Senators Flay Buhari’s Ministers, Heads of Agencies Over Poor Budget Defence

[Premium Times] Nigerian Senators on Tuesday took turns to condemn the attitude of some ministers and heads of Departments and Agencies, MDAs, over poor preparation and defence of their 2018 budgets.

[Premium Times] Nigerian Senators on Tuesday took turns to condemn the attitude of some ministers and heads of Departments and Agencies, MDAs, over poor preparation and defence of their 2018 budgets.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governors Fayose, Yari Openly Disagree Over $1 Billion to Fight Boko Haram

[Premium Times] The Governors of Ekiti and Zamfara states, Ayodele Fayose and Abdulaziz Yari, on Tuesday openly disagreed over the reported approval by the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, of $1 billion to be used in the fight against insecurity.

[Premium Times] The Governors of Ekiti and Zamfara states, Ayodele Fayose and Abdulaziz Yari, on Tuesday openly disagreed over the reported approval by the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, of $1 billion to be used in the fight against insecurity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fuel Scarcity – Lagos Gets 300 Petrol Trucks, Abuja 170

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Tuesday said it released 300 trucks of petrol to Lagos and 170 to Abuja, to stem long queues at filling stations.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Tuesday said it released 300 trucks of petrol to Lagos and 170 to Abuja, to stem long queues at filling stations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What Yari, Fayose Said About $1 Billion Controversy (Full Details)

[Premium Times] Governors Ayo Fayose of Ekiti and Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara on Tuesday disagreed over the decision of the Nigeria Governors Forum to approve the release of $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account to the federal government for the fight…

[Premium Times] Governors Ayo Fayose of Ekiti and Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara on Tuesday disagreed over the decision of the Nigeria Governors Forum to approve the release of $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account to the federal government for the fight against insecurity in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Tackles Adeosun Over Govt’s Plan to Pass 2018 Budget in January

[Vanguard] Abuja – The Senate on Tuesday challenged the Minister of Finance kemi Adeosun, on Federal Government’s insistence on passing the 2018 Budget in January when less than 50 per cent of the 2017 budget was only implemented.

[Vanguard] Abuja - The Senate on Tuesday challenged the Minister of Finance kemi Adeosun, on Federal Government's insistence on passing the 2018 Budget in January when less than 50 per cent of the 2017 budget was only implemented.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

You Are Ruining Your Legacy, US tells Opposition Leader

[Nation] The United States of America on Tuesday warned Nasa leader Raila Odinga that he risks ruining his hard-fought legacy should he go ahead with his plans to be sworn in as the “people’s president”.

[Nation] The United States of America on Tuesday warned Nasa leader Raila Odinga that he risks ruining his hard-fought legacy should he go ahead with his plans to be sworn in as the "people's president".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President to Deliver State of the Nation Address

[The Herald] President Emmerson Mnangagwa is today set to deliver his inaugural State of the Nation Address (SONA) to a joint sitting of the National Assembly and Senate, where he will give his reflection on the country’s performance for the year. The …

[The Herald] President Emmerson Mnangagwa is today set to deliver his inaugural State of the Nation Address (SONA) to a joint sitting of the National Assembly and Senate, where he will give his reflection on the country's performance for the year. The announcement was made yesterday by Speaker of the National Assembly Advocate Jacob Mudenda, while addressing legislators in the Chamber.

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