Tag Archive: budget

FG’s low budget implementation rates constrain economic growth
by Endurance Okafor

The low rate of budget implementation by the federal government...

Health sector suffers on FG's failure to implement 1% funding provision
Health sector suffers on FG’s failure to implement 1% funding provision
by LAIDE AKINBOADE-ORIERE, Abuja

Nigeria’s myriad health sector challenges are seen not likely to abate soon...

States show economic might with N9.15trn combined budget, larger than FGs
States show economic might with N9.15trn combined budget, larger than FGs
by ENDURANCE OKAFOR

Nigerian states are showing their economic prowess with a combined...

Bill seeks specific timelines for budget presentation, consideration, assent
Bill seeks specific timelines for budget presentation, consideration, assent
by OWEDE AGBAJILEKE, Abuja

A new bill that provides specific timeline for the presentation,...

Reps roll out plans to reduce recurrent expenditure
Reps roll out plans to reduce N3.494trn recurrent expenditure
by KEHINDE AKINTOLA, Abuja

The House of Representatives on Thursday unveiled plans to reduce the 2018...

The intrigues, drama and politics of Nigeria’s budget process
by Maxwell Ekor

It is now two and half years into the administration...

Security, pipeline vandalism to undermine 2018 budget
Nigeria completes budget cycle only four times in 18 years
by ETHEL WATEMI & MICHEAL ANI

The Nigerian economy has overtime distorted its budget cycle process...

Security, pipeline vandalism to undermine 2018 budget
2018 budget: Quick savings from Presidency for job creation
by KEHINDE AKINTOLA, Abuja

My concern for the just concluded week will specifically focus...

Nigeria spends 78% of its budget on salaries in five years
by BUNMI BAILEY

The Federal Government has spent 78 per cent of its...

2018 budget proposals: facts behind the figures
by Uche Uwaleke

The key parameters and assumptions adopted for the 2018 Budget...

Breakdown of 2018 Budget Estimates
by NAN

Budget size: N8.612 trillion (16 % higher than 2017 estimates)...

Budget: FG urged to allocate more funds to infrastructure
by HOPE MOSES-ASHIKE

Federal Government has been advised by experts in the financial...