Presidency: Budget Not Delayed for Buhari’s Assent

Bill will be signed this week, says National Planning Ministry   The presidency has described as untrue speculations making the rounds that the delay in the 2017 budget’s signing was a deliberate ploy to keep the budget unsigned till President Muhammadu Buhari returns from his trip to the United Kingdom where he is undergoing medical […]

Allegations of nepotism against Osinbajo, a smear campaign – Presidency

The presidency has dismissed as smear campaign, allegations of nepotism and favouritism leveled against Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. One Dr. Ismaila Farouk had last Thursday posted on the internet an article accusing Osinbajo of nepotism and favoritism in the appointments he made as acting president. The article had cited the composition of the Presidential Advisory […]

Presidency has no plans to reject 2017 budget – Ita Enang

Ita Enang, senior special assistant to the president on national assembly matters (senate), says the presidency has no plan to reject the 2017 budget. Enang made this known in a statement he issued on Saturday in Abuja. He said the presidency was working within the constitutional time-frame required to process details of the budget. “There […]