Talking up the gains of his administration over the past two years while thanking Nigerians for their prayers during his extended medical vacation, President Buhari said the projected expenditure in the Budget of Consolidation would fast-track the much-needed economic recovery.
Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari presented a record 8.6trn naira (£21.5bn) budget for 2018 on Tuesday to foster shaky growth in Africa's largest economy.
The three ministries will get money more than the 12 other sectors combined.
The president said the budget is projected at an oil price of $45 per barrel with the production estimate of 2.3 million barrels per day.
In an interview with PREMIUM TIMES, Toby Okechukwu, from Imo state, said the lawmakers were not happy with the pace of implementation of the 2017 budget.
Details of the budget proposal revealed that the Power, Works and Housing has the highest capital project proposal with N555.88 billion.
Argument Leads To Shots Fired Near TCU Campus
The suspect has not been identified, but authorities say he is a black male wearing a white shirt and black trousers . The shooter then got back into his shuttle and drove away from the scene, causing the TCU campus to go into lockdown.
Transportation sector comes second with a projected allocation of N263.10 billion for capital projects.
The Special Intervention Programme was allocated N150 billion while Defence, N145 billion.
Budget provision to the Niger Delta Development Commission increased to N53.89 billion from N34.2 billion in 2017.
"Of the amount, the sum of 6.387 trillion Naira is expected to be realised from oil and gas sources".
"At present, domestic debts account for about 79 percent of the total debt".
The president said that non-oil and other revenue sources of N4.165 trillion would include share of Companies Income Tax (CIT) of N794.7 billion, Value Added Tax (VAT) of N207.9 billion as well as Customs and Excise Receipts, N324.9 billion.
Gordon sat down and conducted the candid interview with GQ just hours prior to his initial meeting with Roger Goodell last week. But know that's a human being there. 'Living in Cleveland, sometimes it could be a nightmare, ' Gordon said.
The Giants also re-acquired linebacker Deontae Skinner, who was most recently on the Raiders' practice squad. Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie also served a one-week suspension for a violation of team rules last month.
David Moyes said he has a point to prove and is "hungry to get things right" after being appointed as West Ham's new manager. It was an ill-fated venture, with the 34-year-old looking well past his best and making only three appearances for West Ham.
Their bodies were reportedly found near a rubber dinghy that had almost sunk, while survivors clung to its side. Salerno police ideal Salvatore Malfi said that women "suffered the worst" of all who were aboard the ships.
Including the New 52 initiative, DC's recent mainstream offerings have been fairly hit (Wonder Woman ) and miss (Batman v. He's done a few Image comics too, further developing them into TV shows ( Powers ) and screenplays ( Jinx and A.K.A.
As such, we can expect to see all manner of interesting cars come out of Volkswagen Group-owned Lamborghini in the near-future. Lamborghini and MIT even said they are also looking into using the car's carbon fiber body as an energy storage medium.
While Diddy had previously said he wouldn't respond to any of his previous rap names, he softened that stance considerably. No stranger to a name change, he has been known by the names Puffy , Puff , Diddy , P Diddy and Puff Daddy over the years.
Instantly.To send and receive money with Apple Pay, you must be at least 18 years old and you must live in the United States. There are quite a few options available in the App Store, including GBoard (free), SwiftKey (free) and Swype ($.99).
Only five percent of Tweets sent were longer than 140 characters and only two percent were over 190 characters. Now the San Francisco tech firm is officially doubling the character limit of its tweets to 280 characters.
On Tuesday No.10 confirmed Patel had suggested the United Kingdom send aid money to the Israeli army in the Golan Heights. May yesterday summoned Patel to No 10 to "remind her of the obligations which exist under the ministerial code".
Ex-Husker Alex Gordon wins his fifth Gold Glove
San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford won his third Gold Glove award on Tuesday, Major League Baseball announced . That's where Rockies infielders Nolan Arenado and DJ LeMahieu ply their trade, play after play, game after game.
Shooter in Custody, Trooper Being Treated for Gunshot Wounds
The suspect fled the scene in a blue Pontiac sedan and drove himself to an area hospital, where he was taken into police custody. Investigators said the man was free to go, but then he flagged the troopers down again and asked about paying the citation.
Jose Mourinho's representatives meet with PSG
Chelsea ran out 1-0 winners over Manchester United on Sunday at Stamford Bridge courtesy of Alvaro Morata's 55th minute header. It will be intriguing to see whether Manchester United make moves in the winter transfer window.
Why sleep deprivation is worse than a hangover
Yet no legal or medical standards exist for identifying overtired drivers on the road the same way we target drunk drivers'. It found that taking getting behind the wheel while sleep-deprived could be just as risky as driving while intoxicated.
'Black Widow' sentenced to death in Japan
The 135-day trial was Japan's second-longest court case of its kind since 2009, when the nation instituted a judge-jury system. A Japanese court has sentenced a " Black Widow " who met wealthy partners via dating agencies and poisoned them with cyanide.