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No provision for dredging ports outside Lagos, says Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN)

Budget: No provision for dredging ports outside Lagos, says Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN)

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has pointed out that there is no mention in the 2019 budget of the need to dredge the various ports outside Lagos to decongest the Tin Can Island and Wharf ports. The Manufacturers Association [...]

January 1, 2019 Economy
National Assembly

National Assembly, highest beneficiary of 2018 FG releases –Presidency

The Presidency on Monday described as untrue, allegations by some federal lawmakers that the executive was deliberately under funding the National Assembly 2018 budget, in order to achieve a predetermined objective. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National [...]

January 1, 2019 Government and politics
2019 budget

2019 budget: Buhari to spend N1bn on travels, N98m on food

The Federal Government budgeted N1,001,318,171 for President Muhammadu Buhari’s local and international travels in the proposed 2019 budget. The budget proposes N250,021,595 for the President’s local trips and N751,296,576 for him to travel internationally. Meanwhile, N83,974,710 was budgeted for Vice-President [...]

January 1, 2019 Government and politics
N30,000

NLC’s insistence on N30,000 minimum wage unpatriotic – Govs

Governors on Monday described as unpatriotic the insistence of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC)  that N30,000 was the least it would accept as the national minimum wage. They added that it was an attempt to hold President Muhammadu Buhari and [...]

January 1, 2019 Government and politics
abacha loots

TraderMoni: Buhari Is Relooting Abacha Loots — Fayose

A former governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has described the Federal Government TraderMoni scheme as not only an avenue for advanced votes buying but direct “re-looting of the Abacha loots.” Fayose questioned the rationale in Vice President, Prof. [...]

January 1, 2019 Government and politics