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BPE: FG will sell refineries, Yola DisCo to fund 2021 budget

    BPE: FG will sell refineries, Yola DisCo to fund 2021 budget

The federal government is planning to sell or concession about 36 national assets to fund the N13.59 trillion 2021 budget. A Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) document which was submitted

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N2.47bn for air travel, N734m for donations, outfits — inside Zamfara’s 2021 budget

    N2.47bn for air travel, N734m for donations, outfits — inside Zamfara’s 2021 budget

Zamfara state has earmarked N2 billion for the government house’s “air transport” expenses in its 2021 budget. In the budget document seen by TheCable, another N470 million was budgeted for

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ANALYSIS: FG budgets N340m to prepare for next health crisis — but N500m for pilgrimages

    ANALYSIS: FG budgets N340m to prepare for next health crisis — but N500m for pilgrimages

Three hundred and forty million naira. That is all that Nigeria has set aside as federal funding to prepare for the next health crisis. In the 2021 budget analysed by

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Nigeria redeems its first-ever 10-year $500m Eurobond

    Nigeria redeems its first-ever 10-year $500m Eurobond

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has announced plans to redeem Nigeria’s 6.75 percent $500 million Eurobond which matures on Thursday, January 28, 2021.  In a recent statement on Wednesday, DMO

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INTERVIEW: NCDC’s capital budget can’t service generators in one of our labs despite 75% raise, says Ihekweazu

  INTERVIEW: NCDC’s capital budget can’t service generators in one of our labs despite 75% raise, says Ihekweazu

Thursday made it 47 weeks since Nigeria recorded its first case of the novel coronavirus, and a lot has happened

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FG spent 89% of revenue on debt servicing in 11 months

  FG spent 89% of revenue on debt servicing in 11 months

The federal government (FG) expended a total of N3.10 trillion on debt servicing for the 11 months (January- November) 2020,

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Zainab Ahmed: FG working on what COVID-19 vaccines to buy

  Zainab Ahmed: FG working on what COVID-19 vaccines to buy

Zainab Ahmed, the minister of finance, budget and national planning, says the federal government is working on the type and

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10 and a half reasons why Nigeria’s 2021 budget should be trashed

  10 and a half reasons why Nigeria’s 2021 budget should be trashed

In spite of apparent challenges around the funding of the 2021 budget, with Nigeria already cap-in-hand begging for loans from

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A fiscal mess

  A fiscal mess

The working relationship between the 9th National Assembly (NASS) and the Executive branch has been good and two of the benefits

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N2.4bn for travels, N135m on refreshments — inside presidency’s 2021 budget

  N2.4bn for travels, N135m on refreshments — inside presidency’s 2021 budget

The office of the president will spend a total of N2.42 billion on travels and transport (local and international) in

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