• Slow budgetary process, a setback to diversifying into agric, says Ogbeh

    Slow budgetary process, a setback to diversifying into agric, says Ogbeh

    According to reports, the slow release of 2016 budgetary allocation to agriculture is hindering the diversification of the economy, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has said.

    He said because the ministry had to follow a very rigid procurement process, it was yet to begin the implementation of any capital project since the budget was approved in May.

    Ogbeh revealed this yesterday in Abuja when the Senate Committee on Agriculture paid a visit to the ministry and added […]

  • Buhari now slow but steady in approach to governance, says Tinubu

    Buhari now slow but steady in approach to governance, says Tinubu

    Former Lagos governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has drawn a parallel between President Muhammadu Buhari’s time as a young military head of state and now that he is the president of the country.

    The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, pointed out that while Buhari was in a hurry as a military ruler in the 80’s, the president has become “slow but steady” in his approach to governance “now that he is older and given his experience”.

    Tinubu stated this on […]