Gov Udom signs N646.6 billion 2018 budget

* Governor Udom Emmanuel (seated), Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Onofiok Luke (L), Attorney General & Commissioner for justice, Uwemedimo Nwoko (second right) & Commissioner for Finance, Linus Nkan, (R) during the 2018 budget signing ceremony at Government House, Uyo, yesterday  __________________________________________   overnor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, has […]

N1.2 billion needed to complete Akwa Ibom-Lagos lodge, N840 million used so far – Commissioner

. Premises of the new Akwa Ibom Governor’s lodge in Lagos on Friday  ______________________________________   Itoro BASSEY – Ikoyi, Lagos bout N1.2 billion is still needed to complete the Akwa Ibom State Governor’s Lodge located at 36 Femi Okunnu, Street off Bourdillon Road, in Ikoyi, Lagos, Commissioner for Housing and Special Duties, Akan Okon, has […]

Make public Akwa Ibom’s debt profile, AKHA tells Gov Udom

. The public hearing session yesterday  ________________________________________   kwa Ibom State House of Assembly, yesterday, succumbed to pressure from members of the public who had insisted on knowing the debt profile of the state, as the Chairman of the House Committee on Finance and Appropriation, Usoro Akpanusoh, directed the state government to open up on […]

Buhari presents N8.612 trillion 2018 budget to National Assembly: Full text 

. President Buhari acknowledging cheers from members of the National Assembly shortly after his 2018 budget speech  ______________________________________ President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, presented N8.612 trillion as the 2018 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly. Mr Buhari said the projected expenditure will drive rapid economic recovery. He said at the session that […]