Over 181million people across Africa have benefited from investment in electricity, agriculture and access to water projects made by the African Development Bank, AfDB, in the past three and half years.
AfDB’s Director of Communication, Dr. Victor Ol [...]
The Anchor Borrowers Programme has supported the creation of over 2.5 million jobs across the agricultural value chain since the scheme was introduced in 2015.
The Central Bank of Nigeria said the programme also supported 1,059,604 smallholder farmers in cultivating 16 different commodities ove [...]
The incoming cabinet of the federal executive may require the support of the national assembly to bridge the huge deficit in the 2019 budget in order to properly implement the budget.
The immediate past minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma, had hinted that President Buhar [...]
A total of N616.198 billion was distributed to the three tiers of government as federal allocation for the month of April, 2019.
The communiqué issued by the Technical sub-Committee of Federation Accounts Allocation Committee, FAAC, at the end of the meeting held in Abuja, indicated that [...]
Nigeria is said to have lost over N4.6trillion in two years, from the non-implementation of the Import Duty Exemption Certificate, IDEC, portal.
According to the ministry of finance, the country lost revenue of N2.5trillion in 2017 and another N2.1trillion in the 2018 fiscal period, due to its [...]
The federal government has so far released about N1.55trillion for capital projects under the 2018 Budget, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udo Udoma, has said.
According to him, the Ministry of Finance had released over N4.33trillion in the last three years to Ministries, Dep [...]
Nigeria currently has an active telephone subscriber base of 91percent, as 173.7million Nigerians are said to have an active phone line as at March 2019.
The latest figure is an improvement over the 173.6million subscriber base recorded in the previous month.
Nigerian Communications Comm [...]
The increase in food prices witnessed in April 2019, has pushed inflation up by 0.12percent point higher than was recorded in March.
The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said the Consumer Price Index, CPI, which measures inflation increased by 11.37percent (year-on-year) in April 2019.< [...]
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