20 December 2016

Financing the budget with looted funds

by Usman Alabi Analysis The DG of the National Budget Office, Mr. Ben Akabueze yesterday disclosed that N288.6bn which also includes N97.6bn (the naira equivalent of […]
20 December 2016

Budget tracker: Gov Obaseki presents N150bn 2017 budget

by Usman Alabi  The newly elected governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki on Monday presented a budget of N150bn to the State House of Assembly for […]
20 December 2016

Federal tracker: What you need to know about the 2017 proposed budget

by Usman Alabi Below are some of the details of the 2017 proposed budget in figures. Total Budget size: N7.298 trillion Capital expenditure: N2.243 trillion Recurrent […]
19 December 2016

Federal tracker: FG commits N12bn to decongest hospitals in 2017

by Usman Alabi Analysis The Minister of Health , Prof. Isaac Adewole said this on Monday in Abuja at the sideline of the public presentation of […]
19 December 2016

YMonitor project tracker: Progress report of the ongoing Berger road project

by Alabi Usman explainer The ongoing construction of berger road is on the verge of completion. The other part of the road which is the Omole […]
18 December 2016

Bayelsa tracker: Residents of Jonathan’s Otuoke hometown beg Bayelsa govt to repair road

by Ajadi Daniel Residents of former President Goodluck Jonathan’s hometown, Otuoke in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa have appealed to the state government to repair […]
18 December 2016

Budget tracker: Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger presents N108.07 billion budget for 2017

by Usman Alabi The Niger State governor, Abubakar Bello on Friday presented a budget of N108.07 billion for the 2017 fiscal year to the state House […]
18 December 2016

Federal tracker: Nigeria spends N3.4trn annually to import rice, wheat, fish and others

by Alabi Usman Statistics obtained from the CBN has shown that about N3.4 trn is spent annually in Nigeria to import four food items-rice, wheat, fish, […]
18 December 2016

Senate to probe N213bn CBN power intervention fund

by Usman Alabi There is no doubting the fact that power generation in Nigeria has dropped to its lowest level since the beginning of the year, […]