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Nigeria's presidency and lawmakers in talks over 2017 budget -government official - Reuters Africa

Nigeria's presidency and lawmakers in talks over 2017 budget -government officialReuters AfricaABUJA May 31 (Reuters) - Nigeria's presidency and lawmakers are still in talks over the record 7.44 trillion naira ($24.45 billion) budget for 2017, a government official said on Wednesday, nearly three weeks after the spending plans were passed by the ...and more »

2017 Budget Osinbajo reportedly cancels signing of document - Pulse Nigeria

2017 Budget Osinbajo reportedly cancels signing of documentPulse NigeriaThe Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly, Senator Ita Enang, said consultations are still being held on the budget. Published: 57 minutes ago; Dimeji Akinloye. Print; eMail · Prof. Yemi Osinbajo play. Prof. Yemi Osinbajo. (OVP) ...and more »

BREAKING: Osinbajo will not sign budget on Thursday - Presidential aide - NAIJ.COM;

BREAKING: Osinbajo will not sign budget on Thursday - Presidential aide - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMBREAKING: Osinbajo will not sign budget on Thursday - Presidential aideNAIJ.COMSenator Ita Enang who is the special assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly has said that no date has been set for the signing of the 2017 budget. The Punch reports that the presidential aide said consultation was still going on ...and more »

Budget signing cancelled last minute - TheCable;

Budget signing cancelled last minute - TheCable

TheCableBudget signing cancelled last minuteTheCableActing President Yemi Osinbajo will no longer sign the 2017 budget by 9am on Thursday, TheCable can report. A source had told TheCable that the budget was due to be signed on Thursday and that the presiding officers of the national assembly had been ...and more »

Nigeria: Acting President signs new laws to ease access to loans for small businesses - Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release) (registration)

Nigeria: Acting President signs new laws to ease access to loans for small businessesJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release) (registration)Nigeria's Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday signed into law two bills that will facilitate access to more affordable credit for Nigerians.The bills had been passed by the National Assembly to ease the challenges of businesses in the country ...and more »

Osinbajo inaugurates Nigeria's Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Council - Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release) (registration);

Osinbajo inaugurates Nigeria's Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Council - Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release) (registration)

Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release) (registration)Osinbajo inaugurates Nigeria's Industrial Policy and Competitiveness CouncilProshare Nigeria Limited (press release) (registration)Acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), yesterday inaugurated the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Council at the Presidential Villa, Aso Rock, Abuja. In his message at the event, he harped on the need for members of the council to ...and more »

Budget details still being reconciled – FG - Daily Trust;

Budget details still being reconciled – FG - Daily Trust

Daily TrustBudget details still being reconciled – FGDaily TrustThe Federal Government says it is still reconciling the details of the 2017 budget passed by the National Assembly. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, stated this on Wednesday while briefing State House reporters after the ...and more »

Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget on Thursday - Ripples Nigeria;

Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget on Thursday - Ripples Nigeria

Ripples NigeriaOsinbajo to sign 2017 budget on ThursdayRipples NigeriaThe Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is to sign the 2017 appropriation bill recently passed by both chambers of the National Assembly tomorrow( Thursday). It was gathered that Osinbajo may sign the 2017 Budget into law 9:00am at the Presidential Villa ...and more »

Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget tomorrow - Daily Trust;

Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget tomorrow - Daily Trust

Daily TrustOsinbajo to sign 2017 budget tomorrowDaily TrustBy . | Publish Date: May 31 2017 4:42PMBarring last-minute change of mind, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo will assent the 2017 appropriation bill into law on Thursday by 9:00am at the presidential villa. facebook · twitter · goolge plus · linkdin; like ...and more »

Osinbajo appoints Dangote, Peterside, 34 others into Advisory Council - TheNewsGuru;

Osinbajo appoints Dangote, Peterside, 34 others into Advisory Council - TheNewsGuru

TheNewsGuruOsinbajo appoints Dangote, Peterside, 34 others into Advisory CouncilTheNewsGuruActing President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday inaugurated the board of the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council. The 36-member Council, to be chaired by the Acting President, comprises representatives of the public and ...and more »

Osinbajo Signs 2017 Budget of N7.44 Trillion on Thursday June 1, 2017 by 9AM - Nigeria Today

Osinbajo Signs 2017 Budget of N7.44 Trillion on Thursday June 1, 2017 by 9AMNigeria TodayThe acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo will sign the 2017 Budget of N7.44 Trillion into law on Thursday, June 2nd, 2017 by 9:00 A.M at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that representatives of the ...and more »

Osinbajo to sign 2017 Budget Thursday - Vanguard;

Osinbajo to sign 2017 Budget Thursday - Vanguard

VanguardOsinbajo to sign 2017 Budget ThursdayVanguardActing President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will sign the 2017 Budget into law on Thursday by 9:00 A.M at the Presidential Villa. A source told our correspondent in Abuja that the representatives of the President had just concluded a meeting with the ...and more »

Osinbajo: Nigeria Will Be Self Sufficient in Rice Production by 2019 - THISDAY Newspapers;

Osinbajo: Nigeria Will Be Self Sufficient in Rice Production by 2019 - THISDAY Newspapers

THISDAY NewspapersOsinbajo: Nigeria Will Be Self Sufficient in Rice Production by 2019THISDAY Newspapers Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has once again reassured Nigerians that the country will be self sufficient in rice production by 2019. The acting president gave the assurance Wednesday in Abuja at the launch and official handover ceremony of Computer ...and more »

Osinbajo appoints Dangote, Peterside, others into industrial council - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog);

Osinbajo appoints Dangote, Peterside, others into industrial council - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)Osinbajo appoints Dangote, Peterside, others into industrial councilNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)ACTING President Yemi Osinbajo has named the membership of the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitive Advisory Council he inaugurated on Tuesday with prominent industrialists, Aliko Dangote and Atedo Peterside, among its members. A statement ...and more »

Iyin Aboyeji handpicked to advise Nigerian presidency on industrial policies - Techpoint.ng;

Iyin Aboyeji handpicked to advise Nigerian presidency on industrial policies - Techpoint.ng

Techpoint.ngIyin Aboyeji handpicked to advise Nigerian presidency on industrial policiesTechpoint.ngThe Acting President of Nigeria Professor Yemi Osinbajo inaugurated the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council yesterday at the presidential villa in Abuja. Acting President @ProfOsinbajo today in Abuja inaugurated the Nigeria ...and more »

Osinbajo urges council to make Nigeria competitive in global trade - BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog);

Osinbajo urges council to make Nigeria competitive in global trade - BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)

BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)Osinbajo urges council to make Nigeria competitive in global tradeBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday inaugurated the National Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council with a directive to create the chance for Nigeria to be competitive in international trade. The Vice President is the ...and more »

Weekly Economic Index: Naira appreciates further but Nigeria remains in recession - Ventures Africa;

Weekly Economic Index: Naira appreciates further but Nigeria remains in recession - Ventures Africa

Ventures AfricaWeekly Economic Index: Naira appreciates further but Nigeria remains in recessionVentures AfricaSince the global oil price crash in 2014, Nigeria has been one of the hardest-hit economies due to its over-dependence on oil as its main source of revenue. China's economic slowdown, as well as the United States' rate hike, also affected its economy ...and more »

Osinbajo the detribalised Nigerian: Celebrating Lagos at 50 - Vanguard;

Osinbajo the detribalised Nigerian: Celebrating Lagos at 50 - Vanguard

VanguardOsinbajo the detribalised Nigerian: Celebrating Lagos at 50VanguardDESPITE being a Christian, some of my fondest childhood memories include attending “Islamiyaah”, Koranic education classes with my neighbours who were from Borno State. I was around eight years old, and although of a different faith, I was excited to ...and more »

Why local rice is expensive, by Osinbajo - Guardian (blog);

Why local rice is expensive, by Osinbajo - Guardian (blog)

Guardian (blog)Why local rice is expensive, by OsinbajoGuardian (blog)The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday said that local rice was expensive in Nigeria because of low milling capacity. He, therefore, called for private-sector participation to enable government's Social Investment Programmes (SIPs) succeed in ...and more »

Osinbajo Inaugurates Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council - THISDAY Newspapers;

Osinbajo Inaugurates Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council - THISDAY Newspapers

THISDAY NewspapersOsinbajo Inaugurates Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory CouncilTHISDAY NewspapersActing President Yemi Osinbajo Tuesday inaugurated the Nigeria Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council, which will spearhead the industrial agenda that will boost the contribution of manufacturing to the country's Gross Domestic Product ...and more »