• No plans to sell off all national assets, says Udo-Udoma

    No plans to sell off all national assets, says Udo-Udoma

    According to reports, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo-Udoma, has assured that the Federal Government has no plans to sell off all national assets to fund the fiscal stimulus strategy.

    Udoma gave the clarification in a statement by his Media Adviser, James Akpandem, yesterday, in Abuja.

    He said that the primary objective of the government’s fiscal stimulus plan was not to sell off all major critical national assets but to source for immediate funds to get the economy […]

  • 2017 budget ready in October – Udo-Udoma

    2017 budget ready in October – Udo-Udoma

     

    The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Mr Udoma Udo-Udoma said the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework would be ready and submitted to the National Assembly for consideration by October.

    Udo-Udoma said this in Abuja on Monday at a Stakeholders Consultative Forum with Civil Society Groups and organised private sector on the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework.

    He also said the Federal Government had expended N2.1 trillion out of the N6.06 trillion approved budget for 2016 while only N253 billion of the […]