Tag: Udo Udoma

FG Says Proceeds From Sale of Nigeria’s National Assets To Fund 2016 Budget

The Federal Government, on Saturday, said the proceeds from the sale of some of the country’s national assets would be used to fund the expenditure of government as contained in the 2016 budget. It said while the government had mapped out key infrastructural projects that would support its economic diversification[Read More…]

Udo Udoma Assures That The 2017 Budget To Be Ready By October

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Mr Udoma Udo-Udoma said the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework would be ready and submitted to the National Assembly for consideration by October. Udo-Udoma said this in Abuja on Monday at a Stakeholders Consultative Forum with Civil Society Groups and organised private sector[Read More…]

Second Quarter of 2016 Begins, Minister Udo Udoma Says “No Date Yet For 2016 Budget Signing”

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, on Wednesday said there is no date yet in sight for President Muhammadu Buhari to assent the 2016 Budget. According to him, talks on the grey areas in the budget are still in progress. He spoke with State House correspondents[Read More…]

“Rail Project Was Not In The Budget” Says Udo Udoma Minister, Budget Ministry

The ministry of budget and national planning released a statement on Tuesday on the ongoing budget controversy. The statement was signed by Akpandem James, the media adviser to Udoma Udo Udoma, the minister. Here’s what was said about the contentious rail project: “With reference to the specific issue of the[Read More…]