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See APC’s 2019 budget for cars

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has revealed its budget for cars and office accommodation ahead of the 2019 general elections. The ruling party has budgeted N500 million for the purchase of 20 vehicles for members of its National Working Committee, NWC. He said the 20 vehicles for NWC members would be purchased at the cost […]

Automotive

Making sense out of your budget

What is a budget? How can you make sense out of it? Learn from these tips offered by Pulse.ng Intro: When creating a budget there are some important things you need to include in it. Your budget should not only include the bills you pay and the basic essentials. Life would be boring if that is only […]

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Nigeria: 2018 budget speech by Mr. President

  PROTOCOLS 1. I am here to present 2018 Budget Proposals. Before presenting the Budget, let me thank all of you Distinguished and Honourable Members of the National Assembly, and indeed all Nigerians, for your support and prayers for my full recovery while I was on medical vacation. 2. I am very pleased to address […]

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Budget Nigeria: Presenting 2018 budget

The 2018 Budget proposal seeks to continue the reflationary policies of the 2016 and 2017 Budgets which helped put the economy back on the path of growth. Thus, we plan to continue to spend more on ongoing infrastructure projects that have potentials for job creation and inclusive growth; We will continue to leverage private capital […]

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Crude proceeds unable to fund Nigeria’s budget in 20 years

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has warned that Nigeria may not be able to fund the expenditure proposals in its national budget majorly with monies earned from the sale of its crude oil in about 20 years from now, THISDAY reports. Kachikwu, said in an early Thursday morning conversation he had with […]

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Nigeria’s 2018 US$1.5 Billion budget for armament meets disaproval

Nigerian defense budget, valued at around US$1.5 Billion in 2017, registered a negative CAGR of over 10% during the historic period. The country has a long history of internal conflicts negatively affecting its economic growth and stability. The recent emergence of radical Islamic group Boko Haram intensified the rebellion in northeast Nigeria and led to […]

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NNPC says 2018 Budget is achievable and realistic

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said the Federal Government’s 2.3 million barrels per day crude oil projection for the 2018 Budget is achievable and realistic. Group General Manager, Corporate Planning and Strategy, Mr. Bala Wunti, made this submission on Monday during a presentation to the House of Representatives Joint Committee on 2018-2020 […]

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South Africa’s top seller budget cars

It’s happening in Cape Town! Information reaching us says the Volkswagen Polo Vivo continues its streak as South Africa’s best-selling passenger car in October 2017, reports Naamsa. In addition, it also retained its position as SA’s leading budget car; outselling its nearest rival by 792 units. Learn more

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Nigerian lawmakers react to 2018 budget release

A cross section of lawmakers on Tuesday reacted to the 2018 budget proposal presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to a Joint Session of the National Assembly in Abuja. Was their reaction favourable? Read more at: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/11/lawmakers-react-2018-budget-proposal/

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Nov. 7, 2017: Buhari presents N8.612trn budget proposal for 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja presented about N8.612 trillion as the 2018 Appropriation bill to a joint session of the National Assembly, saying the projected expenditure would drive rapid economic recovery. Source

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Buhari to release 2018 budget to senate soon

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari will present the 2018 budget to parliament on Nov 7, he said in a letter on Thursday, seeking to avoid the delays that have plagued previous budgets, not passed until well into the years they targeted. The letter was read in the lower house of parliament by the chamber’s speaker, Yakubu […]

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AfDB calls off loan to Nigeria that would have helped 2018 budget

The African Development Bank has called off a loan to Nigeria that would have helped fund the country’s budget, instead redirecting the money to specific projects, a vice president at the lender said on Monday. The African Development Bank had been in talks with Nigeria for around a year to release the second, $400 million […]

Business & Economy

Nigeria: Ministers approve 2018 draft budget

Nigeria’s cabinet on Thursday approved a draft 2018 budget that will now be sent to lawmakers, the minister of budget and national planning said. The draft figures must be approved by the upper chamber of parliament before the final budget can be submitted and signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari. “It is the prerogative […]

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Budget 2017: The trouble with budget after being signed into law

Nigeria’s 2017 budget, signed into law by the acting president a month ago, has still not been finalised and is being amended due to disagreements between parliament and the presidency, two sources familiar with the matter said. Any delays to government spending could hobble recovery in Africa’s largest economy, now in its second year of […]

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Nigeria’s budget only good to pay salary—FG

Speaking at the forum, Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, noted that the budget size of the country was not enough to carry all government’s programmes and also pay salaries of workers, stressing that the country had the least budget size in sub-Saharan Africa. She said:  “Our budget is significantly lower when attached to GDP.  […]

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Spending from expansionary budget provides stimulus to economy – Adeosun

Nigeria’s economy has been riding in a stormy weather for several months. Things came to a head in the second quarter of 2016, when the economy slipped into recession and since then, it has been struggling to swim out of the murky waters. While there are estimations by local and international analysts, International Monetary Fund […]

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As Nigeria prepares for 2018 budget

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, in Abuja, flagged off preparatory activities for the 2018 Budget based on the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). This comes barely 24 hours after he signed the 2017 Appropriation Bill into law. Anchored by the Ministry of Budget and National Planning, the process is to ensure that the […]

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Nigeria: 2017 budget will be financed by recovered looted funds

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Prosecutions, Okoi Obono-Obla, said on Tuesday that part of the 2017 budget will be financed by recovered looted funds. Mr. Obono-Obla stated this on Tuesday in Abuja while speaking with journalists on what the federal government was doing with looted funds so far recovered. “About 20 […]

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2017 budget signed into law by Osinbajo

Nigeria’s acting president signed the 2017 budget into law later on Monday, one of his aides told Reuters, as Abuja plans record spending to pull Africa’s biggest economy out of recession. The OPEC member has been in recession since last year, largely due to low oil prices and militant attacks on the country’s Niger Delta […]

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Nigeria’s presidency and lawmakers still in talks over 7.44 trillion naira budget

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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 Senate. The budget aims to drag the OPEC member, which has Africa’s biggest economy, out of a recession that […]

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Quicken Deluxe Personal Finance and Budgeting Software

Quicken Deluxe 2016 Personal Finance & Budgeting Software  Quicken Deluxe Personal Finance and Budgeting Software offers you some assistance with managing your cash and spare. Sorts out your own fund, bank, charge card, speculation, and retirement accounts in one spot. Keep focused of spending and planning. Make and adhere to a financial plan. Add to […]

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Going Green on a Limited Budget

Doing your part for the environment doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, there are plenty of steps you can take to live a more eco-friendly life that won’t cost you a dime. Here are just five tips for going green without going broke.1. Buy From Local VendorsIn addition to supporting the community, you’ll also […]

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Save Your Marriage and Budget Your Wedding

Preparing for a wedding is stressful and time consuming. Preparing for a wedding on a budget can be even more so. When getting into wedding preparation mode you need to be organized, budget-conscious, and on the same page as your spouse, and even your family members.  Today, the generally accepted average wedding cost is around […]

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Uganda e-government dream: Not enough staff

Uganda Government’s ambition to mainstream ICT in its operations and to leverage ICT to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery through the use of e-government services is failing as the proportion of ICT personnel is still very low. A national IT survey 2017/18 report released last week shows that within government ministries, agencies […]

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CBN brain-minds to gather for 2018

The Nigerian central bank’s monetary policy committee will finally meet on Wednesday to set interest rates for the first time this year. Interest rates have been stuck at a record high of 14 percent since July 2016. However, the committee had to cancel its January meeting due to an inability to form a quorum following […]

Business & Economy

Bank of Ghana cuts MPC rate to 18%

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) has reduced the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) by 200 basis points to 18.0 per cent, citing plummeting inflation and stability of the cedi. This is the first time in the year the MPC has reduced the MPR since it was reduced to 20 per […]

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Kenya cabinet approves Africa free trade treaty

The Kenyan cabinet has approved the Africa Continental Free Trade (AfCFTA) treaty for ratification. The Bill for ratifying the treaty, which was signed in Kigali, Rwanda, by 44 African nations, will be presented to Parliament within the next few days following its approval by Cabinet in its first sitting. The treaty will come into effect […]

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Android smartphones you can get for less than 30K in 2018

Few years ago, it was really expensive to purchase an android device in Nigeria. In fact, very few could afford to spend money on android devices. We’d rather buy mobile devices running the Java OS and Symbian OS. But with the intervention of the chinese manufacturers and introduction of budget related devices (devices with acceptable […]

Technology

16 Reasons Why Many Businesses Fail And How To Avoid Them – Business

Africa has one of the highest rates of new business start-ups. Every day someone is starting a new business somewhere In Africa because, it is quite easy to start new businesses in Africa. There are fewer regulations for new business start-ups in Africa compared to other parts of the world.  However, many of these businesses […]

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Business: African Development Bank makes senior management appointments

The President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, is pleased to announce the following Senior Management appointments: Director, Macroeconomic Forecasting and Research Dr. Hanan Morsy The African Development Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Hanan Morsy as Director, Macroeconomic Forecasting and Research, with effect from March 12, 2018. Dr. […]

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