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We’ve fulfilled all promises to Nigerians, says Lai Mohammed

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 President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration has fulfilled all the promises it made to Nigerians, the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed has said. He told State House correspondents in Abuja on Friday that having done so, the government is determined to deliver more. He said: “I wish everybody Merry Christmas and as …

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Asking lawmakers to reconvene is a blackmail attempt by FG – PDP

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The Peoples Democratic Party said on Monday that the Presidency’s appeal to federal lawmakers to reconvene from recess was mere wish and an attempt to blackmail the National Assembly. National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, stated this at a news conference in Abuja. The presidency on Sunday …

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N242bn: PDP accuses Buhari of planning to influence 2019 polls

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s request to the National Assembly to vire N242 billion already approved for other projects in the 2018 budget to finance INEC and other agencies ahead of the 2019 general elections is a plot to subvert the electoral process. In a statement …

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2018 Budget: Why we altered Buhari’s proposal – N/Assembly

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The National Assembly said yesterday it altered the 2018 budget proposal submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari last year in order to correct regional imbalances. Reacting to Buhari’s remarks that the legislature made massive reductions from some key projects in the budget, the spokesmen of both chambers, Senator Aliyu Sabi (APC, …

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2018 Budget: Implement budget to the letter, Reps tells Buhari

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The Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Alhassan Ado-Doguwa, has said that the house expects the executive to implement the 2018 budget to the letter. Doguwa stated this while addressing State House correspondents today after attending the signing of the 2018 budget by President Muhammmadu Buhari. President Buhari had …

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Buhari will sign 2018 Budget next week, says Adesina

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President Muhammadu Buhari will sign the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law next week, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina has revealed. Adeshina disclosed this to State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday. The presidential spokesman spoke after a meeting of …

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2018 budget: Buhari scrutinizing content – FG

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The Federal Government said President Muhammadu Buhari is reviewing the 2018 Appropriation Bill recently passed by the national Assembly. The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udoma, disclosed this to State House correspondents after meeting with the President yesterday. The National Assembly had last month passed the 2018 budget, …

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