2022 Budget

Buhari transmits N2.55trn supplementary budget to National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday made good his promise as he forwarded a Supplementary Budget of N2.55 trillion to the National Assembly for consideration. A request for a fresh review of the 2022 Appropriation Act was contained in a letter addressed to the Senate President Ahmad Lawan and Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila. The […]

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BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Signs Lagos N1.7tn 2022 Budget Into Law

  Babajide Sanwo-Olu Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos State Governor has signed the state’s 2022 appropriation bill of N1.756 trillion into law. He signed the bill on Friday, according to the Lagos State Commissioner for Information, Gbenga Omotoso. “Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu today signed the Year 2022 Appropriation Bill into law, the Budget is […]

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After signing, Buhari accuses National Assembly of padding 2022 budget

President Muhammadu Buhari voiced discontent with the National Assembly’s modifications to the 2022 budget after signing it on Friday, claiming that they could stymie the smooth running of the federal government’s plan. Mr Buhari expressed reservations about the assembly’s decision to designate new provisions totaling N36.59 billion for National Assembly projects in the Service Wide […]

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Buhari laments changes National Assembly made to 2022 budget

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja signed the 2022 Appropriation Bill and the 2021 Finance Bill into law. The assent, the government says, is in line with restoring a predictable January to December fiscal year provided for in the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Buhari signed the documents in the presence of […]

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Fayemi signs 2022 appropriation bill into law

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi on Friday signed the 2022 Appropriation of ₦100, 753,993,241.60K into law with a promise to complete all ongoing legacy projects and consolidate on other achievements recorded in the past three years. The 2022 Appropriation, christened “Budget of Legacy and Consolidation”, was presented to the Governor by the Speaker of […]

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2022 budget to be passed Tuesday – Senate panel

The senate committee on appropriations has disclosed that the upper legislative chamber will pass the 2022 appropriation bill on Tuesday. This was stated on Monday by the chairman of appropriation committee, Barau Jibrin while speaking with reporters after meeting with Mahmood Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Barau said the bill has […]

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2022 budget to be passed Tuesday – Senate panel

The senate committee on appropriations has disclosed that the upper legislative chamber will pass the 2022 appropriation bill on Tuesday. This was stated on Monday by the chairman of appropriation committee, Barau Jibrin while speaking with reporters after meeting with Mahmood Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Barau said the bill has […]

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INEC requires N305 billion to conduct 2023 elections: Mahmood Yakubu

Mahmood Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the electoral body equires N305 billion to conduct the 2023 general elections. Mr Yakubu disclosed this during a meeting with the Senate Committee on Appropriation at the National Assembly on Monday. “The commission made a submission through the executive being part of the executive […]

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How could a referee play in the same match he officiates? – Twene Jonas taunts Joe Wise, urges for 2022 Budget to be cancelled

– Advertisement – US-based Ghanaian serial activist Twene Jonas, in his recent rants on social media, has taunted First Deputy Speaker Joe Wise for presiding and voting to pass the 2022 Budget Statement. Parliament on November 30, 2021, passed the 2022 Budget after the Minority Caucus had boycotted sittings. On Friday, November 26, parliament, presided […]

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NDLEA Dismisses Report Of Padding N4.5 Billion In 2022 Budget

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has dismissed insinuations from some reports that N4.5 billion was padded into its proposed 2022 budget. NDLEA has been inundated with calls and messages since Tuesday seeking clarification on an alleged insertion of N4.5billion for the construction of police abarracks into the NDLEA’s proposed budget being considered by […]

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