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Trump Threatens EU With ‘Very High Tariffs’ If No Trade Deal

Trump Threatens EU With ‘Very High Tariffs’ If No Trade Deal

  U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday warned that the United States will impose painful tariffs on imports from the European Union unless the block agrees to a trade deal. “Europe has been very, very tough to deal with,’’ Trump told U.S. broadcaster, CNBC at the World Economic Forum summit in the Swiss town of […]

Bauchi To Sanitize Pay Roll As It Sets For 2020 Budget

Dr. Ladan Salihu, Commissioner For Information, Bauchi State Bauchi State Executive Council says it has taken measures to address the challenges affecting the administration of budget in the state in order to come up with robust budget for the coming year. It will also block leakages to ensure sanity in the State payroll. The State […]

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Buhari Leaves For Riyadh , London –  Presidency … Returns Nov. 16 

The Presidency says President Muhammadu Buhari will be embarking on a private visit to London after attending the Future Investment Initiative (FII) Summit holding in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, confirmed this development in a statement in Abuja on Monday. The Economic Forum of the Future […]

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 Nigeria : Anyaoku , Others Welcome Border Closure

Eminent Nigerians on Saturday canvassed support for President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration on the closure of Nigeria’s border aimed at boosting the nation’s economic growth. They made the call at the 2019 Investiture of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) on Saturday in Lagos. Theme of the event was: “Nigeria’s Emerging New Economy: Opportunities, […]

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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 […]

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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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