Category Archives: 2017 budget

2017 Budget: FG appropriates N12.9bn to mines, steel ministry

The Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development is to spend about N12.9 billion for capital expenditures in 2017, against N7.3 billion appropriated for similar projects in 2016. This is part of its fiscal allocations approved by the Federal Government in the year’s budget. According to the 2017 Appropriation Act concerning the ministry, obtained by […]

Senate slams Fashola: Stop deceiving NIgerians on 2017 budget

The Senate has cautioned Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, to stop spreading wrong information and half-truth about the 2017 budget as the legislators worked to ensure equity across the country on all new and outstanding projects. Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola,  assures of rehabilitation works on Apapa-wharf […]