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Taraba Assembly to sanction MDAs that fail to defend 2022 budget estimates

Speaker of Taraba State House of Assembly, Joseph Albasu Kunini, has strongly warned that any ministry, department or agency that fails to defend its 2022 budget estimates before it will face severe sanction. The Speaker who sounded the warning while declaring open the 2022 budget estimates defence on the floor of the House, urged the […]

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Sanwo-Olu presents N1.3tn budget to Assembly

Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday presented a 2022 budget proposal of N1,388,285,459,990.51 to the House of Assembly. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Gboyega Akosile, made this known in a statement titled, ‘Infrastructure, Education Top Lagos’ Priorities In 2022, As Sanwo-olu Proposes N1.39 Trillion Budget.’ According to the Governor, the State […]

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Budget defence: Malami’s ministry pays lawyers N258m as robe allowance

The Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, said N258m was paid annually to 860 lawyers in the ministry as robe allowance. Malami said each of the counsel was getting N300,000 annually. The AGF made this known when he appeared before the Senate Committee on Judiciary and Human Rights and Legal Matters to defend the […]

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North-East Governors Reject 2021 FG Budget Proposal, Say Region Short-changed

Governors in the North-East have rejected the 2021 budget proposal of the Federal Government over what it described as the paltry allocation of N45.3bn, out of a total of N13.02tn, for capital projects in the region. They alleged that the area had been short-changed in the proposed capital projects for 2021 and urged the National […]

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