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Kaduna Govt Presents N257.9 Bn Budget To House of Assembly

Kaduna Govt Presents N257.9 Bn Budget To House of Assembly

By Juliana Katung: Kaduna State Government on Tuesday,  presented a budget of N257.9 billion for  2020 fiscal year. The estimate shows an increase over the N245.4 presented to the citizens at a town hall at the weekend Presenting the budget, the Deputy Governor, Dr. Hadiza Sabuwa Balarabe announced various fiscal measures being envisaged by the […]

Kaduna Proposes N245.4 bn Budget For 2020

The Kaduna State Government, North West Nigeria on Saturday, at a town hall meeting, said  it had prepared a budget of N245.4 billion for the 2020 fiscal year. The budget has provision of N177.29 billion for capital expenditure and N68.11 billion as recurrent expenditure. The figure represents 27.76 per cent as recurrent and 72.24 percent […]

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Nigeria Federal Executive Council Approves N10. 07trn 2020 Budget Proposal, Raises VAT To 7 .2%

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N10.07trillion 2020 Budget proposal for onward transmission to the National Assembly for consideration and approval. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed, made this known when she briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the meeting of the Council which was […]

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AfCFTA To Release Continent’s Economic Potential – Ramaphosa

  The Africa Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) will release the continent’s economic potential with G7 countries set to partner with the African continent, says President Cyril Ramaphosa. “We are confident that this Free Trade Agreement will unleash Africa’s economic potential and consolidate its position as a new frontier of economic growth and development,” […]

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South African President For G7 Summit In France

  President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to participate in the G7 Summit in Biarritz, France, from 25 to 26 August 2019. The G7 is a forum of the seven countries with the world’s most industrialised and developed economies – France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada – whose government leaders […]

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Nigeria Customs Service Splits Ogun Command

  Oladele Igbagboyemi: The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Ogun Area Command, South West of the country, says it has unbundled the Area Command to create room for greater efficiency in the service. It will also enhance administration and boost revenue generation. The Customs Area Controller of the Command, Comptroller Michael Agbara, disclosed this on Wednesday […]

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African Economic Unity Underway As First AGOA Forum Opens In Abidjan

  Trade partnerships should be aligned to the African Continental Free Trade Agreement, South Africa Trade and Industry Minister, Ebrahim Patel said on Monday in Cote de I’Voire. “This is the first AGOA Forum since the launch of the operational phase of the ACFTA, the potential economic game changer for our continent and the realisation […]

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Nigeria Extractive Industries: We ‘re Committed To Diversification – Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has said that the government is committed to diversification, just as he wants the existing centralized law on mining to be reviewed. The review is to enable State and Local governments play roles in the exploitation of solid mineral resources and with the involvement of Local communities. The […]

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