36,000 Nigerians flee to Europe by sea, says FG

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama   The Federal Government through the National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons on Thursday said 200, 346 Nigerians fled the country in 2016 and were granted refugee status in neighbouring countries while about 36, 000 others arrived in Europe by sea. The Federal Commissioner, NCFRMI, […]

Budget: FG to spend N1.16tn more in 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari   The country’s national budget will rise by N1.16tn in 2018, according to projections contained in the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy submitted to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari. The President forwarded the MTEF/FSP to the National Assembly on Tuesday, with a covering letter read to members […]