2017 budget: FG steps up borrowings with additional $2.5bn Eurobond

By Elizabeth Adegbesan with agency report LAGOS — The Federal  Government has stepped up its aggressive borrowing measures as Debt Management Office,  DMO, indicated that it would be raising additional USD2.5 billion (about N917 billion) through a fresh Eurobond offer in November 2017 Buhari receives economic briefings from Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator […]

I am confident 2017 Budget will deliver positive economic growth – Osinbajo

I am confident 2017 Budget will deliver positive economic growth – Osinbajo

…Says economy signalling gradual recovery Abuja—Barely a few hours after receiving the nod from President Muhammadu Buhari, Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, signed the 2017Appropriation Bill into law. Prof Osinbajo signed the budget at about 4:40 p.m. inside his conference room in the presence of the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba […]