MOH) submission ...

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ToluFebruary 15, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Did the Senate just uncover padding in the 2017 budget?

First of all, it comes as no surprise that this irregularity was found in the budget proposal of the Ministry ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 15, 2017

2017 Budget: Fashola disowns N2bn allocated for regional housing scheme

There are indications that the budget padding mess which occurred in the 2016 budget is set to repeat itself this ...

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ToluFebruary 14, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Is the Senate trying to lie to us or is it the presidency that is confused?

There seems to be some sort of confusion with the information provided by the Nigerian Senate’s Twitter account over the ...

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AzeezFebruary 13, 2017

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories you should monitor today. Here’s the full list of winners at the 2017 Grammy ...

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AzeezFebruary 13, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Here’s the full list of winners at the 2017 Grammy Awards | I don’t know Buhari’s exact state of health, says Adesina | More stories

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. How soldiers killed 5, injured 20 of our members – IPOB – ...

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AzeezFebruary 13, 2017

Magu to defend EFCC’s N17.2bn allocation on Tuesday

Embattled acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu will appear before the Senate on Tuesday ...

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AzeezFebruary 13, 2017

2017 budget: N’Assembly, Adeosun, Udoma, 57 others to meet on Monday

The National Assembly will meet the Minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udo Udoma and ...

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AzeezFebruary 11, 2017

Senate to hold public hearing for 2017 budget on Monday

The Senate on Monday will hold a public hearing on the 2017 Appropriation Bill submitted to it by President Muhammadu ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 8, 2017

Opinion: A review of the State House newspaper budget for 2017

by Everest Nwagwu “The newspaper is a greater treasure to the people than uncounted millions of gold.” Henry Ward Beecher ...

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ToluFebruary 2, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: 5 things Osinbajo, Saraki and Dogara may have discussed at today’s meeting

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has received Senate President, Bukola Saraki and House of Representatives speaker, Yakubu Dogara at the Presidential ...

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AzeezFebruary 1, 2017

Osinbajo meets N’Assembly leaders over economy, 2017 budget

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday met with the leadership of the Senate and the House of Representatives over the ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

Osinbajo meets Dogara, Senate leader over 2017 budget

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday met with Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and the Senate Leader, ...

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AzeezJanuary 26, 2017

BREAKING: 2017 budget passes second reading in Senate

The 2017 National budget has passed Second Reading in the Senate. Details later…

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AzeezJanuary 25, 2017

Ndume, Saraki clash during 2017 budget debate

Former Majority Leader of the Senate, Senator Ali Ndume on Wednesday tackled Senate President Bukola Saraki during the debate on ...

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