#2018Budget Signing: House Of Reps Replies Buhari, Says Executive’ High-sounding Projects Don’t Meet Common Man’s Needs

PRESS STATEMENT ON SIGNING OF 2018 BUDGET The House of Representatives is appreciative of President Muhammadu Buhari in signing the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law and wish to make the following observations: 1. That the budget is usually a proposal by the Executive to the National Assembly, which the latter is given the constitutional power of appropriation to alter, make […]

Read more

SarakiInRussia: Here are 10 Things the Senate President said about Nigeria to the Russian Parliament

#SarakiInRussia: Nigerian Youth, Super Eagles, Wizkid and Boko Haram, Here are 10 Things the Senate President said about Nigeria to the Russian Parliament Today, Wednesday, June 20th, the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, addressed the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation at the invitation of the Chairperson of the Federation Council, Valentina Matviyenko. Here are 10 things […]

Read more

APC Spokesperson, Bolaji Abdullahi Harps on Youth Development

The National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi has identified youth development as critical to the development and progress of Nigeria. Abdullahi who said this yesterday in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital during an interactive session with a youth-led group, who paid him a courtesy visit, said the biggest issue in the country was […]

Read more

Premium Times is Ignorant of Appropriation, Payments and Control; Finance Minister Adeosun Lectures Political Blog

My attention has been drawn to a smear campaign by an online medium, Premium Times, alleging “illegal sharing of pN10 billion from the national treasury.” The entire report is mischievous and made-up, negates the ethics of journalism, and displays a worrying lack of understanding of Appropriation, Payments and Control. It should therefore be disregarded by the public. Let me make […]

Read more

IVTEC: Gov. Ahmed approves Seventy Percent Scholarship for Kwarans

Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has approved seventy per cent scholarship for indigenes of the State at the International Vocational, Training and Entrepreneurship College (IVTEC), Ajase-Ipo, as the institution commences academic activities on March 1, 2018. Governor Ahmed announced this on Monday during a meeting with the College’s Board of Trustees led by its Chairman, Prof. Abiodun Adimula at […]

Read more

KWSG Expends Over N550M on Micro Community Projects

The Kwara State government has spent a total of N551million on micro community projects under its Community Development Programme in 104 communities across the State. The State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed disclosed this on Thursday in Ilorin at the project launch and cheque presentation of N92million to another 16 beneficiary communities of the programme. Governor Ahmed, who was represented at the […]

Read more

Exclusive: Read How Senate Planned To Tackle Drug And Substance Abuse In Nigeria

Following the Senate’s resolution in October on the state of drug and substance abuse around the nation, the Upper Chamber has moved to address the widespread use of drugs and other illegal substances through a stakeholder roundtable with state governments, local governments, traditional rulers, the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria and NGOs. The objective of the Roundtable which will hold in […]

Read more

Read How Senate Planned To Tackle Drug And Substance Abuse In Nigeria

Following the Senate’s resolution in October on the state of drug and substance abuse around the nation, the Upper Chamber has moved to address the widespread use of drugs and other illegal substances through a stakeholder roundtable with state governments, local governments, traditional rulers, the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria and NGOs. The objective of the Roundtable which will hold in […]

Read more
1 2