[News] : Acting President Osinbajo Will Approve 2017 Budget

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is set to approve the 2017 budget, as per his senior exceptional assistance on media and  Publicity, Laolu Akande. Mr. Akande reported this on Twitter on Wednesday. Just so we are clear: when the time comes, everything is set, & he is satisfied, Ag. President Yemi Osinbajo will assent to the […]


[News] : 2017 budget will leave Nigerians poorer – NGO

Everest Amaefule, Abuja With a debt component of N2.3tn, the 2017 budget of the Federal Government will increase the debt of burden of Nigeria, a Non-Government Organisation, Social Action has said.   In a statement made available to our correspondent in Abuja on Tuesday, Head of Social Action, Abuja, Mrs. Vivian Bellonwu-Okafor, said with some […]


[News] : 2017 Budget: Experts laud FG on new exchange rate benchmark

2017 Budget – Experts lauds FG Some financial experts on Thursday commended the Federal Government for using a more realistic exchange rate of N305 to the earlier proposed N290 per dollar for the 2017 budget estimates. They said in Lagos that the proposed exchange rate of N305 was more realistic given the developments at the foreign […]