By Ifeanyi Ochonogor National Assembly Joint Committee has raised alarm over the 2019 projected estimate of non oil revenue tax collection of N146.54 billion by Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). The concern […]
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja signed the 2019 Appropriation bill of N8.92 trillion into law. The president had submitted the 2019 budget of N8.83trillion to the Senate but was increased […]
The All Progressives Congress, APC, has released the names of members of its Presidential Campaign Council for the 2019 elections, with President Muhammadu Buhari and national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, being co-chairmen.
The proposed budget as presented is fundamentally flawed. It deliberately ignores and fails to address current realities and pretends, as Mr. President asserts, ‘we are on the right direction’. On the contrary, the 2019 budget is built on very shaky foundation and makes very generous, often wild and untenable assumptions which pose significant risks to its implementation. It will be a disservice to the country if we ignore these fundamental flaws.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday unveiled a federal budget of N8.83 trillion for the 2019 fiscal year with N300 billion lower that the current budget.